It’s the ultimate STEM, sports, art, and music combination! Destination Exploration (DE), Horns Recreation, uLethbridge Art Gallery, and Music Conservatory have come together to offer an in-person multi-disciplinary summer camp! For campers who have finished grade 3 up to grade 6.
Each camp will feature a day with each theme, so they come away with a fun and well-rounded experience. Join us for 1 week or all 3! The host camp will have an extra day with a focus on their theme so if you love STEM join MiniU the week DE is hosting. All materials and supplies are included. All COVID precautions and safety measures are in place, and 2 of the 3 weeks will be spent outdoors while one week will experience lab life in the Science Commons.
A typical day at Mini U
Activities run from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. Pick and drop-off location is dependant on the week's host.
Campers will be with the same small cohort throughout the entire week. A specialist instructor will join the students for a day of themed activities and games. There will be lots of time outside, hands-on learning & innovation, exploring new ideas, being creative and active.
Breakdown of the week
MON - spent with the hosting department (either Art, STEM or Sports)
TUES - find your rhythm with a day of Music
WED - let your creativity free with a day of Art
THURS - explore with a day of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)
FRI - get moving with a day of Sports
July 19 - 23
Hosted by Destination Exploration
Hosted by the Art Gallery
August 3 - 6
Hosted by Horns
Registration for mini u camps opens Thursday, April 1st at 7:00 am
Programs canceled due to insufficient enrolment or instructor availability will be fully refunded
Cancellation by you
A $20 cancellation/$10 transfer fee is charged for each activity/program cancellation or transfer.
The administration fee is not applicable on refunds due to enrollment quotas.
All cancellations/transfers must be received in writing, by Sport & Recreation Services before consideration.
Canceling within 7 working days and 1 working day prior to the commencement of the activity/program will result in a 50% refund of the original registration fee – the materials portion of registration will not be refunded.
Refunds/transfers will not be considered from 1 day prior to the commencement of the activity/program
Refund requests received after the start of the activity/program will be considered on an individual basis. These requests need to go to the appropriate program supervisor for approval.
2 nut-free snacks and a nut-free lunch (no access to a microwave)
shoes with a heel strap (no flip-flops)
bathing suit & towel (on Tuesday & Thursday)
clothes they can get messy.
Please label all your child’s belongings. Remember to dress for the weather as most of the camps will be outside. Hand sanitizer will be provided on-site. Please leave all toys and electronics at home.