PR # 88 November 7, 2007
RVCC TO OFFER YOUTH SCIENCE CLASSES
Raritan Valley Community College?s (RVCC) Corporate & Continuing Education (CCE) division is offering two youth science classes in December for children ages 7-12. The following programs will be held at the College?s North Branch Campus:
Lasers & Optics: Students ages 7-12 put on their own laser light show and see spectacular indoor fireworks while learning about color and light. Youngsters also make their own periscope to take home. The class will be held Saturday, December 1, from 9 a.m.-noon. The fee is $55.
Diggin? for Dinos, Rocking Rocks & Crystal Creations: Students ages 7-12 discover the exciting sciences of archeology and paleontology as they excavate and assemble complete skeletal replicas from fossilized ?rock.? Participants unearth fascinating facts about rocks, minerals and crystals as they create their own rock collection and crystals. Students take home fossil replicas, shark teeth, a rock collection, polished rocks, dug-up treasures and more. The class will be held Saturdays, December 1 and 8, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The fee is $126.
For more information, call 908-526-1200, ext. 8404 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org . Youth program brochures also can be picked up at the CCE office, located in the lower level of RVCC?s College Center, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
RVCC located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .