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* Let's Go LEGO! Summer CampLet's Go LEGO! Summer Camp

Time: 9:00 am

Join NS3 for a week of LEGO mania. Build LEGO creations, program LEGO robots, make your own LEGO movie, and more! If you’re a LEGO fanatic, this camp is the week for you! Students can work at their own pace and no prior LEGO Robotics experience is necessary (though a strong interest is required). We will also mix things up a bit with other LEGO-themed activities, challenges, and some time spent outside. Camps run from 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 2-4 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Sebastian Beach (at the end of Sebastian Road in Lantzville)

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* Let's Go LEGO! Summer CampLet's Go LEGO! Summer Camp

Time: 9:00 am

Join NS3 for a week of LEGO mania. Build LEGO creations, program LEGO robots, make your own LEGO movie, and more! If you’re a LEGO fanatic, this camp is the week for you! Students can work at their own pace and no prior LEGO Robotics experience is necessary (though a strong interest is required). We will also mix things up a bit with other LEGO-themed activities, challenges, and some time spent outside. Camps run from 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 2-4 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Sebastian Beach (at the end of Sebastian Road in Lantzville)

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* Let's Go LEGO! Summer CampLet's Go LEGO! Summer Camp

Time: 9:00 am

Join NS3 for a week of LEGO mania. Build LEGO creations, program LEGO robots, make your own LEGO movie, and more! If you’re a LEGO fanatic, this camp is the week for you! Students can work at their own pace and no prior LEGO Robotics experience is necessary (though a strong interest is required). We will also mix things up a bit with other LEGO-themed activities, challenges, and some time spent outside. Camps run from 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 2-4 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Sebastian Beach (at the end of Sebastian Road in Lantzville)

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* Let's Go LEGO! Summer CampLet's Go LEGO! Summer Camp

Time: 9:00 am

Join NS3 for a week of LEGO mania. Build LEGO creations, program LEGO robots, make your own LEGO movie, and more! If you’re a LEGO fanatic, this camp is the week for you! Students can work at their own pace and no prior LEGO Robotics experience is necessary (though a strong interest is required). We will also mix things up a bit with other LEGO-themed activities, challenges, and some time spent outside. Camps run from 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all young computer scientists and programmers (6 – 8 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, explore circuitry and create LEGO scribbler. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 6-8, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more informaiton.

* Summer Preschool ExplorersSummer Preschool Explorers

Time: 10:00 am

This is a 3 week series of individual 60-minute workshops on Mondays in July that explores different hands-on science activities suited for ages 2-5 yrs with parent participation. Each week there will be a theme and several activity stations within that theme. This weeks theme is Air Up There with activities such as making balloon rockets and exploring the concept that air takes up space. Time: 10am-11am Cost: $12 per workshop Location: Multipurpose Room (Rm 119) at 4355 Jingle Pot Rd (former Mt. Benson Elementary- now home to Island ConnectEd, same building as our science studio).

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all young computer scientists and programmers (6 – 8 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, explore circuitry and create LEGO scribbler. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 6-8, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more informaiton.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 9-11 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Neck Point Park

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all young computer scientists and programmers (6 – 8 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, explore circuitry and create LEGO scribbler. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 6-8, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more informaiton.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 9-11 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Neck Point Park

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all young computer scientists and programmers (6 – 8 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, explore circuitry and create LEGO scribbler. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 6-8, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more informaiton.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 9-11 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Neck Point Park

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8Tech-topia Summer Camp, 6-8

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all young computer scientists and programmers (6 – 8 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, explore circuitry and create LEGO scribbler. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 6-8, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more informaiton.

