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Best Summer Camps for Kids in Lux and Abroad

by City Savvy Luxembourg

Summer vacation is quickly approaching which means many parents are on the lookout for the perfect summer camps to keep the little ones happy and entertained! Here is the first compiled  list of some top picks for the school holidays!

ISL Summer Programme

Sports, games, arts and crafts and much more. A healthy midmorning snack is provided.

Where: ISL, 36 Boulevard Pierre Dupong,1430 Luxembourg
When: August 19th-23rd from 9am-12pm
Age: 4-11 years old
Contact:
 summerprogramme@islux.lu
Website

Baybees Riding School: Pony Camp (day camp or sleep over!)

Pony Camp Days are fun filled and educational, allowing your child to spend the day with our wonderful horses and ponies. The children will not just learn to ride, but also learn how to care for the animals and complete written worksheets in relation to the individual learning topics. Discounted rates available for booking siblings, or for booking your child into more than one day.

Where: Baybees Riding School, Maison 1, Weyer, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
When: Pony Day Camp: July 15- September 6; Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:30am-4:30pm’/? Sleepover Camps ? – 6 days 5 nights!!
Week 1: 8th- 12th July 
Week 2: 22nd – 26th July
Week 3: 29th July- 2nd August
Week 4: 12th- 16th August
Week 5– 19th-23rd August
Week 6– 26th-30th August

Age: 7+ years for sleepover camp, 4+ for day camp
Website

Sunflower Montessori

School Holiday Fun with Sunflower – art, crafts, storytelling, poetry and much more! Morning, afternoon or fulltime! Invoices can be processed using the cheque service system! Contact Sunflower for details! The Findel Alizeti Building (which is a dedicated Foyer Du Jour) will be open throughout the summer every day from 7 am to 7 pm for children from 4 to 12 years . There kids will also have trips out and themed activity weeks.

Where: Sunflower Montessori Crèches Moutfort,  Findel Alizeti Building and Findel Eagle building – check out the website for the exact addresses
When: morning, afternoon or fulltime
Age: up to 12 years old
Website

Little Lions Luxembourg

little lions
Always our go-to camp! Leave it up to the Rugby guys to work out how to get your kids moving with this fabulous Sport’s Camp! They will have a blast over their half term! They are offering rugby, dodgeball, cricket and all the fabulous laughter and fun that this team brings to your children.

Where: Lycée Michel Lucius, 157 Avenue Pasteur, 2311
When: Watch this space- they are releasing dates and spaces sooooon! 
Age: 4-12 years
Website

Bricks4Kidz Lego Camp

Learn, build, and play with LEGO® Bricks! They use LEGO® products to provide a fun, hands-on learning and building experience focused on STEM concepts. The goal of Bricks 4 Kidz is to provide a learning experience for children that encourages critical thinking, creativity, organisational skills, problem-solving, and teamwork.

Where: held at the Tennis Club de Bonnevoie, 115 rue Anatole France
When: through the entire summer from 1st of July through September 13th
Age: 4-13 years
Website

Zigzag

ZIGZAG logo

This summer is going to be fun! Bring your children for half a day of fun, or more. We are flexible and welcome your children aged 4 to 10 years for cooperative games, zumba, crafts, cooking, obstacle courses and more. Instructors speak many languages and groups include max. 8 kids. Your children will love it! Please call 26 45 87 87 or email hello@zigzag.lu for information or to book. Number of places is limited. For early sign ups (before August 16th) – 15% off!

Where: Zigzag, 7 rue Pletzer, L-8080 Bertrange
When: September 5th-13th
Age: 4-10 years
Website

The Little Gym Camps (in English, French)

The Little Gym holiday camps offers fun and activities. The specially developed themed camp curriculum combines physical fitness and play with arts, crafts and special events. It’s the perfect break for kids (and parents!)

Where: 5 Rue Pletzer, L-8080 Bertrange
When: July 8th- September 4th
Age: 3–12 years
Website

Kids Yoga Camp at YogaBalance

Looking for an activity for your kids this summer? Every day will be full of yoga, meditation, arts & crafts and of course, plenty of fun and yoga! The mini Yogi’s will participate in activities aimed at building self-confidence and self-esteem while promoting a healthy connection with others. Languages: EN (FR, DE & LU are possible).

