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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2019-2020 Community Connections: Abbotsford

Sep 25, 2018 to Jun 4, 2019

Grades: K - 11

Space available in Gr.6-7 and Gr.7-8 classes only, all other classes are full.

Tuesdays, 9:00am-3:00pm

Term 1: Sept. 24-Dec.3, 2019
Term 2:...

Lower Mainland Community Connection EnglishScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesPE

2019-2020 Community Connections: Chilliwack

Sep 26, 2019 to May 21, 2020

Grades: K - 9

Thursdays from 9:30am to 3:00pm

Term 1: Sept 26 – November 14, 2019

Term 2: Jan 9 – March 5 (no classes February 13th)

Term 3: April 2 – May 21,...

Lower Mainland Community Connection ScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesPE

2019-2020 Community Connections: Langley

Sep 26, 2019 to Jun 4, 2020

Grades: K - 11

Thursdays, 9:00am- 3:00pm

Term 1: September 26 - December 5, 2019 (no class Nov.7)
Term 2: January 9 - March 12
Term 3: April 2 - June 4, 2020


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Lower Mainland Community Connection EnglishScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesPEApplied Skills

2019-2020 Community Connections: Powell River

Oct 17, 2019 to May 7, 2020

Grades: K - 9

Thursdays, 9:30am-12:00pm

Term 1: Oct.17 - Nov.21, 2019
Term 2: Jan.9- Feb.13
Term 3: April 2-May 7, 2020

Powell River will be running Half Day...

Sunshine Coast Community Connection Fine ArtsPE

2019-2020 Community Connections: Prince George

Oct 3, 2019 to Jun 4, 2020

Grades: K - 6

Thursdays, 9:30am-2:00pm

Term 1: Oct 3 - Dec 5, 2019
Term 2: Jan 2 - Mar 5, 2020
Term 3: Apr. 2 - June 4, 2020

Taught by HCOS teacher Lisa Franco...

Northern BC Community Connection ScienceFine ArtsSocial Studies

2019-2020 Community Connections Cranbrook

Sep 24, 2019 to Jun 2, 2020

Grades: 10

Tuesdays, 8:30am-3:00pm

Term 1: Sept 24 – Nov 26, 2019
Term 2: Jan 7 – March 10, 2020
Term 3: Mar 31 – June 2, 2020 

Community Connections Cranbrook...

Greater BC/ Kootenays Community Connection ScienceOtherMath

Virtual Worlds Summer Camps

Jul 30, 2019 to Aug 8, 2019

Grades: 5 - 9

Come join our Virtual Worlds Summer Camps!

The goal of this Virtual Learning Camp is to ensure preparedness, for grade 5-9 students, who are...

Virtual Learning Camp Applied Skills

Application Closed

Armstrong Spanish 2019-2020

Oct 4, 2019 to Mar 13, 2020

Grades: 5 - 12

Come join us for Spanish classes!

Armstrong Spanish Classes are not only designed as basic classes for beginners, they are also tailored to those...

Interior Learning Camp Second Language

Application Closed

Kelowna Velveteen Rabbit Performance

Sep 28, 2019

Grades: K - 12

This enchanting version of the classic children’s story will touch your heart.

Unbeknownst to Andrew’s grumpy nursemaid, there is a life to the...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

Salmon Arm Gardom Lake Family Camp 2019-2020

Sep 9, 2019 to Sep 11, 2019

Grades: All grades

This two day mini-camp at beautiful Gardom Lake Bible Camp (just outside of Salmon Arm), is open to families with activities geared towards children...

Interior Learning Camp OtherPE

2019-2020 Community Connections Westshore-Colwood

Sep 26, 2019 to May 28, 2020

Grades: K - 9

Thursdays, 9:30am-2:00pm
Term 1: Sept 26, Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Nov 14, 21, 2019 (no session on Nov 7)
Term 2: Jan 9, 16, 23, 30; Feb 6, 13, 20, 27,...

Vancouver Island Community Connection ScienceOtherPE

Virtual Movies for Learning Term 1

Sep 10, 2019 to Dec 3, 2019

Grades: 6 - 9

Come join us for Movies for Learning Term 1!

Movies for Learning is an opportunity for your students to explore six movies and discuss them with...

Virtual Learning Camp EnglishScienceSocial StudiesBible

Virtual Book Club Gr 4-5 STEAM

Oct 3, 2019 to Dec 5, 2019

Grades: 4 - 5

TEACHER: AIMEE IMBEAU

Come join us for a 10 - week virtual STEAM learning camp! We will be using the novel "Number the Stars," by Lois Lowry, to aid...

School-WideVirtual Learning Camp EnglishOtherSTEAM

2019-2020 Community Connections: Nanaimo

Sep 24, 2019 to Apr 28, 2020

Grades: K - 9

Tuesdays, 10:00am- 2:00pm

Term 1: Sept 24, Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, Nov 5, 12, 19,12, Dec 3, 2019
Term 2: Jan 14, 21, 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25
Term 3:  March...

Vancouver Island Community Connection ScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesApplied Skills

Maple Ridge Wildplay Adventure Courses

Oct 4, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Come join us at Wildplay Outdoor Adventure Courses!

