Ocean County Vocational Technical School Announces Summer Camp Schedule
Jean Sullivan, March 20, 2009
OCEAN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY-Ocean County Vocational Technical School (OCVTS) holding career-related summer camps. Register now for summer fun.
The Culinary Arts Camp, July 13-17, 8AM- 12 Noon, at the OCVTS Brick Center, will focus on methods and techniques of meal planning, food preparation, cooking and safe knife handling. Ocean County students entering grades 6, 7, 8 and 9 may attend.
The Aviation Aerospace Camp, July 6-10, 8AM-12 Noon, at the OCVTS Navy Lakehurst Center, will feature model aircraft and rocket building, concepts of flight and use of flight simulators, tours of the on-site Naval Air Engineering Station Control Tower, the Hindenburg Memorial and Museum, and a Coast Guard CH56 helicopter. Ocean County students entering grades 6, 7, 8 and 9 may attend.
The Performing Arts Workshop is a two week session (July 13-17, 20-24), 10AM-2PM, held at the OCVTS Navy Lakehurst Center. The workshop provides an opportunity for aspiring young artists to strengthen their skills in dance, voice or acting. Students will be exposed to all disciplines with time allotted for more intensive training in one specialty area. This competitive program offers Level 1 (for 6-8 grades) and Level 2 (for 9-12 grades) and is limited to 12 students per discipline per level.
The Marine Science Summer Experience held at the Marine Academy of Technology and Environmental Science (MATES) facility, Manahawkin, 7:45AM-2:45PM, is offered July 20-24, July 27-31, August 3-7 or August 10-14. Students will be exposed to laboratory and research techniques, ecology, marine and environmental science. Daily field visits will focus on hands-on research, collection and identification of local species, water sampling and monitoring. This competitive program is limited to 25 students per week. Ocean County students entering grades 7, 8 and 9 may attend.