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Friday September 27
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Head north, step west, and look all around; Earth is teaming with life, nature, and patterns. Come explore classifications, map reading, and nature cycles. What are the “lungs” of planet Earth and the difference between coniferous or deciduous? Why do animals migrate and how do they know their route? Join this camp for a cardinal connection to nature!
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This camp is currently sold out. Please contact Jamie at jfranzmann@thediscoverycentre.ca to be added to the waitlist
Friday September 27
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Head north, step west, and look all around; Earth is teaming with life, nature, and patterns. Come explore classifications, map reading, and nature cycles. What are the “lungs” of planet Earth and the difference between coniferous or deciduous? Why do animals migrate and how do they know their route? Join this camp for a cardinal connection to nature!
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This camp is currently sold out. Please contact Jamie at jfranzmann@thediscoverycentre.ca to be added to the waitlist
Friday October 25
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Mind-bending challenges await in this camp designed to puzzle the best problem solvers. Put your skills to the test with an exciting twist on classic Rubik’s Cube challenges, explore a labyrinth of scientific riddles and whodunits, and learn how to create your own puzzles to challenge your friends and family!
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This camp is currently sold out. Please contact Jamie at jfranzmann@thediscoverycentre.ca to be added to the waitlist
Friday October 25
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Mind-bending challenges await in this camp designed to puzzle the best problem solvers. Put your skills to the test with an exciting twist on classic Rubik’s Cube challenges, explore a labyrinth of scientific riddles and whodunits, and learn how to create your own puzzles to challenge your friends and family!
Sold Out
This camp is currently sold out. Please contact Jamie at jfranzmann@thediscoverycentre.ca to be added to the waitlist
Friday November 22
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
What do Oceanographers, Seismologists, Metallurgists, or Zoologists do? What will you be when you grow up? You will not pick a career if you never knew it existed! Be prepared to sample careers and explore fields of science known and unknown.
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This camp is currently sold out. Please contact Jamie at jfranzmann@thediscoverycentre.ca to be added to the waitlist
Friday November 22
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
What do Oceanographers, Seismologists, Metallurgists, or Zoologists do? What will you be when you grow up? You will not pick a career if you never knew it existed! Be prepared to sample careers and explore fields of science known and unknown.
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$45.00
 
Thursday November 28
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Chris Hadfield dreamed as a child of becoming an astronaut and thinking up ways to prepare himself. He thought “astronauts fly, so I’m going to become an air cadet and learn to fly.” Let’s prepare for blast-off! What will we need? Join our camp for an out-of-this-world adventure exploring languages, solving puzzles, and working as a part of Discovery Centre’s junior astronaut team.
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This camp is currently sold out. Please contact Jamie at jfranzmann@thediscoverycentre.ca to be added to the waitlist
Thursday November 28
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Chris Hadfield dreamed as a child of becoming an astronaut and thinking up ways to prepare himself. He thought “astronauts fly, so I’m going to become an air cadet and learn to fly.” Let’s prepare for blast-off! What will we need? Join our camp for an out-of-this-world adventure exploring languages, solving puzzles, and working as a part of Discovery Centre’s junior astronaut team.
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$50.00
 
$45.00
 
Wednesday March 25
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
We’ll separate fact from fiction in your favorite books and fables with a little scientific investigation. Can the average person leap tall buildings in a single bound like a comic book hero? Could a tortoise really race a rabbit? Besides rain and snow is it possible for meatballs to fall from the sky? Put on your critical thinking hats as we read between the lines.
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This camp is currently sold out. Please contact Jamie at jfranzmann@thediscoverycentre.ca to be added to the waitlist
Wednesday March 25
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
We’ll separate fact from fiction in your favorite books and fables with a little scientific investigation. Can the average person leap tall buildings in a single bound like a comic book hero? Could a tortoise really race a rabbit? Besides rain and snow is it possible for meatballs to fall from the sky? Put on your critical thinking hats as we read between the lines.
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Quantity
Price
$50.00
 
$45.00
 
Thursday April 02
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Bop, sway, whistle away. Listen up campers, this day has a dance-party feel but the turntables are spinnin’ up science. Evidence of the world first known instruments, to birds in cages, to radios, and rock n’ roll, you won’t want to miss a beat. How have inventions aided and created the music we know and love? Can music connect us to feelings, memory, or culture? We aim for resounding experiences.
Sold Out
This camp is currently sold out. Please contact Jamie at jfranzmann@thediscoverycentre.ca to be added to the waitlist
Thursday April 02
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Bop, sway, whistle away. Listen up campers, this day has a dance-party feel but the turntables are spinnin’ up science. Evidence of the world first known instruments, to birds in cages, to radios, and rock n’ roll, you won’t want to miss a beat. How have inventions aided and created the music we know and love? Can music connect us to feelings, memory, or culture? We aim for resounding experiences.
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Quantity
Price
$50.00
 
$45.00
 
Friday May 15
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
After spring thaw occurs does it surprise you how much litter is revealed? What are single use plastics? What are the 3Rs and what small changes in our lives can make a big impact? Where does the garbage go on collections day? What innovative things can we do with trash? We encourage you to pack a litter-less lunch. Waste not want not.
Sold Out
This camp is currently sold out. Please contact Jamie at jfranzmann@thediscoverycentre.ca to be added to the waitlist
Friday May 15
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
After spring thaw occurs does it surprise you how much litter is revealed? What are single use plastics? What are the 3Rs and what small changes in our lives can make a big impact? Where does the garbage go on collections day? What innovative things can we do with trash? We encourage you to pack a litter-less lunch. Waste not want not.
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Quantity
Price
$50.00
 
$45.00
 
Monday June 29
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
When did circus’ start? How does learning STEAM help with your act? Juggle, balance, and deduce facts from fiction in these traveling entertainment shows. Fire, magic, smoke and mirrors paired with fascinating trained animals, acrobatics records and daring tricks. Perform the science that enables such incredible feats. Clowning around is required but keep a sharp eye not fall for distractions and illusions.
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$50.00
 
$45.00
 
Monday June 29
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
When did circus’ start? How does learning STEAM help with your act? Juggle, balance, and deduce facts from fiction in these traveling entertainment shows. Fire, magic, smoke and mirrors paired with fascinating trained animals, acrobatics records and daring tricks. Perform the science that enables such incredible feats. Clowning around is required but keep a sharp eye not fall for distractions and illusions.
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Quantity
Price
$50.00
 
$45.00
 
Event registration summary
Nov 22 8-12 years A Day in the Life:
PD Camp Non-member
0
$50.00
PD Camp Member
0
$45.00
Nov 28 8-12 years Astronaut Adventures:
PD Camp Non-member
0
$50.00
PD Camp Member
0
$45.00
Mar 25 8-12 years Fable, Fantasy and the Facts:
PD Camp Non-member
0
$50.00
PD Camp Member
0
$45.00
Apr 2 8-12 years Music Notes:
PD Camp Non-member
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$50.00
PD Camp Member
0
$45.00
May 15 8-12 years Trash or Treasure:
PD Camp Non-member
0
$50.00
PD Camp Member
0
$45.00
Jun 29 5-7 years Circus of STEAM:
PD Camp Non-member
0
$50.00
PD Camp Member
0
$45.00
Jun 29 8-12 years Circus of STEAM:
PD Camp Non-member
0
$50.00
PD Camp Member
0
$45.00
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