Kids College

KC Fridays Grades K-2 March
Mar 01 - Mar 22
F8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_6215_MA1 - Delsia Contreras
There are currently 15 out of 16 spots remaining
Experience a range of classes, from arts, culinary, gardening, computer classes, and more. Supervised by knowledgeable instructors who strive to engage, educate, and enrich the lives of young adults. Through these offerings, children will foster personal growth through safe, educational, and recreational programs. Guardians must register their child under the camp and complete the paperwork required to attend any Kids College classes on our campus.If you have questions about the registration process, contact our team at 254-299-8888. Due to allergies, MCC does not provide any food. Parents are to pack a lunch, snack, and refillable water bottle.Once you register, if you have not already received one, please email communityprograms@mclennan.edu for the schedule and list of Frequently Asked Questions. Due to allergies, MCC does not provide any food. Parents are to pack a lunch, snack, refillable water bottle, and an ice pack with their lunch.
The campus will be closed on March 8th for Spring Break and March 29th for Good Friday.
$115.00
KC Fridays Grades 3-5 March
Mar 01 - Mar 22
F8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_6215_MA2 - Julian Rosas
There are currently 15 out of 16 spots remaining
Experience a range of classes, from arts, culinary, gardening, computer classes, and more. Supervised by knowledgeable instructors who strive to engage, educate, and enrich the lives of young adults. Through these offerings, children will foster personal growth through safe, educational, and recreational programs. Guardians must register their child under the camp and complete the paperwork required to attend any Kids College classes on our campus.If you have questions about the registration process, contact our team at 254-299-8888. Due to allergies, MCC does not provide any food. Parents are to pack a lunch, snack, and refillable water bottle.Once you register, if you have not already received one, please email communityprograms@mclennan.edu for the schedule and list of Frequently Asked Questions. Due to allergies, MCC does not provide any food. Parents are to pack a lunch, snack, refillable water bottle, and an ice pack with their lunch.
The campus will be closed on March 8th for Spring Break and March 29th for Good Friday.
$115.00
KC Fridays Grades 6-8 March
Mar 01 - Mar 22
F8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_6215_MA3 - Julian Rosas
There are currently 13 out of 16 spots remaining
Experience a range of classes, from arts, culinary, gardening, computer classes, and more. Supervised by knowledgeable instructors who strive to engage, educate, and enrich the lives of young adults. Through these offerings, children will foster personal growth through safe, educational, and recreational programs. Guardians must register their child under the camp and complete the paperwork required to attend any Kids College classes on our campus.If you have questions about the registration process, contact our team at 254-299-8888. Due to allergies, MCC does not provide any food. Parents are to pack a lunch, snack, and refillable water bottle.Once you register, if you have not already received one, please email communityprograms@mclennan.edu for the schedule and list of Frequently Asked Questions. Due to allergies, MCC does not provide any food. Parents are to pack a lunch, snack, refillable water bottle, and an ice pack with their lunch.
The campus will be closed on March 8th for Spring Break and March 29th for Good Friday.
$115.00
Parent & Tot Swimming
Mar 12 - Mar 28
TTH6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_01 - Missy Kittner
There are currently 0 out of 8 spots remaining.
This water introduction program for babies and toddlers ages six months to four years old and their parents, taught by Missy Kittner, helps the parent and child get used to the water and see the pool as fun. Parents and children play games introducing basic introductory water skills (blowing bubbles, breath control, kicking, and floating).

This class will meet a total of 6 times.
Parents are required to get in the pool with their "tot".Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$55.00
Parent & Tot Swimming
Apr 09 - Apr 25
TTH6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_02 - Missy Kittner
There are currently 0 out of 8 spots remaining.
This water introduction program for babies and toddlers ages six months to four years old and their parents, taught by Missy Kittner, helps the parent and child get used to the water and see the pool as fun. Parents and children play games introducing basic introductory water skills (blowing bubbles, breath control, kicking, and floating).

