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.

Please note, further information can be found on the top right tabs including Co-op Contacts, FAQ, E-Alerts sign-up, Other Events and Year At A Glance (events listed by area in grid form).

Links remain open until the event space fills or the application deadline.

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2018-2019 Community Connections: Victoria

Sep 25, 2018 to May 28, 2019

Grades: K - 9

Application is now closed, please contact the coordinator aellis@onlineschool.ca for further interest.
Tuesdays, 10:00am-2:30pm Term 1:...

Vancouver Island Community Connection ScienceSecond LanguageOtherSocial Studies

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Langley

Sep 27, 2018 to Jun 6, 2019

Grades: K - 10

Remaining class space is limited. For further interest, please contact the coordinator karen.roeck@onlineschool.ca

Thursdays, 9:00am - 3:00pm ...

Lower Mainland Community Connection Social StudiesSciencePEFine ArtsBible

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Abbotsford

Sep 25, 2018 to Jun 4, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Application is now closed, please contact the coordinator alengkeek@onlineschool.ca for further interest. Tuesdays, 9:00am-3:00pm

Term 1:...

Lower Mainland Community Connection Social StudiesSciencePEFine ArtsBibleEnglish

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Chilliwack

Sep 27, 2018 to May 30, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Thursdays, 9:30am-3:00pm Term 1: September 27 October 4, 11, 18, 25 November 1, 8, 15
Term 2: January 10, 17, 24, 31 February 7, 14, 21, 28
Term 3:...

Lower Mainland Community Connection ScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesSecond LanguagePEOther

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Campbell River

Oct 3, 2018 to May 22, 2019

Grades: K - 10

Wednesdays:

Term 1: Oct 3,10,17,24,31,Nov.7

Term 2: Jan.30, Feb 6,13,20,27,March 6

Term 3: April 10, 17, May 1, 8, 15, 22
HCOS Community Connections are...

Vancouver Island Community Connection ScienceSocial StudiesLanguage ArtsPEFine Arts

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Abbotsford Lighthouse Theatre Cast 3

Sep 19, 2018 to May 29, 2019

Grades: 5 - 12

We are thrilled to be performing Peter Pan May 2019! We have been blessed by our school to receive funds to hire a formidable flying company from...

Lower Mainland Community Connection Fine Arts

Application closed

2018-2019 HCOS Scripture Memory Challenge

Oct 12, 2018 to May 15, 2019

Grades: K - 12

The goal of this year's Scripture Memorization Challenge will be to engage students more fully in prayerfully choosing and memorizing God's word. This...

School-Wide Learning Camp Bible

Application closed

2018-2019 Learning Groups Coming Soon! Interior

Grades: K - 12

We invite you to participate in the Learning Groups opportunities in your area. More information will be coming soon for Learning Camps, Co-ops and...

Interior Other

2018-2019 Learning Groups Coming Soon! Northern BC

Grades: K - 12

  We invite you to participate in the Learning Groups opportunities in your area. More information will be coming soon for Learning Camps, Co-ops...

Other

Virtual Book Club Gr 2-3 STEAM

Oct 1, 2018 to Jan 21, 2019

Grades: 2 - 3

Pippa Davies (Teacher, Librarian and Director Learning Commons), will be focusing the content on grade 3 standards. Content to be covered will include...

Virtual Learning Camp STEAM

Application closed

Virtual Book Club Gr 4-6

Oct 4, 2018 to Apr 4, 2019

Grades: 4 - 6

We have an amazing year planned for Grades 4-6 Virtual Book Club (2018-2019) students! I am super excited to host another year in the form of a...

Virtual Learning Camp English

Application closed

Virtual Book Club Gr 6-7 STEAM

Oct 15, 2018 to Dec 17, 2018

Grades: 6 - 7

Once Upon a Time...a STEAM Club for grade 6/7 students, 2018-2019. Anyone can be an inventor - it’s not a job reserved for adults. Through these...

Virtual Learning Camp STEAM

Application closed

Victoria Literature Circle

Oct 5, 2018 to Jun 7, 2019

Grades: 2 - 8

We will meet once a month to discuss chapter books we have read or listened to that month.

