YukonU Youth Moving Mountains
Science • Technology • Engineering • Art • Math • Trades

We offer programming designed to inspire children and youth across the Yukon in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics, and Trades (STEAM) through creative hands-on activities. Our programming provides fun, engaging, culturally enriched activities that encourages children and youth to explore their sense of wonder. Children are introduced to hands-on, exciting activities that promotes discovery, rewards curiosity, and leaves children amazed at what they can do.

Fall 2022 Dawson Coding Club

We are excited to pilot a coding club for youth in Dawson this fall! 

Coding club for youth ages 14+ will begin on Thursday November 17 and end on Thursday December 15. The club will run weekly on Thursdays from 5 to 7 pm. 

Registration for this club will open on Monday October 31 at noon.

Contact the Dawson campus at 867-993-8800 for more info.

For help with registration email camps@yukonu.ca

Registration

Fall 2022 STEM Clubs

Whitehorse - After School Clubs - Fall 2022 (for 6 to 16 year-olds)

We are excited to offer free and engaging  STEM and Trades themed after school clubs this fall. 

Tuesdays (Starting October 4, 2022) - Board Game Design Club - Ages 8-10 - This club will show youth how math plays an important role in how we play and create fun board games. Youth will learn about design principles and use their creativity to create their own board games using tools like the laser cutter and our 3D printers.

Wednesdays (Starting October 5, 2022) – Art in Nature – Ages 7-8 – Geode crushing, flower pressing, and beaver dam building! Youth will learn about the natural world and biology through a variety of artistic activities.

Thursdays (Starting October 6, 2022) – Python Programming – Ages 10-12 – Youth will learn basic principles of computer science and coding to create their own meaningful projects. All types of learners are welcome! This clubs is designed to dispel fears students have about coding, and instead focus on how coding can highlight their creativity.

Thursdays (Starting October 6, 2022) - Girls/Non-Binary Welding club - Ages 13-18 – Youth will get to experience several different types of welding while creating their own creative masterpieces. This club is taught by two professional women, who have designed the club to be a safe environment for girls and non-binary participants to learn about this trade.

Club Costs: Free

Schedule: Clubs run 3:30 pm - 5:30pm, weekly, from October 4 to December 15, 2022

Registration: Online registration will open: September 21 at noon.

Registration

2022 Actua National Funders

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2022 Actua Western Canada Major Funder

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