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Cape Breton March Break Camps 2016

What’s going on in Cape Breton for children and families during the March Break, March 14-18?

2016 Cape Breton March break camps

Cape Breton March Break Camps 2016

Basketball at CBU
CBU Sullivan Field House, Sydney
March 14-17, 9am-1pm
Ages 6-17
CBU Capers Men’s and Women’s basketball teams share their skills. Click on the link above or call Coach Matt at 902-563-1409 or Coach Fabian at 902-563-1874.

Cape Breton Centre For Craft & Design March Break Madness
Madness #1 – Kids ‘N’ Screen Printing
Madness #2 – Kids ‘N’ Craft
Madness #3 – Kids ‘N’ Jewellery
Madness #4 – Kids ‘N’ Clay
Madness #5 – Kids ‘N’ Visual Narrative Artistry
Registration: Pre-registration is required for all programs. Register in person or by phone with credit card payment at 902 539 7491 ext 111. Space is limited so please register early to avoid disappointment. Deadline to Register is March 11, 2016.

Cape Breton Regional Libraries
Fun March Break activities typically take place at the McConnell Library in Sydney for children in grade Primary and up. For more information please call the library at 562-3161.

Dream Stables
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am- 4:30 pm, $350.
Everyone will have 2 lessons a day, covering Halter, Pleasure, Trail, Barrels, Poles, Reining, crafts, equine care and much more. Must bring your own lunch and snacks. Spots are limited.

Eye on the Environment March Break Camp for Teens
CBU, Sydney
FREE March 14-18, 9am-1pm.
Documentary photography, documentary blogging, ethnography, documentary film, and documenting the past.
Email to register.

Gaelic College March Break Fun Camp
St. Ann’s
March 11-14, Ages 5-18
Registration on Friday, Camp runs Saturday through Monday
Gaelic language, song & drama, guitar, step & highland dance.

Level Up Dance Workshop
Dance Sync, Sydney
14th of March:
Juniors 10:00 – 11:00 Improv
Juniors 11:00 – 12:00 Hip Hop
Seniors 12:30 – 1:30 Hip Hop
Seniors 1:30 – 2:30 Salsa
15th of March:
Juniors 10:00 – 11:00 Latin Jazz
Juniors 11:00 – 12:00 Alternative Hip Hop
Seniors 12:30 – 1:30 Improv
Seniors 1:30 – 2:30 Salsa

Reaching Strides Equestrian Centre Horseback Riding Camp
Port Hood
March 14-16
Learn about horsemanship and riding while playing games and making friends. Call 902-870-1583.

Sing: Vocal Boot Camp
New Dawn CSI (formerly Holy Angels), Sydney
March 16-18, 10am-3pm, Ages 12 and up
$150 per person ($50 of which is due March 1st)
A 3 day intensive stage performance program. For aspiring singers, actors, dancers, and storytellers. Yoga, movement, dance, vocal production, diction, visualization, body work, and master classes, with a concentration on auditioning and peak song-delivery.

March Break Daze at Ski Ben Eoin
Ben Eoin
March Break Day Camps for ages 6+
March 11-20th, 9:30am – 2:30pm
1 day=$55, 2 days=$100, 3 days=$135
call: 902-828-2804

Soccer at the CBU Dome
Age 7-16
Play soccer games, work on drills, and enjoy the Soccer Nova Scotia skills challenge. Click on the link above or call 902-564-1222.

Town House March Break Activities
Glace Bay
March 14-18, 8:30am-3:30pm
$20 per day; $80 per week. Family rates available.
To register, call 902-849-2449.

Yoga at I Feel Great Yoga
Tapestry Yoga Studio, 440 George St, Sydney
March 14-18
Ages 6-14, daily from either 10-12 noon or 1-3pm for $70.00
Learn interactive fun poses for coordination and confidence and to be peaceful and in control with breathing and meditation practices. Create a mural with other kids and engage their imagination with visualization and art practices.

White Out Urban Snowboard Competition
Sydney Waterfront
March 19th, Noon – 9pm
An exciting, free, winter event for all ages. Snowboarders, get ready for a one of a kind experience on the Sydney Waterfront with lots of opportunity to WIN BIG! For everyone else, go to the waterfront for an exciting event with live music, sledding, and watching the talented snowboarders doing what they do best.

Do you know of a Cape Breton March Break Camp I’ve missed? Let me know and I’ll add it to the list. Thanks!

Click here for mainland Nova Scotia March Break camps.

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Kimberly is a homeschooling mother of two living with her dear husband of over 25 years in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She works from home as a homeschool coach and offers OBM, writing, editing, social media, and tech services. In her free time she likes to hand-spin, knit, read, volunteer in local theatre, and horseback ride.