2022 IU13 Summer Enrichment Camps

2022 IU13 Summer Enrichment Camps
Volunteer Opportunities!
✓ Are you studying education in college or considering a career in education?
✓ Do you enjoy helping kids learn and thrive in STEM classes or related activities?
✓ Do you need volunteer hours for school or to build your resume?
IU13 offers challenge, learning, and fun through its summer programs for students. Each camp is set up as an enrichment opportunity that requires teamwork, flexibility, and social interaction on the part of campers. Challenging concepts are explored in fun, interactive ways. This summer, favorite camps are being offered again and new camps are being introduced!

This summer there are two outdoor enrichment camps that need volunteers:
Survival in the Wilderness – 3-Day Camp
o Tuesday-Thursday, June 28-30, 2022 – 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
o Campers: Grades 4-8
o Location: Lancaster County Central Park’s Pavilion #11,
733 Williamson Road, Lancaster, PA
Water Everywhere! – 3-Day Camp
o Tuesday-Thursday, July 19-21, 2022 – 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
o Campers: Grades 2-5
o Location: Lancaster County Central Park’s Pavilion #11,
733 Williamson Road, Lancaster, PA
We are looking for responsible student volunteers, entering Grades 9-12 or college students, who are good role models and will engage with all campers in a positive way while embracing the guidance offered by camp instructors and IU13 staff. If you have any questions or want to apply to be a summer camp volunteer, please email enrichment@iu13.org or call 717-606-1822.
NOTE: As required by law, background clearances will be necessary, but costs are minimal for those volunteering. IU13 will be happy to verify your service hours for school or club requirements.

For more details on any of our 2022 camps…

Visit our website: www.iu13.org and search Summer Enrichment Camps.

Contact Information
Lancaster-Lebanon IU13
Janice Estabrook
(717)606-1732 • janice_estabrook@iu13.org

Aviation Camp

There is  an exciting opportunity for Lancaster County high school students interested in aviation, engineering, mechanics and more. In partnership with EMU Aviation, Aero-Tech Services & Lancaster County STEM Alliance- we are thrilled to bring you A-TEAM (Aviation- technicians, engineers, aviators & mechanics)!

This three-day experience will take place on June 22nd, 23rd & 24th from 9 AM- 1:30 PM at the Lancaster Airport. Aviation camp is FREE, but spots are limited. Interested students entering grades 9 through 12 should submit 1-3 paragraphs on why they want to attend. They should apply via the link below. These three days of hands-on, immersive learning will even include a discovery flight! Transportation support may be available for students with need. 

Cost: Free Lunch will be provided.

Applications due: May 16 Students will be notified: May 26

Questions? Contact: owalters@lnpnews.com

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New Summer Opportunities

Summer Camps, Workshops, Military options and more are being added to the Summer Opportunities page! See below for the latest information and then continue to check the summer page for more options.

Learn to sail, fly a plane, conduct field operations, build robots, earn your SCUBA certification, train on a military base, cook on a military base, get a taste of SEAL training, or travel overseas with our international exchange programs.

Become a SEA CADET! seacadets.org

The Naval Academy Summer STEM program encourages rising 9th – 11th grade students to pursue studies in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. For one week, campers create, build and explore in world-class lab facilities and experience real-life application and learning at one of the Top 5 “Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs” in the country as ranked by U.S. News and World Report.

USNA Apply Now!

*application deadline is March 31, 2022

Information Sessions by ZOOM *Thursday, February 17 at 7:00 p.m. *Saturday, February 19 at 1:30 p.m. *Monday, February 21 at 7:00 p.m. 

Register by email at dpeiffer@seacadets.org  or contact us for more information. 


Messiah University is offering their annual Young Writer’s Workshop, Young Filmmaker’s Workshop and Psychology Camp for the summer of 2022. All three workshops will be held on June 19-24, 2022 in person on campus.

