Winter Break Camps

STEAMLabs has an all-new round up of STEAM-powered winter break activities to engage kids while school’s out for the winter holidays! We are continuing our partnership with The Maker Bean Cafe to run Winter Break Camps at their Bloor West location.

 

Check out our offerings below and sign up early to secure a spot! We have a different activity running every day and a special deal for those who sign up in advance for more than one.

THEMES

We offer robotics and electronics themed activities as well as digital camps. Scroll down to browse our program themes, descriptions, and dates. Come back each time to make something new!

 

COST

1 Day of Camp- $120 
3 Day Pack –$305 
6 Day Pack –$545

Pricing includes CPX kit to power all activities!

CANCELLATION POLICY

10% fee when you cancel more than a month before program start date.
50% fee when you cancel between 1-4 weeks before program start date.
No refund for cancellations within a week before program start date.

HOW DO I SIGN UP?

  1. Click on the sign up button on this page > you will be directed to our MindBody Online page.
  2. Click on the program you’d like to sign up for.
  3. Create an account or login with your existing account.
  4. Continue to check out.

STUCK? QUESTIONS?

Email us at info@steamlabs.ca

DATES & TIMES

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Friday, December 28, 2018

Monday, December 31, 2018

 

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Friday, January 4, 2019

 

Times: 9-4pm daily

 

Before (8-9am) and after care (4-5pm) available for $10/hr

Sign up for December before & after care here.

Sign up for January before & after care here.

 

LOCATION

STEAMLabs will be delivering our Winter Break Camps at The Maker Bean Cafe’s new 1052 Bloor St. West location.

LOCATIONS

ENROLMENT SCHEDULE

NO DATES SCHEDULE FOR 2018 / 2019

ENROLMENT SCHEDULE

DECEMBER 2018

  • Thursday, December 27 from 9am to 4pm
    • Hot Chocolate Temperature Reader @ The Maker Bean Cafe (1052 Bloor St W) [sign up here]
  • Friday,December 28 from 9am to 4pm
    • Showglobe @ The Maker Bean Cafe (1052 Bloor St W) [sign up here]
  • Monday, December 31 from 9am to 4pm
    • New Years Countdown @ The Maker Bean Cafe (1052 Bloor St W) [sign up here]

JANUARY 2019

  • Wednesday, January 2 from 9am to 4pm
    • Funky Fun Time Dance Gloves @ The Maker Bean Cafe (1052 Bloor St W) [sign up here]
  • Thursday, January 3 from 9am to 4pm
    • Be A Superhero! @ The Maker Bean Cafe (1052 Bloor St W) [sign up here]
  • Friday, January 4 from 9am to 4pm
    • Electronic Air Guitar @ The Maker Bean Cafe (1052 Bloor St W) [sign up here]

BROWSE THEMES

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Hot Chocolate Temperature Reader

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DATES

Thursday, December 27, 2018

@ The Maker Bean Cafe (9am to 4pm)

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

A cozy sleeve for all your hot drinks! Create a temperature sensing device that notices when your drink is too hot or cold to sip. Personalize it using laser cutting trinkets and craft supplies. Perfect for mini cocoa connoisseurs!

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CPX Snowglobe

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DATES

Friday, December 28, 2018

@ The Maker Bean Cafe (9am to 4pm)

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Create a timeless winter wonderland in this cool workshop! A full day of whimsical tinkering, incorporating laser cutting and physical computing technologies.

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New Years Countdown

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DATES

Monday, December 31, 2018

@ The Maker Bean Cafe (9am to 4pm)

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in full maker style! Create a New Years themed accessory using laser cutting technologies and electronic components. Impress your friends and family with your very own custom device!

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Funky Fun Time Dance Gloves

DATES

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

@ The Maker Bean Cafe (9am to 4pm)

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Inspired by Imogen Heap’s Mimu Gloves. Make your own motion- responsive gloves incorporating the Circuit Playground Express and other electronic components. This wearables workshop will explore the role of electronics and science within art.

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Be a Superhero!

DATES

Thursday, January 3, 2019

@ The Maker Bean Cafe (9am to 4pm)

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Develop your very own Superhero Identity and bring it to life in this single day workshop! Each maker will be able to create their superhero persona from scratch and design their logo and accessories using laser cutting and physical computing technologies. So many possibilities! You could even compose your own theme song and wire up the electronics to play it during your power-pose! If you can imagine it, you can make it! (Note to parents: all props will be created with soft materials such as foam and cardboard, with a discussion about safety and respecting others being front and centre)

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Electronic Air Guitar

sign up!

 

DATES

Friday, January 4, 2019

@ The Maker Bean Cafe (9am to 4pm)

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Unleash your inner rocker with this Air Guitar Workshop! A new electronic take on air guitars, we will be using the Circuit Playground Express in order to create a motion-sensitive instrument. Design and decorate your body using laser cutting technologies.