Summer Youth Programs

Call 252-451-8216. Space is limited.

STEM Camp
June 16-20, 2014 M-F 9am-3:30pm $100.00 S & T Bldg. 7203/7211
The 2014 STEM Summer Camp at Nash Community College is for rising 6th-12th grade students. The five-day camp will focus on careers in biotechnology, zoology, human and molecular genetics, wildlife biology, animal science, statistics, pharmacy, engineering, and nutrition. During the camp, students will participate in many hands-on activities including animal dissections and bridge building.

Graphic Design
June 23-26, 2014 M-TH 9am-12pm $65.00 S & T Bldg. 7117
Have you ever wanted to express yourself but you needed more than words to get your point across? Graphic Design is a visual medium that allows students to express their feelings through art and design. Students will create logos, develop magazine ads, and make an album cover for their favorite artist.

Photography Camp
June 27, 2014 F 9am-3:30pm $50.00 B&I Bldg. 1215
Do you enjoy taking pictures? Learn to capture, upload, and edit photos using windows-based picture viewers.

STEM Camp
June 30-July 3, 2014 M-TH 9am-3:30pm $80.00 S & T Bldg. 7203/7211
The 2014 STEM Summer Camp at Nash Community College is for rising 6th-12th grade students. The four-day camp will focus on careers in biotechnology, zoology, human and molecular genetics, wildlife biology, animal science, statistics, pharmacy, engineering, and nutrition. During the camp, students will participate in many hands-on activities including animal dissections and bridge building.

Biz Kid
July 14-17, 2014 M-TH 9am-12pm $65.00  B & I Bldg. 1213
Biz Kid camp will introduce entrepreneurship as a viable career option to youth in their communities. Youth will identify opportunities for small business venture and go through the business planning process to create and implement a business plan.

Violent Encounters: Defensive Tactics
June 18, 2014 F 9am-1pm $35.00 B & I Bldg. 1159A
OR July 25,2014 F 9am-1pm $35.00 B & I Bldg. 1159A
This camp gives an introduction to recognizing danger, proper mindset, and self-defense. Students will learn striking, blocking techniques and pressure point control. This in a low impact class and each student must be physically able to participate in the exercises.

Crime Detectives
July 21-24, 2014 M-TH 9am-12pm $65.00  S & T Bldg. 7217
Solve a mystery! Become a first rate detective using techniques real detectives and forensic scientists use to solve crimes. Use fingerprinting, fiber and hand writing analysis, and the casting of footprints to solve a mock crime. Discover how to handle a crime scene, photograph the area, and collect and process clues. Be the one to break the case wide open!

Painting FUNdamentals
July 28-31, 2014 M-TH 9am-12pm $65.00 B & I Bldg. 1213
Students will learn the basic painting techniques while creating their own masterpiece. Students will learn how to build a painting step by step with very basic level instruction. Students will also engage in a small art activity that involves a pairing up with a peer from the class. This develops cooperative social interaction and starts the creative energy flowing.