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College for Kids

College For Kids - Summer 2021 PDF Download

College for Kids provides fun, informative classes to students entering 3rd through 8th grades.

This Summer is going to be exciting as we have classes for everyone! Whether your child is into cooking, science, art, or just won't stop moving; we have classes this summer that is sure to keep them engaged and on their toes. Download our Flyer, Full Course Descriptions and Register below.

[Click to Download / View our Summer 2021 Guide]

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Kids Baking 101

CRN: 80015 | 1 session, Monday (July 19) 9-10:30am

This course will teach the basics of baking and sanitation for the best and safest final product. Kids will bake chocolate chip cookies with the knowledge that they learn. Kids are recommended to wear an apron or old shirt. Supplies are included in the cost of the class. This class is currently scheduled to be on campus. (Ages 7-14)

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Griddle Cooking

CRN: 80016 | 1 session, Tuesday (July 20) 9-10:30am

Kids will learn how to cook safely on a griddle. Breakfast and lunch items will be cooked on a griddle and homemade ice cream in a bag for dessert. On the menu: pancakes, lunch sandwiches, and homemade ice cream. Kids are recommended to wear an apron or old shirt. Supplies are included in the cost of the class. (Ages 8-14)

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Exploring Rocks and Crystals

CRN: 80023 | 4 sessions, M-Th (July 19-22) 11-12pm

What are crystals? How are rocks formed? Learn about the interesting world of rocks and crystals. This class would focus on learning and creating projects to take home including rock candy to eat. (Ages 8-14)


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Black Rocket Classes

Meet our partner

Black Rocket Black Rocket provides unique enrichment and educational programs in partnership with schools across the country. Distinctive camps in the creative sciences, gaming and digital arts focus on the intersection of creativity and technology. Each camp emphasizes self-empowerment, cognitive reasoning, teamwork and divergent thinking through hands-on learning.

8:30 - 11:30 (Ages 8 - 11)
12:30 - 3:30 (Ages 11 - 14)
JavaScript Developer Jam
MineCraft Animators
eSports Apprentice- Streamers and Gamers

8:30 - 11:30 (Ages 8 - 11)
12:30 - 3:30 (Ages 11 - 14)
Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite Style Video Game
Make your First Video Game!
Minecraft Redstone Engineers
Python Programers

8:30 - 11:30 (Ages 8 - 11)
12:30 - 3:30 (Ages 11 - 14)
Code Breakers
Inventors League-Prototyping for the Future
ROBLOX Coders and Entrepreneurs
YouTube Content Creators
Young Authors

8:30 - 11:30 (Ages 8 - 11)
12:30 - 3:30 (Ages 11 - 14)
Minecraft Modders
Rocket Kart Racers -Design a Mario Style Game
Virtual Reality-The Future is Now
YouTube FX Masters

Please click here to register for Black Rocket classes.


Junior Vet University [FULL]

Registration for Junior Vet University is now full, but you can contact Whiteside County Farm Bureau to be placed on the waitlist.
Email : whitesidecountyfarmbureau@gmail.com
Phone : (815) 772 - 2165


College for Kids Instructors wanted at Sauk Valley Community College. Share your knowledge and enrich lives virtually or on campus. 


Dana Chacon
Career Services and Community Education Program Coordinator