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March 2021

Science Films for Everyone!

Monday, March 1 - Monday, May 31
$1.30

The Ontario Science Centre is pleased to announce its partnership with Giant Screen Films! Enjoy top-selling documentary films, plus accompanying educational activities—all from the comfort of home or school. With seven films to choose from, there’s something for everyone. Nestle up in your comfiest chair, grab some popcorn and settle in for some family-friendly fun, or supplement your lesson plan by sharing a film with…

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Tesla Crate (Gr. 3-4) – Virtual Classes

Saturday, March 20 - Saturday, June 12
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
+ Google Map
$120

Science, Tech, Engineering, Art and Math projects, all in one box! Each crate contains four different STEAM project kits inside. Complete a new project every week while learning from our instructors online. Projects based on the Grade 3-4 Ontario Science curriculum.

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Tesla Crate (Gr. 1-2) – Virtual Classes

Saturday, March 20 - Saturday, June 12
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
+ Google Map
$120

Science, Tech, Engineering, Art and Math projects, all in one box! Each crate contains four different STEAM project kits inside. Complete a new project every week while learning from our instructors online. Projects based on the Grade 1-2 Ontario Science curriculum.

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April 2021

Arduino Playground (Gr. 5-8) – Virtual Classes

Thursday, April 1 - Thursday, June 3
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$349

Students will have the chance to learn about electronics and programming in a beginner-friendly environment, developing important fundamental knowledge and skills across both fields. Throughout the course, students will complete a series of maker projects designed around the Arduino microcontroller using components from our kit of parts. Projects include building and programming a sci-fi spaceship interface, digital thermometer, and DIY keyboard.

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INVENTOR: Entrepreneur (Gr. 7-8) – In-Person Classes

Thursday, April 1 - Thursday, June 3
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$299

Youth are able to harness their creativity through projects, becoming confident entrepreneurs as they learn how to design, build and pitch their creations! Through hands-on activities, they will brainstorm, draft and prototype using our makerspace tools and technology. From 3D printers, laser cutters, microelectronics and the woodshop, our inventors of the future can let their ideas flourish

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INVENTOR: Launch (Gr. 5-6) – In-Person Classes

Thursday, April 1 - Thursday, June 3
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
+ Google Map
$299

The Inventor classes give kids a sample of all the different tools and tech available at our makerspace. Kids will explore 2D and 3D design, use 3D printers, laser-cut projects, and experience woodworking, robotics, coding, and electronics. Our Launch Inventors (Gr. 5-6) are ready for larger scale projects that may span several weeks and are challenged to take their projects in their own direction. Students…

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Tiny Homes (Gr. 5-8) – Virtual STEAM Program

Friday, April 2 - Friday, May 28
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$319

Learn about architecture & design while building your dream tiny home! Students will learn how to create architectural scale-models using 3D design software (SketchUp) and bring the design to life with our Tiny Home kit. They will also learn about furniture design while assembling 1:12 scale IKEA furniture, electricity and 3D printing while putting together their 3D-printed mini LED lamps, and textiles and fashion with…

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Explore The Craft (Gr. 3-4)

Friday, April 2 - Saturday, May 22
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
+ Google Map
$159
Explore the CRaft

From the comfort of your very own home, experience a fun and intuitive learning environment where the only limits are your creativity. Partner with others from around the country and world to discover what secrets and challenges the universe holds, told from the blocky landscape of Minecraft. Join us for a new adventure every week, ready to capture your imagination and inner brilliance. From building…

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Explore The Craft (Gr. 5-6)

Friday, April 2 - Saturday, May 22
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
+ Google Map
$159

From the comfort of your very own home, experience a fun and intuitive learning environment where the only limits are your creativity. Partner with others from around the country and world to discover what secrets and challenges the universe holds, told from the blocky landscape of Minecraft. Join us for a new adventure every week, ready to capture your imagination and inner brilliance. From building…

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INVENTOR: Spark (Gr. 1-2) – In-Person Classes

Saturday, April 3 - Saturday, June 5
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
+ Google Map
$299

The invention journey begins with learning the skills around basic hand tools. With a large focus on developing dexterity and spatial awareness, unique projects are completed every week, combining workshop materials and craft techniques. Students build confidence and independence around the makerspace as they are exposed to 2D and 3D design, woodworking, robotics and more! Projects are inspired by the grade 2 and 3 Ontario…

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INVENTOR: Ignite (Gr. 3-4) – In-Person Classes

Saturday, April 3 - Saturday, June 5
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
+ Google Map
$299

Being a little older allows the Ignite Inventors (Gr.3-4) to begin working with 2D and 3D design software, allowing them to translate what they see on a screen to something tangible. Students will be using hand tools, 3D printers, robotics and basic electronics during their time in the makerspace. Projects are inspired by the grade 4 and 5 Ontario Science Curriculum, approved by our Ontario…

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Spring Break Virtual Camp – Tesla Crate Gr. 1-2

Monday, April 12 - Sunday, May 16
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
$149

Make sure your kids aren’t bored at home this Spring Break! Gift them five engaging hands-on projects so they can have fun while still learning! Each crate includes five project kits that will teach concepts in Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts and Math. Complete a new project every day of the week, while learning from our instructors online! -Maker kits delivered to your doorstep -Follow along…

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Create ‘N’ Code (Gr. 4-6) – Virtual STEAM Program

Wednesday, April 14 - Saturday, June 12
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
+ Google Map
$319

Learn about circuit-building and programming in a beginner-friendly environment! We will be using the Micro:bit system, a beginner-friendly circuit board that can be programmed for all sorts of uses. Projects will include: a portable game controller, a rocket launchpad, and an electronically-controlled Mars Habitat. Price includes $50 material fee

