Spring Break is coming (and so is spring!).  If you’re staying put and need childcare for one or several days there are plenty of camps to consider.  Know of more?  Please share the info via a comment.

Critter Camp

SPCA of Texas Critter Camp

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
March 8 – 10, 9:30am – noon
K – 6th grades
Register for one day or several. Each mini-camp explores a different topic and includes indoor activities and time outside exploring our 289 acre sanctuary. $17/member; $20/non-member

Sci-Tech Discovery Center
March 7 – 11
PreK-K 9am-noon, $40/day members, $45 non-members
1st – 3rd grade 8am – 5pm, $75/day members, $85/day non-members
Sign up for specific days or the whole week, before and after care is available

McKinney Youth Theater
March 7-11
My Little Pony Adventures Drama Camp: 9am-noon, grades K-3, $150/week
Triple Threat Workshops: 1-5pm, grades 4-8, $40/day or $195/week

Plano Children’s Theater
March 7-11
9am-noon, $40; 1-5pm $50; full day $80, full week $350
Our talented staff of teaching artists will inspire young students to embrace their imagination while exploring the art of storytelling through artistic and dramatic expression. With your choice of morning or afternoon sessions – or both!- each day will featured activities themed around classic children’s books that have been magically transformed into popular films and stage productions.

Young Chef’s Academy
March 7 – 11, 9am-noon or 2-5pm
$55/day or $199/week
We will learn to make and taste many different type of yummy creations so there’s stuff for everyone! Yes, sweets, salty, party, healthy, cultural, all kind of things to celebrate Spring fun!!! Ages 4 to 16 divided in groups according to age.

World Olympic Gymnastics Academy
Frisco & Plano locations
March 7 – 11
Half-day camp (ages 3+) 9am-noon, $35 per day
Full-day camp (ages 4+) 9am -2pm (Campers bring a sack lunch), $45 per day
10% discount for siblings.

Extra Innings
March 7 – 9, 9am-2pm
Age 8 – 14
Our All Skills Camps are designed for both the baseball & softball player who wants to improve basic fundamentals and experience game play in a positive learning environment. These camps emphasize individual skills with basic fundamentals, team play, and overall fitness while experiencing the joy of the game. All of our camps have full-time professional instructors with low student-instructor ratios. Our approach to coaching and instruction focuses primarily on teamwork, sportsmanship, leadership, self-confidence and improvement. Non-members: $100, members: $75.

Centerfield Academy
March 7 – 10, 9am-noon
This will be an advanced all skills camp that will be run more like a major league or college spring training practice than a stand in line waiting for 1 repetition with 10 players in line. We limit the number of players so that each player will receive the work that will get him better at his position. All players will go through outfield and infield work and if you are a catcher and or a pitcher, you will get valuable work at those specialty positions as well. $200

SPCA of Texas
March 7-9, 9am-3pm
Ages 8 – 11
Spring Break Critter Camp is a wonderful opportunity for children to learn about important values such as kindness and love, and it also provides the perfect setting for them to learn more about appropriate animal care. Activities include guest speakers, games as well as opportunities to learn more about the SPCA of Texas and issues in animal welfare.

Frisco Fire Safety Town
March 7 – 11
Ages 5+

City of Allen
City of Plano
City of Frisco
Check the recreation guides for camp details

March 7 – 11, 9am-2pm
Ages 6+, $240 or $50/day
Campers will get to experience different art mediums during this 5-day camp. $ 30 registration fee will apply, if you are not a current student. Students should bring a sack lunch that doesn’t need refrigeration or microwave. Snacks will be provided.

Made of Sugar and Spice
March 7-8. 10am-1pm
Ages 4-8, mature 3 yr olds welcome
Aqualicious Spring Break Camp. We’ll have our very own day at the beach dressing up like mermaids, decorating a pink and aqua beach bucket, painting seashells and a starfish canvas, and more! Of course we’ll play beach games, dance, karaoke and have mini-makeovers each day! Camp Fee includes crafts, activities, supervision, snack, and lemonade. $65

Canyons Rock Climbing
March 7 – 11, 9am-noon
$200/week or $50/day, if you purchase a full week you’ll also get a one month membership.

Infinite Bounds
March 7 – 11, 9am-2pm
Ages 3-12. Our campers will learn many skills on the trampolines along with our 54’ exercise floor & our foam pit! 2-5pm “stay and play” option available.

Make Expression
March 7-9, 9am-noon
Ages 6-12, $120

Pump It Up
Ages 5-10

Drop-off Childcare Centers

Kiddin’ Around
Plano, Frisco, Coppell, Highland Village

Adventure Kids Playcare
Plano, Frisco, McKinney, Highland Village