Kids & Community
To register online for BREC's Holiday camps, visit Webtrac.brec.org.

BREC Holiday Camps

Click the links below for Holiday Camp information.

Baton Rouge Zoo

3601 Thomas Road
225-775-3877
brzoo.org

SPRING ZOO CAMP

What could be more fun during spring break than hanging out with the animals? Zoo Camp includes guided walks through the Zoo and seasonally-themed games and crafts. Children will also have the opportunity to get up-close-and-personal with Zoo animals.
April 13-17 / 9 a.m.-4 p.m. / Ages: 6-12
$130 per child for East Baton Rouge Parish residents
$152 per child for out-of-parish residents
Early drop-off 7:30 a.m. + late pick-up 5:30 p.m., no additional fee
East Baton Rouge Parish Registration begins Feb. 22; Out-of-Parish Registration begins March 3

Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center

10503 N. Oak Hills Parkway
225-757-8905
brec.org/swamp
facebook.com/brecnaturecenter
bbswamp@brec.org

SWAMP BUSY BEE SPRING CAMP

Bring your child to Bluebonnet Swamp for two days of seasonal fun during the holiday breaks. They’ll be treated to nature-based activities such as arts and crafts, live animal encounters, hikes, games, and a themed afternoon snack. Campers will need to bring a bag lunch and drink each day. Camp pick-up and drop-off happens at the Education Building. Registration for each holiday camp begins on the first of the month prior.
April 13 + 14 / 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. / Ages: 7-12
$50 for East Baton Rouge Parish residents
$60 for out-of-parish residents Registration is required (max: 36 children) To register: webtrac.brec.org Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
More info: 225-757-8905 or sguidry@brec.org

BREC Art

Milton J. Womack Park
6201 Florida Blvd
jpoulter@brec.org
brec.org/BRECart

SPRING HOLIDAY ART CAMP

Campers will create springtime art projects in an atmosphere of fun and encouragement. Media includes paint, clay, watercolor, pastels and mixed media.

April 14-17 / 8 a.m.-5 p.m. / Ages: 7-10
$96 for East Baton Rouge Parish residents

$114 for out-of-parish residents To register: webtrac.brec.org
More info: robin.mcandrew@brec.org or 272-9200 EXT 1505

Farr Park Equestrian Center

6402 River Road
225-769-7805
brec.org/farr
facebook.com/BRECfarrpark

SPRING BREAK HOLIDAY CAMP

Spring break riding camp will teach your child basic horsemanship, horse care, crafts, and enjoying the outdoors. All campers will have their own horse and ride for a total of 1-2 hours per day.
April 13-15
8 a.m.-noon / late check out available until 1p.m. Ages: 6-10
$135 for East Baton Rouge Parish residents; Registration begins March 15
More info: frichards@brec.org or 225-769-7805

Highland Road Park Observatory

13800 Highland Road
225-768-9948
hrpo.org
observatory@brec.org

SPACE EXPLORATION CAMP (SPRING SESSION)

Campers review highlights of American space program via interactive demos and games. Each session has a theme with a core activity: the construction and launching of two model rockets.
April 14 + 15 / 8 a.m.-5 p.m. / Ages: 9-13
$55 per East Baton Rouge Parish resident
$66 per out-of-parish resident
To register: 225-768-9948 or webtrac.brec.org

Independence Park Theatre

7800 Independence Blvd
225-216-0660
theparktheatre.com
theatre@brec.org

SPRING POP-UP PUPPET THEATRE HOLIDAY CAMP

This immersive, week-long adventure will allow campers
the opportunity to perform in their very own puppet show. In addition, the young puppeteers will gain inspiration and knowledge from learning acting techniques that are unique
to puppeteering! The week will culminate in a sharing session for family and friends that will celebrate the campers’ unique creativity and their successful journey into the magical world of puppetry.
INDEPENDENCE GARDEN EVENT CENTER
April 13-17 / Ages: 8-15
$120 for East Baton Rouge Parish Residents
$144 for out-of-parish residents
More info: atemple@brec.org

