Longview Non-Credit

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MCC-Longview
Business Building, Room 101
500 SW Longview Rd.
Lee's Summit, MO 64081

Office Hours
Phone: 816.604.2030


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These noncredit online classes offer flexibility and convenience. Classes run for six weeks, and consist of 12 lessons.

 
 

College for Kids

Our summer College For Kids program provides half-day and full-day classes that run from mid-June through July (with no classes the week of July 4th).

These classes are designed to offer fun learning opportunities to children between the ages of four and 15. College for Kids 2014 will run June 9-Aug. 1. Download a copy of the brochure here.

For more information, call 816.604.2030.

Enrollment Information

2014 College For Kids enrollment is open now. Please call 816.604.2030 with any questions or to enroll by phone.  To enroll by mail please fill out the registration (download pdf) and mail to the address on the form.

Student I.D. Number

Our accounting system requires a student I.D. number. The last four digits of your Social Security number are used for this purpose. Please have this information available when you enroll. If you are enrolling for a child, you must have their information to enroll.

Week of June 9-13

 

Horsemanship Basics
Ages 8-15

Learn all the basics of horsemanship: saddling, mounting, dismounting,grooming, stopping and starting techniques,and much more. You’ll spend time in the saddle and learn to control and care for a horse, too. Class held in indoor facilities, regardless of weather.Class is conducted by professional trainers.

Fee - $79, Tom Williams
Showtime Equestrian Center
11920 South Easley Rd., LS

Section A:
Mon. & Wed., 9 a.m.-noon
June 9 & 11

Section B:
Tues. & Thurs., 9 a.m.-noon
June 10 & 12

 

Let’s Get Acquainted: An Introductory Review of the American Girl® Series
Ages 5-8

New activities plus old favorites! Meet the characters in a special introduction to the fascinating world as told in this series. We will explore different eras in our country’s history through cooking, crafts and activities. Whether you’re just beginning your journey or if you simply want to enjoy an exciting experience, join us! Returning students are welcome.

Fee - $109, Stefanie Rentie
Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m.-noon
June 9-13

 

A Study of the American Girl® Series
Ages 8-12

Join the gang in a special study of our country’s past. Embark on an exciting journey as we explore history, writing, theater, cooking and crafts through fun and challenging activities. Whether beginning or continuing your experience with this series, don’t miss this class.

Fee - $109, Stefanie Rentie
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
June 9-13

American Girl® is a registered trademark of American Girl Brands, LLC and is used here only in a descriptive sense. These camps are neither associated with, sponsored by nor endorsed by American Girl Brands, LLC.

 

Eureka! The Inventor's Camp
Ages 7-12

Creative Contraption Warning!  This is a camp designed by you—the Inventor! Each day you'll be given a series of challenges which must be overcome using basic materials, simple machines, tips from world famous inventors and the most important thing of all - your mind. With a little bit of ingenuity you'll construct catapults and forts and then lay siege, fabricate a winning Egg Drop design, construct a dancing robot and assemble a working light saber to take home. While Thomas Edison said invention is 10% inspiration and 90% perspiration, this camp is 100% fun! (Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

Fee - $249, Mad Science Staff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
June 9-13

 

The Mouse and the Motorcycle
Ages 7-11

Come along with us on all of Ralph's adventures as we read “The Mouse and the Motorcycle,” “Ralph S. Mouse,” and “Runaway Ralph!”  We'll read the text, watch a few film clips and make our very own pine wood cars that we will race in the spirit of Ralph's speed! Who knew you could have so much fun spending time with a mouse?

Fee - $109, Kari Schooley
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 9-13

 

Hear Ye, Hear Ye...Calling all Shakespearean poets!
Ages 10-15

Calling all who are interested in the creative art of writing and appreciating poetry! Join us as we learn all about poetic language and the difference between a metaphor and a simile. Would you like to learn strategies for getting inspired to write? Well, look no further! We’ll write straw-painting poetry and you’ll find out all bout cinquain poetry, mobile name poems, acrostic poems, Haiku poems and Limericks, and we’ll list poems in our poetry journals. Find out how to make poetry puzzles and poetry number lines, too. Poem writing by using magnetic poetry pieces? Yep, we’ll do that too! Who knew poetry could be so much fun?

