Summer Fun!

Summer Fun! 2014: Six Weeks from July 7 - August 15

Get ready to use your imagination and develop your creative spirit this summer!

View our 2014 Summer Program Guide here

To view the 'sold out' stamps on the pdf of the summer guide, please view with Acrobat Reader, which you can download here. Please note: the sold out stamps may not display properly on mobile devises.

Pick up a print version at Place des Arts and local libraries and community centres.

Summer Fun! art camps for children and youth ages 5 to 14 offer everything you need: flexibility, choice, innovation, excellent instruction, after hours care and, of course, lots of summer fun! Each day begins at 8:45am and ends at 3:35pm. After hours care is available until 5:00 PM for a nominal $7.00 fee.

Registration for Summer Fun! 2014 is now open.
Registration may be done online or in person at Place des Arts, 1120 Brunette Avenue.

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5-12 year olds

Create the program of your choice! Choose the class you want, when you want it. Summer Fun! is uniquely designed to allow children and their parents/caregivers to fully customize a daily schedule and create a personalized summer program packed with favourite arts activities in the visual, literary and performing arts. 

11-14 year olds

Our half-day Summer Fun! art intensives for older youth provide opportunities to delve more deeply into a variety of visual, literary and performing arts subjects. These intensives range from pottery, drawing & painting and fibre arts to acting, musical theatre, animation, guitar and more. Our talented teachers develop new intensives each summer to inspire youth and fill their summers with creative exploration.

Here are the 2014 Art Intensives for 11-14 year olds

Week
Morning (9:00am-12:00pm)          
 Afternoon (12:35-3:35pm)
Week 1          
 Summer Pottery Intensive              
 Sock Puppet Theatre
Week 2 
 Guitar Workshop
 Fibre Arts Sampler
Week 3
 Art of the Graphic Novel & Manga
 Publish Your E-Magazine
Week 4
 Creative Painters
 Acrobatic Dance
Week 5
 Summer Pottery Intensive
 Musical Theatre Intensive
Week 6
 Digital Photography Intensive
 Art Journaling

Summer Fun! Art Camp Transfers & Withdrawals

1. Transfers: No transfers will be granted.

2. Withdrawals: Requests for withdrawal from your Summer Fun! class(es) must be submitted in writing to info@placedesarts.ca 14 days prior to the class(es) start date. Upon approval, a refund of the class fee(s) will be granted, less the registration fee.

Withdrawal requests will not be granted less than 14 days prior to your Summer Fun class(es) start date. Exceptions for medical or compassionate reasons may be considered upon receipt of a written request at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the class(es). A medical certificate may be required. Upon approval, a refund of the class fee will be granted, less registration fees and any applicable supply fees.

3. Tax receipts: We do not issue separate receipts for child fitness or arts tax credits. Please keep the original receipt issued upon registration for income tax purposes.

Summer Fun! Fees

Course Fees
$32.50 per week/per course, plus supply fee unless otherwise stated. Please note, week five is a four-day weeks, and course fees are pro-rated to $26 per week/per course, plus supply fee unless otherwise stated. Fees for the teen intensives vary; please check individual course descriptions.

Registration Fee
$3.00 per course

Supply Fee         
As noted with course descriptions.

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