Where: 86, route de Longwy L-1940 Luxembourg Merl- next to Naturata/ free parking
When: July 15th- July 19th, from 8:45am to 12:30pm
Age: 6–12 years
Website

Um Montessori Haff

This service d’éducation et d’accueil in Hobscheid welcomes your 3 to 9 years old with chèques-services during each school break. Adapting to the weather and the atmosphere, the children choose and discover different activities at their own pace: painting, gardening, cooking, walking in the woods, taking care of the farm animals, colouring, play dough, puzzles and more. Bus service from and to Bertrange.

Where: Ecole Montessori Schule, An Hecken 2A, rue Neuort, L-8373 Hobscheid
When: July 15th-September 13th
Age: 3-9 years
Website

Happy Fitness Camp (FR & EN)

Sports activities (fitness, yoga and more) along with creative, collective games and all kinds of activities.

Where: Happy Fitness, 20 rue des Peupliers L-2328 Hamm
When: July 1st-September 13th/ Monday-Friday from 9am-5:30pm
Age: 5-14 years old
Website

Summer Art Classes with Sonja Soyer

Process-oriented, explorative art making through a wide-range of structured activities. Sonja believes that children need hands-on art experiences that excite their imagination while boosting their curiosity and creativity. There are both classes for young adults as well as children aged 6 to 12 years of age.

Where: At Sonja’s atelier Belair at  27 rue Jean Bertholet,
When: for children aged 6 to 12 years of age:

  • from the 1st July – 5th July from 2pm to 4pm
  • from the 8th July – 12th July from 10am to 12pm
  • from the 15th July – 19th July from 10am to 12pm and another class in the afternoon from 14.00 – 16.00,
  • from the 29th July – 2nd August from 10.00 – 12.00,
  • from the 26th August – 30th August from 10.00 – 12.00,
  • and from the 2nd September – 6th September from 10am to 12pm and another class in the afternoon from 2pm to 4pm

for teens/ young adults:

  • from the 8th July to the 12th July from 2pm to 4pm 
  • and from the 29th July to the 2nd August from 2pm to 4pm

Age: two groups: 6-12 years old  and teens/young adults
To book your class, contact here.
Website

Hockey

Hockey camp for kids.

Where: Boy Konen, 5, rue des Sports, 2538 Luxembourg, Luxembourg
When: July 2-13 & August 20-31
Age:
 5+ years
Website

Nordic Stella

Nordic Stella is a creative Atelier in Luxembourg City where you can paint you own personalised ceramic. Get your creative kid to paint a wide range of different ceramics with loads of colors to choose from and professional staff to guide with tools and techniques!

Where: Stella’s Garage,  2 Rue de la Fonderie, 1531 Luxembourg
When: July 9,11 & 12 10am to 12pm, July 16,18 & 19th, and 13 & August 20-31
Age:
7+ years

Badminton at Aller Badminton Club (in English)

All equipment provided and all abilities welcome. Coach May is a Badminton England registered coach who delivers enjoyable sessions focusing on training in a fun and friendly environment. Using Fun drills, games and challenges, your child can expect to:  Play Exciting Matches against others; Learn the Rules of this exciting game; How to Serve, Rally and Score; Use proper Technique, Footwork and Racket skills; Develop hand-eye and general coordination; Enjoy setting their own goals and challenging themselves to aim higher!

Limited spaces so reserve yours asap by contacting aller.sports@gmail.com.

Where: CK Sports Centre Kockelscheuer, 20 Route de Bettembourg, L-1899 Kockelscheuer
When: July 8-12; July 15-19; July 29- August 2nd, August 5th-9th; August 19-23
Age: Bambini (3-6 years with parent supervision); Junior (7+ years)
Website

Coding & Entrepreneurship Camp

My Kwan Academy offers summer camps on digital and entrepreneurship for children. The camp combines English practice, discovery of new technologies and project development while having fun! The objective of Kwan Academy is to help your children discover their passions, the world of business, innovation and new technologies in order to develop their own project.