This year's theme will be around the world in 9 months! ...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp EnglishSocial Studies

Application closed

Summerland Musical Theatre

Sep 26, 2018 to Dec 19, 2018

Grades: K - 5

Join Chelsi Bentham for an introduction to musical theatre:

- Learn to sing a new song, with proper breathing and enunciation techniques
- Learn about...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

Application closed

Campbell River Camp Bob Outdoor School

Sep 21, 2018 to May 31, 2019

Grades: K - 9

For the upcoming 2018-2019 school year we are looking at offering a primary and intermediate program, with a min. of 20 students. The primary class...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp BibleScienceFine ArtsPE

Application closed

Vernon Afternoon Electives

Sep 25, 2018 to May 17, 2019

Grades: 3 - 9

Come join us on Tuesdays, for Vernon Afternoon Electives.  We will have 2 class choices: Grades 3-5 and Grades 6-9.

Grades 3-5 - Project Builders: Join...

Interior Learning Camp ScienceSocial StudiesFine ArtsOtherBiblePE

Application closed

Victoria Westshore P.E., Arts and Outdoor

Sep 27, 2018 to May 23, 2019

Grades: K - 9

This 3 term, 2 hour long camp on the beautiful Royal Roads Campus, will include Phys-Ed in a full gym with basketball, pickleball and badminton, as...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp Fine ArtsOtherPE

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Prince George

Sep 27, 2018 to Jun 6, 2019

Grades: K - 3

Thursdays, 10am-2pm Term 1: September 27 - November 29, 2018 Term 2: January 3- March 7, 2019 Term 3: April 4 - June 6, 2019     Welcome to...

Northern BC Community Connection Social StudiesScienceFine Arts

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Salmon Arm FALL

Sep 20, 2018 to Dec 13, 2018

Grades: K - 9

Thursdays, 1-3:30pm Sept 20-Oct 25, Nov 8 to Dec 13, 2018 Welcome to Salmon Arm Community Connections Fall! Sept 20-Oct 25 (6 weeks) Grades...

Interior Community Connection Fine ArtsSocial StudiesPE

Application closed

Co-op Comox Valley

Oct 4, 2018 to Mar 14, 2019

Grades: K - 4

Comox Valley welcomes you to join us in our Co-op from Kindergarten to Grade four. We will begin each week with participation of scripture and...

Vancouver Island Co-op ScienceFine ArtsBible

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Nanaimo

Sep 25, 2018 to May 7, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Tuesdays, 10:00am - 2:30pm Term 1: Sept 25, Oct 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov 6, 13, 20, 27, Dec 4, 2018 Term 2: Jan 15, 22, 29, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25, March 4,...

Vancouver Island Community Connection Social StudiesScienceFine ArtsApplied Skills

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Vernon

Sep 25, 2018 to May 7, 2019

Grades: K - 8

Application is now closed. Contact coordinator sarah.zuidhof@onlineschool.ca for further interest. Tuesdays, 9:30am - 12:30pm Term 1: Sept 25,...

Interior Community Connection Social StudiesOther

Application closed

2018-2019 Community Connections: Powell River

Oct 11, 2018 to May 16, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Thursdays, 9:30am-12:00pm Term 1: Oct.11,18,25,Nov.1,8,15 Term 2: Jan 10,17,24,31,Feb. 7,14 Term 3: Apr.4,11,18,May 2,9,16 Powell River will...

Sunshine Coast Community Connection PEFine Arts

Application closed

Campbell River Intermediate Drama

Oct 3, 2018 to Mar 6, 2019

Grades: 7 - 12

Come join us for Intermediate Drama! In term 1, collaboratively, students will write, plan and organize a play. In term 2, students will rehearse and...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp Fine Arts

Application closed

2018-2019 Learning Groups Coming Soon! Kootenays

Grades: K - 12

We invite you to participate in the Learning Groups opportunities in your area. More information will be coming soon for Learning Camps, Co-ops and ...

Greater BC/ Kootenays Learning Camp

Kelowna Spanish

Sep 20, 2018 to Mar 14, 2019

Grades: 1 - 6

This class will be a continuation from last year, building on skills learned, but will also accommodate beginners, as it is multi-aged. Christian...

