Keep the kids from bouncing off the walls during Spring Break Week with these cheap options around town. They all run from March 25-29. Hurry and register as some deadlines approach quickly:
Fit 2 Play camps at various Miami-Dade parks. Spring camp locations here. Camps are from 9 am to 5 pm, with early drop-off available at 7:30 am and late pick-up until 6 pm. General Camp Programs (Ages 6 -12) include activities such as fitness, sports, and arts and crafts to games and exciting field trips. Cost is $40 to $90 per week. Financial assistance is available to those who qualify. Registration deadline is March 15.
City of North Miami Spring Camp at Keystone Community Center, 13040 Ixora Ct., and at Clyde Judson Community Center, 12100 NW 16 Ave., runs daily from 8 am to 6 pm for kids between ages 5-13. Early drop-off and late pick-up are available for an additional fee. The weekly fee of $100 for residents and $120 for non-residents includes all field trips, activities, a daily snack and related transportation. Call 305-893-0521 to register or for more info.
The City of Aventura offers a Spring Imaginarium Camp for $160 for residents and $192 for non-residents ages 5-14 and allows campers the opportunity to use their creative thinking skills as they take part in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) based games and activities. Includes a field trip to Xtreme Action Park in Davie.
The Coral Gables Museum offers the City Trekker Spring Camp 2019 daily from 9 am-5 pm. Details for the 2019 camp will be available soon. (Family): $225/week; Non-Members: $250/week. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Museum Education staff at 305.603.8067.
Pinecrest offers a Dance & Crafts Spring Break Camp for ages 5-12 from 9 am-4 pm featuring a variety of dance styles such as ballet, salsa, jazz, flamenco, hip-hop, and ballroom. Campers will also enjoy arts and crafts, learn theater techniques, and practice make-up and costume design, $50 per day. They also offer Bricks4Kidz Camp where kids ages 5-13 attend from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and discover, explore, invent and create. $182 per week. Pinecrest Community Center, 5855 SW 111 St. For prices, call (305) 284-0900. To register click here.
The Miami Seaquarium “Spring & Splash” camp runs from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm and offers students from kindergarten to high school the opportunity to learn about environmental issues including pollution, invasive species, water conservation, habitat destruction, and endangered species. The week long camp includes one marine mammal show a day, at least one animal interaction a day, arts and crafts, and interactive games. Spring Camp registration is now available online at www.miamiseaquarium.com/camp. $250 a week for walk-ins, online registration $195 per week. For more info or questions, please call 305-361-5705, ext. 526.
Spring Break Camp at Hero Martial Arts (17049 S. Dixie Hwy., Palmetto Bay, Florida 33157). Be a Hero this Spring Break in an awesome high energy camp for kids ages 5 and up. Kids will learn cool martial arts kicks and techniques and get to test their skills through obstacle course and even breaking boards. 9 am-3 pm. $125 for the week. Bring your own lunch. Before & After care available for just $5 per day. 786-348-5325.