Where: House of Startups, Luxembourg
When: First 3 weeks of July and the last two weeks of August
Age: 9-18 years old
Website

Languages : Summer Courses in Oxford

St. Clare’s, Oxford offers summer language courses for juniors and teenagers. Besides the language classes it provides residential accommodation, Breakfast, lunch , an evening meal and excursions.

Where: Oxford, UK
When: see website
Age: 10-17 years
Website

Languages : Summer Camps in Belgium with SKITEN 

Live-in summer camps for children in the exceptional domaine of the Emines castle. The daily program consists of: 2 hours of language class (the instructors teach French, English or Dutch in their native language), 2 hours of tennis or cooking and 2 hours of various artistic workshops or team sports. In the evenings, the instructors offer animations for all: Olympics, Fort Boyard challenges, etc.

Where: Emines castle, Belgium
When: July & August
Age: 6-15 years
Website

Languages : Summer Camps in France with Gentiane-en-piste

Summer camps covering a range of activities for different ages! Check out the website for details.

Where: throughout France
When: July and August
Age: 6-17 years
Website

German Language Summer Camp

Language holidays with intensive lessons combined with one or more sports. Residential stays or host families. The Goethe-Institut in cooperation with the European cultural institution Institut Pierre Werner, is offering German language courses in the Abbaye de Neumünster in Luxembourg. The courses are especially developed for pupils of a non-German background. The goal is to improve the children’s performance at school as well as to enhance their competence in order to facilitate obtaining of language certificates.

Where: various countries
Age: varies per course, check the website for more info
Website

Language Camps with DEPAUW

Language holidays with intensive lessons combined with one or more sports. Residential stays or host families.

Where: various countries
Age: any age
Website

Language Camps with Berlitz

The perfect combination of language learning and having a fun holiday: ‘Learning by Speaking’! For kids and teens from 7 to 17 years old. Languages: English, French, German, and Dutch.

Where: Luxembourg
When: July & August
Age: 7-17 years
Website

Various activities: Paint Fun

Various art activities & painting techniques with Shruti. Send an to Beartistic13@gmail.com to book your space.

Where: 11 rue Jean Pierre Sauvage L-2514, Luxembourg
Age: 5-8years
Cost: €25/ child

Various Activities: Inlingua

Tennis, languages and multi-activities workshops!

Where: Tennis-club Bonnevoie, 115 Rue Anatole France, L – 1530 Bonnevoie
Age: 6-17 years
Website

Various activities:  Kidsville

Workshops and camps at Kidsville are a place for learning thur playful and fun activities!

Where: Kids’Ville – 57, rue de Beggen L-1221 Luxembourg
Age: 3-7 years (accompanied by an adult)
Website

Various Activities: Colonies Luxembourg

Camps for kids covering a range of activities for different ages, incl. organized ski camps! Check out the website for details.

Where: various parts in Luxembourg as well as outside Luxembourg
When: see website
Age: 4-17 years
Website

Various Activities – BDK Camps (In French)

Football, as well as different themes for the different age groups! Dancing, singing, creative games and sports and much more! Three age groups available: 3-5 years (young artists); 5-7 years (fairies and knights) and 7-12 years (100% sports and fun)

Where:  ITELA – 2 Chemin de Weyler, Arlon, Belgium and Sportshal, rue Jos Moscardo 9, Rodange, Luxembourg
When: see website
Age: 3-15 years
Website

Various Activities: Aktioun Jugend Aktiv

Varied program – sports, interactive games, cultural activities. No need to register! Participation is free!

Where: A special bus runs between Muhlenbach and Itzigerstee , Centre Aldringen, central station and Bonnevoie. Kids are under the responsibility of CAPEL from the time they get on the bus until they get off.
When: July 16-August 10
Age: 13-17 years
Website

Various activities: Aktioun Bambësch (in Lux)

Outside games, sports activities, walks, theatre and much more! Participation is free! The school holidays activities are aimed at schoolchildren living in the City of Luxembourg.

Where: Special buses depart between 13:30h and 14:00h and return the kids at 18:00h. Exact details will be published on the website.
When: July 16- August 10
Age: 5-12 years
Website 

Tennis

Tennis camps  for kids.

