Fun With Leather

NEW | Pro-D Day Program | Play with leather and explore it’s creative potential with Gabriola’s Anita Jackel, from Indian Summer Leather Design. Anita designs and crafts beautiful, unique purses and bags that are sold across Canada.


  • Monday February 24, 2020
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Hand Drumming

Hand Drumming | Ages 6-13 | Former longtime local, instructor Dave McGrath, is well known here for his many years of drum performances and classes. Dave is delighted to share his passion for percussion in this workshop.


  • Tuesday February 25, 2020
    10:30 am - 11:30 am

Lego Robotics

NEW | Pro-D Day Program | The Nanaimo Science and Sustainability team bring their most popular workshop to Gabriola. Learn how to build and program Lego robots including fun animals and machines, then use drag and drop programming to make your creations move.


  • Tuesday February 25, 2020
    12:45 pm - 2:45 pm

Nature Kids – Seedlings (Ages 4-6) Week 1

Spring Break | Seedlings (Ages 4-6) Week 1 | This one week program, emphasizing wonder, play and experiential learning is based entirely outdoors in our local RDN parks. Dress for the weather; bring food and drink for the day.


  • Week 1
    Monday March 16, 2020 - Friday March 20, 2020
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Nature Kids – Wayfinders (Ages 7-13) Week 1

Spring Break | Wayfinders (Ages 7-13) Week 1 | This one week program, emphasizing wonder, play and experiential learning is based entirely outdoors in our local RDN parks. Dress for the weather; bring food and drink for the day.


  • Week 1
    Monday March 16, 2020 - Friday March 20, 2020
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Clay for Kids

Spring Break | Ages 8–13; Ages 6–8 with a caregiver | Mold, sculpt, glaze and fire your own unique, handbuilt, raku creation, under the tutelage of long time potter Graham Sheehan.


  • Thursday
    Thursday March 19, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Friday
    Friday March 20, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Monday
    Monday March 16, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm

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Nature Kids – Seedlings (Ages 4-6) Week 2

Spring Break | Seedlings (Ages 4-6) Week 2 | This one week program, emphasizing wonder, play and experiential learning is based entirely outdoors in our local RDN parks. Dress for the weather; bring food and drink for the day.


  • Week 2
    Monday March 23, 2020 - Friday March 27, 2020
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Instructors

Nature Kids – Wayfinders (Ages 7-13) Week 2

Spring Break | Wayfinders (Ages 7-13) Week 2 | This one week program, emphasizing wonder, play and experiential learning is based entirely outdoors in our local RDN parks. Dress for the weather; bring food and drink for the day.


  • Week 2
    Monday March 23, 2020 - Friday March 27, 2020
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Clay for Families

Spring Break | Ages 5+; age 8 and under with a caregiver | In this shorter class, you’ll work with terra cotta, then paint and lacquer finished pieces. Materials included.


  • Monday
    Monday March 23, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Thursday
    Thursday March 26, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Circus Arts

NEW | Pro-D Day Program | Learn how to juggle balls, clubs, scarves and devil sticks; have fun with diabolo, hula hoops, and spinning plates. Enjoy special activities like using balance boards, unicycles, slackline, doing balloon sculpting and face painting. Instructor Veronique Rioux has extensive experience teaching circus arts, yoga, and fitness.


  • Friday May 29, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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