The Filmmakers‘ and Writers‘ Workshops enhance student’s creativity, help them understand the future demands of college life and, most importantly, improve their abilities as writers and filmmakers. The Psychology Camp encourages students to explore their own ideas about psychology and biopsychology. All of the options offer a fun experience on a college campus this summer. Both resident and commuter options are available. Cost is between $575 and $699 depending on the camp and housing selection.

Registration is now open. Click here for more information or to apply!

All ‘Bout Construction (ABC) Girls’ Camp

ABC Keystone All bout Construction Girls Camp

A Summer Camp Experience Introducing Girls to Careers in Construction!

Construction – It’s Not Just for Boys!

Careers in Construction offer competitive salaries, unparalleled skills, potential for leadership growth, and a feeling of satisfaction.

ABC Keystone encourages young women to learn more about these career opportunities during the Chapter’s All ’bout Construction Girls Camp open to girls ages 14-19* and scheduled for June 13-16, 2022.

The All ’bout Construction Girls Camp provides girls the opportunity to explore careers in construction through inspiration and mentoring from industry professionals. Campers will experience several construction trades as they build skills through multiple hands-on activities. Through other individual and group activities, the girls will also gain effectiveness in problem solving and managing team dynamics. Field trips with local contractors are scheduled throughout the four-day camp to ensure campers get to see construction in action. At the ABC Keystone training facility, attendees will utilize their newly-gained knowledge of select trades to build their very own take-home projects!

*This camp is grant-funded through the Lancaster County Workforce Development Board. Priority will be given to first-time campers and residents of Lancaster County.

Email stephanie@abckeystone.org to learn more!

The application window for our Summer 2022 Camp is open! Click here to apply.

Camp is free and is suited for ages 14-19 with any (or no) level of experience. There are 20 spots available, and priority will be given to first time campers and girls from Lancaster County. Transportation to and from camp each day is the responsibility of the camper.

Applications are due no later than Friday, April 29, 2022, and are available online: https://abckeystone.org/abc-all-bout-construction-girls-camp/

Summer Honors Program

We are offering SHP 2022 on campus and in person!

The Cook Honors College Summer Honors Program is a unique opportunity to explore college level honors classes without the pressure of grades.  Whether you love learning for its own sake or want to distinguish yourself this summer, SHP 2022 may be right for you. Click here for more info! Application opens February 1, 2022.

Who Can Attend?

SHP 2022 is designed for high school students currently in tenth or eleventh grade who will be juniors and seniors next fall. We do, however, encourage highly motivated and confident ninth grade students (sophomores in the fall) to apply.

Virtual Camp College


Virtual Camp College is back for 2021!

PACAC’s Camp College went virtual in 2020, and is planning a revival of this popular program for 2021.

Virtual Camp College or VCC is happening on three different dates for this year: 
June 17, July 17, or August 17
Unlike previous years, we’re running all off sessions in one day. All dates of VCC will be the same programming, so just choose the date that works best for you. 

Registration is now open – Please click here! 

Who VCC Is For First-generation, low-income, underrepresented students who are interested in attending college after they graduate from high school.Students set to graduate from high school in the classes of 2022 or 2023.Parents or family members of students who are set to graduate in the classes of 2022 or 2023. 
The VCC Schedule (all on ZOOM)-
Thursday, June 17 9:00AM-4:00PM
Saturday, July 17 9:00AM-4:00PM
Tuesday, August 17 9:00AM-4:00PM
All dates of VCC will be the same programming, so just choose the date that works best for you. 
Session Offerings
VCC will feature sessions presented by secondary school-based counselors and college admissions professionals from around the Commonwealth. Topics will include:
-College Admissions Fundamentals
-Paying for College
-Doing Virtual College Research
-Writing A Great College Essay
-Finding Success In College
…And so many more!
There will also be two virtual college panels, featuring representatives from colleges across the Commonwealth.

