Ignite Curiosity at Olney Central College



Metaling Around Welding Camp • May 30, 2024 • 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. • $35

For Grades 7-12 • Instructors: Curtis Marshall & Maverick Fisher • CRN 12549 • Register by May 17

Get ready to spark some creativity and light up your summer with our welding camp! At this camp, you'll learn all about welding safety and how a Mig Welder works. You'll get to put on your safety gear and dive into the exciting world of welding. Campers will also get to choose their own project to build and make a name plate. Our experienced instructors will guide you every step of the way. By the end of the day, you'll have a finished project that you can proudly show off to your family and friends. Please make sure to dress appropriately for welding. You will need to wear jeans, a T-shirt, a long-sleeved shirt, closed-toed shoes (boots are best) and safety glasses, if you have them. 


Jazz for Young Musicians • June 10, 2024 • 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. • $25

For Grades 5-12 • Instructor: Wade Baker • CRN 12554 • Register by May 30

Grab your instrument and get ready to jam as renowned Jazz musician and OCC Director of Bands Wade Baker guides you on an exploration of the musical genre of Jazz. Discover new artists and styles as you study the techniques and nuances of Jazz.



Blowing Stuff Up with Science • June 11, 2024 • 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. • $35

For Grades 5-12 • Instructors: Rob Mason & Aaron Lineberry • CRN 12559 • Register by May 30

Are you a budding scientist who loves to explore the mysteries of physics and chemistry? If so, you're in for a treat! We're going to blow stuff up! Our summer camp offers a unique opportunity for young learners to participate in fun experiments and discover the wonders of science in a way they've never experienced before. During this camp, you'll have the chance to conduct exciting experiments and engage in hands-on activities that will help you learn about the fascinating world of science. Our expert instructors will guide you through a range of experiments that will challenge your imagination and help you discover new things about the world around you.


Stylist for a Day - Cosmetology Camp • June 12, 2024 • 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. • $25

For Grades 7-12 • Instructors: Nancy Stremme • CRN 12556 • Register by May 30

Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a cosmetologist? Well, wonder no more because we've got you covered! Spend a day in our Cosmetology Studio and learn to style hair and paint nails like a pro. Get ready to put your creativity to the test as you experiment with different colors and styles to create your own unique look. At the end of the day, you'll leave our camp feeling confident and inspired, with new skills and memories that will last a lifetime.


Starting Your Own Business • June 13, 2024 • 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. • $25

For Grades 7-12 • Instructors: John Kendall & Michelle Brooks • CRN 12555 • Register by May 30

Ever wanted to start your own business?! Join us to learn how to start, develop, and market your new business idea. You'll spend the day and partner with the Small Business Development Center to brainstorm a business idea, learn how to run the business, and then create a marketing plan to get a head start on the competition.



EW! Awesome Biology • June 14, 2024 • 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. • $35

For Grades 5-12 • Instructors: Sarah Bergbower & Chris Mathews • CRN 12560 • Register by May 30

Join us for a day of discovery and exploration as we dive into the exciting world of biology! Touch a human brain! See DNA with your own eyes! Our knowledgeable instructors will guide young scientists through a variety of activities and experiments. There will be no shortage of opportunities to learn and have fun.



My Own Game Coding Camp • June 17, 2024 • 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. • $25

For Grades 5-12 • Instructors: Jane McCormick • CRN 12553 • Register by May 30

Get ready for an epic adventure this summer! Our computer gaming summer camp is the perfect place for all budding game developers and coders to learn the ins and outs of creating their own video games. With our expert instructor, you'll learn coding and build your own game. Who knows, you could be the next big thing in the gaming industry!


To register for any of these Ignite Curiosity classes, please complete the registration form below along with the emergency contact information and liability waiver, and return it to the Olney College Student Services Office in Wattleworth Hall.

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