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Events are added often throughout the year. Check back often to see new events and details of events already announced.

2012

Date Event Location
September 25, 7:00 p.m. Odyssey Planning Meeting, Annual General Meeting of CPSS and Meet and Greet
Please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to let us know you are coming!
Hillcrest Middle School, Coquitlam
September 26, 7:00 p.m. What is Odyssey of the Mind? How to get it started at your school. A session for parents and teachers. Free, but please Register so we have enough materials and handouts. Alouette Elementary, Maple Ridge
October 10 Spontaneous Combustion. This is a special workshop for Challenge students in SD#43 (Coquitlam).  See out Workshops and Camps page for details of how to bring this fun mini-Odyssey event to your School District.   
October 13 & 14 SCIENCE WORLD.   Drop into our booth at Sciwnce World and try out some spontaneous problems. 10 am - 3:30.  FREE ENTRANCE to Science World this weekend!

 Science World,
1455 Quebec Street,

October 20

OUR KIDS CONFERENCE - Connecting the Gifted Community. Sessions for Adults, Children and Youth.  Keynote Speaker: Stephanie TolanMore Information     Go directly to

Winslow Centre,
1100 Winslow Ave., Coquitlam

October 23, 7:00 p.m. What is Odyssey of the Mind? How to get it started at your school. A session for parents and teachers. Free, but please Register so we have enough materials and handouts.

Meadowbrook Elementary,
900 Sharp Street, Coquitlam

October 25, 3:30 p.m. What is Odyssey of the Mind? How to get it started at your school. A session for parents and teachers. Free, but please Register so we have enough materials and handouts. Kenneth Gordon Maplewood School, North Vancouver

Wed. November 7th, 7pm

What is Odyssey of the Mind? How to get it started at your school. A session for parents and teachers. Free, but please Register so we have enough materials and handouts. Brentwood Park School, 1455 Delta Avenue, Burnaby

Thurs. November 8th, 7pm

What is Odyssey of the Mind? How to get it started at your school. A session for parents and teachers. Free, but please Register so we have enough materials and handouts. Southslope Elem. Sch.,
4446 Watling Street
Burnaby
Wed. November 14th, 7pm

 

What is Odyssey of the Mind? How to get it started at your school. A session for parents and teachers. Free, but please Register so we have enough materials and handouts.

Global Montessori Sch,
19785 55A Avenue.
Langley

Sat. November 24,
9:00 - 3:00

Fun Day 
A full day of Fun Workshops and Creative Problem Solving for Students from Grades 3-12.   Note- students will be grouped in Odyssey Divisions (gr 3-5, Gr 6-8 and Gr 9-12
Details and Registration information  (Registration is closed for Gr 6-8.  We still have  room for grade 3-5 students Coaches Training.  Coaches Training session is FULL.  There will be another training session in January.

Montgomery Middle School, 1900 Edgewood Ave., Coquitlam

 Mon. Nov. 26th at 7pm

 What is Odyssey of the Mind? How to get it started at your school. A session for parents and teachers. Free, but please Register so we have enough materials and handouts. Gilpin Elementary,
5490 Eglinton Street Burnaby
Mon. Dec 3rd at 7pm What is Odyssey of the Mind? How to get it started at your school. A session for parents and teachers. Free, but please Register so we have enough materials and handouts.
Eagle Ridge Elem. Sch.,
1215 Falcon Dr.
Coquitlam

2013

Date Event Location
January 12 Coaches Training - Sessions for Beginner and Experienced Coaches Marlborough Elementary, 6060 Marlborough Ave, Burnaby (near Metrotown)
January 15, 8:00pm What is Odyssey of the Mind? How to get it started at your school. This session is for Aubrey Ele. parents and teachers only. Free, but please Register so we have enough materials and handouts. Aubrey Elementary School PAC
1075 Stratford Avenue, Burnaby
February 16 Judges Training

Winslow Centre
1100 Winslow Avenue, Coquitlam

February 23

Spontaneous Attack
Learn more.
Register online today.
Download [ Spontaneous Attack flyer - pdf ] 640 kB

Southslope Elementary School
4446 Watling Street, Burnaby (map)
March 9 Qualifying Tournament Port Moody Senior Secondary
300 Albert Street, Port Moody
March 23, 10am – 4pm

17th Annual E-Fest - Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC - "Engineered Fun for the Whole Family" 
Come and visit us at our booth! FREE
Download [ E-Fest brochure - pdf ] 1.1 MB

Vancouver Public Library promenade (350 West Georgia St)
April 4, 6:30pm

Awareness Session
Parents/Teachers:Want to introduce Odyssey to your school in 2013/14?
Come find out what it is all about. Free, but please register so we have enough materials and handouts.
Download [ Awareness Session flyer - pdf ] 2.1 MB

Buckingham Elementary School
6066 Buckingham Avenue, Burnaby (map)
April 20 Provincial Tournament Port Moody Senior Secondary
May 11 World Team Rally  
May 22-25

World Finals

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Congratulations to the GOLD MEDAL WINNERS, who have qualified to represent BC and Canada at the 34th annual Odyssey of the Mind WORLD FINALS at Michigan State University, May 22–25, 2013. 

Like to make a donation to support these young problem solvers make the trip to World Finals?
Please help our winning teams get to Michigan. Donate to a team through Creative Problem Solving Society. CPSS is the organization which sponsors Odyssey of the Mind in BC and we are a registered charity. 
Donations over $25 will receive a tax receipt.

Please download this donation form and mail it ASAP. If you require more info, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Michigan State University
July 2-5 (4 days only) Jabber-Wacky Summer Camp
Download [ Summer Camp brochure - pdf ] 169 kB
Register online
Sacred Heart School, Ladner
July 8-12 Jabber-Wacky Summer Camp
Download [ Summer Camp brochure - pdf ] 169 kB
Register online
Panorama Elementary, Coquitlam
July 15-19 Jabber-Wacky Summer Camp
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Register online
TBA, Burrnaby
July 22-26 Jabber-Wacky Summer Camp
Download [ Summer Camp brochure - pdf ] 169 kB
Register online
The Landing Sports Centre (Clover Room), Chilliwack
July 29- Aug 2 Jabber-Wacky Summer Camp
Download [ Summer Camp brochure - pdf ] 169 kB
Register online
TBA, Maple Ridge