Posted: June 03, 2011
There are still a limited number of spots left in each of the Summer Camp Sessions... Download the registration form and reserve your child's spot today!
The Education Department at Manchester Community College is offering a new summer camp program to children entering first through fifth grades. The program will run three sessions the weeks of July 11th through the week of August 15th.
Each program runs from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The fee is $150 per week, and space is limited to 20 children per session.
The summer camp sessions are...
Session 1, July 11 - 22: Science Camp!
Children will observe, investigate, and experiment with a variety of topics including rocks, snails and ocean/pond life, chemistry magic, trees and plants, and dinosaurs. Children will engage in hands-on science experiments and investigations and complete fun lab reports.
Session 2, July 25 - Aug. 5: Art Camp!
During this two-week session campers will express their creativity using a variety of art media, including paints, collage materials, 3-D art, and will also experiment with unique media.
Session 3, Aug. 8 - 19: Literacy Camp!
Authors and illustrators, story-stretchers, drama and books, books, books! Children will engage in a variety of activities based around literacy. This is a great way to "brush up" on their reading/writing skills in an entertaining way before the new school year starts!