PD Day Camps

Discover many incredible STEAM-themed, one-day camps for campers 5-12 years old. Our PD Day camps are highly educational and interactive lead by our skilled team of STEAM Facilitators. Our PD Day camps inspire youth with a variety of topics like space, the ocean, superheros and more! With fun, hands-on learning in science, technology, engineering, arts and math, your kids will want to keep coming back. Register today, these camps will fill up fast!

Superhero Science

June 27, 2018

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? It’s a superhero themed camp! Whoever your favourite superhero is, they use science to save the world. From Batman’s innovative tools to Storm’s power to control the weather to Spider-man’s crawling ability, we will look at the science behind superpowers.  After a day filled with experiments, demonstrations, and fun activities, you may find out you have a superpower of your own!

Digital Discovery Day Camp

June 28, 2018 | Ages 9-14

Gamify your PD Day at our first-ever single-day Digital Discovery Camp! Explore Discovery Centre’s exciting new Game Changers exhibition before diving into the coding, hardware, and creative teamwork that drives the development of today’s most popular video games. Meet and work one-on-one with professionals from Nova Scotia’s booming digital industry. This camp is a collaborative partnership between Discovery Centre and Digital Nova Scotia. 

Science of Summer

June 28, 2018

Summer is here, and we are ready to celebrate! Before heading out on your summer vacation, join us to learn more about the science of summer. We will explore the importance of sun safety using UV colour-changing beads, find out why we sweat, and learn more about the plants and animals that love summer as much as we do. Help us kick of a fun filled summer of science!

  • Non-members: $45
  • Members: $40
AGE RANGES 5 -7 years & 8 – 12 years
TIME 9am-5pm

Please note: only a limited number of spots are available for each age category.

Drop off and Pick up

  • Regular Drop off 8-9am
  • Pick up 4-5pm

Please note that parents will need to sign-in their children each morning at admissions. Discovery Centre closes at 5:00pm and parents are required to pick up their children no later than 5:00pm.

What to Bring
Please provide your camper with a big lunch, two snacks, a water bottle and sneakers.

The Emergency Contact Form will be sent via email upon registration. They can be submitted in person or via fax/email. Please make sure to notify us of any allergies or special medical needs.

Refund Policy
Cancellations must be received 14 business days prior to the registered camp to receive a full refund.  Medical reasons that are supported by a doctor’s note will be the exception.  Within 14-21 days of initial request, refunds will be processed.

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