Lab Rats Club - Registration is NOW OPEN for Summer 2017!

Lab Rat Science Club is Science AL!VE’s co-ed science, engineering and technology club for kids!  The focus is on exploring the fascinating world of Science, Engineering and Technology through hands-on activities, take-home projects, and presentations given by enthusiastic young scientists.


How old do I need to be to join?

We have 3 streams based on grade completed as of June 2016: Mini Scientists (Grades K-1), Junior Scientists (Grades 2-4), and Senior Scientists (Grades 5-7). Participants from all Lab Rats Science clubs will meet at the same time and locations, and they will participate in activities specialized for their respective age groups! 

Meeting Time

 Meetings are held every second Saturday from 1:00pm to 4:00pm.

Fall Session

  • Sept. 10th - December 17th 2016

Spring Session

  • Jan. 14th - April 22nd 2017

Summer Session  

  • May 6th - August 26th 2017 (Note no session on Saturday July 1st)
    (May 6th, 20th, June 3rd, 17th, July 15th, 29th, and August 12th and 26th.)

Meeting Location

Most meetings (except field trips) are held at Simon Fraser University (Burnaby campus).

Club Cost

  • One semester (Fall, Spring, or Summer) = $112 ($14/session)
  • Two semesters = $210
  • Three semesters = $308

Bursaries are available, please contact us at for more information.

 Please note that registration costs may not cover additional field trip costs.