Winter Break Camps in Marin and Beyond

December 9, 2017

Studio 4 Art CampStudio 4 Art offers Winter Break camps in both Novato and Mill Valley.

Looking for something fun for the kids to do over the upcoming Winter Break? Check out some of the great day camps here in Marin and the Bay Area. All the camps listed below offer drop-in camps, too.

  • Andrews Day Camp
    400 Tamal Plaza, Corte Madera
    Ages: Kindergarten and up
    Andrews Camp offers a fall and winter break cammps that includes that offers outings to Scandia, Rebounderz, Six Flags, games, crafts, sports and more. Bring lunch and snack. For more info,call (415) 446-8946 or  visit their website.
  • Bay Area Discovery Museum
    557 McReynolds Road, Sausalito

    Ages: 4–8
    The BADM is offering fall and winter Discovery Camps provide child-directed, inquiry driven learning through project-based, hands-on activities designed to intentionally boost creativity, STEM skills, and critical thinking. Children come away with the skills and tools to support lifelong discoveries. For more info, call (415) 339-3900 or visit www.baykidsmuseum.org.
  • N.Y. Broadway Training Programs Winter Break Broadway Camp
    Novato High School, 625 Arthur Street, Novato
    Ages: 7–15

    Spend a week off from school singing, dancing, acting, and so much more! Campers will have fun classes in voice, acting and dance as well as rehearsals for a fully costumed "Mini-Broadway Musical Performance" to be performed on the final day of camp. Lots of fun and exciting activities, workshops and events will be scheduled throughout the week. Taught by NYC Broadway Professionals. For more info, visit www.marissajoyganz.com.
  • Club Funderblast
    Fairfax

    Ages: 4–11

    Camp Funderblast is a fun, local day camp that helps kids thrive! Games, arts and crafts, gingerbread houses, gort making, story telling by the fire, and hot cocoa.  Located at the Fairfax at Cascade Cayon School. For more info, call (415) 843-1730 or visit their website.
  • YMCA Young Chefs Camp
    Marin YMCA, San Rafael

    Ages: K–5
    Come down to the Marin Y for three days of culinary fun. We will cover nutrition education and basic culinary skills, and campers will get hands on experience making all kinds of tasty treats from scratch. Our fall session focuses on seasonal treats and culminates with a Thanksgiving Feast! Everything from roasted veggies to pumpkin pies will be at our table. Campers will also have opportunities to swim at the Marin Y Pool, so don’t forget a swimsuit and towel!  For more info, call (415) 446-2178 or visit their website.
  • GymWorld
    3040 Kerner Boulevard, San Rafael
    Ages: 4 and up

    Kids will learn gymnastics on floor, beam, bars, trampoline, and ault. We also have a tumble-trak, foam pit, climbing wall, ropes and rings. Will learn in groups of 8 students or less per coach, according to age and skill level. For more info, call (415) 482-8580visit www.gymworldmarin.net.
  • Osher Marin JCC
    200 North San Pedro Road, San Rafael

    Ages: kindergarten–6th grade

    The Osher Marin JCC offers Winter Break Camp with arts and crafts, swimming, sports, science, cooking, music, and more. For more info, call (415) 444-8000 or visit www.marinjcc.org.
  • Marin Treks
    Location: 1559 S. Novato Boulevard, Novato
    Grades: TK–4th grade

    Marin Treks' fall and winter Adventure Camps are full-day camps that travel to exciting destinations throughout the Bay Area. For more info call (415) 250-0988 or visit their website.
  • Marinwood Community Center
    775 Miller Creek Road, San Rafael

    Ages: 3–12
    Campers will enjoy their Winter Break participating in winter games, themed crafts, park time, and sports.  Drop-in welcome. For more info, call (415) 479-0775 or vist www.marinwood.org.
  • Mill Valley Community Center
    180 Camino Alto
    , Mill Valley
    Ages: 4 and up

    Mill Valley Recreation is offering fall and winter break camps. Children are able to unplug from technology and gain resiliency. The kind of encouragement and nurture kids receive at Camp makes it a great environment to endure setbacks, try new (and maybe a little frightening) things, and see that improvement comes when you give something another try. They are a way to foster new friendships, or make enduring memories with old ones. For more info, call (415) 383-1370 or visit their website.
  • Morning Star Farm
    885 Sutro Avenue, Novato

    Ages: 6–14

    Mornign Star Farms is offering a winter camp that offers riding lessons, horse care, grooming & saddling each day and other horsey activities. For more info, call (415) 897-1633 or visit their website.
  • MV Code Club
    Greenbrae & Mill Valley

    Ages: 1st–8th grade

    MV Code Club is offering a fall and winter break camp that teaches kids coding, game development, web development and more. One-day drop in coding camps available, as well as a full-week Minecraft camp. For more info, visit www.mvcodeclub.com.
  • Novato Gymnastics
    950 Seventh Street, Novato

    Ages: 3–12

    Novato Gymnastics is offering a winter break camp. Kids will learn gymnastics skills, develop strenghth and flexibility, winter-themed crafts and more. For more info, call  (415) 899-8279 or  www.novatogymnastics.org.
  • Pine Point Cooking School
    Sausalito

    Ages: 5–12

    This winter break camp is dedicated to Greek, Middle Eastern, and North African cuisine. We work with fillo, boreks, tagines, flatbreads, and other ethnic dishes that we don't cook/eat everyday. Thursday will include a trip to the farmer's market and a Winter Pizza Challenge. For more info, call (415) 332-4352 or visit www.pinepointcooking.com.
  • Play-Well Marin
    216 Greenfield Avenue, San Anselmo
    Ages: 5 and up

    Play-Well Marin is offering a fall and winter camp with some hands-on LEGO camps: Jedi Adventure Game, JediCraft Survival Game, Jedi Engineering, Intro to STEM with LEGO and many more. For more info, call (415) 460-5210 or visit their website.
  • Point Bonita YMCA
    Marin Headlands, 981 Fort Barry, Sausalito
    Ages: grades K–8

    Camper will explore the outdoors, build self-esteem, develop interpersonal skills and make lasting friendships and memories. For more info, call (415) 447-9692 or visit their website.
  • Rolling Hills Club
    351 San Andreas Drive, Novato

    Ages: 5–12
    These fall and winter camps the Rolling Hills Club will preview all the excitement and fun of their Sports and Splash Camp. Each day will feature one amazing summer camp theme, such as Comic Con, Kitchen Laboratories, Slime and Grime, Crash Test Lab, and Magical Mysteries. Campers will enjoy various activities, fun games, swim, sports, and arts and crafts.  For more info, call (415) 897-2185 or visit visit their website.
  • Studio 4 Art
    1133 Grant Avenue, Novato

    Ages: 4 and up

    Studio 4 Art offers fall and winter camps. Each day will be filled with creative excitement! Dabble in a bit of everything Studio 4 Art has to offer. Exploring painting, drawing, ceramics, mixed media and printmaking, students will create a variety of fine art projects in different art mediums. Professional artist/teachers will introduce students to new and contemporary art techniques, procedures and processes. For more info, call (415) 596-5546 or visit www.studio4art.net.
  • Vilda Nature Camps
    Fairfax

    Ages: 4–12

    Vilda Nature Camp is offering a fall and winter break camp. Younger campers ages 4–6 will look for spring wildflowers, hidden treasure, play games and sing songs at a half-day camp. Older campers ages 6–12 will kayak and practice tracking and nature exploration skills. For more info, call (415) 747-4840 or visit their website.

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