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More than 5.000 places in summer camps for children and young people in Bilbao

Jesus Carames

March 31, 2023 | 5:17 p.m.

Bilbao City Council offers 5.375 places in educational and sports leisure programs for children, aimed at minors between 3 and 18 years of age. Registration begins in April.

This summer, the Bilbao City Hall makes available to children and young people a total of 5.375 places in its educational and sports children's leisure programs. These activities are aimed at minors born between 2011 and 2019, with the aim of promoting non-formal education and healthy lifestyle habits, as well as facilitating work-life balance during school holidays.

Programs offered include: Colonies of Tomorrow, Day Colonies, Sports Summer – Fun Summer y Campus. These programs will take place in different districts of the city and in sports centers such as Txurdinaga, Deusto and San Inazio.

Morning Colonies and Day Colonies

Hen/Stag Colonies of Tomorrow y Day Colonies add up to a total of 3.100 seats. Both programs are aimed at boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 12. Enrollment for these programs will open next April 25.

The Colonias de Mañana will take place from June 26 to July 21, from 9:30 a.m. to 13:30 p.m. For its part, the Day Colonies, which include dining service, will take place from June 26 to August 4 and from August 28 to September 1, from 9:30 a.m. to 16:30 p.m.

It should be noted that, in both programmes, the City Council reserves free places for minors from families in a situation of greater vulnerability.

Sports Summer – Fun Summer

The program Sports Summer – Fun Summer offers 2.275 places for minors between 6 and 18 years of age. This program includes the practice of various sports and reserves 30 places for minors with functional diversity.

Registration for Bilbao Kirolak subscribers will begin on April 24, while registrations for those who are not will open on April 26.

The activities will take place weekly between June 26 and September 1, from 9:00 a.m. to 14:00 p.m., at the Txurdinaga, Deusto, Errekalde and San Inazio sports centers.

sports campus

In addition to these programs, the City Council also offers places in sports campus for minors between 6 and 18 years old. These campuses will take place in the sports centers mentioned above.

Registration and more information

Registration for educational leisure and sports programs will be made through the website www.bilbao.eus and the municipal information telephone

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