With summer holidays around the corner, this season give your kids a chance of a lifetime by enrolling them into a fun, innovative and informative camps happening in the city. Asklaila gives you the low-down of the summer camps from adventure-packed to wildlife, the camps are yours for the picking!
For wildlife outings and nature awareness, do check out Gerry Martin’s wildlife workshops. In addition to these workshops, he conducts camps at a farmhouse at Sarjapur Road, and other fun- filled outings at Western Ghats and wildlife sanctuaries. The camps start from 29-30 March, 3-4 May, 10-11 May & 24-25 May. For more details, call 9886169698 for details.
Enjoy trekking? Then, do visit the Society for Promotion of Adventure & Nature Awareness (SPAN). They conduct trekking and camping trips. In addition to this, nature-oriented leadership camps are held. Fore more details contact: 9845188991.
Yet another camp worth checking out is the Sportz Village which specialises in adventure-based summer camps for children between the ages of 8-16 years. There are loads of activities to choose from like golf, river rafting, rock climbing, jungle safari, football and volley, amongst many others. For details call Vidya at 9901846731/41460901/ 9901442607.
Want to experience more outdoor activities like hiking, rock climbing, parasailing, rafting and camping, then get in touch with Nature Admire , The Karnataka Mountaineering Association , Gethnaa and Spark.
For an effective way to discover talents and leadership qualities, enter Geniekids Annual Summer Camp. It starts from 31st March-30 May, and are for kids between the ages of 3-16. Furthermore, you can call 25202510/41161575/9845045833 for more information.
Fun Flare Kidz, is yet another place, where your creative skills, amongst others can be honed in on from their arts & crafts, creative writing, origami, quizzing and painting are some of the gleeful activities conducted here. This starts from April 7th to May 7th, and is located at BTM 2nd stage. Those interested can call 9902803471/ 9740211775 for further queries.
Similarly, Creative Summer Camp is on, (8-18 April) where kids can learn to make greeting cards, photo frames, letter boxes, racks, gift baskets and jewellery boxes. Contact Priya Gupta at 9845026883 for details. Active Canvas , too, is organising special creative sessions called “Multiple Intelligences”. Astuteness of kids (6-8 Years) like verbal, logical, physical, musical and natural will be challenged and enhanced. Camp starts from 14-25 April, and for more information call 41609122, or simply log on to their website.
Young film enthusiasts, can enrol themselves into a two-week summer film camp starting on 7th April. Over at the Junior Film Camp, one can learn all aspects of film-making like scripting, direction and editing. The location is Lal Bagh , and for details call 9243422797.
For a complete healthy food experience, enrol at the “Nutritious Summer Camp” organised by Dr Priya Jain. This camp is for kids between the ages of 4-12 years, and the setting is at Jayanagar. The first batch starts on 1st April, and the second will be on 16th April. For more information call 9343209886.
So what are you waiting for? Get set to make this a memorable summer! Happy camping, kids!