Summer Arts in the Park: Fiber Arts

July 27 @ 10:00 am 12:00 pm

Date: Saturday, July 27, 2024 

Time: 10AM-12PM 

Basket Making Demonstration with Bonnie Hill  

Bonnie Hill is a member of Oneida Nation of the Thames who provides wellness workshops that incorporate hands-on cultural teachings. Bonnie will demonstrate the artwork of traditional basket making.  

Medicine Pouches with Mitchell Riley

Time: 1 PM – 3 PM

The first 30 visitors will be able to make a medicine pouch for free. 

Mitchell Riley is a member of Chippewa of the Thames who has been creating high quality leather goods since 2015. Join Mitchell as he leads you through the process of making a small medicine pouch. 

General Admission

Summer Arts in the Park: Apiary Arts

July 20 @ 10:00 am 4:00 pm

Date: Saturday, July 20, 2024  

Time: 10AM-4PM 

Bee-amazed with apiary arts!  Join LOLA Bees to learn about their favorite pollinators and make some art! 

Land-Based Guided Walk with Brad Howie 

Time: 1PM-2PM 

Brad Howie is a proud member of Nipissing First Nation. As a passionate educator he sees the interconnection of all beings, and the importance of Indigenous STEM and ways of knowing. Join Brad as he leads a land-based walk down the Medway Valley Heritage Trail and the Lawson Site. Registration for this hike is required. Registration cost for the hike includes admission to the other activities happening on that weekend!

*There is a maximum number of spots so that is it an enjoyable experience for those who participate.  

We would like to acknowledge funding support from the Ontario Arts Council and the Government of Ontario for their support. 

General Admission

Summer Arts in the Park: Ceramic Arts 

July 6 @ 10:00 am 12:00 pm

Date: Saturday, July 6, 2024 

Time: 10AM-12PM 

Pottery workshop with Cassandra Robinson  

Stop by the MOA to learn about the wonders of clay and make your own pottery piece with potter Cassandra Robinson.  

Time: 1 PM – 3 PM

Natural Clay Hike

We would like to acknowledge funding support from the Ontario Arts Council and the Government of Ontario for their support. 

General Admission

Natural Clay Pottery Course Session 6

August 21 @ 6:30 pm 8:00 pm

Our Natural Clay Pottery Course will guide you through an introduction to earthenware, the regional history of pottery making, how to collect your own natural clay, and you get to experiment by creating your own pot.

We are offering a hybrid course, with participants on-site and virtual. Last year’s remote course allowed for participation from all across the world! We encourage anyone with a good internet connection who are interested to register – wherever you are!

Dates: July 10th to August 21st

Price: $100 per person +HST

Age: 14+

Please Note: for virtual participants: An internet connection will be required for the course and you will be responsible for finding, collecting, and preparing your own clay. Local participants are invited to fire their creations in a pit-firing on site at the MOA.


Session 6: Conclusion, Q&A

Date: Wednesday, August 21st, 2024, 6:30PM-8PM

Participants have a Q&A period with instructors.


Registration
$100.00

Treasures of the Deep

July 29 @ 9:00 am August 2 @ 4:00 pm

Learn about the magic world under the water’s surface with its fascinating creatures, plants, and even shipwrecks!

Camp is open to campers ages 6 to 12 and will run from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM each day. Drop off begins at 8:15 AM and pickup begins at 3:45 PM with the latest pickup being 4:30 PM.

Cost: $225 per week | Daily Rate: $55

Registration

Once you have selected your items and paid, do not close the window- you will automatically be directed to the registration form. Please fill it out as instructed.

2024 Summer Day Camp Registration

Day Camp Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellations received seven days or more prior to the start date of camp are subject to a cancellation fee of 20%. No refunds will be issued for cancellations with less than one week’s notice.

$225 per week

History’s Mysteries

July 22 @ 9:00 am July 26 @ 4:00 pm

Grab your magnifying glass as we explore some mysterious historical sites around the world.

Camp is open to campers ages 6 to 12 and will run from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM each day. Drop off begins at 8:15 AM and pickup begins at 3:45 PM with the latest pickup being 4:30 PM.

Cost: $225 per week | Daily Rate: $55

Registration

Once you have selected your items and paid, do not close the window- you will automatically be directed to the registration form. Please fill it out as instructed.

2024 Summer Day Camp Registration

Day Camp Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellations received seven days or more prior to the start date of camp are subject to a cancellation fee of 20%. No refunds will be issued for cancellations with less than one week’s notice.

$225 per week

Do You Dig Adventure?

July 15 @ 9:00 am July 19 @ 4:00 pm

Ready to get your hands dirty? Grab your adventure cap for a week of exploring outside!

Camp is open to campers ages 6 to 12 and will run from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM each day. Drop off begins at 8:15 AM and pickup begins at 3:45 PM with the latest pickup being 4:30 PM.

Cost: $225 per week | Daily Rate: $55

Registration

Once you have selected your items and paid, do not close the window- you will automatically be directed to the registration form. Please fill it out as instructed.

2024 Summer Day Camp Registration

Day Camp Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellations received seven days or more prior to the start date of camp are subject to a cancellation fee of 20%. No refunds will be issued for cancellations with less than one week’s notice.

$225 per week

Amazing Archaeology

July 8 @ 9:00 am July 12 @ 4:00 pm

Uncover the amazing world of archaeology and how it helps us understand the past.

Camp is open to campers ages 6 to 12 and will run from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM each day. Drop off begins at 8:15 AM and pickup begins at 3:45 PM with the latest pickup being 4:30 PM.

Cost: $225 per week | Daily Rate: $55

Full Week – Full

Daily – July 8th, July 9th, July 11th, July 12th available

Registration

Once you have selected your items and paid, do not close the window- you will automatically be directed to the registration form. Please fill it out as instructed.

2024 Summer Day Camp Registration

Day Camp Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellations received seven days or more prior to the start date of camp are subject to a cancellation fee of 20%. No refunds will be issued for cancellations with less than one week’s notice.

$225 per week

Stewards of the Future

August 5 @ 9:00 am August 9 @ 4:00 pm

Connect with nature as we learn how to take care of the environment!

Camp is open to campers ages 6 to 12 and will run from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM each day. Drop off begins at 8:15 AM and pickup begins at 3:45 PM with the latest pickup being 4:30 PM.

Cost: $225 per week | Daily Rate: $55

Registration

Once you have selected your items and paid, do not close the window- you will automatically be directed to the registration form. Please fill it out as instructed.

2024 Summer Day Camp Registration

Day Camp Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellations received seven days or more prior to the start date of camp are subject to a cancellation fee of 20%. No refunds will be issued for cancellations with less than one week’s notice.

$225 per week

Midden Makers

August 12 @ 9:00 am August 16 @ 4:00 pm

Yesterday’s trash is today’s treasure! Unearth your inner artist to create artwork from the past. 

Camp is open to campers ages 6 to 12 and will run from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM each day. Drop off begins at 8:15 AM and pickup begins at 3:45 PM with the latest pickup being 4:30 PM.

Cost: $225 per week | Daily Rate: $55

Registration
Once you have selected your items and paid, do not close the window- you will automatically be directed to the registration form. Please fill it out as instructed.

2024 Summer Day Camp Registration

Day Camp Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellations received seven days or more prior to the start date of camp are subject to a cancellation fee of 20%. No refunds will be issued for cancellations with less than one week’s notice.

$225 per week