Interior Learning Camp Second Language

Application closed

Victoria RBC Museum Learning Labs

Oct 19, 2018 to Mar 1, 2019

Grades: K - 9

Join us at the Royal BC Museum! These hands on and interactive sessions are designed to provide a dynamic glimpse into history and to ignite inquiry...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp Social StudiesFine Arts

Application closed

Vernon Art Gallery

Oct 19, 2018 to Apr 5, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Come join us at the Vernon Art Gallery!

Students are invited to 'think like an artist,' as we participate in four guided workshops at the Vernon Art...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

Application closed

Qualicum Beach Oceanside LC

Oct 17, 2018 to May 15, 2019

Grades: K - 3

Let Your Light Shine! Thematic learning camp based on Matthew 5:16. This fun and interactive Learning Camp meets quarterly throughout the school year...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp ScienceFine ArtsOther

Application closed

Vancouver Art Gallery: 3 Visits

Oct 15, 2018 to Jan 21, 2019

Grades: K - 9

Come join us at the Vancouver Art Gallery!

Students are invited to join us for 3 visits to the Vancouver Art Gallery over fall and winter, where we...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Fine Arts

Application closed

1819 HCOS Learning Commons Maker-Ed Offerings

Grades: 4 - 7

 HCOS Learning Commons Maker-Ed Sessions (Free)
*Note- these are not offered by Learning Groups, but students in Grades 4-7 may be interested.

Registrat...

Interior Other STEAM

Port Alberni Swimming Lessons

Jan 9, 2019 to Feb 20, 2019

Grades: K - 9

Come join at the Echo Aquatic Centre!
Swim lessons for beginners, intermediate and advanced students. Please review general safety with student...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp PE

Application closed

School Wide SALTS Trip

Mar 24, 2019 to Mar 30, 2019

Grades: 7 - 12

Welcome Aboard the Pacific Swift for the Ultimate field trip! 
Our five-day voyage will embark/disembark at the Inner Harbour of Victoria BC, and...

School-Wide Learning Camp

Kamloops MCQueen Lake Winter

Jan 11, 2019 to Jan 13, 2019

Grades: All grades

Homeschooling families are invited to join us at McQueen Lake for a great family overnight outing. This is a great time to get to know other...

Interior Learning Camp Other

Application closed

Vancouver Carousel Theatre Charlie Brown Performance

Dec 13, 2018

Grades: K - 12

Good Grief, it’s twice the fun! The holiday sell-out, "A Charlie Brown Christmas," is back and playing in a special double bill feature with, "You’re...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Fine Arts

Application closed

Vernon Silver Star Snowsports

Jan 11, 2019 to Feb 15, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Come join us at Silver Star Mountain Resort for 'Snowsport' lessons!
Skiing or Snowboarding lessons will be offered for 6 sessions, from Jan to Feb...

Interior Learning Camp PE

Application closed

Black Creek Woodworking and Electronics

Jan 9, 2019 to Mar 13, 2019

Grades: 5 - 12

Come join us to build your own electric guitar!
In this class, students will learn how to build to completion an electric guitar. This will...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp Applied SkillsFine Arts

2018-2019 Community Connections: Salmon Arm WINTER

Jan 10, 2019 to May 30, 2019

Grades: K - 9

Thursdays, 1-3:30pm Jan.10-March 7 and April 4-May 30 (not April 25) Welcome to Salmon Arm Community Connections Fall! January 10-March 7,...

Interior Community Connection Fine ArtsSocial Studies

Virtual Movies for Learning Winter

Jan 7, 2019 to Mar 26, 2019

Grades: 6 - 9

This class is an opportunity for students to discuss complex critical thinking questions, learn about political context, compare other countries...

Virtual Learning Camp EnglishOther

Application closed

School Wide Quebec Ottawa French Trip

Mar 24, 2019 to Mar 30, 2019

Grades: 5 - 9

HCOS Enrolled and Heritage Registered Students are invited to come join us on a Quebec/Ottawa French Trip!
This week long trip to Quebec and Ottawa...

School-Wide Learning Camp Second LanguageFine ArtsSocial Studies

Chilliwack Service Opportunity at Charis Camp

Dec 5, 2018 to May 15, 2019

Grades: 5 - 12

Charis Camp and Conference Centre exists to provide facilities and programs to serve the local church and make Jesus Christ known to all by...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp Other

Application closed

Kamloops Harper Mountain Snowsports

Jan 9, 2019 to Feb 13, 2019

Grades: 1 - 12

Ski and snowboarding learning camp that takes place over three days in January/February 2019. Each day will include: lessons for skiing/snowboarding,...

