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It’s that time of year again! March Break will be arriving in Mississauga in a matter of weeks. Some lucky families will be traveling together. Some will be spending the time at home with the kids. But, some Mississauga Parents can’t take off time for the March Break. Don’t worry, there are still ways for the kids to have fun! There are a variety of March Camps available in Mississauga. Why not take the time to explore a new sport, or hobby. Check out this list of Marvelous March Break Camps in Mississauga!
The Great March Break Adventure – Adventure! Fun! Friends! That’s what Cross of Life’s March Break Camp is all about! By exploring a popular destination each day, the children will be able to discover the wonderful world God has made and hear how much he cares for it and them. Destinations include: the Ontario Science Centre, Black Creek Pioneer Village, the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology along with the Battlefield House Museum, Reptilia, INC., and Crawford Lake Conservation Area. The camp is an all-day experience designed to mirror your child’s normal school day. For information, pricing, and registration, check out our website at: www.crossoflife.net. If you have further questions, contact Kevin Walker by phone 905-783-4147 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
March Break with Music at Do Re Mi for Kids – Let your musical creativity run wild! Open to children ages 5-13, with or without previous musical experience. The kids will be singing, dancing, drumming, making musical instruments and learning basic music skills. At the end of the week, they will be putting on a show for their families. Camp runs from 9:00-4:30 with before/after care available. Friday includes a pizza supper in preparation for the show at 6:30. Come join the fun! Call (905) 608-9636 for details!
Ladies and gentlemen, girls and boys, elephants, and kangaroos, are you ready? Are you ready to learn about one of the most interesting and fun artists ever? Introducing Alexander Calder! (1898-1976) Alexander Calder LOVED the circus and at 4Cats Arts Studio Meadowvale they love the circus too! In this March Break camp kids will learn to make wire sculptures and paint a fabulous Circus inspired Animal Painting using acrylics on canvas. Half day camps offered for 4 and 2 days. March 12-16 and 19-22. Register on-line at 4Cats.com/meadowvale or call 905-812-4000. 4Cats is The Best, Most Fun Art Studio Ever!
Spark your imagination and your body this March Break with creative themed camps at Horizons Gymnastics. With daily themes that challenge the body and mind, your child will want to come back each day to see what they have planned. Horizons can work with your schedule! Choose any combination of days and times and they can work out a price for you. Check out the daily themes online at www.horizonsgymnastics.com and call 905-607-4666 to register today!
The Living Arts Centre – Imaginators – This fun-filled program for young artists with big imaginations introduces them to the amazing possibilities of painting, drawing, sculpting, and much more. Part of each day will be spent going clay crazy in our Ceramics studio while the other part will be spent creating in our child-friendly Kidspace! NEW PROJECTS EACH YEAR! Clay pieces will be fired and ready for pick-up within three weeks of the end of the program. Ages 6-7
Looking for an entire week full of FUN and “Energy-Consuming” activities? March Break at Taima Zone features T-Shirt making, Music Lesson, Science Crafts, Animal Show, lots of play…and much more. Our March Break Camp has it all! Taima Zone brings you once again a March Break program with a great variety of activities that we can guarantee your kids will never want to leave! – From animal creatures, to music and dance workshops – whether is full time or just for a day our camp will sure make your kid a “Happy Camper”! Full Time Program: 9am-5pm • Before & After available : 7:30 am – 6pm • Daily Rates and much more… For registration and information call Tiffany Molitor 647-964-1661
Sing Music Studio in Port Credit has a variety of Drum and Percussion programs available to kids from age 5 to 7 and age 8 and up. The workshops lead by professional drummer Neal Burstyn, will include drums and other percussion instruments and will cover topics such as rhythm and ensemble work. For more information and pricing contact Mandi at 416-388-8787
The Living Arts Centre – Art Craze – Jump into art with Art Craze! This dynamic and popular program provides an exciting introduction to a wide variety of art techniques and materials. NEW PROJECTS EVERY YEAR! Painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking will be explored. New artists will be amazed by the spectacular artworks they create, and returning ones will refine their skills! Ages 8-10
Alpha’s Discovery Club is the place to be during the March Break. A balance of fun and interactive learning is the focus of their Mississauga March Break Camp 2012. Their camp program combines social, educational and physical activities that encourage children to develop to their own potential in a fun and safe environment. The camp activities will include daily themes, academic curriculum in language arts and mathematics and daily workshops in Drama, Sports, Science, Arts/Crafts and co-operative games that incorporate a new theme each day. . The camp runs from March 12 – 16 from 8 am to 6 pm, there is a 2 day minimum. The cost is $30. For a full day or $20 for a half day. Call 905-564-2511 to reserve a space.
