Mad Science: Science Adventures

Campers will use forensic science to solve a crime. A visit to Cell City will reveal the inner workings of DNA while a trip down the Organ Trail will provide a Body Portrait. Explore the wonders of gravity, balance and the science behind the illusive sweet spot. Build the strongest helmet for our friend Eggbert […]

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Mad Science: Machine Maniacs

Join us for a week full of creations, chemistry and cameras! Work together with your fellow engineers to build the best bridge in our shake, rattle and roll challenge. Turn your daily newspaper into a four-foot-high Geodesic Dome that you can sit in with your friends. Explore the world of birds and beasts with bird […]

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Mad Science: Eureka!

Welcome to the world of inventions! Children will be challenged to overcome a series of daily tasks by using their brains, brawn, tips from famous inventors, cool equipment and simple machines. They’ll create catapults and forts, design their own light sabers, and assemble a set of circuits using batteries and light bulbs.  While Thomas Edison […]

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Young Authors

We’re calling all young writers, aspiring authors and book lovers! In partnership with Toronto International Festival of Authors (TIFA), campers will explore the wonderful world of literature. Campers will learn about structure, character development, plot and setting in a fun and relaxed environment. This camp stimulates creativity and the imagination of budding young readers and […]

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Chess Challenge

From beginner to experienced, chess lovers will enjoy unparalleled instruction in chess strategy. Working with skilled staff and a Chess Master, campers will learn to “see” the chessboard just like the tournament professionals do. They will be taught how to open a game, defend a piece, mate, avoid stalemate and so much more. Skills are […]

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Comic Book

Calling all comic and graphic novel enthusiasts! Campers will work with staff to learn how to bring their stories to life. Narrative and artistic concepts are explored, which will help inspire and develop the campers’ characters in the pages of their very own comic strips. 

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Intro to Magic

Are you an aspiring magician wanting to hone your craft? Look no further! This camp is excellent for new magicians. With the support of trained staff and a professional magician, campers will learn the tricks of the trade, with opportunities to build on and improve skills and learn something new.  Over the past 30 years, […]

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Citizen Science

In partnership with Swim, Drink, Fish, our campers will explore the environment of Toronto’s waterfront and learn scientific methods and hands-on research techniques.  Campers will also take an ecological approach to explore animal/plant identification, invasive species and revitalization—all things that make our waterfront community so unique!   

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Architecture

We’re calling all aspiring architects! This hands-on program allows campers to participate in model-making, engineering and architectural activities that explore basic concepts of architecture, urban planning and design. Along with our well- trained staff, campers will work with their peers to engage in tasks that develop skills through the design process, decision-making and problem-solving.

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S.T.E.A.M.

Let’s make something! An innovative camp consisting of science, technology, engineering, arts and math equals a fun environment for experimentation and problem-solving. Working with our well- trained staff, young makers will take a hands-on approach to explore various concepts and the interrelations between creative methods in all of their forms. At the end of the […]

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Dungeons & Dragons

Travel to ancient ruins and battle legendary monsters! Dungeons & Dragons is regarded as a foundational contemporary role-playing game. Campers use their imagination and creativity to overcome obstacles and outwit opponents. Campers learn cooperation, independence and problem-solving through storytelling and interacting with peers in this well-supervised program. Suitable for first-time players or experienced D&Ders alike. 

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Dungeons & Dragons: Dungeon Master-in-Training

In this two-week camp, campers will dive further into a world of monsters, intrigue and adventure! In addition to playing D&D, campers will be taught the skills of the Dungeon Master Campers will learn storytelling, craft characters more effectively, set and enforce the table rules. Teamwork, co-operation, problem-solving and creativity are honed through great adventures […]

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Magic

Do you believe in magic? This two-week camp will take you on a magic carpet ride. This camp is excellent for new and experienced magicians alike. With the support of trained staff and a professional magician, campers will learn the tricks of the trade, build on and improve skills and learn something new. At the […]

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Senior Chess

For advanced chess lovers! Working with skilled staff and a Chess Master, campers learn to “see” the chessboard just as the tournament professionals do. Campers will have the opportunity to review fundamentals, receive coaching and challenge other campers that have similar chess experience. Campers will be taught various strategies on how to open a game, […]

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Senior Authors

We’re calling all aspiring writers, authors and book lovers! In partnership with Toronto International Festival of Authors (TIFA), campers will explore the wonderful world of literature. Campers will learn how to develop a well-rounded structure, characters, setting and plot. Campers will be encouraged to express an artistic point of view and push their creativity to […]

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Young Builders

Imagine, build and create! This hands-on camp is perfect for any young builder who wants to experiment with a various materials. Through creative thinking, problem-solving, teamwork and a whole lot of imagination, campers will have the opportunity to build structural models, engineering projects and explore other design-related activities. 

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Reptilia

We are excited to offer this interactive and educational experience for all young reptile enthusiasts in partnership with Reptilia Zoo! Reptilia Zoo is a CAZA-accredited educational organization devoted to showcasing and promoting the importance of different reptiles and amphibians in nature. Working with passionate and confident reptile handlers, campers will have hands-on experience with various […]

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