This will meet for a total of 6 days.
Parents are required to get in the pool with their "tot".Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$55.00
Children's Beginner Swimming
Jun 03 - Jun 13
MTWTH10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_04 - Megan Kittner
There are currently 4 out of 6 spots remaining
This class is for beginners with little experience in the water and those who are comfortable but may need assistance with a consistent breathing rhythm, starting with comfort and acclimation to the water, along with basic survival swimming. Students will learn correct body movement for floating, gliding, and kicking while ending with swimming with arms and legs moving consistently in the front and back. This camp is for kids ages 6-14.

Students will meet a total of 8 times.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$69.00
Children's Intermediate Swim
Jun 03 - Jun 13
MTWTH11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_06 - Megan Kittner
There are currently 8 out of 8 spots remaining
In this camp, instructor Missy Kittner will continue swimming training emphasizing primary skills such as floating on the front and back, beginning swimming on the front and back, rhythmic breathing, and treading water. Safety is paramount in every skill which the children will learn. This camp is for kids ages 6-14.

Students will meet a total of 8 times.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$69.00
Parent and Tot Gardening NEW
Jun 03 - Jun 05
MTW9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_5057_54 - Teresa Clayton
There are currently 9 out of 10 spots remaining
Gardening can help children become familiar with various foods through growing, handling fruit and vegetables, smelling, tasting, and more. Even the fussiest children will be likelier to try their greens if they have grown them themselves. Teresa Clayton, a local independent and expert gardener, is here to teach you and your child the basics of gardening, as it can be valuable to their early years of development. This camp is for ages 12 months to 4 years.

Location: Highlander Education Garden at the Highlander Ranch, 223A Cobbs Ln. Parents must attend this camp with their tot.

$39.00
Children's Beginner Swimming
Jun 04 - Jun 18
TTH7:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_08 - Missy Kittner
There are currently 8 out of 10 spots remaining.
This class is for beginners with little experience in the water and those who are comfortable but may need assistance with a consistent breathing rhythm, starting with comfort and acclimation to the water, along with basic survival swimming. Students will learn correct body movement for floating, gliding, and kicking while ending with swimming with arms and legs moving consistently in the front and back. This camp is for kids ages 6-14.

We decreased the cost of this camp due to this camp only meeting 5 days, June 4,6,11,13, and 18.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$45.00
Chef Camp
Jun 10 - Jun 13
MTWTH9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: TXAL, Room: 001
AVC_5158_09 - Madeline Makovy
There are currently 13 out of 16 spots remaining
Calling all aspiring kid chefs! Come learn the basics of cooking that you can use in real life. Led by McLennan County 4-H, this interactive camp will teach kids how to cut and peel, cook meat at the proper temperatures, and have fun while doing it all. This camp is for students ages 8-14.

The camp will meet at Texas A&M AgriLife's facility, 4224 Cobbs Dr. All materials for the camp are included in the registration fee.

$99.00
Lego Logo
Jun 10 - Jun 14
MTWTHF2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_5266_20 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 13 out of 15 spots remaining
Bring your campers into a creative, engineering environment with special Lego Logo kits not found in stores. Under the guidance of a FastForward Texas certified educator, campers will build robots, race cars, four-by-four trucks, cranes, and more during this energized week of discovery with Lego! Motivated by fun, creativity, and success, young builders will expand their math, science, and STEM technology knowledge in an exploratory, hands-on, cooperative environment. This camp is for ages 8-12.
$100.00
Lego Mania
Jun 10 - Jun 14
MTWTHF11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_5267_20 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 15 out of 15 spots remaining
No builder can say "Lego my Lego!" when engaged in the creative activities of LEGO MANIA! This innovative program, under the guidance of our FastForward Kids certified Texas educators, provides opportunities for imagination and hands-on learning. Campers will receive enrichment in personal creativity, hand-eye coordination, problem-solving, and critical thinking. We hope your camper is ready to build dinosaurs, rockets, airplanes, cars, and more! This camp is for ages 4-7.
$100.00
Funtime Tennis Camp
Jun 10 - Jun 13
MTWTH9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: WRTC, Room: COURT
AVC_6128_40 - Brit Coleman
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
For beginner and intermediate level players, this curriculum is a combination of instruction and games designed to introduce players to "The Sport for a Lifetime" and also to prepare them for Middle School and High School competition. Campers are separated according to age and ability level. This camp is for ages 8-16.

