What: Holiday Break Cooking Camps
Why: Choose from “Home for the Holidays” where the kiddos bake up Scones, German Pancakes and Hash Browns and “Winter Recess Bootcamp” where they will whip up dinner favorites like Lasagne Bolonese and sip on Cranberry Ginger Mocktails.
When: Home for the Holidays- Monday 12/23 & Tues, 12/24 11-1pm, $90; and Winter Recess Bootcamp 12/26 & 12/27 11-1:30pm 12:00-2:30 pm $95
Where: Le Gourmet Factory, 176A Van Brunt Street Englewood
What: Little Bits Engineering and Exploring Science
Why: Students will engage in the scientific process of invention with the newest electronic components.
When: Tuesday, December 30th, 10am to noon, 1pm to 3pm, see website here for session details
Where: 259 N. Maple Avenue, Ridgewood
What: Winter Break Mini Camp at Kaplen JCC on the Palisades
Why: Sports, swimming, arts and crafts, live entertainment, snacks included.
When: Week of Monday, December 23rd and Monday, December 30th, 9am to 3pm, $75/day members
Where: Kaplen JCC on the Palisades, 411 East Clinton Ave., Tenafly
What: The Gravity Vault Holiday Break Climbing Camp
Why: Climbing, Games and Much more. Sign up for 1-3 days.
When: Friday 26th; Tuesday & Wednesday 30th, 31st, 12-2pm, great for kids ages 5-13, $45/day
Where:107 Pleasant Ave @ Rt. 17N, Upper Saddle River, 201-934-7625
What: Vacation Art Camp at One River School
Why: Let your child (grades K-5th) create this holiday with everything from Printmaking, Painting and Sculpting.
When: Classes given daily from Monday, December 29th through Wednesday, December 31st, check website for classes and schedule.
Where:One River School, 49 N.Dean Street, Englewood, 201-266-5244
What: The Little Gym Winter Break Camps
Why: Arts and Crafts, Gym Time and other Camp Activities for kids ages 3-12.
When: Thursday and Friday, Dec. 26th and 27th and Monday and Tuesday, December 30th and 31st, 9:30-12:30
Where: Hasbrouck Heights and Englewood Locations, call 201-567-8880 for more info.
What: Winter Break Camp at Tenafly Nature Center
Why: Perfect for your 1st through 5th grade- think campfires, snow and nature walks.
When: Thursday, December 26th, 9am to Friday, December 27th, 3:30pm
Where: Tenafly Nature Center, 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly
What: All Sports Minicamp at Superdome in Waldwick
Why: Keep em active with sports, contests, snacks and drinks.
When: Thursday and Friday, Dec. 26th and 27th and Monday and Tuesday, December 30th and 31st, 9-12 or 9-3 options available
Where: Superdome Waldwick, 134 Hopper Ave, Waldwick
What: Elite Training Academy Soccer Training Camp
Why: Two day soccer skills camp to keep em sharp.
When: Thursday and Friday, Dec. 26th and 27th and Monday and Tuesday, December 30th and 31st, 9-2pm, $40/day
Where: 1 Tice Road, Franklin Lakes, 201-847-2550