Recreation Department Camps

Anaheim Community Services
(714) 765-5219, anaheim.net/youthprograms
CampVenture Day Camp (6-13) – Daily activities include crafts, movies, nature, science, cooking, sports, weekly excursion and more. Themed-weekly sessions on select days, November 25 – January 10,  9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., with extended hours,  7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. See website for details.

 

Costa Mesa Parks and Community Services
(714) 754-5300, www.costamesaca.gov
Winter Camps (grades K-6) – Excursions, games, skits, arts and crafts, and more. December 23 – January 3 and February 17-21, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (no camp December 25, January 1 and February 17). $165 per week.

 

Downey Parks and Recreation
(562) 904-7223, www.downeyca.org
Camp Avalanche – December 23-27 and December 30 – January 3, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Includes a daily snack and a weekly excursion; sack lunch must be sent. $144 per week.

 

Fullerton Parks and Recreation
(714) 738-6575, www.cityoffullerton.com
Hillcrest Fall and Winter Day Camps – Kids (5-9 and 10-12) enjoy an action-packed camp with different weekly themes.  Fall Camp: November 25-27. Winter Camp:  December 23, 26 and 27 and December 30, January 2 and 3.  $84-120.

 

Irvine Community Services
(949) 724-6610, www.yourirvine.org
Fall, winter and spring camps available. Visit their website for details.

 

Lake Forest Community Services
25550 Commercentre Drive, Lake Forest
(949) 273-6960, www.lakeforestca.gov
Winter and spring camps are offered. Call for dates.

 

Los Alamitos Recreation
(562) 430-1073, www.cityoflosalamitos.org/recreation
Day camps (5-12) include games, arts and crafts, outdoor activities, movies and more. Fall camp, November 25-27. Winter camp, December 23 – January 3. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; extended hours, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. $27-30 per day, $42-45 per extended day.

 

Newport Beach Recreation
(949) 644-3151, www.campnewport.com
Newport Beach offers a selection of winter and spring camps, including a modified City Day Camp, camps during President’s Week (February 17-21) and spring-break (April 6-10). Call or visit the website for more information and pricing.

 

Signal Hill Community Services
(562) 989-7330, www.cityofsignalhill.org
Winter camp at Signal Hill Park (grades K-5), December 23, 26, 27, 30, and January 2-3. Hours: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Spring camp is also offered, call or visit website for details.

 

Youth Center Camp SHARK at Rossmoor Park
10909 Oak St., Los Alamitos
(562) 493-4043, www.theyouthcenter.org
Camp SHARK (5-12) includes arts and crafts, games, sports, field trips, cultural enrichment days and contests. Weekly or daily options with extended hours. Fees start at $26. Teen Camp is also available for kids (12-16) with sports, outdoor activities and field trips. Available winter and spring break.