Fun Mid-Winter Break Camps in Marin and Beyond

February 9, 2016

studio 4 artLooking for something fun for the kids to do over the upcoming midwinter break? Check out some of the great day camp programs here in Marin. Many of these camps offer drop-in sessions for last-minute fun over the break, as well as before- and after-care.

  • Studio 4 Art
    1133 Grant Avenue
    Novato

    (415) 596-5546
    Camp takes place from February 15–19 from camp times 9 am–noon (ages 4–14) or 9 am–3 pm (ages 7–14). Campers will have the choice of many different projects each day that include painting, drawing, ceramics, mixed media and printmaking, students will create a variety of fine art projects in different art mediums. A sibling discount is offered. Cost: $265. For more info, visit their website.
  • Rolling Hills Club
    351 San Andreas Drive

    Novato
    (415) 897-2185

    The Junior Polar Bear Camp (ages 3–5) takes place February 16 and 18 from 9 am–1 pm, and Polar Beach Camp (ages 6–12) takes place February 15–19 from 9 am-4 pm. This year's theme is "Random Acts of Kindness". Activities include: stories, sensory crafts, and games. Prices start at $60/day. For more info, visit their website.
  • Cal Star Gymnastics
    70 Digital Drive, Suite 3
    Novato
    (415) 382-7827

    Cal Star Gymnastics winter camp take place from Feburary 15-19 from noon–3 pm for ages 5 and up. Activities include: gymanstics lesson, arts and crafts, free time and games. Cost: $150 per week and $40 per day. For more info, visit their website.
  • Marin Treks
    1559 S. Novato
    Boulevard, Suite H
    (415) 250-0988

    Marin Treks half day camps take place from February 16–19 from 10 am–1 pm for K–3rd grade. Actitivies include animal excitement, safe kitchen chemistry, microscope study, water activies, and more. Cost: $40 per day; $35 per day for 2 days; $30 fper day for 3 or 4 days. For more info, www.marintreks.com.
  • Gymworld
    3040 Kerner Boulevard
    San Rafael
    (415) 482-8580
    This popular gymanstics camp takes place from February 15–19 from 9:30 am–1 pm for ages 4 and up. Activities include learn gymnastics skills and meet new friends. Cost: $350 per week and $85 per day. For more info, visit their website.
  • Marinwood Community Center
    775 Miller Creek Road
    San Rafael
    (415) 479-0775

    The mid-winter break camp takes place February 16–19 from 9 am–3 pm for ages 3-12. This year's mid-winter camp will be separated into three age groups: ages 3–4 Camp Bunny Slope, ages 5–7 Camp Snow Shoe, and ages 8–12 Camp Bob Sled. Activities include games and sports, arts and crafts, cone ball and playground time. Cost: $150 residents, $170 non-residents. Drop-in is $45 a day, depending on availability. They also offer a before care from 8–9 am for $8 a day and after care from 3–5 pm $15 a day. For more info, vist their website.
  • Sport & Art Camp
    Isabel Cook Community Center, Vista Room

    San Anselmo
    (415) 258-4640
    The San Anselmo Recreation is offering the sport & art camp February 16–19 from 9 am–4 pm for ages 5–11. Activities include epic games and some very creative and inspiring crafts. This is a positive and safe program that emphasizes an environment for creativity, enthusiasm, and play! Cost: $166. For more info, visit their website.
  • Vilda Nature Camp
    Fairfax
    (415) 747-4840

    Vilda outdoor nature camp takes place February 15-19 from 9 am-3 pm for ages 6-12. Activities include wilderness survival, archery, shelter making, crafts, storytelling, and much more. Cost: $335 per week and $80 per day. For more info, visit their website.
  • Andrew's Camp
    400 Tamal Plaza
    Corte Madera
    (415) 446-8946

    Andrew's Camp in Corte Madera takes place from February 15–19, from 9 am–5 pm. Activities include: games, sports, crafts and more. Cost: $295 per week or $65 per day. For more info, visit their website.
  • Tennis Camp
    Boyle Park, Tennis Courts Upper
    Mill Valley
    (415) 383-1370
    Mill Valley Recreation is offering a mid winter break tennis camp February 16–19 from 9:30 am–12:30 pm, 1–4 pm, and 9:30 am–4 pm for ages 5–13. Children will learn stroke technique, handeye coordination, footwork, scoring and tennis etiquette. Cost: $125–$237. For more info, visit their website.
  • Bay Area Discovery Museum
    557 McReynolds Road
    Sausalito
    (415) 339-3900

    The BADM is offering a February break camp February 15–19 from 9 am–2 pm for ages 4- 8. This year's theme, Forts and Bridges, uses real tools to building materials and learn about design and engineering principles that bring your ideas to life. Cost: Supporting Family members $425; general $450 For more info, visit their website.

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