Winter Camps

P.A. Day Pottery Workshops

Museum Pottery - P.A. Day Full Day Pottery Camp

Spend your P.A. day at the Markham Museum Pottery Studio.  Our young artists will learn how to create their very own imaginative project.  Campers will learn the basic techniques of coiling, pinching and slab building as well as decorating and painting their ‘one of a kind’ clay masterpiece.  A must have experience for every creative child!  No experience required and all materials/firing included.

  • Age: 7-13
  • Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
  • Cost: $69.00

Session 1: Monday, September 23rd 2019

  • Barcode: 351379

Session 2: Monday, October 21st 2019

  • Barcode: 351380

Session 3: Friday, November 15th 2019

  • Barcode: 351381


Museum – Winter Break Flight School

The sky is the limit as we “take off” and learn the science behind flight. From rockets to planes and from insects to birds we will discover how creatures in nature and humans command the sky. Holiday extended before and after care is available.

  • Ages: 8-12
  • Cost: $59.00

Date: Monday, December 23, 2019

  • Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
  • Barcode: 353076
  • Before Care (8:00 AM – 9:00 AM): 352333
  • After Care (4:00 PM - 6:00 PM): 352541


Museum – Winter Break Things that GO!

From airplanes to trains, learn all about things that go. Campers will explore the vehicles that we use on land, in water, and up in the sky – and even invent some of their own! Holiday extended before and after care is available.

  • Ages: 4-8
  • Cost: $59.00

Date: Monday, December 23, 2019

  • Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
  • Barcode: 353075
  • Before Care (8:00 AM – 9:00 AM): 352333
  • After Care (4:00 PM - 6:00 PM): 352541


Museum – Winter Break Mini Mystery

Put your Junior Detective on the case!  Campers will spend the day using their super sleuthing skills to find clues, solve puzzles, and in the end, crack the case.  Through teamwork, activities, games and crafts the case shall be solved! Holiday extended before and after care available.

  • Ages: 4-8
  • Cost: $59.00

Date: Friday, December 27, 2019

  • Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
  • Barcode: 353073
  • Before Care (8:00 AM – 9:00 AM): 352538
  • After Care (4:00 PM - 6:00 PM): 352539


Museum – Camp KEVA!

Design - Build - Play! Blending science with art, KEVA Planks bring out the designer, architect and engineer in each of us. With imagination and just a little help from gravity, campers will build structures and sculptures using identical construction blocks. This exciting half-day or full-day camp will include new challenges, indoor and outdoor activities, and of course fun with over 15,000 KEVA blocks. Holiday extended before and after care is available.

Date: Tuesday, December 24, 2019

  • Ages: 4-11
  • Cost: $33.00
  • Time: 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
  • Barcode: 352332
  • Before Care (8:00 AM – 9:00 AM): 352536

Date: Friday, December 27, 2019

  • Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
  • Ages: 8-12
  • Cost: $59.00
  • Barcode: 353072
  • Before Care (8:00 AM – 9:00 AM): 352538
  • After Care (4:00 PM - 6:00 PM): 352539


Museum – Winter Break Science in Motion and Invisible Forces

Let’s get moving this Winter Break as we test the laws of motion, experiment with simple machines and explore scientific phenomenon we can’t even see! Campers will investigate the science behind gravity, magnetism, static electricity and so much more through hands-on experiments, engineering challenges, and games. Holiday extended before and after care is available.

  • Ages: 4-10
  • Cost: $232.00

Date: December 30, 31, January 2, and 3

  • Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
  • Barcode: 353077
  • Before Care (8:00 AM – 9:00 AM): 352537
  • After Care (4:00pm-6:00pm): 352540


Museum Pottery – Winter Break Full Day Pottery Camp

Spend the first day of Winter Holidays at the Markham Museum Pottery Studio. Our young artists will learn how to create their very own imaginative project. Campers will learn the basic techniques of coiling, pinching and slab building as well as decorating and painting their one–of-a-kind clay masterpiece. A must have experience for every creative child! No experience required and all materials/firing included.

  • Ages: 7-13
  • Cost: $69.00

Date: Monday, December 23, 2019

  • Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
  • Barcode: 352743
  • Before Care (8:00 AM – 9:00 AM): 352333
  • After Care (4:00 PM - 6:00 PM): 352541


Museum Pottery – Winter Break Half Day Pottery Camp

Come and enjoy Markham Museum's Pottery Studio. Campers will create imaginative projects throughout the week, learning various techniques such as coiling, pinching process and slab building. Campers will be taught various pottery skills by our professional potter and 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.

  • Ages: 7-13
  • Cost: $140.00

Dates: December 30 and 31, 2019, Jan 2 and 3, 2020

  • Time: 9 AM – 12 PM
  • Barcode: 352742
  • Before Care (8:00 AM – 9:00 AM): 352537


Registration Information

Consult your Fall/Winter Markham Life magazine for fees and registration information, or call the Program Coordinator at 905-305-5970.