Winter Break Fun

Cap'n Fun points the way to special activities offered when school is out.  Check out our fun camps and classes during Winter Break.

 

 

 

Swim Skill Builder Camp

An intense, yet fun week of kids learning new skills and techniques at their current swim level. Participants are grouped according to skill level to learn and improve their abilities, then end the week with a friendly competition to show progress to parents. Instructors focus on stroke refinement and cardio fitness to challenge each child’s abilities. Time set aside each day for open swim and a snack break. (Please bring a snack.) Registration deadline 12/15
Ages 5-12
252048-01 W-F 9:00A-12:00P 12/26-12/28 AC $53/$66NR
252048-02 W-F 9:00A-12:00P 1/2-1/4 AC $53/$66NR

Holiday Drop-in Swim

Special times while school is out. Admission is charged for ages 12 months and older. Lifeguards on duty at all times. Children under the age of 5 must be within arm’s reach of an adult.
All ages
Drop-in F 3:00P-8:30P 12/21 AC $5/person 
Drop-in Sa 2:30P-6:30P 12/22 AC $5/person 
Drop-in Su 1:00P-6:30P 12/23 AC $5/person 
Drop-in M 9:00AP-1:30P 12/24 AC $5/person 
Drop-in W-F 12:00P-5:00P 12/26-12/28 AC $5/person 
Drop-in Sa 10:00A-6:30P 12/29 AC $5/person 
Drop-in Su 1:00P-6:30P 12/30 AC $5/person
 Drop-in M 9:00A-2:00P 12/31 AC $5/person

 

Holiday Drop-in Gymnastics

Drop-in F 3:00P-6:00P 12/21 AC $5/person 
Drop-in Sa 2:30P-4:00P 12/22 AC $5/person 
Drop-in M 10:00A-2:00P 12/24 AC $5/person 
Drop-in W 10:00A-4:00P 12/26 AC $5/person 
Drop-in Th-Sa 10:00A-4:00P 12/27-12/29 AC $5/person 
Drop-in M 10:00A-2:00P 12/31 AC $5/person 
Drop-in W-Sa 10:00A-2:00P 1/2-1/5 AC $5/person

 

Youth Tech, Inc.

Video Game Design

Create interactive games in a fun, interactive setting to play with others as you explore the world of game development.
Ages 10-17
256040-02 Th,F 9:00A-4:00P 12/27-12/28 AC $165

Gaming & Coding

Combines two unbelievable experiences for students. Take an interactive look at coding and building virtual apps to share with friends, then build simple video games combing the art of video game design and animation to create interactive characters that fly around the screen.
Ages 6-12
256040-11 Th,F 9:00A-4:00P 12/27-12/28 MCAC $230

iGame Creators

Want to create video games? This is an introductory course for younger students who want to learn how to build simple video games. This course combines the art of video game design and animation to create interactive characters that fly around the screen. Amaze your friends and family with your fun interactive games.
Ages 6-10
256040-12 Th,F 9:00A-12:00P 12/27-12/28 MCAC $125

iCode

A fun, interactive look at coding. Students will create virtual apps and write their own programs that they can share with friends and family. This course makes learning to code fun and explores problem solving and programming logic.
Ages 6-12 (must be able to read prior to taking class)
256040-13 Th,F 1:00P-4:00P 12/27-12/28 MCAC $125

Gaming Academy

Become immersed in the world of 2D and 3D game design with a combination of Video Game Design, Advanced Game Design, and 3D Game Design courses.
Ages 10-17
256040-10 W-F 9:00A-4:00P 1/2-1/4 AC $250

 

Theatre of the Imagination Play in a Day

Kids spend the day with the entertaining staff where being dramatic is encouraged! Everyone wears a theme-related costume and uses props to tell their story. Equal parts for all, so no experience is required! Build self-confidence while having a ton of fun. Parents attend a 5:00P performance showcasing all actors. Bring a sack lunch and drink.
Ages 5-9
Space Warrior for a Day
356073-01 F 10:00A-5:00P 12/21 TOI $45/$56NR

Selfie: The Musical!
356073-02 F 10:00A-5:00P 12/21 TOI $45/$56NR

Ages 8-13
Sharkalanche!
356073-03 F 10:00A-5:00P 12/21 TOI $45/$56NR

 

Winter Break Chinese Language Camp

A zoo-themed Chinese camp! This is designed especially for kids who are in the Chinese immersion program or know some basic Chinese and want to keep learning over the winter break. Come join us for story time, singing, calligraphy, crafts, and games!
Ages 5 and up
356085-01 W-F 9:00A-11:00A 12/26-12/28 AC $60/$75NR

 

Mad Science

Radical Robots

A scientific journey through circuitry and sensors. Explore several different types of robots including those that follow lines and sound. Complete this camp by building your own robot to take home.
Ages 6-12
256036-05 F 9:00A-4:00P 12/21 AC $58/$72NR

Lights & Sights

Discover the secrets of light! Break light into its parts, and put them back together to learn about waves and colors, explore reflection, refraction and diffraction, and make your own multi-colored sun catchers. We’ll make messages appear and disappear using colors and patterns that deceive the eye.
Ages 5-12
256036-06 F 9:00A-4:00P 12/28 AC $58/$72NR

Three-Day Brixology Camp

Learn about the exciting field of engineering as you and your team accomplish engineering-themed projects using your imagination and LEGO® bricks.
Ages 7-12
256036-07 W-F 9:00A-12:00P 1/2-1/4 AC $114/$143NR

 

 
 
Hours of Operation

Activity Center (AC)
6545 W. 151st Street

Monday - Friday: 6:00A-9:00P
Saturday: 7:00A-7:00P
Sunday: 12:00P-7:00P
913-685-6000

Rec Center at Hilltop (RC)
7720 W. 143rd Street
Monday-Friday: 5:30A-10:00P
Saturday: 7:00A-8:00P
Sunday: 8:00A-8:00P
913-685-6090

Sports Complex Office (SC)
9701 W. 137th Street

Monday-Friday: 8:00A-4:30P
913-685-6030

Administrative Offices
6545 W. 151st Street

Monday-Friday: 8:00A-4:30P
913-685-6000

Vision Statement:

"Enriching Lives, Strengthening a Spirit of Community"

Mission Statement:

"We will champion community and personal growth through dynamic lifelong recreation experiences."