Calendar

Jul
2
Tue
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
Lego WeDo Wonders (Summer Camp – Gr. 1-3) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm

Lego WeDo robots really can do it all! In this week-long program, your child will build and code various robotic creations to mitigate environmental disasters. Not only will your child strengthen their cognitive development through hands-on engineering and coding activities, but will also learn about technologies shaping our future. This program will expose campers to a university lab setting, immersing them in the scientific process and explaining how real scientists solve problems!

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

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

Minecraft: Modding Through Coding (Summer Camp – Grades 4-8) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – Jul 12 @ 3:00 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! While no Minecraft experience is required, this camp is recommended for students with prior coding experience or strong computer skills.

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

Dates: Monday, July 8 – Friday, July 12, 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
15
Mon
Animation, Coding, and Digital Storytelling (Gr. 1-3) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm

Digital storytelling is an imaginative and engaging way for kids to share ideas and experiences. Students first create characters, themes, and digital backgrounds using 3DC and StoryJumper. Campers then utilize Scratch Junior, a visual programming language to create their own interactive stories and animations. Later in the week, students will have the chance to connect circuits to their stories with Makey Makey devices, and can create more complex animations with Scratch block coding. We will read popular children’s literature as a means of sparking creativity, and animate stories through coding!

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

Dates: Monday, July 15th – Friday, July 19th, 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 or 250-807-9884.

Robot Wars & Games (Summer Camp – Grades 4-6) @ Upper Campus Health Building
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm

Get ready for some serious robot recreation! Build, wire, and code your very own robot as you compete against others for the chance to be crowned the Robot Wars champion. Participants will design and customize different robots to navigate obstacle course races, play soccer games, and even challenge others in the ultimate bot battle! Campers will also gain hands-on experience in a university lab setting as the camp infuses robotics with neuroscience and chemistry.

*This camp is recommended for kids entering into Grades 4 to 6.

Dates: Tuesday, July 15 – Friday, July 19, 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
22
Mon
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
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
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.