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PA Day & Holiday Camps

Escape the ordinary and spend an action-packed day at the Science Centre filled with fun, hands-on discovery. Make new friends, take part in lively science experiments and enjoy exclusive access to the exhibit halls. No parents allowed – kids ages 5-12 only!


PA Day Camps

January 20, 2017: Watts Matter  
Spark your curiosity at our new Energy Show and experiment with some super-fun physics of your own.
Book by January 18, 4 p.m.

February 17, 2017: (Not So) Simple Machines
Explore the new exhibition Biomechanics: The Machine Inside and create a cool contraption inspired by the innovative illustrator, Rube Goldberg.
Book by February 15, 4 p.m.

General Information

Age

Campers must be 5 to 12 years old while at Camp. 
Please note: All campers registered as 5 year olds may be required to provide proof of age (birth certificate).

Camp Hours

Camps run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with sign in from 8:45 to 9 a.m. and sign out from 4 to 4:15 p.m. For $12/day, we offer extended care from 7:30 to 9 a.m. and from 4 to 6 p.m., with games, educational videos and quiet activities. 

Meal Plan

A hot lunch is available at a daily rate of $11.

Supervision

Counsellors have science backgrounds, experience working with children and Vulnerable Sector Screening Checks, along with training in First Aid and CPR.

Special Needs

The Science Centre is unable to provide one-on-one supervision, adapted programming, specific medical support or guarantee a nut-free environment. Fees are waived for support persons accompanying campers with disabilities.

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Prices

DAY CAMP
Price per day $75 Non-Member
  $70 Ontario Science Centre Member*
 
EXTENDED CARE
Price per day $12
 

Price includes all applicable taxes. Additional coupons and/or passes do not apply. Fees waived for Support Persons accompanying campers with disabilities.

*To qualify for an Ontario Science Centre Member discount:

  • The person booking the camper must be his/her custodial parent or legal guardian and also hold a current Gold or Silver "For Us" Ontario Science Centre Membership that includes children.
  • The membership must be valid on the date we receive the registration.

Learn how to become a Member!

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Booking


Book online or download the Day Camp Booking Form here.

Bookings will be accepted until 4 p.m., two business days prior to the Camp Date, subject to availability.

Download Day Camp Information Package & Forms (including Lunch Meal Plan Form)


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Payment

We accept AMEX, Visa or MasterCard.

Full payment is required at time of booking.

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Cancellation / Refund Policy

Cancellations received 7 days or more prior to the Camp date and all modifications are subject to a $12 administration fee. No refunds will be given for cancellations made less than 7 days prior to your Camp date.

No refunds will be given for days when a camper is absent. Missed days cannot be made up at later camps.

A refund due to medical reasons may be considered if a written request is received within a week of the missed camp and is accompanied by a doctor’s note.

Programs, prices and policies are subject to change without notice.

Please note that the Ontario Science Centre reserves the right to terminate the registration of any camper if, in the opinion of the Manager, it is in the best interest of the Camper and/or Camp. If the Ontario Science Centre terminates a camper’s registration, a refund will be considered.

Contact Us

We will be happy to answer your questions and provide information. Please Note: Due to the amount of information required, Camp registrations are not taken by phone.

Email:

 

Fax:
416-696-3139

Phone:
416-696-3256

Toll Free: 1-888-696-1110 (ask for Recreational Programs Office)
Office Hours 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday


Mail:
Recreational Programs
Ontario Science Centre
770 Don Mills Road
Toronto, ON  M3C 1T3

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