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February 3, 2010 > Spring Break Camps Calendar -Participate!

Spring Break Camps Calendar -Participate!


Math Science Nucleus/Tule Ponds
(3rd - 6th Grade)

Monday, April 5 - Friday, April 9
1 - 4 p.m.
MSN: 4074 Eggers Drive, Fremont
Tule Ponds: 1999 Walnut Avenue
(510) 790-6284
Members $30 per day; $135 per week (Non-members $35 per day; $155 per week)

Monday, April 5
'It's A Hard Rock Life'
The three types of rocks and the minerals they are made of.

Tuesday, April 6
'The Fossil Code'
Learn how fossils are preserved and find out what animals lived in Fremont during the last ice age.

Wednesday, April 7
'Craters, Cracks and Creep'
Discover how earthquakes and volcanoes shape the earth.

Thursday, April 8
'Finding Our Way'
Learn how to use a map and compass.

Friday, April 9
'What About Watersheds?'
Find out how creeks, rivers, lakes, bays and the ocean are all one connected system.

Lake Elizabeth/Central Park in Fremont:

Junior Rangers Camp (Ages 6-10)
Students will participate in a variety of hands on activities developed to encourage environmental appreciation and safety during any outdoor experience. Participants must bring a bag lunch and drink.

Monday, April 5 - Friday, April 9
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
(510) 790-5541. ($159)

Tennis Spring Break Camp
Half-Day Camp: Ages 5-13 ($115)
Full day Camp: Ages 7-16 ($179)
(510) 790-5510.

Central Park Extended Care Camp (Ages 5 - 14)
Early morning/late afternoon extended care options. A variety of activities will be provided.
(510) 790-5520. ($29/$59)

Half-Day Sports Camp (Ages 8-12)
A wide variety of sports including football, soccer, basketball, baseball, softball, lacrosse, street hockey frisbee golf and more! Dress for play, bring water and a snack. Go to for full details.
8 a.m. - 12 noon
Central Park Softball Complex
(510) 790-5520. ($99)

Summer Camp Sampler (Ages 6 - 12)
Sample five different summer camps. Dress appropriately for indoor and outdoor activities. Bring a lunch and snack.
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
(510) 790-5520. ($159)

Multi-Sports Extravaganza (Ages 4 - 7)
We'll touch on a number of sports and start teaching the fundamentals. Sports may include soccer, t-ball, baseball, softball, football, lacrosse, hockey, basketball, and playground games. Wear tennis shoes and dress for sports.
8 a.m. - 12 noon
(510) 790-5520. ($99)

Culinary Cooking Camp - Iron Chef (Ages 9 - 13)
Campers will use their creative talents to create cooking projects and improve self-esteem through creative expression. During the week, campers will learn a lot and it will culminate on Friday with an Iron Chef Cookoff! Dress for messy fun.
Teen Center
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
(510) 494-4322. ($165)

Olive Hyde Art Center

Monday, April 5 - Friday, April 9
Cook 'n' Art Camp (Ages 6-10)
Calling all young artists & chefs! Use your creative talents to explore art and create cooking projects all in one class. Each week has a different theme and culminates on Friday with an art show and homemade refreshments! Dress for messy fun.
9 a.m. - 12 noon
125 Washington Blvd., Fremont
(510) 494-4322. ($159)

Olive Hyde Mid-Day/Extended Care (Ages 6 - 11)
Caring and qualified staff will provide supervision for lunch and a variety of afternoon activities. This facilitates a full day camp experience for your child. If staying during the noon hour, please bring a lunch.
12 noon - 1:30 p.m.
125 Washington Blvd., Fremont
(510) 494-4322. ($15)

Magic Wizard Camp (Ages 6-10)
Discover how to make an object appear or disappear and 'how to read a mind.' Each camper will receive his/her very own box of tricks, wand and Wizard's Hat to keep after camp is over. Bring a snack. Lab fee of $20 due at the first class.
1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
125 Washington Blvd., Fremont
(510) 494-4322. ($115)

Shinn Historical Park

Young Rembrandts Go Around the World (Ages 6 - 10)
Students will enjoy various projects focusing on different parts of the world. Geography, history, and current events all contribute to the development of a culture and their art.
9 a.m. - 12 noon
1251 Peralta Blvd., Fremont
(510) 494-4322. ($149)

Shinn Mid-Day Lunch (Ages 6 - 10)
This program is designed for parents who need care for their children during lunchtime and after regular program hours. Bring a lunch.
12 noon - 1 p.m.
1251 Peralta Blvd., Fremont
For more information call (510) 494-4322. (Free)

Dreams & Fairytales Camp (Ages 6 - 13)
We will celebrate all things colorful as we decorate, decoupage, design and delight! Bring a snack and water.
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
1251 Peralta Blvd., Fremont
For more information, call (510) 494-4322. ($159)

