Calendar

Jul
2
Tue
Amazing Race (Ages 9-11) @ West Island College
Jul 2 @ 8:30 am – Jul 5 @ 3:30 pm

Pack your suitcases and grab your passport…we are off on a virtual race around the world! Student teams will use Makey Makey, 3D modelling/printing, and computational thinking to solve challenges with regional themes. This is an offering that emphasizes technology, design, and geography. Travel safe, explorers!

*This camp is recommended for students ages 9-11.

Dates: Tuesday, July 2nd – Friday, July 5th, 2019

Location: 7410 Blackfoot Trail SE, Calgary, AB T2H 1M5

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop-off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Bot Buddies Summer Camp (Ages 6-8) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 2 @ 8:30 am – Jul 5 @ 3:30 pm

An introduction to robots and Blockly coding with Ozobot and Dash robot! Campers will join in a hands-on, creative, and innovative adventure! Bring your creativity, come join us and create a robot puppet show, where you code your robot to create your very own play! Bring your parents and friends to show them your creations!

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 6-8

Dates: Tuesday, July 2nd – Friday, July 5th 2019

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Mindstorm Madness Summer Camp (Ages 10-13) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 2 @ 8:30 am – Jul 5 @ 3:30 pm

An alien invasion is imminent! Using Lego Mindstorms, design, build, and program your very own alien defence robot. Learn valuable programming skills, the engineering design process, and building mechanics to have your robots shoot aliens and save the world! The future is in your hands!

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 10-13

Dates: Tuesday, July 2nd – Friday, July 5th 2018

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary  (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to pick up your campers later than 3:30? No problem! We now offer extended care from 3:30-4:30 for $10.00 daily. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

Minecraft Mania Summer Camp (Ages 9-11) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 2 @ 8:30 am – Jul 5 @ 3:30 pm

Calling all Minecraft enthusiasts! Do you love video games and playing with friends? Come create your own castle and challenge your friends in a quest for survival! In our four-day summer camp, build your world and overcome obstacles with limited resources. Design and customize your very own character and build redstone circuits to learn about electricity. Take the fun off-screen with real-life building and games, and try your friends’ creations at the end of the week in the ultimate gaming tournament! No Minecraft experience necessary.

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 9-11

Dates: Tuesday, July 2nd – Friday, July 5th 2018

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary  (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop-off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to pick up your campers later than 3:30? No problem! We now offer extended care from 3:30-4:30 for $10.00 daily. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

Red Light, Green Light (Ages 9-11) @ West Island College
Jul 2 @ 8:30 am – Jul 5 @ 3:30 pm

Join us as we explore the physics of stop and go! Students will be challenged to engineer rockets that launch, vehicles that race, roller coasters that loop, and a Martian spacecraft that lands safely. Participants will employ three-dimensional modelling using Tinkercad, and 3D print parts for their designs.

*This camp is recommended for students ages 9-11.

Dates: Tuesday, July 2nd – Friday, July 5th, 2019

Location: 7410 Blackfoot Trail SE, Calgary, AB T2H 1M5

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop-off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Robotics Academy Summer Camp (Ages 8-10) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 2 @ 8:30 am – Jul 5 @ 3:30 pm

Want to build your very own R2D2 robot? In our hands-on, four day long summer camp, our Jedis-in-training will learn circuitry while learning to code and program their R2D2 to complete tasks such as sound an alarm when an intruder approaches and/or drive using only ‘The Force’! Yes, you read that right, no controllers… with just the wave of a hand you can guide your robot, just like a real Jedi! Our young Jedis will also have fun and develop their creative capacities as they travel to a galaxy far, far away and experience outer space!

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 8-10

Dates: Tuesday, July 2nd – Friday, July 5th 2018

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary  (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to pick up your campers later than 3:30? No problem! We now offer extended care from 3:30-4:30 for $10.00 daily. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

Minecraft Mania! (Summer Camp – Grades 4-8) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 2 @ 9:00 am – Jul 5 @ 3:00 pm

Calling all Minecraft enthusiasts! Do you love video games and playing with friends? Come create your own castle and challenge your friends in a quest for survival! In our four-day summer camp, build your own world and overcome obstacles with limited resources. Design and customize your very own character and build redstone circuits to learn about electricity. Take the fun off-screen with real-life building and games, and try your friends’ creations at the end of the week in the ultimate gaming tournament! No Minecraft experience necessary.

*This camp is recommended for kids entering into Grades 4 to 8

Dates: Tuesday, July 2nd – Friday, July 5th, 2019

Location: This camp is located in the Upper Campus Health Building (formerly known as the Mountain Weather Services Office) at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, B.C.

Camp time: 9:00am – 3:00pm (drop-off/pick-up times for campers are between 8:30-9:00am and between 3:00-3:30 pm)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to drop off your child early or pick them up later? No problem! We now offer care for all participants before and after camp hours. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

  • Early drop-off: $5.00 per morning (between 7:30-8:30 am)
  • Late pick-up: $5.00 per afternoon (between 3:30-4:30 pm)

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Our refund and cancellation policy helps us accommodate your needs while giving us sufficient time to fill open spots. Please provide written notice (send an email to information@stemlearninglab.com) if you need to withdraw your child from one of our programs. Please note that our program has a possibility of a cancellation due to low enrollment.

Refunds will be issued according to the following schedule:

  • 100% refund: 20 (or more) business days before first camp day
  • 50% refund: 7-19 business days before first camp day
  • No refund: 6 (or fewer) business days before first camp day

*Please note that small service and admin fees will be deducted from all refunds. GST and service fees do apply at time of purchase.

Early Bird Pricing: Use code EarlyBird2019 to receive 10% off until May 31st.

Bursaries: Contact Jennifer Jakobi for more information: jennifer.jakobi@ubc.ca.

STEM Explorers – Space Frontiers (Gr. 1-3) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 2 @ 9:00 am – Jul 5 @ 3:00 pm

Do you have a little explorer at home who would be interested in a summer camp filled with various experiments and hands-on activities? This four-day camp will be filled with opportunities for your aspiring astronaut to create, experiment, and hypothesize while creating their very own rocketship. Blast off into the unknown while participating in chemistry experiments, learning about the human body, and discovering the mysteries of space! This camp gives future astronauts and scientists the chance to obtain real life experience in a university lab setting. We look forward to “Exploring the Unknown Space Frontier” with your little astronaut!

*This camp is recommended for kids entering into Grades 1 to 3

Dates: Tuesday, July 2nd – Friday, July 5th 2019

Location: This camp is located in the Upper Campus Health Building (formerly known as the Mountain Weather Services Office) at the University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, B.C.

Camp time: 9:00am – 3:00pm (drop-off/pick-up times for campers are between 8:30-9:00am and between 3:00-3:30 pm)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Extended Pick-up Option: Need to drop off your child early or pick them up later? No problem! We now offer care for all participants before and after camp hours. Cash only please! Receipts provided upon payment.

  • Early drop-off: $5.00 per morning (between 7:30-8:30 am)
  • Late pick-up: $5.00 per afternoon (between 3:30-4:30 pm)

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Our refund and cancellation policy helps us accommodate your needs while giving us sufficient time to fill open spots. Please provide written notice (send an email to information@stemlearninglab.com) if you need to withdraw your child from one of our programs. Please note that our program has a possibility of a cancellation due to low enrollment.

Refunds will be issued according to the following schedule:

  • 100% refund: 20 (or more) business days before first camp day
  • 50% refund: 7-19 business days before first camp day
  • No refund: 6 (or fewer) business days before first camp day

*Please note that small service and admin fees will be deducted from all refunds. GST and service fees do apply at time of purchase.

Early Bird Pricing: Use code EarlyBird2019 to receive 10% off until May 31st.

Bursaries: Contact Jennifer Jakobi for more information: jennifer.jakobi@ubc.ca.

Jul
8
Mon
Jr. Game Makers Summer Camp (Ages 6-8) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 8 @ 8:30 am – Jul 12 @ 3:30 pm

Do you like creating stories and games? Come learn to code your own! Starting with ScratchJr, build your own scenes and characters and bring them to life through interactive stories. After the campers learn the basics of problem-solving and coding through visual programming blocks, we will build fun interactive games with Scratch. Challenge your friends to compete in your game or beat their scores. Best of all, since ScratchJr and Scratch is a free app, you can keep working on your project at home even after the camp is over!

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 6-8

Dates: Monday, July 8th – Friday, July 12th 2018

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary  (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.

Minecraft Modding Through Code Summer Camp (Ages 10-13) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 8 @ 8:30 am – Jul 12 @ 3:30 pm

Want to create your own game within Minecraft? Take your skills to the next level and build your own customized Minecraft world with block code or JavaScript! Create ‘mods’ that control how your Minecraft game behaves, and battle zombies and creepers by crafting code with Minecraft Education Edition! Prior Minecraft experience is recommended.

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 10 and up

Dates: Monday, July 8th – Friday, July 12th 2019

Location: #200 7101 5th SE Calgary  (we are located on the 2nd floor)

Camp time: 8:30am – 3:30pm (drop off time for campers is between 8:00-8:30am)

Please bring a nut-free lunch and snacks.