Summer Camps - Vaughan Public Libraries
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Summer Camps

3 tech-filled half-day camps (10am – 1pm) and 3 locations to choose from!
Ages 8 - 14

Explore It! With Virtual Reality

Learn about digital media, 3D scanning and virtual reality (VR) technology. Create digital 3D files of the world around you – including yourself! Then, convert these files into a virtual world and experience them first hand with your VR goggles – which you can take home! All participants must bring a smartphone to use with the VR goggles.

July 24 – July 28
Pierre Berton Resource Library

Code It! with Apps

You use apps every day – now you can make your very own! Learn about the design, programming, testing and debugging stages as you create apps using App-press and Eclipse. All participants must bring a laptop and must sign up for a free App-press account.

August 14 – August 18
Bathurst Clark Resource Library

Create It! With Minecraft

Tell a story through gaming. Learn about all things Minecraft and see for yourself what it takes to create a game as a programmer, designer, architect and artist. All participants will work as part of a development team to create a custom Minecraft Adventure Map. All participants must bring a laptop and must have a Minecraft account.

August 21 – August 25
Civic Centre Resource Library

Registration: $115 per person per week

Pre-register in person at either the Bathurst Clark Resource Library, Civic Centre Resource Library or Pierre Berton Resource Library by phone at 905.653.7323 ext. 4306.
All cancellation requests received at least 48 hours in advance of the first day of the program will receive a full refund, less a $5 administration fee.

Delivered in partnership with Stem Minds.

Four 1-day camps (10am - 3pm) and four locations to choose from!
Ages 7 - 10

VR It!

Travel back in time, to outer space - your virtual options are endless! Learn about the world of virtual and augmented reality and then try it out for yourself. All participants must bring a smartphone.

July 4th
Ansley Grove Library

3D It!

Explore 3D technologies and software as you make your own creations. You can even make a 3D selfie with our 3D scanner!

July 21st
Bathurst Clark Resource Library

Hack It!

Build your own Kano computer and then have fun coding games, art and music. Your programming options are endless.

August 11st
Maple Library

Capture It!

Learn about the amazing ways you can make movies and photos using just an ipad and some really cool apps.

August 15st
Woodbridge Library

Registration: $25 per day

Pre-register in person at either the Ansley Grove, Bathurst Clark, Maple or Woodbridge Libraries, or by phone at 905.653.7323 ext. 4141.
All cancellation requests received at least 48 hours in advance of the first day of the program will receive a full refund, less a $5 administration fee.

New 1-day camp (10am – 3pm) at the Pierre Berton Resource Library.
Ages 10 - 13

Innovate in a Day!

Are you the next Zuckerberg, Jobs, Mayer? Have big ideas? Learn how to make them happen. A hands-on guide for young and aspiring innovators.

August 2nd
Pierre Berton Resource Library

Registration: $25 per day

Pre-register in person at the Pierre Berton Resource Library or by phone at 905.653.7323 ext. 4306.
All cancellation requests received at least 48 hours in advance of the first day of the program will receive a full refund, less a $5 administration fee.