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CCCC's YES provides enrichment opportunities in Chatham County

06.09.2016 • College & Community, College General

Central Carolina Community College's Youth Enrichment Series (YES) program is offering a variety of summer enrichment courses this summer in Chatham County.

Adventures in Art (grades 5-8), Adventures in Math (grades K-4), Babysitter Certificate (grades 8-12), Culinary Teen Baking (grades 5-12), Culinary Teen Cooking (grades 5-12), Explore and Learn Summer Camp (grades 5-8), Kids Cooking Camp - two sessions (grades K-4), and My Career Future (grades 9-12) are the summer enrichment courses offered in Chatham County.

The CCCC YES program summer schedule includes the following programs in Harnett and Lee counties:

In addition, an Environmental Exploration Day is set for rising freshmen through rising juniors in Chatham, Harnett, and Lee counties who are interested in Wildlife and Conservation, Fisheries, Sustainable Materials and Technology, Parks and Recreation, and Tourism Management. CCCC and the Natural Resources program at N.C. State University have partnered to offer a one-day event on the N.C. State campus.

Scholarships are available for those who meet the criteria for financial assistance on a first-come, first-serve basis.

All participants in the Summer Youth Enrichment Series must have an emergency medical form and YES registration form on file in the CCCC Continuing Education office no later than five days prior to the first day of class. Forms can be completed by downloading them from the CCCC website at

"We're very excited about the YES camp offerings for summer 2016," says Kristy Baggett, CCCC Director of Personal Enrichment and Youth Summer Programs. "Our focus is to provide camps that expose students to future opportunities. We do that by providing fun, interactive, and engaging camps for students."

Anyone interested should contact the CCCC ECD Student Support Center (SSC) at 919-718-7500 for registration and information regarding the Youth Enrichment Series. The SSC is open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

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CCCC's YES provides enrichment opportunities in Chatham County