Children’s Programs

View course listing | View PDF of course outline | Register for Courses

To register for a program:

  • Copy the program code (e.g. 45570)
  • Go to the Roundhouse Park Board registration page and paste the program code into the ‘Search by keyword OR number’ field, then click the ‘Search’ button.
  • In order to register, you will need to create an account, if you don’t already have one.

Spring/Summer Registration Mon Mar 13 (online & in-person) Tues Mar 14 9am (phone)


BIRTHDAY PARTY

BIRTHDAY PARTY (2-8)

Have your birthday party at the Roundhouse. Party packages are for ages 2-8 and are not suitable for parties larger than 20 children due to space restrictions. No parties Apr 15, 16, May 13, 20, 21, Jul 1, 2. Cancellations require 10 days advance notice to avoid charges. Caregiver participation is required.
Note: Roundhouse fire safety prohibits compressed gas and containers, so no helium balloons.
Party package includes:
Fun and energetic leader to help lead and supervise activities
Decorations and balloons
Arts and crafts project
45 minutes of gym time with bouncy castle & play equipment
Access to Engine 374 Pavilion
Sa Su | Apr-Jun | 11:30am-1:30pm | $140 sm or $198 lrg | 2-8 | Arts & Crafts Rm/Gym
Sa Su | Jul -Aug | 11:30am-1:30pm | $140 sm or $198 lrg | 2-8 | Arts & Crafts Rm/Gym
Instructor: Kerry Wang


CREATIVE ARTS


Cancelled Catch a Famous Artist (5-8) $12/drop-in
Learn about famous artists using creative processes like drawing, painting, clay, collage and sculpture. Drop-ins are welcome only if the class is not full.
Tu | Apr 11-Jun 20 | 3:30-4:30pm | $115.50/11 sess | 98729 | 5-8 | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Sun Rey Han 

Cancelled Cartooning & Animation (7-12)
Learn Disney’s way of drawing cartoons in this high-tech course. Create your own short animation with sounds, music, voice-over and special effects — and get in some fun and games too. Share your finished project online and on USB. No class May 3.
We | Apr 5-May 31 | 3:30-5:30pm | $145/8 sess | 98728 | 7-12 | Room C
Instructor: AVC Communications 

Manga Illustration (8-13)  $15/drop-in
Are you a fan of Naruto, Sailormoon, and the like? Explore, create, and design while learning about the history of this well-known Japanese artform. Learn drawing skills in the different artistic styles used in manga. Drop-ins are welcome only if space is available.
We | Apr 19-Jun 14 | 3:30-5pm | $117/9 sess | 105565 | 8-13 | Room A
Instructor: Christina Kam

Pottery Expressions (9-12)
Learn hand-building, sculpting and wheel-throwing in a fun, creative setting. Bring home projects such as boxes with lids, embossed mugs, plates with handles, animal sculptures, castles and more. Bring a smock.
Th | Apr 20-Jun 15 | 3:30-5:30 pm | $123.75/9 sess | 98834 | 9-12 | Pottery St
Instructor: David Robinson

Cancelled Mixed-media Pottery for Kids (5-12)
In this art-intensive class develop your own creative process through mixed media sculpture, Plasticine modelling, colour theory and various painting techniques. No class May 5.
Fr | Apr 21-Jun 16 | 3:45-4:45pm | $74/8 sess | 98718 | 5-8 | Room C
Fr | Apr 21-Jun 16 | 5-6:30pm | $82/8 sess | 98719 | 9-12 | Room C
Instructor: David Robinson

Yarn-Around — An Artist in Communities Project (6-10)
Explore the intersection of dance, yarn and collective narratives all over the Roundhouse community centre. Young people ages 6-10 are invited to this free weekly dance program to be part of Yarn-Around. Join dance artist, Julie Lebel every week. No sessions during spring break Mar 20-31
We | Feb 15-May 10 | 4-5pm | Free | 108475 | 6-10 | Dance St
Instructor: Julie Lebel


