College for Kids, Golf Camp and Minecraft Summer Camp

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COLLEGE FOR KIDS:

Dyersburg State Community College’s (DSCC) Division of Continuing Education will offer its annual College for Kids summer program at all three DSCC locations from 9 a.m. - noon each day. This year’s theme will be ‘College for Kids – Something to Tweet About!’ and will consist of stimulating and educational classes for children ages four years through sixth grade.

The program will be held on the Dyersburg campus June 12-16, with the registration deadline set for June 7. College for Kids will also be held at the DSCC Jimmy Naifeh Center (JNC) at Tipton County June 26-30. The registration deadline for the JNC location is June 21. The DSCC Gibson County Center will host the program July 10-14, with the registration deadline set for July 5.

Children in upcoming grades first through sixth will have the opportunity to preselect three classes that interest them. Depending on the location, classes may include Arts and Crafts, Computer Craze, Creative Cakes, Dance and Cheer, Learning Legos, Light it Up with Circuits, Science Skills, Sports Training, Tae Kwon Do Tricks and Trash to Treasure. Children age four through kindergarten may enroll in the pre-designed Summertime Fun classes, which include Tiny Tot Dance and Exercise, Creations in Arts and Crafts, and Story Time.

The cost is $85 per child and includes all three classes, supplies, snacks and a T-shirt. Grade ranges will be determined by the grade the child is entering for the 2017-18 academic year.

Registration is available online at https://registration.xenegrade.com/dscc. Those who wish to register in person may do so by visiting the Business Office inside the Eller Administration Building on the Dyersburg campus. For more information and alternative registration options, call 731-286-3265.

GOLF CAMP:

DSCC will offer a beginner's Golf Camp to children in grades 3 and up June 5-9 from 9 a.m. - noon each day at the Farms Golf Club in Dyersburg. The camp will be taught by Golf Pro Collin Streeter of the Farms Golf Club. Cost is $80 per child. Participants must bring their own golf clubs. Register at https://registratoin.xenegrade.com/dscc.


MINECRAFT CAMPS:

Dyersburg State Community College (DSCC) will host Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)-based Minecraft Camps for kids ages 10-15 June 5-9 at the Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County and June 19-26 at the Dyersburg campus from 1-5 p.m. each day.

The camps will teach basic skills such as controls, crafting, building, digging and attacking, along with advanced skills such as building villages and using critical thinking and problem-solving skills to survive challenging obstacles.

The cost for each Minecraft Camp is $100 per child and includes instructional supplies and snacks.

Registration is available online at https://registration.xenegrade.com/dscc. Those who wish to register in person may do so by visiting the Security Bank Community Learning Center on the Dyersburg campus.

The deadline to register for the Minecraft Camp at the Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County is May 29, 2017, while the deadline to register for the Dyersburg camp is June 12, 2017. For more information and alternative registration options, call 731-286-3265.