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Summer at RDC

**NEW**   Come and explore the possibilities! We have reimagined our Summer 2020 Camps and would like to offer you to browse through our website for all the new and exciting ONLINE classes we have to offer you.  

Do you already know what you want to take? Register today!

COVID-19 Updates for the School of Continuing Education: 

  • Registration for Summer @ RDC programming will continue with a blend of online and in-person programming. We offer exceptional instructors, first-rate facilities and the chance to engage in new activities while creating lasting friendships. 


Cooking Camps

  • Ages 9 - 14
  • Take the mystery out of cooking and gain confidence as you learn to cook in a safe environment that encourages discovery.We would like to offer you two different types of camp:

    Jr Chefs online.  Join our instructor, Patrick, as he cooks in the Red Deer College kitchen and guides you through some family favourite recipes. 

    Let's also try something new this summer with Thyme to Create – take this opportunity to grow your kitchen skills with interesting new ingredients!  Be sure and ask lots of questions as our instructor, Angela, guides you through techniques and handy hints from her kitchen in BC.

Science Camps

  • Ages 6 - 15
  • This summer join us ONLINE as we dive into Science and explore the joy of creating, experimenting and learning some cool stuff!

Sport Camps

  • Ages 6 - 18
  • RDC's reimagined sport camps will focus on being outdoors, participating in physical literacy and fitness and having fun!

3D Animation Camp

  • Ages 13 - 18
  • With the growth and popularity of 3D animated movies and TV shows, visual storytelling has also grown. Learn techniques used to bring animations to life in your favourite Hollywood blockbusters!

Theatre Alberta's Artstrek

  • COVID-19 Update: Due to COVID-19, Theatre Alberta has made the decision to cancel Artstrek 2020. We understand the disappointment that this will cause and encourage you to visit the Theatre Alberta website for further information.

MusiCamp Alberta

  • COVID-19 Update: Due to COVID-19, The Alberta Summer Music Workshop Association has made the decision to cancel MusiCamp Alberta 2020 because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. While it is disappointing, it is a prudent decision at this time for the health and safety of our musicampers, their families and friends, and the staff at Red Deer College.         


  • COVID-19 Update: Due to COVID-19, we have decided to cancel this overnight camp.  It was a tough decision as we were looking forward to exploring some new art techniques.  Please keep an eye on our website as we introduce AutumnScape – an exciting possibility to reschedule this camp in October!         

Film Camp

  • Ages 13 - 18
  • Hollywood is creating from home, and so can you with the RDC Film Camp!  We have taken our time to recreate all our camps to ensure that you will be receiving the same great quality learning - virtually!

Game Design Camp

  • Ages 13 - 18
  • Video games are more than just fun - they're the fastest growing entertainment industry. In this online version of the game design summer camp we'll organize into teams, come up with a video game design concept and execute our ideas in one week.
  • Our goal is for each team to have a fully completed small game by the end of the program.


Series Summer Arts School

  • Join us for an experience that unites creative minds of all levels and takes you on a journey of inspiration and imagination..
  • Some of our classes have moved online, please explore further to see your options.