Fee - $109, Kari Schooley
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
June 9-13

 

Gears and Gadgets
Ages 10-13

What a great way to learn about engineering, teamwork and problem solving! This hands-on learning and building class will spark your creativity as you build and modify machines through basic engineering skills using LEGO kits. You’ll be able to explore simple machines and forces in motion while building a race car. You will also have the chance to explore levers, pliers, pulleys and cranes. Experience design changes as you work—just like an Engineer!

Fee - $159, All About Learning Staff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 9-13

 

Week of June 16-20

 

Horsemanship I
Ages 8-15

Go beyond the basics to learn about different styles of horsemanship. You’ll spend time in the saddle and learn to control and care for a horse, too. We stress safety in all areas. Class held in indoor facilities, regardless of weather. Class is conducted by professional trainers.

Fee - $99, Tom Williams
Showtime Equestrian Center
11920 South Easley Rd., LS
Mon., Tues. & Wed., 9 a.m.-noon

June 16, 17 & 18

 

Ms. Kari’s Reading Adventure
Ages 6-9

Get slimed along with Horrible Harry in “Horrible Harry and the Green Slime”! Wouldn’t you like to know how to make homemade clay and "slime"?  We’ll have a birthday party with Junie B. in “Junie B. Jones and that Meanie Jim's Birthday” and have fun, fun, fun as we write a letter, address an envelope and even mail those letters along with Flat Stanley. We'll solve a mystery and have a scavenger hunt after reading “Encyclopedia Brown gets His Man” and discover the differences between the farm and the sea and life now and in the days of Sarah's prairie in “Sarah, Plain and Tall”. Reading can be so much fun!

Fee - $109, Kari Schooley
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
June 16-20

 

Super Summer Science Lab
Ages 7-12

Do you love to build, design and fix things? Put on your engineer's hat to see how science is used to build skyscrapers, bridges and tunnels. Use simple machines to help lift weights and even launch marshmallows. Spend a day being a true Mad Scientist as you learn about chemical reactions that you might encounter in your daily life. Ever wonder how a camera works? See how film captures light to store images and how filmmakers make images move during shutterbugs day. Finally, take a walk on the wild side as you explore the nature of birds, beasts and bugs.

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

Fee - $249, Mad Science Staff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
June 16-20

 

Mad Science Mondays: The Organ Trail
Ages 7-12

♪The foot-bone’s connected to the leg-bone, the leg-bone’s connected to the hip bone…♫

Do you know the recipe for a healthy body?You will after you journey down the Organ Trail. Have fun as you’re introduced to the circulatory, respiratory, digestive, skeletal and muscular system. In the process you will learn about some of the body’s most important parts: brains, bones, lungs, heart anddigestion systems will all be investigated.

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

Fee - $69, Mad Science Staff
Mon., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
June 16

 

Creative and Digital Photography for Kids
Ages 11-15

Do you want to be a shutterbug? Or just be a better shutterbug? Learn the ins and outs of taking fantastic digital photos. You’ll learn basics like how to hold and aim a camera as well as how to frame the subject. Get creative and experiment to get interesting photos. You’ll learn to find a focal point, make sure your background is not distracting from the subject and learn what those symbols mean on your camera’s dial. Bring your own digital camera and your let your imagination run wild!

Fee - $109, Debra Lawrence
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 16-20

 

Photoshop
Ages 11-15

Learn to use the powerful tools and capabilities of Photoshop Elements. Create cool effects including skin smoothing, eye color changes and filter effects (think Instagram) and overall make your snapshots look professional! Prepare pictures for Facebook and blogs, make collages, add text and more. Basics like black and white, sepia and spot color will also be discussed. Everything you need to know to take a picture from “just okay” to “fantastic!”

Fee - $109, Debra Lawrence
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
June 16-20

 

Fun at the Circus
Ages 4-6

Here’s your chance! You will juggle, perform amazing tricks, become a clown and be the star of the show. Get ready to participate in big-time activities under the Big Top. Come and join us while we play games, create artwork and prepare circus treats. See you at the circus!

