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MetroFamily's 2019 Spring Break Camps Guide

Spring Break Camps can offer your child a way to explore new topics and learn new skills outside of the classroom. From day camps to week-long camps, this comprehensive guide to the fun, educational camps being offered in and around the OKC metro can help your child make the most of Spring Break—and have fun doing it!Please note that many camps fill quickly and early registration is generally required. Please contact the specific venue to register.

[Editor's Note: This is a working list, so check back often for new listings.If you know of a Spring Break camp that you would like to have included, please email the listing information to calendar@metrofamilymagazine.com or leave a comment below. ]

(last updated Jan. 15, 2019)

Also, don't miss our 2019 Spring Break Activities Guide, featuring events, drop-in opportunities and activities taking place during Spring Break.


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March 11 – 15

  • Spring Break Camps at Camp DaKaNi (3309 E Hefner Rd) features a themed week of science experiments, engineering challenges and opportunities to build creativity and critical thinking skills. Campers also stay active with activities like rock climbing, boating, fishing, ga-ga ball, field games and more. $235. 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; before & after care available Also held: March 18 – 22. 254-2080. www.campdakani.org

  • Spring Break Film Camp at SixTwelve (612 NW 29th St). Oklahoma’s own award winning filmmaker, Mat Miller, the SixTwelve Staff and a group of local film and tech gurus host a film making experience for kids ages 8 – 12 years old. Campers will create the script, set, costumes and film the entire project, which will be shown at the deadCENTER Film Festival's Kid's Fest. Extended care available. $200 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. 595-9595, www.sixtwelve.org

  • Broadway Dance Camp at Lyric Theatre Thelma Gaylord Academy (1801 NW 16th St) teaches choreography, staging and music theatre dance techniques through fun games and challenging activities. The week will conclude with a showcase of numbers and skills to demonstrate all the hard work put in during camp. For ages 7-18. Before and after care available. $215. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 524-9310, www.thelmagaylordacademy.com

March 18 – 22

  • Spring Break Day Camp at Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (2401 Chautauqua, Norman) features games, exhibits, crafts and hands-on experiences as well as an insect petting zoo, music and dance performances, flint knapping and more. For ages 5 – 11. $55-$70 per day; extended care available. 8:30 a.m – 5 p.m. 325-4712, samnoblemuseum.ou.edu

  • Spring Break Camps at Camp DaKaNi (3309 E Hefner Rd) features a themed week of science experiments, engineering challenges and opportunities to build creativity and critical thinking skills. Campers also stay active with activities like rock climbing, boating, fishing, ga-ga ball, field games and more. $235. 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; before & after care available. 254-2080. www.campdakani.org

  • Camp Contemporary at Oklahoma Contemporary (3000 General Pershing Blvd) provides exciting studio experiences across artistic disciplines. Area teaching artists and experienced art instructors facilitate studio activities and projects including printmaking, sculpture, robotics and science. For kids ages 5 – 12. $200-$220. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; extended care available. 951-0000, www.oklahomacontemporary.org

  • Kids on Broadway! Camp at Lyric Theatre Thelma Gaylord Academy (1801 NW 16th St) is a one-week camp celebrating shows that highlight young performers including Annie, Once on this Island, Matilda, School of Rock and more. Each level will practice vocal techniques, learn dance combinations and brush up acting and performance chops. Veterans and newcomers are all welcome. For ages 7-18. Before and after care available. $215. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 524-9310, www.thelmagaylordacademy.com

March 20 – 22

  • Spring Break Jump Start Clinics at Goldfish Swim School (10 NW 146th St, Edmond) are specially designed for families looking to get their kids water-ready in a hurry and focus on everything from teaching the fundamentals of water safety to fine-tuning stroke technique. Members, $89; nonmembers, $114. Time slots are available from 9 a.m. – noon. 696-7500, www.goldfishswimschool.com


March 11 – 15

Spring Break Camps at Camp DaKaNi (3309 E Hefner Rd) features a themed week of science experiments, engineering challenges and opportunities to build creativity and critical thinking skills. Campers also stay active with activities like rock climbing, boating, fishing, ga-ga ball, field games and more. $235. 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; before & after care available Also held: March 18 – 22. 254-2080. www.campdakani.org

Spring Break Camps at Oklahoma Children's Theatre (2501 N Blackwelder) features performing arts based camps to build essential skills in an engaging environment For ages 5 – 13. $160. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; extended care available. Also held: March 18 – 22. 606-7003, www.oklahomachildrenstheatre.org

Spring Break Film Camp at SixTwelve (612 NW 29th St). Oklahoma’s own award winning filmmaker, Mat Miller, the SixTwelve Staff and a group of local film and tech gurus host a film making experience for kids ages 8 – 12 years old. Campers will create the script, set, costumes and film the entire project, which will be shown at the deadCENTER Film Festival's Kid's Fest. Extended care available. $200 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. 595-9595, www.sixtwelve.org

Broadway Dance Camp at Lyric Theatre Thelma Gaylord Academy (1801 NW 16th St) teaches choreography, staging and music theatre dance techniques through fun games and challenging activities. The week will conclude with a showcase of numbers and skills to demonstrate all the hard work put in during camp. For ages 7-18. Before and after care available. $215. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 524-9310, www.thelmagaylordacademy.com


March 12 & 14

Spring Break in the Gardens at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) celebrates the coming of spring with hands-on activities such as fruit and vegetable stamping, making weather wind sticks and seed planting. Preregister. $3. 10 a.m. – noon. Also held: March 19 & 21. 445-7080, www.myriadgardens.org

March 15

School is Out Fun Day Friday at at Artsy Rose Academy (7739 W. Hefner Rd) features various different art projects using different mediums such as oil pastels, paint, color pencils and more. For ages 5 – 15. $45. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; before & after care available. 603-8550, www.artsyrose.com

March 14 – 16

Spring Break STEM Classes at Skeletons: Museum of Osetology (10301 S Sunnylane Rd) features hands-on educational programs and learn all about animals and the wonderful world of osteology. Sessions available for kids of all ages. $14-$16 per session. 2 – 3 p.m. Also held: Mar. 21 & 22. 814-0006, www.skeletonmuseum.com/events-okc/

On the next page, see more camps happening March 18 – 28

March 18 – 20

Spring Break Basketball Camp at The Station Recreation Center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore) is lead by Scott Hodges, Westmoore boy’s basketball coach,and will teach offensive and defensive skills as well as game like scenarios. For ages 7-14. $70. 9 a.m. – noon. 793-5090, www.cityofmoore.com/fun

March 18 – 21

Outdoor Adventure Series Spring Break Camp at the MAC at Mitch Park (2733 Marilyn Williams, Edmond) features fishing trips, mountain biking, hiking and more. Participants will be taken off-site for some of the adventures. For ages 10 – 17. $150. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. 349-4630, www.edmondparks.com

March 18 – 22

Spring Break Day Camps: Mysteries of Mythical Creatures at the Oklahoma City Zoo (2101 NE 50th St).From one horned animals to meat eating plants, unlock the mysteries of these mythical creatures. Kids will explore the truth behind these magnificent beasts and the animals and plants that helped inspired their legends. For ages 4-11. Cost per day: all day, $402-$45. 8 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. 425-0218, www.okczoo.org


Spring Break Day Camp at Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (2401 Chautauqua, Norman) features games, exhibits, crafts and hands-on experiences as well as an insect petting zoo, music and dance performances, flint knapping and more. For ages 5 – 11. $55-$70 per day; extended care available. 8:30 a.m – 5 p.m. 325-4712, samnoblemuseum.ou.edu


Early Explorers: Wild World Science Camp at Science Museum Oklahoma (2100 NE 52nd). Find out how wild out big world can be! Explore leaf prints, dissect floweres, make a toad house and feed the fish in the museum's Oceanarium. For kids in grades pre-K & K. Members, $100; nonmembers, $125. 9a.m. – noon. 602-3760, www.sciencemuseumok.org

Spring Break Art Camp at The Station Recreation center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore). Kids can create colorful paintings, sculptures, jewelry and more using a variety of mediums. For ages 6 – 12. $95. 9 a.m. – noon. 793-5090, centralpark.cityofmoore.com

Spring Break Gizmos, Gadgets & Thangs Camp Presents: Robots & Rockets at The Station Recreation Center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore). Campers will create their very own robot and rocket. $95. For ages 7-14. 9 a.m. – noon. 793-5090, centralpark.cityofmoore.com

Spring Break Extreme Animals Camp at the Choctaw Chamber Office (2437 Main St, Choctaw) features an up-close and personal experience with endangered species, creepy crawlies and more as campers learn about different animal habitats. For ages 6 -13. $145. 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. 390-8198


Spring Break Camps at Camp DaKaNi (3309 E Hefner Rd) features a themed week of science experiments, engineering challenges and opportunities to build creativity and critical thinking skills. Campers also stay active with activities like rock climbing, boating, fishing, ga-ga ball, field games and more. $235. 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; before & after care available Also held: March 18 – 22. 254-2080. www.campdakani.org