Centerville Community Center

Sewing & Stitchery Camp (Ages 8-14)
Cross-stitch is one of the oldest forms of embroidery and can be found all over the world. Cross-stitch is a popular form of counted-thread embroidery in which X-shaped stitches are used to form a picture.
9 a.m. - 12 noon
3355 Country Drive, Fremont
(510) 494-4322. ($149)

Ardenwood Historical Farm

Daring and Dangerous Kids! (Ages 7-11)
Indoor and outdoor fun, games and skill building all around the farm. Campers will keep track of all their accomplishments in a personal journal.
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
34600 Ardenwood Blvd., Fremont
(510) 791-4196 ($219)

Warm Springs Community Center

Creative Writing & Public Speaking Camp
Our full day camp combines both 1/2 day camps. In Writing for a Publication, students focus on the revision, editing, and publication process. Informative Speech drills the essentials of clear and effective presentation. This provides numerous opportunities to develop your child's writing and public speaking skills.

47300 Fernald Street
Curriculum questions: (408) 777-8876.
Registration: (510) 494-4371.
(A $35 material fee is due first day of camp.)

Rock Climbing Camp at City Beach (Ages 6 - 15)

Enjoy a week of climbing during Spring Break. Rock climb, play ping-pong, foose-ball, and billiards with your friends! Kids that spend the full week in camp have the opportunity to become certified climbers in our Rock Club. Bring a lunch or money for lunch at City Beach. Various sessions, times and costs.
4020 Technology Place, Fremont.
(510) 791-4318.

Junior Golf Camp - Fremont Park Golf and Practice Center
(Ages 7 - 17)

This class provides a fun atmosphere for learning golf swing fundamentals, sportsmanship, rules and etiquette. Registration includes NCGA membership for all students into the YOUTH ON COURSE program. Club rentals are available for $25 per week. Bring water and wear sunscreen every day.
Please note: Full day campers play the course everyday from 1 - 3 p.m. and should bring lunch.
Full Day: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Half-Day: 9 a.m. - 12 noon
39751 Stevenson Place
(510) 494-4371. (Call for costs)

Sunol - Hillcrest Farms

Horsemanship - Young Riders 1 (Ages 8 - 14)
Young Riders offers an introductory course to horsemanship. Topics to be covered include: horse safety, horse care, grooming, saddling and use of tack, as well as an introduction to Western and English style riding. No prior riding experience is required. This is a working ranch. Campers must be picked up on time. Bring lunch.

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
5358 Sheridan Road, Sunol
(510) 791-4318. ($395)

Hayward - Recreation and Park District

Teen & Youth Spring Break Camp (Ages 6 -17)
To accommodate working parents who need care while your child is on break from school. This program features arts & crafts, computer classes, cooking projects, sports, tournaments, special events, and optional field trips. A small nutritious breakfast (cereal, fruit, pancakes, etc.) is also provided. Please provide your child with a bag lunch daily.

Monday - Friday, April 5 - 9
7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

March 29 - April 2
7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Cost: $75 per child for the week
Extended Care available: 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. for $2 per day.

Matt Jimenez Community Center
28200 Ruus Road, Hayward
For more information call (510) 887-0400.

Spring Dance Camp (Ages 3 - 14 years)
Dancers will be taught age appropriate skills and routines in tap, jazz, hip-hop, and tumbling. We will also play games, watch movies, and have daily outings to nearby parks. Please bring a sack lunch. First time dancers are welcome.
Monday - Friday, April 5 - 9
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Dance Co.
1585 B Street, Hayward
(510) 881-6700. ($180)

Union City

SPRING Rec-n-Crew Teen Camp (Ages 11 1/2 - 16 years) Must be currently enrolled in 6th grade. Join your fellow teens at UCLS Rec-n-Crew Teen Camp for a week of daily trips, games, crafts, cooking and sports.

Monday - Friday, April 5 - 9
7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: Kennedy Teen Center
1333 Decoto Road, Union City
(510) 675-5329
Camp fee is $145 for Union City residents ($160 for non-residents).

Please note: Extended Care (7 a.m. - 9 a.m. & 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.) will be held at the Kennedy Community Center.

Weekly fees include all entrance fees and transportation costs. A bag lunch and snack needs to be brought each day.
(510) 675-5488

Spring Escape Camp - West (Holly Center)
(Ages 5 - 11 years)
Monday through Friday, April 5 - 9
7 a.m. - 6 p.m. ($140 resident of Union City/$155 non-resident)
9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ($110 resident of Union City/$125 non-resident)
(510) 675-5488

Spring Escape Camp - East (Kennedy Center)
(Ages 5 - 11 years)
Monday through Friday, April 5 - 9
7 a.m. - 6 p.m. ($140 resident of Union City/$155 non-resident)
9 a.m. - 4:40 p.m. ($110 resident of Union City//$125 non-resident)
(510) 675-5488


Community Center is closing due to city's budget cuts. No Spring Break activities.

Silliman Aquatic Swim Center
Open swimming. No additional Spring Break activities due to budget cuts.
6800 Mowry Avenue, Newark
(510) 578 - 4400 ($7.50 Adults/$5.50 Teens/$4.50 Youths and Seniors)

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