Calendar

Jul
22
Mon
Jr. Jedi Robotics Summer Camp (Ages 6-9) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 22 @ 8:30 am – Jul 26 @ 3:30 pm

Want to build your very own R2D2 robot? In our hands-on, week-long summer camp, our Jedis-in-training will learn circuitry while learning to code and program their R2D2s 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.

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 6 and up

Dates: Monday, July 22nd – Friday, July 26th 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.

Robotic A.I. and Human Intelligence (Summer Camp – Grades 4-8) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm

In this program, your camper will code and interact with an A.I. robot by the name of JD. Your robot enthusiast will enjoy programming their robot to create human-like functions such as voice recognition, dancing, colour recognition, and more. Campers will also get a hands-on experience in a university lab as the camp infuses robotics with neuroscience and chemistry.

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

Dates: Monday, July 22 – Friday, July 26, 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 – Underwater Ecosystems (Gr. 1-3) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm

Under the sea! Under the sea! Join us for a week-long camp filled with STEM activities! This program will reveal what ocean life is like as our young marine biologists examine relationships between organisms and current challenges facing our oceans. Campers will create models representing different parts of an underwater ecosystem and will bring their projects together with other participants to build one giant ecosystem! Your child will participate in chemistry experiments, learn about biology, and gain real-life experience in a university lab setting. We look forward to diving into the ocean with your aspiring marine biologist!

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

Dates: Monday, July 22nd – Friday, July 26th, 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
29
Mon
App Development Summer Camp (Ages 9-13) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 29 @ 8:30 am – Aug 2 @ 3:30 pm

Now you can code your own app! Learn to create a Magic 8 Ball app, Whack-A-Mole game, or a pong challenge and play them on our Android devices! In this week-long camp, campers will learn coding fundamentals including variables, loops, event handlers, and methods, culminating into becoming a Jr. Master Game Maker.

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 9 and up

Dates: Monday, July 29th – Friday, August 2nd 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.

The Secret Life of Cyberpets Summer Camp (Ages 6-8) @ STEM Learning Lab
Jul 29 @ 8:30 am – Aug 2 @ 3:30 pm

Calling all pet lovers! This interactive offering provides opportunities to create a variety of robotic pets through maker and coding challenges. Students will fashion their mechanical companions from Lego WeDo, Dash and Dot, and Ozobot, and automate them with a block coding language!

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 6 and up

Dates:Monday, July 29th – Friday, August 2nd 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.

Jr. Engineering Academy (Summer Camp – Gr. 1-3) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – Aug 2 @ 3:00 pm

Discovering, learning, prototyping, designing, testing—repeat! All these elements make up design thinking, a process that helps engineers develop innovative solutions to challenges in our changing world. This hands-on camp will immerse your child in the wonderful world of engineering. Campers will experiment with making and operating a pulley system, learn about the flow of electricity through squishy circuits, discover the difference between different types of bridges, and more! Engineering is all around us and this camp will have your future engineer viewing the world in a new and unique way.

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

Dates: Monday, July 29th – Friday, August 2nd 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.

Lego Mindstorms & Minecraft Mania Mashup (Summer Camp – Gr. 4-8) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – Aug 2 @ 3:00 pm

Join us for the ultimate mashup! Combine the excitement of robots with the thrill of Minecraft gaming. Campers will not only build and program their own Lego Mindstorms robot, but also learn to code their own custom Minecraft mods! Participants will also learn about human physiology in a university lab setting as they experiment with hands-on science activities.

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

Dates: Monday, July 29 – Friday, August 2, 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.

Aug
6
Tue
Lego Bot Buddies Summer Camp (Ages 6-9) @ STEM Learning Lab
Aug 6 @ 8:30 am – Aug 9 @ 3:30 pm

In this fun-filled, hands-on summer camp, our little campers will play and learn with the latest Lego WeDo Construction kits. During this four-day program, campers will work as young scientists, engineers and designers to build robots that leverage the core elements of coding, mathematics and simple machines while completing fun challenges. For example, campers will have fun designing and building their own “Bug Bots” that will then be used to solve various real world challenges. This highly engaging summer camp builds early STEM and spatial skills and fosters creativity through play.

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 6 and up

Dates: Tuesday, August 6th – Friday, August 9th 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.

Robot Battles: Build and Code A Robot to Compete and Play Summer Camp (Ages 10-13) @ STEM Learning Lab
Aug 6 @ 8:30 am – Aug 9 @ 3:30 pm

Do you love robots and have a passion for adventure? Then this is the perfect camp for you! Build, wire, and program your own robot to compete in various games and battles. Participants will have fun as they learn to design and customize their robots to compete in obstacle course races, play soccer games, and even challenge other robots in an ultimate robot fight contest! Participants in this camp will gain valuable skills in coding, problem-solving, design and engineering all while making new friends and having fun!

*This camp is recommended for kids ages 10 and up

Dates: Tuesday, August 6th – Friday, August 9th 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.

STEM Explorers – Animal Kingdom (Summer Camp – Gr. 1-3) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – Aug 9 @ 3:00 pm

Lions, zebras, little blades of grass—all are connected! In the animal kingdom, your safari adventurer will journey to various parts of the world as we discover different types of animals, climates, and geographical locations! Campers will participate in chemistry experiments, learn about the human body, and create their own animal with paper mache. This camp provides the opportunity for safari campers to obtain real life experience in a university lab setting while learning about animals from around the world. We look forward to discovering all kinds of marvellous creatures with your adventurous safari guide!

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

Dates: Tuesday, August 6th – Friday, August 9th 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.