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all computer scientists and programmers (9 – 12 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, program with scratch, and explore 3D printing creations. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots and EV3 mindstorms, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 9+, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Summer Preschool ExplorersSummer Preschool Explorers

Time: 10:00 am

This is a 3 week series of individual 60-minute workshops on Mondays in July that explores different hands-on science activities suited for ages 2-5 yrs with parent participation. Each week there will be a theme and several activity stations within that theme. This weeks theme is Bubble & Fizz with activities such as making swirling milk and exploring the different ways to make bubbles and what makes them pop. Time: 10am-11am Cost: $12 per workshop Location: Multipurpose Room (Rm 119) at 4355 Jingle Pot Rd (former Mt. Benson Elementary- now home to Island ConnectEd, same building as our science studio).

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all computer scientists and programmers (9 – 12 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, program with scratch, and explore 3D printing creations. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots and EV3 mindstorms, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 9+, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 16-18 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Colliery Dam (Wakesiah entrance)

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all computer scientists and programmers (9 – 12 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, program with scratch, and explore 3D printing creations. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots and EV3 mindstorms, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 9+, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 16-18 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Colliery Dam (Wakesiah entrance)

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all computer scientists and programmers (9 – 12 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, program with scratch, and explore 3D printing creations. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots and EV3 mindstorms, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 9+, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 16-18 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Colliery Dam (Wakesiah entrance)

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* Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+Tech-topia Summer Camp, 9+

Time: 9:00 am

Calling all computer scientists and programmers (9 – 12 years old)! Join NS3 for a week all about exploring the multiple forms of technology! We will take apart electronics to see what’s going on inside, program with scratch, and explore 3D printing creations. You’ll take on programming, design, and building challenges with Ozobots and EV3 mindstorms, and get first hand knowledge from a Tech mentor of some of the different things the field of Technology has to offer. Ages 9+, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

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* Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7

Time: 9:00 am

NS3’s Science & Art camp explores the many facets of science, technology, engineering, art, and math through hands on experiments, mentors, and movement. Flex your engineering muscles by building a cool cardboard contraption using linkages and building bridges. Explore light with colour and shadows, and see the mathematical patterns in art by building a birdseed mosaic. Learn about pH with colour changes and orbie exploration. Ages 6-7, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Sunset Cinema Series: ColwoodSunset Cinema Series: Colwood

Time: 6:00 pm

NS3 will have activities prior to the movie showing. 6:00-9:00pm. Movie is "The LEGO Movie- the second part" Come check it out!

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* Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7

Time: 9:00 am

NS3’s Science & Art camp explores the many facets of science, technology, engineering, art, and math through hands on experiments, mentors, and movement. Flex your engineering muscles by building a cool cardboard contraption using linkages and building bridges. Explore light with colour and shadows, and see the mathematical patterns in art by building a birdseed mosaic. Learn about pH with colour changes and orbie exploration. Ages 6-7, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 23-25 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Divers Lake

* Sunset Cinema Series: DuncanSunset Cinema Series: Duncan

Time: 6:00 pm

NS3 will have activities prior to the movie showing. 6:00-9:00pm. Movie is "Smallfoot" Come check it out!

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* Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7

Time: 9:00 am

NS3’s Science & Art camp explores the many facets of science, technology, engineering, art, and math through hands on experiments, mentors, and movement. Flex your engineering muscles by building a cool cardboard contraption using linkages and building bridges. Explore light with colour and shadows, and see the mathematical patterns in art by building a birdseed mosaic. Learn about pH with colour changes and orbie exploration. Ages 6-7, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 23-25 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Divers Lake

* Sunset Cinema: Campbell RiverSunset Cinema: Campbell River

Time: 6:00 pm

NS3 will have activities prior to the movie showing. 6:00-9:00pm. Movie is "Ralph breaks the internet" Come check it out!

