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CCCC offers summer camps for youth

06.03.2010College & Community

SANFORD — Fun and educational enrichment are on the schedule as Central Carolina Community College offers summer camps at its Harnett and Lee campuses for students of various ages. From robotics to cooking, young people will find these camps both entertaining and enjoyable.

To sign up, contact the CCCC Continuing Education Department in the county where the camp is being offered: Harnett County — (910) 814-8823 or at the campus, 1075 E. Cornelius Harnett Blvd., Lillington; or Lee County — (919) 775-2122, ext. 7793, or at the Lifelong Learning Center at W.B. Wicker, 900 S. Vance St., Sanford. Register early to reserve a spot.

The camps offered are:
  • Laser Camp #H-2947 (High School) Lectures and hands-on labs teach the importance of math and science and how they are linked to engineering. Participants must be age 15 or older and rising 10th-12th graders. The camp runs 8 a.m.-11 a.m. Monday through Thursday, June 21-24, in Room 336, Bob Etheridge Building, Harnett County Campus, Lillington. The cost is $50. 
  • CAD Camp #L-2156 (High School) Students learn how to use CAD software to draw cars, houses, cartoon characters, space shuttle, or a project of their choice. Participants must be age 15 or older. The camp runs 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Monday through Thursday, July 12-15, in Room 217 of Wilkinson Hall, Lee County Campus, Sanford. The cost is $65. 
  • Robotics Camp #H-2948 (High School) Learn about electronic components, build a working robot to take home, learn about several high tech industries, and tour CCCC’s high tech labs. Participants must be at least 15 years old and a rising 10th-12th grader. The camp runs 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday, June 14-17, in Room 136, Bob Etheridge Building, Harnett Campus, Lillington. The cost is $126.25. 
  • Robotics Camp  #L-2185 (High School) Learn about electronic components, build a working robot to take home, learn about several high tech industries, and tour CCCC’s high tech labs. Participants must be at least 15 years old and a rising 10th-12th grader. The camp runs 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday, June 21-24, in Room 220, Wilkinson Hall, Lee Campus, Sanford. The cost is 126.25. 
  • Kids’ Cooking Camp # L-2156 (Ages 6-10) Chef Gregg Hamm, owner and operator of Café 121, in Sanford, teaches young chefs the basics of food preparation and safety in the kitchen. The camp meets 8 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday, June 21-24, at Café 121. Registration is $125. 
  • Kids’ Cooking Camp #L-2158 (Ages 6-10) Chef Gregg Hamm, owner and operator of Café 121, in Sanford, teaches young chefs the basics of food preparation and safety in the kitchen. The camp runs 8 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday, July 12-15, at Café 121. Registration is $125. 
  • Kids’ Cooking Camp # L-2157 (Ages 11-14) Chef Gregg Hamm, owner and operator of Café 121, in Sanford, teaches young chefs the basics of food preparation and safety in the kitchen. The camp meets 8 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday, June 28-July 1, at Café 121. Registration is $125. 
  • Kids’ Cooking Camp #L-2159 (Ages 11-14) Chef Gregg Hamm, owner and operator of Café 121, in Sanford, teaches young chefs the basics of food preparation and safety in the kitchen. The camp meets 8 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday, July 19-22, at Café 121. Registration is $125.