Family Resources

Spring Break Camps

This page lists camps offered during spring break in the Gainesville, Florida area.
Camp Good News- Spring Break Camp

Here at Camp Good News we are dedicated to providing a wonderful camp experience to each and every camper. Camp Good News is a Christian day camp that offers indoor and outdoor activities that challenge campers to grow physically and spiritually. At CGN it is our desire that campers will build meaningful relationships with one another, be taught and challenged by our counseling staff, and come to know Jesus Christ in a personal way. Camp Good News is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship of North C ...

March 23-27 and March 30-April 3 | 7am-6pm
Age: 5-12 years
$22/day or $82/wk
120 Twin Lakes Road, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
City of Gainesville- Earth Academy Day Camp (Spring Break)

Earth Academy Day Camp, held at Morningside Nature Center's 278-acre nature sanctuary, uses hands on fun to focus on natural and cultural history; for children in first through sixth grades. Instructors are career educators and science professionals experienced in working with children. In addition to a variety of theme-based, multidisciplinary projects campers will have fun with character development activities demonstrating trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, and citizenship. ...

Registration Deadline: March 16
March 23-27
Hours: 7am-6pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: Ages: 1st–6th grades
Fees: $115.75 per child (city residents*), $173.75 pe...
Morningside Nature Center, 3540 E University Ave., Gainesville, Florida
City of Gainesville- Spring Break Camp

City of Gainesville Camps play a vital role in the development and well-being of younger citizens of our Gainesville community.   Camps provide kids with safe, fun, recreational and enriching programs at a time when kids are not in school.   Where else can you meet new friends, learn to play tennis, take a nature walk, discover new skills, paint, dance, write a song, participate in a play, and have a fun time? Discovering yourself...It Starts In Parks! 2 Locations: Albert "Ray" Massey Recreation Cen ...

March 23-27 | 7AM - 6PM
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
City Residents*: $47.50 / Non-City Residents: $71.25
2841 E. University Avenue, Gainesville, Fl
Corks and Colors- Spring Break Camp

ZOOFARI Spring Break Camp 2015! The best art camp experience in Gainesville! Ages 6 and up, sibling discounts available. Half Day, Full Day and Full Week options. Activities include Mosaics, Canvas Painting, Tie Dye, Clay Building, Pottery Wheel, Glass Fusing, and more! *price includes snacks, drinks, and all materials and instruction.  

March 23th - 27h
Hours: 9am-5pm with 7:45am drop off option
Age: 6 and up
$39 half day / $75 full day / $299 full day all week
5200 West Newberry Avenue Suite E5, Gainesville, FL, 32607
Do Art- Spring Break Day Camp

Need somewhere to drop the kids for a couple of fun hours? Bring them to Do Art for loads of creativity. 2-3 projects a day in the following areas; ceramics, clay, glass fusion, mix mead and mosaics. Snacks & drinks provided. Space is limited!

March 23-27 | 10am -2pm
Age: 5 and up
$150 (discounts available for families)
4860 NW 39th Suite B., Gainesville, Florida, 32606
Dreamstone Farm Spring Break Camp

Our camp is centered around English style riding and has a strong emphasis on horse safety. We are able to accommodate beginners with no horse experience through advanced levels of riding. In the morning campers ride, clean and learn about all things horse. After lunch we play games, bake goodies do crafts and plan for our end of week horse show where campers show off their riding skills.

March 23-27 | 9am-1pm (aftercare is available for $7/...
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Age: 6-16
$50/day for 9am-1pm
16025 W Newberry Rd, Newberry, Florida, 32669
Florida Fencing Academy Spring Break Camp

Looking for a really COOL camp when school is not in session…? Come try the world’s fastest, safest martial art! Our camps are designed to be fun and challenging for every skill level fencer, from never held a sword before to going for the Olympics. Every day is filled with highly individualized instruction. Our developmental exercises create agility, coordination and discipline. While our fun games breaks allow the kids to cut loose. There are lots opportunities to help others and themselves be the be ...

March 23-27 |Half Day: 9am-12pm or 1pm-5pm Full Day: ...
Half Day Week: $125 | Full Day week $200, Daily: $25...
Unified Training Center 809 West University Avenue, Gainesville, Florida
Florida Museum of Natural History- Spring Break Camp

Campers can explore Florida habitats and learn how living things slither, crawl, fly and gallop with the Florida Museum of Natural History’s newest series of spring break camps March 23-27! Developed for students enrolled in grades K-5 for the 2014-2015 school year, the camps provide natural history exploration through museum exhibits and hands-on activities. Camps are offered as full- or half-day programs. March 23-27, AM Camp | Meet the Neighbors Explore Florida habitats and discover local plants a ...

March 23-27 | 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Age: Grades K-5
Spring Break Camp Half Day is $115 for members and $125...
SW 34th Street and Hull Road, Gainesville, Fl, 32611
French, Fun, Food, and Foreign Languages (Spring Break Camp)

A relaxed age-appropriate curriculum in French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Hebrew, Russian and Tamil with multimedia instruction in reading, writing, listening and speaking skills encouraged. An individualized program where learning is a pleasure! Enjoy croissants, crêpes, mousse au chocolat, songs, games, vocabulary, fairy tales, phonics, prizes, cinéma, and drama. FULL DAY 9am-5pm $35 (French $30) per day/child. HALF DAY 9am-1pm OR 1-5pm $25 (French $20) per day/child. FREE EXTENDED CA ...

