Looking for hands-on learning opportunity? Group experience? Project Based Learning? HCOS Learning Groups- Learning Camp, Co-op, or Community Connection may be a great fit for you! Browse the events below or learn more about the different types of events offered around the province.

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2016-2017 Community Connections: Victoria

Sep 20, 2016 to May 23, 2017

Grades: K - 8

 Tuesdays, 10:00am – 12:30pm Tentative Schedule* Term 1: September 20, 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 8 Term 2: January 10, 17, 24,31,...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Community Connection ScienceSecond LanguageOther

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections: Cloverdale

Sep 27, 2016 to Jun 6, 2017

Grades: 1 - 8

Tuesdays, 9:00am-3:00pm

Term 1- September 27-November 29
Term 2- January 3 - March 7
Term 3- April 4 - June 6
   We are looking forward to an...

Lower Mainland Community Connection Social StudiesScienceFine Arts

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections: Nanaimo

Sep 20, 2016 to May 9, 2017

Grades: K - 9

Tuesdays,12:30-3:00pm
Term 1- Sept. 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov. 1
Term 2- Jan. 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb. 7, 14, 21
Term 3-  March 28, April 4, 11, 17,...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Community Connection Fine ArtsSocial StudiesScience

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections: Abbotsford

Sep 27, 2016 to Jun 6, 2017

Grades: K - 9

**Our Abbotsford Community Connections classes are now full, please refer to our other offerings in the Lower Mainland area- Richmond, Cloverdale,...

Lower Mainland Community Connection Social StudiesSciencePEFine Arts

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections: Chilliwack

Sep 29, 2016 to May 25, 2017

Grades: K - 12

Thursdays, 9:30am-3:00pm
Term 1- September 29-November 17, 2016
Term 2- January 12-March 2, 2017
Term 3- April 6-May 25, 2017
     HCOS Community...

Lower Mainland Community Connection ScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesSecond LanguagePE

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections: Qualicum Beach (Oceanside)

Oct 5, 2016 to May 10, 2017

Grades: K - 6

Wednesdays, 10:00am-3:30pm
Fall Term: October 5, 12, 19, 26  November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7
Winter Term: Jan 11, 18, 25 February 1, 8, 15, 22...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Community Connection Social StudiesFine ArtsSciencePE

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections: Vernon

Oct 4, 2016 to May 16, 2017

Grades: 1 - 8

Tuesdays: 9:30 am – 12:30pm Term 1: October 4 to November 29
Term 2: January 10 to February 28
Term 3: April 4 to May 16
     We are very excited...

Interior Community Connection EnglishScienceSecond Language

Application closed

English Classes- Victoria

Sep 20, 2016 to Feb 23, 2017

Grades: 5 - 9

        Hello!  My name is Trish Ensing, wife, home school mom of 4 and teacher with Heritage Christian Online School.  I would like to offer English...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp English

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections Abbotsford: Humanities 10

Sep 27, 2016 to Jun 6, 2017

Grades: 10

      Martin Luther King Jr. said, “The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.”  Looking at the last 100 years of history...

Lower Mainland Community Connection EnglishSocial StudiesBible

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections Kamloops

Oct 20, 2016 to May 18, 2017

Grades: K - 12

Thursdays, 9:30am to approximately 2:30/3:30pm (depending on the term)

 
Term 2: Jan.19 and 26, Feb.2, 9, 16 and 23
Term 3: April 6, 13,20 (skip for...

Interior Community Connection EnglishScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesSecond LanguagePEOther

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections: Kelowna

Sep 7, 2016 to May 24, 2017

Grades: K - 8

Wednesdays, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Term 1 Sept 7, 14, 21,28, Oct 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Term 2 Jan 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8,...

