Summer 2016 Shows & Activities at the BIG Little Science Centre!

Full activity information is on the website calendar. All activities IMGP0893are included with the standard entry fee, unless otherwise stated.

Summer Science Camps

At the BIG Little Science Centre

Robotics Camp: FULL July 4 to 8, 9:00am to 3:00pm.

Junior Science Camp: July 11 to 15, 9:00am to 3:00pm. Must have Continue reading Summer 2016 Shows & Activities at the BIG Little Science Centre!

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The Annual Teddy Bear/Mother Goose Picnic Relocates to Riverside Park

On Thursday, June 16, the 11th Annual Teddy Bear/Mother Goose IMGP8073Picnic will take place at Riverside Park.  This is a free family event hosted in partnership with the City of Kamloops, Kamloops Early Language and Literacy Initiative (KELLI), School District No. 73, Childcare Resource and Referral/YMCA, TNRD Library, and Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc Social Development Department.

The Teddy Bear/Mother Goose Picnic is the wrap-up celebration for the KELLI Parent/Child Mother Goose Program®.  There will be many interactive activities, such as teddy bear activities with School Continue reading The Annual Teddy Bear/Mother Goose Picnic Relocates to Riverside Park

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Sun Peaks Introduces Free Summer Activities with ‘Family Weeks’

This summer, Sun Peaks will further bolster its roster of free family-unnamed (3)friendly activities with the introduction of ‘Family Weeks’. Taking place during four weeks through the summer, Sun Peaks will host a variety of free family oriented activities, Monday to Friday, July 18 through August 12

From Guided Alpine Nature Hiking and Cross Country Mountain Continue reading Sun Peaks Introduces Free Summer Activities with ‘Family Weeks’

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AZAMI Sports Outdoor Adventure Camps

Exciting, fun outdoor sports and activities. Featuring sailing, stand-up paddle boarding, swimming, yoga, archery, a great outdoor adventure course and more.

There’s something for everyone to enjoy!

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Camps dates are:
Age 7-16: July 11-15th, 2016

July 25-29th, 2016

Aug 22-26th, 2016

The price is $325 per child, which includes all applicable taxes.

Our camps are 5 day camps with everyday pick up and drop off in a
convenient location in Kamloops.

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Morgan’s review (participant):

My two favourite activities were paddle boarding and swimming.  The coach was so friendly and nice!  I would definitely go back!

Andrea, mother of camper Ben, speaks of his camp experience: Continue reading AZAMI Sports Outdoor Adventure Camps

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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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