Looking to get your kids engaged — with science, art, physical activity or other interests — while they are out of school during winter break? Consider the following winter break camps and programs in the greater Cleveland/Akron area.
*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, these events are subject to change. Please follow state guidelines, including wearing face coverings, maintaining 6 feet apart from others and washing hands. Visit northeastohioparent.com for more upcoming events.
Beck Center for the Arts
Beck Center offers classes at the Lakewood campus, as well as online in dance, theater, visual arts, and private music lessons. Students of all ages and abilities learn as they create unique works of art, discover hidden talents, and have fun. We have something for every interest and every skill level. Looking for entertainment? Beck Center is streaming virtual productions! Please call 216-521-2540 x10 or visit beckcenter.org/education-programs for more details today.
Cuyahoga Community College
Tri-C® is offering virtual winter camps for children ages 6-12. Your child can learn about the secret world of espionage, practice “fun-gineering,” or embark on an around-the-world cultural adventure. Camps take place the week of Dec. 28. Learn more and register at tri-c.edu/wintercamps.
Great Lakes Science Center
Camp Curiosity Winter Break Camps. The Great Lakes Science Center has eight different themes for kids in kindergarten through eighth grade to choose from, featuring everything from engineering to chemistry, and physics to robots. December 21-23 & 28- January 1, 8:15 a.m.-4 p.m. 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland, 216-694-2000, greatscience.com
Mandel Jewish Community Center
When school’s out, The J’s in! Let your child spend their winter school vacation days with friends at the Mandel Jewish Community Center. Campers will participate in enriching activities that foster their creativity. Kids in kindergarten through sixth grade can enjoy camp favorites such as art, sports, ukulele, theater games and more. Plus, campers will swim every day in our indoor pool. The experienced staff will provide safe and social-distanced fun. The J is a state licensed childcare facility where mandated safety guidelines are observed.Choose one or two-week options for your camper. The J offers a 5% discount for siblings. 26001 S. Woodland Road Beachwood, mandeljcc.org/vacationcamps
Math Monkey Cleveland
Start your day off with a Lego Robotics course then move onto create your own video creation with Stop-Motion or solve complex puzzles and games in our Brain Builders camp. December 21-22 & 28-29 Math Monkey of Cleveland, mathmonkeycleveland.com/winter-camps
Peak Potential Therapy
Camp Snow Cubs. A social developmental play skills camp filled with plenty of fun, adventure and activity for children ages 10-16. Includes activities that are play-based to help children develop better social relationships, all with a therapeutic approach. December 21-23 & 28-29, 7689 Sagamore Hills Blvd., Northfield, peakpotentialtherapy.com
Do you have a winter break camp? Send your camp to [email protected] to be added to the list.