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2011 Summer Camps Across Nova Scotia


Alderney Landing Art & Theatre Camp
Ages 7-12; 1st child: $175, additional children: $155 – 5% early bird discount June 1st
Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm
Art Camps
July 4-8 Celebrate Canada!
July 11-15 Haunted Sculptures
Theatre Camps
July 18-22 A Haunted Theatre Camp
July 25-29 The Wizard of Oz
For more details, see website above.

Artech Summer Camps
Shambhala School, 5450 Russell Street, Halifax
Register before April 30th & receive $25 off any camp.
State-of-the-Art fun and high-Tech creativity. For kids and youth from 6-14 years old. Choose from Video Game Design, Claymation/Animation, Photo Expressions and more!
$246-334 per week – see website above for more details

Atlantic Cirque – School of Circus Arts
Ages 7-12 OR 13-17 $250 per week
9am-4pm weekly throughout the summer starting July 4th
Trampoline, juggling, stilts, human pyramids, trapeze, and more.
Advanced Summer Camp for 12 and up: Aug 29-Sept 2; $325
For full schedule see website link above.

Discovery Centre
Halifax OR 902-492-4422 ext.221
6-12 year olds; $200/week; $190 for multiple weeks/children; MEMBERS: $185/week; $175 for multiple weeks/children
Nine weeks of Summer Science Camps to choose from: When I Grow Up, Paint With Music, Eco-City (2021)!

SuperNOVA Camps at Dalhousie University
Camps for Grades 1-12
5 day Science Camps and Engineering Camps = $175
5 day Computer Science Camps, SuperSKILLS, Movie Making Camp  = $185
4 day Science Camps and Engineering camps = $150
4 day Computer Science Camps = $165
2 day Overnight CATALYST Program = $185
For more information and to register, go to:

Mad Science Summer Camp
Shambhala School, Halifax
Ages 5-12.
9am-3:30pm. Extended hours (8:30am-4:30pm) and half days are also available.
July 11th – July 15th – Rockin’ Rockets
July 18th – July 22nd – Moving with Science
July 25th – July 29th – Rockin’ Rockets
Prices: General Hours: $185/week
Extended Hours: $35/week or $10/day extra
Half Days (9am-12pm or 12:30pm-3:30pm): $105/week
Half Day Extended Hours: $15/week or $5/day

The Nova Scotia Sea School
Register today for a 5-day ($630) or 7-day ($875) sailing expedition – AGES 14-18
5-day expedition: July 5th – 9th
7-day expedition: July 12 – 18th
7-day expedition: August 17th – 23rd
5-day expedition: August 26th – 30th
No sailing experience is necessary – we’ll teach you what you need to know. If you do have a background in sailing, we’ll build on those basics with a great experience of small boat coastal cruising where you’ll learn chart and compass navigation, anchoring, how to read the weather, how to cook on board and more!


Salvation Army Scotian Glen Camp
Music & Gospel Arts Camp
Aug 6-13
Early Bird Fee (Before May 31, 2010): $200/person
Late Registration (After May 31, 2010): $220/person

See application HERE.


Marigold Cultural Centre
Usually offers a Musical Theatre Camp for ages 9-14, Theatre Camp for 13-17, a Violin/cello camp for ages 6+, and an Arts Camp for ages 6-10 & 11-15.
Keep watching the website link above for this year’s details.


St. Luke’s Vacation Bible School
Upper Tantallon
Usually has a July week-long camp 9am – noon for ages 4-12
Email for this year’s information

***Do you know of any other summer camps across Nova Scotia? Let me know and I’ll post them here***


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Upper Tantallon: Action Laser Tag – Half off special!

Action-laser-tagAct now, this special is only on until midnight tonight!

Hit your mark with today’s Groupon special: for $20, you get one hour of outdoor laser tag for two people at Action Laser Tag (a $40 value) in Upper Tantallon.

Action Laser Tag gears up sharp shooters with infrared taggers on a large, outdoor playing field suitable for up to 24 laser slingers, age 8 and up. The activity’s field rules are integral for safety and maximum enjoyment, endorsing teamwork and feelings of superiority for all players. To look the part, Action Laser Tag encourages wearing covered shoes and light pants or shorts and arriving equipped with a water bottle.

Click HERE to get your Groupon coupon and save $20!

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