CCED News & Releases
MVCC to offer February School Break Camps
Jan 28, 2014
February Break is right around the corner and Mohawk Valley Community College is once again holding a number of camps to keep kids busy. Classes run the week of February 17 at the MVCC Utica campus or Perry Junior High in New Hartford.
Follow me Robot – Build a robot to take home while learning about the different gears and sensors as you build it. The class culminates with a Sumo wrestling and obstacle course event using the robots you have built. All materials included. Ages 7-12. February 18-19 (Tuesday and Wednesday), 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Perry Junior High. Cost: $149.
Airplanes, Bridges, and Gadgets – Build a rubber-powered model airplane and design and build model bridges while learning simple engineering skills. Other electronic projects include a patrol car siren, burglar alarm, and Morse code transmitter. All materials included. Ages 7-12. February 20-21 (Thursday and Friday), 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Perry Junior High. Cost: $149.
American Red Cross Babysitting -- Here’s all the basic information and skills training you will need to care for children of all ages in a safe, reliable manner. With successful completion, you will receive certification in basic first aid, American Red Cross babysitting training, and infant and child CPR. Ages 11 and up. February 17-21 (Monday – Friday), 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. OR 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. MVCC Utica campus. Cost: $89.
Enrollment for these classes is limited and will be taken on a first come basis. For information or to register, call 792-5300 or visit mvcc.edu/cced. Office hours are 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Friday. All MVCC non-credit instruction is completely self-supporting, including indirect costs, and requires no public funding.
For more information:
Center for Corporate & Community Education
Academic Building Room 154