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Get into Mini University fun year-round

Mini University offers some of the best summer camps around. Lucky for you, there's no need to wait until summer to get a taste.

Mini U Winter Break and Spring Break camps pack all your summer favourites into one week. Or make your birthday extra special by booking a your own private event!

Of course, don't forget to sign up early for your favourite summer offerings, before they're full!

Kids and youth programs come with free parking included during the time of the session. 

Kids ready to play soccer
Mini U kids playing with Lego

Mini U Winter or Spring Break Camp


Mini U Spring Break Camp | Grades 2-4

Summer has arrived this spring break! Mini University is excited to offer you the best of our summer programming over spring break. Engage your child’s mind and body through a variety of fun activities offered by Mini University’s most popular camps including LEGO® building, arts & crafts, active gaming, swimming, yoga/zumba, racquet sports and more. Campers will also participate in a wide range of indoor games and sports in Active Living’s professional facilities every day. Your child won’t want to miss out on this exciting new opportunity to get active this spring break! Activities are presented as examples only and may change. 

Learn more about Mini U Spring Break Camp

Mini U Winter Break Camp | Grades 2-4

Summer has arrived this winter break! Mini University is excited to offer you the best of our summer programming during the holiday season. Engage your child’s mind and body through a variety of fun activities offered by Mini University’s most popular camps including LEGO® building, arts & crafts, active gaming, swimming, yoga/zumba, racquet sports, gymnastics and more. Campers will also participate in a wide range of indoor games and sports in Active Living’s professional facilities every day. Your child won’t want to miss out on this exciting new opportunity to get active this winter break!

Activities are presented as examples only and may change. 

Learn more about Mini U Winter Break Camp


Mini University Birthday Parties

September - June

Mini University is excited to offer your family three unforgettable birthday parties for up to 15 guests! Parties are hosted in Kinesiology classrooms on Saturday and Sunday at 11:30 am-1:30 pm, or 2:30 pm-4:30 pm.

Each party is 2 hours long: 90 minutes will be for playing and 30 minutes will be provided for food, cake and presents. You can bring your own food or you can order food at an additional cost, to be delivered by Aramark on campus. We recommend you book your party 6-8 weeks in advance and we will be in contact within 5 business days.

Birthday party kids

Choose from three party themes:

LEGO® Builders

Features fun building challenges such as favourite food/animal, marble maze run or see who can build the tallest tower and then destroy it! Everyone will get to create their own name wall and decorate it to express who they are, which makes for a good photo opportunity.

Active Gamers

Guests will play the hottest motion control games for Xbox One Kinect and Wii U gaming systems. Party guests will also get to play a wide variety of classic and new board games. This party is great for all ages and a good way to get kids active. 

Gym Games

This theme sets your kids up to play games and activities together in one of the gyms on campus. Games will be tailored for your child and facilitated by one of our trained instructors. Some options include dodgeball, parachute games, floor hockey and soccer. (Limited availability)

The cost for the party is $225 and includes:

Campers playing games
  • Adult Supervision so parents have the option to leave and come back
  • Everyone gets a Mini University T-shirt!
  • Decorations our staff set up 90 minutes before the party begins
  • Disposable food ware including plates, cups, cutlery, tablecloths
  • Items for serving cake including candles, lighter and serving utensils
  • Parking passes for you and your guests for the length of the party
  • A map showing how to get to the room that you can include in your invitations

To book your party, please complete the Mini University Birthday Party Request Form.

If you have any questions, please call Evan at 403.220.5192