LCCC hosts Career Fair:
Lorain County Community College
will hold its annual Lorain County Career Fair from noon to 3
p.m. on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at the Spitzer Conference Center
and the Norton Culinary Arts Center on campus.
Attendees can meet employers and make connections with more than
100 companies. All are welcome to the event, sponsored by
LCCC Career Services, Lorain County JVS, Lorain County Urban
League and OhioMeansJobs. Career coaching and resume
assistance is available through partner organizations.
For more information, call (440) 366-4076 or visit
LCCC hosts STEAM Maker Summer Camps:
Lorain County Community College will host STEAM (science,
technology, engineering, arts and math) Maker summer camps
through College for Kids and Teens. All camps for elementary and
middle school students run from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily at
LCCC’s Patsie C. and Dolores Jeneé Campana Center for Ideation
and Invention. Camps for high school students run from 9 a.m. to
3 p.m., Monday through Thursday (no Friday sessions). All camps
are for students entering the grades listed.
The curriculum for grades 3–12 is infused with creativity,
digital fabrication technologies, indoor and outdoor activities
all working together to inspire innovative ideas and an
inventor’s mindset. Camps are grouped by grade and guided by an
incredible staff of artists, educators, makers, technicians and
college students. The low camper/staff ratio of 1:4 provides
each camper with the support they need to take on individual and
group art, technology, science and outdoor activities.
Explore outer space through arts, STEM and outdoor activities.
Design, build and fly your own rocket, moon buggy and more using
traditional art and making materials as well as Fab Lab
technologies including laser cutters, vinyl cutters and 3D
Grades 3, 4, 5, July 22 – 26
Course Number NFAB 080K P100
Grades 6, 7, 8, August 5 – 9
Course Number NFAB 080K P10
Build skills, use your imagination, and explore digital
fabrication and printmaking technologies. Build an “art bot,”
use a vinyl cutter to make a decal, design and print your own
t-shirt, and create original 2D art prints/posters. Projects
use traditional art materials and incorporate Fab Lab
technologies like laser cutters, CNC routers and 3D printers.
Grades 6, 7, 8, July 29 – August 2
Course Number NFAB 081K P100
Grades 9, 10, 11, 12, August 12 – 16
Course Number NFAB 080K P101
Rosie’s Girls For Girls (Grades 6, 7 and 8):
Create and build individual and group STEAM projects in a safe
and girl-centered environment while working with role models in
diverse career fields. Practice the skills of designers,
engineers, carpenters and welders, and learn about Fab Lab
Rosie’s Girls Build!, July 8 – 12
Course Number NWKS 100K P100
Create and build your own art/carpentry project to take home and
a design and build a “Little Library” with a group of other
Rosie’s Girls II!, July 15 – 19
Course Number NWKS 100K P101
Solder an art/sculpture project, learn about drones, and use
carpentry skills to design, build and wire a lamp/lantern.
Includes a field trip to Lorain County Joint Vocational School
on Wednesday, July 17.
Google Cardboard Virtual Reality Camp:
Build your own Google Cardboard virtual reality viewer from
cardboard. Then create a panoramic virtual reality environment
using just a smart phone and technology.
Grades 9, 10, 11, 12, June 17 – 20,
Course Number NWKS 101K P100
Cost is $225 per week for all camps. A limited number of full
and partial scholarships are available for each camp.
The summer youth programming includes the Campana Center
STEAM Maker Teen Academy, a free creative arts program for
income-eligible high school students in Lorain County. For
additional information, contact Joan Perch at (440) 366-7866
To register for any camp or to receive additional information,
contact College for Kids (440) 366-4093 or
Lorain County Community College is located at 1005 North Abbe
Road, Elyria, Ohio.