Completion Certificates
These are available to any participant who attends all sessions in a single day. Certificates will be mailed by the end of August 2021 to all students who complete the program. Students can put their certification of attendance to this awesome program right on their college resume. If you have any questions, please email them to CampCollege@pacac.org

Construction Camp for Girls

ABC Keystone’s All ’bout Construction (ABC) Girls Camp

A Week-long Summer Camp Experience Introducing Girls to Careers in Construction

June 14-18, 2021 | 7:30 am – 4:00 pm each day

at ABC Keystone
135 Shellyland Road
Manheim, PA 17545

Construction – It’s Not Just for Boys!


Careers in Construction offer competitive salaries, unparalleled skills, potential for leadership growth, and a feeling of satisfaction. ABC Keystone encourages young women to learn more about these career opportunities during our inaugural All ’bout Construction Girls Camp open to girls ages 14-19 in Lancaster County* and scheduled for June 14-18, 2021.

The All ’bout Construction Girls Camp provides girls the opportunity to explore careers in construction through inspiration and mentoring from industry professionals. Campers will experience several construction trades as they build skills through multiple hands-on activities. Through other individual and group activities, the girls will also gain effectiveness in problem solving and managing team dynamics. Field trips with local contractors are scheduled throughout the week to ensure campers get to see construction in action. At the ABC Keystone training facility, attendees will utilize their newly-gained knowledge of select trades to build their very own take-home projects incorporating HVAC, plumbing and electrical trade skills.

*This camp is grant-funded through the Lancaster County Workforce Development Board, and therefore, in this inaugural year, only Lancaster county residents are eligible to attend. We look forward to opening the camp to other counties when it is next offered.

Email stephanie@abckeystone.org to learn more!

View the camp daily schedule here

Apply online! – Applications due April 30, 2021


Summer Camp Volunteer Opportunity

2021 IU13 Summer Enrichment Camps
Volunteer Opportunities!

Survival in the Wilderness –
Teamwork, problem solving, outdoor fun!

o August 3-5, 2021 – 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
o Campers: Grades 5-8
o Location: Lancaster County Central Park’s Pavilion #11, 733 Williamson Road, Lancaster, PA
o Volunteer applicants for this camp must be entering Grades 9-12 or college students

We are looking for responsible student volunteers who would be good role models and engage with all campers in a positive way while embracing the guidance offered by camp instructors and IU13 staff. If you would like to apply to be a volunteer, please click
here. If you have any questions or concerns, please email enrichment@iu13.org or call 717-606-1822.
As required by law, background clearances will be necessary, but costs are minimal for those volunteering. IU13 will be happy to verify your service hours for school or club requirements.
For more details on any of our 2021 camps… Visit our website: www.iu13.org and search
Summer Enrichment Camps.

Questions?
 Visit IU13 Summer Enrichment Camps, email enrichment@iu13.org, or
call IU13 Gifted Education and Enrichment Services: 717-606-1822

Summer Construction Pre-Apprenticeship

ABC Keystone will be offering PA Connection, our Construction Pre-Apprenticeship, over the summer. This program is recognized and registered with the Commonwealth.

The course takes place three days a week over four weeks and is a good fit for: 1) students exploring construction as a career choice; or 2) students who have an interest in the industry and want advanced training before entering a registered apprenticeship. Completion of the course provides credit toward any one of the ABC Keystone programs, along with OSHA 10-Hour Construction credentials and completion certification. The program is recommended for students ages 16 and older, due to use of hand and power tools.

This is a tuition-based program that costs $2,250 per student for all training, materials, textbooks, and personal protective equipment. Financial assistance with tuition may be available. Please let me know if you’d like information on a tuition subsidy. Transportation is the responsibility of the student.

Click here for more information and to apply! Schedule is shown below.

