Summer means you have a lot of free time to fill to keep the kiddos occupied. The Downtown Lakeland Partnership has your back. Here are some summertime camps and activities to consider:
Explorations V Children’s Museum
Cost: Starts at $100 for a half-day week; $150 for a full-day week
Activities include: music, engineering, cooking, water games and more.
For more information, click here or call (863) 687-3869
Polk Museum of Art
For more information, click here or call (863) 688-7743
Just Dance/Sifu Och Wing Chun Kung Fu
Cost: Starts at $85 for a full-day week
Activities include: These two downtown Lakeland businesses have joined forces to offer martial arts and dance classes, as well as fieldtrips to museums, movies, water parks and more.
KRAP Art Studios
The Strategic Peace Game
Dates: June 20-24
Cost: $45 per student
This is a hands-on political simulation where participants work together to solve 25 economic, social and environmental crises.
Homeschoolers Takeover KRAP Art
Date: June 23, 5:30-7 p.m.
This event is open to the general public, in addition to homeschool families. Come see the KRAP Art Studios space, learn about membership and rental opportunities, get an overview of fall activities, and participate in art projects at four stations.
Art Co-op Camp
Dates: June 27- July 1
This camp includes art project-based learning activities and field trips. The week culminates in the creation of a mural painted on the back of the KRAP Art Studios building.
For more information on activities at KRAP Art Studios, call 863-860-1711, or visit krapart.com.
Other summertime activities
Dates: Every Monday from June 13 to July 25, 2-3 p.m.
Cost: $5 per child, per cupcake
RSVP: (required) 863.853-9999
Actvitiy: Join Got Candy for Monday Funday each week, where you can frost and decorate your own cupcake. Choose from a variety of toppings.