Frequently Asked Questions
For answers to these FAQs, please click on the corresponding (+) symbol below to expand:
⇩ When are the Clubs?
The Winter 2016 Program will run on the following Weekends:
- January 13/14, 20/31, 27/28
- February 3/4, 10/11, 24/25
- March 3/4, 10/11
⇩ What is the Cost?
- Mini-Venture, Jr. Venture, Sr. Venture, Venture Girls: $90/8-week Session
- TECHsplorers: $100/8-week Session
- MakerTECH: $120/8-week Session
⇩ What is the Curriculum for the Club?
Similar to our Summer Camp program, curriculum for each week of SPARCS and Venture Clubs is constantly being reviewed and evaluated in order to improve participant experience. As a result, we are not able to provide parents with curriculum prior to Club sessions.
⇩ How do I register?
Please visit our registration page to sign up your participant for our Clubs program
⇩ Where do the Clubs take place?
SPARCS and Venture Clubs take place at the University of Victoria. Sign-In/Out is located in the Engineering Lab Wing Lobby, accessed via Parking Lot A.
⇩ Where do I park?
Two options for drop-off:
Option 1 (pay parking): Parking Lot "A", Engineering Lab Wing. Park only in metered spots (coins only).
Option 2 (free): Free parking is available in Lot 1 in the Blue designated area - please download and display the appropriate parking pass found in the Clubs Information Package:
⇩ Why do you run Girls-only Clubs?
For information on the rationale behind our Girls-Only Clubs, please visit the following link: http://actua.ca/en/programs/national-girls-program