Spring Break Camps and Activities in Reno and Sparks
Spring Break 2021 for the Washoe County School District is March 15 - 26. With numerous spring break camps and activities available in Washoe County, keeping the kids busy and entertained shouldn't be a problem.
Student Stewards Spring Break Camps from Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation
March 15 - 19 and March 22 - 26, 2021. The Student Stewards Spring Break Camp is open to all 8 - 12 year olds in the Reno/Sparks area. The camp turns local parks into learning laboratories where students are able to connect with the natural world and appreciate science. The Student Stewards Spring Break Camp is a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics), standards-based option for school vacation. During the first week, campers explore "Alone in the Wilderness: The Science of Survival." During the second week, students will learn about "Wild Jobs." Camps will be in Idlewild Park, outdoors and at the Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation office, 50 Cowan Drive. Hours will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Extended hours available from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. You can register online for either week or both. The cost is $200 per week. Scholarships are available.
Arts for All Nevada Spring Break Creativity Camps
There will be two spring break camp sessions from Arts for All Nevada. Each week will have separate morning and afternoon sections. Click the camp links for more details and to register online. These camps are for kids ages 6 to 10. The cost per week is $150. Class size is limited to 8 participants. Camps will be at the Lake Mansion, 250 Court Street in Reno. (775) 826-6100.
The Discovery open during Spring Break 2021
March 15 - 26, 2021. The Discovery Museum in Reno will be open during spring break, though there will be no formal camp. This includes the Virtual Leprechaun Race and the weekends before and after spring break. Visit the website to buy required advanced reservation tickets for the day you want to visit. Capacity is limited to 50 people at a given time and COVID-19 protocols will be observed. Information phone number is (775) 786-1000.
Vacation Station at the City of Reno
March 15 - 19 and March 22 - 26, 2021. The City of Reno Parks and Recreation Department hosts Vacation Station for kids ages 6 to 12.5 years. Camp hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. The fee is $220 for the 2-week session. There will be no daily or weekly rates (no drop-ins). Space is limited and registration is first come, first served. Vacation Station locations will be Evelyn Mount Northeast Community Center and the California Building in Idlewild Park. For more information, call (775) 334-2262 or (775) 334-2260, or visit the website. Face coverings required. Financial scholarships available. You can register online.
Spring Break Kidz Kamp with Sparks Parks and Rec
March 15 - 19 and March 22 - 26, 2021. Spring Break Kidz Kamp offers two weekly sections for children from kindergarten through 5th grade. Kamps are at the Recreation Gym and include organized games, projects and arts and crafts, all included with the registration fee. Registration accepted on a first come basis. The program is from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The cost is $180 or $150 for Sparks residents. To register, call (775) 353-2376 or go to online registration.
Alf Sorenson Community Center Pool Open During Spring Break
March 15 - 27, 2021. The City of Sparks' Alf Sorenson Community Center will be open during the Washoe County School District's Spring Break for open and lap swimming. The facility is limited to 50 participants on a first-come first-served basis. The pool is at 1400 Baring Blvd. in Sparks. Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for youth under 18, $4 for adults 55+, and $15 for families. For additional information or questions, call (775)353-2385.
Spring Break Camps from Sierra Nevada Journeys
March 19 - 21, 22 - 24 and 26 - 28, 2021. These family camps are 3 days and 2 nights each, held in a safe and family-friendly environment at Grizzly Creek Ranch. The experience is like summer camp for the entire family. Meals, accommodations in our village cabins and activities are included in the prices. Registration and necessary forms are available online.
Spring Break Full Play Camp from KidScape Productions
March 22 - 26, 2021. The featured play is "The Seussification of Romeo & Juliet." This camp ends with a free community performance on March 26 at 1:30 p.m. Kids will work on this story at 6695 Mae Anne Avenue in Reno. The cost is $335. It is for ages 7 to 17 and you can register online. Limited to 20 actors. Pre-registration required. For more information, call (775) 313-3900.
Challenge Island STEAM Across the Universe Camp
March 22 - 26, 2021, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. "STEAM Across the Universe Camp" is for kids K through 6th grade (ages 5 to 12) and will be at High Desert Montessori, 2529 Orovada St. in Reno. You and a tribeful of astronaut friends will create your own Mission Control Station and soar through the universe. The cost is $245 per camper. Extra cost for before and after time. Visit the website for additional information and to register online.
Spring Break Junior Tennis Camps
March 15 - 18 and March 22 - 25, 2021, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Young tennis players can improve their technique over four three-hour sessions per week at Alpine Tennis' Plumas Street location. For kids ages 5 to 17. It's $120 per camp. To sign up, call (775) 689-2975.
NNJ Volleyball's Spring Break Camps
March 15 - 19 and March 22 - 26, 2021, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Full-day camps available both weeks for kids of all ages. Cost is $250. Beginner through intermediate-level volleyball players can learn serves, passing, setting and hitting from NNJ Volleyball coaches and staff. Cost is $250 per week. Camps are held at Northern Nevada Juniors Volleyball Club (NNJ), 1575 Linda Way in Sparks. Call (775) 355-8600 for registration information.
Spring Break 5 Day Camp at Mesa Rim Climbing & Fitness Center
March 22 - 26, 2021, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mesa Rim's Climbing Camp is a great place for young adventurers (age 7 to 13) to experience rock climbing, learn new skills and make great friends. Includes both climbing and non-climbing activities. Cost is $390 with a discount for siblings. Visit the website to sign up online. (775) 507-4255. Mesa Rim is at 970 Harvard Way in Reno.
Spring Break Bike Camp from Reno Bike Project
March 22 - 26, 2021, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Kids 11 to 18 who want to learn more about bikes — riding and maintenance — can join Reno Bike Project's weeklong camp. All equipment is included. Suggested donation is $120 per rider. Sign up by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. Classes meet at 635 E. 4th Street in Reno. (775) 323-4488.
Go to The Movies
The Reno metro area offers five multi-screen theaters (including an IMAX theater complex), a low-cost cinema at the Grand Sierra Resort, feature films and star shows at the Fleischmann Planetarium, and in Sparks, one of the few real-live drive-in theaters still showing movies in America.
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