Camp Contemporary at Oklahoma Contemporary (3000 General Pershing Blvd) provides exciting studio experiences across artistic disciplines. Area teaching artists and experienced art instructors facilitate studio activities and projects including printmaking, sculpture, robotics and science. For kids ages 5 – 12. $200-$220. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; extended care available. 951-0000, www.oklahomacontemporary.org


Explorers: The Science of Super Science Camp at Science Museum Oklahoma (2100 NE 52nd). Campers will examine some favorite heroes and heroines and discover what makes their powers so super. For kids in grades 1 – 3. Members, $225; nonmembers, $250. 9a.m. – 4 p.m. 602-3760, www.sciencemuseumok.org

Innovators: Delicious and Disgusting Science Camp at Science Museum Oklahoma (2100 NE 52nd). Campers will explore the secret science behind some of your favorite foods and the hidden world of the human digestion system. For kids in grades 4 – 6. Members, $225; nonmembers, $250. 9a.m. – 4 p.m. 602-3760, www.sciencemuseumok.org

Outdoor Adventure Camp at the Foster Recreation Center (614 NE 4th St) lets campers spend the week rock climbing, swimming, setting up a campsite, fishing, tree climbing,making s'mores, archery and more. Camp will meet daily at Foster Recreation Center, and visit several exciting outdoor locations around the OKC metro. For ages 8-12. Campers should bring lunch and a drink, a snack will be provided.Preregister. Extended care available. $167. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. www.okc.gov/departments/parks-recreation/camps

Art Escape Camp at Edmond Fine Arts (27 E. Edwards, Edmond). Kids enjoy a week filled with creative workshops in the visual arts. Students will rotate through 4 workshops each day where they will draw, paint, create with clay, mixed media and more. Full week, $220; per day, $55. For kids in grades K – 5th. $220. 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. 340-4481, www.edmondfinearts.com


Kids on Broadway! Camp at Lyric Theatre Thelma Gaylord Academy (1801 NW 16th St) is a one-week camp celebrating shows that highlight young performers including Annie, Once on this Island, Matilda, School of Rock and more. Each level will practice vocal techniques, learn dance combinations and brush up acting and performance chops. Veterans and newcomers are all welcome. For ages 7-18. Before and after care available. $215. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 524-9310, www.thelmagaylordacademy.com


Spring Break Camps at Soccer City (4520 Old Farm Rd) offer kids a chance to learn the basics or fine tune their soccer skills. Each three hour camp includes fun activities, individual skill building as well as break times. For ages 4 – 15 years old. $95. 9 a.m. – noon; 1 – 4 p.m. 748-3888, www.soccercityokcity.com

Spring Break Extreme Animals Camp at The Station Recreation Center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore) features an up-close and personal experience with endangered species, creepy crawlies and more as campers learn about different animal habitats. For ages 6 -12. $125. 1 – 4 p.m. 793-5090, centralpark.cityofmoore.com

All N 1 Sports Spring Break Camp at The Station Recreation center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore). Young athletes will learn and improve a variety sport skills in football, baseball, soccer, volleyball and basketball. For ages 7 – 14. $75. 1 – 4 p.m. 793-5090, centralpark.cityofmoore.com

March 19 & 21

Spring Break in the Gardens at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) celebrates the coming of spring with hands-on activities such as fruit and vegetable stamping, making weather wind sticks and seed planting. Preregister. $3. 10 a.m. – noon. 445-7080, www.myriadgardens.org

March 21 & 22

Volleyball Spring Break Camp at The Station Recreation center (700 S Broadway Ave, Moore). Young athletes will learn and improve game skills. For ages 7 – 14. $55. 9 a.m. – noon. 793-5090, centralpark.cityofmoore.com

Spring Break STEM Classes at Skeletons: Museum of Osetology (10301 S Sunnylane Rd) features hands-on educational programs and learn all about animals and the wonderful world of osteology. Sessions available for kids of all ages. $14-$16 per session. 2 – 3 p.m. Also held: Mar. 21 & 22. 814-0006, www.skeletonmuseum.com/events-okc/


March 20 – 22

Spring Break Jump Start Clinics at Goldfish Swim School (10 NW 146th St, Edmond) are specially designed for families looking to get their kids water-ready in a hurry and focus on everything from teaching the fundamentals of water safety to fine-tuning stroke technique. Members, $89; nonmembers, $114. Time slots are available from 9 a.m. – noon. 696-7500, www.goldfishswimschool.com


For even more Spring Break inspiration, check out our Spring Fun Guides!

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