Spring Break Camps in Calgary

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Published Jan 29, 2014

Have you started planning for Spring Break in Calgary?! While the kids may be off school, you still have lots to do. Spring Break camps in Calgary are a great idea for busy parents and active kids alike. From nature camps to camp at the Zoo and more, we’ve come up with what we think are the top Spring Break camps in Calgary, AB (not ranked in order). These are popular camps, so be sure to register soon.

More Spring Break Camps in Calgary can be found on ChatterBlock!

Spring Break Camps in Calgary

Nature of Spring Day Camp

The Nature of Spring Camp at Ralph Klein Park is designed for your child to learn more about spring in the natural world through observation, exploration and inquiry. During the week long camp, experienced environmental educators use interactive nature experiences, art and theatre to allow campers (6-9 yrs) to gain an understanding of nature and their place in it. What a wonderful way to spend spring break! March 24-28, 9-4 daily. $225 per child.

Also at Ralph Klein Park…

Spring Explorations

A half-day camp designed to introduce younger children (4-5 yrs) to nature using hands-on activities, games, stories and crafts. Campers will spend a week exploring bugs, birds, plants and other living things with experienced environmental educators. Pre-care available but not post-care.March 24-28, 9-12. $155 per child.

Summit Spring

Summit Spring is a sister program to the award winning Summit Kids program located at West Hillhurst Community Centre in north central Calgary. This new and innovative arts & recreation program includes sports and recreational activities both outdoors and in the gym, arts & crafts, challenge activities, tournaments, board games, puzzles, cards, building with manipulative equipment and endless opportunities to learn through play! March 24- 28th 7:30 – 5:30 daily. $210 for members and $230 for non-members.

Arts Ventures

Wildflower Arts Center & the North Mount Pleasant Arts Center will be hosting Spring Break creative art adventures March 24-28, 9-4pm ! Exciting two- and three-dimensional art activities, including drawing, painting, mixed media, and a terrific T-shirt painting project. All supplies, including T-shirt, provided. $220.45 per child, for children aged 7-10 yrs.

Ready, Set, Escape Camps

Escape during the break! This action-packed camps at the Southland Leisure Center are sure to be a great time (various camps based on age). Includes swimming, games, sports and arts/crafts. March 24-28, 9-4. $178.50 per child.

University of Calgary Spring Break Camps

UOC is offering 2 camps during Spring Break, one for grades 2-4 and one for grades 5-7. Kids will have the chance to learn new skills, meet new friends, and have LOADS of fun during school spring break this year. Every day is jam-packed with activities such as snowshoeing, cross country skiing, wall climbing, swimming, snow shelter building, visiting cool Calgary locations and tons of outdoor games. Both camps run March 24-28, 8:30-4:30. $260 per child.

YMCA Overnight Camp

Send you little ones to Camp Chief Hector YMCA for a week of fun in the outdoors! This overnight camp, during CBE and CRPS March break, runs Monday thru Friday. Activities include arts & crafts, music, drama, drumming, high and low ropes, climbing, challenge course, hiking and exploring, winter cookout and more! For children 8-12 yrs of age, March 24 – 28. $325 per child

Spring Break Zoo Camp

Looking for a way to keep your children active over the Spring Break? Send your children down to the zoo for the week, and get the chance to see and learn more than on a regular daily visit! Zoo Camps are available for children in preschool all the way up to grade 6. Please note that preschool camps are half day. Only limited spaces are available so book soon to avoid disappointment! Camps run 8:30-4. $270 for grade 1-6.

 

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