PD Day Camp

ROM Camp show and tell

Looking for something to do with the kids on their school PD Days? Join us at the ROM for a day at camp!

Kids have special access to hands-on learning at the Museum. Register your kids ages 5 – 14 for a full day of ROM Camp. This one-day version of our popular Summer Club program provides a full day of supervised, fun, hands-on educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more!

  • $75.00 per child; $67.50 per child for ROM Members.
  • Extended Care from 4 – 6 pm: $10 per child; $9 for ROM Members
  • Pre-registration is required. Limited space is available. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Dates and Course Schedule

Program November 14, 2014 December 5, 2014 January 23, 2015 June 5, 2015
Age 5 From Dinosaurs To Dragons Up With The Birds Life In Ancient Egypt
FULL

 
Dress To Impress
Ages 6-7 Armour Day
FULL
Treasure Day
FULL
Ice and Snow Day
FULL

 
Monster Day
FULL

 
Ages 8-9 Armour, Weapons & Claws, Oh My!
FULL

 
Aquatic Explorations
FULL

 
Myths and Monsters
FULL

 
Myth Busters
FULL

 
Ages 10-14 Mediaeval Mythology Day
FULL

 
Festival of Lights
FULL

 
A Brief History Of Time
FULL
Communication 101
FULL

 

ROM Camp Daily Schedule
8:00am - 9:00am: Drop off and sign in at our lockers. Then watch a few films in the theater before we begin.

9:00am - 10:15am: First half of the morning session. Lesson time with the instructor as well as gallery exploration.
10:15am - 10:30am: Break time in the ROMKids Lunch Room or, weather permitting, outside in Philosopher's Walk.
10:30am - 12:00pm: Second half of morning session. Work on art projects or science experiments in our learning labs.

12:00pm - 1:00pm: Time to fuel up for the afternoon. We'll have a supervised lunch in our classrooms and relax to a few short films.

1:00pm - 2:15pm: First half of the afternoon session. We'll continue to explore the galleries with our instructor and work through our art.
2:15pm - 2:30pm: Afternoon Break
2:30pm - 4:00pm: Second half of afternoon session. Time to wrap up all our work and prepare to go home.

4:00pm: Sign out at the lockers.

4:00pm - 6:00pm: Extended Care. Supervised games and activities in the ROMKids Lunch Room

Feedback about ROM Camp:

  • "Seeing instructors that have returned from prior years. It is great to see the familiar faces but also shows they enjoy being there."
  • My daughter has been attending since 2008 and we've never been disappointed.
  • "I am very nervous to leave my child when I don't know the staff. I felt instantly comfortable due to the quality of the staff, the number of staff on site and the excellent level of organization."
  • "My daughter loved the staff at the camp. All the counsellors were always courteous, helpful and pleasant."

ROM Children's & Family programs aim to be accessible to all participants, regardless of their learning styles or abilities and we offer upon request a variety of communication supports and accessible formats.  To discuss your specific learning needs or to request accommodations, please call us at 416.586.5797, or email programs@rom.on.ca with at least three weeks advance notice. Our staff will work with you to deliver a one-of-a-kind experience.

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