Red Cross Babysitting (11-16yrs)
Gain the basic skills and confidence for responsible babysitting. Learn the responsibilities of a babysitter, how to get along with and care for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and school-aged children. Students will also learn how to handle emergencies and provide first aid. Canadian Red Cross Babysitter’s Manual and Babysitter’s participation card are included.
Preschool 1 | Community Care First Aid
July 21, Sunday, | 9:00AM – 5:00PM | $62/1 class | 227987
August 25, Sunday | 9:00AM – 5:00PM | $62/1 class | 227988
Secret Agent Lab Camp (6-12yrs)
Enter the mysterious and multifaceted world of Secret Agent Lab. Come discover detection – use decoding skills to analyze evidence and become a mystery solver. Have fun with case breaking science!
Room 211 | Mad Science
Jul 22-Jul 26 Monday-Friday | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM | $175/5 classes | 224545
Chemical, Cells and Crime Camp (6-12yrs)
Become a Mad Science Investigator! Campers will use forensic science to track down an elusive ice cream thief. Step into a chemsit’s shoes, mix and dissolve a variety of everyday ingredients to create amazing exothermic and endothermic reactions. Learn the basics of the code of life, and make a model of a cell including the organelles studied. Explore fundamental “nuts and bolts” of chemistry, starting with the principle of “chemically counting”.
Room 211 | Mad Science
Aug 19-Aug 23 M-F | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM | $165/5 classes | 227253
Learning with Magic (6-12yrs)
Want to be a magician? Learn to perform magic tricks, illusions, and basic sleight of hand. Make your own illusions and amaze your family and friends with your new performance and storytelling skills. Props are provided and included in the class fee.
Room 101 | Caroline Dyck
Jul 15-Jul 19 M-F | 9:00AM-12:00PM | $210/5 classes | 227263
Jul 22-Jul 25 M-Th | 1:00PM-4:00PM | $168/4 classes | 227264
Chess for Kids Camp (6-13yrs)
Vancouver Chess School provides professional chess educational program to students from beginners to advanced tournament players. We believe that in the process of learning, playing and competing in chess, children learn the valuable skills of concentration, abstract reasoning, and rational problem-solving, while tapping into their creativity and originality. Chess lessons using electronic presentations and videos, chess tournaments in a variety of fun formats, chess puzzle exercises, game analysis, and chess simultaneous exhibitions. The best part is that the children have fun while learning these lessons www. vanchess.ca Bring a lunch and snacks each day.
Multipurpose Room 201 | Vancouver Chess School
Jul 15-Jul 19 M-F | 9:00AM-3:00PM | $250/5 classes | 224547
Multipurpose Room 211 | Vancouver Chess School
Aug 12-Aug 16 M-F | 9:00AM-3:00PM | $250/5 classes | 224548
Dolphin Kids: “I CAN DO IT!” (6-9 yrs)
NEW! Dolphin Kids Our brains are hardwired to be resilient, connected, and adapt to achieve our very best! In this program, students will learn: – Deep breathing, mindfulness, and attention tools that build a positive “I CAN DO IT!” mindset – Leadership, bonding, and relationship skills through team-building games and collaboration activities – How to overcome failure, be comfortable with mistakes, and innovate despite setbacks – The importance of contribution as a powerful motivator and how to create and participate in a community contribution project! Leave this program with the tools for self-motivation and adaptability in our ever-changing world! No class July 1.
Room 101 | Dolphin Kids | Jul 2-5 Tu-F | 9:00AM-12:00PM | $140/4 session | 230082
Brick Critters (5-10yrs)
It’s a zoo in here! Build various critters including buzzing bees, fluttering butterflies and more. Students will love these moving models that celebrate the wonders of the animal kingdom. All campers go home with a customized Minifigure.
Room 101 | Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver | Jul 8-Jul 12 M-F | 9:00AM-12:00PM | $175/5 classes | 227283
Water Water Everywhere (5-10yrs)
Set Sail with LEGO and discover the Maritime World! Our master builders will be exploring the sea, cruising on sailboat models and stopping around the globe to learn about sea critters. All campers go home with a customized Minifigure.
Room 101 | Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver | Jul 8-Jul 12 M-F | 1:00PM-4:00PM | $175/5 classes | 227284
Superhero Academy (5-10yrs)
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s…Learn the art of the Superhero at Superhero Academy! Join the Avengers as they conquer evil. All go home with a custom made Minifigure.
Room 201 | Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver | Aug 19-Aug 23 M-F | 9:00AM-12:00PM | $175/5 classes | 227286
Jurassic Brick Land (5-10yrs)
Put on your hiking boots and camouflage…you’re about to enter Jurassic Brick Land! We’ll learn about animals that roamed the earth and swam the seas during the Jurassic period. All campers go home with a customized Minifigure.
