April Vacation Camps

We’re in the process of updating this vacation camps list for 2018 and hope to have it completed by early March! In the mean time, check the dates carefully for 2017 vs. 2018 information



My Gym, Theme Camp (Ages 2.5 – 9)
  • Dates: 4/16 – 4/20/18
  • Times: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM (4/16-4/20)
  •             1:00-4:00 PM (4/16-19)
  • Lunch Bunch 12:00pm-1:00pm (4/16-4/19)
  • $40/day (discounts for siblings and for members)
  • Activities: Games, relays, sports, puppets, gymnastics, arts and crafts, story time, etc. Potty training NOT REQUIRED!
Medfield Recreation (Ages 4-8)
  • Dates: 4/17 – 4/20/18 (Tu-F)
  • Times: 9 AM – 1 PM
  • Activities: “Kids ages 4-8 will join us at the Pfaff Center as they experience a typical 1/2 day of our Summer Discovery Camp! Participants will enjoy a wide variety of crafts, games, and exciting activities.”



Powisset Farm (Ages 7-10)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-F)

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

Activities: Farmer for a Day – Care for animals, cook with farm-grown food, games, crafts, outdoor exploration

Dover Recreation (PreK – Grade 5)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-F)

Times: 9 – 12 ($45/day, $155/wk)

Activities: Sports, Arts/Crafts, Board Games and more.



Sweet Meadow Farm (Ages 4-13)

Dates: 4/16 to 4/20/18 (M-F)

Times and Activities:

(Ages 4-8) Jr. Barn Buddies, 9AM – Noon. Students spend their time learning about the various animals in our animal science barn. There is no horseback riding included in this program. $295/week.

(Ages 4-8) Ponies and Pets, 9AM – 3PM. Students in this program each receive a pony ride and learn the basics of riding with on of our instructors. $425/week.

(Ages 4-13) Riding Program, 9 AM – 3 PM. Each student receives a private riding lesson on one of our gentle school horses with one of our well-trained instructors.  $625/week.

Sherborn Rec Baseball Clinic (Ages 9-12)

Dates: 4/17  to 4/20/18 (Tu-F)

Times: 9-12 ($150/wk or $40/day)

Activities: This program is designed to get players ready for the upcoming spring baseball season.  Players will work on fielding, hitting, pitching, throwing and base running/strategy throughout the week. This clinic is run for Sherborn Rec by the baseball experts at Metro West Sportscenter.



Supersports Clinic via Recreation Dept (Ages 7-12)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21 (Tu-Fri)

Times: 9 AM – 3 PM ($125 or $45/day)

Activities: Traditional and “wacky” games including dodgeball, soccer, and baseball/softball



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.



Walpole Recreation (Ages 5-11)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-Fri)

Times: 9am – 4pm ($144-$154)

Activities: Sports, arts, crafts, and more

Broderick Gymnastics Academy (Ages 3+)

Dates: TBD 

Times: TBD [Feb break was 9AM – 3:30PM ($65/day nonmember) or Half-days AM or PM ($45/day nonmember)]

Activities: Gymnastics instruction and activities, call (508) 668-6600 for details

Kids In Sports (Ages 3-8)

Ages 5-8: 4/18 (Tues)
6-8PM ($25)

Ages 3-7: 4/19 and 4/21/17 (W/F)
2:30-5:30 ($35/day)

Heartwork Studio (“All ages”, best for 5+)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-Fri)

Times: 9-3 ($90/day) or AM/PM only ($50/day)

Activities: PJ Arts/Crafts (Tuesday), Beauty and the Beast (Wed), All Things Spring (Thurs), Red Sox Day (Fri)



Hale Reservation (Grades 1-8)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-Fri)

Times: 9 AM – 3 PM (Extended 8 – 5) $75/day

Activities: “Programs combine outdoor exploration and nature study with games and indoor crafts and projects.”



Gymnastic Academy of Boston (Ages 3.5+)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/21/17 (M-F)

Times:  9 AM – 3:30 PM ($75/day) (AM option; Ext 7:30-5:30)

Activities: Gymnastic instruction, swim lessons, arts & crafts, and games. (Ages 3.5-5: AM option only)

Rock On (Ages 6+)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/21/17 (M-F)

Times: 9 AM – 4 PM

Activities: Rock climbing, Ninja Warrior, zip line, laser tag



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)


Framingham Recreation, Circuit Makers 101 (Grades K-2)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/20/18 (Tu-F) $112/child

Times: 9AM – 12 PM

Activities: Students will create their own electronics, designing light-up greeting cards, electric games, mazes, even musical instruments!

Framingham Recreation, Container Gardening (Ages 10-15)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/19/18 (Tu-Th) $25/child

Times: 10AM – 11AM

Activities: Learn the basics about container gardening, test your knowledge and review herbs and veggies and create/bring home your own herb container garden! Class held at River’s Edge Garden Center, 12 Auburn St. Ext.

