Term 3 is about to come to an end and the school holidays will be upon us soon. Many schools and places have awesome holiday programmes planned out. We’ve got this roundup just for you! Have a look at it and see which one is best for your kids. Remember to keep checking back as we add in more as they become available.
Art Course For Children
9th – 13th December
Bring your kid’s artistic side to life these holidays! Angela Hawkins will be running a five-lesson art course for children aged 9-12 years. Children will learn skills like painting and texture over the five days from 9:30am to 10:30am.
For more information, contact her at [email protected]
Bala Holiday School
9th- 13th December
Price: P600 for the week for a half-day or P850 for the week for a full day.
This holiday school is for kids aged between 3-13. There is going to be cooking, P.E, painting and a Christmas party. The programme is from 8-12:30 or 8-16:00 for the full-day option.
Get in touch with them on 75 654 759
Lobatse and Maun
9th -14th December in Lobatse for P2500
15th- 20th December in Maun for P3800
Join Camp Botswana for a fun-filled week of non-stop activities whilst camping with new friends. This adventure is designed for children aged 6-16 years.
All meals and snack are included. As well as camping, all the fun activities and transport. If you do both weeks, Lobatse and Maun, the cost is P5000.
Botswana is the ONLY place to be this holiday. To book your child’s spot call Avril on 77 728 644 or email them on [email protected]
9th – 20th December
6th – 10th of January.
Price: Half day: 7 am – 1 pm/ P80.00 per day per child. Full day: 7:00 – 17:00/ P100.00 per day per child.
Both Cinderella locations are helping those working parents by having a full day option. They’re open Monday to Friday. They have some great themes. Week 1 is summertime fun. Week 2 is Christmas, Christmas and more Christmas. In January their theme is books and storytime.
Price: P600 for the week or P150 per day
Dibini’s holiday programme is one of the best around! Comprised of arts & crafts, games, sports, reading stories and of course dance. Every child that goes enjoys the playtime with friends.
Suitable for ages 3-8. Time is 7:30-13:00.
You must sign-up before the end of term because Sanne buys items for the holiday programme early. Generally, this holiday programme is full.
For more details contact Sanne at 77 103 628. You must sign by email onn [email protected]
Drama, Dance, Art and Sensory Camp
9th-13th of December
16th to 20th of December
Price: P350 per day
This is a programme for kids aged 4 to 9 years of age. It has dancing, baking, arts and crafts. It also singing, treasure hunts, and the ball pool. As well as sensory and movement programs.
Call 391 8812 for more information.
9th-13th of December
Price: P875 for 1 child. There is an early bird special of P775, which expires on 30th November
Excel Golf have a kids camp for golfing beginners and children with experience. The golf equipment, water and a snack are provided. This is for kids aged 5-16. The camp runs from 9:00 -12:00.
Call Mpho on 71 662 863 for more information.
9th – 13th December
6th- 10th January
Price: P100 a day
The Jack and Jill team always offer an all-rounded program to keep your younger children happy. The first week’s theme is all about Christmas and January’s theme is based on animals.
They also will do lots of fun activities like baking, painting, crafts, dress up, water play, mud play, and colouring.
Students over 2 and under the age of 6, from any nursery school, are welcome to attend. It runs from 8:00 -13:00.
15th – 22nd December
The Chalkboard together with GloBUNTU and BOMA Conference Solution will be running a holiday masterclass for young writers from ages 7 – 15 years. The workshop will be run with Beatrice Achaleke, an accomplished author of 23 books and multiple award winner with one of here young authors. Through this workshop, your child could be one of those young authors whose book is used in schools.
The fee covers individual coaching, book concept, and design, editing, photoshoot, cover design and meals. Payments can be done in two installments.
The workshop runs from 10:00 to 16:00
For more information and registration call +267 76 753 097 or email [email protected]
16th -20th December
6th- 10th of January
Price: P100 per day
The Honeycomb Hub has a fun-filled Christmas crafts camp in December. They’re also doing an activity camp in January too. The camps run from 9:00 to 12:00. An early drop off and late pick up can be arranged.
Give them a ring on 75 935 900.
9th- 13th December
Peo Mela always has a wonderful holiday programme. The theme is all things Christmas.
Price: P50 per day
This programme is always well attended, so book in fast. They’re open between 7:30 and 12:30. Children and siblings from other schools are also welcome.
Call Peo Mela on 395 9178 for more information.
Kids Yoganastics Camp
Awa Gymnasium near UB
3rd-23rd of December
Price: P100 per day or P400 per week
Advent is fantastic and he always has a fun-filled holiday camp. This one includes gymnastics, yoganastics, arts and crafts, soccer and much more. Bring your own snacks and drinks.
This camp runs from 8:30- 12:30.
Call 73 252 898 for more information.
Playdough Fun with Anisa
We don’t know much about this one, but it looks like a fun morning. Let your kids go and make rainbow playdough for the morning. They come home with their creations. This is for 4-year-olds plus. It’s from 10:00- 11:00.
Call Anisa on 71 860 043 for more information.
We hope you’ve found some activity gems to keep your children having fun this upcoming holiday. If we’ve missed any in our December 2019 holiday programmes roundup please let us know and we’ll add them.
Otherwise, as always, please share the roundup with your friends to keep them in the know.
** Our holiday roundup is proudly sponsored by Toys R Us Botswana **