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Parks and Recreation's Winter/Spring Activity Guide is Here!

This seasonal guide is packed with hundreds of exciting and affordable camps, classes and activities for the entire family! Stay active this winter and plan ahead for an adventurous spring. Registration begins for Boise residents on Monday, Dec. 17 and for non-residents Wednesday, Dec. 19.

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At a Glance

All your favorite activities are back including dance classes for all ages, ceramics and painting, mountain biking, STEM classes, golf lessons and adult sports leagues.

Holiday and Spring Break Camps

Kids participate in camp at Boise Urban Garden School

When school is out, we’re on! Boise Parks and Recreation offers a slate of holiday camps during winter break (pg. 10) and spring break (pg. 11). Kids can dig for fossils at Nature Camp or learn a new sport at Rock Climbing Camp. We also offer culinary camps during spring break, learn to skate and mountain biking camps, plus much more! Read more about spring break camps.

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Boise Environmental Education, Lifetime & Leisure and More!

Children participate in learning at Foothills Learning Center

The Winter/Spring Activity Guide is filled with opportunities for kids and adults to get outside and experience the natural world around us. Attend an event at the Boise WaterShed, visit the Foothills Learning Center or take a cooking class at the Boise Urban Garden School! Check out our Boise Environmental Education opportunities starting on page 16 of the guide. Zoo Boise offers tons of exciting classes, too!

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Adults participate in a Lifetime & Leisure class

Looking to explore some of Boise’s gems? Sign-up for a tour with the City of Boise’s Lifetime & Leisure program (pg. 38). From glass blowing to brewery tours, there’s an outing for every interest. Most outings cost $30 or less for Boise residents!

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Registration Information

Ready to reserve a spot in one of our exciting camps, classes or activities? Residents can register online, over the phone or in person starting on Monday, Dec. 17. Visit our website at to sign up via our registration system, or call (208) 608-7680. You can also register in person at the Fort Boise Community Center (700 Robbins Rd.) – just make sure to have the activity number handy for the activity you want to sign up for!

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Reminder: registration for Winter/Spring activities opens December 17 for Boise residents and December 19 for non-residents. You can view the entire Winter/Spring Activity Guide with our full slate of classes, programs and activities for the entire family or download the PDF.

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Published: December 10, 2018