Summer of Science 2019

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For more information or to register:

  1. Visit us in Polson Park, 2704 Hwy 6, Vernon BC

  2. Fill out a registration form and email it to info@okscience.ca

  3. Call (250) 545-3644 with your credit card payment

Note:  Grade refers to the grade your child will be entering in September 2019

All camps except Silly Science and Spectrum of Science have
Drop-off from 8:30 - 9:00 am
Camp from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Pickup at 3:00 pm

See below for hours for Silly Science and Spectrum of Science Camps

Week 1

Closed on Monday, July 1, for the observance of Canada Day.

Mythbusters, July 2 – 5, Grades 1 – 4

4 days: $120 for members; $140 for non-members, + GST  
Are eggshells always fragile?  Does toast always land buttered-side down?  Put these myths and others to the test!

Silly Science: Dinosaur Disaster, July 2 - 3, Ages 4 to Kindergarten

2 sessions: $40 for members; $50 for non-members, + GST
     Mornings 9:00 - 11:30 am
Learn new things about old friends in a camp millions of years in the making.

Spectrum of Science, July 4 - 5,  This science camp is offered for children on the autism spectrum, Grades 1 - 6
Drop Off: 8:30 - 8:50 AM / Pickup at 12:00 Noon

2 half days: $50 for members; $60 for non-members, + GST

Explore the full range science has to offer, from chemistry to physics to engineering.

Week 2

Science en Français, July 8 - 12, Grades 4 - 7

5 days: $150 for members; $175 for non-members, + GST
Discover the best of chemistry, physics, and biology!  All instruction in this camp will be in French so children should have a familiarity with the language prior to enrollment.
Current Canadian Parents for French (CPF) Vernon members receive a $25 discount.
Please register at our Front Desk to receive CPF discount.

Survival Science, July 8 - 12, Grades 1 - 4

5 days: $150 for members; $175 for non-members, + GST
Do you have what it takes to survive this camp?  Learn the science behind survival tips and techniques.

Week 3

Space Odyssey, July 15 - 19, Grades 1 - 4

5 days: $150 for members; $175 for non-members, + GST
Calling all future astronauts!  Learn all about space and what it takes to be an astronaut.

Art & Science, July 15 - 19, Grades 1 - 4

5 days: $150 for members; $175 for non-members, + GST
Learn the science behind exciting art projects.

Week 4

Lego We Do: Robots, July 22 - 24, Grades 1 – 3

3 days: $105 for members; $115 for non-members, + GST
Let your inner mad scientist shine with our collection of exciting, intriguing, and strange experiments!

Mad Scientists, July 22 - 26, Grades 1 - 4

5 days: $150 for members; $175 for non-members, + GST
Let your inner mad scientist shine with our collection of exciting, intriguing, and strange experiments!

Week 5

Archaeological Adventure (July 29 – August 1, Grades 1 – 4)

4 days: $120 for members; $140 for non-members, + GST
Mummies, mysteries, & the science of ancient history.

Spies + Private Eyes, July 29 - August 2, Grades 1 - 4

5 days: $150 for members; $175 for non-members, + GST
Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to learn all about modern sleuthing and sneaking!

Week 6

Closed on Monday, August 5, for BC Day.

Wizards + Warriors, August 6 - 9, Grades 1 - 4

4 days: $120 for members; $140 for non-members, + GST
Are you a wizard or a warrior?  Examine the science behind wizardry and magic.  Build catapults and other medieval weapons. 

Lego Mindstorms: Robots, August 6 - 9, Grades 4 - 7

4 days: $120 for members; $140 for non-members, + GST
Lego!  Robots!  'Nuff said!

Week 7

Crazy Chemistry, August 12 - 16, Grades 1 - 4

5 days: $150 for members; $175 for non-members, + GST  
Investigate the world of chemical reactions, mixtures, and solutions.  Don't forget to bring your best mad scientist cackle!

Cool Girls, August 12 - 16, A girls-only science camp, Grades 1 - 4

5 days: $150 for members; $175 for non-members, + GST
Explore chemistry, physics, engineering, and biology.

Week 8

Bug Bonanza, August 19-20, Grades 1 - 4

2 days: $75 for members; $85 for non-members, + GST
Learn how insects are built.  Study them under microscopes.  Build bug catchers so you can go home and capture your favourite insects for Mom!

Game Theory, August 21 - 22, Grades 5 - 7

2 half days (9:00am-12:00noon): $40 for members; $50 for non-members, + GST
Life is a game! Learn to play it well!

Marine Madness, August 19 - 22, Grades 1 - 4

4 days: $120 for members; $140 for non-members, + GST
Get swept up in a week of sea science as we bring the coast to the Okanagan!

Grossology, August 23, Grades 1 – 4

1 days $40 for members; $50 for non-members, + GST
One day this gross is all we could handle. Only strong stomachs need apply!

Week 9

Master Makers, August 26 - 30, Grades 1 - 4

5 days: $150 for members; $175 for non-members, + GST
Calling all aspiring inventors! If you want to master machines this is the camp for you!

Spectrum of Science, August 26 - 27,  This science camp is offered for children on the autism spectrum, Grades 1 - 6
Drop Off: 8:30 - 8:50 AM / Pickup at 12:00 Noon

2 days: $50 for members; $60 for non-members, + GST
Explore the full range science has to offer, from chemistry to physics to engineering.

Silly Science: Gooey Galore, August 28 - 29, Ages 4 to Kindergarten

2 sessions: $40 for members; $50 for non-members, + GST
     Mornings 9:00 - 11:30 am
Hands in. Hands on. Mighty fun. Might be messy.

For all camps:

Cancellations made with at least one week notice will be eligible for a full refund.  Cancellations made before the camp starts, with less than one week notice, may be eligible for a partial refund or camp credits. Once the camp starts we will not be able to make refunds or give credits.