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Fun Winter Break Activities & Camps in Sparks

Looking for fun activities for your children during the Winter Break? Check out the following: 

CHRISTMAS CAPERS

Holiday activities are in store for those attending the annual Christmas Capers program. Their days will be filled with FUN including field trips, sports, games, crafts and more!   

WHO: Youth, Kindergarten – 6th grade
WHEN: Monday – Friday (unless otherwise noted)
ACTIVITY#/SECTION# DATES
312540 Section #1, 12/22

312540 Section #2, 12/26 – 12/29*

301540 Section #1, 1/2 – 1/5*

301540 Section #2, 1/8 – 1/12

TIME: 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: Recreation Gym
COST:  *$115/$96 Resident Discount Per Week (4-day weeks); $144 / $120 Resident Discount per week (5-day week)
DROP–IN: $43 / $36 Resident Discount per child per day (Also applies to 12/22). Drop-ins will be taken on a space available basis only beginning the Thursday before the week of desired attendance. Anything less than a full section is considered drop in. 

SCHEDULES: 

Week 1:  K-2nd grade; 3rd-6th grade

Week 2:  K-1st grade; 2nd-3rd grade; 4th-6th grade

Week 3:  K-1st grade; 2nd-3rd grade; 4th-6th grade

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NORTHERN NEVADA JUNIORS VOLLEYBALL CLUB (NNJ) WINTER BREAK CAMP

A great alternative to get in some activity during your Spring Break! Intensive instruction, lots of fun drills, and quality skill instruction.
WHO: Youth, 4 to 18 yrs.
WHEN: Tuesday- Thursday (Section #1) and Monday-Wednesday (Section #2)
ACTIVITY#/SECTION# DATES
601311 Section #1, 1/2 – 1/4

601311 Section #2, 1/8 – 1/10

TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

WHERE: NNJ Facility, 1575 Linda Way #101

COST: $119 / $99 Resident Discount

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DIVE-IN FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT

Gather your family and enjoy swimming and a movie at the Alf Sorensen Community Center on Saturday, December 30, 2017. The fun begins with swimming from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. followed by a movie. The featured film will be “Beauty and the Beast” (rated PG). Lounge in an inner tube or chairs will be available for those who want to watch the movie from the pool deck. The cost is $10 per person which includes an inner tube.

Pre-register for the Dive-In Family Movie Night by December 28 at the Alf Sorensen Community Center, 1400 Baring Blvd. or call (775) 353-2385. Questions? Email recinfo@cityofsparks.us. Early registration is advised as space is limited.

Special thanks to Port of Subs for sponsoring this first-time event. 

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LIFEGUARD TRAINING

Are you age 15 or older and interested in becoming a lifeguard? You can become a certified lifeguard through the Sparks Parks and Recreation Department’s American Red Cross Lifeguard Training program. Class runs from January 2 – January 6, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Cost is only $90 / $75 Resident Discount. Students who complete the course will receive an American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED certificate valid for two years.   Call 775.353.2385 to enroll. Questions? email solson@cityofsparks.us.

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SWIMMING AT ALF SORENSEN POOL, 1400 Baring Blvd.

Don’t forget about open swim at the Alf Sorensen Community Center during the Winter Break: Monday – Thursday, 1:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m., Monday and Wednesday, 7:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. and Saturday, 1:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. The cost is $3 for youth (under 18 yrs.), $5 for Adults (18 yrs. to 54 yrs.), $4 for Seniors (55 yrs. & older) and $15 per Family (4 kids, 2 adults).

 

REGISTER HERE

Questions? Call (775) 353.2376 or email recinfo@cityofsparks.us