Camp

Science Quest camps are an absolute BLAST! We have the coolest instructors, the most awesome projects and the best camp around! Check out our 2016 camp schedule and read the descriptions below for more information!

camp-weeks

The following camps are offered at Science Quest during the summer:

Science Camp

Campers will do exciting and relevant science activities that will spark their creativity and link science to the world around them! Science Camp will span civil engineering to ecology to geology and everything in between for an eye-opening experience. Our positive instructors will act as role models, leading campers through activities, cool demonstrations and experiments all week long! Our instructors develop an A and B week of Science Camp so your camper can enjoy more than one week without repeating activities and campers are split into groups for grades 4-5 and grades 6-8 for maximum enjoyment!

Tech Camp

Tech Camp is the new and improved version of our wildly popular Computer Camp. Campers will create computer games, experiment with movie making software, program robots, learn photo editing techniques, edit audio files and much, much more! This popular camp is a wonderful chance to work your creativity during the summer months and have some fun with awesome technology. Our instructors develop an A and B week of Tech Camp so your camper can enjoy more than one week without repeating activities and campers are split into groups for grades 4-5 and grades 6-8 for maximum enjoyment!

Science Camp Jr.

Science Camp Jr. is a brand new program that allows campers in grades 1 to 3 to participate in all the fun that Science Quest has. This camp will have specialized programming that is designed for these young creative minds. Just like Science Camp, this week will allow campers to make connections between science and the world around them through amazing demonstrations and cool experiments!

Girls Quest

Girls Quest is everything that is awesome about Science Camp, but just for girls! Campers will participate in a fun, high-impact science adventure designed to promote women in science and engineering. Girls Quest is instructed by a team of female undergraduate students from Queen’s University, providing an all-female atmosphere for campers. Our instructors develop an A and B week of Girl’s Quest so your camper can enjoy more than one week without repeating activities.

Girls Quest Tech

Girls Quest Tech is everything that is awesome about Tech Camp, but just for girls! Campers will participate in a fun, high-impact tech adventure designed to promote women in computer science and engineering. Girls Quest is instructed by a team of female undergraduate students from Queen’s University, providing an all-female atmosphere for campers.

Eco Camp

Love nature and science? This camp is for you! Eco Camp takes resource management and combines it with engineering and science concepts. Campers will have fun seeing how the environment has changed with technology and how we approach new designs to be environmentally sustainable.

Entrepreneurs in Science

Entrepreneurs in Science Camp, recently created in 2012, is designed for campers entering grades 7 to 9 who are passionate about science, engineering and technology and want to learn how they can connect their passion to the world of business. Through workshops, guest presenters, independent activities and a week long project, the campers will explore and understand all the elements that go into starting a new venture.

Robotics Camp

New in 2015, Robotics Camp will be an extension of Science’s Quest Tech Camp, and allow kids to learn everything they would ever want to know about the world of robots! Working in partnership with experts from the Kingston community, campers will learn all about the coding, building, and energy required for a robot to work. Campers will be given the unique opportunity to explore Queen’s University campus and discover that adults love robots just as much as them! Our instructors develop an A and B week of Robotics Camp so your camper can enjoy more than one week without repeating activities and campers are split into groups for grades 4-5 and grades 6-8 for maximum enjoyment!

Impact & Brainstorm

Impact, for boys, and Brainstorm, for girls, are our exciting overnight camps for campers grades 6-9! Held for one week every summer, campers get to stay overnight in residence for four nights and have all their meals provided for over the week. During the day, they’ll take part in awesome science activities led by our instructors. After the camp day, campers will explore Kingston and Queen’s University! Fun evening activities have included a trip to the Wolfe Island Corn Maze, a board games night, a movie night, and much much more!

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