March Break Camps

Museum: March Break Explorer Camp

Are you ready to explore the best of what the Museum has to offer this March Break? Throughout the week, campers will get to explore all the Markham Museum has to offer within its 25 acres from mini mysteries to pottery and from circus science experiments to hands-on engineering projects. Each day of the week is themed and filled with fun new experiences for both new and returning campers.

Before Care (8:00am-9:00am) and After Care (4:00pm-6:00pm) available.

Dates: Monday March 16 – Friday March 20

  • Time: 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Ages: 4-10 years
  • Cost: $290.00
  • Camp Barcode: 358207
  • Before Care Barcode: 355794
  • After Care Barcode: 355795

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Museum – March Break Fashion, Fabric and Fun

Calling all creative kids who have a passion for fashion! Throughout the week at camp children will explore our interactive Textile Studio and try their hand at basic weaving, sewing, and felting techniques.  Campers will draw inspiration from the Museum's own textile and fashion collection to create their own fashion accessories. By the end of the week, these budding designers will get to show off their works at a fashion show.

Before Care (8:00am-9:00am) and After Care (4:00pm-6:00pm) available.

Dates: Monday March 16 – Friday March 20

  • Time: 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Ages: 7-12 years
  • Cost: $290.00
  • Camp Barcode: 355796
  • Before Care Barcode: 355794
  • After Care Barcode: 355795

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Museum: March Break Pottery Camp

Come and enjoy Markham Museum’s Pottery Studio.  Campers will create imaginative projects throughout the week, learning various techniques such as coiling, pinch pots and slab building.  Campers will be taught various pottery skills and also gain inspiration for their projects from the museum’s collection.  A must have experience for any creative child!  No experience required and all materials/firing included.

Date:  Monday March 16 – Friday March 20

  • Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm
  • Age: 7-13
  • Cost: $175.00
  • Barcode:  357044

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Museum: March Break Teen Wheel Throwing & Handbuilding Camp

This half-day (afternoon) camp provides a wonderful opportunity for teens to learn the basics of Pottery hand-building, throwing and trimming on the potter’s wheel.  Led by our Ceramics studio instructor, campers will develop the skills to create functional and decorative pieces such as mugs, bowls, vases, creative creatures and unique sculptures.  We will touch on Ceramic art, history of clay around the world, geology, and even the chemistry of clay.  We will also discuss building art portfolios for those interested in art schools.  No experience required and all materials/firings included.

DATE:  Monday March 16 – Friday March 20

  • Time:  1:00pm – 4:00pm
  • Age: 12-16
  • Cost: $175.00
  • Barcode: 357046

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