DANCE


Acrobatic Dance (6-10)    $9.50/drop-in
Learn to combine fundamental dance principles with rhythmic and classical gymnastics in this playful class. Using fun routines, creative movement, games, stories and props, dancers will achieve balance, coordination, awareness and strength.
Th | Apr 6-Jun 22 | 4:15-5pm | $102/12 sess | 98710 | 6-10 | Dance St
Th | Jul 6-Aug 31 | 4:15-5pm | $76.50/9 sess | 102994 | 6-10 | Dance St
Instructor: Espirito Santo Mauricio

Creative Ballet (5-8)        $9.50/drop-in
Learn about posture, tempo, shapes and space, along with basic movement and ballet skills. Grow your musical awareness through music, stories, rhythms and games. We’ll talk about what to wear in the first class. No class Apr 15, May 13, 20.
Sa | Apr 1-Jun 24 | 11:30am-12:30pm | $102.50/10 sess | 98733 | 5-8 | Dance St
Instructor: Serena Morphy


Education


Cancelled Bricks 4 Kidz Jr. Robotics II (7-12)
How would you like to turn your next LEGO® creation into a robot, programmed to do exactly what you tell it to? Have all the fun of building with LEGO® bricks, plus the challenge of computer programming with WeDo’s drag-and-drop icon-based software. This action-packed program combines real-life skills with real-kid fun. No class May 5 .
Fr | Apr 21-Jun 16 | 3:30-4:30pm | $164/8 sess | 97473 | 7-12 | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver

Eureka! Mad Science Club (5-12)
Become an inventor! With a little ingenuity you can create catapults and forts, construct working light sticks to take home, and assemble a set of circuits with batteries and light bulbs. While Thomas Edison said, “Invention is 10% inspiration and 90% perspiration,” this class is 100% fun. No class May 13, 20.
Sa | Apr 22-Jun 10 | 9:30-10:30am | $130/6 sess | 98794 | 5-7 | Mezz Meeting Rm
Sa | Apr 22-Jun 10 | 11am-12pm | $130/6 sess | 98795 | 8-12 | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor: Mad Science, www.madscience.org


LANGUAGES


Cancelled Spanish: Beginners (5-10) Cancelled
Say hola to Spanish. Learn the basics of this beautiful language with games, songs, and crafts. Caregiver participation is optional for this class. No class Apr 17, May 22.
Mo | Apr 3-Jun 19 | 3:30-4:30pm | $98/10 sess | 98841 | 5-10 | Room C
Instructor: Gloria Alonso

Spanish: Intermediate (5-10)
For those with a basic command of Spanish. Continue learning this beautiful language with songs, games and crafts. New students are welcome. No class Apr 17, May 22.
Mo | Apr 3-Jun 19 | 4:35-5:35pm | $98/9 sess | 98842 | 5-10 | Room C
Instructor: Gloria Alonso


MARTIAL ARTS


Karate                                  $11/drop-in
Learn discipline, gain confidence and flexibility, develop a sense of cooperation, and have fun. Note: there are additional fees for Karate BC membership, the purchase of a uniform and testing for belts. Program fees are due on the first class of each month. A 10% discount is available when you register for three consecutive months at one time. No class Apr 14, 17, May 22, Jun 30, Jul 3, Aug 7.
Instructor: Hamid Tarighatbin
Spring Session
Apr 3-28 | May 5-29 | Jun 2-26
Karate: Fun (4-7) 3:30-4:30pm | $60/mo | Room B
Karate: Junior (8-10) 4:30-5:30pm | $60/mo | Room B
Karate: Senior (11-18) 5:30-6:30pm | $70/mo | Room B
Karate: Green Belt & Above (11-18) 6:30-7:30pm | $70/mo | Room B NO DROP-INS

Summer Session
Jul 7-31 | Aug 4-Sep 1
Karate: Fun (4-7) 4-5pm | $60/mo | Room B
Karate: Junior/Senior (8+) 5:15-6:15pm | $60/month | Room B
Karate: Green Belt & Above (11-18) 6:30-7:30pm | $70/mo | Room B NO DROP-INS


MUSIC


Music Lessons
Private lessons are 30 minutes in length. There will be no make-up classes for any lessons that the student isn’t able to attend. Music refund requests prior to the start of your private lessons must be made no later than the day before the class starts in order to receive a full refund minus the admin fee. After private lessons start there will be no refund. No registration after the second class.
Access to the practice room piano is for piano students currently enrolled in piano lessons. The music room piano is available to all patrons.

