Kellogg Community College is offering more than 50 youth day camps this summer

Kellogg Community College is ready to keep kids busy and engaged after school ends, with more than 50 youth day camps planned for this summer, many of them planned on campus.

According to a statement from the school, all in-person camps will fully adhere to COVID-19 safety guidelines as followed by the college and recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Camp dates are all between June and August.

To register for any of the following camps or for more information, visit kellogg.edu/youth or call 269-965-4134:

Skills and Career Camps

Precious Pets Pet Care: 8-12 years old: 1-4 p.m. June 14

So you want to be a cake decorator: Session 1 (8-12 years old): 9 a.m.-12 p.m., June 14-15; Session 2 (8-12 years old): 1-4 p.m. July 12-13

PAWSitively Pets! Pet Sitting and Dog Walking Skills: 12-18 years old: 1 p.m.-4 p.m. June 15

Safe Sitter Essentials: Skills for babysitting and staying home alone: 12-18 years old: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 16

CPR and first aid: 12-18 years old: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 17

So you want to be a scientist: 10-14 years old: 1 p.m.-4 p.m. June 21-22

Exciting edible art: Session 1 (8-12 years old): 9 a.m.-12 p.m. June 21-22; Session 2 (8-12 years old): 9am-12pm July 26-27

No oven? No problem! No-bake desserts: 8-12 years old: 1-4 p.m. June 29

Summer Party Treats: 8-12 years old: 1-4:30 p.m. June

Aeronautical Discovery Camp: 12-16 years old: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 6-7

So you want to be a school teacher: 10-14 years old: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. July 12-13

Study Strategies for Success Camp: 14-18: 9am-3pm July 19-21; 12-14 years old: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. August 2-3

STEAM camps

Grossology: The science of gross things: 8-12 years old: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. June 9-10

Create your first 3D video game! : 8-14 years old: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 23-24

Minecraft Mods: 8-14 years old: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 28-29

Minecraft Redstone Engineers: 8-14 years old: 8.30am-3.30pm June 30-July 1

Rocket Kart Racers: Design a Mario Kart style game: 8-14 years old: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. July 7-8

Roblox Makers: 8-14 years old: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. July 12-13

Roblox Coders and Entrepreneurs! : 8-14 years old: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. July 14-15

Code breakers: 8-14 years old: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. July 19-20

Python programmers: 8-14 years old: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. July 21-22

Shark Squad: 10-14 years old: 1 p.m.-4 p.m. August 2-3

Sports camps

(Held in conjunction with the KCC Athletics Department and led by KCC coaches and student-athletes)

Women’s basketball camp: 7-12 years old: 9am-11.30am June 29-30; 13-18 years old: 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m. June 29-30

Boys basketball camp: 9-11 years old: 9am-11.30am 19-22 July; 12-14 years old: 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m. July 19-22

Boys Soccer Camp: 7-17 years old: 8 a.m.-12 p.m. July 26-29

Volleyball camp: 8-11 years old: 1 p.m.-4 p.m. on July 27 and 9 a.m.-12 p.m. on July 28; 12-17 years old: 1 p.m.-4 p.m. on July 27 and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on July 28-29

Women’s soccer camp: 7-17 years old: 8 a.m.-12 p.m. August 2-5

Cross-country ski camp: 8-13 years old: 5.30-7 p.m. August 2-5

Baseball camp: 7-13 years old: 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. August 7

Boules field: 8-18 years old: 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m. August 16

Online offers

KCC offers online STEAM camps through tech company Black Rocket, covering topics like video game design, coding, and YouTube content creation. Each camp runs from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. or 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. for five consecutive days, with separate sessions for campers ages 8-11 and 11-14.

Black Rocket camp descriptions and online registration information are available at blackrocket.com.

Nick Buckley can be reached at nbuckley@battlecreekenquirer.com or 269-966-0652. Follow him on Twitter: @NickJBuckley

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