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* Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7

Time: 9:00 am

NS3’s Science & Art camp explores the many facets of science, technology, engineering, art, and math through hands on experiments, mentors, and movement. Flex your engineering muscles by building a cool cardboard contraption using linkages and building bridges. Explore light with colour and shadows, and see the mathematical patterns in art by building a birdseed mosaic. Learn about pH with colour changes and orbie exploration. Ages 6-7, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 23-25 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Divers Lake

* Sunset Cinema Series CourtenaySunset Cinema Series Courtenay

Time: 6:00 pm

NS3 will have activities prior to the movie showing. 6:00-9:00pm. Movie is "Spiderman into the Spider-verse" Come check it out!

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* Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7Science & Art Summer Camp, 6-7

Time: 9:00 am

NS3’s Science & Art camp explores the many facets of science, technology, engineering, art, and math through hands on experiments, mentors, and movement. Flex your engineering muscles by building a cool cardboard contraption using linkages and building bridges. Explore light with colour and shadows, and see the mathematical patterns in art by building a birdseed mosaic. Learn about pH with colour changes and orbie exploration. Ages 6-7, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information.

* Sunset Cinema: ParksvilleSunset Cinema: Parksville

Time: 6:00 pm

NS3 will have activities prior to the movie showing. 6:00-9:00pm. Movie is "The Incredibles" Come check it out!

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* Sunset Cinema Series: NanaimoSunset Cinema Series: Nanaimo

Time: 6:00 pm

NS3 will have activities prior to the movie showing. 6:00-9:00pm. Movie is "How to Train your Dragon: The Hidden World" Come check it out!

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* Girls Science Club Summer CampGirls Science Club Summer Camp

Time: 9:00 am

Hey girls – this week is all you! NS3’s all girl week helps budding female scientists find their footing and explore their interest in science. Learn about pollinators by exploring our natural edibles garden and building a crank powered butterfly with flapping wings. Test your creativity by making your own claymation film and designing a popsicle stick bracelet. Discover microplastics, different ways to reduce plastic use and make reusable beeswax wraps! Ages 6+, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information

* Summer Preschool ExplorersSummer Preschool Explorers

Time: 10:00 am

This is a 3 week series of individual 60-minute workshops on Mondays in July that explores different hands-on science activities suited for ages 2-5 yrs with parent participation. Each week there will be a theme and several activity stations within that theme. This weeks theme is Senses - Super Sleuths with activities such as making music shakers and activities to practice science processing skills such as observing, comparing, contrasting and using tools like magnifiers. Time: 10am-11am Cost: $12 per workshop Location: Multipurpose Room (Rm 119) at 4355 Jingle Pot Rd (former Mt. Benson Elementary- now home to Island ConnectEd, same building as our science studio).

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* Girls Science Club Summer CampGirls Science Club Summer Camp

Time: 9:00 am

Hey girls – this week is all you! NS3’s all girl week helps budding female scientists find their footing and explore their interest in science. Learn about pollinators by exploring our natural edibles garden and building a crank powered butterfly with flapping wings. Test your creativity by making your own claymation film and designing a popsicle stick bracelet. Discover microplastics, different ways to reduce plastic use and make reusable beeswax wraps! Ages 6+, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 30 Aug 1 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Departure Bay Beach

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* Girls Science Club Summer CampGirls Science Club Summer Camp

Time: 9:00 am

Hey girls – this week is all you! NS3’s all girl week helps budding female scientists find their footing and explore their interest in science. Learn about pollinators by exploring our natural edibles garden and building a crank powered butterfly with flapping wings. Test your creativity by making your own claymation film and designing a popsicle stick bracelet. Discover microplastics, different ways to reduce plastic use and make reusable beeswax wraps! Ages 6+, 9am-3pm, please click the link for more information

* Science in the Park Science in the Park

Time: 10:00 am

Come EXPLORE local parks and protected areas with NS3’s outreach educators this summer! Explore Nanaimo’s diverse habitats with nature hikes, explorations of local flora and fauna, science games & art projects. WHAT: FREE drop-in science & nature explorations at local parks during the summer. WHEN: July 30 Aug 1 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to noon. WHERE: Departure Bay Beach

       
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