Easter Holiday Camps

With the Easter holidays just around the corner, you might be wondering how you’re going to keep the little ones entertained. Well, help is at hand! We’ve done the hard work for you, and pulled together a pretty comprehensive listing of the Easter holiday camps and workshops that are going on in the area. Although we can’t say that we’ve tried all these out personally, they all come on recommendation and your kids are sure to have a lot of fun! If you know of any more, please do get in touch and let us know.

Don’t forget to also check out our separate guide to Easter Family Activities & Events to see what’s on for families to enjoy together over the holidays.

 

Activ Camps

For children aged 4 to 14 years.

These camps take place at Barn Elms Sports Trust, Queen Elizabeth Walk in Barnes and at Barnes Sports Club, Lonsdale Road in Barnes. Children will enjoy fun-packed multi-activity camps run by fully trained, enthusiastic staff who create a happy and safe environment. Every day is full of fun activities, including dodgeball, motor sports, inflatables, water slides, indoor rock climbing, swimming, crazy crash mats, foam stick hockey, archery… the list goes on and on.

The camps take place weekdays (excluding bank holidays) between 3rd – 21st April, from 8.30am-4.30pm (9.00am-1.00pm for 4 year olds), with a free extension until 5.30pm available on request. The cost is £37.00 per day (£25.00 for 4 year olds), with various discounts available. You can book via their website.

 

Annabel Croft Tennis Academy

For children aged 4 to 13 years.

These camps take place at the National Tennis Centre, Priory Lane in Roehampton. Children will enjoy a fantastic mix of technical learning, footwork drills and match play exercises, as well as lots of opportunities to play some of ACTA’s favourite tennis games.

The camps take place weekdays between 3rd – 13th April, from 10.00am-1.00pm. The cost is £40.00 per day for 4-6 year olds and £50.00 per day for 7-13 year olds, with a discount available for booking a whole week. For more information or to book, please call 020 3170 8393 or email claire@annabelcrofttennis.com.

 

Barnes Cricket Club

For children aged 6 to 15 years.

These camps take place at Barnes Cricket Club, Lonsdale Road in Barnes. Children will enjoy five action-packed days of cricket delivered by one of the largest coaching teams in London. Boys and girls of all abilities welcome.

The camps take place between 10th – 14th April, from 10.00am-3.00pm. The cost is £150.00 for the week, with a sibling discount available. You can download a registration form from their website.

 

Barnes Film Academy

For children aged 8 to 14 years.

This five-day workshop takes place at Barnes Sports Club, Lonsdale Road in Barnes. Children will get involved in all aspects of filming and being on a production site – brainstorming ideas for the narrative and plot-line, designing costumes and looks of the characters, creating the lines of their own characters and, fundamentally, enjoying themselves! All students have the opportunity to be behind as well as in front of the camera, and to learn and utilise professional camera, sound and filmmaking equipment. No previous experience is required.

The five-day workshop takes place between 3rd – 7th April, from 9.00am-4.00pm. The cost is £450.00 for the week, including a £150.00 non-refundable deposit. For more information or to book, please email mickey@barnesfilmacademy.com.

 

Barnes Tennis Club

For children aged 3 to 10 years.

These camps take place at Barnes Tennis Club, Lonsdale Road in Barnes. are a great way to introduce children to sport in a fun environment. Each session includes coaching, team games and play.

The camps take place weekdays between 3rd – 13th April, with different time slots for different age groups: 3-4yrs 9.15-10.00am; 5-10yrs 10.00am-12.00pm. The daily cost also varies by age group: 3-4yrs £7.00; 5-10yrs £15.00, with a sibling discount available. For more information or to book, please email Jane Bonner.

 

Best Tennis

For children aged 3 to 14 years.

These camps take place at Barn Elms Sports Trust, Queen Elizabeth Walk in Barnes. They offer fun packed tennis camps with a combination of technical learning, matchplay and games. Older children can book the whole day, which will include tennis with netball. Player to coach ratios are always kept low.

The camps take place weekdays between 3rd – 13th April, with different time slots for different ages groups: 3-5yrs 10.00-10.45am; 5-8yrs 11.00am-1.00pm; 8-14yrs 1.00-3.00pm (or from 10.00am to include netball too). The cost also varies by age group: 3-5yrs £44.00/£55.00 per week; 5-8yrs £88.00/£110.00 per week; 8-14yrs £88.00/£110.00 (£120.00/£150.00 to include netball) per week, depending on whether it is a four or five day week. You can book via their website.

 

Excel Sports

For children aged 4 to 12 years.

These camps take place at Kings House Sports Ground, Riverside Drive in Chiswick (just the other side of Chiswick Bridge). They offer wonderful, safe, action-packed multi-sports camps, with superb tuition delivered by professional sports coaches who are also great fun! Sports include tennis, football, rugby, cricket, rounders, athletics and more.

The camps take place between 3rd – 13th April, from 9.00am-3.00pm with half day options available from 9.00-11.30am or 12.30-3.00pm. The daily cost is £35.00 with a discount available for booking a whole week; half-days cost £18.00. You can download a booking form from their website, and they are happy for people to show up on the day as long as there is space.

 

Fit For Sport

For children aged 4 to 12 years.

These camps takes place at Barnes Primary School, Cross Street in Barnes and at Sheen Mount Primary School in West Temple Sheen. They are a great way for children to keep active, have fun, make new friends, try something new and take part in a whole range of activities and sports.

The camps take place weekdays between 3rd – 13th April, from 9.30am-4.30pm with the option to extend from 8.00am-6.00pm (Barnes) or 8.30am-5.30pm (East Sheen), or a half day option for younger children from 9.30am-1.00pm. The basic daily cost is £27.00-£32.00 (£20.25-£24.00 for a half-day). You can book via their website.

 

Friends Of Barnes Common

For Key Stage 1 & Key Stage 2 children

These camps take place on Barnes Common or at Vine Road Recreation Ground. They are great outdoor sessions, with the theme of ‘getting ready for the growing season’. Activities will include making a hurdle fence, sowing seeds, helping pollinators, making bee hotels, and lots more. Dress for mess and outdoor fun!

The camps take place on the 5th & 6th April, from 10.15am-12.15/1.15pm. They are FREE but you need to book – email Sharon at education@barnescommon.org.uk.

 

KOOSA Kids

For children aged 4 to 13 years.

These camps take place at Shene Sports Centre, Park Avenue in East Sheen. The focus is about having as much fun as possible, with a huge programme of activities on offer, to suit both the sporty and more creative child. Activities include go karts, golf, relay races, clay moulding, painting, drama sessions and lots more.

The camps take place weekdays between 3rd – 13th April, from 10.00am-4.00pm, with the option to extend from 8.15am-6.00pm. The basic daily cost is £19.75, with a discount available for booking the whole week. If you have three children, the 3rd child goes absolutely free! You can book via their website or by calling 01276 21884 / 0845 094 2322.

 

The Little Gym Chiswick

For children aged 3 to 12 years.

These camps take place at The Little Gym, Hartington Road in Chiswick (just off the A316). More details coming soon.

The camps take place on weekdays between 5th – 13th April. For more information or to book, call 020 8994 3729 or email chiswick@thelittlegym.eu.

 

Mad Science

For children aged 4 to 11 years.

These camps take place at the Chiswick Community School, Burlington Lane in Chiswick. Look no further for mega marvellous, mind-blowing experiments for your mini Mad Scientists, where the main aim is to have lots of fun!

The camps take place between 3rd – 7th April, from 10.00am-3.00pm. The cost is £36.00 per day, with various discounts available. You can book via the Mad Science website.

 

Mampara Dance

These camps take place at St Osmond’s Hall, Castelnau in Barnes. Camps combine dance and cheerleading with roles and activities to suit every level of fitness and physique, from stunts to tumbling to dance. The fourth day is show day! They’re a fantastic way to develop self confidence, discipline, creative thinking, team work, positivity, musicality, coordination, strength and so much more.

The camps take place between 10th – 13th April, from 9.30am-3.00pm. The cost is £42.00 per day or £135.00 for all four days. For more information or to book, email natalie@mamparadance.com or call 07866 833040.

Masquerade

For children aged 4-6 years.

These holiday workshops take place at St Osmund’s Primary School, Church Road in Barnes. 4-6 year olds will enjoy Lion King Jr, singing the sensational songs of this smash hit musical, dancing the rhythmical dances, and exploring all the wonderful characters. Children aged 7+ years will enjoy a supercalafraglistic workshop based on the hit musical Mary Poppins, ‘stepping in time’ to explore dances and songs such as Chim Chim Cheree and Supercalafragalistic, as well as the infamous characters.

The workshops take place on the 10th & 11th April, from 10.00am-1.00pm (4-6yrs) or from 10.00am-3.00pm (7+yrs). The cost is £55.00 (4-6yrs) or £75.00 (7+yrs), with sibling discounts available. You can book via their website.

 

Rocks Lane

For children from 3 to 16+ years.

These camps take place at Rocks Lane Multi-Sport Centre in Barnes. There are a huge range of tennis, football and multi-sports camps on offer for all abilities.

The camps take place weekdays between 3rd – 13th April, at various times ranging from 2-5.5 hours long. Rocks Lane operates a ‘holiday credits’ scheme whereby you purchase credits up front then call to book onto a specific course. Credits range from £6.50 each (when buying 40) to £11.00 each (when buying 1), and camps range from 2 to 5 credits. For more information see their website, or to book call 020 8876 8330.

 

Wild Education

For children aged 5 to 11 years.

These camps takes place on Barnes Common (meet at the Vine Road Recreation Ground car park). Children will have a ‘wild’ time having fun, making new friends, learning life skills and being out in the fresh air getting muddy!

The two-day camp takes place on the 12th & 13th April, from 10.00am-2.00pm. The cost is £60.00 for both days. You can book via their website. If Barnes is full, they also run the camps in Twickenham.

 

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