One of the longest school vacations is upon us. Whether you are a parent who works or just doesn't want your child on an iPad all day, there are many options to keep kids enriched, active and cared for during the Holiday break.  Check out all of Skeebop's day and sleepaway camp favs, here.

Taste Buds Kitchen

From week-long camps to single-day adventures, Taste Buds Kitchen has a holiday camp perfect for budding chefs of all ages.  Check out their Holiday Cookie Wars and Winter Mystery Basket Camp.  For more camps at Taste Buds, click the link above.



Children's Museum of the Arts

CMA offers a truly collaborative art making experience in their Art Colony Day Camp held on various days from December 21st though the 30th. Art Colony allows students to immerse themselves in innovative arts courses taught by professional teaching artists. Classes run from 10 AM-4 PM, with supervised play from 9-10 AM and 4-5 PM included.  Ages 6-15.  Here are two, just to name a few:

The Art of Minecraft  - Bring your favorite Minecraft characters and places to life.  In this course, spend the day building, sculpting drawing and designing a 2D and 3D elements.

Animated Animal Films - Through the use of StopMotion Animation, young artists will make clay come to life on the screen.


Winter Wildlife Adventures Camp @ Queens Zoo

Children (Kindergarten through 3rd Grade) will discover the natural world around them in this exciting wildlife adventure. Participants will meet some of the zoo's animals and learn about their habitats. Instructors will lead them on tours of the Queens Zoo exhibits, exciting animal presentations, arts and crafts, and other activities will be part of the fun. (Grades K-3rd)


Mini Fashion Camp for Kids

MCFK_2This camp is an aspiring designers dream come true.  Spend the holiday learning to sew, sketch, decorate, use patterns, meet real fashion designers, and visit fashion museums.  9am-5pm Day or Week sessions with early drop off and late pick up available.  Ages 6-12 years.




Frost Valley YMCA - Winter Sleepaway Camp for Girls and Boys

rsz_img_0225YMCA Winter Camp promises a wonderland of offerings. From winter arts & crafts and indoor climbing to snow tubing and sled building competitions, there’s never a dull moment!  Frost Valley also offers a day camp and a family camp - so parents can share in the outdoors fun. Grades 2-10.



Construction Kid's Winter Break Program

CKWBP_2Come build with us during the winter vacation! ConstructionKids is offering 6 days of great projects. Send your children for any one day or as many as you want. We have projects for new and experienced builders and lots of different tools to learn to use. Ages 4-8.  Extended day available.



TADA! December Holiday Camp

TYC_4Create and perform an original just four days! Campers write, rehearse and perform a completely unique mini-musical.  Ages 6-11 years.






Super Soccer Star's Winter Holiday Mini Camps

SSSS_4This Winter Holiday season, Super Soccer Stars is offering 3 sessions of camp options for kids of all ages, all throughout the region, so they are sure to have something for you!

Session 1: The first session of Winter Holiday Camps runs Monday – Friday, December 21st – 24th at multiple locations.  Ages 2.5 - 5 year olds

Session 2: The second session of Winter Holiday Camps runs on the weekend, Saturday – Sunday, December 26th -27th at multiple locations.  Ages 2.5 - 5 year olds

Session 3:  The third session of Winter Holiday Camps runs Monday – Thursday at multiple locations, December 28th – 31st.  Ages 2-5, 3-5 and 6-12 years olds

Holiday Vacation Camps for Kids