Camps are Monday through Thursday with Friday reserved for make-ups in case of inclement weather. Equipment is provided, if needed, and the camp fee includes gatorade, snacks, prizes and giveaways. Please bring sunscreen, water bottles, and a cap. The camp will meet at Waco Regional Tennis Center, 900 Lake Shore Dr. Members will receive a $25 rebate.

$200.00
Lego Science & Technology Life
Jun 10 - Jun 14
MTWTHF9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_6204_20 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 14 out of 15 spots remaining
Immerse your camper into an engineering setting that encourages creativity. Uncommon Lego Logo kits offer unique chances for physical building that you won't find in stores. During this exciting week of Lego exploration, campers will work with a certified educator from Texas, along with detailed technical plans to construct robots, pulleys, levers, traffic lights, and more! Campers will learn more about STEM fields through play, imagination, and achievement in this cooperative, exploratory setting. This camp is for ages 8-12.
$100.00
Maker Bot Battle
Jun 10 - Jun 13
MTWTH1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building: ME, Room: 001
AVC_6204_24 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
This battle bot-themed camp will focus on building and customizing a radio-controlled combat robot that campers get to take home. Campers will learn about electronics, radio systems, and mechanisms. These maker focused robot kits allow beginners to reliably have a functional robot with modular, customized weapons. Then, it's robot fightin' time! This camp is for ages 7-12.

Campers will meet at the new Makers Edge Makerspace location, 1121 Webster Avenue, Waco, Texas.

$199.00
Future Stars Tennis Camp
Jun 11 - Jun 12
TW8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Building: WRTC, Room: COURT
AVC_6128_44 - Brit Coleman
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
This camp is a fun way to introduce "Future Stars" to the sport of tennis. Emphasis on motor skills and hand-eye coordination with an introduction to basic ground strokes and serve. Equipment is provided for those who need it, and the camp fee includes Gatorade, snacks, prizes, and giveaways. Campers should bring sunscreen, a water bottle, and a cap. This camp is for ages 5-7.

This camp is for ages 5-7 and will meet at Waco Regional Tennis Center, 900 Lake Shore Dr. Members will receive a $10 rebate.

$50.00
Golf Camp I - Beginners
Jun 17 - Jun 19
MTW8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Building: HTGA, Room: 001
AVC_1917_10 - Jonathan Antunes
There are currently 17 out of 18 spots remaining
This fun summer camp is designed to introduce students to the game of golf. Students will receive instruction from Jon Antunes in areas such as the full swing on a state-of-the-art video system, short game, rules, etiquette, and more. Facilities are both indoor and outdoor so weather is never an issue. Kids will be grouped by age and skill level upon arrival. Golf clubs will be provided if you do not own a set.

Each participant will receive a drink and snack each day. This camp is for ages 4-17 and will meet at Heart of Texas Golf Academy, 5608 Flat Rock Rd. Please bring a hat, sunscreen, and a refillable water bottle.

$159.00
Superhero Training Camp NEW!
Jun 17 - Jun 20
MTWTH1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building: ME, Room: 001
AVC_6204_26 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
A lot goes into building a superhero. You need a back story, a costume, a cool name, and lots of gadgets. In this STEM-based camp, in partnership with MakersEdge Makerspace, campers will expand the build and creative skills of each "superhero in training." They'll end the week with a superhero they've developed and all the gadgets to go with it.

Campers will meet at the new Makers Edge Makerspace location, 1121 Webster Avenue, Waco, Texas.

$198.00
Kids in the Garden NEW
Jun 24 - Jun 26
MTW9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Building: RANC, Room: GARDEN
AVC_5057_55 - Teresa Clayton
There are currently 11 out of 12 spots remaining
In addition to teaching kids about the importance of caring for themselves and the environment, gardening can teach children about the stages of a plant's life cycle. Join Teresa Clayton, a local independent and expert gardener, as she introduces campers to gardening basics. It's a great way to increase their understanding of where food comes from and the importance of the environment in everyday life. This camp is for ages 8-12.

