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Jamestown Community College
Registration for several summer youth programs at Jamestown Community College’s Jamestown Campus has begun.
The programs feature interactive classes in science, technology,
engineering, math, art, culinary arts, and music.
To register, call or visit JCC’s Center for Continuing Education in the
Carnahan Center, 338.1005. The center is open from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Full- and half-day camp options are offered July 23-26 for youth ages
8-12 in Kids’ College. Some courses include Extreme Team Challenge,
Picture This, Really Cool Reptiles & Awesome Amphibians, Minecraft(tm)
Animators, Stuff It, The Amazing Race(tm), Dinosaur Dig, and Trinkets,
Treasures & Travels. A full list of courses can be found at
Tech College, for youth ages 10-14, will be held July 30-August 2 from 9
a.m.-noon. The program features Toy Creation Frenzy, in which students
will use 3D printers and CNC machines to design a toy.
Wee College is offered July 30-August 2. These classes, for children
ages six and seven, include Sweet Science Sensations, in which students
learn about science and conduct experiments with candy, and Petite
Picassos and Savvy Scientists, a course blending art and science.
Participants choose either a morning or afternoon session.
A number of scholarships, provided through the Chautauqua Region
Community Foundation’s Blossom Fund and the JCC Foundation, are
available. To be eligible for a scholarship, an individual must qualify
and provide documentation for the public school free or reduced price
lunch program or provide documentation of income based on the number of
persons in the household.