Summer Youth Camps: Hands-On Learning


Date: Tuesday, May 10, 2011
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Fox Valley Technical College is hosting a number of summer enrichment camps for youth at its Appleton campus.

The first offering is Adventures in Print the week of June 13-17 for youth entering grades 7-12. The camp introduces the world of printing to participants through hands-on work with computer design programs and printing presses. The camp experience also includes tours of area printing companies. The cost is $45 before June 1, or $50 after the early-bird registration period. For more information, call (920) 735-4755.

GirlTech camp, open to girls entering grades 6-8, will be held the week of July 18-22. Activities include working with computers, robotics, plants, electronics, and more, all facilitated by professional women. The cost is $45 before June 14, or $50 after the early-bird registration period. For more information, call (920) 735-2434.

The Wind Energy Exploration camp will provide two opportunities to participate. The first offering is scheduled for the week of July 25-29, and the second session is slated for the week of August 15-19. Open to boys and girls ages 11-14, the camp creates experiences for participants to build a wind turbine while exploring the concept of sustainable technology and computer-controlled applications. The cost is $45. For more information, call (920) 831-4321.

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