2023 Summer Programs
Registration is now open!
Each of our summer program weeks have a unique theme for inspiring and motivating the children who participate, but every week includes similar adventures such as scavenger hunts, trail walks, active games, art projects, science experiments, and of course clay projects. Register your children for a summer of fun in the historic “play” district!
Be a star, explore a star! Investigate the cosmos, explore rocks and minerals, get motivated by music, and celebrate what makes you shine!
Dates: July 3 – 7, 2023
Ages: 9-12 year olds
Explore the magic of movies and all things magical! Magic tricks, animation, fictional characters, and imaginative stories will set the scene for this week of fun and adventure.
Dates: July 10-14, 2023
Ages: 6-9 year olds
This week has a creative focus for junior artists, amateur engineers, and clever inventors. Medalta’s museum, local nature trails, and our imaginations will inspire and motivate!
Dates: July 17-21, 2023
Ages: 9-12 years
A week of funny and farms! Explore Alberta’s history with activities that celebrate Medicine Hat’s wild west roots, and our ranch and farm animal friends.
Dates: July 24-28, 2023
Ages: 6-9 yrs
You’ve been promoted to Detective! Spy games, investigations, cracking codes, and solving mysteries are on the schedule this week.
Dates: July 31-Aug 4, 2023
Ages: 9-12 years
Field Trip Week
Four days reserved for community field trips. Visit Medalta for a 90-minute field trip including a tour of the museum and a clay project with your family, friends, or summer camp kids. Please contact Wendy Struck at education @medalta.org to book.
Dates: August 8th – August 11th, 2023
Ages: 8 – 11 years old
Discover a world of wildlife, colour, and wonder! Activities are inspired by wild animals, beloved pets, ocean life, and other worldly wonders.
Dates: August 14- August 18, 2023
Ages: 6-9 years old
Teen Clay Day
Hand building sculpture sessions teach creative thinking and problem solving and provides clay technique instruction for building various types of relief and free-standing sculpture.
Date: August 23, 2023 from 1:00pm -3:00pm
Ages: 12-16 years old
Spring Break CLAY PLAY DAYS 2023
School breaks are a great time to visit Medalta! We offer hand-building clay sessions for all ages and provide your children with an opportunity for exploring, experimenting, and creating. Create unique and expressive clay sculptures at Medalta in the Historic “Play” District!
April 12, 2023
9-10am 6-9yrs $15
11-12:30pm 9-12yrs $20
1:30-3:30pm 12-16yrs $25
Thursday April 13
10-11am Adult & child, 2-5yrs $15 per adult/child pair