Not sure what to do with your child for a whole week at home during Thanksgiving Break?
What about a day camp? Day Camps provide free play and structured activities while letting children make new friends and perhaps even learn a new skill. Of course, Mom, we know you could probably use a break with some time for yourself too!
Basketball Camp with Daniel Orton of the Orlando Magic. 24 hour Fitness, 510 Watters Road. Camps will be held Nov 21 – 23. Young Ballers Sessions, 8:15 a.m-10 a.m. This session is for young players from grades 1st through 6th grade. Areas of Emphasis: Ball-handling, Shooting, Passing, Competitive Games. Advanced Ballers Sessions, 10:45a.m-12:30p.m. This session is for players from grades 7th to 12th grade. Areas of Emphasis: Ball-handling, Shooting, Offensive Moves, Competitive Games, Basketball IQ. Prices: $85 for camp, $70 for camp with a buddy up to groups of 4) or $40 per day, $30 per day with a buddy (up to groups of 4. RSVP by contacting Terrence Crawford 405.459.0681 or email@example.com. For more information, please check out the Overtime website.
Oil and Cotton Art Camp, 837 W. 7th Street in Dallas. For ages 5 to adults. Try out a variety of studio art techniques, mediums and styles. In each camp, students will learn skills then use them to express their creativity in unique arts and craft projects. Our fall camps yield lovely holiday gifts for grandparents, teachers, family and friends. Adults can take camps and enjoy the ease of a “kid” class while getting messy with happy kids. For more information, please call 214-988-9189 or visit the Oil and Cotton website.
Art House, 2608 Long Prairie Road. Camps are for ages 4-12 and take place on Tues. November 22. The morning camp is about Pastel Drawing – Pastel still life drawing “Pumpkin Landscape” Learn to Draw, shade, and use artist quality soft pastels to create a ready to frame masterpiece, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. The afternoon camp is Canvas Painting – Over the River and Through the Woods…Paint a scenic Fall scene on 8×10 canvas using acrylic paint. Learn to mix colors and apply paint like a real artist!, 1:00 – 4:00. Each 3 hour camp costs $40. For more information, please call 972-899-2699 or visit the Art House website.
WinKids, 3000 Waketon Rd. Monday, Nov. 21 – Saturday, Nov 26. Enjoy Thanksgiving themed sports camps and high energy fun. Children will be divided into camps by age: 2 1/2 – 5 years of age and 5 years old and up. Camps are available for 3 hours time slots from 9:00 – 12:00 or 1:00 – 4:00 any day this week. Each 3 hour camp is $25 and a sibling discount is available. For more information, please call 972-355-9988 or visit the WinKids website.
Young Chef’s Academy, 6333 Camp Bowie Blvd Suite 260. Make a Difference Camp, November 21st, 22nd, 23rd from 12:00-3:00pm. Non-Members $150, Members $135. 10% of the cost will go towards a charity of the campers choice. For more information, please call 817-989-CHEF or visit the Young Chef’s Academy website.
D-BAT Frisco, 10875 John W. Elliott Dr. Camps include: Mon. Nov. 21 – Wed. Nov. 23: 3-Day All Aspects Camp for ages 9 & Under $175; Monday November 21: 1-Day Pitching Speciality Camp for ages 9 & Up $75; Tuesday November 22: 1-Day Fielding & Hitting Camp for ages 9 & Up $75; Wednesday November 23: 1-Day Hitting Speciality Camp for ages 9 & Up $75. For more information, please call 972-335-HITS (4487) or visit the D-BAT website.
Holiday Camp at Bowles, Bowles Life Center, 2750 Graham St. Monday Nov 21 – Wednesday Nov. 23 from 7 a.m.-6 p.m., $16 per day for children ages 5-12. Gymnasium activities, aerobics, computer lab, indoor swimming pool, Bowles Library, foosball, air hockey and pool. Campers must bring a sack lunch. For more information call 972-237-PLAY.
Thanksgiving Camps, City recreation centers will offer a holiday camp for children in grades K-5 on Nov. 21-23. A variety of activities will be offered including arts and crafts, gym games and field trips. Campers are asked to bring a sack lunch each day, except for Cimarron Recreation Center participants. Morning and afternoon snacks are provided. Camp hours are 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. Register at the recreation centers or call (972) 721-2501 for more details.
Art House, 631 East Southlake Boulevard Suite C. Camps are for ages 4-12 and take place on Tues. November 22. The morning camp is about Pastel Drawing – Pastel still life drawing “Pumpkin Landscape” Learn to Draw, shade, and use artist quality soft pastels to create a ready to frame masterpiece, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. The afternoon camp is Canvas Painting – Over the River and Through the Woods…Paint a scenic Fall scene on 8×10 canvas using acrylic paint. Learn to mix colors and apply paint like a real artist!, 1:00 – 4:00. Each 3 hour camp costs $40. For more information, please call 817-416-4278 or visit the Art House website