Interior Community Connection Social StudiesSciencePEFine ArtsBible

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections: Campbell River

Oct 5, 2016 to May 17, 2017

Grades: K - 9

Wednesdays, 8:50am - 12:30pm

Term 1: October 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9
Term 2: Jan. 11, 18, 25, Feb.1, 8, 15
Term 3: April 5, 12, 19, May 3, 10, 17
We...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Community Connection ScienceSocial StudiesEnglish

Application closed

Hands on History: Settlement of Canada from the Grade 5 curriculum

Oct 31, 2016 to Jun 12, 2017

Grades: 3 - 7

Mondays, 9:00am- 12:00pm
    10 week terms:
Term 1: Oct. 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28, Dec. 5, Jan. 9, 16, 23, 30
Term 2: March 6, 27 , April 3, 10, 24 ,...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Social Studies

Application closed

Advanced Writing- Kelowna

Sep 15, 2016 to Apr 27, 2017

Grades: 8 - 9

    Students will practice essay writing using the skills they have previously attained by completing the Elegant Essay. Students will also complete...

Interior Learning Camp English

Application closed

SALTS- Victoria/Gulf Islands

Mar 19, 2017 to Mar 25, 2017

Grades: 8 - 12

**Currently taking a waitlist, please contact ahaas@onlineschool.ca SALTS - Sailing and Life Training Society
This registration is a commitment to...

Vancouver Island and Powell RiverLower MainlandSchool-Wide Learning Camp Other

Application closed

French Level 2- Kelowna

Sep 15, 2016 to Mar 9, 2017

Grades: 5 - 9

      In the first term the course will cover:
 
-simple everyday phrases that the student will use frequently
-8 themes (the student's work tools,...

Interior Learning Camp Second Language

Application closed

2016-2017 HCOS Memorization Challenge

Sep 6, 2016 to May 26, 2017

Grades: K - 12

     Memorization Challenge for HCOS students. **Registration is now closed, the reporting link will be available in later Spring.      Welcome to...

School-Wide Learning Camp Bible

Application closed

Virtual Book Club: Grade 4-6

Oct 13, 2016 to Mar 16, 2017

Grades: 4 - 6

     Are you ready for an amazing year of reading?  Virtual Book Clubs are changing this year into more of a Literature Circle Model, which is...

School-Wide Learning Camp English

Application closed

MakerEd sessions at the HCS Library in Kelowna

Sep 30, 2016 to Jun 2, 2017

Grades: 3 - 6

HCOS  physical learning commons presents free MakerEd sessions  in the blended commons on campus on the Friday dates shared below.   HCOS and HCS...

Interior Other

Vernon Art Gallery

Nov 4, 2016 to Jun 2, 2017

Grades: K - 7

     HCOS presents a series of field trips to the Vernon Art Gallery that relate to four exhibitions being offered over the 2016/17 school year. Each...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

Application closed

2016-2017 Community Connections:Abbotsford Lighthouse Theatre

Sep 7, 2016 to May 20, 2017

Grades: 2 - 12

Beauty and the Beast JR             Our main goal, at HCOS Lighthouse Theatre, is to develop our students' God given gifts to acheive excellence in...

Lower Mainland Community Connection Fine Arts

Application closed

Squishy Circuits - Black Creek

Mar 6, 2017

Grades: 3 - 7

     Have you ever wondered how circuits work? Have you ever wondered how electricity is generated? Have you ever wondered about the different kinds...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp Other

Capernwray Leadership Camp- Thetis Island

May 22, 2017 to May 24, 2017

Grades: 7 - 12

    Students will be taking part in team initiatives, physical, mental and spiritual challenges, team building, leadership training, problem...

Lower MainlandVancouver Island and Powell RiverSchool-Wide Learning Camp Other

Application closed

Drama- Victoria

Jan 10, 2017 to Feb 28, 2017

Grades: K - 7

Drama classes will follow the winter session of the Victoria CC.
 

