Looking to have your kids out of the house for a few days over Thanksgiving or December break? Sometimes the days can feel veeerrrryyyy looonnnggg.  Here are some available camps and drop-off childcare centers, if you know of others please share the info via a comment:

Photo from My Gym Frisco

Photo from My Gym Frisco

Science, Entertainment and Design (SED)
Plano, Frisco &  Coppell
December 19 – 23
Full- or half-day camps for kindergarten – 9th grade (plus before- and after-care is available)
Gear up for a wintry exploration of your senses, tasting -180 degree ice cream and fighting the chill from your wind-mill. Also roll up your sleeves to ‘Device Ice’ and design your own shatterproof structure.

Sanoon Violin Academy
December 19 – 23
A winter camp focused on arts, music and movement. We will also be buiding tinker related inventions daily. Half-day or full-day (8am-5pm) options as well as early and late dropoff/pickup available. Ages 5 to 12. Daily rates $25/45 for half and full – discount for full week.

Sci-Tech Discovery Center
November 21, 22, 23
December 19-23, 26-30
9am-4pm, choose one or several days. Grades 1-8, $75-$95/day

December 21-,22, 23 and December 28, 29, 30
PSA McKinney, PSA Murphy, and PSA1
Sports, dance, Legos, arts and crafts

My Gym Frisco
December 23 3-9pm, ages 2+, $25 for three hour “drop and shop”
December 26-30, ages 2.5 – 7, 9-noon (under age 5) or 1:30-4:30 (5+)

World Olympic Gymnastics Academy
Thanksgiving Camp
November 21-23
Winter Camp December 19-23, 27-30
$35 for 9am-noon or $45 9am-2pm, ages 3+
Frisco & Plano locations
tumbling, trampoline, games, arts and crafts, and other activities

Frozen Ropes
November 21, 22, 23
half-day and one-hour baseball camps, $75 or $30/day

Baseball camp

Extra Innings
Baseball and softball skills camps
November 21, 22, 9am-2pm, ages 7-12, $100

Texas Legends Youth Basketball (Frisco)
ages 6-14
December 27-29, 9am-3:30pm, $140

Cheer Athletics
December 22-23, 28-30, $250
Ages 7+

SPCA of Texas
November 21-23
Ages 8-11, 9am – 3pm, $170

ASI Gymnastics
Plano | Allen
November 21-22; December 19-23 & 26-30, January 2-3
Half-day camps (8am-1pm or 1-6pm)

Quiggley’s Clayhouse
November 21-23, 25
9:30-11:30am, $35/day

UT Dallas
Richardson, Allen, Frisco
November 21-23
December 19-21
full- or half-day 3-day coding workshops ($125 or $75), grades K – 12th

Made of Sugar and Spice
downtown McKinney
November 21-22, December 19-20
4 – 10 years old (mature 3yr olds welcome), 10am-1pm, $65 per 2-day camp.

Infinite Bounds
November 21-23; December 19 – January 2
ages 3 – 12, 9am-2pm with 8am-5pm available. $40/day for kids not currently enrolled

Canyons Rock Climbing
November 21-23; December 19-23, 26-30

Plano Children’s Theater
December 19-23, 26-30
grades K-3, half- or full-day camps, one or several days

National Videogame Museum
Minecraft Engineering Workshops, Dec. 20
Ages 5-12, 2.5 hours, $35

Drop-off Childcare Centers

Kiddin’ Around
Plano, Frisco, Coppell, Highland Village

Adventure Kids Playcare
Plano, Frisco, McKinney, Highland Village