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Queen's Summer Camps

A wide variety of camps for children of all ages are offered at Queen’s in spring and summer. From sports to geography, art, and eco-adventures — there is something for everyone.

Please contact the individual departments for information on future offerings.

[ESU football camp, Fine Art Program and Eco-Adventure Camp photo collage][photo of kids at camp]

The following programs are offered in 2015: 
(Camps are subject to change. Please contact the group/department noted to confirm dates and offerings.)

Group / Department Information / Contact Program Details and Dates Age / Grade Range
Department of French Studies (613) 533-2086
frenchcamp@queensu.ca

Queen's French Camp

  • 10 4-5 day sessions between June 22 and August 28
  • Language learning and cultural activities through traditional camp recreational programming
  • NO French experience necessary
SK-Grade 3
(Ages 5-9)

A one-week intensive preparatory summer course for students interested in pursuing 1st year university-level French, a degree in French, or who want to upgrade their language skills.

  • The course will run throughout July & August.
  • Interested students must have completed a Grade 12 French course or equivalent.
Grades 11 or 12
Science Quest
Engineering Society
(613) 533-6870
  • Science Camp
  • Tech Camp
  • Girls Quest
  • Girls Quest Tech
  • Eco Camp
  • Entrepreneurs in Science
  • Robotics Camp
  • Science Quest in Brockville, Perth and Trenton
  • Science Quest en Francais
  • Impact and Brainstorm (overnight camps!)

Various weeks from June 29 to September 4

Grades 4–9

Eco-Adventure Camp
Queen’s University Biological Station

qubsecoadventure@gmail.com
  • LIT Program (ages 15-18)
  • Eco-Adventure (ages 10-14)
  • Family night Thursday - cabin rentals for campers' families

 

Ages 10-14
Ages 15-18 (LIT Program)
ASUS Summer Camps
Arts and Science Undergraduate Society
(613) 533-6258
camps@asus.queensu.ca

Arts and Science camps over 8 weeks. Each week has a different theme and activities.

Ages 4–8
Barefoot Players Summer Theatre Camp
Department of Drama
613-533-2104
queensbarefootplayers@gmail.com
Theatre, acting, dance, music, puppetry, and masks.
July 6-10
July 20-24
 
Ages 6-12
Explore Summer Camp
Department of Geography
(613) 533-6000 ext. 77214
explore.geography@queensu.ca

Explore Junior

Each camp has a different theme
July 6-10
July13-17
July 27-31
August 10-14
August 17-21

Ages 5-8

Explore Senior
Each camp has a different theme
July 20-24
August 24-28

Ages 9-13

Summer SmARTs Camp
Agnes Etherington Art Centre
613-533-2190

Teen Art Course: Beyond the Selfie
July 6-10
 

Teens

Art Day Camp

July 13-17
July 20-24
July 27-31
 

Ages 8–12

Math Quest (Queen's Math Camp for Girls)
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
(613) 533-2432
mathquest@mast.queensu.ca
Math Camp for Girls
August 10-13
Girls entering Grades 9–12
SEEQ (Summer Enrichment Experience at Queen’s) Program
Enrichment Studies Unit
(613) 533-3181
esu@queensu.ca

Program Dates: 4-6 day progrmas between from August 9 and 21

Students entering grades 8 and 9 in September; and students entering grades 10, 11 and 12

Q-Camps
Athletics and Recreation

(613) 533-6000 ext. 77686 to ask about our staff and member discounts
qcamps@gogaelsgo.com

GENERAL SPORT AND THEME CAMPS 2015

Little Explorers
July 6 - 10
July 13-17
Ages 4-6
Little Learners
August 24-28
Ages 4-6
Mini Sport
June 29 - July 3 (no camp July 1)
August 4 - 7 (no camp Aug 3)
Ages 4-6
Super Hero Training
August 17 - 21
Ages 4-6
Music in Motion
July 20 - 24
July 27-31
August 10-14
Ages 5-7
ActiveFUNdamental Camp
June 29 - Sept 5 (no camp July 1 or Aug 3)
Ages 6-8
1/2 Basketball and 1/2 Volleyball
June 29 - July 3 (no camp July 1)
July 13 - 17
Ages 8-13
Field Sports Camp
July 6-10
July 20-24
Ages 8-13
Fitness for Girls
June 29-July 3 (no camp July 1)
Ages 8-13
Sport Splash
August 10-14
August 17-21
Ages 8-13
Red Cross Swim Kid Lessons and Sports
July 13 - 24
Ages 8-13
Just for Fish
August 4-7 (no camp Aug 3)
Ages 8-13
Music in Motion Sr.
August 4-7 (no camp Aug 3)
Ages 8-10
Sports Camp
June 29-July 3 (no camp July 1)
July 6 - 10
August 24-28
August 31-September 4
Ages 8-13
Swim & Gym
August 31 - September 4
Ages 8 - 13
Adventures in Creative Writing
June 29-July 3 (no camp July 1)
Ages 10-14
Athlete Conditioning
July 6-10
Ages 10-17
Babysitting Course
August 17-21
Ages 10-14
Boys Club
July 27-31
Ages 10-14
Dance Camp
July 13-17
Ages 10-14
Drama Improv Camp
August 4-7 (no camp Aug 3)
Ages 10-14
Fitness Boot Camp
August 24-28
Ages 10-17
Girls Club
July 20-24
Ages 10-14
Glee Club
July 27-31
Ages 10-14
Guitar Camp
July 13-17
Ages 10-14
Jam Band
August 24-28
Ages 10-14
TravelOurCity
July 6-10
Ages 10-14
Academic All-Stars (Sports Academy)
August 10-14
Ages 13-18
Academic All-Stars (Computer Sciences) NEW!
August 17-21
Ages 13-18
Leader in Training
July 6-17
August 4-14 (no camp Aug 3)
 
Ages 13-18

SPORT SPECIFIC CAMPUS 2015

Basketball Elite Training and Scrimmage (SPRING CAMP)
May 28 - July 30
Ages 13-18 / players entering grade 9 - 12
Basketball Camp
August 10 - 14
Ages 7-11 / players entering grades 2 - 5
Basketball Academy
August 17 - 21
Ages 10-14 / players entering grades 6 - 8
Fencing
August 4 - 7 (no camp Aug 3)
Ages 10-16
Football
June 29 - July 3 (no camp July 1)
Ages 8-13
Ultimate Camp
July 27 - 31
Ages 10-16
Volleyball - Fundamentals Camp
July 27 - 31
Ages 10-13 / players entering grades 5 - 8
Volleyball - Player Development Camp
August 4 - 7  (no camp Aug 3)
Ages 13 - 18 /Players entering grade 9 - 12
Volleyball - High Performance Camp
August 10 - 14 (4 days)
Ages 16 - 18
Elite Football Camp - Linemen
August 4, 5, 6
Ages 14- 18 / players entering grade 10-12
Elite Football Camp - Passing
August 4, 5, 6
Ages 14-18 / players entering grade 10-12
Basketball Jr. Girls Team Camp
Saturday, September 12
Ages 13-18 / players entering grade 9-12
Boys Elite Basketball Academy
July 5 - August 9
Boys going into grades 8-11
Kingston FC Soccer Camp
  • 9 one-week camps from June 29-August 28
  • 3 one-week camps the weeks of July 6, July 13, August 4
Main Camp: ages 5 - 13
Pro Camp: U13-U14 and the U15-U16 age groups