Virtual Fall Programs

Virtual Winter Break Camps at a Glance

Weekly Program Schedule Overview

Winter Break Camp: Monday, January 4 to Thursday, January 7.
Priority registration by Wednesday 12/16 at 11:59 pm. Enrollment closes Wednesday 12/30 at 11:59 pm. 

 Cubs

AM (10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Messy Science (Arctic Blast)


Grizzlies

AM (10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

PM (1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

 PM (3:00 pm - 5:00 pm) 

Wizard Academy (Winter Wizarding)

Bruin Cuisine (Ponderosa Pioneer)

Intergalactic Adventure (Space 2021)

Minecraft 


Kodiaks

AM  (10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

PM (3:00 pm - 5:00 pm) 

 Bruin Cuisine (Ponderosa Pioneer)

 Minecraft

Cubs (Grades Pre K - 1st)

Cubs: Winter Break Camp

Grades Pre-K - 1st (Ages 4-6), $125

Includes a supply kit for pick-up at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center. Must be able to pick up your camper’s specialty Camp Supply Box at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center on Saturday 1/2/2021 10AM – 11AM. 

This program will take place via Zoom.

Messy Science (Arctic Blast): Explore a variety of simple chemical reactions as well as winter themed science and art activities. Program runs Monday-Thursday from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. 

Grizzlies (Grades 2nd - 5th)

Grizzlies: Winter Break Camp

Grades 2nd - 5th (Ages 7-10), $125

Includes a supply kit for pick-up at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center. Must be able to pick up your camper’s specialty Camp Supply Box at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center on Saturday 1/2/2021 10AM – 11AM. 

This program will take place via Zoom.

Wizard Academy (Winter Wizarding): Explore the mythical world of witchcraft and wizardry through fine art, close up magic and potion science with a new wintery spin. Program runs Monday-Thursday from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.

Bruin Cuisine (Ponderosa Pioneer): Become an master of the" Pioneer Palette" in our morning enrichment camps. During this experience, you will learn recipes that the early settlers of the West used to survive the treacherous transcontinental journey. We will also have some fun theme based games and activities. Program runs Monday-Thursday from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.

Intergalactic Adventure (Space 2021): Join us for an out of this world adventure as we explore the solar system through arts and crafts and science experiments. Program runs Monday-Thursday from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

Kodiaks (Grades 6th - 8th)

Kodiaks: Winter Break Camp

Grades 6th - 8th (Ages 11-13), $125

Includes a supply kit for pick-up at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center. Must be able to pick up your camper’s specialty Camp Supply Box at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center on Saturday 1/2/2021 10AM – 11AM. 

This program will take place via Zoom.

Bruin Cuisine (Ponderosa Pioneer): Become an master of the" Pioneer Palette" in our morning enrichment camps. During this experience, you will learn recipes that the early settlers of the West used to survive the treacherous transcontinental journey. We will also have some fun theme based games and activities. Program runs Monday-Thursday from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.

Minecraft (Grades 2nd - 8th)

Minecraft: Winter Break Camp

Grades 2nd - 8th (Ages 7-13), $125

The sky is the limit! Explore fun and creative ways to build iconic structures, statues, and anything your imagination can dream up. 
Program runs Monday-Thursday from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm. This program will take place via Zoom.

Minecraft Minimum Requirements*:
  • Windows 7 or later or macOS 10.9 Mavericks or later

  • Internet download speed of 5 Mbps +

  • Internet upload speed of 2 Mbps+

  • RAM: 4GB+

  • Hard Disk Space: 1GB+

  • Processor: 3GHz+

*These camps will utilize the PC versions of the games. While PC is preferred, MacBook, iMac, and Mac mini are acceptable. This camp is not compatible with console versions (PS4, Xbox, and Nintendo Switch) or Pocket versions (Tablets, Phones, and Chromebook).

Virtual Themed Parties & Play-Dates

Themed Parties and Play-Dates

Themed Parties:

Want to get your friends together through Zoom for a party? Each event is 90 minutes and includes a craft, science activity, and themed games and songs. Choose from Unicorns & Rainbows, Outdoor Explorers, All-Stars, Super Heroes, Under the Sea, or Wizard Academy. 

