July 13 - 16
ACE: AVIATION AND SIMULATION for ages 10 - 15
Co-sponsored by the Federal Aviation Administration, Middlesex Community College is celebrating its 16th year hosting Aviation Career Education (ACE) Camps for middle school students. In ACE Camp: Aviation and Simulation you will explore many of the possible aviation careers and meet experts from those fields. Learn the fundamentals of flight by designing, building, and testing your own model aircraft and rockets. On field trips, you will witness airport operations first-hand and learn more about what it takes to have "the right stuff." In the second half of the camp, you will learn the tactics needed to succeed in a flight simulator. You will also learn advanced simulation techniques and basic flight maneuvers that will allow you to fly various challenges in advanced flight simulators. For an additional, optional fee of approximately $60 your child will have the option to take an instructional flight; weather dependent. Details the first day of camp.
YTH 610 30 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. BEDFORD $339
VETERINARY EARLY TRAINING for ages 8- 12
Do you love animals and want to learn about veterinary medicine? VET camp will expose you to the various career fields available in veterinary medicine. We'll investigate how animals benefit our society, how to care for large and small animals as well as animal rights. This camp is intended for the student with a love of animals and an interest in pursuing veterinary training. All field trips and transportation included in the cost of the camp.
YTH 618 30 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. BEDFORD $339
DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY for ages 10 - 15
Explore the amazing world of digital photography. Campers will learn about photo composition, lighting, editing and digital photography software. Some picture-taking experience is helpful, but not necessary. There will be photo assignments, a field trip and time spent in the computer lab enhancing your images. Campers must bring their own digital camera with available memory each day and a portable memory stick. All field trips costs are included in the cost of the camp.
YTH 623 30 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. BEDFORD $299
FASHION DESIGN for ages 10 - 15
Are you interested in the texture, style and design of clothing? If so, then this camp is for you! This camp will explore fashion tools and techniques to help you develop your own style and express your individual creativity. Lowell, a city rich with textile history and tradition, is an ideal setting for this camp. The students will lunch at a local restaurant one day (there will be an additional fee of approximately $12 for lunch.) Each student will receive an original gown donated by a local bridal shop to transform. A fashion show on the final day of camp will display our creations.
YTH 614 80 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. LOWELL $339
TECHIE CAMP for 8 – 12 year olds
Come join us for this exploration of multi-media, 3-D and technology. The first day, we will decide what technology interests us most, and then go from there. Possible topics include: Wix, Gamestar Mechanic, Go Animate, iPiccy, Pic monkey and more. These are all free software that you can then use at home!
YTH 683 30 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. BEDFORD $149
ADVANCED FILM PRODUCTION for 10 – 15 year olds
Take your knowledge of film production to the next level in this camp. All campers should have some experience with film, either having taken a program at MCC or elsewhere. Additional time will be spend viewing portions of films and critiquing them.
YTH 693 30 8:30am – 4:30pm BEDFORD $299