CONNECT Summer Enrichment Programs/Summer Camps

JCC summer camps

 


Summer Camp Registration Information:

Step 1: Check Camp dates and times as well as payment deadlines. All payments are DUE by 5:00 pm!

Step 2: Fill out the Summer Camp Registration Form

Step 3: Submit payment 

For more information contact Roxanne Curry at 919-209-2521 or recurry@johnstoncc.edu

 2019 Summer Camp Options

Chef in Training - $103

Chef in Training camp teaches your kids to have fun, eat healthy, develop or hone their cooking skills, experiment in the kitchen ... all in a fun way, while expanding their culinary palate. Throughout the week, attendees will learn culinary techniques from a chef and cook their own lunch daily. 

Students should bring an apron each day of camp. Contact Vic McCormick at kvmccormick@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 209-2595 for questions regarding this camp. *Food allergies will need to be emailed prior to session.*

Camp Location: Johnston County Workforce Development Center, 135 Best Wood Drive, Clayton, NC  27520

Camp dates for rising 5th & 6th Graders

June 3-6, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: May 29, 2019 at 5:00 pm
June 10-13, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: June 5, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Camp dates for rising 7th & 8th Graders

July 15-18, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: July 10, 2019 at 5:00 pm
July 22-25, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: July 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Bad to the Bones: CSI Camp - $153

Attendees will be taught how to process a crime scene and the many facets that go along with crime scene processing. Students will engage in a hands-on learning environment working with several items in forensic science such as finger printing, tire/shoe evidence, blood and much more!

Attendees should dress comfortably each day and wear tennis shoes. Students may bring bottled drink, lunch and snack with them. If you have any questions about the content of the camp, please contact Cynthia Sullivan at cmsullivan@johnstoncc.edu.

Camp Location
: JCC Public Safety Services Complex (Building J), 245 College Rd, Smithfield, NC  27577

Open to RISING 7th - 9th graders!

June 10-13, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: June 5, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Biotechnology Camp - $83

Explore biotechnology, with a focus on careers! Learn about microbial organisms, working in biotechnology companies such as Grifols and Novo Nordisk, bioengineering, drug therapies and so much more!

Attendees should dress comfortably and wear closed toe shoes. Students may bring a bottled drink, bag lunch and snack. For more information on the camp, contact Leslie Isenhour at laisenhour@johnstoncc.edu.

Camp Location
Johnston County Workforce Development Center, 135 Best Wood Drive, Clayton, NC  27520

Open to RISING 7th - 9th graders!

July 23-24, 2019: Tuesday-Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: July 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Please note: This is only a 2-day camp!

The Mission Moon Challenge (FLL Jr.) - $163

What do you need to know about the Moon to live there? Design and construct a model using LEGO elements and motorized parts! Students will create a model using LEGO WeDO 2.0 technologies and a poster about the team experience! Learn teamwork skills and core vaules! Bulid self-confidence, knowledge and life skills! 

Attendees should dress comfortably each day and wear tennis shoes. Students may bring bottled drink, lunch and snack with them. If you have any questions about the content of the camp, please contact Lance Gooden at l_gooden@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2375.  

Camp Location
: STEAM Building, Johnston Community College, 245 College Road, Smithfield, NC  27577

Open to RISING 2nd - 5th graders!

June 24-27, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: June 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm
July 15-18, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: July 10, 2019 at 5:00 pm

VEX ROBOTICS Camp - $163

Become problem solving heroes of tomorrow! Students will have the experience of a lifetime building VEX ROBOTS. Students will walk through the design and build a mobile robot to play a sport-like game. During this process they will learn key STEM principles and robotics concepts. Inspire-Create-Design-Build! VEX ROBOTICS camp is appropriate for those interested in developing their problem solving, programming and mechanical skills! 

Attendees should dress comfortably each day and wear tennis shoes. Students may bring bottled drink, lunch and snack with them. If you have any questions about the content of the camp, please contact Lance Gooden at l_gooden@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2375. 

Camp Location
: STEAM Building, Johnston Community College, 245 College Road, Smithfield, NC  27577

Open to RISING 6th - 9th graders!

June 24-27, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: June 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm
July 8-11, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: July 1, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Mad Scientist Camp - $163

Do you have a young scientist itching to stretch their science muscles over summer break?  If yes, then this Mad Science STEM Camp is for you!  During this jam-packed 4 day session, campers will be fully engaged with interactive experiments teaching both practical and amazing science lessons.  Campers will explore the world of chemical reactions, harness the power of the sun to create tasty treats, unleash the awesomeness of the scientific method, and much, much more!

Attendees should dress comfortably each day and wear tennis shoes. If you have any questions about the content of the camp, please contact Katie Lovin at kilovin@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2380. 

Camp Location: STEAM Building, Johnston Community College, 245 College Road, Smithfield, NC  27577

Open to RISING 6th - 8th graders!

June 24-27, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: June 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Robotics Engineering Camp! - $163

Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science all in one camp! Come take part and rebuild a FRC Robot. Learn to program the robot to drive autonomously! 

Attendees should dress comfortably each day and wear tennis shoes. Students may bring bottled drink, lunch and snack with them. If you have any questions about the content of the camp, please contact Lance Gooden at l_gooden@johnstoncc.edu or (919) 464-2375

Camp Location
: STEAM Building, Johnston Community College, 245 College Road, Smithfield, NC  27577

Open to RISING 10th - 12th graders!

July 22-25, 2019: Monday-Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Registration deadline: July 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm