Programs

Nid: 476

GRAFFITI CAMP

Graffiti Camp

Monday, July 6, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, July 10, 2015 - 4:30pm

Ages 8 -14       July 6-10

Splash, spray and throw paint to create a series of large graffiti paintings using acrylic paint, inks and brushes. Art activities will be geared to get kids out of their seats and thinking BIG. Learn edgy lettering styles and create your own name "tag."

Camp includes:

  • Daily outdoor games
  • Museum tours including our exhibitions, clock tower, and infamous jail cells
  • Weekly activities including a trip to Couchiching Beach Park
  • All camps are by local artists using quality art materials

HOW TO REGISTER:

Call Lois Green at 705-326-2159 or e-mail programs@orilliamuseum.org

City of Orillia course code 34765

Registration by week only

All camps run from 9am - 4:30pm.

Program sponsored by:

Sunshine 89.1 Radio

 

 

Nid: 477

ALIVE AT THE MUSEUM CAMP

summer camps at omah

Monday, July 13, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, July 17, 2015 - 4:30pm

Ages 6 -12       July 13-17

Campers will be inspired by the Streets Alive projects that have put Orillia on the cultural map. Use canvas, sculpture, paint and other approcahes to create your very own doors, banners, letters, sails, guitars and planters.

Camp includes:

  • Daily outdoor games
  • Museum tours including our exhibitions, clock tower, and infamous jail cells
  • Weekly activities including a trip to Couchiching Beach Park
  • Special pop-up activities in partnership with Mariposa Dance Company
  • All camps are by local artists using quality art materials

HOW TO REGISTER:

Call Lois Green at 705-326-2159 or e-mail programs@orilliamuseum.org

OMAH members $165, non-members $185

Registration by week only

All camps run from 9am - 4:30pm.

Program sponsored by:

Sunshine 89.1 Radio

Nid: 478

CAMP WEIRD & WONDERFUL

summer camps at omah

Monday, July 20, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, July 24, 2015 - 4:30pm

Ages 6 -12       July 20-24

What is that? Combine curiosity and creativity to make art inspired by some of the weird things found in museums. Use paint, sculpture, pastel, watercolour, pen and ink to make your own awesome artifacts, obscure specimens and bizarre, mixed-up creatures.

Camp includes:

  • Daily outdoor games
  • Museum tours including our exhibitions, clock tower, and infamous jail cells
  • Weekly activities including a trip to Couchiching Beach Park
  • Special pop-up activities in partnership with Mariposa Dance Company
  • All camps are by local artists using quality art materials

HOW TO REGISTER:

Call Lois Green at 705-326-2159 or e-mail programs@orilliamuseum.org

OMAH members $164, non-members $185

Registration by week only

All camps run from 9am - 4:30pm.

Program sponsored by:

Sunshine 89.1 Radio

Nid: 479

MASKS & MYTHIC MONSTERS CAMP

summer camps at omah

Monday, July 27, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, July 31, 2015 - 4:30pm

Ages 8 -14       July 27-31

Create plaster of Paris masks, papier mache mythic monsters, beastly busts and dastardly dragons. Use art principles to create kid-friendly creatures from krakens to unicorns. Painting, sculpting, drawing and your imagination is everything you need for this epic camp.

Camp includes:

  • Daily outdoor games
  • Museum tours including our exhibitions, clock tower, and infamous jail cells
  • Weekly activities including a trip to Couchiching Beach Park
  • Special pop-up activities in partnership with Mariposa Dance Company
  • All camps are by local artists using quality art materials

HOW TO REGISTER:

Call Lois Green at 705-326-2159 or e-mail programs@orilliamuseum.org

OMAH members $165, non-members $185

Registration by week only

All camps run from 9am - 4:30pm.

Program sponsored by:

Sunshine 89.1 Radio

Nid: 480

FRESHSTaRT CAMP

summer camps at omah

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, August 7, 2015 - 4:30pm

Ages 8 -14      August 4-7

Try a HUGE range of art techniques from fresco to graffiti! Explore plaster, acrylic, watercolour, sculpture, clay, pastel, charcoal, pencil,  pen-and-ink in a series of fun projects designed to bring out the artist in everyone.

Camp includes:

  • Daily outdoor games
  • Museum tours including our exhibitions, clock tower, and infamous jail cells
  • Weekly activities including a trip to Couchiching Beach Park
  • Special pop-up activities in partnership with Mariposa Dance Company
  • All camps are by local artists using quality art materials

HOW TO REGISTER:

Call Lois Green at 705-326-2159 or e-mail programs@orilliamuseum.org

OMAH members $135, non-members $150

Registration by week only

All camps run from 9am - 4:30pm.

