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It is recommended that all science experiments, physical activities, and building lessons be done only under adult supervision. Kids Up Front Foundation shall not be held responsible for any damages or injuries as a result of any activities contained within this website or featured links. It is advised to consider the age appropriateness of each activity and resource contained on this website.
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Featured Resources – July 13

Summer camp is a time to make new friends, explore new interests, and develop new skills. While many camps are closed for the summer, we’re bringing you resources to help have a summer camp experience at home! Find out how you can replicate favourite camp activities with household items. Spend craft time making friendship bracelets or fortune tellers. Finally, enjoy some sunshine with socially distanced games for children and youth.

Recommended for ages 4-12

Recommended for ages 4-10

Recommended for ages 6-12

Recommended for all ages

Recommended for ages 3-10

Recommended for ages 3-8

Recommended for ages 4-10

Recommended for ages 3-13

Recommended for ages 3-12

Virtual Summer Camps

Summer camps are a huge part of what makes vacation time so memorable. While many of your usual favourites might be on hold, there’s a wealth of programs available online. Check out these free virtual summer camps and enjoy all the great summer programming you’re used to.

Camp Indigo Kids: A fun, self guided camp highlighting themed activities each week. Play games, learn new skills and earn badges as you complete each activity!

Recommended for ages 4-8

June 15 – July 31

Old Ottawa South Community Association: Themed weekly programming includes engaging interactive Zoom sessions. Register for a full week or a few sessions at a time!

Recommended for ages 4-8

July 6 – August 28

YCamp with the YMCA: YCamp keeps kids active and engaged this summer with educational and fun activities. Campers will receive weekly challenges and a passport to complete over the course of the summer.

Recommended for ages 8+

July 6 – August 28

Upcoming Live Events

Previous Live Events

Missed a live-stream? No problem! Here you can find some of our most recent videos to watch on your schedule. You can also visit our YouTube Channel to access all of our recorded live-streams at any time.

Draw an Owl with Alexis Killam

Chocolate Chip Muffins with Chef Romain Avril

Ingredients

  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/3 cup (5 tablespoons) unsalted butter, melted and slightly cooled
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs at room temperature
  • 1 cup milk at room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 and 1/2 cups of semi-sweet chocolate chips (or whatever chocolate you like!)

Family Yoga with LUXA Yoga

Granola Bars with Chef Romain Avril

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 2 cups quick oats
  • 1 cup crispy rice cereal
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla paste/extract
  • 2 tablespoons dark chocolate

Cursive Writing with Alicia Spence

Equipment

Strawberry Banana “No” Oatmeal with Ullenka The Fruit Queen

Ingredients

  • Bananas (3-5, can be more or less)
  • Apple (1-2)
  • Tahini (optional)
  • Strawberries or any berry on hand
  • Dried ingredients for desired toppings (coconut flakes, almonds, sunflower/pumpkin seeds, mulberries, dates, etc.)
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Recorded Live Stream Events

Missed a live-stream? No problem! Here you can find some of our most recent videos to watch on your schedule. You can also visit our YouTube Channel to access all of our recorded live-streams at any time.

Chocolate Chip Muffins with Chef Romain Avril

Family Yoga with LUXA Yoga

Granola Bars with Chef Romain Avril

Cursive Writing with Alicia Spence

Strawberry Banana “No” Oatmeal with Ullenka the Fruit Queen

Draw an Owl with Alexis Killam

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OUR PROGRAMS – AT HOME

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OUR PROGRAMS – AT HOME

CIBC Theatre for All

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Noteworthy

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Hockey Fans in the Stands

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