Thanksgiving Break Camps 2019October 30, 2019Did you forget about Thanksgiving break, again? It's cool, we got you covered.Believe it or not, the holidays are already upon us, and unlike our super-lucky kids, we don’t necessarily have the whole week off! So, here to save the day — and your sanity — is our comprehensive list of Thanksgiving week camps. We've done the homework for you!Adventure Quest Laser Thanksgiving Camp Ages: 5–12 Cost: $50/day, includes before/aftercare; 10% sibling discount Dates/Times: Nov. 25–27 & 29, 7:30 am–5:30 pm, includes before/after care Contact: [email protected] Campers will enjoy unlimited laser tag, bumper cars, cosmic golf, and many other games and activities. Audubon Zoo Camp Ages: 4–10 Costs: $35/day for members, $45/day for nonmembers Dates/Times:Nov. 25–27, 9 am–3 pm; before/aftercare available Contact: auduboninstitute.org Tradition-filled holidays are fun times for daylong getaways at the Zoo. Make Audubon's Holiday Camp part of your tradition. Provide your child with plenty of action-packed adventures among the animals. Each day is full of animal exploration, scientific investigation, outdoor exercise, and more.Brother Martin's Holiday Baseball Camp Ages: 6-12, boys Cost: $100, includes camp t-shirt Dates/Times: Nov. 25-27, 9 am–noon Contact: brothermartin.com/2019-holiday-baseball-camp/ This three day camp with an emphasis on basic fundamentals and skills help prepare players for their upcoming seasons. Drills in throwing, hitting, fielding, and base running will be conducted daily by Coach Jeff Lupo '92 along with the varsity coaching staff and players. Cascade Stables Turkey Trotter Camp Ages: 5 & up Cost: $75/day Dates/Times: Nov. 27 & 29, 9 am–3 pm, before/aftercare available Contact: cascadestables.net, 504.891.2246 Enjoy riding, crafts, games, and learning about horse care.Church’s Karate Thanksgiving Camp Ages: 6–12 (4 and 5-year-old siblings and campers with previous experience welcome) Cost: $45/day or $200/5 days Dates/Times: Nov. 25-29, 8:30 am–3:30 pm (early drop-off/late pick-up available by request at no extra charge, 7 am/6 pm) Contact: churchskarateacademy.com or 504.309.6138 A full-day camp experience for your child that is equally educational as it is exciting and fun! It is sure to be a safe, positive, and motivational camp adventure where your child is guaranteed to obtain physical and mental fitness. We also help students develop strong communication and ethical problem solving skills.Happy Tails Mini Camps Ages: 8–12 Costs: $65/day Location: Jefferson Parish Animal Shelter Dates/Times: Nov. 25 & 26, 9 am–3 pm Contact: [email protected] November 25’s mini camp is all about Dogs!, Dogs!, Dogs! and November 26’s Furry Friends mini camp is for those kids who can’t pick one favorite animal.JCC Thanksgiving Mini Camp Ages: Grades K–5th Costs: Members only, $50/day Location: Uptown & Metairie Dates/Times: Nov. 25–27, 9 am–3 pm, before/aftercare available Contact: nojcc.org Play with old and new friends while enjoying art, swimming, and games. Bring a bagged lunch, swimwear, and closed-toed shoes to take part in all of the fun.KidCam Camp: Aurora United Methodist Holiday Camp Ages: Pre-K4–13 Cost: $42/day, $142/4-day session Dates/Times: Nov. 25–27 & 29, 7:30 am–5:30 pm Contact: Call 844-4KIDCAM or email [email protected] Campers will enjoy indoor and outdoor games, gym play, holiday-themed arts and crafts, Young Rembrandt drawing lessons, kids yoga provided by Yoga Krewe, and much more.Lolo’s Youth Yoga + Fitness Thanksgiving Camp Ages: 5 & up Cost: $70/day Dates/Times: Nov. 22–27, 9 am–3 pm Contact: Laurie Azzano, 415.786.3317, or sign up at lolosstudio.com Join for a morning of thankfulness-themed fun: music, art, games, movement, and mindfulness. At Lolo’s, we’re big believers that gratitude is an attitude. And what better time of year to enjoy some good times strengthening our habit of gratitude together? Fun animal yoga poses and crazy dance moves to music, thankfulness-themed art, turkey-race, games, and more.Studio KIDS! Holiday Workshops at NOMA Ages: 5–10 Costs: $25/day for members, $30/day for nonmembers Date/Time: Nov. 27, 10 am–noon Contact: 504.658.4100 Students will explore works of art in the museum galleries and get creative in the studio.Upturn Arts Twerksgiving Camp Ages: 4–14 Cost: $68.25/day or $136.30/both days. creARTive grants available Dates/Times: Nov. 25–26, 9 am–3:45 pm Contact: upturnarts.org/twerksgiving A two-day camp intended to guide young artists toward finding their unique artistic confidence and leading light with a superstar Master Artist Series.¡Vamonos NOLA! Oasis Espanol Holiday Camp Ages: 5-10 Cost: $55/day or $180/week for members; $70/day, $200/week for nonmembers Dates/Times: Nov. 25–28 & 29, 9 am–3:30 pm, before/aftercare available Contact: [email protected] ¡Vamonos NOLA! is your Spanish Language Vacation Camp Destination. Your camper will make friends and build memories while laying a foundation of multilingualism.X Fusion's Mini Fusion Kid's Camp Ages: 4-15 Cost: $40/day; $105/3-day half week; $140/full week Dates/Times: Nov. 25–27, 7 am–4 pm, aftercare available Contact: 985.327.7167 Kids will learn to be resourceful, healthy and strong through project-based learning and set individual goals while integrating a classroom-style learning climbing environment.YMCA East Jefferson Fall Holiday Camp Ages: 5–12 Cost: $25/day for members, $40/day for nonmembers Dates/Times: Nov. 25–27 & 29, 7:30 am–3:30 pm Contact: 504.888.9622 Activities include festive stories, songs, crafts, active play, sports, and seasonal-themed educational play.YMCA West St. Tammany Fall Holiday Camp Ages: 5–12 Cost: $30/day for members, $40/day for nonmembers Dates/Times: Nov. 25–27 & 29, 7 am–6 pm Contact: 985.893.9622 Description: Activities include festive stories, songs, crafts, active play, sports and seasonal-themed educational play. Bring a lunch, two snacks, and a water bottle. Note: Schedules subject to change. Check websites for details.