What to Bring

What to Bring

General Clothing

1 pair pyjamas, 1 pair slippers/indoor shoes, 1 hat for sun protection, underwear, long socks, 2 sweaters or sweatshirt, 3 pairs of jeans or heavy pants, shirts, warm jacket,track pants

Winter Clothing

1 heavy winter coat, 1 pair heavy warm lined boots, 1 turtleneck sweater, long underwear / ski pants, 1 toque (winter hat),warm waterproof mitts (2 pairs), scarf, heavy wool winter socks, warm long sleeved shirts

Toiletry Articles

comb and brush,toothbrush and toothpaste, soap in a plastic container, 1 facecloth, 1 hand towel, 1 bath towel, deodorant, bag to carry above items, shampoo, lip salve, facial tissues (Kleenex), water bottle, backpack, feminine products.

Please make sure all products are scent-free.


pillow, pillowcase, sleeping bag or 2 sheets, heavy comforter, or blanket


insect repellent (liquid or stick not aerosol), quiet games (cards, chess etc.), musical instruments, reusable bags for dirty laundry


A Reminder Please label all articles with your name.
The centre can provide rain ponchos and rain and winter boots for those students who require them.

Please Read!

For personal safety read the "DO NOT BRING" list below!

Do not bring!

gum, beverages, matches, cigarettes, radio, tape players, weapons (including knives/multi-tools), money, flashlight or video/electronic games.

A one page packing checklist is linked here.   A colourful visual for "Dressing for the Weather" is linked here.


Packing Checklist                                                                Dressing for the Weather     

Tick Checks