Magnolia Mound

2161 Nicholson Dr.
225-343-4955
brec.org/magnoliamound
facebook.com/brecmagnoliamound

MAGNOLIA MOUND SPRING HOLIDAY CAMP 2020

Campers will explore early 19th century history and make
Spring-themed crafts. From touring the historic house to playing old fashioned games, campers will love learning about the past. The two-day camp will end with campers cooking in the open-hearth kitchen and visiting the museum store.
April 14-15
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Free before + after care from 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Ages: 7-12
$44 for East Baton Rouge Parish residents
$52.80 for out-of-parish residents; Registration deadline: April 8
To register: webtrac.brec.org or 225-343-4955

Recreation

OMGEE – KIDS ARE OUT HOLIDAY CAMP

BREC offers holiday camps, which are perfect for school vacations, filled with friends and fun activities. Holiday Camps follow local school schedules (School Schedules to be followed are City of Baker, City of Central, East Baton Rouge Parish Schools and City of Zachary). These camps offer a fun-filled variety of holiday themed recreational curriculum to include arts and crafts, guest speakers, passive and active
games, socialization with peers and much more. Must have 15 campers registered three weeks from start date.

Monday-Friday / 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Grades: Kindergarten-6th grade / $14 per day To register: webtrac.brec.org

Spring Break Camp - April 13-17

General Recreation: Ages 6-12

  • ANTIOCH BOULEVARD PARK
  • ANNA T. JORDAN COMMUNITY PARK
  • INDEPENDENCE COMMUNITY PARK
  • PERKINS ROAD COMMUNITY PARK
  • ZACHARY COMMUNITY PARK
  • BAKER PARK
  • NORTH SHERWOOD FOREST COMMUNITY PARK

Sunshine Camp Dates: Ages 6-10

  • NARIN DRIVE PARK

Teen Camp Dates: AGES 11-13 (14-15 BY REQUEST ONLY)

  • NORTH SHERWOOD FOREST COMMUNITY PARK


Tennis

Capital One Tennis Center at City-Brooks Community Park

1515 Dalrymple Dr.
225-343-3767 

SUPER TUESDAY TENNIS CAMP

This one-day camp includes tennis instruction and a visit to the splash pad (campers should bring change of clothes). Campers must bring their own lunch.
Feb. 25 / Tuesday / 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. / Ages: 5-16
$60 per person
Registration Deadline: Feb. 21 / $5 late fee
To register: 225-907-2897  or webtrac.brec.org

EASTER JR. TENNIS CAMP

This three-day camp includes tennis instruction and a visit to the splash pad (campers should bring change of clothes). Campers must bring their own lunch.
April 7-9 / Tuesday-Thursday / 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Ages: 5-16 / $150 per person
Registration Deadline: April 10 / $5 late fee
To register: 225-907-2897 or webtrac.brec.org

Highland Road Community Park Tennis Center

14024 Highland Road
225-766-0247

MARDI GRAS JR. TENNIS CAMP

Full-day campers must bring their own lunch.
February 24-28 / Monday-Friday
Full day: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
$40 per day or $175 for entire week
Half Day: 9-11:30 a.m.
$30 per day or $130 for entire week
Ages: 4-17
Registration Deadline: Feb. 22
To register: 225-278-3018 or webtrac.brec.org

EASTER JR. TENNIS CAMP

Full-day campers must bring their own lunch.
April 13-17 / Monday-Friday
Full day: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
$40 per day or $175 for entire week
Half Day: 9-11:30 a.m.
$30 per day or $130 for entire week
Ages: 4-17
Registration Deadline: April 11
To register: 225-278-3018 or webtrac.brec.org

Independence Community Park Tennis Center

7505 Independence Blvd.
225-923-2792

MARDI GRAS JR. TENNIS CAMP

Campers must bring their own lunch.
Feb. 24-26 / Monday-Wednesday
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. / Ages: 5-16 / $75 per person Registration Deadline: Feb. 21
To register: 225-216-9264 or webtrac.brec.org

SPRING BREAK JUNIOR TENNIS CAMP

Campers must bring their own lunch.
April 13-17
Monday-Thursday / 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday / 8:30-11:30 a.m.
Ages: 5-16 / $150 per person Registration Deadline: April 10
To register: 225-216-9264 or webtrac.brec.org

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