How are you spending winter and spring break? CREATE has got you covered!

CREATE Arts Center offers winter break and spring break art camps that align with Montgomery County Public Schools and DC Public Schools break schedules, along with the breaks of a variety of private and charter schools. Campers spend each day working on a variety of art projects, including painting, drawing, sculpture, collage, and more! Flexible day-by-day registration is available.

Read below for more information about dates, prices, and policies. Learn more about a typical day of art camp.

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IMG_58692019 Winter Break Art Camp Information and Schedule

Winter Break Camp Schedule:

  • Monday. December 23
  • Tuesday, December 24 (There will be no aftercare on 12/24)
  • Thursday, December 26
  • Friday, December 27
  • Monday, December 30
  • Tuesday, December 31 (There will be no aftercare on 12/31)

Ages 6-12 (5 year olds who are enrolled in kindergarten may register as well). Ages 13-14 can register as CITs with an interview, and earn SSL hours. Please contact us at 301-588-2787 to set up a CIT interview before you register.

Winter Break Art Camp runs from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Flexible day-by-day registration is available, as well as a discounted 5-day registration for the week of December 24th plus Dec. 31). Before care (8:00-9:00 am) and after care (3:00-6:00 pm) is available for an additional cost (see pricing below).

 

Prices

Winter Break Camp Fee: $75/day. CIT fee is $230 for the week (M, T, Th, F)

Before and After Care available for additional fees:

Before Care: $8/day (8:00-9:00 am)

After Care: $20/day (3:00-6:00 pm). There is an additional fee of $1/minute (cash only) for any child picked up after 6:00 PM.

 


IMG_08512020 Spring Break Art Camp Information and Schedule

Spring Break Camp Schedule:

  • Monday, April 6
  • Tuesday, April 7
  • Wednesday, April 8
  • Thursday, April 9
  • Friday, April 10
  • Monday, April 13
  • Tuesday, April 14
  • Wednesday, April 15
  • Thursday, April 16
  • Friday, April 17

Ages 6-12 (5 year olds who are enrolled in kindergarten may register as well). Ages 13-14 can register as CITs with an interview. Please contact us at 301-588-2787 to set up a CIT interview before you register.

Spring Break Art Camp runs from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Day-by-day registration is available. Before care (8:00-9:00 am) and after care (3:00-6:00 pm) is available for an additional cost (see pricing below).

 

Prices

Spring Break Camp Fee: $75/day

Before and After Care available for additional fees:

Before Care: $8/day (8:00-9:00 am)

After Care: $20/day (3:00-6:00 pm). There is an additional fee of $1/minute (cash only) for any child picked up after 6:00 PM.

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Camp Policies

  • CREATE reserves the right to use copies of artwork and photos taken during any camp, class, or workshop.
  • Payment is required to guarantee a spot in a camp or class.
  • Should CREATE cancel a program, all fees will be refunded.
  • ALLERGIES: Our camps are nut-free. Please do not pack any food with nuts or nut products in your child’s lunch or snack.
  • Also due to allergy concerns, children may not share food. This includes siblings.
  • Campers should bring a bottle of water, non-perishable lunch, and afternoon snack (if staying for After Care).
  • No soda, energy drinks, candy, gum, or lollipops.
  • No toy weapons (cap guns, water guns, etc.), handheld video game devices, or iPods. If you send your child with a phone, it must be kept in his or her backpack during the camp day.
  • Please let us know about any health concerns or medications your child is taking.
  • During warm weather months, when the weather is nice, we will walk off-site to Bullis Park with our campers for recess (which is located 4 blocks away from CREATE). We recommend appropriate footwear (closed-toed shoes) and sunscreen.

Enrollment and Refund Policies

  • Camps must be paid in full at the time of registration. To request a refund due to a cancellation, please contact us at 301-588-2787.
  • If more than 24 hours before the start of the registered winter camp or spring camp, you may request a transfer to another winter camp or spring camp date with no fee.
  • Cancellations requested more than than 24 hours before the start of the registered winter camp or spring camp session receive a full refund minus a $20 administrative fee.
  • There is no refund available for cancellations requested less than 24 hours before the start of the registered winter camp or spring camp session.