Violin with Hannah (6+)
Hannah is an expert in teaching beginners and intermediate students to enhance their foundation techniques, which can become crucial to move on to the next level of playing the instrument. Students will also learn music theory and sight-reading in accordance with their experience with music. No class Apr 17, May 22, Aug 7.
Mo | Apr 3-Jun 19 | 3:30-5:30pm | $236/10 sess | 98853-57 | 6+ | Board Rm
Mo | Jul 10-Aug 21 | 4-5:30pm | $138/6 sess | 109075-37 | 6+ | Board Rm
Instructor: Hyunah Kim

Voice with Asheida (7+)
Learn fun exercises for more ease, connection and balance in your voice and sing the songs you love. Adult lessons available. Contact Asheida to register younger students or for multiple bookings for a child new to lessons.
Tu | Apr 11-Jun 27 | 1-8pm | $370/12 sess | 98858-65 | 7+ | Music Rm
Tu | Jul 4-Aug 8 | 1-8pm | $186/6 sess | 106716-29 | 7+ | Music Rm
Instructor: Asheida Music Company

Piano with Asheida (6-13)
Have fun learning piano through patterns, improvisation, fun and deep-practice strategies as well as ear-training, sight-reading exercises and repertoire. No multiple bookings. One half hour per student. Students are expected to practice at home at least four days/week.
Tu | Apr 11-Jun 27 | 3-5:30pm | $246/12 sess | 98814-19 | 6-13 | Practice Rm
Tu | Jul 4-Aug 8 | 3-5:30pm | $126/6 sess | 106716-21 | 6-13 | Practice Rm
Instructor: Asheida Music Company

Piano with Lydia (6+)
One-on-one piano lessons for all ages and levels where students learn the art of piano playing and music appreciation. Educational, exciting and rewarding. Adult lessons available. No class May 21
Su | Apr 9-Jun 18 | 9:30am-4pm | $200/10 sess | 97189-202 | 6+ | Practice Rm
We | Apr 12-Jun 21 | 3-7:30pm | $220/11 sess | 97179-88 | 6+ | Practice Rm
Su | Jul 9-Aug 20 | 9:30am-4pm | $140/7 sess | 97213-26 | 6+ | Practice Rm
We | Jul 12-Aug 23 | 3-7:30pm | $140/7 sess | 97203-12 | 6+ | Practice Rm
Instructor: Lydia Kay

Piano with Julia (5+)
A fun and practical approach to learning piano. Students gain a well-rounded knowledge of piano that includes performance, technique, artistry and theory. Royal Conservatory students are welcome for examination preparation. A list of required books is available during the first lesson. No class May 25.
Th | Apr 13-Jun 22 | 5-6:30pm | $200/10 sess | 98830-33 | 5+ | Practice Rm
Th | Jul 6-Aug 24 | 5-6:30pm | $160/8 sess | 107230-33 | 5+ | Practice Rm
Instructor: Julia Villafuerte

Piano with Grace (5+)
A fun and practical approach to playing the piano. Learn dexterity, listening, rhythm and theory. Royal Conservatory students are welcome for examination preparation. Adult lessons available. No class Apr 14
Fr | Apr 7-Jun 23 | 2-8:30pm | $220/11 sess | 98679-80,98208-19 | 5+ | Practice Rm
Fr | Jul 7-Aug 11 | 2-8:30pm | $120/6 sess | 98222-32,102528-30 | 5+ | Practice Rm
Instructor: Grace Ng

Piano with Christina (4+)
Explore the art of piano in a fun and challenging atmosphere. From basic beginners to those that are preparing for exams, all students are welcome. Lessons are customized to your developmental level. No previous experience is required but a piano to practice on is recommended. No class May 13, 20
Sa | Apr 15-Jun 24 | 11-4pm | $180/9 sess | 98820-29 | 4+ | Practice Rm
Sa | Jul 8-Aug 26 | 11-4pm | $162/8 sess | 105529-38 | 4+ | Practice Rm
Instructor: Christina Kam