Fee - $89, Lachae Stewart
Mon.-Fri., 1:30-3:30 p.m.
June 16-20

 

Mixed-Media Painting/Collage
Ages 7-10

Mixed Media is fun! Join us as we learn artistic ways of combining paint, art papers, scraps, stamps and so much more to create magnificent and unique works of art. Bring your imagination and creativity to life! You will learn how to build your painting background and use various mediums such as acrylics, watercolor, art pens, papers and found objects. Each student will leave with his or her own handmade original mixed-media paintings!

Fee - $109, Tina Amaro
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 16-20

 

Let’s Be Superheros!
Ages 6-8

Join us in this fun and exciting class as we find out what it means to be “Super!” We’ll explore the superhero (his or her powers and characteristics) where they live, what they like, don't like, weaknesses and secret identities. We’ll make a cape, a mask, decide our superpowers, make super snacks and much more!

Fee - $109, Stefanie Rentie
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 16-20

 

Vehicle Brick Building
Ages 10-13

Join this exciting camp where we build up to 10 different motorized vehicles! You will be learning basic engineering principles while working with gears and electric motors. During the building process you’ll focus on problem solving and communication skills as you explore the world of friction, forces and aerodynamics. Students do not take home any of the Lego projects they create.

Fee - $159, All About Learning Staff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 16-20

 

Week of June 23-27

 

Horsemanship II
Ages 8-15

Take your knowledge of horsemanship to the next level. You will ride twice each day, study videos, and learn about anatomy and movement through arts and crafts projects. We’ll talk about breeds, gaits, transitions, riding styles and more. Prerequisite: Horsemanship Basics or Horsemanship I.

Fee - $169, Tom Williams
Showtime Equestrian Center
11920 South Easley Rd., LS
Mon., Tues., Wed., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
June 23, 24 & 25

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

 

Mad Science: 3, 2, 1 Blastoff!
Ages 7-12

This action-packed week will focus solely on rockets and the physics of rocket flight.. After learning the model rocket safety code, campers will build ten different types of rockets and participate in the launching of 6 different rockets during the weeklong program. Children will be divided into three groups; altitude trackers, launch preparation and launchers for all rocket launches and will get the opportunity to try all three roles.

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

Fee - $249, Mad Science Staff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
June 23-27

 

Mad Science Mondays: The Science of Sport
Ages 7-12

Check out how science has helped us understand sports and performance. Investigate everything from why your toes are important, the role of chemistry in your blood, to the capacity of your lungs. And what’s this? Physics is part of baseball, football and even acrobatics! It’s all about energy transfer, gravity and forces we explore in this full day of fun science.

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

Fee - $69, Mad Science Staff
Mon., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
June 23

 

Babysitter Training
Ages 11-15

The best babysitters are those who are well trained. This course, offered in partnership with the American Red Cross, focuses on safety: general guidelines, safe play, basic care, first aid and infant/child CPR. It also teaches leadership and professionalism to help you make good decisions. Whether you have experience as a babysitter or just want to be trained for this important job, you will receive valuable information and hands-on training in this workshop. A book and CD-ROM are included.

Fee - $109, Joe Gilman
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon.
June 23-27

 

Pinterest Creations
Ages 10-15

Do you have creativity running through your veins? Are you obsessed with “pinning”? Join us for five fun-filled, creative days of projects all inspired by Pinterest. Projects will include a Vase of Glitter, a Releaf Canvas Painting, Fabric Flowers, Wrap Bracelets and some new snack recipes.  One of the days, we will explore Pinterest, and pick a project to do as a class. A supply list will be sent upon enrollment.

Fee - $109, Amanda Jeffries
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 23-27

 

Fairy Tale Cooking
Ages 5-7

Get inspired by your favorite fairy tales and have fun with hands-on cooking experiences, reading recipes, measuring ingredients, putting together a cookbook and, best of all, eating your own creations.

Fee - $109, Lachae Stewart

Section A:
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 23-27

Section B:
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
June 23-27

 

Art Journaling
Ages 7-10

Making an art journal is a place for you to create free expression with color, painting, drawings, collage and much more! It’s not so much the end result, but the whole process! The art journal can be a notebook, diary, sketchbook, scrapbook or anything that has blank pages in which to create, but in this class we will actually make our own art journals. Various types of art journaling techniques will be learned in order to craft a beautiful journal that is uniquely yours!

