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Computer Science
$479.00 (2 sections available)
This high school enrichment course will introduce students to the creative aspects of computer science. Topics will include problem solving, design strategies and methodologies or organizational structure of data, approaches to processing data, solutions and the ethical and social implication of computing. Students choosing this Computer Science course should be interested in object-oriented and imperative problem solving and design at an introductory college level.

Creating With Colors
$169.00 (1 section available)
Colors are all around you. Develop your creativity while working with colors; different types of media; brushes and pencils; lines and shapes; and prints and graphics.

Cupcake Chemistry
$169.00 (1 section available)
What does science have to do with cupcakes? Bakers will experiment with the ingredients needed to bake yummy cupcakes and discover how chemistry happens when they follow a recipe. This is a science class where you can eat your experiment! Ages 8-11

Digital Photography for Teens
$69.00 (1 section available)
Want to learn how to take awesome digital photographs? Using basic composition skills, photography skills, and photography techniques, teens will learn to take better photos and develop a whole new way of looking at the world around them. Students need to bring their digital camera.

English Language & Composition
$479.00 (1 section available)
This high school enrichment course is designed to help you become a skilled reader of a variety of texts as well as becoming a skilled writer. You'll achieve this through awareness of the interactions among a writer's purposes, audience expectations, and subjects, as well as the ways that writing rules and language use contribute to effective writing. Students choosing this English Language and Composition course should be interested in studying and writing various kinds of analytical persuasive essays.

English Literature & Composition
$479.00 (2 sections available)
This high school enrichment course will focus on reading, analyzing and writing imaginative literature (fiction, poetry, drama) from various periods. The course engages students in reading and critical analysis of imaginative literature to deepen their understanding of the ways writers use language to provide both meaning and pleasure. Writing assignments include expository, analytical, and argumentative essays that require students to analyze and interpret literary works. Students choosing this course should be interested in studying and writing various kinds of analytical persuasive essays.

Environmental Science
$479.00 (1 section available)
This high school course enrichment will provide students with the scientific principles, concepts, and methodologies required to understand the interrelations of the natural world, to identify and analyze environmental problems both natural and human-made. Students will evaluate relative risks associated with problem and examine alternative solutions for resolving or preventing them.

Everybody Loves Chocolate!!
$49.00 (1 section available)
Join us for this fun hands-on class as we prepare a variety of dishes using this delicious ingredient including chocolate chip brownies and a yummy chocolate fondue. Please send a bag lunch and drink with your child. It is recommended they bring an apron. Ages 9-13

Fashion, Finishing & Modeling-Beginning
$59.00 (2 sections available)
An introduction to visual poise, fun with fashion, skin care, good grooming, hair consultation, public speaking, modeling and more! Gain self-confidence while having fun.

Fun With Photoshop Camp
$169.00 (1 section available)
Get creative with your digital images! Learn to edit, crop, rotate, improve and enhance your digital photos, and impress friends as you send pictures via e-mail or post to your own web page. You will learn how to navigate the Photoshop Elements Work Space (find brush tools and select art); open and save pictures; shade and feather like a pro; create cartoons, cells and caption balloons; edit images and files; paint and draw (turn photos into art); adjust contrast and add color to your photos; import pictures or your own artwork; create cool borders for your photos; download and use clip art; create panoramas and photo collages; and develop storyboards and posters. Let your imagination loose. Bring a few digital photos to class and let your imagination soar.

Game Design
$169.00 (2 sections available)

Do you love computer games? Design your own computer games using various game developing programs downloaded from the Internet.  Students should bring a blank flash drive with them.  No prior experience necessary.  Ages 10-12.


Geocaching Adventure
$49.00 (1 section available)
Do you like treasure hunting? Then Geocaching Adventure- a high tech version of hide and seek- is for you. Hike the CCAC Nature Trail in search of the hidden treasures. Discover the ins and outs of geocaching; make swaps to put in the cache; learn the lingo; hide a new cache for others to find, navigate by map and compass and find treasures. Dress for hiking. Bring a non-perishable bag lunch and water. Ages 8-11 years old.

Getting Into the College of Your Choice
$29.00 (1 section available)
College admission officers carefully assess your high school grades, courses, test scores, essays, activities, recommendations, and interviews, if required. You could increase your chances of getting into the colleges of your choice by following the tips offered in this course. The college application process is getting more and more competitive. This workshop will assist with understanding how your admissions essay sways school entry, how to gather letters of recommendation, how participating as a member of your schools organizations and your community is an important college application enhancer, lastly how to emphasize your work experiences and activities.

Guitar Rocks!
$169.00 (1 section available)
Learn to use a pick, strum and play chords, and read music in the treble clef. Whether you want to play solo or as part of a band, you will learn guitar basics in this camp. We will focus on playing contemporary popular songs. Bring your own acoustic or electric guitar.

Jewelry Making Camp
$169.00 (1 section available)
Students will have the opportunity to make different types of jewelry using a variety of techniques. Crafts will include macrame, paper mache beads, beaded animals, and of course, necklaces, bracelets, and more. Ages 10 to 12.

Junior Trail Day
$25.00 (1 section available)
Junior Girl Scouts will hike the CCAC South Campus Nature Trail discovering the wonders of nature through exploration, environmental games, crafting and discovery.

Let's Hike
$15.00 - $25.00 (2 sections available)
Step away from the computer games and step into the outdoors! Girl Scouts discover the adventure of hiking. Learn how to properly and safely hike, where to hike, how to find your way by reading a compass and maps, and the fun outdoor hiking activities. Girls will put their skills to work as they hike the CCAC South Campus Nature Trail. Junior Girl Scouts will earn Hiker, Find Your Own Way, and Outdoor Fun. Brownie Girl Scouts will earn Ready, Set, Go Camping; Outdoor Adventurer, and Eco-Explorer.

Math Clinic for Kids (grades 6-8)
$109.00 (4 sections available)
Students will review and strengthen their math skills in a supportive small-group setting. Topics include mathematic fundamentals such as operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percentages and word problems. Pre-algebra appropriate for middle school students will also be covered.

Mechatronics Summer Camp
$169.00 (1 section available)
Undecided about whether to pursue a career in Mechanical or Electrical Technologies? Then this hands-on camp is for you. Participants will have fun exploring mechanical, electrical and robotics in team situations. Students will explore fundamentals of robotics, basics of electronics and mechanical processes, and 3D printers thru project based activities. The ultimate goal of the Mechatronics Camp is to inspire and educate students about engineering technology and the many exciting career opportunities available to them in today's high-tech industry. Ages 14-17.

Money & Common Sense for Teens
$39.00 (2 sections available)
Are you tired of your teen spending a lot and not saving anything? Then this is the class for your teen. Your teen will learn how to earn, save, and manage his or her money wisely.

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