Christina - this from HAL's website.................... www.hollandamerica.com
hope it helps..................
"Club HALŽ for Kids
" With supervised fun for our young guests, the entire family can have the cruise vacation of their dreams. Club HALŽ provides a wide variety of exciting kid friendly facilities and activities for kids ages 5 to 12. Participating youngsters receive an activity program delivered to their stateroom and a Club HALŽ t-shirt.
"Club HALŽ cruise activities are designed to be kid friendly and age appropriate. Examples include storytelling, arts and crafts, ice-cream sundae or pizza parties, ship tours and Bingo for young kids ages 5 to 7. For 'tweens, ages 8 to 12, there's miniature golf, Ping-Pong, theme parties, on-deck sports events and scavenger hunts.
"You can feel at ease knowing that your kid's onboard experience is safe and managed. All activities are supervised by permanent, full-time Club HALŽ Youth Program Directors and staff. Club HALŽ Youth Program Directors hold degrees in education, childhood development, recreation, leisure studies or related fields.
"Club HALŽ After Hours is available on all ships from 10:00 - 12:00pm. For a minimal fee, kids can have fun at Club HALŽ while their parents are enjoying other evening activities.
"Additional family services
"Holland America Line is dedicated to making your family's cruise vacation memorable and happy for each member of your family. We serve a wide variety of kid-pleasing food, including special sandwiches, tacos, hamburgers, hot dogs and pizza. Baby food, high chairs and booster seats may be requested in advance of boarding. Baby-sitting services are available for a small surcharge. Special kid friendly birthday parties can also be arranged with advance notice.
"Signature of Excellence Youth and Teen Areas
"Our new Youth and Teen Centers on ships with Signature of Excellence enhancements (the ms Rotterdam, ms Ryndam, and ms Zaandam.) offer programs for kids ages 3 to 17."