Pixel Peepers

Monday, July 8 - Friday, July 12

Do you love taking photos with your phone, digital camera or device but can’t figure out how to capture anything more than simple snapshots? Go from random snapper to top-end photographer as you learn how to use your cellphone and digital camera to the best of its ability. Smartphone, mobile or whatever type of photography you want to call it, it’s clear that taking great pictures with a phone has become a thing now. With the right knowledge and the right techniques, you can use your phone to take photos that are so great that nobody would believe they were taken with a phone! Add some software to the mix, and you’ve got a great recipe for some creative photography no matter what device you use. Make sure to bring your cellphone or digital camera or both. A tripod is also recommended. Participants are encouraged to dress for the weather as you will spend time outdoors getting the perfect shot and bring out your creative side.

Interactive Media Discovery Week

Monday, July 15 - Friday, July 19

Have fun exploring the world of Interactive Media Development with digital photography, graphic design, 3D, animation, and game design using industry standard software and equipment! Learn how to take photos for stop motion animation and edit them to create character spritesheets and moving backgrounds for a fun video game design experience. Using digital media design and creation techniques, we will bring your creations to life by designing characters that can walk, jump, duck and run with a beginner level introduction to video game coding using HTML5 and JavaScript. Pack your lunch and join us for a fun-fi lled week experiencing new ideas in the media arts while making new friends and creating cool Interactive Media experiences.

Make sure to bring your choice of a camera, cell phone or tablet along with your sketch book, pencils, markers, and pencil crayons for colouring.

Level Up! (NEW)

Monday, July 22 - Friday, July 26

“Level Up! Is a fun game design experience where it doesn’t matter what your experience with computers or computer programming is. You will be introduced to the basics of game design and have a blast developing and creating your very own video game!  We will use the latest in technology with fun non-tech activities to create an engaging well-rounded experience for 10 – 14 year-old youths. Each day is designed to maximize your creativity with challenging activities.

Kitchen Wizards

2 Sessions for Summer 2024

Monday July 15 - Thursday 18

Monday, July 29 - Thursday August 1

Join us and learn how to be a wizard in the kitchen where you will learn to make delicious and healthy meals from scratch! Indulge in your passion for food preparation with our expert chefs guiding you through the fundamentals of cooking.

Get exposed to a wide range of cuisine culture and cooking techniques with firsthand practice and the opportunity to use professional utensils in our exceptional kitchen facilities collaborating with your peers in a following procedures and instructions to master your own kitchen wizardry.
Learn to make fresh pasta and homemade pizza; master your baking skills with classic treats like cookies and muffins, all in a supportive environment with a fun hands-on approach. Join us and have a blast while you build essential cooking skills to last a lifetime!

Filmmaking 101 (NEW)

Monday, July 28 - Friday, August 2

Ready, Set, Action!

Have you ever watched a movie and asked yourself “How did they do that?” Maybe you’re thinking about a career in filmmaking but are not sure how to start on that path? Our curated 1-week program has been designed by Industry Professionals to give you the opportunity to understand and experience filmmaking firsthand by working in a small group to write, film and edit a film of your very own. You can then invite your friends and family to join us as we screen your film in our new state-of-the-art movie theatre located right inside our campus grounds at Confederation College!

Registration Opens Monday, March 25