The Circus Academy of Tucson

If you're in panic mode right now because your kids will be on fall break next week, you're not alone. 

Take a breath and look through this list of camps for kids during the break. Whether you're looking for a place for the whole week, or just a day or two, there are lots of options. 

(Sorry to you mamas whose kids are already on break. This mama just realized hers will be off next week #momfail)

Fall Break Kids Crafting Session

What: Kids will make fun art projects on a variety of themes including wildlife animals, cosmos and rockets, the ocean, gardening and warriors throughout history. 

When: Thursday, Oct. 11, 9 a.m. to noon 

Cost: $35

Info: There are more dates for these crafting sessions. Go here for info.

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The studio space at Craft Revolt is filled with natural light, lovely tables and art.

Fall Break Camp Speed and Agility Training

What: Athletes ages 6-and-up will sharpen skills in running mechanics, balance and coordination, agility, plyometrics and basic strength training. 

When: Oct 8-12, 8 to 9 a.m.

Where: Jet Multi-Sport Training, 1130 E. Pennsylvania Street, suite 503

Cost: $49

Info: Go here

Wizarding Workshop Fall Break

What: Kids ages 6-and-up will create wizarding pieces using pottery, wood and more. Class includes materials, studio fee and instruction. Bring lunch.

When: Oct. 8 and 9, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Where: Color Me Mine, 5870 E. Broadway (in Park Place mall)

Cost: $70

Info: Registration is required 24 hours in advance. There's a 10 percent discount for siblings. Make sure to check out Color Me Mine's other camps. There's a unicorn and dragon one that also looks fun. Go here for more info.

Fall Break Circus Camp

What: Students will participate in a variety of activities including tumbling, aerial, juggling and balance. Bring lunch, water and snacks. 

When: Oct. 8-12, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Where: The Circus Academy of Tucson, 400 W. Speedway

Cost: $230

Info: Go here  to register

PJ Masks Fall Break Camp

What: Potty trained kids ages 3½ to 5 will solve mysteries with Catboy, Owlette and Gekko, play games, make crafts and more. 

When: Oct. 8-12, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Where: Heart & Soul Kids Activity Center, 5741 N. Oracle Road

Cost: $150

Info: Go here

SchoolzOut Camps

What: Day camps are offered at city recreation centers with activities like games, sports, arts and crafts, nutrition-based learning, performing, arts, field trips and more. There are sessions for younger kids ages 5-11 and for teens. 

When: Oct 8-12, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Where: Various city rec centers

Cost: $25-$31

Info: Go here

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Hi-Five Fall Break Sports Camp

What: Each day of this camp is dedicated to learning a new sport, as well as lessons in teamwork, respect, sportsmanship and hard work. 

When: Oct. 8-12, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Where: Hi-Five Sports Club Tucson, 555 E. 18th Street

Cost: $200

Info: Go here

Dog Days in the Desert Fall Camp

What: Campers spend at least two hours a day caring for foster animals to give them a new perspective on caring for animals, preventing animal cruelty, understanding animal behavior and more. They'll also do classroom activities, creative exercises, play games and do character building lessons. 

When: Oct. 8-11, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Where: Humane Society of Southern Arizona's Education Center, 635 W. Roger Road

Cost: $275

Info: Go here to register

D-Bat Fall Break Camp

What: Baseball and softball players ages 6-13 will have fun working on their skills. Bring a glove, bat, tennis shoes (no spikes), water, snack and lunch. 

When:  Oct. 8-12, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: D-Bat Tucson, 4439 N. Oracle Road

Cost: $200

Info: Go here

Fall Break at YMCA

What: Your kiddos will enjoy fun-filled days that include art projects, games, outdoor play, physical activities, field trips and more. 

When: Oct. 8-12

Where: Ott Family YMCA, 401 S. Prudence Road

Cost: $145 for the week or $35 per day

Info: Go here

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Kids will participate in a variety of games and activities at the Ott Family YMCA's fall break camp.

"A" Camp

What: Children ages 5-15 participate in activities such as games, arts and crafts, swimming and exploring campus. Two snacks are provided during the day. 

When: Oct. 8-12, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Drop them off as early as 7:30 a.m. and pick them up as late as 5:30 p.m. for no additional charge)

Where: University of Arizona Campus Recreation, 1400 E. Sixth Street

Cost: $240 for the week or $55 per day (Returning families or UA staff, use promo code UACAMP10 for a 10 percent discount)

Info: Go here

Angela Pittenger | This Is Tucson