Bionerds offers one-day or weekly camps from half-day to full-day, during school breaks, including summer. The camps are jam-packed with fun and hands-on biology activities for children (grades K-8) throughout Orange County.
Camps for grades K-9 are offered during Thanksgiving Break, Winter Break, Spring Break and school holidays, including Veterans Day, MLK Jr. Day, Lincoln’s Birthday and Presidents Day.
Take part in amazing all-girl outdoor and high-adventure experiences combining fun, learning and leadership at Girl Scout adventure camps in the fall and winter. One-day events and weekend overnight experiences are open to all girls in grades K-12 (including non-Girl Scouts) – some events also welcome parents and family members!
Vacation-break camps will teach your child the sport of fencing. In the popular Go Medieval camp, kids learn archery, fencing and build a working catapult. Camps offer the chance to have fun, meet new friends, learn new skills and build confidence.
Beat the heat in the Lil’ Chefs cool kitchen! Whether your child likes to bake, create, roast, sauté, fry or just blend, they have a camp for all interests. Monthly early bird discount deadlines offered, check their website for details.
Exciting two-week summer dance camp for ages 5-11 (no previous dance training required). The experienced faculty offers classes in ballet, jazz, contemporary, musical theater, hip hop, pre-pointe and crafts. The program runs Monday – Friday, July 27 – August 7, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., and concludes with a final performance on August 7.
Camps are offered during spring, summer and winter vacation breaks, including Thanksgiving week; Tuesday – Friday. Children of all ages can enjoy a day of camp with hands-on arts and crafts, music, dance, games, and overall emphasis on learning solid skills and fundamentals in sports and gymnastics.
With over 400 camps to choose from, Camp Newport has just the camp to keep your child busy all summer long. Also, Friendship Circle’s Day Camp, geared towards campers with special needs. Sign up by May 4 and receive a 10% or more discount!
Rise Up Athletics offers exciting seasonal in-house day camps for children ages 4 years and up. With flexible options either for the day-to-day camper or the full week, your child will enjoy instructional gymnastics along with arts, crafts, games and much more.
Visit Rolling Robots to learn STEM and Robotics skills in a fun way – hands-on learning with their friendly staff! Rolling Robots offers half-day, full-day, weekly and daily camp options, for ages 5 to 14. With locations in Palos Verdes, West LA and Glendale, you can also visit Rolling Robots for robot-building birthday parties, world-class robotics team, play dates, and hands-on STEM learning, year round! Click for a $25 coupon!
Holiday weekly extended lesson program at Sandie Mercer Ranch for ages 7-17. Learn all about horses: leading, grooming, bathing, parts of saddle and bridle, breed types, colors and markings, plus horseback riding two times daily. Weekly sessions, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Enrollment is limited.
Fun and friendly sewing camp for boys and girls (2nd grade and up). Never sewn before? No problem! They’ll start your child off with basic machine safety and do some practice sewing together.
Weekly summer camps are held Monday – Friday, morning or afternoon sessions.Hand sewing ages 6 and up, machine sewing for ages 9 and up (machines provided). Hand sewers complete craft projects. Machine sewers create simple clothing or crafts.
Kids make new friends, advance their skateboarding skills, and most importantly, have fun at Skatedogs’ school-break skateboarding camps offered in conjunction with the recreation departments.They also offer after-school and weekend classes, private lessons and birthday parties.
Recreation departments offering day camps during school vacations, including spring and summer break. This list gets updated regularly so please check back often.
Boys and Girls Clubs, Camp Fire and YMCAs offer camps during vacation breaks.