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Lehigh Valley offers creative and academic summer youth camps

Camps focus on engineering, math, visual arts, and writing

Youth campers gather around the Nittany Lion in their artistic masks during a past camp experience. Credit: Kate Morgan / Penn StateCreative Commons

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Penn State Lehigh Valley is offering two-week, half-day youth camps from July 8-19. Camps are available in writing, visual arts, math and engineering and are geared toward students entering grades one through 12. Camps are offered in the morning (9 a.m.-noon) or the afternoon (1-4 p.m.).

Engineering camps include robotics and rocketry. Visual art camps include drawing, painting and sculpture. Writing camps explore a variety of topics including drama, mystery, and high school writers workshop. Each camp is designed and taught by Penn State Lehigh Valley faculty and/or Lehigh Valley Writing Project Fellows.

Penn State Lehigh Valley staff will be on-hand if parents require early drop-off, lunch time and late pick-up.

For more information about camp options, costs, and registration, visit, or email

Last Updated March 27, 2013