For immediate release — June 5, 2008
(DALLAS) — Parents who need a little help with summertime fun for their children can find solutions at several campuses in the Dallas County Community College District. From music to mathematics, art to drama, computers to cooking — and more — check out offerings at Brookhaven, Eastfield and El Centro colleges below.
Youngsters and their parents who are searching for activities can find an exciting list of options at Brookhaven College for classes that are designed to motivate and challenge children of all ages to achieve success — to make learning an adventure. New courses are offered each week from June 9 through Aug. 16.
General subject areas include cooking ($170); first aid and CPR ($40); languages (Arabic, French, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish, each $150); art ($120); computers (animation, comic graphics, Web pages, digital photography, iMovie and video game making, $150 each); music group instruction for guitar or piano (prices vary); navigation to middle school ($90); science (several classes/prices vary); theater and acting ($120); creative writing ($90); and Musikgarten for very young children (prices vary).
Some fun examples are provided below:
For more information, call Brookhaven College at (972) 860-4600 or (972) 860-4715.
Eastfield College summer programs and camps will educate and entertain youngsters from age six months (swimming only!) and up.
High school students from across Dallas County have signed up to participate in a number of specialized programs at El Centro College. These programs include:
For more information about ECC’s targeted summer high school programs using Title V funding, call (214) 860-2731 or (214) 860-2027.
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Press contact:Ann Hatch214-860-2478;