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December 2019

Celebrate 50 Years with the Ontario Science Center

Thursday, December 5 @ 10:34 pm - Tuesday, December 31 @ 5:00 pm
Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road
Toronto, Ontario Canada

For our 50th birthday year, we’re rallying all generations of dreamers and doers to join us in celebrating the human adventure of discovery. Exciting Programming — All Year Long A full calendar of events will take place every month throughout 2019 — from Sleepovers and Maker Workshops to Star Parties, Nuit Blanche and our Great Conversations Speakers Series. There is always something happening for everyone at the Science Centre!

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IMAX Super Power Dogs

Thursday, December 5 - Tuesday, December 24
Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Free

Join an immersive IMAX adventure to experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. In this inspiring true story, our best friends are also real-life superheroes. Journey around the globe to meet remarkable dogs who save lives and discover the powerful bond they share with their human partners. Follow Halo, a rookie puppy training to join one of the most elite disaster response teams in America. Meet Henry, an avalanche rescue expert in…

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Mindworks

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - Sunday, April 26, 2020
Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Mindworks at the Ontario Science Center

Take an unforgettable journey through your own mind and question how you think, feel, and react to the world around you at MindWorks, a new exhibition researched, designed and fabricated by the Ontario Science Centre. Explore topics such as consciousness, decision-making, emotions, creativity and personality to understand your own mental processes. Sparking moments of mindfulness, this exhibition encourages active questioning and discovery through hands-on experiences. Presented with Knowledge Partner the Ontario Brain Institute. To April 26, 2020.

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The Dragon’s Song

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - Saturday, July 18, 2020
Casa Loma, 1 Austin Terrace
Toronto, ON M5R1X8 Canada
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Be the hero. Discover the magic. Save the dragons. You have been asked to embark upon a dangerous quest: to save dragons from extinction. To do so you’ll need to sneak into a mysterious tower where the last dragon egg is rumored to rest. Will you find the egg and learn the secret of the dragon’s song? The Casa Loma Escape Series invites you into a fantastic world, full of strange science and mystical wonders. It’s the perfect adventure for…

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Flight of White: Experience a Snowfall of Butterflies!

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - Friday, January 31, 2020
Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, 2500 Kossuth Road
Cambridge, ON Canada
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Flight of the White at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

This truly unique holiday exhibit transforms the tropical butterfly conservatory into a magical oasis featuring 1000's of additional Rice Paper butterflies flying freely through the Conservatory.

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ROM Kids Day Camp

Friday, December 6
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One event on Friday, January 17, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on Friday, February 14, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on Friday, June 5, 2020 at 12:00 am

Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park
Toronto, ON M5S 2C6 Canada
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Looking for something to do with the kids on their school PD Days? Join us at the ROM for a day at camp! Kids have special access to hands-on learning at the Museum. Register your kids ages 5 – 14 for a full day of ROM Camp. This one-day version of our popular Summer Club program provides a full day of supervised educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more! Pre-registration is required. Limited space is available. Registration is on…

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Pre-Kode: Montessori-inspired STEM Camp for Young Kids

Friday, December 6 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
MaRS Discovery District, 101 College Street
Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7 Canada
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$63

Pre-Kode offers Montessori-inspired STEM, coding, and Data Literacy classes for young kids-- Fun, screen-free learning for your little ones!

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Makerspace Open House

Saturday, December 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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Free

Join us at our Open House for a tour of Richmond Hill's largest youth Makerspace, and a free activity for your kids! Kindly register for a time-slot based on the activity you would like your child to attend: 1 PM - Maker Workshop (Grades 1-6) 2 PM - Robotics Challenge (Grades 4-6) Please bring a cash donation. All proceeds go to Sick Kids Foundation. Kindly cancel your tickets and/or email us if you become unable to attend the event after…

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Maker Wonderland

Monday, December 30 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until Friday, January 3, 2020

The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$120 – $360

Explore your creative side this winter holiday while designing and building toys, games, gadgets and anything else you dream up. Fire up our laser cutter, run our 3D printers non-stop, and take advantage of all of our tools and tech. You'll be bringing home your projects and creations! Register here: https://www.thesteamproject.ca/winter-camps

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January 2020

ROM Saturday Club Winter Session

Saturday, January 11, 2020 - Saturday, March 7, 2020
Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park
Toronto, ON M5S 2C6 Canada
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ROM Saturday Club

This Saturday version of our popular Summer Club program provides supervised, hands-on educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more. The ROM's fascinating galleries, authentic objects and outstanding professional staff guarantee that your camp experience will be hard to beat!   Every fall, winter and spring children will enjoy eight Saturdays of fun-filled, educational adventures in the ROM's inspiring galleries. NEW! In addition to our popular morning classes, we now offer afternoon and full-day classes. Combine a morning class and an…

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February 2020

STEM Hacks 2020

Saturday, February 8, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
McMaster University, 1280 Main St West
Hamilton, Ontario L8S4L8 Canada
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$30

Exciting one-day opportunity for middle schoolers (Grades 5-8): STEM Hacks 2020. STEM Hacks is a fun, one-day “hackathon” competition in which participants work in teams of 4 to 5 to solve either a science or engineering related challenge. Participants learn all required skills at the competition and are challenged to apply skills and learnt knowledge. Teams present their projects to judges for a chance to win prizes at a grand closing ceremony. This one day opportunity takes place at McMaster…

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March 2020

ROM Kids March Break Camp

Monday, March 16, 2020 - Friday, March 20, 2020
Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park
Toronto, ON M5S 2C6 Canada
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One of Toronto's most creative and diverse March Break day camps, we offer an exciting array of fun, activity-based programs inspired by our world-class Museum. Our huge variety of offerings ensures that you'll find a program to match your interest and abilities. The ROM's fascinating galleries, authentic objects and outstanding professional staff guarantee that your camp experience will be hard to beat. For children ages 5 to 14. 16 years of age or older? Interested in a career in science,…

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April 2020

ROM Saturday Club – Spring Session

Saturday, April 4, 2020 - Saturday, June 6, 2020
Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park
Toronto, ON M5S 2C6 Canada
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ROM Saturday Club

This Saturday version of our popular Summer Club program provides supervised, hands-on educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more. The ROM's fascinating galleries, authentic objects and outstanding professional staff guarantee that your camp experience will be hard to beat! Every fall, winter and spring children will enjoy eight Saturdays of fun-filled, educational adventures in the ROM's inspiring galleries. 8 Week Spring 2020 session:  April 4 - June 6 (Excludes April 11 & May 16) One of the city's most…

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