March Break Camps- March 11th-15th
Academy of Imagination & Dramatic Arts (AIDA)
AiDa Camps are innovative, award-winning and community building using Dramatic Arts to inspire creative expression, self-discovery, collaboration, critical thinking, listening and life skills while gaining confidence and self-esteem. AiDa camps engage students in drama games, scene study, acting styles, storytelling, improvisations, creative writing, movement and vocal training. Through indoor and outdoor programming, Nature is explored to inspire IMAGINATION, creativity and team play. Arts | Crafts with theme inspired activities promote empathy, compassion, literacy, organizational skills, fair play, conflict resolution, to develop skills to create, discover and become successful in life. Let your child discover their inner AWESOMENESS!
Full week rate is $224, Book by the day for $45
Art Gallery of Hamilton
March Break Camps offer campers the opportunity to explore AGH exhibitions and art-making through a variety of materials and techniques, with new activities planned daily. Sign up for a day or two, or join us for the week! Camp Sessions: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Morning drop-off begins at 8:30 am. Supervised Breaks: 11:00 – 11:45 am and 1:30 – 2:15 pm. Bring your own nut-free lunches, and drink. Outside time: please note, weather permitting, we will be heading outside on our breaks. Please send your child with appropriate winter gear. After Care is available 4:15 pm to 5:30 pm: $10 per day
Camp programs sell out fast! Please register early to avoid disappointment. The registration deadline does not guarantee space if we sell out the season. Children must have already completed a year of full-day kindergarten to register. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
PRICING PER DAY: AGH Members: $50 General: $55
REGISTER FOR THE FULL WEEK AND RECEIVE DISCOUNT PRICING!
AGH Members: $200 General: $225
March 12-14, 2019
Basketball camp for boys and girls ages 6-14.
The March Madness Skills Camp is a 3-day long camp that is ideal for players who wish to develop their individual skills within a team environment. Each day includes instruction in offensive and defensive fundamentals, team games and individual skill competitions in a safe and fun environment.
Camp is held in the gym at St. Jean de Brebeuf school, 200 Acadia Drive, Hamilton. $125 per camper.
Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada
March Break camp includes Swimming, crafts, outdoor activities, gym games, computer tech time, trips, and much more. Program runs from 9:00am- 4:00pm extended care is available from 8:00am- 5:30pm Pre-registration is required. $75 week,$95 per week with extended care.
Camp Kidaca – City of Hamilton
Ryerson, Valley Park, Ancaster Rotary, Westmount, Sir Allan MacNab, Winona, Dundas Lions
A great way to spend a PA day in a safe, supervised and fun camp environment. Programs are available for age groups 4-5 years, 6-12 years and teens 12-15 years. Camps are available at various locations throughout the city as well as March Break camp. Visit the website for more information.
The March Break program is for campers age 4-12 and operates from 9:00 am-3:15 pm. Drop offs begin at 7:30 am and pick up is by 5:00pm. Campers will participate in hikes, crafts, indoor and outdoor games and more. Pre registration is required, $160 per session.
We have an exciting line-up coming this year, and a special LEGO Robotics STEAM TEAM program lined up just for Mavericks (Ages 9 – 13). If the week doesn’t sell out, single day pass option may be available. Programs include Junior Explorers for JK/SK, Senior Adventurers, Grade 1-8 and Mavericks, age 9-13.
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum
We are excited to announce that we are offering a Plastic Modelling Day Camp this year at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum. It’s a great opportunity for kids aged 9 – 12 to have some fun under the wings of our aircraft on March 13th and 15th! Cost is $50 per day, register online.
Centre Ice Training Academy
Hours on ice: skating, shooting, passing, 3 on 3 scrimmages and other activities!
Off Ice Activities: Road Hockey, Baseball, Soccer, Park, Special Events, Etc.
Free pizza lunch on Friday!
Full day - 3 hours on ice $295+HST
Half day - 1.5 hours on ice $235+HST
(half-day sessions can be in the morning or afternoon)
Full Day $295+HST, Half Day $235+HST
The Creative Hub
At this year’s March Break Camp at the Creative Hub, art will meet music! Get inspired by beautiful music and create! Lots of our greatest musicians use art as another outlet to be creative. We will visit the only gallery in North America where you will find art created by many well known musicians. Kids will be exposed to different music around the world and find inspiration to create their own art. Special guest artist, John Proctor, will spend a day with us at the studio. He will introduce and demonstrate his extensive collection of instruments made from found materials, then will lead us in creating our own instruments. This special day will end in a rhythm circle, experiencing the joy of making music together. This is a great camp for everyone who loves music or for those who doesn’t know the power of music yet! For Ages 5 to 12. $305 for the week (includes $10 for the special guest).
