Meridian Star

Local News

June 6, 2013

College for Kids at MCC

MERIDIAN —     More than 600 children are registered to participate this year in Meridian Community College's College for Kids.

    Now in its 16th year, College for Kids is offering 37 classes in a two-week period this year, from June 3-7 and June 10-14. Participants selected from a wide variety of classes ranging in arts, sports, dance, beauty, healthcare, and outdoor, among many others.

     “We have a great group of kids this year and some really fantastic classes,” said Program Director Tanya Thompson. “We try to bring new and exciting things to College for Kids each year that keep up with today’s trends, for example this week we have Interior Design: Do-It-Yourself, CSI: Meridian, and Crowns, Gowns, and Runways."

    Area youth selected from a number of classes including: All About Animals, Around the World, Balloon Art, Basketball, CSI: Meridian, Cake Decorating, Cheerleading, Clay Sculpture, Computer Wizards, Crazy Creativity, Creepy Crawly Creatures, Crowns, Gowns, & Runways, Electronics, Fossils: Dig It!, Football 101, Garden Delights, Golf, Go Van Gogh!, Guitar, Hair, Nails & More!, Hair Braiding, Hip Hop/Contemporary Dance, Interior Design: Do-It-Yourself, Jewelry Creations, Jr. Firefighter Academy, Jr. Police Academy, Lego Mania, Mad Science, Magic Show, Nursing, Performing Arts, SPA-LA-LA, Scrapbooking Plus, Tennis, Wacky Sports, Woodworking, and ZOOM: Rocket Science.

    To learn more about the program, visit

Text Only
Local News
Helium debate
Twitter Updates
AP Video
Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN Raw: Deadly Landslide Hits Indian Village Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide