ACTC Announces Youth Summer Camps

Mar 12, 2013 - | 04:00 PM -

Five summer youth camps have been announced by ACTC Community Education. For more information, call 606-326-2072 or visit the Community Education page at: ashland.kctcs.edu/Workforce_Solutions/Community_Education.

Career Craze Healthcare on June 10-11 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. is an exploration of careers in medicine and other healthcare fields. The camp is for students 12-15 years of age. Thanks to a grant from the office of the Kentucky Lt. Governor, this camp is free and enrollment is on a first-come basis.

Camp Invention - Geo-Quest Module Expedition is for students in first to sixth grades. Held June 17-21 from 9:30 to 3:30 p.m., the camp explores the earth in the sky, underwater, on land, and underground. There is a $25 discount for those registering before March 28.  Register online at: campinvention.org 2013.

College Camp, one of the longest running camps in the area, is for students 6-13 years of age. Classes in a variety of art, science and social science subjects will be announced in April, and camp will be held June 24-28 from 12:30-4:30 p.m.

Advanced Robotics Camp held July 8-12 p.m. from 8:45 to 12:15 p.m. is for students ages seven to twelve.  Students will build and test different robotic creatures and vehicles. The fee is $35, and students will build a robot to take home.

Engino Building is an engineering and architectural creativity workshop for students ages seven to 14. The camp will be held July 8-12 from 1:00 to 4:30 p.m. This camp is free through a grant from the Kentucky Lt. Governor’s office, and enrollment is on a first-come basis.