Little platforms way, way above your head. Dozens of ziplines whizzing everywhere. More suspended...

Lower Mainland Learning Camp PE

Co-op Black Creek

Oct 3, 2019 to Mar 12, 2020

Grades: K - 11

Come join us for Black Creek Co-op!

This will be an enriching session in which students from grades K-9 will engage together in Socials, Science, PE...

Vancouver Island Co-op ScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesPE

Co-op West Kelowna

Sep 17, 2019 to May 12, 2020

Grades: Pre-K - 9

"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy one is understanding." Proverbs 9:10 

By using a Biblical foundation,...

Interior Co-op ScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesBible

Application Closed

2019-2020 Community Connections: Vernon

Sep 24, 2019 to May 5, 2020

Grades: K - 8

Vernon CC is a wonderful community of learning for students K- Grade 8 that is held at Grace Baptist Church for 24 weeks of the year from...

Interior Community Connection Social Studies

Kelowna Music is Fun

Sep 19, 2019 to Mar 12, 2020

Grades: K - 1

Enjoy learning about music with songs and games in a family-friendly environment! 

Parents are welcome to join in the fun. This class will broaden...

Interior Learning Camp Fine Arts

Virtual Book Club STEAM Ahead with Ecosystems

Sep 23, 2019 to Jan 20, 2020

Grades: 1 - 3

STEAM Ahead with Ecosystems Grades 1 - 3!

Come and join Pippa Davies (Director of Learning Commons), as we STEAM ahead with the Grade Three module,...

Virtual Learning Camp Science

Virtual Gr 7-9 Historical Fiction: Time Travel for Teens & Tweens

Oct 3, 2019 to Dec 12, 2019

Grades: 7 - 9

Historical fiction is a wonderful way to introduce and expand a person’s knowledge of the past. The historical fiction book club uses narratives that...

Virtual Learning Camp EnglishSocial Studies

Vernon Davison Orchards

Sep 23, 2019

Grades: K - 12

Come join us at Davison Orchards to learn about the varieties of apples and their uses! 

Our Apple School Tour starts with a ride on the Johnny...

Interior Learning Camp Social StudiesOther

Virtual Book Club Gr 6-7 STEAM

Oct 1, 2019 to Dec 10, 2019

Grades: 6 - 7

TEACHER: SINEAD ROY

Learn to use communication boards, create an elevator, secret codes, design a wheelchair-accessible playground, create a movie or...

School-WideVirtual Learning Camp EnglishSTEAMApplied Skills

Co-op Quesnel

Sep 25, 2019 to May 27, 2020

Grades: 10 - 12

Welcome to our Quesnel Christian High Co-op!

We are a group of Christian Distributed Learners who meet weekly to learn as a collaborative group. We...

Northern BC Co-op OtherPEBibleApplied Skills

Virtual Book Club Gr 4 - 6

Oct 3, 2019 to Apr 2, 2020

Grades: 4 - 6

TEACHER: APRIL MCLEOD

Are you ready for another amazing year of reading, blogging, and sharing roles? This book club is designed to follow a...

Virtual Learning Camp English

Virtual Book Club Gr 8-12

Oct 23, 2019 to Feb 19, 2020

Grades: 8 - 12

TEACHER: APRIL MCLEOD

Please join Mrs. McLeod, to read, discuss, blog about, and connect with others who love to read good novels. We will be reading...

Virtual Learning Camp English

Co-op Sunshine Coast

Sep 25, 2019 to May 20, 2020

Grades: K - 11

Join us for PE games and activities, group work and discussions and collaborative learning as we come together to connect and interact.

*This is not...

Sunshine Coast Co-op OtherPE

Black Creek Children's Choir

Sep 23, 2019 to Dec 16, 2019

Grades: K - 11

This community children’s choir provides a fun and meaningful connection to choral singing. The children will develop their musical confidence as they...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp Fine Arts

Comox Valley PE

Oct 1, 2019 to Apr 28, 2020

Grades: K - 4

Come join us for Comox Valley PE!

An activity based Physical Education Program designed to get students moving and learning new skills. Students will...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp PE

2019-2020 Community Connections: Campbell River

Oct 2, 2019 to May 20, 2020

Grades: K - 12

Kindergarten/Grade 1 with Kim McCay - We will again have a separate K-1 class. 

The Grades 2-9 students will be divided into 3 groups (Gr.2-4, Gr....

Vancouver Island Community Connection EnglishScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesPEBibleApplied SkillsLanguage Arts

2019-2020 Community Connections: Victoria

Sep 24, 2019 to Jun 2, 2020

Grades: K - 9

For 2019/20, we are offering split-grade, full or half day options. Morning classes are from 10am to 12pm, and afternoon classes run from 12:30pm to...

Vancouver Island Community Connection EnglishScienceFine ArtsSocial StudiesSecond LanguageApplied Skills

Campbell River Camp Bob Activity Days

Oct 4, 2019 to May 1, 2020

Grades: K - 12

Come join us at Camp Bob for monthly Activity Days!

For the upcoming 2019-20 school year we are offering monthly Activity Days, that include...

Vancouver Island Learning Camp SciencePEBibleApplied Skills