Program sponsored by:

Sunshine 89.1 Radio

Nid: 481

CAMP OMAH-MoMA

Monday, August 10, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, August 14, 2015 - 4:30pm

Ages 6 -12       August 10-14

Make action paintings, photo-transfers, 3-D sculpture and printmaking while using modern techniques geared to produce artwork that is surreal-y abstract! Be inspired by Salvador Dali, Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, and Andy Warhol (to name just a few) and create great works inspired by these unforgettable modern artists!

Camp includes:

  • Daily outdoor games
  • Museum tours including our exhibitions, clock tower, and infamous jail cells
  • Weekly activities including a trip to Couchiching Beach Park
  • All camps are by local artists using quality art materials

HOW TO REGISTER:

Call Lois Green at 705-326-2159 or e-mail programs@orilliamuseum.org

City of Orillia course code 34766

Registration by week only

All camps run from 9am - 4:30pm.

Program sponsored by:

Sunshine 89.1 Radio

Nid: 482

ARTY-OLOGY CAMP

Monday, August 24, 2015 - 9:00am to Friday, August 28, 2015 - 4:30pm

Ages 6 -12       August 24-28

Paleontology, archeology, mythology - it's "ologies" without apologies for what campers will achieve in this fun-filled week! Masks, clay, painting and printmaking activities are rolled into an exciting exploration of the time before dinosaurs through to today!

Camp includes:

  • Daily outdoor games
  • Museum tours including our exhibitions, clock tower, and infamous jail cells
  • Weekly activities including a trip to Couchiching Beach Park
  • Special pop-up activities in partnership with Mariposa Dance Company
  • All camps are by local artists using quality art materials

HOW TO REGISTER:

Call Lois Green at 705-326-2159 or e-mail programs@orilliamuseum.org

OMAH members $165, non-members $185

Registration by week only

All camps run from 9am - 4:30pm.

Program sponsored by:

Sunshine 89.1 Radio

Nid: 408

Family Fun Drop In

Make Art, Make History! Family Fun Drop In Sundays 2-3pm. Suggested $5 Donation

Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Family Fun Drop In will return September 27, 2015. Have a good summer!

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Orillia families, that age old question on how to spend weekends…what do I do with the kids?

Head on over to OMAH of course! Drop-in to the museum Sundays at 2 pm for an hour of family art-making activities in our fabulous newly renovated education facilities. Every week we will have a different activity for families to make together, check back to see what themes are coming up!

Cost? A mere suggested donation of $5.00 per family! While you’re here, check out our museum and gallery open Sundays from 1-4pm.

Family Drop-in participants will receive Mariposa Market Dollars toward treats at the Market after the art-making! Thank-you to the Mariposa Market for your generous support!

Family Fun Drop In

Make Art, Make History! Family Fun Drop In Sundays 2-3pm. Suggested $5 Donation

Sunday, October 4, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Family Fun Drop In will return September 27, 2015. Have a good summer!

-

Orillia families, that age old question on how to spend weekends…what do I do with the kids?

Head on over to OMAH of course! Drop-in to the museum Sundays at 2 pm for an hour of family art-making activities in our fabulous newly renovated education facilities. Every week we will have a different activity for families to make together, check back to see what themes are coming up!

Cost? A mere suggested donation of $5.00 per family! While you’re here, check out our museum and gallery open Sundays from 1-4pm.

Family Drop-in participants will receive Mariposa Market Dollars toward treats at the Market after the art-making! Thank-you to the Mariposa Market for your generous support!

Family Fun Drop In

Make Art, Make History! Family Fun Drop In Sundays 2-3pm. Suggested $5 Donation

Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Family Fun Drop In will return September 27, 2015. Have a good summer!

-

Orillia families, that age old question on how to spend weekends…what do I do with the kids?

Head on over to OMAH of course! Drop-in to the museum Sundays at 2 pm for an hour of family art-making activities in our fabulous newly renovated education facilities. Every week we will have a different activity for families to make together, check back to see what themes are coming up!

Cost? A mere suggested donation of $5.00 per family! While you’re here, check out our museum and gallery open Sundays from 1-4pm.

Family Drop-in participants will receive Mariposa Market Dollars toward treats at the Market after the art-making! Thank-you to the Mariposa Market for your generous support!