Summer Career Camps

For students entering grades 5-7

The Wilson Talent Center will once again be offering Summer Career Camps for students entering grades 5-7 in the fall. These camps will provide students the opportunity to participate in hands-on activities in career fields such as digital arts, culinary arts, automotive and sports medicine, just to name a few. This year, campers will have the option of a full-day or half-day camp. Full-day campers will experience two career camps (one in the morning session and a different camp in the afternoon session.  The full-day camp will run from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.  The half-day camp will run from 8:00 am-11:30 am. Students can be dropped off beginning at 7:45 am. Space is limited, so register early!  Full-day camp is $110 per student and half-day camp is $55 per student. COVID-19 safety protocols will be based on federal, state or local health guidance at the time of camp.

Week 1: June 14-17, 2021

Motorheads Automotive Camp—Campers will learn about basic engine theory, disassembling, reassembling and starting a V8 engine!

Digital Arts Camp—Learn how to create digital art. Campers will receive in-depth experience focusing on creative arts in the entertainment industry. Time will be filled with hands-on demonstrations, continuous practice and feedback. Illustrate, design, photograph, sing, play instruments, produce digital music or make a movie!

Welding Technology Camp—Campers will learn about the different types of equipment used in welding. They will be introduced to basic MIG welding skills and will create a small project using the skills they learn.

Week 2: July 26-29, 2021

Culinary Arts Camp—Campers will explore and learn a variety of recipes and techniques during their culinary excursion!

Sports Medicine Camp—Campers will be introduced to emergency first aid, taping and wrapping skills, and the prevention, care and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Topics will be presented in a “learn by doing” interactive format so campers have the opportunity to experience a “day in the life” of a certified athletic trainer.

Additional Information

Students with special dietary needs are welcome to bring their own lunch/snacks. Lunch and an afternoon snack will be provided to all full-day campers daily. Email us with any questions!

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Lonnie Thomas
Digital Media Specialist, Public Relations and Communications