COCC Youth Camps

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Youth Camp@COCC 2014 - For Youth Ages 10-14

*If a Youth Camp shows FULL, please feel free to contact us at (541) 383-7270 to have your child's name put on a waiting list.

Kung Fu & Chinese Language/Culture Youth Camp
Learn the basics of the sport of Kung Fu (Wushu) while exploring the culture and language of China with Master Jian Feng Chen.  

Master JianFeng Chen         8:30am-1:30pm (M-W)        CRN 36030
8/4 to 8/6                             Oregon Tai Chi Wushu Studio - Bend
Cost $145

App Attack! Make Your First Game App Youth Camp - FILLED TO CAPACITY*
Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized game development tool, students will explore the world of phone-based and tablet applications. 
Staff                      1:00pm-4:00 (M-Th)                  CRN 35992
7/21 to 7/24            COCC LIB 117
Cost $169

Aviation Exploration Youth Camp
Fascinated by airplanes or dream of becoming a pilot?  Students will explore various aircraft and learn how they fly, understand how weather affects flying, explore careers in aviation, and take a field trip to the airport, which includes hands-on experience in helicopter and airplane simulators.
Angela Wright                                                        CRN 36026 - FILLED TO CAPACITY*
7/14 to 7/16    9:00am-noon (M-W)                           Bend BEC 154
7/17               9:00am-3:00 (Th)  
Cost $169

Karl Baldessari                                                        CRN 36001 - FILLED TO CAPACITY*
8/4 to 8/6        9:00am-noon (M-W)                           Bend BEC 154
8/7                 9:00am-3:00 (Th)  
Cost $169

Minecraft Designers Youth Camp - FILLED TO CAPACITY*
If you love the game Minecraft, but always wanted to design your own characters and buildings for your games, this class is for you. Learn the basics of creating 3-D modeling using new industry grade software to design your very own characters and import them into your favorite Minecraft games.
Staff                  9:00am-noon (M-Th)                 CRN 35990 
7/21 to 7/24       COCC LIB 117 
Cost $169

Staff                 1:00pm-4:00 (M-Th)                   CRN 35996 
8/11 to 8/14       COCC LIB 117 
Cost $169

Video Game Animation Youth Camp - FILLED TO CAPACITY*

Take your game design to the next level by creating and animating your own character sprites, objects, and backgrounds. Start with a name, develop the character’s personality, signature moves, special powers and a story line. Finish with a fully animated character to be used in future games.
Staff                    9:00am-noon (M-Th)                 CRN 35994
7/28 to 7/31         COCC LIB 117
Cost $169

Code Breakers Youth Camp - FILLED TO CAPACITY*
Calling all future coders, programmers and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way to becoming the next tech star! 
Staff                      1:00pm-4:00 (M-Th)                   CRN 35995
7/28 to 7/31            COCC LIB 117
Cost $169

App Adventures: The Next Level! Youth Camp
Whether you want to move past the basic techniques learned in App Attackor want to jump right in, we are ready for you! All students will choose from a selection of different mobile app types and explore more in depth programming concepts.  
Staff                      9:00am-noon (M-Th)                 CRN 35999
8/11 to 8/14           COCC LIB 117
Cost $169

LEGO Video Games Youth Camp
Combine your two favorite activities: LEGOs and Video Games! Students will create your own LEGO universe, characters and adventures in an interactive 2-D Video Game.
Staff                      9:00am-noon (M-Th)                 CRN 36000
8/18 to 8/21           COCC LIB 117
Cost $169

All American Culinary Youth Camp - FILLED TO CAPACITY*
Focusing on typical American fare throughout a variety of regions in the U.S., students in this hands-on camp will practice preparing traditional entrees that are tasty and nutritious. 
Staff                      9:00am-noon (M-Th)                 CRN 36023
8/25 to 8/28           BEND CUL 117
Cost $189

Dinner’s Ready! Culinary Youth Camp - This youth camp will be returning Summer 2015.
A great life-skill as well as a treat for parents, the practice of planning and preparing dinner is an essential talent that all young people should learn. This camp will focus on the basics of preparing healthy, nutritious, tasty roasted chicken and vegetables, pasta sauce from scratch, fruit desserts, turkey tacos and more.

Desserts First! Pastry Chef Culinary Youth Camp - This youth camp will be returning Summer 2015.
A sweet week filled with cakes, cookies, chocolate and more.  Students will learn the secrets and techniques of the bakeshop and will produce restaurant quality desserts.

Design a Professional Website Youth Camp - This youth camp will be returning Summer 2015.
Create your own website with state-of-the-art software: Dreamweaver. Don't be intimidated, be creative! This camp will show you how fun and easy it is to make professional looking websites. Learn the do's and don'ts from an experienced webmaster.
Make Your First Video Game Youth Camp - This youth camp will be returning Summer 2015.
If you love playing video games, this is the camp for you! Make your first video game in this one-of-a-kind class that shows you the crucial keys to designing your first 2-D game.

3 Easy Ways to Register!

By Phone: 541-383-7270
By Mail: Download form (pdf)
In Person: COCC Community Learning - Chandler Lab, 1027 NW Trenton Ave, Bend.
Office Hours - Monday through Friday from 9:00am-5:00pm

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