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Multi-activity summer camps in Dubai 2017

Try these summer camps to keep kids busy this summer

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Blossom Early Learning Centre
Name of camp:
Blossom Camp, Academic City
Age range: Two years to six years old.
Camp dates: July 2 to August 24.
Camp timings: 8am-5pm, 8.30am-4pm (Ramadan timings).
Fees: 8am-1pm: Dhs180 per day; Dhs790 per week; 8am-3pm: Dhs210 per day, Dhs890 per week; 8am-5pm: Dhs240 per day, Dhs990 per week.
Application deadline: No last date.
Kids need to bring: Sunscreen, swimsuits and hats.
Sibling discounts: N/A
Activities: A variety of theme will be in place, around which activities for each week will be based. Themes will include Beach Buddies, Down in the Deep Blue Sea, Wild West, Farm Yard Rain Forest, Roaming in the Jungle, Moment in Time, Discovering Dinosaurs, Mad Scientist, Space Exploration, Fairytale land, Party in the Swamp and Noble Royalty.
Blossom Early Learning centre (Blossom Academic City), Block 12, Dubai Academic City, enrolbelc@blossomchildren.com (04 421 4458). Blossom Camps will also be held at the nursery’s branches in Dubai Marina, Downtown Dubai, Mudon and Burj Nursery in Umm Al Sheif. covering the same dates and time periods.

Blossom Village Nursery
Camp name:
Passports.
Age range: One year to six years old.
Camp dates: July 2 to August 24.
Camp timings: 8am-5pm.
Fees: 8am-1pm: Dhs180 per day; Dhs790 per week; 8am-3pm: Dhs210 per day, Dhs890 per week; 8am-5pm: Dhs240 per day, Dhs990 per week.
Application deadline: No last date.
What should kids bring to the camp? Water bottle, spare clothes and a copy of their Emirates ID.
Sibling discounts: Five percent sibling discount.
Activities: From a Wild West Farm Yard to a Luxurious Regal Ball, children will be actively involved in the party set up along with swimming, baking, crafts, mini Olympics and more.
Villa 43, Al Ragay St., Umm Suqeim 1, registrarbv@theblossomnursery.com (04 394 8837; 055 552 1089).

Cloud 7 Creative Centre
Name of camp:
Cloud 7 Summer Camp.
Age range: Four to ten years old.
Camp dates: June 25 to September 7.
Camp timings: Sun-Thu 10am-3pm.
Fees: Dhs140 per day, Dhs650 per week.
Application deadline: No last date.
Kids need to bring: Kids are advised to bring a change of clothes in case they get messy and snacks if they have special dietary requirements.
Siblings discount: Not available.
Activities: The programme includes arts and crafts, food activities, yoga, groove time, mad science.
Second floor, Level Kids, CityWalk, info@cloud7dubai.com (04 510 8317).

Cheeky Monkeys Playland
Camp name:
Summer Camp 2017.
Age range: Two to eight years old.
Camp dates: Dates to be confirmed. Call for details.
Camp timings: 9am-1pm.
Fees: Dhs125 per day.
Kids need to bring: An extra set of clothes.
Application deadline: Application deadline not yet confirmed.
Siblings discount: Not available.
Activities: Arts and crafts, Little Einstein, dance class, little chef, mess play, interactive games, one hour softplay.
Various locations, including: Al Barsha Mall, Al Barsha 2, events@cheekymonkeys.com (04 347 4720).

Dubai Holiday Camps (various venues)
Name of camp:
Dubai Holiday Camps.
Age range: Two to 14 years old.
Camp dates: June 25 to August 24.
Camp timings: Dubai International Academy: 8am-2pm; Collegiate American School: 8am-2pm, 8am-5pm; Deira International School: 8am-2pm; Dubai Stars Sportsplex; 10am-4pm; Raffles Lakes Nursery: 8am-2pm.
Fees: Dubai International Academy: Dhs200 (per day); Collegiate American School: Dhs200 (8am-2pm), Dhs225 (8am-5pm); Deira International School: Dhs170 (per day); Dubai Stars Sportsplex (Dhs170 per day); Raffles Lakes Nursery (Dhs200 per day). Weekly and monthly rates available upon request.
Application deadline: No closing date.
Kids need to bring: Swimming costume, towel, change of clothes, lunch/snack and water bottle.
Sibling discounts: 20 percent off.
Activities: Activities for three to four year-olds; Bouncy castles, mini dodgeball, music and movement, arts and crafts, games, musical chairs, role plays, movie time, mini olympics, aquatic fun, sensory play, cooking class, brain gym, face painting, singing, colouring, storytelling, ball skills, talent show, gymnastics ( this is not always available). For five-14 year-olds; Football, aquatic fun, archery, basketball, dodgeball, tennis, climbing wall (inflatable), water polo, martial arts, touch rugby, street hockey, gymnastics, table tennis, table football, fitness for kids, excursions (not included in camp fee), dance, drama, arts and crafts, face painting, computers, cooking classes, team building, games and more.
Dubai Holiday Camps, 2501 Smart Heights Tower, TECOM, Dubai, admin@dubaiholidaycamps.com (04 420 3732).

East Sports Management (ESM)
Name of camp:
ESM Holiday Camps
Age range: Two years to 18 years.
Camp dates: June 25 to August 31.
Camp timings: 9am-1.30pm.
Fees: From Dhs420-700 (per week), Dhs150-250 (per day) depending upon venue.
Application deadline: Bookings open until the last week.
Kids need to bring: Swimwear, towel, lunch, snacks, water bottle.
Sibling discounts: 10 percent discount on siblings for weekly bookings.
Other discounts: 30 percent off weekly bookings registered and paid online.
Activities: Swimming, football, mini cricket, arts and crafts, obstacle course, basketball, bouncy castles, musical games, dodgeball, relay races, fun and games, water polo, rugby, team building, talent shows, quiz time and more.
Camps held across various venues, including Jumeirah Primary School. Apex Atrium Office 315, Motor City, jimmy@esm.ae (04 369 7817).

Extreme Fun Play ‘N’ Party
Name of camp:
Extreme Fun Summer Camp.
Age range: Three to eight years old.
Camp dates: June 25 to September 8
Camp timings: 10am-2pm.
Fees: Dhs120 per day, Dhs500 (for five days, including kids’ meal).
Application deadline: No closing date.
Kids need to bring: Socks, and extra clothes.
Siblings discount: Ten percent discount.
Activities: Play area, dance class, arts and crafts, cooking, science experiments, puppet show, magic show, storytelling, cooking, team games.
Extreme Fun Motor City, opposite The Ribon, Motor City, motorcity@extremefunuae.com (04 452 5543).

Fairmont Falcons Kids’ Club
Name of camp:
Fairmont Falcons Kids' Club Summer Camp
Age range: Three years to 15 years
Camp dates: June 18 to August 24.
Camp timings: Sun-Wed 10.30am-7.30pm; Thursday and Friday 10.30am-9pm.
Fees: One day camp: Dhs180 per child; Three day camp: Dhs430 per child; Five day camp: Dhs610 per child.
Application deadline: No last day.
Kids need to bring: Nothing required.
Sibling discounts: Ten percent sibling or return guest discount.
Activities: June 18 to June 22: Music and Movement, June 25 to June 29: Delightful Designs, July 2 to July 6: Treasure Hunters, July 9 to July 13: Construction, July 16 to July 20: Birds, Bugs and Flowers, July 30 to August 3: Space Discovery, August 6 to August 10: Island Paradise, August 13 to August 17: Jungle Safari, August 20 to August 24: Under The Sea; Cooking every Thursday; Ice Cream party every Tuesday.
Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, keilagh.vlahakis@fairmont.com (04 457 3331).

Funky Monkeys Playland
Camp name:
Kids Summer Camp.
Age range: Three to 11 years old.
Camp dates: June 25 to August 24.
Camp timings: Sat-Thu 9.30am-1.30pm (half-day camp); Sat-Thu 9.30am-5.30pm.
Fees: Dhs450 per week (half-day camp); Dhs550 per week (full-day camp).
Kids need to bring: One spare uniform and water bottles.
Application deadline: June 20.
Siblings discount: Ten percent discount per week.
Activities: Cooking, arts and crafts, dance personality development, educational sessions, etiquette and manners, soft play and laser games, air hockey foosball, physical activities, interaction games, magic show, storytelling, movie time, kids healthy meal, breakfast, lunch, snacks.
Funky Monkeys Playland, Al Wasl Center, Sheikh Zayed Road, divya@funkymonkeysuae.com (050 181 6554).

GEMS Nations Academy
Name of camp:
iD Tech.
Age range: Seven-years old to 17-years-old.
Camp dates: July 2 to August 10.
Camp timings: 9am-5pm (week day).
Fees: Dhs2,900
Application deadline: June 20.
Kids need to bring: Food.
Siblings discount: Dhs180.
Activities:
Ages seven to nine: Adventures in Game Design, Minecraft Adventures in Scratch Programming; Ages ten to 12: Coding 101 DIY, Build your own laptop and learn coding, intro to java coding, modding with Minecraft and Forge; Ages 13 to 17: Coding and development 101 DIY, build your own laptop and code with Python Robotics Engineering and more.
Gems Nations Academy, Al Barsha 1, dubai@iDTech.com (050 342 6917).

