Saskatchewan Science Centre Day Camps are offered on select school holidays during the school year. We also offer very popular week long summer day camps during July and August.
Campers experience themed activities and experiments, science demonstrations, award-winning exhibits, an IMAX film and ample time to run around and enjoy a Science Centre experience. They’ll also meet new friends and create memories that will stick around for a lifetime.
If your camper is shy, we can register your child with a friend and we will make sure to include them in the same group.
To register your child call us at 306-791-7943 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer Day Camps 2015
Our 2015 Summer Day Camps are available for children aged 6 to 8 and 9 to 11. Though camps share the same themes, each age group experiences a different camp, uniquely tailored to their age group.
5 Day camps cost $240 for non-members and $200 for members.
4 Day camps cost $200 for non-members and $160 for members.
Science Surprise Camps
As if science wasn't exciting enough! Spend the week being amazed each day with a different area of science. Campers will build robots, perform a dissection, and engage in activities from five different science fields: biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, and astronomy! This camp is all about the element of surprise!
Be active and get moving in the exciting EveryBODY Science Day Camp. Learn the science behind how astronauts stay healthy in space and how you can stay healthy on Earth. Get moving by engaging in games and active play. Learn about the impact of different foods and drinks on our bodies and the science behind some of our favorite sports and movements. This won't be a waist of time, and most campers will even find it humerus!
Physics is truly EVERYWHERE! Learn about the importance of physics in everyday life. Become a physicist, build airplanes, and make waves. Use your creativity to make unique works of art. Learn while cooking and even use liquid nitrogen for some cool activities! Physics can be theoretical, but the fun in this camp will be REAL!
Explore the various earth ecosystems and investigate the creatures that live in them. Campers will dive deep into the ocean and track across the landscape to learn more about animals in all parts of the world as well as those close to home. Get a firsthand look at the animals that live in the Science Centre! Campers will even have a chance to investigate the Arctic Voices travelling exhibition. Ewe will have a whale of a time!
Ages 6 to 8
July 6th to 10th - Creature Feature
July 13th to 17th - EveryBODY Science
July 20th to 24th - Science Surprise Camp
July 27th to 31st - Creature Feature
August 4th to 7th (4 day camp) - Everywhere Physics
August 10th to 14th - EveryBODY Science
August 17th to 21st - Science Surprise Camp
Ages 9 to 11
July 6th to 10th - EveryBODY Science
July 13th to 17th - Science Surprise Camp
July 20th to 24th - Everywhere Physics
July 27th to 31st - EveryBODY Science
August 4th to 7th (4 day camp) - Creature Feature
August 10th to 14th - Everywhere Physics
August 17th to 21st - Science Surprise Camp
Is your child shy? Send them with a friend! Please email Peg to reserve your spot now: email@example.com. You may also call 306-791-7943.
Parent’s Q and A
What happens on the first day?
Science Centre staff will meet you in the front lobby. Our staff will confirm your registration and direct your child to the classroom where the campers meet each morning.
What should my child wear?
Have them dress for the weather and comfortably. Each day outdoor activities are planned except in the event of inclement weather.
What should they bring?
Each day your child should bring a lunch (nut and peanut free) and two snacks (one for the morning and one for afternoon). Plus, if your child has any medication please be sure that they bring it each day (also advise the camp coordinators when you register).
What time can I drop off/pick up my child?
Drop off time is between 8:30 and 9:00 am.
Pick up time is between 4:30 and 5:00 pm.
If for some reason you are going to be late picking up your child please contact the science experience coordinator at 306-791-7925.
Are electronic devices permitted?
We recommend that all electronic devices, including mobile phones, iPods, game consoles, etc. be left at home to avoid loss and/or damage.
What if my child has special needs?
If your child has special needs please let our staff know when registering your child so we can ensure an enjoyable camp experience for all campers. If your child needs extra care we may ask that you provide a care aid to work with your child during the camp.
- Fun science themed activities
- One of our great IMAX films
- Exploration on the exhibit Floor
- Highly-trained camp leaders
Tuesday 9am to 5pm
Wednesday 9am to 5pm
Thursday 9am to 5pm
Friday 9am to 5pm
Saturday 12pm to 6pm
Sunday 12pm to 6pm
2903 Powerhouse Drive,
Regina, SK (Take Wascana Drive east off Broad Street, on the north side of Wascana Lake)
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