Guitar with Justin (7+)
Play your favorite songs and learn new pop, rock, and classical music. Lessons encourage musical and personal growth, with an emphasis on a positive and exciting learning experience. Students must bring their own instrument to class. No class Apr 14.
Fr | Apr 7-Jun 23 | 1-6:30pm | $220/11 sess | 98766-77 | 7+ | Board Rm
Instructor: Justin Gorie


SPORTS


Basketball Skills for Kids (5-12) $8.50/drop-in
Learn teamwork and the fundamentals of basketball: dribbling, shooting, defense, proper nutrition and sportsmanship. No class Apr 17, May 22.
Mo | Apr 10-Jun 19 | 3:30-4:15pm | $67.50/9 sess | 98721 | 5-7 | Gym
Mo | Apr 10-Jun 19 | 4:15-5pm | $67.50/9 sess | 98722 | 8-12 | Gym
Instructor: Zaheed Bakare

Tennis: Indoors (6-13)
Students of all levels learn basic skills in drills and game-like settings in the gym. Classes have a 6:1 student-to-instructor ratio.
We | Apr 12-May 3 | 3:35-4:35pm | $62/4 sess | 103006 | 6-8 | Gym
We | Apr 12-May 3 | 4:35-5:45pm | $72/4 sess | 103004 | 9-13 | Gym
Instructor: Gayle Dobson

Tennis: Indoor & Outdoor (6-13)
Students of all levels learn basic skills through drills and games. Classes have 6:1 student-to-instructor ratio. At David Lam Park or in the Roundhouse gym, depending on the weather. Call Gayle 604-605-8224 if the weather is uncertain.
We | May 10-31 | 3:35-4:35pm | $62/4 sess | 102998 | 6-8 | David Lam Courts/Gym
We | May 10-31 | 4:35-5:45pm | $72/4 sess | 103000 | 9-13 | David Lam Courts/ Gym
Instructor: Gayle Dobson

Tennis: Outdoors (6-13)
Practice and game-like settings for intermediate to advanced junior players. Held at Stanley Park Courts. Call Gayle 604-605-8224 if the weather is uncertain.
Fr | Jun 2-23 | 4:30-6pm | $93/4 sess | 105410 | 6-8 | Stanley Park Courts
Fr | Jun 2-23 | 4:30-6pm | $93/4 sess | 105411 | 9-13 | Stanley Park Courts
Fr | Jul 21-Aug 11 | 4:30-6pm | $93/4 sess | 105469 | 6-8 | Stanley Park Courts
Fr | Jul 21-Aug 11 | 4:30-6pm | $93/4 sess | 105470 | 9-13 | Stanley Park Courts
Instructor: Gayle Dobson

Breakaway Soccer (6-12)    $13/drop-in
Improve skills such as passing, receiving, shooting and dribbling. Work on your physical fitness while learning technical aspects of the game. Boost your confidence with team play.
Sa | Apr 8-May 6 | 9:30-10:30am | $60/5 sess | 98723 | 6-8 | David Lam Field
Sa | Apr 8-May 6 | 9:30-10:30am | $60/5 sess | 106808 | 9-12 | David Lam Field
Sa | May 13-Jun 10 | 9:30-10:30am | $60/5 sess | 106813 | 6-8 | David Lam Field
Sa | May 13-Jun 10 | 9:30-10:30am | $60/5 sess | 98724 | 9-12 | David Lam Field
Instructor: Felicia Bartolomeo


ELSIE ROY PROGRAMS


Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Basketball (6-12)
A fun and exciting introduction to basketball skills like dribbling, shooting, defense, nutrition and the importance of sportsmanship and team work. No class Apr 17, May 22.
Mo | Apr 10-Jun 12 | 12:25-12:55pm | $50/8 sess | 98744 | 6-8 | Gym
Mo | Apr 10-Jun 12 | 12:25-12:55pm | $50/8 sess | 98745 | 9-12 | Gym
Instructor: Zaheed Bakare

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Handicrafts in Spanish (5-10)
Say hola to Spanish. Learn basic Spanish expressions and vocabulary while working on fun crafts. No class Apr 17, May 22.
Mo | Apr 10-Jun 19 | 12:25-12:55pm | $56.25/9 sess | 98750 | 5-10 | Room C
Instructor: Gloria Alonso