Dundas Valley School of Art
Running from March 11 – 15, our March Break Art Camps for children and teens offer restorative daily getaways. Choose from a variety classes and workshops in Drawing, Painting, Pottery, Cartooning, Printmaking, Jewellery Art and more. Taught by qualified, professional artists, the programs encourage originality and are designed to develop your child’s creative literacy and art skills – all in a fun and supportive studio environment.
Register early to ensure your spot. Visit our March Break Camps page to see what we have to offer and register online. Or call 905-628-6357 #0 to speak with our DVSA team
Hamilton Gymnastics Academy
Theme this year is Unicorns, Mermaids and Dragons! Programs offers a wide variety of games and crafts. Offering Half Day Kinder Camp for ages 4 & 5, 9:00am-12:30pm. Full Day Camp for ages 6 & up, 9:00am-4:30pm. Extended Care 8:30 am to 5:30 pm ($15 extra) $180 for kinder half day, or $40/day and $275 for full day, $60/day for ages 6 and up.
Junior Chefs in Training
Camp times: 9-3:30pm Ages: 7-14
Drop off & Pick u: The day begins at 9, but early drop off at and ends at 3:30, extended care goes till 4:30. It's $10/day and $50/week.Pricing: Weekly bookings ($350) or for summer by the day after May 1st ($80)
Cooking: The Junior Chefs will be learning hands on cooking, as we learn healthy eating habits, and kitchen and food safety.Breakfast: We will start the day learning how to make healthy breakfast and eat and explain the day.
Lunch: The kids will work together to prepare a family style meal.What to bring: Both meals will be supplied, needed would be a reusable water bottle labelled with their name.Cancellation Policy: $25 deposit required. 7 days notice is required. Make up days or refunds after the start date of your child's camp session, unfortunately cannot be substituted.Please email to register and to confirm your child's spot.
Kids Can Film
This camp is aimed at kids who already have a little bit of filmmaking experience either through the Kids Can Film summer 2018 program, or have done filmmaking on their own and are comfortable with equipment and movie making! (reach out if your child would be good for this class even if they haven't had much experience). The finished movie will be screened on Wed April 17th (National Canadian Film Day) AND at the 2019 Hamilton Film Festival in November 2019! Pre-registration required.
Learning with Lexi
A week workshop focusing on communication, expression, confidence building, building relationships, developing self love and value through music magic of play arts and crafts. what a wonderful way to spend your March break. Cost is $40 per day and runs from 8:30 am-3:30 pm. Extended care available until 5:30 pm for an additional $5 per 30 minutes.
Les Petites Pommes
Day camp for ages 4-12. Our March Break curriculum includes fully structured days with both indoor and outdoor activities to help our students engage with French learning in a variety of new and different contexts outside of the classroom. The day’s activities include French reading writing and speaking practice, crafts, and games! Some of the daily themes in the past include: positive expressions, different kinds of compliments, spring weather, and many more! We can’t wait to spend a week with our returning and new students – laughing, living, and learning together. $260 for the week, before and after care is available at an extra cost.
Little Yogis Day Camp - March Break with Michelle Hiratos at De La Sol Yoga Waterdown
Our experienced instructors are excited to welcome all the little yogis back to the studio for march break camp and another adventure into the magical world of yoga. Yoga empowers children to have a greater awareness of the self – body awareness, mindfulness, concentration and even learning to self soothe. Children with anxiety or who need to learn how to quiet themselves in a busy world, can benefit from yoga in their daily lives. At camp kids will enjoy daily vinyasa and restorative yoga classes, meditation, crafts, games, and singing. Your little yogi is bound to have a ton of FUN!
Cost: $179 /Week or $40 /Single Day
Sibling discount 25% of second child
Please contact Shanel for more information or to set up sibling discount
Healthy morning and afternoon snacks are provided. Bring your own nut free lunch.
McMaster March Mania Camp
Each day will find campers participating in 3 activity sessions of their choice, a recreational swim in our Olympic Pool, cooperative games and a whole lot more. Special events take place throughout the week including indoor rock climbing and the week closes with a big camp finale and closing ceremonies on Friday afternoon. For campers ag 6-14. Cost $310 doe the week.
