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    Lackawanna College

    Continuing Education

    Youth Services

    Summer Camps

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    Lackawanna College offers the youth of Lackawanna County various structured, age-appropriate activities that help with both academic and personal enrichment. The College’s Youth Programs include, but are not limited to, After School Homework Clubs at the College’s main campus and various elementary schools in the Scranton School District, GED programs, and the College’s TLC program, (Transitioning to Lackawanna College).

    A large component of all of the youth programs offered include leadership components such as building on a child’s self-confidence, membership, belonging, self-esteem, individuality, autonomy and a sense of safety. The College also hopes to offer an SAT prep program for high school students ages 14-18.

    Lackawanna College also offers a wide variety of camps each summer for children of all ages with various interests. These camps include Princess Academy, Lego Pre-Engineering, Basic Spanish, Creative Critters, Sing Your Heart Out at Lackawanna, and Cooking with Brenda.

    Lake Region Center camps

    Call (570) 226-4625 for information on how to enroll.

    June 22-26

    American Girl

    Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-noon, Grades 1-4. Cost: $75

    Sign up with your friends and bring your doll for a week of girly fun. Girls will be painting nails and getting all dolled up with matching tutus and bracelets for you and your doll. No messy activities will be done while dolls are close by.

    Beading camp

    Monday-Friday, noon-3 p.m., Grades 1-4. Cost: $75

    Dinosaur Days

    Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-noon, Grades 1-4. Cost: $75

    Learn more about some of the dinosaurs that ruled and roamed the earth millions of years ago. Create prehistoric art projects, build a replica of a dinosaur, and spark your imagination through dinosaur stories, songs, games and many other Dino-mite activities.

    Magic School Bus

    Monday-Friday, noon-3 p.m., Grades 1-4. Cost: $75

    Board the bus and join Ms. Frizzle’s class while they venture out to explore and end up having wacky, science-filled adventures! Experiments, projects, and videos are used to explore the Magic School Bus books and bring them to life.

    TLC Program

    The Continuing Education department offers opportunities for students who may need remediation in order to be prepared for the transition to college-level work. The Transition to Lackawanna College Program (TLC) is a mandatory 10-week program offered during the Fall semester. The program includes instruction in reading, writing, mathematics, college survival skills, and and introduction to computer applications. TLC is one component of the College’s commitment to academic success rooted in strong foundations in reading, writing, and math.