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Art Attack (5-10)
Get your hands on everything from origami, clay modeling, stamping and collage to abstract art, finger painting, crafting and more. At the end of the program take home a scrapbook full of your art.
Tu | Apr 11-Jun 20 | 12:25-12:55pm | $96.25/11 sess | 98742 | 5-10 | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Sun Rey Han

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Hip Hop (5-12)
Learn the basics of hip hop dance in this high-energy program. Discover new moves and challenging choreography. Leave feeling energized, confident and excited about dance.
Tu | Apr 11-Jun 13 | 12:25-12:55 pm | $77.50/10 sess | 98751 | 5-12 | Dance St
Instructor: Vancouver Performing Stars, www.performingstars.ca

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Soccer (7-12)
Build soccer and handball skills through drills and practice. Handball is a new game where the players pass the ball and score by hand. We’ll finish off each noon hour with a fun game that will help everyone feel part of the team.
Tu | Apr 11-Jun 20 | 12:25-12:55pm | $74.25/11 sess | 98755 | 7-12 | Gym
Instructor: TBA

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: All Stars Performers (5-12)
Learn songs and dances from popular musicals like Frozen, Wicked, Annie or The Sound of Music. Learn confidence, musical expression, drama and choreography in a supportive and creative class.
We | Apr 12-Jun 14 | 12:25-12:55pm | $72.50/10 sess | 98741 | 5-12 | Dance St
Instructor: Jordan Thomson

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Learning with Magic (5-12)
Want to be a magician? Learn to perform magic tricks, illusions, and basic sleight of hand. Make your own illusions and amaze your family and friends with your new performance and storytelling skills. All props are provided and included in the class fee.
We | Apr 19-Jun 14 | 12:25-12:55 pm | $81/9 sess | 106197 | 5-12 | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor: Care & Jordan, The Magi, themagi.co

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Chess (6-12)
Explore the strategic world of chess, where beginners learn the fundamentals and more advanced players learn new strategies. Hone your skills by playing against more experienced players.
We | Apr 12-Jun 21 | 12:25-12:55pm | $79.75/11 sess | 98748 | 6-12 | Room C
Th | Apr 13-Jun 22 | 12:25-12:55pm | $79.75/11 sess | 98747 | 6-12 | Board Rm
Instructor: Mavaddat Javid

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Hockey (7-12)
Build your hockey skills through drills and practice. Each noon hour includes a fun game that will help everyone feel like part of the team.
Th | Apr 13-Jun 22 | 12:25-12:55pm | $68.75/11 sess | 98752 | 7-12 | Gym
Instructor: Kristian Hildebrandt

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Clay Play (8-12)
Explore hand-building and sculpting in a friendly, creative setting. Each week you’ll build a new piece for your final project. Please bring a smock.
Th | Apr 20-Jun 15 | 12:25-12:55pm | $78.75/9 sess | 98749 | 8-12 | Pottery St
Instructor: David Robinson

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Cartoon Mania (5-10)
Create wonderful pictures bound only by the limits of your imagination. Invent stories, draw and paint your favourite Disney characters, and more. No class May 5.
Fr | Apr 21-Jun 23 | 12:25-12:55pm | $65.25/9 sess | 98746 | 5-10 | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Edouard Beaudry

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: LEGO® Lunch Club (5-10)
Build motorized LEGO® projects using concepts of engineering, architecture and mechanics in a positive and collaborative atmoshpere. No class May 5.
Fr | Apr 21-Jun 16 | 12:25-12:55 pm | $66/8 sess | 98754 | 5-10 | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Kids Yoga (5-12)
Cultivate self-esteem, awareness and confidence in a non-competitive environment. Explore yoga through individual, partner and group activities, music and yoga games. No class May 5.
Fr | Apr 21-Jun 23 | 12:25-12:55pm | $74.25/9 sess | 98753 | 5-12 | Room B
Instructor: Diana Beairsto

Elsie Roy Noon Hour: Badminton (7-12)
Learn the basic skills of badminton, including the importance of teamwork, eye-hand coordination, fair play and fun. No class May 5.
Fr | Apr 21-Jun 23 | 12:25-12:55pm | $56.25/9 sess | 98743 | 7-12 | Gym
Instructor: Stratos Charalambides


