Save the date - June 11 - 15; June 18 - 22, 2018
College for Kids is a special summer enrichment program for children grades K-6. Classes ranging from art to chemistry to living history to world languages are available each year! Take a peak at our upcoming classes! Online Registration will begin on April 2, 2018
We continue to offer many new exciting classes as well as some traditional favorites. Out teachers come from local school districts and UWMC, and are well qualified & eager to share their excitement on the subject matter.
Our programs are designed to:
- Stimulate intellectual curiosity
- Encourage creativity
- Instill confidence
- Develop problem solving & critical thinking skills
- Be fun and hands-on
All classes will be taught by highly trained and talented instructors from the local area school districts and UWMC. Our staff and instructors provide a well-supervised and safe environment in which to learn.
The UWMC Summer Youth Programs are for all children who want to discover learning new things.
We ask that children new to the “College for Kids” program get a signed letter from their teacher verifying that s/he is able and motivated to participate in that program.
June 11 - 15, 18 - 22 2018
Online Registration will begin on April 2, 2018
Girl Power Camp
Two Sections next year - Save the date - June 18 - 22, June 25-29, 2018
- Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Location: UW-Marathon County Student Union
- Fee: $249 includes lunch and snacks
- Girls between the ages of 8 and 13 are welcome to register!
- Camp directors: Holly Hassel and Katie Kalish, UWMC faculty and moms!
"Girl Power!" is a full-day, week-long summer day camp, held at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County June 26-30, 2017! Girl Power Camp is a week of team-focused, project-based activities focused on creating friendships and introducing girls to fun new activities.
This year's theme is ... in processs! Check back to see what fun thing is planned!
This new program will provide a week of team-focused, project based activities focused on creating friendships and introducing girls to fun new activities including animal care, science, music and the outdoors. For more information, visit Girl Power Camp.
Registration opens on April 2, 2018!
Two Sections next year - Save the date - July 16 - 20, July 23 - 27, 2018
The Wizarding Academy includes fun activities such as trivia, Quidditch, arts & crafts, writing, games and more!
Registration opens on April 2, 2018
Vocal Jazz Camp
Faculty: Dr. Timothy Buchholz, Assistant Professor of Music, UWMC & Christine Salerno, Music Faculty, Notre Dame Academy
This camp is open to vocalists of high school age to adult. Participants will learn the basics of music theory, jazz improvisation, jazz style and jazz history, and will focus on learning vocal jazz ensemble music and solo songs to be presented at the public performance at the end of the week.
The Youth Summer Opportunities brochure will be ready at the end of March - both online and in print. Each student must have a registration form completed and on file. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE 2017 FORM.
Scholarships have been generously provided by local foundations, businesses and individuals. The guidelines for free and reduced school lunches are used as a basis for determining eligibility. However, extenuating circumstances such as large medical bills and job layoffs are also considered. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE 2017 SCHOLARSHIP FORM.
June and July 2018! More information coming soon!
Visit the Department of Public Instruction's Upward Bound website for more information.
Online Courses for Youth
Every Course Includes:
- Caring Instructor
- Monitored discussion area
- Easy to understand lessons
- Six weeks of instruction
- Complete online access
Sample titles include:
- Drawing for the Absolute Beginner
- Making Movies with Windows XP
- Introduction to Microsoft Word
- Photoshop Elements for the Digital Photographer
- Introduction to Alice 2.0 Programming
Details on any of these online courses and more can be found at ed2go.com/uwmcconed