Students build their talents and develop new interests at Discovery College, a fun and exciting summer enrichment program for youth at Lone Star College-Montgomery.
Lone Star College-Montgomery’s Discovery College, a fun and exciting enrichment program for youth, with weekly camps beginning Monday, June 15, and running through Thursday, July 16.
Discovery College provides students ages 7-12 an opportunity to build their talents or develop new interests through a variety of one- or two-week class sessions that take place Monday through Thursday, from 1-5 p.m., at the LSC-Montgomery campus.
Knowledgeable instructors include faculty, local teachers, professional artists, and more, and they encourage hands-on participation in a variety of subjects formatted for age-appropriate groups. The instructors make learning fun, and the relaxed, creative atmosphere allows students to develop new skills and meet new friends in a safe environment.
Some of the unique educational sessions include Clay and Sculpture, Real Math for Real Life, Junior Meteorologist, and LEGO Engineering, all of which use team-building exercises to let students develop situational awareness and learn practical life skills.
“This year we are focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) related courses,” said Patricia Chandler, interim director of continuing education at LSC-Montgomery. “We are excited that many of the instructors from last year will be returning this year, in addition to our popular camp director, Michael Robinson.”
Each one-week session costs approximately $97. Parents can find out more information online at LoneStar.edu/DiscoveryCollege, by phone at (936) 273-7446, or in person at the LSC-Montgomery campus, Monday through Thursday, from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., in the continuing education office (Building E, Room 205). Registration and payment must be done in person.
LSC-Montgomery is located at 3200 College Park Drive, one-half mile west of Interstate 45, between Conroe and The Woodlands. For more information about the college, call (936) 273-7000, or visit www.LoneStar.edu/montgomery.
Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for more than 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and one of the fastest-growing community college systems in the nation. Dr. Steve Head is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, seven centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.