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Winter Camp – South Vancouver – Ages 6-12

December 19 - December 23

$499.00

MiniMaker’s Winter Break camp is back!

Running from Monday, December 19th to Friday, December 23rd, our winter camp will incorporate educational field trips in the Greater Vancouver area, hands-on building activities using our kid-safe tools, interactive science experiments and biology lessons developed by our in-house Biology expert – and so much more!

Schedule

Every day will be unique and an opportunity to imagine, be creative and work hands-on to make it the most fun camp ever!

*Attractions are subject to change based on availability and operating hours. Minimakers will provide updates should the agenda change.

Monday – In-Studio

  • LEARN about the salmon life cycle through a lesson developed by our in-house biology expert
  • BUILD our solar system kit and discuss the importance of the winter solstice holiday
  • EXPERIENCE the science behind arctic climate change
  • EXPLORE our kid-safe tools to build traditional indigenous winter dwellings
  • MAKE your own mini toboggan and snowshoes
  • ENJOY buttery popcorn freshly made in-studio

Tuesday – In-Studio

  • LEARN about a variety of winter animals and their winter survival adaptations
  • BUILD our antigravity magnetic levitation kit and learn about winter animal migration
  • EXPERIENCE winter microorganisms and snowflakes under the microscope
  • EXPLORE the science behind how arctic animals stay warm during the winter
  • MAKE wooden snowflakes to decorate your Christmas tree
  • ENJOY a “lunch break with penguins” through Happy Feet songs
  • CREATE a winter animal frame using our industrial laser machine

Wednesday – Vancouver Aquarium

  • LEARN about the marine winter animals in British Columbia and their survival tactics 
  • EXPERIENCE how the community and animals are connected in their environment
  • EXPLORE marine biodiversity, from ocean animals to coral reefs
  • ENJOY interactive exhibits such as Canada’s Arctic, the wet lab and the Marine Mammal Rescue exhibit at the Vancouver Aquarium

Thursday – In-Studio

  • LEARN about the history of Canada and the Winter Olympics through exploring the 1988 Calgary and 2010 Vancouver Games
  • BUILD your own Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony using our kid-safe tools
  • EXPERIENCE the Winter Olympic spirit through a variety of activities
  • EXPLORE the physics and mechanics behind various olympic sports
  • MAKE a customized olympic ring
  • ENJOY buttery popcorn freshly made in-studio
  • CREATE your own Olympics mascot from the design to build process

Friday – In-Studio

  • LEARN about the origins of snow storms through a simulated snow storm experiment
  • BUILD our mini crank light kit and discuss winter storm safety
  • EXPERIENCE the science behind how trees survive during winter
  • EXPLORE our kid-safe tools to build a photo frame to display a family picture for the holidays
  • MAKE snowmen using instant snow
  • ENJOY homemade maple syrup snow candy
  • CREATE personalized Christmas ornaments using our industrial laser machine

Key Information:

Drop off time: 8:30 – 9:00am

Pick up time: 4pm

*Attractions are subject to change based on availability and operating hours. Minimakers will provide updates should the agenda change. 

Price/Spots available: $499 for full week, per student – max 12 students

 At drop-off, your child will need to have:

  • Weather appropriate clothing (ex. Winter jacket, boots, tuque)
  • Water bottle
  • Lunch and snacks (nut free – following “school rules”)
  • Backpack for personal items

Details

Start:
December 19
End:
December 23
Cost:
$499.00
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Organizer

MiniMakers
Phone:
778-860-MAKE
Email:
info@minimakers.ca
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Venue

MiniMakers South Vancouver
408 East Kent Ave, Unit 110
Vancouver, British Columbia V5X 2X7 Canada
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Phone:
778-860-MAKE

Tickets

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Winter Camp - South Vancouver - Ages 6-12
Dates: December 19th-23rd Time: 8:30am-4pm
$ 499.00
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