Registration open for ‘Kids at College’ summer camps & activities

Free Summer Preview Day on Saturday will showcase program offerings for kids 5-17

Kids at College activities
Lee College biology instructor Margene Lenamon (center) helps Kids at College participants analyze an x-ray of a human bone during the Forensic Science summer camp held in 2015. Registration is now open for the 2016 Kids at College program, which will include camps and courses at the main campus in Baytown and the Lee College Education Center – South Liberty County.

BAYTOWN, TX — Parents and guardians looking for ways to keep their children engaged and entertained this summer will find an array of camps, classes and activities in the “Kids at College” program at Lee College, which is now accepting registrations and gearing up for its second annual Summer Preview Day.

Kids at College Summer Preview Day will be held from 9 a.m.-noon, this Saturday, April 30, in the gymnasium on campus. The event is free and open to the public, and will include detailed information about program options in arts and crafts; career exploration; brain-training; athletics; cooking; science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM); and EnergyVenture. All camps and courses are designed for children and teens aged 5-17 years and will be held this year at both the main campus in Baytown, and the recently opened Lee College Education Center – South Liberty County.

Participants at Summer Preview Day will enjoy hands-on activities for the whole family, interactive demonstrations from camp instructors and fun prizes and giveaways throughout the morning. Parents can also sign up their children for Kids at College on the spot, and win vouchers to help pay for any applicable registration costs.

For more information about the Kids at College program or the second annual Summer Preview Day, contact the Center for Workforce and Community Development at 281.425.6311 or visit www.lee.edu/workforce.

Lee College offers more than 100 associate degree and certificate programs, as well as non-credit workforce and community education courses, that prepare its diverse student body for advanced higher education; successful entry into the workforce; and a variety of in-demand careers. With the main campus and McNair Center located in Baytown, Texas, and a satellite center in nearby Liberty, the college serves a geographic area of more than 220,000 residents that includes 13 independent school districts. To learn more, visit www.lee.edu.