Winter Day Camp 2019 - "Winter Around the World"

December 31, 2018-January 14, 2019 at Aptos Village Park, 7:30AM-6PM

Children in grades K-6 will enjoy celebrating the winter season and the new year at Santa Cruz County Parks’ Winter Camp! The day starts with an assembly to review the daily schedule of activities, which may include fine arts, science, organized games and sports, drama and music, crafts, and cooking.  Winter Camp includes exciting local field trips!   The staff to child ratio is 1:14 or less on site and 1:8 for field trips. Trip destinations are subject to change.

Please note - the site is closed on field trip days. Send your child with a lunch and snacks each day, wearing closed-toe shoes (i.e., sneakers).  Camp will not be held on Jan. 1, 2019.

Download/print Winter Camp flyer - click here.

Click on desired option(s) to register for that course.

Program Name Time/Day Fee Prog. #
Full Time   7:30 AM-6 PM -10 days $456/$502 5883
Rec. Core 10 AM-3:30 PM - 10 days $296/$325 5884
AM Care 7:30-10 AM - 10 days $106/$117 5887
PM Care 3:30-6 PM - 10 days $106/$117 5890
60% Core 10 AM-3:30 PM - 6 days $204/$224 5885
60% AM Care 7:30-10 AM - 6 days $73/$81 5888
60% PM Care 3:30-6 PM - 6 days $73/$81 5891
40% Core 10 AM-3:30 PM - 4 days $157/$173 5886
40% AM Care 7:30-10 AM - 4 days $56/$62 5889
40% PM Care 3:30-6 PM - 4 days $56/$62 5892
  • For part-time options, you must indicate the days your child will be attending at the time of registration. Switching days is discouraged, as it impacts staff to child ratios.
  • The daily drop-in fee for AM or PM Care is $16 , payable on site the day you use the program.You must check with site staff for availability prior to dropping your child off early or picking your child up late from the program.
  • Your child must be enrolled in the Camp Program to attend AM or PM Care; AM and PM Care days mustbe same days as those chosen for Camp Program.
  • Please register early, as spaces fill quickly. There is a 15% discount for each sibling who is registered for the same program. 

For more information or to register by phone - Please call (831) 454-7941 - Mon-Fri, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Santa Cruz County Department of Parks, Open Space and Cultural Services
979 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
General Information (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Phone: (831)