Summer Camps

School’s out for the summer and STEAMLabs has weekly maker camps to engage your kids and teens in a fun summer full of making and celebrating! In order to bring even more of our signature summer camps to kids across the city, we’ve partnered with our friends at Toronto Tool Library and The Maker Bean Cafe (opening in Spring!) to run our camps at multiple locations for two whole months of fun!

 

Check out our offerings below and sign up early to secure a spot! We have week long camps every week in July and August and a special deal for those signing up for two-week camps.

THEMES

We’ve got four different camp themes to choose from including: Robotics camp, Minecraft Pro camp, Video Game Programming camp, and Robotic Playgrounds for Girls camp. To browse by theme scroll down or click below.

 

Browse camps by theme

COST

1 week camp / $565
2 week camp / $995 (SAVE $135!$1130

 

Twice the fun at 2-week summer camps!

Spend two full weeks at any camp to extend and enrich your camp and learning experience – expand on projects, build more things with new friends, and have even more opportunities for back to back learning and fun! Our two-week camp pricing is discounted from the single full week camp price for $995. That’s a savings of $135!

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

We offer a limited number of program scholarships. The application deadline is one month before the program begins and we will get back to successful scholarship recipients about 1-2 weeks before the program begins!

 

Apply for a scholarship!

DATES & TIMES

Weekly camps in July and August, various dates and topics available
9-4pm daily
(before (8-9am) and after care (4-6pm) available) for $10/hr

 

Click here to sign up for extra child care!

LOCATIONS

STEAMLabs will be delivering our signature Summer Camps at our downtown makerspace (192 Spadina Ave), The Toronto Tool Library Danforth (1803 Danforth Ave) and The Maker Bean Cafe’s new 1052 Bloor St. West location (opening early April). 

BROWSE BY LOCATION

STEAMLabs will continue to offer our signature camps at our downtown makerspace (192 Spadina Ave – major intersection at Queen and Spadina). All of our robotic and digital camp themes will be available at various one-week and two-week offerings. Check out our schedule and register online to reserve a spot!

ENROLMENT SCHEDULE

Robotics Summer Camp @ STEAMLabs (192 Spadina) [read more here]

  • July 9-13,   July 16-20,   July 23-27,   July 30-Aug 3,   Aug 6-10,   Aug 13-17,   Aug 20-24,   Aug 27-31 

Robotic Playgrounds for Girls Camp @ STEAMLabs (192 Spadina) [read more here]

  • July 9-13,   July 16-20

Minecraft Pro Camp @ STEAMLabs (192 Spadina) [read more here]

  • July 23-27,   July 30-Aug 3,   Aug 20-24,   Aug 27-31

Video Game Programming (Unity) Camp @ STEAMLabs (192 Spadina) [read more here]

  • Aug 6-10,   Aug 13-17

STEAMLabs has established a long-term partnership to deliver our programs at the Maker Bean Cafe’s new location at 1052 Bloor St West (major intersection Dufferin & Bloor)! Set to open in Spring 2018, the Maker Bean pairs the welcoming environment of a cafe with the creativity and access to tools of a maker space, including 3D printing & laser cutting. A place to let your imagination soar by designing and making things together over locally-roasted coffee, locally-sourced tea & delicious food. Beverages and snacks will be available for purchase before, during, and after all our camp sessions. Check out our program offerings below and reserve a spot by registering online!

ENROLMENT SCHEDULE

Robotics Summer Camp @ Maker Bean (1052 Bloor St W) [read more here]

  • July 16-20,   July 23-27,   July 30-Aug 3,   Aug 6-10

 

Minecraft Pro Camp @ Maker Bean (1052 Bloor St W) [read more here]

  • July 9-13,   Aug 13-17

 

Video Game Programming (Unity) Camp @ Maker Bean (1052 Bloor St W) [read more here]

  • Aug 20-24,   Aug 27-31

STEAMLabs has partnered with the Toronto Tool Library’s Danforth location (1803 Danforth Ave) to bring our youth programming to the East end of Toronto! We kicked off this partnership by announcing our March Break camp and will also be delivering a wide range of educational programs for kids & teens including: summer camps, kids parties, and ongoing programs! Our partnership with the Toronto Tool Library is a natural fit as their second location on the Danforth boasts east-end’s first 1900 sq. ft makerspace, fit with a woodshop, laser cutter, 3D printers and lots of workshops and community gatherings!

Robotics Summer Camp @ Toronto Tool Library (1803 Danforth) [read more here]

  • July 9-13,   July 16-20,   July 23-27,   July 30-Aug 3,   Aug 6-10,   Aug 13-17,   Aug 20-24,   Aug 27-31

Browse Themes

Robotics
Camp

AGES 6-9 & 9-12
read more & sign up!

 

Available at STEAMLabs, the Maker Bean Cafe, and Toronto Tool Library!

 

Ever wanted to build your own robot? Now is your chance! At our Robotics Summer Camp, we’ll design games as a group and then build our very own robots to compete in the games at the end of camp. There will be opportunities for success and celebration for all participants and their robots!

  • Design thinking
  • Electronics
  • 2D design + laser cutting
  • 3D design + 3D printing
  • Arduino Robotics

Minecraft Pro
Camp

 

Available at STEAMLabs and the Maker Bean Cafe!

 

Minecraft Pro For Kids uses your child’s already established enthusiasm for Minecraft to extend their creative, collaborative, and problem solving skills. Participants will work alongside mentors to design worlds, build projects and install mods.

  • Install custom mods
  • Building custom mods
  • Custom skins
  • World edit
  • Running a server
  • 3D printing from Minecraft
  • Online behaviour

Video Game Programming (Unity) Camp

 

Available at STEAMLabs and the Maker Bean Cafe!

 

Ready to try the next level of game design & programming? At this camp you will design and program your very own 3D games using the professional game development platform Unity.

  • Game Mechanics & Assets
  • Programming
  • Storytelling
  • World Building
  • Character Design
  • 2D & 3D Design
  • Collaboration

Robotic Playgrounds for Girls Camp

AGES 6-9 & 9-12
read more & sign up!

 

Exclusively available at STEAMLabs!

 

Toronto! One of the most beautiful and culturally diverse cities in the world. In this program, girls will learn all about architecture and installation design to reimagine, remix, and recreate green spaces and concrete landscapes in some of Toronto’s most interesting neighbourhoods.

  • Design thinking
  • Electronics
  • 2D design + laser cutting
  • 3D design + 3D printing
  • Arduino Robotics

Robot Icon by Oksana Latysheva