Fee - $109, Tina Amaro
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 23-27

 

Where Art and Science Collide
Ages 5-7

Are you an artist or, are you a scientist? You don’t have to choose one or the other! Exercise both sides of your brain as you combine art and science in this fascinating experience. We will be conducting various experiments each day that we will turn into awesome works of art: fizzing sidewalk chalk, galaxy play dough and much more.

Fee - $109, Jennifer Driskell
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
June 23-27

 

Art In the Round
Ages 7-10

Would you like to explore the wild world of three dimensional art? This is the place! We'll have fun exploring basic sculpture techniques and processes. You will be creating extraordinary faux glass sculptures, air dry clay creatures and much more!

Fee - $109, Jennifer Driskell
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
June 23-27

  

Week of July 7-11

 

Pullback Car Frenzy
Ages 6-9

We’re going to have FUN in this course designed to stimulate your problem solving and creativity using new and innovative ideas. This course is jam packed with science! You will build numerous cars (ranging from 6 to 15 cars total) using a design pamphlet for each vehicle. Students KEEP each car they build!

Fee - $159, All About Learning Staff
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
July 7-11

 

Mad Science: Rockin’ Robots
Ages 7-12

Movin’, groovin’ robots will be front and center! Learn about the history of robot design and how robots sense and carry out tasks. You’ll program a robot to do a series of maneuvers, participate in robot relays, and (best of all!) build a working robot to take home.

Fee - $159, Mad Science Staff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 7-11

 

The Art of Debate: An Introduction
Ages 12-15

This is a unique opportunity for you to acquire all of the basic knowledge and skills to begin competitive debate. Learn to analyze arguments, develop positions for and against an issue, and understand how issues clash. Develop both affirmative and negative positions and participate in a debate at the end of the week. This is an energetic and fun experience in developing critical thinking and performance skills.

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

Fee - $149, Kyle Dennis
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
July 7-11

 

Paint Like a Pro!

Join us as we focus on art appreciation and artistic expression! We will learn about at least one artist's life and their work each day, and we will also paint every day in the style of that artist! Action Painting like Jackson Pollock, Portrait Painting and Leonardo DaVinci, Collage Painting with Henri Matisse and Eric Carle, Impressionism similar to Claude Monet and Pierre-Auguste Renior, Mood Painting in the style of Vincent van Gogh and Edgar Degas and, finally, try Noisy Painting like Marc Chagall and Pablo Picasso. You’ll leave this class as one well-rounded artist!

Fee - $109, Kari Schooley

Section A (Ages 6-9):
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 7-11

Section B (Ages 10-15):
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
July 7-11

 

Creative Quilting
Ages 10-16

If you have basic knowledge of a sewing machine and can sew a straight line, you can make your own quilt! Upon enrolling in this class, you will receive a supply list with the option to choose ONE of three different quilt designs. From “Lots of Love” to “Picnic Squares” to “Words Galore,” we’re sure to have creative minds unite! A personal sewing machine is not required for this class, but if you have one you would like to use during the class, please inform us when enrolling. A supply list will be sent after registration.

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

Fee - $149, Amanda Jeffries
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
July 7-11

 

Digital Story Telling
Ages 8-12

Do you have a story to tell? Perhaps it is a story about your favorite pet or athlete. Maybe it is about a great family memory or a story about a magical place full of Kings and Queens. Everyone has a story to tell and here is your chance to get it out there! Come learn the basics of how to tell a short story in a digital movie format. We will explore how to plan a story, explore some important topics of movie elements and, lastly, how to use the various tools on an iPad to create a short story in the format of a movie. Participants must have an Apple iPad and the iMovie app in order to participate in this class.

Fee - $109, Rick Saunders
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 7-11

 

Open Sewing Studio (see dates and times below)
Ages 11-16

Intended for students with prior simple sewing experience, the class caters to students who want to choose their next sewing project. Whether clothing, quilting, bags or stuffed animals, students will get to work on projects they choose. The class will meet Friday, July 11, to discuss individual projects, layout and cut fabric. The following week will be full of individualized instruction for guidance in completion of chosen projects. A supply list will be sent upon enrollment.