MJM Equestrian Centre
Why choose a horseback riding camp? Horses have a subtle way of teaching children about empathy and responsibility. Horses can enhance leadership skills. Horseback riding is a physical activity that improves balance, muscle strength, and hand-to-eye coordination. With certified coaches and beginner-friendly horses, riding is a safe, exhilarating, and confidence-building sport. No experience needed. Games and crafts. Show and demonstrations for families on Friday afternoon. Camp runs regardless of weather. We have indoor and outdoor riding arenas Full Day Camps for ages 5-14, 9:00am-4:00pm. $290.00 per week. Extended care is available for $5 per hour.
Not Just Another Dance Studio
3 camps offered here
UNICORN DANCE CAMP 2019 - Always be yourself...unless you can be a unicorn, then always be a sparkling, glittering, magical unicorn! Each participant will receive a unicorn headband ($15 value) as part of their tuition fee! Monday, March 11, 2019 at the Hamilton Upper James location. Tuesday, March 12, 2019 from 9am-12noon at our NEW Ancaster location. $33.63 + HST.
SHINING STAR DANCE CAMP 2019 - Sparkle just like the star you know you are at our Shining Star Dance Camps. March 12, 13th and 14, 2019. Discounts for registering in multiple days. $26.55 for 1 day, $50.46 for 2 days, and $71.70 for 3 days.
SUPER HERO CAMP 2019 - Not all dancers wear tutus! Dress up as your
favourite Superhero and show us how awesome you are! Move, groove,
tumble and leap in this exciting Superhero Dance Workshop! Tuesday,
March 12, 2019 from 1-4pm at our NEW Ancaster location. $26.55 + HST.
Royal Botanical Gardens
We strive to provide hands-on, environmental-based programs that suit the ages, needs and interests of our participants. These award-winning programs feature hikes, games, crafts, activities and daily explorations of ecologically significant nature sanctuaries covering over 1000 hectares of wetlands, fields and forests. Our goal is to introduce your child to a lifetime of respect and appreciation for the natural world that sustains us all. Nature Interpretive Centre or RBG Centre. Outdoor and environmental education day camps for children aged 4 to 13 years old. Come for a day or for the whole week! Registration opens Tuesday December 18.
March Break Camp offers a high energy full day program for active 6-11yrs olds. Days rotate through soccer, bouncy castles, and a couple of high activity sports like football and hockey. Afternoons extend the fun with more sports as well as the popular camp-wide field game which encourages teamwork and cooperation. The day is always high energy with enthusiastic coaches who ensure full participation fun at every turn. Camp runs from 9am-3:45pm with drop-off from 8:30am and pick-up by 4pm and includes two healthy snacks. Children should bring a lunch and refillable water bottle. Extended care options (8am-6pm) are available.
SupercalifragilisticAbsolutely Fun Camp
March 11th and March 12th, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Image Party Place, 29 King Street East, Stoney Creek
Come and spend two very fun filled days with Mary Poppins! Imaginations will run wild as children participate in crafts, baking activities, singing, games, and so much more! You never know what Mary has in store!!
Ages 5 and up. This is a 2 day camp so you must register for both days.
Cost is $90 and includes snacks. To register contact us at 289-253-4247
Today’s Family programs are built around the Emergent Curriculum, which means our activities are always driven by your child’s interests and passions. So when it comes to trips to exciting new places, our job as a camp is to plan where to go. What actually happens after we get there, though, is up to your child. That means no fixed schedule, no counselors making plans based on what they think your child will like; your child is king (or queen) Camps available for ages 4-12. Camp runs from 7:00am-6:00pm, $220.50/ week for Kinder Camp, $214.00/week for Adventure Camp. See website for registration info and specific location schedules/trip days.
Ultimate Sports and Activity Camp – 3 Day Camp March 11th – 13th
This camp includes 3 days of camp, T-shirt and all camp activities. Campers are introduced to many sports and activities at Ultimate Camp, such as basketball, floor hockey, soccer, parachute games, bocce ball (lawn bowling), frisbee-golf, fort building, capture the flag and more! Full Day Camp from 9:00am-3:00pm, $130 for 3 days. Call for more details in regards to ages and extended care availability. Located at St. Thomas More Secondary School, Hamilton
Wesley Urban Ministries
For children ages 6-12. Includes recreational activities, crafts, educational sessions, sports, field trips & more. Three camp locations: Beasley Community Centre, Beverly Central School and Hess Street School. Visit website for more information.
Our team of skilled educators will plan and engage your children in games, sports, crafts, swimming, outings, and more to encourage healthy active development throughout the year. These programs require advance registration. Contact YWCA Hamilton for more information at 905-522-9922 ext. 133
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