Room 201 | Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver | Aug 19-Aug 23 M-F | 1:00PM-4:00PM | $175/5 classes | 227285
Video Game Design Jr. (6-8yrs)
Create your own video game! Students will learn creative problem-solving and computational thinking through the game design process while employing the tools and technology that power top games. Each class is rooted in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) topic and also includes time to create, play and analyze games.
Location TBA | UME Academy
Jul 15-Jul 19 M-F | 9:00AM-12:00PM | $150/5 classes | 227325
Room 101 | UME Academy
Aug 12-Aug 16 M-F | 9:00AM-12:00PM | $150/5 classes | 227326
Video Game Design (9-13yrs)
Create your own video game with UME Academy! Students will learn creative problem-solving and computational thinking through the game design process while employing the tools and technology that power top games. Each class is rooted in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) topic and includes time to create, play and analyze games.
Room 101 | UME Academy | Jul 15-Jul 19 M-F | 1:00PM-4:00PM | $150/5 classes | 227327
Byte Camp – 2D Video Game Design (11-15yrs)
Learn how to build an HTML5 game from the ground up using awesome free tools. This is a coding camp, so be prepared to challenge yourself and learn some new skills. Time will be spent learning how to create advanced 2D vector artwork and animated character sprites to make your game look great. The final project is a game you can take home on USB or proudly share with friends online. No previous experience is required however Byte Camp’s Introduction to Coding is recommended. Please bring a lunch, water and snacks each day. Dress for the weather as breaks may be taken outdoors.
Room 101 | Byte Camp | Aug 19-Aug 23 M-F | 9:00AM-3:00PM | $260/5 classes | 222498
Byte Camp – Claymation Movie Production (9-13yrs)
Make your own clay characters come to life, just like Shaun the Sheep! Participants will work with a partner to build their own clay characters, sets and props; develop their own script; shoot their movie scenes; and then learn to edit and add sounds and special effects to complete the whole project. Don’t worry parents, there will be plenty of time devoted to outdoor games and activities! Please bring a lunch, water and snacks each day. Dress for the weather as breaks may be taken outdoors.
Room 101 | Byte Camp | Aug 26-Aug 30 M-F | 9:00AM-3:00PM | $260/5 classes | 222492
Lights, Camera, Action! Movie Making Camp (7-13yrs)
Dreaming of being a broadcaster or movie star? Join the Lights, Camera, Action program!!! We will explore aspects of broadcasting as well as go from “silent to action movies”. Kids will learn all the skills in becoming a reporter, actor, producer, director, and cameraperson while filming with Mac Book computers, iPads and HD/ digital cameras. We use green screen, microphones, props, makeup etc. Students are hands on during the whole production. Professional touch for completing the production will be offset done by Bluetooth for the final showcase. The program is not only creative but includes lots of fun during the indoor and outdoor breaks. Everyone will take home a USB from the production. Be a part of the best acting program! Children should bring snacks (nut free please), water and a lunch. No class Aug 5.
Room 211 | Nadia Dimitrow, AVC | Aug 6-Aug 9 Tu-F | 9:30AM-3:30PM | $210/4 classes | 222485
Cartooning and Animation Camp (7-13yrs)
Cartooning & Animation is a wellestablished program of AVC. We are offering a NEWLY designed high-tech format involving iPads, stands, and iMacs – ground breaking technology which bridges real and digital realms. This program is designed for young animators who are keen to learn Disney’s way of hand drawing in sequence following their favorite animated movies. Students are hands on in every aspect to bring their cartoons to life. They will create their own short animation and edit their clips with sounds, music, voice over, special effects. Once the project is complete, it will be posted online as well as handed out on USB. This program also will involve lots of fun and games outside during filming breaks. Please bring a nut-free snack.
Room 211 | Nadia Dimitrow, AVC | Aug 26-Aug 30 M-F | 9:15AM-12:15PM | $170/5 classes | 222482
Claymation Animation Camp (7-13yrs)
AVC is the premiere animation company with awards in film festivals with children’s production. We are offering a NEWLY designed high-tech format involving – iPads, stands, and iMacs – ground breaking technology which bridges real and digital realms. A professional team will instruct and guide the students in their own creations. They will explore the amazing world of animation in sculpting background, stage and characters using plasticine! Students are hands on in every aspect to bring their cartoons to life. They will create their own short films and edit their clips with sounds, music, voice over, special effects etc. Once the project is complete, it will be posted online as well as handed out on USB. This program also will involve lots of fun and games outside during filming breaks. Please bring a nut-free snack.
Room 211 | Nadia Dimitrow, AVC | Aug 26-Aug 30 M-F | 12:45PM-3:45PM | $170/5 classes | 222483