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Create ‘N’ Code: Smart House (Gr. 2-3)

Saturday, April 24 - Saturday, June 12
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
$169

Learn about coding and building electronic projects in a beginner-friendly environment. Throughout the course, students will build their own “smart” house and wire it up to a mini-computer that they can code to open a skylight, make fun sounds and even light their name upon an LED display. Their projects will be built around the Micro:bit system, a beginner-friendly circuit board that can be programmed…

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May 2021

Ontario Science Center Science at Home

Monday, May 3 @ 8:00 am - Thursday, June 3 @ 7:59 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day First of the month, repeating until Monday, May 31, 2021

Science is everywhere. Learning can happen anywhere. For the family that loves to experiment, this Do It Yourself series is sure to inspire your inner scientist. We’ve got hands-on games and activities that range from getting your hands slimy to crafting gravity-defying chutes to exploring the nature in your backyard. These easy-to-follow guides are simple, fun, and appropriate for most ages (with adult supervision).

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STEAM Team

Tuesday, May 11 @ 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
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One event on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 4:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 4:00 pm

One event on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Free

Become a member of the #OPLSTEAMTEAM in this fun, bi-weekly, after-school program! Participate in hands-on exciting activities about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math using items you can find around the house. Family program.

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Free Virtual Toronto Zoo Tour

Friday, May 14 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Free

Generation Connection offers tutoring, online programs, and activity kits. We're new to the online community, and would love it if you joined us for our virtual grand opening celebration! On May 14th at 1:30, we will be meeting on Zoom for a virtual tour of the Toronto Zoo's African Savanna! Register for this FREE event on Eventbrite: https://virtualzootour.eventbrite.ca This is a two-day celebration, check out…

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June 2021

Daniels Minecraft Camp – Summer 2021

Monday, June 28 @ 9:00 am - Friday, August 20 @ 4:00 pm
$440

Our Daniels Minecraft Camp is back and better than ever! This program uses your participant’s love of Minecraft to explore the fundamentals of design and architecture while building teamwork and communication skills. This summer, we bring you two NEW programs - Level 1 (Cityscapes) and Level 2 (World Building and Game Design). This summer program is designed for all participants aged 8 to 14 (grades…

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July 2021

The STEAM Project Summer Camp – Sprockets (Gr. 1-2)

Monday, July 5 - Friday, August 27
richland academy, 11570 Yonge St.
Richmond Hill, ON L4E 3N7 Canada
+ Google Map
$1020

At this age, it is important to have the opportunity to experience the complete process of experimenting wherein the ideas or the execution don’t turn out as expected. Our Sprockets are taught to develop resilience and ask questions to improve their situation through innovation, as we know that they are natural explorers who have many questions about the world around them. We have gathered a…

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The STEAM Project Summer Camp – Juniors (Gr. 5-6)

Monday, July 5 - Friday, August 27
Richmond Hill Curling Club, 121 Elgin Mills Rd E Canada + Google Map
$1020

Our Juniors are guided and mentored as they develop new skills that will allow them to utilize the full extent of our equipment and technology. They will begin working on more sophisticated projects that require increasing dedication, insight, and attention. By learning how to collaboratively build off of the ideas of others, our Juniors become team players as well as strong independent thinkers. Using more…

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The STEAM Project Summer Camp – Seniors (Gr. 7-8)

Monday, July 5 - Friday, August 27
Richmond Hill Curling Club, 121 Elgin Mills Rd E Canada + Google Map
$1020

Our Seniors are encouraged to translate their imagination into the real world by channeling their abstract thinking into solutions for real-world problems. They are given the opportunity to utilize the full extent of our equipment and technology as they are ready to work on more sophisticated projects that require their age group’s dedication, insight, and attention. This means allowing campers to advance their technical and…

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The STEAM Project Summer Camp – Freshkids (JK-SK)

Monday, July 5 - Friday, August 27
richland academy, 11570 Yonge St.
Richmond Hill, ON L4E 3N7 Canada
+ Google Map
$1020

As our youngest group of thinkers at the STEAM Project, Freshkids enjoy experiences that let their imaginations run wild. Our high staff-to-camper ratio ensures they have a high level of supervision, attention, and instruction as campers are introduced to basic skills and hands-on projects. When hiring staff for this age group, patient, nurturing individuals are specifically chosen to encourage young campers to collaborate and think…

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The STEAM Project Summer Camp – CIT Program (Gr. 9-10)

Monday, July 5 - Friday, August 27
Richmond Hill Curling Club, 121 Elgin Mills Rd E Canada + Google Map
$1980

Our CIT Program is geared towards our oldest campers (completing grade 9 or 10)  who are interested in taking on a leadership role at camp. The CIT Program is meant to lead the transition from kid and camper to young adult and staff member. The program is the perfect blend of experiencing the challenges of participating in staff responsibilities while at the same time enjoying…

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Medics Camp-Virtual Contagion (July 5-9)

Monday, July 5 - Friday, July 9
$119

Medics Camp - The coolest (virtual) summer camp where kids are doctors for a week! Our Contagion Camp is all about germs, diseases, cells, DNA, and heredity and at the end of every camp week is First Aid Friday where our doctors learn basics first aid skills. In this STEM based camp kids will have fun as they: -Meet like minded new friends from all…

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The STEAM Project Summer Camp – Sophomores (Gr. 3-4)

Monday, July 5 - Friday, August 27
Richmond Hill Curling Club, 121 Elgin Mills Rd E Canada + Google Map
$1020

There is a strong focus on collaboration and working towards shared goals with our Sophomore campers while also allowing them the much-needed opportunity to exercise their independence, leadership, and original thinking. These values are often lost in the typical structure of a school environment. The program specifically encourages using our resources with other campers to discover the ways they can use their intelligence and creativity…

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