Rookie League is a summer long baseball day-camp program for children ages 6 to 12. Toronto Community Housing has run this program for more than 30 seasons to help build strong communities by supporting child development and encouraging teamwork, leadership and fair play on and off the field.
Rookie League program details
In 2023, Rookie League in-person camps ran in 15 TCHC communities:
Blake/Boultbee, Chester Le, Mabelle, Falstaff, Gordonridge, Islington St. Andrews, Kingston Galloway/Lawrence, Markham/Ellesmere, Moss Park, Regent Park, Sparroways, Tobermory, Trethewey, Trimbee, and Victoria Park.
Duration: Every weekday, July 4 to August 18, 2023, excluding holidays
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE for TCHC tenants!
Activities: interactive games, exercise, arts and crafts, and learning activities
Rookie League FAQs
Will programming be available at every site?
In-person camp is only available at the 15 communities above and will only be available to families who live in those communities. Spots are limited and registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Will lunch be provided?
A bagged lunch will be provided.
Who will be responsible for looking after my children?
Each staff team will consist of Senior Program Leaders and Junior Program Leaders. These staff have all gone through an extensive selection process and have been thoroughly trained on the policies and procedures to maintain a professional manner, acting as teachers and role models to the children who attend camp.