Chilliwack Arts & Cultural Centre Society presents
Summer Art Camps for Kids!
Summer Art Camps
Date & Time:
Camps run from July 16 to August 17, 2018
8:30am to 4:15pm
Chilliwack Cultural Centre
Classes are $37.50 each for the whole week! (five days)
(Week Five - four days for $30.00)
For further details on class activities, schedules, and registration contact The Centre Box Office at 604-391-SHOW(7469)
Kids! Get ready to use your imagination and develop your creative spirit!
Registration Information: The Centre’s flexible schedule lets you customize your kids’ camp experience. Register for a week of a single class, two per day, or a full day of fun and creativity!
Each day is split into six time slots, with two classes options taking place in each time slot. Pick one option and your child will take part in that activity at that time for the full week.
Contact the Centre Box Office at 604-391-SHOW(7469) to register!
Class descriptions are listed after the schedule.
Classes run from 8:30am to 4:15pm with supervisor breaks.
Parents are responsible for their child’s lunch and refreshments (a water bottle is also recommended).
5 to 7 year olds - top row
8 to 11 year olds - bottom row
All About Uke (5-7) This fun and interactive class gives students the chance to learn to play the ukulele in a relaxed group setting. * In partnership with The Chilliwack Academy of Music.
Anime Illustration (8-11) Learn how to draw characters in this popular style!
Art Around the World (5-7) Art is universal – discover how artists in other countries and cultures express themselves!
Art Beginnings (8-11) Explore basic art techniques in colour and composition using watercolour pencils, pen and ink doodles, drawing games and more!
Artaquarium (5-7) Take a dive under the sea with this underwater-themed crafts class! Use your imagination to create a range of artwork inspired by the sea.
Blackwork Embroidery (8-11) Learn basic embroidery stitches to create a work of art!
Castles & Quests (5-7) Delve into a land of dragons, magic, knights and princesses with these exciting fantasy themed craft sessions.
Christmas in July! (5-7) (8-11) Get a headstart on making your holiday ornaments and decorations!
Cosmic Kids (5-7) Blast off into outer space with out-of-this-world space crafts!! Create a variety of artwork inspired by the sun, stars, rocket ships and more!
Disney Crafts (5-7) Princesses, beasts, talking snowmen and chipped teacups come to life with perler beads, yarn and more!
Digital Photography (8-11) Discover the hidden details and share your point of view. If you have always wanted to be a photographer, this is the class for you!
Dramarama (8-11) Discover the fun of the theatre in this introductory class – props and costumes combine with theatre games to let you explore your dramatic side!
Fiber Fun (8-11) Braid, thread, and knot fabric and wool to create functional and crafty projects!
First Steps in Hand Sewing (5-7) Teach your fingers how to move a needle though plastic canvas, then progress to basic stitches with felt and finger puppets!
Footloose! (8-11) In this fast-paced, fun class, learn hip hop and jazz technique. Find your rhythm and pick up some funky dance moves!
Giants of Art! (5-7) Discover the giants of art history and create art in the styles of the great artistic movements.
Find Your Groove! (5-7) In this fast-paced, fun class, learn hip hop and jazz technique. Find your rhythm and pick up some funky dance moves!
Gotta Catch ‘em All! (8-11) If you don’t have enough Pokemon – make your own!
Hand Sewing for Beginners (8-11) Get familiar with needle and thread while you learn to create small stuffies, gifts and more with cardboard, felt, embroidery thread, yarn, fabric and your own imagination.
Introduction to Counted Crosstitch (8-11) Learn the basics of cross stitch and start stitching your own sampler!
iUke! (8-11) From iTunes to iUke! Learn the songs from today’s Top 40 playlists–on the ukulele!
Knitting for Beginners (8-11) Learn to knit and you learn a life skill! Knitting is an age-old art that ensures you’ll never be cold or without a gift idea again! Join the ranks of knitters and stitch up your own scarf, cosy, hat – what are you waiting for?
Magic Mud (5-7) Create exciting clay projects!
Make Your Mark (5-7) Learn the basics of printmaking and create works of art.
Making Puppets (5-7) Puppetry is one of the world’s oldest art forms – almost 3000 years old! Join our instructor in creating a variety of puppets using shadow boxes, socks and fabric and more!
Masters of the Art-i-Verse (8-11) Discover the giants of art history and create art in the styles of the great artistic movements.
Minecraft Arts (5-7) (8-11) Step away from the computer to make real life pixel art that mimics your most unbelievable designs in Minecraft.
Minion Madness (5-7) Draw on the energy of the hit movie’s signature characters with this Minion-themed arts and crafts class! Use a variety of tools and materials to bring these iconic stars to life.
Mud Slingers (8-11) Experience the fun ceramics has to offer in this dynamic clay adventure!
Passport to Art (8-11) Art is universal – discover how artists in other countries and cultures express themselves!
Pickin’ & A-Grinnin’ (8-11) Guitars are provided in this introduction to music! Every wanted to strum along to your favourite songs? Have fun learning the basic chords and melodies in this beginner’s class and discover the exciting word of guitar! * In partnership with The Chilliwack Academy of Music.
Pokemon Party! (5-7) If you don’t have enough Pokemon – make your own! A whole class for Pokemon crafts!
Printmaking (8-11) Combine ink and a variety of stencils and other materials to discover how you can create your very own art!
Puppet Craft (8-11) Join our instructor in creating a variety of puppets using shadow boxes, socks and fabric and more!
Space Crafts (8-11) In a craft studio far, far away…you can create a whole bunch of fun cosmic art projects! The galaxy is at your fingertips in this space-themed class.
Spongebob and friends (5-7) Make your own crafts based on that sponge who lives in a pineapple under the sea!
Start Your Art! (5-7) Explore basic art techniques in colour and composition using watercolour pencils, pen and ink doodles, drawing games and more!
Starting With Embroidery (8-11) Learn your first basic embroidery stitches.
Summer Safari (5-7) Go on an adventurous summer safari with this wild arts and crafts session! Bring lions, giraffes, and elephants to life with your creative craft skills!
Superhero Headquarters (5-7) Unleash your inner crime fighter with this week of superhero themed projects. Students will let their imaginations run wild and create a range of artwork inspired by their favourite superhero. Buckle up your utility belts – it’s crafting time!
Theatre Peeps (5-7) Spend a week with costumes and props, improv games and role-playing!
Who’s Behind the Mask? (5-7) Step into another character’s shoes by putting on a new face! Make a plan for becoming a variety of creatures and people and use supplies from our craft vault to bring the masks to life!
Registration for the Art Camps is on a first come, first-served basis.