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    Children’s Programs

    Medalta’s programs are grounded in experiential learning, hands-on learning that makes it relevant, immediate, and meaningful. Medalta’s lifelong learning programs always use the rich context of the entire Historic Clay District to deliver engaging and relevant programming.

    Kids’ Club

    Price: $59.95 +GST / 4-week session

    Minimum Age: 5 years old. 

    These popular clay classes will now be held on Saturday mornings from 10:00 – 11:00 am in the classroom at Medalta. Our Kids’ Clay Club is a great opportunity for kids to get their hands dirty, making and creating.  Sign up soon, spaces are limited!

    Dates Time Availability
    Class 1 Jan 13th – Feb 3rd 10am – 11am SOLD OUT
    Class 2 Feb 10th – Mar 3rd 10am – 11am Available
    Class 3 March 3rd- 24th 10am – 11am Available
    Class 4 April 7th – 28th 10am – 11am Available
    Class 5 May 5th – 26th 10am – 11am Available
    Class 6 June 2nd – 23rd 10am – 11am Available

    Teen Wheel Throwing

    Price: $150.00 +GST
    All supplies are included.

    Join us this summer for an amazing three-day workshop that will introduce your teen to throwing! Be the first to sign up for this awesome class that will unleash that inner ceramist for your teen.

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    Dates Time Ages Availability
    Teen Wheel Throwing August 7 – 9, 2018 1:00 – 4:00pm 12 – 16 years old Available

    Summer Programs

    Price: $200.00 / 5 days (non-members)

    Price: $180.00 / 5 days (members)

    Join us this summer in the Historic “PLAY” District!  We are set for another summer full of creating, learning, and, well, just plain old having fun! It will be a fantastic summer and we look forward to sharing in all of the memories that will be made!

    Programming runs each day from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.  We do not offer before or after program care; prompt pick-up is requested.

    Dates Age Availability
    To Medalta and Beyond! July 2 – 6, 2018 5 – 8 Available
    Harry ‘Potter’  July 9 – 13, 2018  7 – 11 Available
    AM: Clay Works  July 16 – 20, 2018  11 – 13 Available
    All Day: Exploring Medalta  July 16 – 20, 2018 11 – 13 Available
    Rockin’ Rodeo  July 23 – 27, 2018  5 – 8 Available
    Ceramics and Cinema  July 30 – Aug 3, 2018  7 – 11 Available
    Creative Critters  Aug 13 – 17, 2018  5 – 8 Available
    Fantastic Four: Ceramics, Drama, Music and Art  Aug 20 -24, 2018  7 – 11 Available
    Calling All Kids! (Call to Register)  Aug 27 -29, 2018  5 – 12 Available

    Program Descriptions:

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    Medalta is on the search for a team of astronauts – are you up to the task? This week we will explore the wonderful possibilities of Space!

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    Come with us to a world of pure fantasy and magical fun. Did you know Harry is a Potter? This week we will build, sculpt, play, design and tinker to foster our imagination and creativity in the walls of Hogwarts!

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    We’re setting up this week a little differently! Maybe you’re kids can only hang out with us for the mornings – now you can sign up for a week of just mornings with us, and we’ll create out of our favourite material, CLAY!

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    Sign up for the whole day and spend the afternoon exploring Medalta including science, technology, history, art and… FUN!

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    “Howdy Partner” – welcome to the rockin’ rodeo! Children will use Stampede week as inspiration to create art and activities with a western flair. A week where clay and cowboys collide!

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    Having fun is what this week is all about!  Explore and create movies, pop culture, and ceramic art. There is no limit to where their imagination might take them.

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    Kids and Clay and Creativity – oh my!

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    Use that creative bone! Kids will get to dabble in ceramics, drama, music, and art this week.

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    Come one, come all! We’re inviting all kids to come for one last week of Medalta fun in the Historic ‘Play’ District. This 3 day camp is available for single day registration! Please call 403-529-1070 to register or to learn about reduced pricing.

    REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY:

    We understand that plans change. Withdrawal from programs up to two weeks prior to the first day will receive a full refund less a $25 administration fee.  No refund will be issued if withdrawing within two weeks of program start date.

    If Medalta cancels, or if you need to cancel due to medical reasons (documentation required), you will receive a full refund.