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Keep kids active at Queen's summer camps

 
2014-04-09

By Wanda Praamsma, Communications Officer

A wide variety of camps for children of all ages will be offered at Queen’s this spring and summer. From sports to geography, computers to leadership training, there is something for everyone. Registration is now open for summer programming.

[Science Quest]Science Quest is one of many summer camps offered at Queen's.

Math Quest

Aug. 11-14
For girls entering Grades 9-12

Contact: website or 613-533-2432 or mathquest@mast.queensu.ca
 

Science Quest Camps: Science Camp/Tech Camp/French Science Camp/Brainstorm and Impact/Girls Quest/Girls Quest Tech/Eco Camp/Entrepreneurs in Science

Every week from June 30 – Aug. 29
Grades 4 – 9
 

Contact: sciencequest.ca or 613-533-6870

Barefoot Players Summer Theatre Camp, Department of Drama

Theatre, acting, dance, music, puppetry and masks.

July 7-11 and July 14-18

Ages 6 – 12

Contact: website or barefoot@queensu.ca

Summer SmARTs, Agnes Etherington Art Centre

Art Course
July 7 – 11, 10 am – 3:30 pm
Ages 13 – 16
Instructor: Ben Darrah

Art Day Camp
July 14 – 18 or July 21 – 25
Ages 8 – 12
Instructor: Phoebe Cohoe

Contact: website

Eco-Adventure Camp, Elbow Lake Environmental Education Centre, Queen’s University Biological Station (QUBS)

Eco-Adventure Camp
Ages 10 – 14
7 sessions, July 7 – Aug. 22

Leader in Training Program
Ages 15– 18
July 2 – 4

Family night cabin rentals
Every Thursday during camp sessions

Contact: website or director@ecoadventurecamp.ca

NEW: Queen's French Camp

8 sessions, June 30 – Aug. 22
For children who have completed Senior Kindergarten to Grade 3.
Campers of all abilities in French are welcome.

Contact: website or frenchcamp@queensu.ca

Arts and Science Undergraduate Society (ASUS) Summer Camps

Arts and Science camps
8 weeks, June 30 – Aug. 22

Contact: website or 613-533-6000 ext. 75441

Explore Camps, Department of Geography

Explore Junior
Ages 5 – 8
June 30 – July 4, July 7 – 11, July 14 – 18, Aug. 5 – 8, Aug. 11 – 15

Explore Senior
Ages 9 – 13
July 21 – 25, Aug. 18 – 22

Contact: website or 613-533-6000 ext. 77214 or explore.geography@queensu.ca

SEEQ – Summer Enrichment Experience at Queen’s

For students who have completed Grades 7 – 10
Aug. 10 – 15, Aug. 17 – 22
SEEQ Weekend (excursion to Ottawa): Aug. 15 – 17

International SEEQ (iSEEQ)

Aug. 9  – Aug. 23

Contact: website 

Summer Sports Academy

For students currenlty in Grades 7 and 8 (Junior Academic All-Stars) and students currently in Grades 9-11 (Senior Academic All-Stars).

July 27  – Aug. 1

Contact: website or 613-533-3181 or esu@queensu.ca

Athletics and Recreation camps

Sports Camp (1 week)
June 30 – Aug. 29
Ages 8–13

Sports + Splash (1 and 2 weeks)
July 14 – Aug. 22
Ages 8 – 13

NEW: Little Explorers (1 week)
July 7 – 11
Ages 4 – 6

ActiveFUNdamental Camp (1 week)
July 30 – Aug. 29
Ages 5 – 7

½ Basketball ½ Volleyball (1 week)
June 30 – July 4
Ages 8 – 13

Field Sports Camp (1 week)
July 7 – 11
Ages 8 – 13

Just for Fish (1 week)
Aug. 5 – 8
Ages 8 – 13

Girls Club
July 28 – Aug. 1
Girls ages 10 – 14

NEW: Boys Club
July 28 – Aug. 1
Boys ages 10 – 14

Leader in Training (2 weeks)
July 7 – 18, Aug. 5 – 15
Ages 13 – 18

Swim & Gym (1 week)
Aug. 25 – 29
Ages 8 – 13

Music in Motion (1 week) In partnership with Queen’s Conservatory of Music.
July 21 – 25 and July 28 – Aug. 1
Ages 5 – 7

Ultimate Camp (1 week)
July 28 – Aug. 1
Ages 10 – 16

Basketball Camp (1 week)
Aug. 11 – 15
Players entering Grades 2 – 5

Basketball Academy (1 week)
Aug. 18 – 22
Players entering Grades 6–8

Fencing (1 week)
Aug. 5 – 8
Ages 10 – 16

Football (1 week)
June 30 – July 4
Ages 8–13

Volleyball – Fundamentals Camp (1 week)
July 28 – Aug. 1
Players entering Grades 5 – 8

Volleyball – Player Development Camp (1 week)
Aug. 5 – 8
Players entering Grades 9–12

Contact: website or 613-533-6000 ext. 77686 or qcamps@gogaelsgo.com

 

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