Sunshine Coast Canada
Arts, Heritage + Culture
Non-profit Society Network

Musical Theatre Intensive Summer 2021

July 26 – Aug 6. Show dates Aug 6-7. For kids and youth. Featuring daily singing, dancing, and acting workshops. With ensemble work and personal coaching, all taught by industry professionals. Registration and more info 778.819.3567. Email here.

Week one will be outdoors, week two will be at the Gibsons Heritage Playhouse.

Kid’s Summer Camps

July 14-16; July 21-23; July 28-30. Ages 8-13. This year we are delighted to offer 3 kid’s summer workshops in July. Each workshop combines art making with outdoor exploration.  In the morning participants learn to weave, collage or paint led by a senior artist/teacher. In the afternoon, walks and discussions take over as we explore natural spaces near the Art Centre. Workshops run 10:00 – 3:00 each day, with a break provided for lunch. Participants must bring their own lunch, a water bottle and a mask for any indoor activities.

For more info or to register visit sunshinecoastartscouncil.com/camps/

PR – Drawn Together

Kids 8-12, join visual artist Luke Ramsey on Thursdays after school for 45 minutes of drawing together online. Virtual sessions will be interactive with prompts and exercises and plenty of space to share your ideas and creations.

For more information or to register, contact Children’s Services Coordinator, Sonia Zagwyn 604.485.4796. A weblink will be emailed to participants.

Beyond the Box: Building Together Session ages 5-17 yrs

A group building session and a chance to learn more about the ‘Build a Box’ contest.

If you could build a home any way you wanted, what would it look like? Build us a miniature model: think Beyond the Box – and let your creativity soar!

Open to all Sunshine Coast children and youth. Three winners will receive prizes in each age category: 5-6 yrs/7-9 yrs/10-12 yrs/13-17 yrs.

Get the Zoom details here.

Easter Scavenger Hunt

Enjoy a socially-distanced, outdoor scavenger hunt. Pick up your instructions at the Sechelt Library anytime between 10am-2pm, then go for a walk outside to find your clues! We have two different types of scavenger hunt that both follow the same route, so families with multiple children can hunt together! Bring your answers back to the library before 3 pm on Saturday to be entered into the prize draws.

Riddle Scavenger Hunt:
Hunt for egg clues, then unscramble them to solve a riddle and enter a prize draw! For ages 7-12

Picture Scavenger Hunt
Hunt for parts of a picture, then put the picture back together and enter a prize draw! For ages 2-6.
Winners of the prize draws will be announced Wednesday, April 7th.

Spring Break Art Camp with Artist Amber Friedman

Mar 29-Apr 2:
9am – 3pm; Ages 8-12 yrs; $195/wk.
In this week long art camp we will work with hands-on crafts and art projects to dress up the town, spice up our outfits, practice drawing and writing skills and create a series of take home art trading cards. Taught by local textile artist Amber Friedman. This program will be lots of fun and full of creative ways to lift our spirits using paper and fabric.

Zoom Family Concert with Charlotte Diamond

Mar 30, April 6 and 13th. Three Family concerts especially for mothers of preschoolers. Sponsored by Mothers Matter Centre.  With songs like “Four Hugs a Day”, “I Wanna Be a Dog” “I am a Pizza”, and “May There Always be Sunshine”, children can enter the world of imagination and sing around the world. The concerts are one hour long with lots of participation!

See poster and find Zoom link here.

Spring Break Program: Kids Acting Class

Join Driftwood Theatre School teachers Elizabeth and Gabe for fun Drama activities including concentration games, improvisation exercises, character work, and story building (no acting experience necessary).

This will be run via Zoom. Call 604.885.3260 to register.

Free French Virtual Camp with Charlotte Diamond

March 22nd to 26th for a week of virtual French activities of all kinds, including a cooking class, Charlotte Diamond concert, Zumba, week-long challenges, and more!

There are activities open every day, and every single one is free! View the schedule and register here

PR – Spring Break Comic Camp for Kids with Cole Pauls

Monday through Friday March 22-26 on Zoom. A Kids Camp (ages 8-10) will run from 10am-11am. A Tween and Teen Camp (ages 11+) will run from 1pm-3pmRegistration is required and space is limited. Registrants will be invited to pick up a package of  Comic Camp supplies at the library service desk March 15-21.

Cole Pauls is a Tahltan comic artist, illustrator and printmaker hailing from Haines Junction (Yukon Territory) with a BFA in Illustration from Emily Carr University. Residing in Vancouver.

To register, fill out our ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM

For more information contact Sonia Zagwyn at szagwyn@prpl.ca or call 604-485-4796 ext. 212

Spring Break Program: Kids Pound Fitness Class

Pound, taught by MJ Leitner, is a drumming inspired workout, perfect to burn off excess energy. This class has fun songs, dance moves, and games. Age 7-12.

This will be run via Zoom. Call 604.885.3260 to register.

 

PR – Spring Break Art Camp with Artist Amber Friedman

Week one: Mar 22-26; Week Two: Mar 29-Apr 2:
9am – 3pm; Ages 8-12 yrs; $195/wk.
In this week long art camp we will work with hands-on crafts and art projects to dress up the town, spice up our outfits, practice drawing and writing skills and create a series of take home art trading cards. Taught by local textile artist Amber Friedman. This program will be lots of fun and full of creative ways to lift our spirits using paper and fabric.

Spring Break Program: Kids Pet Pals with The SPCA

We will discover how the BC SPCA protects pets in our care and what we can all do to keep our animal companions healthy, happy and having fun. Featuring games, a craft, and special guest appearances from a few furry friends. Age 8-12.

This will be run via Zoom. Call 604.885.3260 to register.

Take & Make Spring Break Science Kits

Make a circuit flower or solar print

Celebrate spring like a scientist with these DIY crafting kits. Become a solar scientist with the solar printing kit or learn about electricity with the flower circuit kit. Only one kit per child.

Available for pick up at the library starting March 15th, while supplies last

We’d love to see what you make! Post your creations to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter #gibsonslibrary

Spring Break Program: Kids Yoga Class

Age 2-5, 10:30-11:00: Age 6-12, 11:30-12:00.

Yogi Julie Morgan will be teaching two yoga classes. This is a great way to get moving.

This will be run via Zoom. Call 604.885.3260 to register.

Kids Magic Show

Lippy the magician will put on a magic show filled with amazing tricks! He will even show you how to do a few yourself. Presented by Sechelt Library

Run via Zoom. Call 604.885.3260 to register.

Spring Break Program: Kids Crafting Class

Ruth Moore leads several exciting crafting projects that kids will enjoy. Pick up a supplies package from the Sechelt Library with everything you need to make the crafts. Age 4-7.

This will be run via Zoom. Call 604.885.3260 to register.

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