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Get a “Taste” of what it’s like to cook in a commercial kitchen.  Explore culinary arts careers too! If you are in 9th grade or above, love to cook or the idea of cooking, try out our Pizza and Pasta Week at TCC.  You will learn some basic bread techniques while making home-made pizza, pasta and other fun foods like Paninis, Stromboli, Calzone, bread sticks and even some “sweets” made out of pizza dough.  Plus you will get a chance to see how college works, tour the facilities and explore other careers you may find interesting and how to research them. This week long morning summer camp (9:00 to 1:00) is fun, educational and challenging as you explore the world of cooking. Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper. Complete forms online at https://forms.tcc.edu/summer-camps-2017/

240030

Start date: 07/24/17

End date: 07/28/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (7/24/2017-7/28/2017)

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri .

Tuition: $150.00

Location : TCC Norfolk Campus - Martin Building Location : 
  TCC Norfolk Campus - Martin Building.

Instructor : WD Staff 

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Room :  Not Assigned



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Explore Mathematics with like-minded campers in a half-day no pressure environment.  Discover number systems, statistics, trigonometry, algebra and geometry theory in a laboratory.  It is designed to improve camper's problem solving skills while gaining a deeper understanding of mathematics principles and their application to today's world. Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper. Complete forms online at https://forms.tcc.edu/summer-camps-2017/

240020

Start date: 07/17/17

End date: 07/21/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (7/17/2017-7/21/2017)

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri .

Tuition: $185.00

Location : TCC Chesapeake Campus  Location : 
  TCC Chesapeake Campus .

Instructor : WD Staff 

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Room :  Not Assigned



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Explore the Arduino ® open-source electronic platform used to design electronic hardware and software in this camp.  Learn the basics of electronic design to interface the real world to this sophisticated controller.  Learn programming in an open-source integrated development environment (IDE) so you can design and program your own microcontroller projects. Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper. Complete forms online at https://forms.tcc.edu/summer-camps-2017/

240021

Start date: 07/31/17

End date: 08/04/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (7/31/2017-8/4/2017)

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri .

Tuition: $185.00

Location : TCC Chesapeake Campus  Location : 
  TCC Chesapeake Campus .

Instructor : WD Staff 

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Room :  Not Assigned



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Do you want to study wildlife and the environment?  Are you ready to explore the natural environment in our community?  If so, this camp is for you!  Join us in this outdoor and laboratory adventure.  Activities and topics include bird field identification, wildlife photography, daily nature hikes, animal field signs and tracking identification, lab experience with binoculars and microscopes, dissection of owl pellets and feathers, bird behavior and adaptations, wetlands conservation, butterflies and dragonflies, meeting live animals and snakes, lab experiments, bird anatomy, wildlife forensics, games and crafts, visits from local conservation groups and the zoo. Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper. Complete forms online at https://forms.tcc.edu/summer-camps-2017/ Intended Audience: Grades 3-6

240005

Start date: 07/31/17

End date: 08/04/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (7/31/2017-8/4/2017)

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri .

Tuition: $170.00

Location : TCC Chesapeake Campus  Location : 
  TCC Chesapeake Campus .

Instructor : Desiree Cooper 

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Room :  TBA



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Explore a range of careers from engineering to law enforcement to computer repair to sciences to health care. Spend time in a college library, see a planetarium show, hunt for treasure using electronics, play games and get some exercise. Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper. Complete forms online at https://forms.tcc.edu/summer-camps-2017/ Intended Audience: Grades 5-8

240006

Start date: 07/10/17

End date: 07/14/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (7/10/2017-7/14/2017)

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri .

Tuition: $185.00

Location : TCC Va Beach Campus - Student Center Building  Location : 
  TCC Va Beach Campus - Student Center Building .

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Albert Koon  2.Frank Futyma  3.Paul Gordy  4.Laurie Lawson 

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Room :  UBOK-K313 (Conference/Boardroom)



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Get ready for college early. The College Success Skills experience will help students graduate from high school college-ready.  Participants will receive college credit through an in-depth overview that will focus on successful transition into college level courses. Participants will navigate several modules to include time management, education accountability, diversity and inclusion, understanding college resources and career exploration using the Virginia Wizard. The Virginia Wizard will help students connect the dots between interests and careers while exploring degree options. Because of college credit, students must apply for TCC admission and register for the credit class by May 4. Once you have completed your TCC application to become a student, you will receive a student ID number and a vccs.edu e-mail address. Once you have received that information you will need to register for the class by going to www.tcc.edu  Click on “MYTCC.” From there you will utilize your username and set-up a password. Once you are successfully logged in, click on “SIS.”  This will bring you to the ability to register. Go to “Student Center” and type in the section number DS2N and press "submit." Camp Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper. Complete forms online at https://forms.tcc.edu/summer-camps-2017/ 

240028

Start date: 07/10/17

End date: 07/13/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (7/10/2017-7/13/2017)

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu .

Tuition: $50.00

Location : TCC Norfolk Campus - Student Center Location : 
  TCC Norfolk Campus - Student Center.

Instructor : WD Staff 

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Room :  Not Assigned

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This camp will let kids explore their creative side by working with college faculty in writing and producing a short play. To keep things fun, the students will also explore careers with the Virginia Wizard, spend time in the library doing some research for their play, see a planetarium show, and even play some games and get some exercise. Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper. Complete forms online at https://forms.tcc.edu/summer-camps-2017/         Intended Audience: Grades 5-8

240007

Start date: 07/24/17

End date: 07/28/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (7/24/2017-7/28/2017)

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri .

Tuition: $185.00

Location : TCC VA Beach Campus Location : 
  TCC VA Beach Campus.

Instructor : WD Staff 

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Room :  TBA



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Do you think one day robotics will replace common goods and services in our society?  Technology is getting there, and you can jump-start your robotics knowledge by attending a week-long Robotics camp.  Campers will explore robotics with open-source robotics platform learning how to build and program a robotic platform! Explore careers impacted by robotics. Registration requires completion of release forms for each camper. Complete forms online at https://forms.tcc.edu/summer-camps-2017/

240019

Start date: 07/17/17

End date: 07/21/17

Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (7/17/2017-7/21/2017)

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri .

Tuition: $185.00

Location : TCC Chesapeake Campus  Location : 
  TCC Chesapeake Campus .

Instructor : Adrienne Alper 

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Room :  Not Assigned



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