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp Fine Arts

Application closed

Grade 7-9 Book Club Jan-Feb- Virtual

Jan 20, 2017 to Feb 24, 2017

Grades: 7 - 9

         Attention Grade 7 - 9 students! Join Literature Circles for a focused novel study . This group will meet once a week for 6 weeks to discuss...

School-Wide Community Connection English

Application closed

Space Rescue Mission- Fort Langley

Jan 16, 2017 to Mar 6, 2017

Grades: 4 - 6

        Take part in this group learning initiative that builds science, writing, math, problem solving art, communication, and role play skills. The...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Science

Application closed

Hemlock Skiing 2017

Jan 19, 2017 to Mar 9, 2017

Grades: K - 12

HCOS invites you to participate in the 2017 Alpine Learning Camp at Hemlock Valley Resort. 9:00am to 4:00pm   5 Day Ski/Snowboard Lessons - Jan...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp PE

Application closed

Flip City Gymnastics- Langley

Jan 6, 2017 to Feb 24, 2017

Grades: K - 8

      Enjoy an introduction to gymnastics at Flip City Gymnastics Club.  Students will learn basic skills on floor, beam, trampoline, double mini,...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp PE

Spanish (Beginner) - Kelowna

Jan 5, 2017 to Mar 9, 2017

Grades: 1 - 8

Beginner Spanish (no prior experience necessary) Ages 6-13

The instructor will be teaching the following:

 Basic greetings

Colours and numbers

Calendar...

Interior Learning Camp Second Language

Application closed

Step into Story and Digital Communicators- Vernon

Jan 10, 2017 to Feb 28, 2017

Grades: 2 - 8

Grades 2-4: Stepping into Story (Teacher Laura Klassen)
        Working with award-winning storybooks and our imagination, Grade 2 to 4 students will...

Interior Learning Camp Fine ArtsSTEAM

Application closed

Aboriginal Peoples of Canada - Black Creek

Jan 11, 2017 to Feb 22, 2017

Grades: K - 6

      Canada is a vast land with many different physical landscapes. Spring boarding from this understanding, we are going to collaboratively learn...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp Social Studies

Application closed

Grapes of Wrath- Parkville

Feb 7, 2017 to Feb 21, 2017

Grades: 8 - 12

       This camp will combine and in-depth study of the classic John Steinbach novel, The Grapes of Wrath, with a drama of the book put on by the...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Community Connection English

Application closed

Rock Climbing - Kelowna

Feb 3, 2017 to Mar 10, 2017

Grades: K - 12

       Classes will run on Fridays from 2pm to 3pm and include rental shoes and harness and instructors for each session.  The Crux is not open to the...

Interior Learning Camp PE

Application closed

Adonia Musical Spring Camp - Fort Langley

Mar 13, 2017 to Mar 17, 2017

Grades: 1 - 8

             Adonia Musical Camp 2017. This year we are excited to be able to offer a new musical called, "Hidden Treasure" based on a parable from...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Fine Arts

Application closed

VSO Wonderful World - Vancouver

Mar 9, 2017

Grades: K - 3

    Join the VSO in a musical trip around the globe! An entertaining combination of orchestral music, theatre and video technology, the VSO school...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Fine Arts

Application closed

Parkour and Cheer - Mission

Feb 13, 2017 to Mar 6, 2017

Grades: 5 - 12

     Parkour and Cheer Learning Camp is a combination of 2 independent program disciplines that will run simultaneously. These programs are...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp PE

Application closed

Burnaby Village Museum

Mar 3, 2017

Grades: 1 - 7

      Step back in time to 1925 and experience what it would be like to go to school, ride a tram, use tools & fuels or learn how a carousel works.

