STEM Camp at Penn State Mont Alto provides incoming 9th and 10th grade students with hands-on practical experience in the fields of engineering, chemistry, DNA profiling, physics, microbiology, and much more.
It is a week of exploration, discovery and fun! The Penn State Extension 4H Robotics Club will host a high-engagement challenge utilizing the latest EV3 Lego Mindstorms. Camp also includes field trips to Penn State Harrisburg’s Central Pennsylvania Research and Teaching Laboratory for Biofuels and Manitowoc in Shady Grove, Pa.
Drop off and pick up at Penn State Mont Alto. Drop off at 9am and pick up at 4pm.
July 8 – 12, 2019
Office of Continuing Education at (717) 749-4117
Penn State Mont Alto, 1 Campus Drive, Mont Alto, PA.
Lincoln Intermediate Unit 12 and York Tech are partnering to give students exposure to real-world opportunities in a state-of-the-art facility with industry professionals!
Students explore careers using hands-on activities in labs.
July 22-26, 9am-3pm.
Courses are offered for grades 3-5 and 6-8 (will be adapted to fit particular grade levels)
Careers explored: Automotive, Commercial Art, Culinary, Engineering, Health Care, Sports Tech, Cosmetology, Manufacturing, Automation, Engines Tech, Video, and STEAM fields.
LIU Career Camp
email@example.com, (717) 624-6509
York County School of Technology, 2179 S. Queen St., York.
Under The Horizon, 2650 Biglerville Road, Gettysburg.
For youth with disabilities ages 5 to 25.
Two week camp: 9am-3pm, June 17 – 21 and June 24 – 28.
A 2-week fun and educational camp where campers enjoy a setting that includes challenges, outdoor fun, and building social relationships.
Themed days/weeks include arts and crafts, group games, sensory activities, snack time, water play, and special guests.
$375 (Scholarships may be available to residents of Adams County.)
For details and registration contact Easterseals representative, Virginia Anderson.
Gettysburg Area Middle School, Grades 6-8
Lincoln Elementary School, Grades K-5
James Gettys Elementary School, Grades K-5
Franklin Township Elementary School, Grades PK-5
Gettysburg Montessori Charter School, Grades PK-6
Vida Charter School/Escuela Vida Charter, Grades PK-6
St. Francis Xavier Charter School, Grades PK-8
Respective Solutions Group staff work with teachers to revisit school-day lessons while providing homework help, tutoring, and educational enrichment activities.
Components of this 21st Century Community Learning Center program include STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math), nutrition and fitness, positive behavior reinforcement, music and more!
We focus on creating educational, fun and safe environments for students to go after school.
10 Weeks of summer programming included
A 4-H animal club is a club that focuses solely on one specific animal instead of projects. Members without animals are still able to participate in an animal club by completing an animal-less project. Includes: Beef Club, Dairy Beef/Dairy Club, Goat Club, Adams County Horse Club, Poultry Club, Rabbit Club, Sheep Club, Swine Club
Visit the 4-H Animal Club website for full details, or phone Carolyn McGraw, 717-334-6271.
Community Clubs do not focus on one specific project, they offer several different projects members can choose from. There is something for everyone.
Clubs are in New Oxford, Upper Adams, and York Springs
Visit the 4-H Community Club website for full details, or phone Trudy Gladhill at 717-334-6271.
Special Interest Clubs
Special Interest clubs focus on one specific project. Includes Craft Club, Dog Club, Seeing Eye Puppy, East Berlin Sharpshooters, Tractor Safety, Veterinarian Science, and Teen Senate Club
Visit the 4-H Special Interest Club website for full details, or phone Trudy Gladhill at 717-334-6271.
Check website for additional opportunities
Adams County 4-H, Penn State Extension
670 Old Harrisburg Road, Suite 204
Cub Scout Packs, grade K-5
Cub Scouting is fun for the whole family. In Scouting, boys and girls start with their best right now selves and grow into their very best future selves. It’s fun, hands-on learning and achievement that puts kids in the middle of the action and prepares them for today – and for life.
BSA Scouts, youth 11-17
Scouts BSA is the traditional Scouting experience for youth in the fifth grade through high school. Service, community engagement and leadership development become increasingly important parts of the program as youth lead their own activities and work their way toward earning Scouting’s highest rank, Eagle Scout. NOTE: Beginning in February 2019, this program is transitioning to include both young men and young women.
Venturing – Co-ed 14-20
Explore passions, make friends, discover the world. You’re always looking for an adventure. Rappelling a cliff. Perfecting your shot. Designing a robot. Kayaking into the sunset. Exploring your faith. Volunteering at an animal shelter. The choice is yours! Venturing is youth-led and youth-inspired. You’ll acquire life skills and gain experiences while having a blast.
SUMMER CAMPS are available for Cubs and BSA Scouts. Financial assistance available.
For more information contact Christopher Lontz, Director, Battlefield District, New Birth of Freedom Council, BSA
firstname.lastname@example.org, (717) 827-4569
Sleepaway youth camp sponsored by Pennsylvania State Police, which provides participants with a positive attitude toward the Law Enforcement profession.
June 9-14. York College. Girls & boys aged 13 and not over 15 by June 1.
Applicants must be in good physical condition, provide Physical form, apply by April 30th, and attend Orientation on May 15th, 6-9 pm at the Eagle View Middle School/CVSD in Mechanicsburg.
Application & Physical forms available at southcentralcampcadet.org.
$25 Registration. All other expenses are covered by donations and sponsors.