Winter Break and School's Out Camps

Ultimate Ninjas Winter Pro Camp

Kids from around the St. Louis region will have the opportunity to train with nine competitors from the hit television show American Ninja Warriors at the Ultimate Ninja Winter Pro Camp. Ultimate Ninjas is hosting five sessions of Pro Camp on December 1 and 2 at its brand new location in Chesterfield. (140 Long Road). Participants will receive 2.5 hours of training with some of the best ninjas in the world, watch ninjas take on the obstacles, get autographs and ask questions about the show. 

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Winter Break Camps at Artscope St. Louis

Winter Break camps at Artscope are a great way for kids to spend their days when school is not in session. Kids will make fabulous art projects, explore Tower Grove Park, play games, sing songs and make new friends. Camps are for kids in grades kindergarten through 5th grade. Each day has a different theme.

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Miss Kelly's Gym Winter Camp Extravaganza

Miss Kelly's offers non-competitive, theme-based Winter camps that provide children an opportunity for fitness, fun and total development – not to mention a fantastic way to beat the chilly weather! All camps are gymnastics-based and feature a new, exciting theme each day! Themes include Winter Wonderland, Holiday Goofy Games, Pajama Jam, Winter Camping, Dinosaur Ice Age, New Year's Beach Bash, and Pirate & Mermaid Adventure. 

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YMCA Camp Lakewood Winter Camp

It's Camp Lakewood with a wintertime twist! Parents, if you're struggling with activities for your children while they are off for winter break while you still have to work, they will have a blast at YMCA Camp Lakewood Winter Camp Dec. 27-30. Our winter camp is full of fun and exciting activities such as a climbing tower, archery, arts & crafts, nature center and more. And because it's winter we've got something even the summer camp campers don't have – winter activities.

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Winter Camps at The Lodge Des Peres

Your child can spend their winter break having fun at The Lodge Des Peres in a variety of winter camps that will keep them active and engaged! Camps cover a wide variety of activities, interests and ages. Sign up for Lodge Lunch Bunch and turn Lodge half-day camps into full-day camps! 

Winter Camps offered at The Lodge Include:

Aqua Adventures Camp

Balls-N-Strikes Winter Camp

Mad Science Winter Break Camps

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Winter Break Camp at Kirkwood Community Center

Kids can be entertained over winter break at the Kirkwood Community Center. There will be arts & crafts projects, a movie, games in the gym, and outdoor adventures to explore Kirkwood Park. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 26, Thursday, Dec. 27 and Friday, Dec. 28. Sign up for one, two or three days. Cost is $30 per day for non-residents and $25 per day for residents. 

For kids in grades 1-5. Pre-registration is required.

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Winter Wonderland in Tilles Park
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Friday, November 23, 2018

Experience the holiday lights in Tilles Park, where you'll find thousands of beautiful holiday lights and animated displays designed by St. Louis County Parks employees. You can drive through Winter Wonderland evenings from 5:30-9:30 p.m. except Mondays (for Winter Wonderland Walk only) and Saturdays (for carriage rides only).

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School's Out Camp Create
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Friday, December 21, 2018
Wednesday, December 26, 2018

School's Out Camp Create offers families a fun, creative and enriching option when school is out of session. Single-day camps are led by Artscope's professional teaching artists. Extended care is available until 6 p.m.

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Books and Butterflies

Experience this storytelling adventure at The Butterfly House. Your little ones will enjoy fun storytime readings with some very special guests. Books and Butterflies is included with Butterfly House admission.

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