Interior Learning Camp PE

Revelstoke Snowsports

Jan 4, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Come for a day of winter family fun at Revelstoke Mountain Resort! 
This Learning Camp includes rentals, a half day of lessons and then a lift...

Interior Learning Camp PE

Chilliwack Wonder League Robotics Competition

Jan 7, 2019 to Jan 14, 2019

Grades: 6 - 9

Coding is the new team sport for future tech leaders and innovators. Teams of kids, ages 11-14, will design solutions for real-world science and...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp ScienceApplied Skills

Abbotsford Adonia Musical Camp

Mar 18, 2019 to Mar 22, 2019

Grades: 1 - 8

This year's HCOS Adonia Musical Camp is based on the Biblical story following the conversion of Saul to Paul on the road to Damascus. 
This musical...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp BibleFine ArtsSecond Language

Fort St. John Winter Museum

Jan 14, 2019 to Jan 21, 2019

Grades: K - 7

Explore your local museum for two enriching tours this January!
Tour 1:  Experience Fort St. John’s rich fur trade history from 1794 to 1938,...

Northern BC Learning Camp Social StudiesFine Arts

Virtual Book Club Gr 6-8 Historical Fiction

Jan 14, 2019 to Mar 18, 2019

Grades: 6 - 8

Time Travel for Teens and Tweens!
Imagine being born into royalty, then finding yourself a slave in the hands of your enemy. Imagine marching...

School-WideVirtual Learning Camp English

Prespatou Woodburning: Clock Making

Jan 16, 2019 to Jan 23, 2019

Grades: 4 - 12

Come and learn the basics of wood burning! 
This is a fun and inexpensive hobby that everyone can enjoy! This class will run from 1-3:30 pm on...

Northern BC Learning Camp Fine Arts

Agassiz Sasquatch Snowsports - THURSDAYS

Jan 17, 2019 to Mar 7, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Come join us at Sasquatch Mountain Resort on THURSDAYS for skiing and snowboarding fun.
4 Day Ski/Snowboard Lessons:  Jan 17, 24 & 31, Feb 7 [FREE...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp PE

Agassiz Sasquatch Snowsports - FRIDAYS

Jan 18, 2019 to Feb 15, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Come join us at Sasquatch Mountain Resort on FRIDAYS for skiing and snowboarding fun.
4 Day Ski/Snowboard Lessons:  Jan 18, 25, Feb 8 and 15 (not...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp PE

Kamloops K-3 Winter

Feb 7, 2019 to Feb 28, 2019

Grades: K - 3

We will be looking at other communities around the world, focusing on their children of similar age, using hands-on activities, and comparing their...

Interior Learning Camp EnglishSocial StudiesFine ArtsBible

Nanaimo Co-op

Nov 9, 2018 to May 24, 2019

Grades: K - 8

Come join our Nanaimo Co-op!
We welcome you to join us every 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Friday of the month, from November 9 - May 24th, at Beban Park in...

Vancouver Island Co-op

Kamloops Drama Terms 2 - 3

Jan 24, 2019 to May 16, 2019

Grades: 7 - 12

Director’s Showcase 
The focus of this learning camp or class will be to incorporate some basic drama skills such as mime, children’s theatre, body...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

Quesnel Barkerville Trip

Jun 2, 2019 to Jun 5, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Join this incredible three-day, family-friendly, historical field trip! Today, the extraordinary town of Barkerville (named in Billy’s honour), still...

School-Wide Learning Camp ScienceFine ArtsSocial Studies

Fort Nelson Writing with Sigmund Brower

Jan 9, 2019

Grades: 3 - 9

HCOS proudly presents an afternoon writing workshop with Sigmund Brower!
Among Sigmund’s titles are 10 on the Canadian Children's Book Centre Best...

Northern BC Learning Camp English

Virtual Book Club French Gr.5-9

Jan 14, 2019 to Apr 1, 2019

Grades: 5 - 9

This 10 week book club will give students an opportunity to develop their conversational competencies: practicing greetings, asking and responding to...

Virtual Learning Camp Second Language