Fee - $149, Amanda Jeffries
Friday, July 11, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Mon.-Fri., July 14-18, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

 

Week of July 14-18

 

Mad Science: The Wright Stuff
Ages 7-12

From the earliest flying machines to the first rocket flights, this hands-on program will allow you to build many different flying devices. We’ll see how Newton’s Laws of motion help explain how things move and how rockets fly, and then take a look at  our amazing Milky Way.

Fee - $159, Mad Science Staff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 14-18

 

Creative and Digital Photography for Kids
Ages 11-15

Do you want to be a shutterbug? Or just be a better shutterbug? Learn the ins and outs of taking fantastic digital photos. You’ll learn basics like how to hold and aim a camera as well as how to frame the subject. Get creative and experiment to get interesting photos. You’ll learn to find a focal point, make sure your background is not distracting from the subject, and learn what those symbols mean on your camera’s dial. Bring your own digital camera and your let your imagination run wild!

Fee - $109, Debra Lawrence
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 14-18

 

Photoshop
Ages 11-15

Learn to use the powerful tools and capabilities of Photoshop Elements. Create cool effects including skin smoothing, eye color changes and filter effects (think Instagram), and overall make your snapshots look professional! Prepare pictures for Facebook and blogs, make collages, add text and more. Basics like black and white, sepia and spot color will also be discussed. Everything you need to know to take a picture from “just okay” to “fantastic!”

Fee - $109, Debra Lawrence
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
July 14-18

 

Mixed-Media Painting/Collage
Ages 10-15

Mixed Media is fun! Join us as we learn artistic ways of combining paint, art papers, scraps, stamps and so much more to create magnificent and unique works of art. Bring your imagination and creativity to life! You will learn how to build your painting background and use various mediums such as acrylics, watercolor, art pens, papers and found objects. Each student will leave with his or her own handmade original mixed-media paintings!

Fee - $109, Tina Amaro
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 14-18

 

Games Galore
Ages 7-11

What do Heads Up 7 Up, Hang-man, Old Maid, Freeze Tag, LRC, and marbles have in common? They are games! And that’s what this week is all about—nonstop games! Some will be new to you, others will be familiar. We’ll spend our time learning card, dice, board, paper, individual, group, partner, outside and rainy-day games. And to challenge your creativity, we will plan and create a game to play with friends and family on Friday.

Fee - $109, Kristen Wimberly
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 14-18

 

Open Sewing Studio (See dates and times below.)
Ages 11-16

Intended for students with prior simple sewing experience, the class caters to students who want to choose their next sewing project. Whether clothing, quilting, bags or stuffed animals, students will get to sew on projects they choose. The class will meet Friday, July 11 to discuss individual projects, layout and cut fabric. The following week will be full of individualized instruction for guidance in completion of chosen projects. A supply list will be sent upon enrollment.

Fee - $149, Amanda Jeffries
Friday, July 11, 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Mon.-Fri., July 14-18, 9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

 

Scrapbooking 101: Capturing Memories
Ages 8-11

Have you ever wanted to showcase all your friends, family, pets and vacations in one truly unique photo album? This is your chance! We’ll learn how to crop pictures, create layouts, use the newest scrapbooking tools and personalize our own albums. All you need is a little creativity and about 25-50 pictures. Create your own story with your very own photo album! (Page protectors provided.)

Fee - $109, Kristen Wimberly
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
July 14-18

 

Pullback Car Frenzy
Ages 10-13

Become a Mini-Engineer, challenged to design new vehicles utilizing pieces from supplied cars. Over the course of this exciting class you’ll participate in experiments designed to demonstrate science and engineering concepts and laws such as gravity, potential energy and kinetic energy. Best of all, you’ll get to keep everything you build!

