Become an astronomy whiz kid by building your own telescope, and practising stargazing in the inflatable planetarium. Get ready to experiment with sunlight, create impact craters, construct a scale model of the Solar System, and explore alien life in the Universe.
Weeks of July 8, 15, 29, and August 6*, 12, 19
Adventures in Science
Uncover the mysteries of science with a series of dazzling experiments and activities. Camp counsellors lead young scientists in activities involving chemistry, light-sensitive paper, “bubble-ology,” sound effects, and more!
Weeks of July 8, 22, 29, and August 6*, 12, 19
Gadgets and Gizmos
Explore the world of unusual objects, from your favourite toys to trains, drains, and automobiles. Create gadgets that use wind and water power, make some funny putty, and explore sound-and light-energy gadgets.
Weeks of July 8, 15, 22, 29, and August 6*, 12, 19
9 to 12 year olds
Let your creativity run wild by imagining, designing, and building models of cars, towers, and bridges. Make and take home your own tool box, construct a steam engine to power a boat, and assemble electrical circuits.
Weeks of July 8, 15, 22, 29, and August 6*, 12
Adventures in Robotics
What are animatronics and artificial intelligence? Can robots ever replace humans? Work in teams to create and build robotic components. Build your own robot to take home, and talk with Pixel, the Museum’s friendly robot.
Weeks of July 8, 15, 22, and August 6*, 12, 19
Adventures in Gaming - NEW
Dive into the world of computer gaming as the mastermind behind the controls in this virtual world. Explore game development as you design, build, and test your own games. Please note that software used in this camp is in English only, and will be presented bilingually by camp counsellors.
Week of August 19 only; space is limited.
Girls Only camps
Adventures in Science — 6 to 8 year olds — week of July 15
Junior Astronomers — 6 to 8 year olds — week of July 22
Adventures in Robotics — 9 to 12 year olds — week of July 29
Registration is online only.
Starts Monday evening, February 11, at 9 p.m.