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Explore Your Curiosity

  • Tuesday, August 8 to Friday, August 11 (four days)
  • Age group: ages 7 to 9 (campers must have completed grade one)
  • Gender: co-ed

This camp allows children to participate in all kinds of science, technology and engineering adventures. Program activities include nature adventures, daily outdoor activities, science experiments and engineering challenges.  Each Day will have new activities.  This session is co-educational.

Young Inventors Unite

  • Monday, July 17 to Friday, July 21
  • Age group: ages 7 to 11 (campers must have completed grade one)
  • Gender: co-ed

Come and be young inventors as you explore and experiment with cool materials such as squishy circuits, learning to use simple tools, construct a switch to understand how a simple circuit works, play with conductive materials and create objects on a 3D printer.  Take home a project that you designed, created and built from scratch!  Each day includes cooperative outdoor activities.  This session is co-educational.

Turtle Island

  • Monday, August 14 to Friday, August 18
  • Age group: ages 9 to 13
  • Gender: co-ed

This camp is designed to uncover and explore the relationship between Indigenous people and the land. Campers will participate in a week long journey exploring the traditional knowledge of Indigenous people to better understand their responsibility as stewards of the environment. Connections between STEAM and Indigenous knowledge will be explored through hands-on activities. Campers will engage in outdoor games and activities. This session is co-educational.

Exploration Galore

  • Tuesday, July 4 to Friday, July 7 (four days)
  • Age group: ages 9 to 14
  • Gender: co-ed

Get ready with your lab coat, safety goggles and imagination! The week is filled with hands-on engineering challenges, technology explorations, science experiments and outdoor adventures. Learn about different aspects of engineering, biology, chemistry and physics while building new skills. Each day has a different theme. Smaller groups will be formed on the first day of camp based on age. Each day includes cooperative outdoor activities.  This session is co-educational.

Now That's Cool!

  • Monday, July 10 to Friday, July 14
  • Age group: ages 9 to 14
  • Gender: girls session

Join us for this program just for girls! Learn how STEAM projects can enhance your daily life while exploring real world applications for these technologies.  Bring along a girlfriend to share your excitement in the latest cool projects, which you will take home. Campers will develop plans to market their designs! Daily outdoor activities will be included.

Full STEAM Ahead

  • Monday, July 31 to Friday, August 4
  • Age group: ages 9 to 14
  • Gender: co-ed

Art, nature and technology go hand-in-hand. This session will provide opportunities to discover elements of STEAM using the iPad, digital cameras and cool interactive technologies to explore different environments. Campers will experiment with a variety of media including nature art, iPad drawing and photography applications, iPad movies, 3D printing, wearable technologies and  interactive toys.  Daily indoor and outdoor activities will be included.  This session is co-educational.

Design It, Create It, Build it!

  • Monday, July 24 to Friday, July 28
  • Age group: ages 11 to 15
  • Gender: co-ed

Find out what all the buzz is about Makerspace activities as you tinker, create, build and explore with a variety of materials. Each day will provide opportunities to learn new skills such as wiring, soldering, working with simple electronics and circuits, woodworking and 3D printing.  Campers will take home a project of their design.  Each day includes cooperative outdoor activities.  This session is co-educational.

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