Keeping the kids busy on President's Day
Looking to keep your kiddos busy on President's Day? Many of the region's most kid-friendly venues are offering special one-day camps on Monday, Feb. 15. The programs are ideal for working parents or kids looking for a new adventure.
We've rounded up the details for some of our favorite spots but recommend checking with your kid's favorite hangout or local rec center. Remember most of these events require preregistration.
Age: kindergarten through 5th grade
Cost: $60 members; $65 non-members
Activities/theme: Myth Busters-Campers will use science experiments to get to the bottom of several myths and urban legends.
Address: 333 West Broad St. Columbus, 43215
For more information: http://www.cosi.org/families/camp-cosi or 614-228-2674
Camp Now and Then at Ohio State University's Recreation and Physical Activity Center
Age: kindergarten through 12-years-old
Cost: $31 members; $38fornon-members
Activities/theme: Campers will enjoy sports, games, crafts, swimming and other activities. Campers should bring a lunch and snacks and a swimsuit and towel.
Address: 337 W. 17th Ave., Columbus, 43210
For more information: recsports.osu.edu/community-programs/youth-and-family-programs/school-break-camps or 614-292-7611
Art with Anna Mini-camp
Activities/theme: Campers will make a presidential-themed art piece.
Address: 420 N. Cassidy Ave., Bexley, 43209
For more information: artwithanna.com or 614-252-1881