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Penn State Berks to Host Youth Summer Camps Starting June 17

Penn State Berks to Host Youth Summer Camps Starting June 17

by Penn State Berks

Photo courtesy of Cathleen Phillips

Penn State Berks will host its annual youth summer camps starting on Monday, June 17. Camp offerings are for elementary, middle, and high school-aged participants and are on-site at the Penn State Berks campus in Spring Township, Pennsylvania.

Each program is four days long, meeting on Monday through Thursday for either a full day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or a half day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Elementary school camps include Code Your Own Adventure: Interactive Storytelling, AI Adventures: Intro to Machine Learning, and Minecraft Designers – all focused on concepts involving coding, technology, and video games.

Middle and high school camps include a variety of topics including Drones, Satellites and Digital Mapping, Sustainable City Challenge, Forensic Crime Solvers II, and Rocket Launchers.

High school camps also include the Teen Entrepreneur Challenge Summer Camp — in partnership with the Penn State Lehigh Valley LaunchBox. Participants will work in teams to learn business and entrepreneurial strategies.

For more information and a complete listing of all Penn State Berks summer camps, visit the website or contact Cathleen Phillips, area representative for Continuing Education, at [email protected]