As if the chance to learn how to code, or perform on stage isn’t enough reason to send your child to camp this March Break, experts say camp experience brings a plethora of developmental and social benefits. Fortunately, you won’t have to travel far to give your kids a camp experience they will remember for years to come.
MAD SCIENCE CAMP
Here’s the chance for your mini mad scientist (ages 6-12) to use forensic science to solve a crime. Campers will explore the wonders of gravity, balance and the science behind the illusive sweet spot.
Sign up at aurora.ca/campprograms
Do you have a young performer in your family? Canadian Childrens Theatre Co. will introduce them to the joys of the performing arts, while helping them gain new confidence and allowing their vibrant personality
Visit aurora.ca/campprograms for more info.
EVOLUTION AURORA GYMNASTICS CAMP
Help your kids stay active and flexible with a week of challenging gymnastics programs, in addition to other fun games and activities. Full and half day.
options available at evolutiongymnastics.ca
CODING AND SPACE CAMP
These two separate camps offered by Hatch Canada in Richmond Hill are designed to improve your child’s computer programming abilities (whether or not they have ever coded before), and to create hands-on experiences with different space experiments.
Discover more at hatchcanada.com/marchbreakcamp.
AIRBORNE TRAMPOLINE CAMP
Why not get airborne on Olympic-sized trampolines? Campers will have the opportunity to learn new skills while participating in trampoline lessons and games. There will also be arts and crafts, general sports and a special activity of the day.
Visit airbornetrampoline.ca for more info.
BIG TOP CIRCUS CAMP
Stilts, tight-wire, rolla bolla and more! Big Top Circus in Newmarket makes exercise fun by introducing your child to a wide variety of circus activities.
Find out more at bigtopcircusschool.ca
by Charlotte Ottaway