Framingham Recreation, Hands-On Electronics (Grades 3-6)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/20/18 (Tu-F) $112/child

Times: 1PM – 4PM

Activities: learning the basics of computer programming. Participants will use the latest tools while experimenting with LED’s resistors, motors and programming.

Framingham Recreation, Pottery Classes (Ages 6-18)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/20/18 (Tu-F)

Times: Ages 10-12 (9AM-12PM)

Ages 6-9 (1PM-3PM)

Activities: Pottery

Framingham Recreation, Soccer Clinic (Ages 5-13)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/20/18 (Tu-F)

Times: 9AM-12PM and/or 12:30PM-3PM, $98/child

Activities: Soccer and/or Athletic Games

Elements3 Yoga, Aerial Yoga (Ages 8-12)

Dates: 4/16 – 4/20/18 (M-F)

Times: 9AM-12PM $300/child

Activities: Aerial Yoga, Mindfulness Practice



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.



Needham Recreation (Ages 5-11)
  • Dates: 4/17 – 4/20/18
  • Times: 9-12 $50+
  • Activities: Knucklebones -Divided into teams, each with its own color, participants will compete in traditional and not so traditional sports and activities, earning points along the way. (There are a variety of other half-day options for many ages)
Rhythmic Dreams (Ages 4-15)
  • Dates: 4/16 – 4/20/18 (M-F) $60+
  • Times: 8:30-4 (Ext 8:30-6) (AM and PM Options)
  • Activities: Beginners through level 7 are welcome to learn about rhythmic gymnastics and improve flexibility, strength, and acrobatic skills.
Kids Place 4 Fun (Ages 3-12)
  • Dates: 4/16 – 4/20/18 (M-F)
  • Times: 9:30-12:30 $45/day (ext to 2pm $70)
  • Activities: paint,craft and play games
The Glass Bar (Ages 9-17)
  • Dates: 4/17-4/20/18 (T-F)
  • Time: 10:00-2:00  $110
  • Activities: Join us every morning during April vacation to learn the amazing art of Glass Mosaics. At the end of this four day session you will leave with a beautiful glass mosaic mirror.



LINX, The Enrichment Club (Age 3 to Grade 6)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/21/16 (M-F)

Times: 9 AM – 3 PM ($169/day)

Activities: Camp sampler: Ninja Warrior, A Day on Broadway, Quest, and Shark Cage

Kidville (Ages 2-6)

Dates: 4/18 – 4/21/17 (Tu-Fri)

Times: 9-11 ($50) or 9-12 ($60)



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: 4/13 & 4/17 – 4/20/18 (F, Tu-F)

Times: 9 AM – 4 PM (Ext 8:15 – 6 PM)

Activities: Morning is STEM (Rockets, Weird Botany,  Bees, Cambrian Cuties, Mars) and afternoon is LEGO Contraptions/Animation

Metrowest Sports Center (2 Options) (Ages 9-12)

Dates: April 17-20 (Tu-F) [2018]

Times: Football, 12PM – 2PM              Baseball, 9AM – 12PM

Activities: Football OR Baseball – Players will work on fielding, hitting, pitching, throwing and base running/strategy throughout the week.



Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary (Ages 5-10)

Dates: 4/18- 4/21/2017 (Tu-F), $55/day nonmember

Times: 9 AM – 3:30 PM

Activities: Tuesday = Fantastic Flying Machines; Wednesday = April Showers; Thursday = Weird Science; Friday = Night Stalkers

Lucky Ducky Daycare (Ages 5 – 12)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/21/16 (M-F)

PreK: (Tu-Fri only) Arts and crafts, outdoor play, local field trips. $28/day. 8:30am – 12:30pm

Grades K-5: (M-F) Games, yoga, air hockey, scrap booking, game consoles, field trips. $31.50/day. 1 PM – 5:30 PM

Norfolk Equestrian (via Rec Dept) (Ages 5-16)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/20/17 (M-Th)

Times: 9-2 (or AM option)

Activities: First-time and experienced riders have lessons on riding and horse care.

NCTV Stop Motion Animation (via Rec Dept) (Ages 9-12)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/21/17 (M-F)

Times: 1-3pm

Activities: Learn storyboarding and planning, set design and creation, stop motion animation, filming, sound effect creation, and basic editing.

fungineers (Ages 5+)

Dates: 4/17 – 4/21/17 (M-F)

Times: Various 90-minute classes throughout the week

Activities: Website Design (ages 10+), Obstacle-avoiding robot (7+), Room Security (7+), LEGO WeDo Robotics (7+), Bristlebots (Ages 5+), Minecraft (8+), and Foam Glider (7+).


Know a camp not on our list? Contact us to let us know!