Camp DCL

HoliDays Camps

December 20-22, 9AM-4PM

Kids will have the most wonderful time at our winter break camps in Lone Tree and Parker!

If your child enjoys cooking, building with LEGOs, creating works of art, holiday crafting, or science and bots, you’ll find a fun camp here.
Please bring your own nut-free lunch and water bottle. Snacks and all needed materials and supplies will be provided.
Lone Tree Camps

Lone Tree

Cooking & LEGO Camp

December 20, Ages 5-10, $75
Kids will love this festive day of fun! We’ll start the day exploring exciting seasonal tastes (all as local as possible) and mastering culinary skills that can be used at home. In the afternoon, we’ll re-create memorable moments from Dr. Seuss’s classic Grinch story with LEGOs. Campers will work together to build Whoville using LEGO bricks and mini-figures, as well as a sled or catapult for the Grinch to use. We’ll also play games, sing holiday songs, make LEGO ornaments to bring home, and craft a gift or two to place under the tree for loved ones. Facilitated by professionals from Sticky Fingers Cooking and Snapology. Bring your own nut-free lunch and water bottle.

Cooking & Art Camp

December 21, Ages 5-10, $75
This day of food and fun will spark creativity and the spirit of giving. We’ll start the day exploring exciting seasonal tastes (all as local as possible) and mastering culinary skills that can be used at home. In the afternoon, campers will follow along for a guided drawing of a speedy sled ride on heavy paper, completed with watercolor and some sparkle, and then paint and design a snowy polar bear using a wooden post and fabric scarf and hat—two gift-worthy works of art! Kids will also craft a gift or two to place under the tree for loved ones. Facilitated by professionals from Sticky Fingers Cooking and KidzArt. Bring your own nut-free lunch and water bottle.

Cooking & Crafts Camp

December 22, Ages 5-10, $75
It’s a full day of “creating” at this fun camp! In the morning, we’ll explore exciting seasonal tastes (all as local as possible) and master culinary skills that can be used in family kitchens. In the afternoon, we’ll make a magical cardboard "gingerbread" house (no sugar added!). Campers will construct and build their gingerbread house and add fun decorations to match a theme of their choosing, plus craft a gift or two to place under the tree for loved ones. Facilitated by professionals from Sticky Fingers Cooking and Craftsman & Apprentice. Bring your own nut-free lunch and water bottle.

Lone Tree 3-Day Camp Pack

December 20-22, Ages 5-10, $225
Kids will get a fully festive camp experience when they attend all three days. Each morning, they’ll explore exciting seasonal tastes and learn culinary skills they can put to use in family kitchens. Each afternoon, they’ll get creative with holiday-inspired projects: re-creating moments from Dr. Seuss’s classic Grinch story with LEGOs; having “snow much fun” drawing and painting; creating magical cardboard “gingerbread” houses; and crafting gifts to give. Facilitated by professionals from Sticky Fingers Cooking, Snapology, KidzArt, and Craftsman & Apprentice. Bring your own nut-free lunch and water bottle.
Parker Camps

Parker

Cooking & LEGO Camp

December 20, Ages 5-10, $75
Kids will love this festive day of fun! We’ll start the day exploring exciting seasonal tastes (all as local as possible) and mastering culinary skills that can be used at home. In the afternoon, we’ll re-create memorable moments from Dr. Seuss’s classic Grinch story with LEGOs. Campers will work together to build Whoville using LEGO bricks and mini-figures, as well as a sled or catapult for the Grinch to use. We’ll also play games, sing holiday songs, make LEGO ornaments to bring home, and craft a gift or two to place under the tree for loved ones. Facilitated by professionals from Sticky Fingers Cooking and Snapology. Bring your own nut-free lunch and water bottle.

Cooking & Art Camp

December 21, Ages 5-10, $75
This day of food and fun will spark creativity and the spirit of giving. We’ll start the day exploring exciting seasonal tastes (all as local as possible) and mastering culinary skills that can be used at home. In the afternoon, campers will follow along for a guided drawing of a speedy sled ride on heavy paper, completed with watercolor and some sparkle, and then paint and design a snowy polar bear using a wooden post and fabric scarf and hat—two gift-worthy works of art! Kids will also craft a gift or two to place under the tree for loved ones. Facilitated by professionals from Sticky Fingers Cooking and KidzArt. Bring your own nut-free lunch and water bottle.

Cooking & Science Camp

December 22, Ages 5-10, $75
A pinch of cooking and a dash of science make for a day of fun! We’ll start the day exploring exciting seasonal tastes (all as local as possible) and mastering culinary skills that can be used at home. In the afternoon, campers will design and build their own motorized, moving Bristle Bot. We’ll explore the science of circuits, electromagnetism, and motion, and also create a DrawBot. Then, campers will use their knowledge to engineer the perfect Robot Critter to take home. And kids will craft a gift or two to place under the tree for loved ones. Facilitated by professionals from Sticky Fingers Cooking and Science Matters. Bring your own nut-free lunch and water bottle.

Parker 3-Day Camp Pack

December 20-22, Ages 5-10, $225
Kids will get a fully festive camp experience when they attend all three days. Each morning, they’ll explore exciting seasonal tastes and learn culinary skills they can put to use in family kitchens. Each afternoon, they’ll get creative with holiday-inspired projects: re-creating moments from Dr. Seuss’s classic Grinch story with LEGOs; having “snow much fun” drawing and painting; designing and building Bristle Bots; and crafting gifts to give. Facilitated by professionals from Sticky Fingers Cooking, Snapology, KidzArt, and Science Matters. Bring your own nut-free lunch and water bottle.
A limited number of Camp DCL scholarships are available from the Douglas County Libraries Foundation for qualified applicants.