Winter 2011 Presidents Week Camps for Kids in Almaden Valley

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Children in Almaden Valley have a number of different options available to them for camps over the Winter 2011 Presidents Week school break. Camps include everything from sports, cooking, art, games, and dance.

Almaden Athletics Winter Break Basketball Camp
This camp builds and improves a player’s skills and abilities in the areas of passing, shooting, rebounding, dribbling, play execution, and position playing. The camp is for boys and girls ages 8-13. Camp is daily Tuesday, February 22, 2011 to Friday, February 25, 2011 from 9:00am to 3:00pm. The price is $112 per player. Register online or call the Almaden Community Center at 408-268-1133.

Camp B-L-D (Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner)
Kids will take a trip around the Almaden Teaching Kitchen and learn how to make meals and snacks for each part of the day. Camp B-L-D- (breakfast, lunch, dinner) fosters self-confidence, allows kids to make new friends, and enjoy tasty meals all camp long. Cooking supplies will be provided. Children are encouraged to bring an apron and drink each day of camp. The camp is for boys and girls ages 6-10. Camp is daily Tuesday, February 22, 2011 to Friday, February 25, 2011 from 8:30am to 12:30pm. The price is $185 per person. Register online or call the Almaden Community Center at 408-268-1133.

Camp Dance
A little bit of everything is taught in this great, half-day dance camp offered by Dance Arts Academy: Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Gymnastics, Cheer, and Hawaiian. Participants are placed in age-appropriate classes. A snack and juice is provided. Recital for parents on Friday! The camp is for boys and girls ages 3-12. Camp is daily Tuesday, February 22, 2011 to Friday, February 25, 2011 from 9:30am to 12:30pm. The price is $100 per child. Register online or call the Almaden Community Center at 408-268-1133.

Almaden Athletics Dodgeball Mini Camp
Dodge, Duck, Dive and Dip in this non-stop, outrageously fun, and enormously popular summer camp. Participants must wear gym appropriate shoes, bring a bottle of water and snack. The camp is for boys and girls ages 8-12. Camp is daily Tuesday, February 22, 2011 to Friday, February 25, 2011 from 3:30pm to 6:00pm. The price is $60 per child. Register online or call the Almaden Community Center at 408-268-1133.

R.O.C.K After School
Come and join your R.O.C.K. staff for a fun filled week of exciting games, challenging sports, and creative arts projects. We will also be headed to Sharks Ice for an afternoon of Ice Skating! After camp care will feature low key art and recreation activities. A newsletter describing the week’s activities and trip information will be distributed the first day of camp. Campers are required to provide their own lunch and water each day. The camp is for boys and girls ages 5-11. Camp is daily Tuesday, February 22, 2011 to Friday, February 25, 2011 from 9am to 6pm. The price is $169 per child. Register online or call the Almaden Community Center at 408-268-1133.