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Summer fun at UFV

Learn something new and have fun too! Sign up your kids and teens for summer day camps at UFV.

UFV Think Fun camps

UFV Think Fun campsThink Fun Camps are hands-on, activity-based camps for curious and creative kids. In each camp, children play games, explore, and engage in fun projects that encourage them to inquire, think, and problem-solve together. The camps are both educational and fun for campers from age 6 to 11.

Camps run July 7 to 11, July 14 to 18, and July 21 to 25 on the UFV Abbotsford campus. Each week-long camp has a selection of three different themes from which you can choose.

View camp schedule

For more information, email info@thinkfuncamps.ca

Science Rocks! Summer camps

The Faculty of Science offers Science Rocks! summer camps every year throughout July and August. Designed especially for young people in Grades 4, 5, and 6 (campers going into Grade 4 or 7 are eligible). These camps are great fun and an awesome learning opportunity for campers.

Each camp week is organized around a central theme. Over the course of a given week, campers can expect to experience activites from Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Computer Science. Many of the weeks will also include activities from Geography and Kinesiology.

Register today

For more information, phone: 604-504-7441 or ext.4394 or email sciencerocks@ufv.ca

Camp 1 ‒ Mysteries and secrets

July 7 - 11, 2014 (Abbotsford) - Cost $250 ($300 for international campers)
Each day one or two of the activities will focus on mysteries and secrets coming in many forms.

Camp 2 ‒ Things that are gross!

July 14 - 18, 2014 (Abbotsford) - Cost $250 ($300 for international campers)
Each day one or two of the activities will focus on things that stink, things that feel gross to touch, or things that are just plain yucky.

Camp 3 ‒ Turbo week!

July 21 - 25, 2014 (Abbotsford) - Cost $250 ($300 for international campers)
Each day one or two of the activities will focus on the theme of speed and flight.

Camp 4 ‒ Fire and light!

July 28 - August 1, 2014 (Abbotsford) - Cost $250 ($300 for international campers)
Each day one or two of the activities will focus on things that glow, interesting behaviours of light or even safe demonstrations using fire.

Camp 5 ‒ Epic: amazing activities

August 11 - 15, 2014 (Chilliwack - CEP campus) - Cost $250 ($300 for international campers)
For this week we plan to offer our most popular activities from all the Science Rocks! weeks.

Aboriginal Youth Camp

Aug 5 - 8, 2014 (Chilliwack - CEP campus) - Cost $25
For this week we plan to offer our most popular activities from all the Science Rocks! weeks. Please note this camp is offered at a greatly reduced cost.

NOTE: An International Student is a student who has neither a Canadian passport nor a permanent resident document.

UFV Sports camps

Multisports Camp

For children grade 3 to 6

This week-long multisport camp at UFV offers kids instruction in a wide variety of ball sports and recreational activities, featuring special guest coaching sessions from Cascade coaching staff.

July 7 – 11,  9 am – 3:30 pm
July 14 – 18,  9 am – 3:30 pm

Abbotsford UFV campus, Envision Athletic Centre
Cost: $175 (includes camp shirt and daily snack)

Soccer camp

Participate in a fun learning soccer experience and get advice from experienced coaches. This camp offers two options: a general camp for boys and girls, age 6 to 11, and a high performance camp for girls, age 9 to 15.

August 11 – 14, 2014

9 – 11:30 am, boys and girls, age 6 to 11
1 – 3:30 pm,
high performance girls, age 9 to 15

Bateman Park, main field
Cost: $95 (includes camp shirt)

Cascades Jr men's basketball camps

Basketball skills camps are open to all abilities, with a focus on skill development and will include various drills and 5 on 5 scrimmages. Adam Friesen, Head Coach for UFV men’s basketball program, will instruct this camp along with assistant-coaching staff and varsity student-athletes.

August 18 – 29, 2014

9 – 4:00 pm, boys entering grades 9 to 12

Envision Athletic Centre
Cost: $175

Register by mail, fax, or in person. Download the registration form.

For more information, phone: 604-504-7441 or  ext.4134 or email alicia.hurley@ufv.ca

UFV Fashion Design - Fashion camp

For future designers ages 14 - 18

Bring out the fashionista in you. Experience life as a designer and learn from top industry professionals. Create one-of-a-kind projects that reflect your individual style while developing your fashion portfolio. Cost is $250.

July 7–11, 2014, 9 am - 4 pm
UFV Abbotsford campus

Register today

For more information, email corinne.richardson@ufv.ca or call 604-864-4669

 

Choose a camp:

Register for Think Fun camp

Register for Science Rocks!

Register for Sports camp

Register for Fashion Camp

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