Space Explorers Program

NEW: Virtual French Space Explorers now offered!
NOUVEAU : Camp d’été, Explorateurs de l’espace virtuel maintenant offert!

Welcome!

Through the Space Explorers Program, the Institute for Earth and Space Exploration (Western Space) at Western University offers Space Science and Technology themed programming on-campus during the summer and throughout the school year.  

Our programs will expose the wonders of space science and technology and aim to fuel your child’s imagination to explore the universe.

March Break Camps

The Space Explorers Program is offering Space Science and Technology themed week-long March Break camp virtually for children in Grade 4/5/6.

Summer Programs

In the summer months of July and August, we offer a Space Science and Technology themed summer camp for children in Grade 4 to 8 (entering in September).

Summer Camp (Grade 4, 5 and 6)

Campers will engage themed weekly in hands-on activities, daily projects and demonstrations highlighting space focused topics in the fields of astronomy, biology, engineering, geography, and geology.

Summer Academy (Grade 7 and 8)

Summer Academy is a 1-week summer camp for children in Grades 7 and 8. This is a more academic version of the camp with a blended learning experience where the participants will be learning about various topics in space science and technology and will engage in several experiments, hands-on activities, as well as discussions led by Western Space faculty and/or graduate students.