Parties include a supply kit for pick up at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center.*

Online Play-Dates:

Looking for something fun to do online using only a few household supplies? Gather a group of friends and schedule an Online Play-Date. Each 90-minute play-date includes a variety of songs and games that will make any season feel like summer camp!

Available times for Parties and Play-Dates

Fees

 

Monday - Friday (6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Saturday - Sunday (10:00 am - 6:00 pm)

 

Online Play-Dates: Starting at $75

Themed Parties: Starting at $149 

PROCESS

  1. Host Family fills out intake form here

  2. UCLA Recreation Youth and Family Programs confirms your event date via email with a link to online registration

  3. Host Family completes online registration and payment

  4. Host family distributes waivers to all virtual attendees

  5. Youth and Family Programs will distribute Zoom link once all waivers have been submitted

  6. Youth and Family Programs will schedule supply pick-up (for Themed Parties only)

Registration

Step 1

Register online at secure.recreation.ucla.edu

Step 2

UCLA Faculty/Staff/Student

If you are a current UCLA faculty, staff, or student, select “LOG IN.” Use the button “Click here to log in with UCLA logon” to access your account.

Returning Family: 

If you have already created a profile, log in using the username and password you previously set.

New Family: 

If this is your first time visiting our online store, click “SIGN UP” to make a new profile. Please create a profile under the parent/guardian as it will ask you to add your dependents after. When creating your profile, enter your Recreation ID number as your “Member Information," if applicable. If you are not affiliated with the university, leave “Member Information” blank.

Step 3 

When creating your profile, you'll receive an email with a link to activate your account. You will need to activate your account via email before purchasing.

Step 4

Log in and add your dependents to your account by clicking on your username in the top right.

Step 5

Log in to browse our "Fall 2020" camp programs and register your children for Fall 2020 Virtual Youth Programs. 

Refund Policies

Refund Policy

90% refund if you request at least five business days before your session begins. 50% refund if you request between four business days and the preceding Friday at 5PM before your session begins. No refunds will be issued after the family picks up the supply kit.

Prorating is not available for any program.

Absence/Illness Policy

Refunds are not available for vacations, special events, short-term illnesses of four days or fewer, or other personal commitments that prevent attendance. A partial refund may be available for an extended illness of two or more consecutive program days. A doctor’s note and written note from the parent or guardian explaining the situation must be received within eight working days from the first day of absence.


Contact Info

Contact Information

Website: www.recreation.ucla.edu

Registration Questions: campregistration@recreation.ucla.edu

Youth Programs Staff: youthcamps@recreation.ucla.edu

More Programs

Family Resources at Home

Virtual Little Bruins Clubhouse

Dear Parenting Students,

On behalf of UCLA Recreation we would like to welcome you and your family to our Virtual Little Bruin Clubhouse community! Stay tuned for games, activities and more to keep kids engaged at home!

Little Bruin Spirit

In consideration of the health and safety of our Bruin and global community, our 2020-2021 season has been temporarily suspended.  Updated information will be posted here when it becomes available.


If you have any questions in the meantime, please contact jheyl@recreation.ucla.edu

 

University Apartment South

UAS Classes offer University Apartment South residents the opportunity to register for a variety of fitness and art related courses. These classes are brought to UAS Residents at an affordable cost by subsidies from UASRA. Instructed by well versed professionals, the UAS Classes are structured to appeal to men, women, and children of various age and interest levels.  We offer classes for children (0-11 years old) as well as for adults.  Please see our current schedule for more information.  

 

Residents can register online or by visiting Sales & Services at the John Wooden Center (1st Floor). All classes are held in the Community Room unless otherwise noted. UAS Residents not living within University Village are encouraged to attend these classes but cannot be guaranteed access.

UAS Recreation Programs Enrollment Form

For any additional questions or more information, please feel free to contact us at (310) 206-1787 or jheyl@recreation.ucla.edu

 

Swimming Lessons

Private, semi-private, and Parent & Child swim lessons for all ages! Check out our brochure for more information.

Youth Sports