Camps are a great way to keep kids entertained and learning over the winter break and the following camps and programs are open for registration! Each offers enriching and fun experiences throughout the holiday break ― which runs from December 21, 2020 to January 2, 2021.
Find virtual and in-person options that teach kids art, academics, science, music, cooking, technology and much more!
Avenue Road Holiday Workshops
- December 19, 21 and 22
- Online and for kids & adults
We are all so time-crunched these days, but you still have time. Ninety minutes? Three hours? You don't have to commit to a long period to get lost in the joy of making art – all in a nurturing environment at the Avenue Road Arts School. Delve into the arts and get into the winter spirit with one of our Holiday Workshops for you and your family!
- Online and in-person
Don't know what to do this winter break? Do you want to boost your brilliant children's grammar, public speaking, language arts, math, or spatial reasoning skills? Well... Brain Power continues enriching students with its award-winning program during the holiday season! Let the snow fall and the brains grow!
Budding Genius Academy Winter Break Online STEM Camps
- December 21 to 26 and December 28 to January 2
This year was a tough one to change gears! Enrol your children in our World Wide Winter Break STEM Camps. Not only will your children be challenged in science, technology with the most innovative educational tools, but they'll improve their ability in Math with abacus, build a website, build an app. They will also learn about other cultures from all over the world. Children from Saudi Arabia, France, Niger, China, Canada, and other countries will be attending our camps. Register today. Spots are limited!
Centauri Arts Holiday Art Camp - At Home for the Holidays
- Monday December 21 to Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Our fun inspiring, creative camps for ages 8-18 are a great way to make friends and share laughs over the holidays! Dance, art, crafts, movie-making, acting and song-writing, as well as FREE activities from the comfort of your home. Teens: check out our one-day writing retreat and audition training, too!
Cube School Winter Break Camps - Coding Creators & Minecraft Adventures
- December 28, 29 and 30, 2020
For our coding activities in the morning, campers in grades 2-3 will be introduced to coding with Scratch and campers in grades 4-6 will learn Python! In the afternoon, campers will participate in a fun survival Minecraft activity! Campers will require their own personal Minecraft Java Edition account for these camp days!
- Online Private STEM Classes
At The Curiosity Lab we offer private virtual STEAM classes for kids and teens. Learn coding, game design, animation, intro to AI and more while working 1 on 1 with your instructor. Kids learn through self paced, mastery based customized programs that develop problem solving and computational thinking skills. Teach them to create, not just consume!
DaCosta Winter Break Virtual Magic Workshops
- December 27, 2020 or January 2, 2021
Join Magician Phil DaCosta for a fun filled 90 minutes of virtual magic using items you would find in your home. For ages 6+.
Explorum Virtual Holiday Camp
- Various dates during the break based on activities
Hey kids! If you are between 6 and 12, learn French the FUN way! EXPLORUM offers virtual workshops that you can do from the comfort and safety of your kitchen. Different experiences everyday… the ideal solution to keep you occupied an hour (and more) while your parents carry on with their busy lives. Learn French, Art, Yoga, Science, Animation, Magic and more.
5 Days of Holiday Workshop with Everyday Funday
- December 14 to 18, 2020
Let your child indulge in the holiday spirit by singing holiday songs and making crafts. For children 4-6 years. Workshop is 5 days long and one lesson will be delivered each day through PDF guides and videos (30 min.) on the EVERYDAY FUNDAY website. For more information, visit the website.
Fun With Music Together At Home
Give the gift of music this holiday season! In these special classes, the activities are specifically designed to teach you how to support music development in your child, how to connect with them through music and have fun! Our research-based curriculum not only develops your child's natural musicality, it will open the door to a world of possibility, not only for music learning but for ALL learning!
Get Low Dance Winter Break Camps
- December 21-23rd and December 28-30th
Looking to keep your kiddies active this Winter Break? We will be offering Virtual Dance Classes Monday-Wednesday via Zoom featuring interactive instructors. Open to all levels and targeted for ages 2.5-9 yrs. No experience required. Let's celebrate together with a Remix of our Favourite Holiday Songs as we go through a Wintery Journey together! 60 Minute Dance Party; Unique Holiday Theme Each Class; Holiday Themed Music and Dancing and Dance Games.
Mad Science Winter Break Camps
Mad Science Winter Break Camps offer sensational, interactive & hands-on science fun for 5-12 year olds. Countless amazing, daily take-home activities like Catapults, Birdhouses, Light Sabers, Telescopes and more! It’s a wild Winter Break of fun and friendships! Your child will be fascinated and have memories to last a lifetime! Both Virtual & In-Person options available.
Winter Break at The Maker Bean Cafe
- Dates: December 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30
Have your child spend Winter Break meeting new friends & learning tech skills at The Maker Bean Cafe! Using tools such as laser cutters, 3D printers & wood-working tools, and with 1 laptop per child, your children will create something straight out of their imaginations! Each day has a different theme, so you can sign your child up for multiple Robotics and/or Minecraft camps, and they won’t repeat the same activity. COVID precautions in place.
The McMichael ArtVenture Winter Challenge
- 10365 Islington Avenue, Kleinburg, ON
- Online and in-person
Starting Monday December 21, the McMichael will post short videos daily introducing various exhibitions currently on view at the gallery. Each video provides details for an at-home art activity. On December 26, the last video will introduce the Family Art Challenge that will encourage your child to creatively respond to some of the works from the McMichael’s collection and then come to the gallery to locate them in our exhibition spaces. Take a picture by the artwork and enter to win a FREE FAMILY MEMBERSHIP!
Rockstar Music Central
- Online and in-person
Don’t know what to do with your kids this winter break? Sign them up for extra music lessons! Offering multi-day discounts on all virtual and in-home music lessons taken over winter break! Visit us online or call 647-526-7625 to sign up or purchase a gift certificate for your loved one today.
Rooks to Cooks Winter Cooking Camps
- December 21 to 24 and December 28 to 31 (1 day options available)
Rooks to Cooks has got you covered this Winter Break with delicious virtual cooking camps. Keep your children busy, engaged and learning with wonderfully fun and festive programs. Your kids will eat up our cozy winter recipes and enjoy interacting with peers online! 4-day or 1-day options (10am-12pm OR 1-3pm).
Snapology of North York
- Virtual Winter Break Camps & Workshops
- December 21 to 24, 2020 - 10am to 11am
In Santa’s Creator Club, children will participate in various creative play activities designed to promote the creative, social, and expressive skills of children, all done around a fun Christmas theme: Holidays Ornaments, Santa's Sleigh and Reindeer, and many more ideas!
Stem for Kids
- Winter Break Camps: December 21 to 24 & December 28 to 31
- Winter Holiday Classes: December 21 to January 7
Want to engage your child during this winter break with some fun activities? Sign up for our Online Holiday Special Workshops and Classes. Save 10% on all our programs with Toronto4Kids (Use Code SFKT4K10). Holiday Workshops (Grade 3- 6) – 90 CAD run as follows: Dec 21 - Dec 24 : A Taste of STEM | Dec 28 - Dec 31: A Taste of STEM | Dec 28-Dec 31: Game Making Lab. Winter Holiday Classes – 200 CAD and run as follows: Dec 21- Jan 7 - Introduction to Python with Minecraft (Gr 4 – 8) and Dec 21- Jan 7 - Introduction to Game Making and Animation (Gr 3 – 5).
The Steam Project Winter Break Camps
- In-person at Makerspace Campus
- 561 Edward Avenue, Unit 1, Richmond Hill
Explore your creative side this winter holiday at Richmond Hill’s #1 Youth Makerspace. Design and build toys, games, & gadgets! Fire up our laser cutter, run our 3D printers non-stop, and take advantage of our tools and tech. You'll be bringing home all your projects and creations!
YMCA of Greater Toronto
- December 21-24 and December 29-31, 2020
- In-person at various locations + Virtual
Give your kids an active break this winter with the YMCA of Greater Toronto! From December 21 to 31, your 4- to 12-year-old can engage in exciting learning experiences while creating life-long memories with new friends. Registration starts November 23 and early registration in encouraged. Continue the fun over the holidays with our virtual program offerings from December 21 – 30.