Arr...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Social Studies

Application closed

Squishy Circuits - Qualicum Beach

Mar 2, 2017 to Mar 9, 2017

Grades: 3 - 9

      Do you know how to create a working circuit? Have you ever wondered how electricity is created? Have you ever wondered about the different...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp STEAM

Woodworking 2 - Chilliwack

Mar 7, 2017 to Mar 9, 2017

Grades: 5 - 12

      Jennifer Slingerland will be leading two groups of 10 students in two beginner woodworking classes based out of her home and garage. Group A...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Other

Music Production Basics - Black Creek

Mar 2, 2017 to Mar 16, 2017

Grades: 7 - 12

**This camp is full, if enough interest a second class will be offered (same days, different time). Please use registration wait-list feature of the...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp STEAM

Application closed

Music Production Basics - Nanaimo

May 12, 2017 to May 26, 2017

Grades: 7 - 12

Music Production Basics (create your own song recording)  

3 x 2.5 hours (7.5 hours total instruction and work time in camp)   

 
Project: 
Create,...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp STEAM

Video Creation and Editing - Nanaimo

May 12, 2017 to May 26, 2017

Grades: 6 - 12

Video Creation & Editing for School, Fun and Social Media

  3 x 2 hours (6 total instruction and work time in camp)  

PROJECT:  Storyboard, create,...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp STEAM

Video Creation and Editing - Black Creek

Mar 2, 2017 to Mar 16, 2017

Grades: 6 - 12

Video Creation & Editing for School, Fun and Social Media

  3 x 2 hours (6 total instruction and work time in camp)  

PROJECT:  Storyboard, create,...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp STEAM

Sewing - Fort St. John

Mar 7, 2017 to Apr 11, 2017

Grades: 1 - 12

Sewing classes for all ages. Hand work: Basic hand sewing skills, project design and completion.

**Machine sewing: for Ages 12 and up. Students must...

Greater BC Learning Camp Other

Shrek The Musical Jr - Kelowna

Mar 18, 2017

Grades: All grades

       Heritage Christian Schools proudly presents Shrek Jr. The Musical 'Beauty is in the eye of the ogre in Shrek The Musical JR., based on the...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

Dance and Circus Skills- Victoria

Apr 4, 2017 to May 23, 2017

Grades: K - 9

     Two classes in one! 8 weeks of dance class followed by a circus skills class following the Community Connections time (CC students will have a...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp PEFine Arts

Group Guitar or Keyboard lessons- - Abbotsford

Apr 6, 2017 to Apr 27, 2017

Grades: 3 - 9

Central Valley Academy of Music (CVAM) is a non-profit music academy offering private and group music lessons for all ages, all styles and all...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Fine Arts

Mt Washington Cross Country Skiing

Mar 15, 2017 to Mar 29, 2017

Grades: 4 - 8

   Cross Country Skiing lessons - March 15, 28 & 29 in the afternoons (12:15-2:15pm) The program consists of three 2-hour sessions. Lessons are taught...

Vancouver Island and Powell River Learning Camp PE

Wet Felted Jellyfish - Kelowna

Apr 24, 2017 to May 1, 2017

Grades: 3 - 7

   In this camp students will learn how to do wet felting with wool. They will work with wool fibres to form a whimsical jellyfish ornament which they...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

OSO "How Canada Came To Be" - Kelowna

Mar 16, 2017

Grades: K - 8

     Canada is turning 150 years old in 2017! The OSO is thrilled to offer every Okanagan school a fantastic way to celebrate! Our Symphony School...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

OSO "How Canada Came To Be" - Vernon

Mar 15, 2017

Grades: K - 8

     Canada is turning 150 years old in 2017! The OSO is thrilled to offer every Okanagan school a fantastic way to celebrate! Our Symphony School...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

Beauty and the Beast - Chilliwack

Grades: All grades

        Beauty and the Beast is one of Disney’s best accomplishments at heralding the themes of trust, redemption, love, true beauty and family....

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Fine Arts

Young Entrepreneurs - Vernon

Apr 4, 2017 to May 16, 2017

Grades: 2 - 8

        HCOS is running two spring learning camps in Vernon aimed at inspiring students to succeed in the areas of work, entrepreneurship, and...

Interior Learning Camp Other