Kings School Al Barsha, Dubai and Nad Al Sheba
Name of camp:
Kings’ & Ecoventure Summer Camp
Age range: Four years to 12 years.
Camp dates: July 2 to August 31.
Camp timings: 8.30am-2pm.
Fees: Multi-activity programme Dhs650 per week (early bird), Dhs750 per week, Dhs200 per day; Lego coding and robotics program Dhs850 per week (early bird), Dhs950 per week.
Application deadline: No last day.
Kids need to bring: Packed lunch, snacks, hat, water bottle, comfortable clothes and shoes. Swimwear and towel on swimming days, closed toe shoes on climbing days.
Sibling discounts: 15 percent off sibling bookings.
Activities: Rock climbing, kayaking, archery, pool games, fun science, performing arts, arts and crafts, team building challenges, sensory trails, baking, STEM challenges, sports and fitness, trampolines, building & making, Lego robotics and coding.
Kings’ School in Al Barsha (Al Barsha south), Dubai (Umm Suqeim 3) and Nad Al Sheba; holidaycamps@ecoventure.ae (04 455 8777).

Kids HQ
Camp name:
Kids HQ Summer Camp
Age range: Two years to eight years old.
Camp dates: June 25 to September 7.
Camp timings: 9am-1pm.
Fees: Dhs85 per day, Dhs350 per week, Dhs3,500 per term.
Application deadline: June 20.
Kids need to bring: Snacks and socks.
Sibling discounts: Ten percent sibling discount.
Activities: Arts and crafts, gym time, circle time, storytelling, science class, cookie decorating, movie time, sand art and more.
Kids HQ, Umm Suqeim Road, Al Barsha 2, fun@kidshq.ae (04 379 4233).

Le Petit Palais Dubai
Camp name:
Le Petit Palais Summer Camp.
Age range: Three to ten years old.
Camp dates: June 25 to September 7.
Camp timings: Weekdays, 10am-3pm.
Fees: Dhs130 per day (members, lunch included), Dhs600 per week (lunch included); Dhs140 per day (non-members), Dhs650 per week (non-members).
Application deadline: No deadline.
Kids need to bring: A change of clothes and snacks if they have any dietary requirements.
Siblings discount: Not available.
Second level, Galeries Lafayette, Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, info@lepetitpalaisdubai.com (04 382 7333).

Le Méridien Family Kids Club
Name of camp:
Le Méridien Family Kids Club Summer Camp.
Age range: Six years to 12 years old.
Camp dates: July 2 to August 17.
Camp timings: Sun-Thu 9am-2pm.
Fees: Dhs190 per child (per day); Dhs850 per child (per week. Discounts available for Club Mina members and hotel guests.
Application deadline: Apply as soon as possible.
What should kids bring to the camp? Packed lunch.
Sibling discounts: Not available.
Activities: The extensive programme include pool games, lifeguard training, watersports, environmental awareness and football coaching with an FA Level 2 Football coach, arts and crafts sessions, fitness classes hosted by qualified personal trainers, ocean safety lessons with trained instructors and tips on how to create healthy snacks with professional chefs.
Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Marina, Umm Suqeim, 01895.clubmina@starwoodhotels.com (04 318 1315).

Little Stream Nursery
Camp name:
Little Campers.
Age range: One to six years old.
Camp dates: July 9 to August 31.
Camp timings: 8am-3pm.
Fees: Dhs850 (8am-1pm); Dhs1,000 (8am-3pm).
Application deadline: July 1.
Kids need to bring: Water bottle, snack and lunch, diapers, extra set of clothes for Splash days, swimming diapers, sun screen, towel, swimsuit.
Sibling discounts: 15 percent.
Activities: The nursery offers a whole host of activities for youngsters to enjoy, such as football, gymnastics, science experiments, gardening, music and movement, messy play, movie time, Splash and cooking.
Street 14A, Villa 87, Almanara, Jumeirah, hello@littlestreamnursery.com (056 567 8282).

Wonder Years Nursery
Camp name:
Wonder Years Nursery Summer Camp.
Age range: Six months to four years old.
Camp dates: July 2 to August 24.
Camp timings: 8am-1pm, 8am-3.30pm, 8am-5.30pm.
Fees: 8am-1pm: Dhs150 (daily rate), Dhs700 (weekly rate); 8am-3.30pm: Dhs200 (daily rate), Dhs950 (weekly rate); 8am-5.30pm; Dhs250 (daily rate), Dhs1,200 (weekly rate).
Kids need to bring: Snacks, lunch, extra clothing. Milk, diapers, wipes and nappy cream.
Application deadline: Applications can be made while the camp is ongoing, depending on availability of places.
Siblings discounts: Not available.
Activities: The camp provides a wide variety of activities including arts and crafts, music and movement, face painting, sensory garden, mud kitchen, playdough, construction corner, a roleplay area to let young imaginations run free, plus mini chefs and Splashtastic.
Dubai Sports City, admin@wonderyearsnursery.com (04 368 5600).


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