Fee - $179, All About Learning Staff
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
July 14-18

 

Week of July 21-25

 

Mad Science: Secret Agent Lab
Ages 7-12

Delve into the science of sleuthing and forensics in a way that’s fun and hands-on. Take a walk on the wild side in this crazy week of sleuth science! Investigate a pretend crime scene and decode secret messages. Crack a security system designed by your classmates, and learn how some cool technology used in the spy world.

Fee - $159, Mad Science Staff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 21-25

 

Mad Science Mondays: Space Camp
Ages 7-12

From our Earth’s atmosphere to the outer reaches of our solar system, this hands-on program will send you on a quest for exploration! It will be so much fun to discover how astronauts live and work in space. The sun, moon, stars and gravity are only a few of the things that we must deal with on this Mad Science mission!

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

Fee - $69, Mad Science Staff
Monday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
July 21

 

Video Game Making
Ages 10-13

Design and modify your own exciting arcade style video games! You’ll learn how to control characters, objects and outcomes in your game and then increase the difficulty level and add more features. Learn basic programming skills to create your own version of PacMan and several other games.

Fee - $149, All About Learning Staff
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
July 21-25

 

Art Journaling
Ages 10-15

Art Journaling is becoming popular, fun and exciting way for you to express yourself. It’s a place to create free expression with color, painting, drawings, collage and much more! It’s not so much the end result, but the process! The art journal can be a notebook, diary, sketchbook, scrapbook or anything that has blank pages in which to create, but in this class we will be actually be making our own art journals.  Various types of art journaling techniques will be learned in order to craft a beautiful journal that is uniquely yours!

Fee - $109, Tina Amaro
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 21-25

 

Dig Deep Into the Past: An Archaeological Adventure
Ages 9-11

Investigate the shelter of Pawnee Indians and explore their culture using observations, inferences and math skills. We will have an astronomy lesson and make a star finder, create a necklace with a pendant and cord you weave, paint rock art symbols, play Native American games, grind corn, carve an arrowhead and more! The highlight of the camp will be a field trip to an actual archaeological site and a visit with an archaeologist.

Fee - $109, Gail Lundeen
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 21-25

 

It’s Raining Cats and Dogs!
Ages 6-8

Our two favorite pets are front and center during this fun week! We will learn all about them through books, music and the Internet. Using drawing, painting, collage and printmaking, we will create original artwork of cats and dogs to enjoy and display.

Fee - $109, Angela Penticuff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 21-25

 

Engineering Challenge
Ages 7-12

Create a massive machine in the style of a Rube-Goldberg invention! Learn how to build a variety of motorized devices such as an air compressor, scissor lift invention and a marble moving crankshaft in this advanced engineering camp. Then, collaborate in small groups with other engineers to accomplish large-scale missions! Creativity and collaboration are the name of the game in this camp designed for the hardcore LEGO® enthusiast.

Fee - $169, Play-Well TEKnologies
Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m.-noon
July 21-25

 

Week of July 28-Aug 1

 

Claws, Codes and Constellations
Ages 7-12

Spend five days with Mad Science exploring the "awesomeness" that is science! Discover how to send secret messages to your friends using special codes. Learn about your surrounding environment and how science will help us protect our planet. Explore how Newton's laws are at work in your favorite sport. Become a young astronaut for a day while exploring the mysteries of the solar system.

Children should pack a sack lunch/beverage (no peanut products, please).

Fee - $249, Mad Science Staff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
July 28-Aug 1

 

Video Game Making 2 - Invader
Ages 10-13

Learn how to design and modify your own exciting arcade-style games. Control characters and outcomes, then increase the difficulty level and add more features. Topics covered include graphic design and animation, sprites, objects, room creation, instances, bonus levels and more. You’ll create games including soccer, a Breakout-style game and Alien Invader (plus a secret game at the end of class!).

Fee - $149, All About Learning Staff
Mon.-Fri., 1-4 p.m.
July 28-Aug 1

 

Discover Egypt Through Art
Ages 6-8

The ancient Egyptians created fantastic and unique works of art. As we study their culture through books, photos, video tours and art, we will create original artwork using Egyptian styles. Our projects will include a painted self-portrait, clay cartouche making and stamping, life-size sarcophagus on paper and Egyptian landscape painting.

Fee - $109, Angela Penticuff
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
July 28-Aug 1

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