March 23-27 | 9am-5pm (Half Day: 9am-1pm or 1-5pm)
Age: 4-14
Full day $35/day ($30/ day for French) or Half day $25 ...
8520 NW 2nd Place, Gainesville, FL, 32607
Harn Museum of Art Spring Break Camp

This camp allows children ages 8 – 13 (2nd - 7th grades) to “mega-size” their art-making with drawings, prints and installations larger than any desk. Over the course of the week, campers will undertake individual and team projects to strengthen confidence in drawing and inspire fearless creativity. Camp Paper Play instructor and developer is artist and UF instructor Patrick Grigsby.

March 23-27 , 10am-3pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 8-13 ( 2nd-7th grades)
$250 ($200 for members) Optional pre and post camp hour...
3259 Hull Road, Gainesville, Florida, 32611
Hippodrome Theatre- Spring Break Camp

The Hippodrome offers Spring Break Camp, a full day camp that coincides with Alachua County spring break - March 23-27, 2015. Young people enjoy five fun-filled days of theatre that conclude with a showcase and reception for family and friends.

March 23-27 | 9am-5pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School, High School
$250 ($50 non-refundable deposit)
25 SE 2nd Place, Gainesville, Florida, 32601
Madonna's Equestrian Academy Spring Break Camp

Campers enjoy riding instruction, games on horseback and supervised free time or trail riding. Campers also develop responsibility and self discipline. They are taught how to groom and take care of their horse for the week. They also assist with barn chores and feeding. Students of all ages thrive as they acquire new skills and mentor one another.

March 23-27 | 9am-5pm
Age: 5+
$285/wk | $65 per day
7624 NE 62nd Dr., Gainesville, Florida, 32609
Okito America Spring Break Camp

Our instructors have studied and trained for years to qualify as part of the Okito America Team, and their primary goal is to assist you in being the best you can be. We will help you acquire effective self-defense skills and provide you with a comprehensive, personal development program. It is our goal to raise the quality of life for all our students in every way possible.

March 23-27 | 7:30am-5:30pm
6900 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, Florida, 32608
Painting With a Twist Spring Break Classes

Create a new canvas each morning during Spring Break!

March 23-27
Hours: 9am-12:30pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 12 and under
618 NW 60th St Suite B, Gainesville, Florida
Pony Paddock at Dragon's Lair- Spring Break Camp

Just off Newberry road,Pony Paddock at Dragon's Lair is a family friendly equine facility that offers lessons for all ages. Our instructors have passed a complete back ground check, are life time horsemen and women with tons of experience and education in teaching and riding. Certified with USHJA and CHA. Call for free introductory lesson. Spring Break Camp, Easter Camp and Summer camp available.

Spring Break Camp: March 23-27 | 8am-5pm /
704 NW 202nd Street, Newberry, Florida, 32669
Space Challenge Spring Break Camp at Santa Fe College for Kids

The College for Kids (CFK) Program is organized by Community Education and is designed as an academic program--offering students challenging, fun and hands-on learning experiences beyond the ordinary school environment. For ages 10-14. Includes lunch and 2 t-shirts. Exoplanet Exploration Do habitable planets exist in space? If so where are they? Visit the SF College Kika Silva Pla Planetarium and join James Albury, co-host of the PBS TV series Star Gazers, on a virtual journey to explore planets outs ...

March 23-26
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 10-14
3000 NW 83rd Street, Gainesville, Florida, 32606
Sun Country Camp Sunny Spring Break

Spring into fun at Camp Sunny's Spring Break Camp. Five full days of activities to keep children smiling, swimming, playing and making friends in our safe, COA approved gym. • Snacks • Excellent Supervision • CPR/Safety Certified Counselors • Low Student-to-Counselor Ratios   • Flexible Scheduling    

March 23-27 | 7:30AM - 6:30PM
Age: 3-15
Visit the website for pricing. Early Bird Discounts Ava...
333 SW 140th Terrace, Newberry, FL, 32669
Sylvan Stem Spring Break: Robotics, Coding and Math Edge

Robotics (grades 2-8) 10am-12pm Create and animate robots using LEGO and compete in friendly competitions. Coding for Kids (grades 3-8) 12:30-2:30pm Learn computer programming by designing video games that can be shared and played with friends. Math Edge (grades 1-5) 3-5pm Become a math whiz and master problem solver through a variety of fun and challenging activities.

Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 1-8th grade
4961 NW 8th Ave, STE A, Gainesville, Florida
UF WiSE GirlZ Spring Break Science Camp

Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) at UF is proud to announce its spring camp: during one week, a small group of selected middle school girls (up to twelve 6th and 7th graders) will experience exciting real-world science and become advocates of what they learned back in their communities. This camp will include: *Hands-on experiments directly in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) departments at UF, *Educational workshops with scientists and engineers on campus, and * Follow-up me ...

March 23-27 | 9am-4pm (before and after care possible...
Age: Girls, 6th and 7th grade
University of Florida, various locations, Gainesville, Florida
YMCA Spring Break Camp

At the Y we are committed to meeting the needs of parents and youth by offering fun, enriching camps. Spring Break Bubble Bonanza provides a safe environment where youth participate in a variety of exciting activities as well as swimming, to help develop stronger, more confident young people.   Our K-5 will focus on Core Values while exploring The Engineering Adventures: Bubble Bonanza.   Our 6th-12th grades will focus on character and team building.

March 23-27
Hours: 7:00am - 6:00pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Age: 5- 12 years old
$20 registration + $135/week program fee
5201 NW 34th Blvd, Gainesville, Florida, 32605