Where: Centre Sportif Luxembourg-Bambësch ësch, L-2018 LUXEMBOURG
Age: 6+ years
Website

Camp at Top Squash (French, English, German)

Activities include squash, football, various games on the squash court and outside (weather permitting). Children are split into different age groups. All snacks, drinks and lunch are provided.

Where: TopSquash, Zone Sportive, 25 rue de la Gare, L-5218 Sandweiler
When: July 1st- July 26th
Age: 5-16 years
Website

Football & Soccer Camp

Football Camps for boys and girls

Where:  International School of Luxembourg Sports Complex, Merl
When: July 1st-August 23rd
Age: 4 -18
Website

Cricket Junior Academy

Luxembourg Cricket Federation/Academy Juniors will host a  5-day training event with Owen Williamson (Cricket Development and coaching officer from the UK) as lead coach.

Where: Rue de l’Alzette, Walferdange L-7210
When: Tuesday July 16th to Saturday July 20th, 2019
Age: 6- 15 years (groups organised by age and experience)
Website  or audrey.m.black@gmail.com for information

Nature Camp (in De)

Experience volcanoes up close in this unforgettable holiday camp. What is more exciting than discovering the world on your own? Here, curious and adventurous children gcan make a camp fire, take part in expeditions in the nature and make new friends!

Where: Mosenbergstraße 17, 54531 Manderscheid, Germany
Age: 8-11 years
Website

Irish Summer Music School ( Reservation required)

Classes in step dansing, singing (traditional songs), tin whistle and drama (covers Irish mythology and legends)!

Where:  JEC, 23 avenue gaston Diderich, Belair, 1420 Luxembourg
When: 29 July – 2 August 2019 from 8:30 am to 12:30pm
Age: 6+years
Website

Summer Camp with Prolingua  (French and English)

The summer academy is a language learning programme that is also a place for young people to meet, discuss, communicate and enjoy learning.

Where: 45a, Avenue Monterey, L-2163 Luxembourg
When: July-Sept
Age: 13-19  years
Website

Holiday Camp at the A Schmatten farm

A fun holiday camp where kids can experience first-hand the life in the farm!

Where: A Schmatten 40, rue de Canach L-5368 Schuttrange’
When: July and August
Age: 3-12 years
Website

Kulturhaus Niederanven

Check out the workshop details!

Where: Kulturhaus Niederanven, 145, route de Trèves, Niederanven
Age: 9-12 years
Website

KIDSLAB: Cupcake (in English, French, German, Luxembourgish, Registration required)

Many different workshops for kids during the break. Check out the website for more details.

Where: Kulturhuef, 54, route de Trèves, L-6793 Grevenmacher
Age: 5-12 years
Website

Art Camp with Pause-Art

Children can participate in artistic workshops that will allow them to stimulate their creativity through multiple activities.

Where: 21 rue de Kleinbettingen, Steinfort
Age: 5+ years
Website

Foyer des Arts (in French)

Children will be able to choose what they want to make from several models on display or simply invent something themselves.

Where: Foyer des Arts, 15 rue des Scillas, L-2529 Howald
Age: 8-12 years
Website

Art Workshop Casino

Different workshops for kids. Check out the website for the details.

Where: Casino Luxembourg, 41, rue Notre-Dame, L-2240 Luxembourg
Age: 5-12 years
Website

CEPA (in English/Fr/Lux)

The Summer Academy is an annual cultural event offering a colorful range of art workshops and courses for kids.

Where: CEPA a.s.b.l., 1, rue de l’Aciérie,  L-1112 Luxemburg
Age: 13-18 years
Website

Zenergy Kids – Karate for Kids

Karate summer school for children and teenagers in English and in French. Rudy and Florian, coaches graduates, rigorous and passionate, will guide you with safety and efficiency in the practice of this sport, either a beginner or advanced.

Where: 83 Zenergy kids, Parc D’activités, L – 8308 Capellen
Age: 3-16 years
Website

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Efine 2nd June 2020 - 11:02 pm

Thanks a lot

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