springbreak2Today is the last day of school before the spring break!

Break goes for one week.  March 26-30 and school will resume on Monday April 2.

What plans do you have for your spring break?

If you are not going away, you might try one of these spring break camps that are offered by local arts and science organizations.  I’ve selected a few below, but there’s a whole list available on Chicagokids.com

Chicspring_botanic.jpgago Botanic Garden 
1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe
Camp for grades K-5 run March 26-30. 9:30am – 3pm. Children will engage in exciting indoor and outdoor activities while exploring the Garden, with experienced teachers who use inquiry-based, hands-on activities. Camp is 63.00 Member | $79.00 Non Member per day. (847) 835-8361. Learn more…


Chicago KICS United FC
Chicago Indoor Sports, 3900 S. Ashland Ave., Chicago
spring_kick$175.00 before March 26, $195.00 after. Camp is held outdoors @Dunbar Park Sports Park Complex (if good weather), or indoors @Chicago Indoor Sports (if bad weather). Players enjoy the sport of soccer and learn individual techniques, skill and tactics through creative and motivating activities that will increase a player’s passion for the game. Camp is held April 2-6 from 9am – 12pm. Outdoors @Dunbar Park Sports Park Comple if good weather, Indoors @Chicago Indoor Sports if bad weather. For ages 5-14 years.Learn more…

Inside Out Art Studio
4041 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago
summer-camp-photo.jpgSpring Break Art Camp for ages 5 and up runs March 26 – 30 from 9 AM to 2:00 PM. $45/day; 3 days $120; $35/ day for 4 or more. Imagine making fun art all day. Never more than 12 students per teacher means individual attention from professional teaching/artists. Learn Art history and terminology while practicing important skills. $40/day ~ 3 days $110 ~ $35/ day for 4 or more (773) 697-5012. Learn more..

The Kids’ Table: Build It, Eat It, Love It 
2337 W. North Ave., Chicago
2864 N. Lincoln Ave, Chicago
spring_food_camp.jpgKids can tap into their inner chef this spring break. In this special “build-your-own” week, kids get to make their own signature creations from our base recipe. We’ve got big plans outside the kitchen too, including field day games in the park (weather permitting), kitchen science experiments, building projects, crafty creations and dance parties. March 26-30 & April 2-6. 9am-3pm $90/day. Lakeview locations for ages 4-10 and Wicker Park location for ages 5-11. (773) 235-COOK (2665). Learn more… Learn more…

spring_glassLookingglass Theatre – Spring Break Camp: Treasure Island
821 N Michigan Ave, Chicago
Lookingglass brings the fun of Summergglass Camp to a week-long Spring Break Camp! Mornings are spent learning physical theatre skills, which may include juggling, tumbling, and stage combat. During the afternoons, campers adapt their own versions of past Lookingglass production, Treasure Island. For grades K-4. March 26-30. $325. (773) 477-9257. Learn more…

This is just a selection, check out many more possible camps below: