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!

  • $65.00 per child; $55.00 per child for ROM Members.
  • Extended Care from 4 – 6 pm: $9 per child; $8 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 Dress To Impress
Ages 6-7 Armour Day
Sold Out
Treasure Day
Sold Out
Ice and Snow Day Monster Day
Ages 8-9 Armour, Weapons & Claws, Oh My!
Sold Out

 
Aquatic Explorations Myths and Monsters Myth Busters
Ages 10-14 Mediaeval Mythology Day
Sold Out

 
Festival of Lights A Brief History Of Time Let's Get Talking!

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

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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.
 

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Passenger pigeons now on display.
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Up With The Birds
Gold!
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
SOLD OUT
Please call the Programs Department at 416.586.5797 to be placed on the waiting list.
A blue stained thorny skate- a deep water fish.
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Aquatic Explorations
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00

Festival of Lights

Friday, December 5, 2014 | 16:00 - 18:00
Extended Care, consisting of relaxed, supervised activities, will be available for a limited number of children registered for the December 5th ROM Kids' PD Day.
Mummy Board (painted wood), 3rd Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, Egypt, 1069 - 945 BC
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 09:00 - 16:00
Mummies In The Morning, Animals In Afternoon
Snowshoes (wood, hair), Ainu, Japan, circa 1888
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 09:00 - 16:00
Ice and Snow Day
Pendent, Dragon form (Jade), Zhou Dynasty, China, 5th century BC
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 09:00 - 16:00

Myths and Monsters
From Greek centaurs to Chinese dragons and all the beasts in between, today we’ll use science to explain the origins of these mixed up creatures.

Sundial (limestone), Western Han dynasty, China, 206 BC - 24 AD
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 09:00 - 16:00
A Brief History Of Time
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 16:00 - 18:00
Extended Care, consisting of relaxed, supervised activities, will be available for a limited number of children registered for the January 23rd ROM Kids' PD Day.