Summer Camps 2016

Robotics Camp ... Adventure Craft Camp ... ARTventure Camp ... Rock Camp ... Art Elements Camp ... Summer Learning

 

Robotics Camp

Who can attend: Boys & Girls Ages 4-8

Dates: July 25-29

Times: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Cost: $275 per week, per child (sibling $250)

Imagine, discover, create and build using LEGO® Education kits, including Lego Mindstorms. Together with our hands on summer staff, your child will bring their own robot to life. Other activities may include supervised basketball, soccer, tag and games outdoors and in the gym.

Please bring: Lunch and two snacks (no nuts, please!), refillable water bottle, weather appropriate attire and footwear, sunscreen, hat.

To Register contact summercamps@prettyriveracademy.com | Registration Form

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Adventure Craft Camp

Who can attend: Boys & Girls Ages 4-10

Dates:

July 11-15
July 18-22

Times: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

COST: $300 per week, per child (sibling $250)

Join us this summer for some fun all new craft projects sure to inspire your budding young artist and outdoor adventurer! No experience required, just a love for art! Children will create work in clay, paper mache, drawing, painting, sketching, watercolours, mixed-media and some fun summertime crafts! Each week is different, so children can register for more than one week. Our hands-on program lead by Judi Scarrow teach environmental concepts and foster an appreciation of nature through exploration on the extensive trail system around our facility at Pretty River Academy.

Please bring: Lunch and two snacks (no nuts, please!), refillable water bottle, weather appropriate attire and footwear, sunscreen, hat.

To Register contact summercamps@prettyriveracademy.com | Registration Form

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ARTventure Camp

Who can attend: Boys & Girls Ages 4-10

Dates:

June 20-24
Aug 22-26
Aug 29-Sep 2

Times: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

COST: $275 per week, per child (sibling $250)

Add a little ARTventure to your summer! Join us as we explore our imaginations and the beautiful trails and wetland around our campus at Pretty River Academy. Experiment with various materials, create amazing art projects, and play outdoors with new friends. Show off your creations to your friends and family at the Art Show at the end of the week. Campers receive hands-on instruction from artist and educator Barb Andrews providing a fun, safe place for kids to learn and express themselves through the arts and by exploring and finding inspirations in the outdoors.

Please bring: Lunch and two snacks (no nuts, please!), refillable water bottle, weather appropriate attire and footwear, sunscreen, hat.

To Register contact summercamps@prettyriveracademy.com | Registration Form

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Rock Camp

Who can attend: Boys & Girls Ages 8-12

Dates: Aug 8-12

Times: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Cost: $300 per week, per child (sibling $250)

This program gives aspiring young musicians the chance to explore the world of rock. Participants form a band, develop a repertoire, and get to rock on our music stage in an exciting, high-energy camp finale for family members. Performance will be recorded and emailed to each student. Experienced, professional teachers provide intensive one-on-one and group instruction on rock star essentials like:
- Band elements, dynamics and musicianship
- Songwriting and composition
Students must have a basic, working knowledge of their instrument.
Guitar, Bass, Drums, Piano/Keyboard, Vocal, Brass & Woodwinds

Please bring: A snack (no nuts, please!), refillable water bottle, weather appropriate attire and footwear, sunscreen, hat.

To Register contact summercamps@prettyriveracademy.com | Registration Form

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Art Elements Camp

Who can attend: Boys & Girls Ages 6+

Dates: August 8-12

Times: 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $120 per week, per child (sibling $250)

Embark on an unforgettable art adventure with instructor Julia White, into the very elements that make up our amazing world! Each day we will celebrate one of the elements, bringing Earth, Air, Fire, Water and the mysterious Fifth element alive through an interweaving of art-making and myths from around the world. Students will employ a variety of media and techniques including drawing, painting, sewing, collage and sculpture using found objects from home and nature. We will explore the beautiful environs of PRA and get inspired as we gather materials, creative ideas and sometimes even make art outside. It's an all-new exploration of the elements this summer, so do join in the fun! New and returning campers are welcome.
Find out more about artist and instructor Julia White at juliawhite.ca

Please bring: A snack (no nuts, please!), refillable water bottle, weather appropriate attire and footwear, sunscreen, hat.

To Register contact summercamps@prettyriveracademy.com | Registration Form

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Summer Learning

Who can attend: Boys & Girls Ages 3-14

Dates: Through summer holidays

Times: 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

COST: $35 per hour or $60 per week for 2 sessions or $500 2 sessions per week for summer

School may stop for the summer but learning never should! Beginning and end of summer academic assessment. One-on-one individualized programming tailored to each student's needs and learning style. Twice weekly 1 hour sessions for maximum learning and retention. Students in preschool through Grade 9 Math and Language Arts.

To Register contact summercamps@prettyriveracademy.com | Registration Form

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