Summer Camps at Iowa Central 2018

Summer Camps at Iowa Central 2018

All 2018 summer camps are free. Participants must sign up to be eligible to attend. There are enrollment caps for each camp. There is a 2 camp per person limit.

Photography - Beginner

Dates: June 11-12, 2018
Enrollment Cap: 24
Ages/Grades: 5th - 7th Grade
Times: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: LIB 207
Description: Do you have a passion for taking pictures? This 2 day camp will give you the opportunity to explore you own personal vision and create unique original photographs. You will learn and investigate a variety of photographic processes, techniques and styles. Each day will consist of a group photo walk around campus to help you focus on your photography goals and let you practice the new skills you’ve learned. During these photo walks, you will develop and sharpen your visual skills, focusing on the elements or art and design. A digital point and shoot camera or cell phone camera is required.

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Photography – Intermediate

Dates: June 13-15, 2018
Enrollment Cap: 24
Ages/Grades: 8th - 12th grade
Times: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Location: LIB 207
Description: Professional shooting techniques combined with hands-on learning show you how to use your camera to take world-class photographs. Master manual DSLR camera settings and use light, the elements of art to create vibrant digital images through personalized lessons and in-field instruction. This 3 day summer camp includes lectures, hands-on activities, indoor and outdoor photography sessions, editing, and group discussions. You do not need prior experience with a camera. A DSLR or Mirrorless camera required. Lunch is included with this camp.

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DIVATECH – High School

Dates: June 18-20, 2018
Enrollment Cap: 20
Ages/Grades: High School Girls
Times: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Location: AST 145
Lunch is included with this camp.

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DIVATECH – Middle School

Dates: June 20-22, 2018
Enrollment Cap:
40
Ages/Grades: Middle School Girls
Times: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Location: AST 145
Description: Aimed at exposing young women to what is considered as non-tradition career fields, such as Welding, Electrical Technology, Robotics and Automation, Carpentry, Automotive Technology and Process Technology. Students will spend 3 days moving around the Iowa Central campus, spending time in each of the different Career and Technical Education (CTE) lab spaces, using the equipment, building, fabricating and painting different projects, many of which they are allowed to take home with them at the end of the camp. Lunch is included with this camp.

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Creative Culinary – Middle School

Dates: July 9-11, 2018
Enrollment Cap: 24
Ages/Grades: Middle School
Times: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Hanson Center - Kitchen 1

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Creative Culinary – Parent/Child

Dates: July 9-11, 2018
Enrollment Cap: 24
Ages/Grades: 3rd - 8th Grade with Parent
Times: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Hanson Center - Kitchen 1
Description: In the morning, middle school boys and girls will join Chef Michael Hirst, Chef Geoffrey Phillipson, Chef Christina Murray and Master Baker Tom Pritchard as they learn different culinary and baking techniques to master the kitchen, as well as going through fundamentals such as measuring, reading recipes, and discussing the importance of nutritional values and information. The morning session is available to middle school boys and girls looking to learn more about food, nutrition and cooking skills, while the afternoon session will be open for a Parent/Child cooking school to share the bond of cooking between parent and child.

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Boys 2 Careers

Dates: July 16-18, 2018
Enrollment Cap: 24
Ages/Grades: Middle School Boys
Times: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Location: AST 145
Description: This summer camp will show and expose students to all of the vocational programs and career fields that Iowa Central has to offer. Students will spend time in numerous Career and Technical programs working with equipment and creating projects to excite them about vocational education. Lunch is included with this camp.

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