Summer vacations have begun for most school students and parents are on the look out for a camp that can engage the child for some productive hours.

There are a host of camp organisers in and around Puruswalkam that promise to offer hands-on experience in art or hone the creative skills. Here are a few:

It is the eight edition of the summer camp at Wordly Wise.

Camp Wise

At Camp Wise 2013, all the activities are aimed at all round development of children through fitness, vocabulary, team building, theatre, dance, music and field trips. Children (2.5 – 4 years) will be taught theme-based activities,; (4 – 7 years) can learn about challenging professions such as architecture, event management and journalism; (7-12 years) will be taught craft, cooking, creative writing and dance.

The second batch starts from April 29, where (3-6 years) will be taught to act, dance and perform; (6-8 years) will be taught how to recreate historic moments through story telling, puppetry, mime, art and dance drama; and (8-14 years) will be taught to design invites, flyers and newsletters. Wordly Wise is located at 4, Landons Road, Kilpauk.

For details, call 9884052220, 26413114 or visit

Grow Smart

Grow Smart is offering a fun-filled camp in association with A Little More play school, Chetpet for those above two years from April 16.

The activities offered come under various themes, which includes tribe day, save the Bengal tiger, fairy tales, kites and animal kingdom.

A 10-session workshop will teach participants singing, dancing and acting.

For further details, contact 4285 7700 or visit

Activities include field trips, cooking, mime, acting …