Our Camps!

The following camps are offered at Science Quest during the summer: Click the hyperlinks to learn more about the camp you’re interested in!

 

Science Camp • Tech Camp Science Camp KinderScience Camp JuniorGirls QuestGirls Quest Tech • Robotics • Impact & Brainstorm 

 


 

Science Camp (Grades 4 – 8)

 

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 biology to geology and everything in between for an eye-opening experience. Our positive instructors will act as role models, leading campers through fun activities, cool demonstrations and exciting experiments all week long! Our instructors develop an A and B week of Science Camp so your camper can enjoy two weeks of camp without repeating activities! Campers are split into groups for grades 4 – 5 and grades 6 – 8 for maximum enjoyment! 

 

Please note that the two age groups are subject to be combined (resulting in a camp of grades 4 – 8), if enrolment is low. 

 


 

Tech Camp (Grades 4 – 8)

 

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 two weeks of camp without repeating activities! Campers are split into groups for grades 4 – 5 and grades 6 – 8 for maximum enjoyment! 

 


 

Science Camp Kinder (Grades Junior Kindergarten – 1) 

 

Science Camp Kinder is a brand-new program that allows campers in grades junior kindergarten to grade 1 to participate in all the fun that Science Quest has to offer. 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! Our instructors develop an A and B week of Science Camp so your camper can enjoy two weeks of camp without repeating activities!

 


 

Science Camp Junior (Grades 2 – 3) 

 

Science Camp Jr. allows campers in grades 2 – 3 to experience Science Camp in a fun and exciting way. This camp will have programming involving all aspects of Science Quest camps including Science and Tech activities, tailored to the junior age range. This week will allow campers to make connections between science, tech and the world around them through interesting activities and fun demonstrations! 

 


 

Girls Quest (Grades 4 – 8)

 

Girls Quest is everything that is awesome about Science Camp, but only for campers who identify as female in grades 4 – 8! 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 individuals who identify as female and are undergraduate students from Queen’s University. 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 (Grades 4 – 8)

 

Girls Quest Tech is everything that is awesome about Tech Camp, but only for campers who identify as female in grades 4 – 8! 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 individuals who identify as female and undergraduate students from Queen’s University.  

 


 

Robotics Camp (Grades 4 – 8)

 

 Robotics Camp allows kids to learn everything they would ever want to know about the world of robots! Campers will learn all about the coding, building, and energy required for a robot to work. Working with a Science Quest’s variety of robots such as Jade robots, Lego Mindstorms, Spheros and Ozobots, campers have the chance to explore how robots work. 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 for split into groups for grades 4 – 5 and grades 6 – 8 for maximum enjoyment! 

 


 

Impact & Brainstorm (Grades 6 – 8)

 

Impact, for boys, and Brainstorm, for girls, are our exciting overnight camps for campers going into grade 6 to those who just finished grade 8! 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, an Escape Room, a movie night, and much much more!