  • PA Connection, Summer 2021
  • 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. each day
  • ABC Keystone Training Facility, Manheim
2021 Summer Schedule Pre-Apprenticeship ABC Keystone

Camp for Health Care Career Exploration

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Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is partnering with the Lancaster-Lebanon IU13 to offer a “Health Care Career Exploration Camp” for rising 9th to 12th graders. The virtual camp will be held on Tuesday July 20th, 2021 and Wednesday July 21st, 2021 from 9 am to 12:15 pm for $175 per student. In addition to a live stream dissection, a health care kit, and a health care speaker, students will also be given a free application code to apply for PA College dual enrollment. Click here to learn more and click here to apply.

Students Entering Grades 9 through 12 in Fall 2021
Dates: Tuesday-Wednesday, July 20-21, 2021
Online Instruction: 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM
Tuition: $175.00 per student
Presented by: Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
(pacollege.edu), Lancaster, PA

Registration Deadline: May 24, 2021 Click here to register.

Download flyer for more information.

Paid Work Experience

Are you a 16-24 year old Lancaster County Resident looking for a paid internship making a minimum of $10.35 an hour? Are you interested in a specific career path but are having a hard time getting your foot in the door to gain experience in the field? Are you looking to build your resume and interviewing skills?

We have the perfect opportunity for you! Through a partnership with the Lancaster County Workforce Development Board, PA CareerLink® Lancaster County is offering Paid Work Experiences for ambitious young adults interested in exploring different career paths.

With numerous job openings, we are sure to have a position that will be a great fit for you!

Intake and Orientations happen every week.

Please email paidworkexperience@jobs4lancaster.com to schedule a Zoom meeting session and for more information.

Please be prepared with the following documentation to apply:
• Social Security Card
• Birth Certificate
• Driver’s License with Lancaster County Address, OR School ID
• Last 30 days of paystubs (if currently working)
• Work Permit (if under the age of 18)

LVC Health and Biomedical Science Summer Program

There is a valuable academic opportunity for students: the Lebanon Valley College Health and Biomedical Sciences Summer Program, which will be held online from July 26-28, 2021.   

The Health and Biomedical Sciences Summer Program will be held via Zoom from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2-4 p.m. ET each day and costs $175.  We are happy to welcome rising High School freshmen-seniors.   

The goal of the Health and Biomedical Sciences Summer Program is to provide a window into the scientific basis of human health.  Our online Health and Biomedical Sciences Summer program will include live lectures from LVC faculty, visiting guest speakers, online laboratory exercises and other interactive activities.  While we cannot duplicate the in-person experience of our traditional summer camp, our faculty are committed to providing students with an engaging and valuable experience! 

Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of immunology, molecular biology, pharmacology, physiology and neuroscience.  In addition, students will interact with practicing professionals in fields such as medicine, physical therapy, toxicology, and biomedical laboratory research. The Health and Biomedical Sciences Program will provide a fun, challenging and engaging college environment in which students will develop a deeper understanding of what it means to be a biomedical scientist and health professional.   

For more information, or if you or your students have questions about the camp, you can visit the Health and Biomedical Sciences website (http://www.lvc.edu/academics/summer-community-programming/health-biomedical-sciences-camp/) or contact Dr. Courtney Lappas at lappas@lvc.edu

High School AI Program by Stanford PhD Students

INSPIRIT AI

Live Online AI Program by Stanford PhD Students this Winter and Spring


AI Scholars Live Online is a 10-session (25 hours) pre-college enrichment program that exposes high school students (Grades 9-12) to fundamental AI concepts and guides them to build a socially impactful project. Taught by our team of graduate students from Stanford University, students receive a personalized, interdisciplinary learning experience with a student-teacher ratio of 4:1. Students with prior programming experience are placed in an advanced cohort. We offer multiple dates and times for our Winter Break and Spring Semester programs. Students may apply here by October 31st and learn more in the brochure or on our website
AI Scholars Live Online guides students to build a socially impactful AI project in a domain of their interest such as healthcare, robotics, finance, and sustainability to showcase the skills they learned. This past summer and fall, over 900 students completed projects including tracing the origins of COVID-19 and predicting algorithmic bias in legal decision-making. Students attend live online classes in small groups with a student-teacher ratio of 4:1.