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P.A. Day Camps (2020)


Why stay home on a PA Day when you can join us? The STEM Minds P.A. Day Series is designed to give participants the opportunity to experience the world of STEM through themed workshop days. Each PA Day throughout the year will feature an exciting new theme including 3D Design, Video Game Design, Virtual Reality, and more! Participants also get to build cool projects to bring home, participate in STEM Challenges, and have fun with their peers!

Participants are required to bring their own nut-free lunch, snack, and water bottle

Register for three Full Day PA Day Camps at once and receive 15% off using the coupon code padaycamper15.
(*this coupon does not apply to previous orders. Offer only applicable to full day camps and does not apply to half day camp registrations. Registration and payment must take place in one order in order to receive the discount)

Program Details


Friday January 17, 2020 – STEM Wars: The Rise of STEMbot

Friday January 31, 2020 – I, STEMbot

Monday June 1, 2020 – STEM Olympics

**scroll to the bottom of this page for a full description and schedule of each camp**

Location: EdTech Hive @ STEM Minds Markham – 75 Waterbridge Lane, Markham 

Ages: 4-14 (participants will be grouped by age)

Full Day (9:00am to 4:00pm)

Half Day (9:00 am to 12:00 pm)

Full Day Camp: $140 +HST
Half Day Camp: $60 + HST

Additional Services:
Extended care for your child can be provided as outlined below.

Before Care: 7:00am to 9:00am for $10

After Care: 4:00pm to 6:00pm for $10

To register for extended care, please click here. 


Enrollment Information

Please add each child to the cart separately.

Liability * 

By enrolling your child in our programs you agree to our mandatory liability waiver and communications policy.

SKU: PAD-EHM-20 Category: Tag:



9:00-9:30:  Welcome/Rules/Games
9:30-11:00: STEM Activity Part 1
11:00-11:15: Snack
11:15-12:00: Maker Project/STEM Challenge
12:00-12:30: Lunch
12:30 – 1:30: Outdoor Time/Physical Activity
Mindful Moment
1:45-3:00: STEM Activity Part 2
3:00 – 3:15: Snack
3:00-4:00: Maker Project/STEM Challenge



Monday September 23 (STEM Super Spies)
Are you ready to become a STEM Super Spy and crack the code? Spend the day learning to code and explore just how programming is being used around the world by spies and civilians alike! You’ll also get the opportunity to put your super spy skills to the test as you break out of the STEM Minds escape room!

Monday October 21 (Spooktacular STEM)
It’s time to get spooky! Explore the exciting world of 3D Design as you design your own spooky monster, create STEM-based halloween decorations, and even explore the physics of ghosts! Feel free to wear your Halloween costume!

Friday November 15 (When You Wish Upon a STEMbot)
Ever dreamed of working for Disney®/Pixar® or just love the movies? We’ll be exploring the world of film and photography as we explore green screens, stop motion animation and more to create our own short films based on our favourite stories from the world of Disney®.

Friday January 17 (STEM Wars: Rise of STEMbot)
A very popular movie is coming out soon (spoiler alert: it’s Star Wars®) and there’s never been a better time to explore the world of graphic design as we create our own movie posters and film merch. Not a fan of the franchise? That’s alright; pick your own movie to base your work on!

Friday January 31 (I, STEMbot)
Oh no! We’re trapped inside a video game and we can’t get out! We’ll need to design our own video game so we can rewrite our story and escape this digital world. Along the way, we’ll learn all about what it means to be a video game designer and how to create video games that are sure to suck you in!

Monday June 1 (STEM Olympics)
Go for gold in the STEM olympics! Throughout the day, you’ll get to experience the best of STEM including 2D Design, robotics, engineering challenges, and more as you challenge yourself to embrace #fearless learning.

Additional information

Half Day/Full Day

Half Day, Full Day

PA Day Camp

Friday January 17th, Friday January 31st, Monday June 1st