McNeese State University Leisure Learning
is offering "A STEM Adventure” summer program as part of its Kids College from
May 29-Aug. 11 for children entering grades 1-8.
The 11-week program
will offer activities, projects and field trips for students interested in
engineering, nature, ocean exploration, astronomy and rockets, physical science
and chemistry and so much more. The program is offered from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday with early drop off/late pick up available.
week will feature a separate theme and will offer kids the opportunity to participate
in hands-on and outdoor activities, as well as visit Lake Charles landmarks,
museums and exhibits. Elementary and middle school certified teachers, as well
as local and international McNeese students from various disciplines, will
provide an environment of enrichment and fun to keep kids engaged and learning
over the summer.
program is education focused – but we never want the kids to know it!” says May
Gray, coordinator of Leisure Learning at McNeese. "This is a fabulous campus
with so much to offer and we want the children of the community to come and experience
it. It’s a great opportunity for them to make friends, as well as to improve
academic, artistic or physical skills and expand their horizons.”
is $75 and cost per week is $179. There is a discounted price for each
additional child, as well as discounts for multi-week enrollment. For more
information, visit www.mcneese.edu/leisure or
call the leisure learning office at 337-475-5616.
needing accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act
should contact the ADA Coordinator at 3374755428, voice; 3374755960, fax;
3375624227, TDD/TTY, hearing impaired; or by email at email@example.com.