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Summer Camp for High School Students

June 24-28, 2018

Why Attend?

If you have considered going to college to be a family and consumer sciences teacher or wondered what careers are available in the field, this camp is for you!

Who can attend?

Rising 8th - 12th grade students

How much does it cost?

$650 – resident; $550 commuter

Who is teaching?

Local Family and Consumer Science teachers including Messiah alumni.

What will I learn & do?

  • Learn about foods and nutrition while cooking in culinary labs
  • Study child development in the Early Learning Center
  • Manipulate textiles to create a simple outfit design
  • Enhance leadership and communication skills
  • Analyze relationships through activities and film
  • Examine best strategies for managing money by developing a finance plan
  • Explore careers in FCS

For more information contact Stephanie Patterson at or 717-796-5068

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