April Vacation Camps


Metrowest YMCA (Age 3 – Grade 6)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-F)

Ages 3-5: 9 AM – 1 PM, $59/day nonmember

A variety of crafts, music, dance, and activities.

Grades K-8: 8:30 AM – 6 PM, $87/day non-member (Ext 7:30-6)

Games, sports, craft, and daily field trips (Museum of Science, Freedom Trail, EcoTarium)

Danforth Art (Grades K-5)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-F) $130/day

Times: 9AM – 5 PM or half days (Ext Day  8AM – 5:30 PM)

Activities: Drawing, sculpture, printmaking, collage, and watercolor



Ashland Recreation Center (Grades K-5)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-Fri)

Times: 8-4 ($220/wk)

Activities: Daily trips to museums, zoos, and rec facilities

S.E.T School of Metrowest (Grades 1-12)

Dates: 4/14 (Fri) and 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-F)

Times: 9 AM – 4 PM (Ext 8:15 – 6 PM)

Activities: Morning is STEM (Lava Lamps, Fossil Fun, Bubble Trouble, etc) and afternoon is LEGO Robotics



Planet Gymnastics (Ages 4+)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/22/2017 (M-F)

Times: 9AM-3PM. Choose one or more days.

Activities: Flipping, tumbling, crafting, playing games.

Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary (Grades K-5)

Dates: 4/18- 4/21/2017 (Tu-F), $100/day

Times: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Activities: Spring exploration: learn all about baby animals, flowers, salamanders and frogs. Discover and learn about birds and their homes, songs, and food.



Chestnut Hill Farm (Ages 6-11)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/20/17 (Tu-Th)

Times: 9:30-12:30 ($40/day nonmember)

Activities: Be a farmer for a day! Care for animals, learn to grow/eat farm-fresh food, play games, create natural crafts, and explore the farm.

Culinary Underground (Ages 10-15)

[This program always fills months in advance. If interested in future camps, plan months in advance]

Dates: 4/18 – 4/20/2017 (Tu-Th) $175

Times: 9:30 AM – 1 PM

Activities: American steakhouse theme. Develop menu, create recipes to satisfy restaurant critics on the final day. Learn culinary skills and practice teamwork.



Sweet Meadow Farm (Ages 4-13)

Dates: 4/17 to 4/21/17 (M-F)

Times and Activities:

(Ages 4-8) Jr. Barn Buddies, 9AM – Noon. Care for miniature cows and horses, goats, baby chicks, bunnies, and more. $60/day or $295/week.

(Ages 4-8) Ponies and Pets, 9AM – 3PM. Feed mini horses, groom, care, each student gets a pony rids, hold small animals. $85/day or $425/week.

(Ages 4-13) Riding Program, 9 AM – 3 PM. Rotating one-on-one riding lessons. Learn to groom and tack. Visit other barn animals. $625/week.

Sherborn Rec Baseball Clinic (Ages 7-12)

Dates: 4/18  to 4/21/17 (Tu-F)

Times: 9-12 ($135/wk or $40/day)

Activities: Work on fielding, hitting, pitching, throwing, and base running/strategy. Run by MetroWest SportsCenter.



Lil’ Folk Farm (Ages 6-16)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/20/17 (Tu-Th). $250

Times: 8:30-12:30pm

Activities: Beginner, intermediate, and advanced riders separated by riding level. Also grooming, tacking, care, feeding, training techniques, and driving with miniature horses.

October Farms (via Rec Dept) (Ages 8+)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-F)

Times: 9-Noon ($200)

Activities: Horsemanship introduction. Learn horse handling, care, and riding.

Tennis via Rec Department (Grades K-2)

Dates: 4/28 – 4/20/17 (Tu-Th)

Times: 2-3pm (Grades K-2) or 3-4pm (Grades 3-5)

Activities: Learn the fundamentals of tennis: forehand, backhand, volleys, overheads and serves (at Goodwill Park Tennis Courts)

Shen’s Gymnastics Academy (Ages 3.5-12)

Dates: 4/17 to 4/21/17 (M-F)

Times:  9AM-3PM ($69/day or $285 full week) (AM Option) (Ext by the hour)

Activities: Trampoline, zip-line, foam pit, bouncy house, recreational games, arts & crafts, and instructor-led gymnastics. Boys and girls.

Cheryl Cohen Mosaics (Grades 3-12)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/19/17 (Tu-Wed)

Times: 2-5 PM ($120)

Activities: Beginners start by making a coaster and smashed plate frame. Experienced students make a mixed-media scene.



Hopkinton Center for the Arts (Ages 4-18)

Dates: 4/18 to 4/21/17 (Tu-F)


Art Adventures (Grades K-3), 9 AM – Noon

Ceramics Clay Workshop (Ages 7-11), 1 – 3 PM

Ceramics Wheel Throwing Workshop (Ages 11-18), 9:30 – 12:30 PM

Whitehall Farm Studios (Ages 5 – 10)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-F)

Times: 9:30 – 12:30 ($220 for the 4 days)

Activities: Let’s Make a Book: Creative expression through storybook & journal-making)

Absolute Yoga (Ages 3-8)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/21/17 (M-F)

Times: 1:30 – 3:30 PM ($25/day)

Activities: Yoga, crafts, meditation, group activities, and more.




Marlborough Recreation (Ages 6-13)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-F)

Times: 8:30-6 ($160)

Activities: Travel to Boston Museum of Science, Roll on America, Roger Williams Zoo, Fun World

Wayside Athletic Club (Ages 4-12)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/21/17 (M-F)

Times: 9-4 ($450/wk, $125/day) (AM and PM options)



Sudbury Recreation (Ages 5-12)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-Fri)

All-Sports Clinic (9a – 2p)

OR Wicked Cool Elementary ( 9a – 4p, AM and PM options)

OR Viking Outdoor Multi-Sports (9a – 3p)



Challenger Soccer (via Rec Dept) (Ages 5-14)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/21/17 (M-F)

Times: 9-3 (ages 8-14) or 9-12 (ages 5-14)

Activities: Skills, games, and world cup tournaments

Zip Tennis Playdates (via Rec Dept) (Ages 4-8)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-F)

Times: 9 AM – 11:30 AM

Activities: Longfellow Club Staff teaches this camp for kids with little or no tennis experience. Lower compression balls and smaller courts.


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