SOCIAL RECREATION


Afterschool Kids Club (5-12)
For students of Elsie Roy Elementary. Keep busy after school in a safe, fun and supervised environment with games, arts and crafts, sports, outdoor play at the park and general play. Parents must speak with Silvia Rubino 604-713-1803 about registration and pricing. No program April 14, 17, May 5, 22, Jun 30.
Mo-Fr | Apr 3-28 | May 1-Jun 2 | Jun 5-29 | 3-5:45pm | 5-12 | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Silvia Rubino

Pro D Day Camp (5-12)
Turn Pro D Day into a day of sports, arts and crafts, and more. Dress appropriately for indoor and outdoor play. The day includes a trip to a local attraction. Register early.
Fr | May 5 | 9am-3pm | $35/1 sess | 98840 | 5-12 | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Silvia Rubino


SUMMER DAY CAMPS


Summer Safari Day Camp (5-13)
Discover the fun and excitement of summer with arts and crafts, science, sports, games, and trips to local attractions. Bring a backpack with lunch, snacks, water, swimsuit, towel, sunscreen and hat each day. Schedule of field trips will be available online or at the front desk one week in advance. No camp Jul 3, Aug 7.
4-day week Tu-Fr | 9am-3:30pm | $116/4 sess | 5-13 | Gym
Jul 4-7 | Aug 8-11
5-day week Mo-Fr | 9am-3:30pm | $145/5 sess | 5-13 | Gym
Jul 17-21 | Jul 24-28 | Jul 31-Aug 4 | Aug 14-18 | Aug 21-25 |Aug 28-Sep 1

Summer Safari After Camp (5-13) $10/drop-in
For those families requiring extended hours of supervision, the fun continues! This program is available only to those registered in Summer Safari Day Camp. Registration is strongly recommended. Drop-ins will be accepted only if the program is not full. No camp Jul 3, Aug 7.
4-day week Tu-Fr | 3:30-6pm | $40/4 sess | 5-13 | Gym
Jul 4-7 | Aug 8-11
5-day week Mo-Fr | 3:30-6pm | $50/5 sess | 5-13 | Gym
Jul 17-21 | Jul 24-28 | Jul 31-Aug 4 | Aug 14-18 | Aug 21-25 |Aug 28-Sep 1


SPECIALTY SUMMER CAMPS


Learning with Magic Camp (6-12)
Want to be a magician? Learn to perform magic tricks, illusions, and basic sleight of hand. Make your own illusions and amaze your family and friends with your new performance and storytelling skills. All props are provided and included in the class fee.
Mo-Fr | Jul 31-Aug 4 | 9:30am-12:30pm | $195/5 sess | 106203 | 6-12 | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Care & Jordan, The Magi, themagi.co

Chemicals, Cells & Crime Camp (5-12)
Become a Mad Science Investigator. Use forensic science to track down an elusive ice cream thief. Create amazing exothermic and endothermic reactions with everyday ingredients. Learn the basics of the code of life.
Tu-Fr | Jul 4-7 | 9am-12pm | $145/4 sess | 103655 | 5-12 | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor: Mad Science

Secret Agent Lab Camp (6-12)
Enter the mysterious world of the Secret Agent Lab. Learn detection, use decoding skills to analyze evidence, and become a mystery solver. Have fun with case-breaking science!
Mo-Fr | Jul 17-21 | 9am-3pm | $310/5 sess | 103658 | 6-12 | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor:Mad Science

Claws, Codes, & Constellations (5-12)
Learn how to communicate using special codes. Discover what role science can play in preserving our planet. Find out what football players, ballet dancers, and scientists have in common. Embark on a space mission to learn how astronauts live in space.
Tu-Fr | Aug 8-11 | 9am-12pm | $145/4 sess | 104280 | 5-12 | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor:Mad Science

Red Hot Robots (6-12)
Learn about the uses of robots in our world. Discover the science of circuits and how robots use sensors to explore things around them. Use your skills to build your very own working robot to take home.
Mo-Fr | Aug 21-25 | 9am-3pm | $310/5 sess | 104284 | 6-12 | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor:Mad Science

