JCC Summer Youth Programs Offered

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Jamestown Community College

Registration for several summer youth programs at Jamestown Community College’s Jamestown Campus begins May 13.

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 22-25 for youth ages 8-12 in Kids’ College. Some courses include Ultimate Lego Challenge, The Sky’s the Limit, Picture This, DIY Design & Décor, Colossal Kitchen Chemists, and Cookie Wars. A full list of courses can be found at www.sunyjcc.edu/workforce-readiness/youth-programs.

Tech College, for youth ages 10-14, will be held July 29-August 1 from 9
a.m.-noon. The program features Manufacturing Mania, in which students will use 3D printers and CNC machines to design a variety of objects.

Wee College is offered July 29-August 1. These classes, for children ages six and seven, include Awesome Activities and Sweet Treats, 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 are available for participants. 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 proof of income based on the number of persons in the household.