You know what next week (March 13-17) is, right? Let’s all say it together — spring break.
Maybe some of you are packing up the Tahoe and taking a road trip next week. Others may be wondering how to fill your kid’s time with fun things to do in town.
Since I have a couple of youngins, I completely understand the need to keep them active during the break.
Luckily, there are a few fun activities planned for school-aged children in Arlington next week.
If you’re looking for fun things for your kids to during spring break in Arlington, here are four cool activities you may want to check out.
Arlington Parks & Recreation Department Spring Break Camps
Let’s face it. Our parks & recreation department is the best in the metroplex. Did you know they are hosting spring break camps at Cliff Nelson, Dottie Lynn, Elzie Odom and Hugh Smith recreation centers?
Camps are open from 7 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Campers must be 5-12 years old. Campers will need to bring a sack lunch with them each day, but an afternoon snack will be provided. Registration and facility card required. Call each center for additional details. Registration is available online. $115/week.
Arlington-Mansfield Area YMCA Spring Break Vacation Club
Arlington-Mansfield Area YMCA will offer a spring break camp for Arlington students. The Vacation Club camps will be held at Mary Moore Elementary, Central YMCA Branch and Butler Elementary from 6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Fun activities include educational activities, games, physical activity and more. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the YMCA Family Centers. Camps are $20 a day per child for YMCA full members and $25 a day per child for YMCA program members.
Theatre Arlington Spring Break Camp
Theatre Arlington is offering a spring break camp to expose area kids to the world of theater. Camps run from March 13-17 between 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Kids ages 6-12 can enroll.
The camp will culminate in a performance of Rock!, a musical history of rock and roll for friends and family on Friday, March 17. Registration is required and you can do so via this link. Theatre Arlington’s Spring Break Camp is $250 for the week.
River Legacy Spring Break Classes
River Legacy Living Science Center will host nature related classes, hikes and explorations between 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Each day’s activity is $2/person.
Here’s to a fun and safe spring break!