Bricks 4 Kidz: Mining & Crafting (6-10)
Experience the world of Minecraft by crafting shelters, mobs, critters and tools using LEGO® bricks. Face new challenges each day with fun and creative engineering builds, team exercises and much more. All campers go home with a custom-made minifigure.
Tu-Fr | Jul 4-7 | 9:30am-12:30 pm | $143/4 sess | 106192 | 6-10 | Multimedia Rm
Instructor: Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver

Bricks 4 Kidz: Bat League: Heros & Villains (6-10)
Enter the dark city where evil villains wreak havoc. Thankfully there is a bat hero who comes out each night to fight against these evil-doers! Build motorized models of the bat hero’s speedy vehicles and send him swinging on his grappling hook technic model. All campers go home with a custom-made minifigure.
Tu-Fr | Jul 4-7 | 1-4pm | $143/4 sess | 106219 | 6-10 | Music Rm
Instructor:Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver

Bricks 4 Kidz: Amazing Robotic Animals (7-12)
It’s a zoo in here! In this Junior Engineering camp use physics and mechanics to build motorized LEGO® models of slithering snakes, crawly insects, jumpy frogs and more, and discover fascinating facts about the animals you create. All campers go home with a custom-made minifigure.
Mo-Fr | Jul 24-28 | 9:30am-12:30pm | $180/5 sess | 106187 | 7-12 | Multimedia Rm
Instructor:Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver

Bricks 4 Kidz: Stop Motion LEGO® Animation (7-12)
Plan, script, stage, shoot, and produce your own mini-movie using stop motion animation and LEGO® theme sets such as Star Wars, Ninjago and Super Heroes. Everyone on your team will have a movie file to take home.
Mo-Fr | Jul 24-28 | 1-4pm | $200/5 sess | 106191 | 7-12 | Multimedia Rm
Instructor:Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver

Bricks 4 Kidz: Space Adventures (6-10)
Learn about real-life space exploration and build models related to the NASA space program. All models are motorized, using gears, axles, levers and other simple mechanisms to transfer motion. All kids go home with a custom-made minifigure
Mo-Fr | Aug 14-18 | 9:30am-12:30 pm | $180/5 sess | 106218 | 6-10 | Multimedia Rm
Instructor:Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver

Bricks 4 Kidz: Ticket to Ride (6-10)
Design your own amusement park, learning about physics and mechanics while using LEGO® bricks and motorized models to build a new ride each day. Each camp day includes carnival-themed games, group challenges, model-building, problem solving, teamwork and more. All campers go home with a custom-made minifigure.
Mo-Fr | Aug 14-18 | 1-4pm | $180/5 sess | 106190 | 6-10 | Multimedia Rm
Instructor:Bricks 4 Kidz Vancouver


SUMMER ART, DANCE, MUSIC CAMPS


Creative Remix Arts Camp (5-10)
Explore dance, music, visual arts and performance in this one-week creative immersion. Workshops feature a different visiting artist every day, followed by activities designed to delve deeper into your creativity. Generously supported by Concord Pacific.
Mo-Fr | Jul 10-14 | 9:30am-3:30pm | $75/5 sess | 95467 | 5-10 | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor: TBA Instructor

Little Artist Camp (5-6)     $24/drop-in
Play with different materials and gain new art skills every day. Have fun with origami, clay modeling, stamping, collage, abstract, finger painting and crafting with a variety of art media. Bring a nut-free snack and drink. Drop-ins are welcome if space is available.
Mo-Fr | Jul 10-14 | 1-3pm | $105/5 sess | 105027 | 5-6 | Arts & Crafts Rm
Instructor: Sun Rey Han

Songwriting & Singing Camp (9-13)
Learn the creative building blocks of songwriting, including song structure and riffs that catch the ear. Write powerful lyrics and learn easy and fun vocal warm-ups for confident singing, solo or with a group. A piano is available, or you can bring your own instrument. Other instruments may also be available.
Mo-Fr | Jul 10-14 | 9:30am-12:30pm | $190/5 sess | 106731 | 9-13 | Practice Rm
Instructor: Asheida Music Company

Cartooning & Animation Camp (7-12)
In this newly designed high-tech course, you’ll learn Disney’s way of drawing in sequence. You’ll create your own short animation with sounds, music, voice-over, and special effects—and get in some fun and games too. Your final project will be posted online as well as handed out on USB.
Mo-Fr | Jul 10-14 | 9:30am-3:30 pm | $260/5 sess | 105214 | 7-12 | Board Rm
Instructor: AVC Communications

Claymation Animation Camp (7-12)
Explore the amazing world of Claymation, sculpting backgrounds, stages, and characters using Plasticine. Make your own short film, complete with sounds, music, voice-over, and special effects. Your final project will be posted online as well as handed out on USB.
Mo-Fr | Jul 17-21 | 9:30am-3:30pm | $260/5 sess | 105253 | 7-12 | Board Rm
Instructor: AVC Communications

Lights, Camera, Action! Movie Making Camp (7-12)
Explore broadcasting and movie-making, and learn all the skills in becoming a reporter, actor, producer, director and camera operator while filming with Mac Book computers, iPads and HD/digital cameras. We use green screen, microphones, props, makeup, and more for a professional touch. Everyone takes home a USB from the production.
Mo-Fr | Jul 31-Aug 4 | 9:30am-3:30pm | $260/5 sess | 105272 | 7-12 | Board Rm
Instructor: AVC Communications


SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS


Tennis Camps: Outdoors (6-8)
Students of all levels learn basic skills through drills and games. Classes have a 6:1 student-to-instructor ratio. Held outdoors at David Lam Park in July and Stanley Park in August. Call Gayle at 604-605-8224 if the weather is uncertain.
Tu-Fr | Jul 4-7 | 10-11am | $62/4 sess | 97431 | 6-8 | David Lam Courts
Mo-Th | Jul 10-13 | 10-11am | $62/4 sess | 97432 | 6-8 | David Lam Courts
Mo-Th | Aug 14-17 | 10-11am | $62/4 sess | 97433 | 6-8 | Stanley Park Courts
Mo-Th | Aug 21-24 | 10-11am | $62/4 sess | 97434 | 6-8 | Stanley Park Courts
Instructor: Gayle Dobson

Tennis Camps: Outdoors (9-13)
Students of all levels learn basic skills through drills and games. Classes have a 6:1 student-to-instructor ratio. Held outdoors at David Lam Park in July and Stanley Park in August. Call Gayle at 604-605-8224 if the weather is uncertain.
Tu-Fr | Jul 4-7 | 11am-12:30pm | $93/4 sess | 97435 | 9-13 | David Lam Courts
Mo-Th | Jul 10-13 | 11am-12:30pm | $93/4 sess | 97436 | 9-13 | David Lam Courts
Mo-Th | Aug 14-17 | 11am-12:30pm | $93/4 sess | 97437 | 9-13 | Stanley Park Courts
Mo-Th | Aug 21-24 | 11am-12:30pm | $93/4 sess | 97438 | 9-13 | Stanley Park Courts
Instructor: Gayle Dobson

Breakaway Soccer Camp (7-12)
Improve your physical development while learning skills such as passing, receiving, shooting and dribbling, with an emphasis on team play.
Mo-Fr | Jul 10-14 | 9:30am-12:30pm | $155/5 sess | 104535 | 7-12 | David Lam Field
Mo-Fr | Aug 14-18 | 9:30am-12:30pm | $155/5 sess | 104536 | 7-12 | David Lam Field
Instructor: Felicia Bartolomeo

Kids Basketball Camp (7-13)
Learn teamwork, skills and the fundamentals of basketball: dribbling, shooting and defence, as well as proper nutrition and sportsmanship. Bring sunscreen, a snack and a water bottle. Meet at David Lam Basketball Courts.
Mo-Fr | Jul 24-28 | 9:30am-12:30pm | $155/5 sess | 104104 | 7-13 | David Lam Courts
Instructor: Zaheed Bakare

Sportball Camp (5-8)
Sportball’s action-packed camps introduce children to a variety of ball sports and waterplay games and activities, plus arts and crafts, snack time, stories, music, co-operative games and more.
Mo-Fr | Jul 24-28 | 1-4pm | $195/5 sess | 103574 | 5-8 | David Lam Park
Mo-Fr | Aug 14-18 | 1-4pm | $195/5 sess | 103575 | 5-8 | David Lam Park
Mo-Fr | Aug 21-25 | 1-4pm | $195/5 sess | 103576 | 5-8 | David Lam Park
Instructor: Sportball Vancouver