FREE Girls Only Robot Camp Day

The BIG Little Science Centre is holding our third GIRLS only Robot BLSCCamp Day, free of charge, Wednesday June 8, from 9am to 3pm. Snack and lunch are included, also free of charge. This camp will be at the BIG Little Science Centre, 655 Holt Street.

Do you like Robots? Would you like to design, build and program your own robots? How about running your robot though a challenge course or creating it to solve problems? If you answered yes to any of the above, then the BIG Little Science Centre Robotics Day for Girls is for you! Join us to design, build a Mindstorms Robot (using the Lego NXT robot system) and then create a computer program to have it perform tasks and solve challenges

All girls in grades 4 and up are invited to register to participate. This is a great opportunity to introduce the intermediate girls to, and capture their interest in, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM); all while having FUN! Information is on the attached form.

There are a very limited number of places, for GIRLS only, so families Continue reading FREE Girls Only Robot Camp Day

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Successful Girls Only Golf Clinic at KGCC

My 5 year old daughter was one of 59 girls that attended the first ever Girls’ Club – Girls Only Golf Clinic at the Kamloops Golf and Country Club last Sunday. The girls ranged in age from 3 to 12 and worked on various golfing skills such as driving, chipping and putting within their respective age groups as they rotated through seven stations with an emphasis on FUN!

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When I first heard about this event and asked my daughter whether she was interested, she immediately responded with a firm “yes!” Continue reading Successful Girls Only Golf Clinic at KGCC

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Western Canada Theatre Presents: The Velveteen Rabbit

KamloopsParents.com is giving away one adult ticket and one child ticket to the Western Canada Theatre production of The Velveteen Rabbit. Comment below for a chance to WIN! For an additional chance, comment on the post on Facebook. Contest will close Wednesday, May 11th at 9:00 pm.


A joyous testament to the eternal power of a child’s imagination. This classic tale comes to life for a whole new generation. 

With a little bit of magic, three actors and their simple props transform into a wise old rocking horse, a cavalcade of mechanical playthings, a Continue reading Western Canada Theatre Presents: The Velveteen Rabbit

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Class Act Theatre Society Presents: “Gotta Song for That!”

After a highly successful run of “A Touch of Ireland”, we decided to end our season with an all musical show titled, “Gotta Song For That!”

The premise for this show is that we are “just getting together for a rehearsal” to talk about the success of the last show and to decide Continue reading Class Act Theatre Society Presents: “Gotta Song for That!”

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The Freudian Slips are Back for the Summer!

Do you like laughing so much your cheeks hurt? Well, we’ve got news for you! The hottest improvised comedy troupe in town is hitting the stages of Kamloops again this summer and is now performing in three different locations! After its hugely successful inaugural season of bringing entertaining and hilarious improvised shows to Kamloops, The Freudian Slips will be returning for four more hilarious nights of improv! Presented by Chimera Theatre, the improvised comedy troupe will be featuring a mix of familiar faces and new members as it gears up to make you laugh this summer.

The shows are fast-paced, funny and a splendid mix of wit, physical comedy and outrageous situations. Because it’s improvised, each Continue reading The Freudian Slips are Back for the Summer!

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