The Living Arts Centre – Act Up! – Calling all budding actors! This exciting program takes campers on a fun and creative journey into the world of theatre! Through games and activities, campers will explore a variety of stage skills and techniques, and develop their talent and confidence for performing on stage. Our young actors will work towards a short performance for family and friends on the final day. Ages 8-10
Alliance Française de Toronto is offering an all-day French camp (9am-4pm) during March break (March 12-16) where your child will enjoy a real immersion experience “en français”, develop skills and ease in the language…and have fun! Extended hours between 8:00 and 9:00am, as well as between 4:00 and 6:00pm. For non-francophone children aged 5-11, from complete beginners to advanced speakers. Contact 905-272-4444
Creative Kids Place will be offering a March Break Camp 2012. This camp will be geared for kids aged 4 to 12 years old. Kids will explore a variety of crafts each day including ceramic painting, clay projects, making a bird house, a t-shirt craft and much more. On Wednesday there will be a full day outing to Reptilia Zoo in Vaughn. Advance registration is required. For more details please see our website at www.creativekidsplace.ca or call us at 905 820-KIDS (5437).
The Living Arts Centre – Dynamite Dance Basics – Get ready to move and groove in this new dance program! Campers will be lead through the basics of dance focusing on contemporary styles including hip hop and jazz. They will learn basic choreography and will also have an opportunity to develop their own choreographed dances, which they will present to family and friends at the end of the session. This is the perfect introduction to dance for campers who have an interest in dance, but no formal dance training is required. Ages 8-12
Sing Music Studio in Port Credit will be running some special music classes for kids age newborn to 7 over the March Break. On Monday March 12th It’s bath time! Scrub and wash-up to a collection of bubbly ditties perfect for bath time and splash time. On Friday March 16th Go Under the Sea! Each little clam here, know how to jam here, under the sea! Bring your little clam and jam, move and groove in the ocean, along with the sea creatures in this fun filled music class! For details on these classes contact Mandi at 416-388-8787
Mix It Up = creating art with various mediums including painting with acrylics on canvas and paper mache. At 4Cats Arts Studio Meadowvale during this March Break kids will be taking inspiration from Spring to create their masterpieces! Projects include a Spring themed Painting, Paper Mache Bumble Bees and polymer clay projects! Half day camps offered for 4 and 2 days. March 12-16 and 19-22. Register on-line at 4Cats.com/meadowvale or call 905-812-4000. 4Cats is The Best, Most Fun Art Studio Ever!
The Living Arts Centre – TV Techniques – This ever popular program offers budding directors, script writers, and camera operators the chance to learn the fundamentals of TV production! Experience technical training in camera, lighting and sound, and explore the creative side of writing and acting by producing the first episode of your own TV program. A premier showing will be held in our film theatre on the final day. Each filmmaker will receive a copy of the final project. This program provides an excellent complement to the Movie Makers program offered during the Centre’s Summer Camp. Ages 11-14.
Join Bricks 4 Kidz Spring Break Camp and explore the world of creation! Spring Break Camp themes include Space Adventure and Amusement Park, and are held at Vic Johnston Community Centre in Streetsville (Mississauga). Half day, full day and extended hours are available. To view a full description of Bricks 4 Kidz Spring Break programs, please visit www.bricks4kidz.com/missoak