Location: Highlander Education Garden at the Highlander Ranch, 223A Cobbs Ln. It's recommended to bring a hat, sunscreen and a bottle of water, or two.

$39.00
Author Camp
Jun 24 - Jun 28
MTWTHF10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_5081_06 - Steven Wilcox
There are currently 14 out of 15 spots remaining
Steve Wilcox, our very own instructor and local author, is bringing you this hands-on camp on becoming an author. His 40+ years of teaching at local schools have him ready to teach talented young authors the process of writing with their voices, illustrating, and even "publishing" their eight-page picture book. This camp is for ages 8-12.
$59.00
Funtime Tennis Camp
Jun 24 - Jun 27
MTWTH9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: WRTC, Room: COURT
AVC_6128_41 - Brit Coleman
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
For beginner and intermediate level players, this curriculum is a combination of instruction and games designed to introduce players to "The Sport for a Lifetime" and also to prepare them for Middle School and High School competition. Campers are separated according to age and ability level. Equipment is provided, if needed, and the camp fee includes gatorade, snacks, prizes and giveaways. Please bring sunscreen, water bottles, and a cap. This camp is for ages 8-16.

Camps are Monday through Thursday with Friday reserved for make-ups in case of inclement weather. The camp will meet at Waco Regional Tennis Center, 900 Lake Shore Dr. Members will receive a $25 rebate.

$200.00
Crazy Coder Lab NEW!
Jun 24 - Jun 27
MTWTH1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_6204_22 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 14 out of 15 spots remaining
Campers will get an introduction to electronics and block-based programming. In partnership with MakersEdge Makerspace, your campers will program and integrate their microcontroller to power future projects. Watch your camper's imaginations bloom as they master programming through engaging, hands-on activities. This camp is for ages 7-11.
$199.00
Future Stars Tennis Camp
Jun 25 - Jun 26
TW8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Building: WRTC, Room: COURT
AVC_6128_45 - Brit Coleman
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
For beginner and intermediate level players, this curriculum is a combination of instruction and games designed to introduce players to "The Sport for a Lifetime" and also to prepare them for Middle School and High School competition. Campers are separated according to age and ability level. Equipment is provided, if needed, and the camp fee includes gatorade, snacks, prizes and giveaways. Please bring sunscreen, water bottles, and a cap. This camp is for ages 8-16.

Camps are Monday through Thursday with Friday reserved for make-ups in case of inclement weather. The camp will meet at Waco Regional Tennis Center, 900 Lake Shore Dr. Members will receive a $25 rebate.

$50.00
Children's Beginner Swimming
Jul 01 - Jul 11
MTWTH10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_09 - Megan Kittner
There are currently 4 out of 6 spots remaining
This class is for beginners with little experience in the water and those who are comfortable but may need assistance with a consistent breathing rhythm, starting with comfort and acclimation to the water, along with basic survival swimming. Students will learn correct body movement for floating, gliding, and kicking while ending with swimming with arms and legs moving consistently in the front and back. This camp is for kids ages 6-14.

We decreased the cost of this camp due to this camp not meeting on July 4th and will only be meeting 7 times.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$59.00
Children's Intermediate Swim
Jul 01 - Jul 11
MTWTHF11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_10 - Megan Kittner
There are currently 8 out of 8 spots remaining
In this camp, instructor Missy Kittner will continue swimming training emphasizing primary skills such as floating on the front and back, beginning swimming on the front and back, rhythmic breathing, and treading water. Safety is paramount in every skill which the children will learn. This camp is for kids ages 6-14.

We decreased the cost of this camp due to this camp not meeting on July 4th. This camp will only be meeting 7 times.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$59.00
Children's Beginner Swimming
Jul 02 - Jul 18
TTH6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_11 - Missy Kittner
There are currently 10 out of 10 spots remaining.
This class is for beginners with little experience in the water and those who are comfortable but may need assistance with a consistent breathing rhythm, starting with comfort and acclimation to the water, along with basic survival swimming. Students will learn correct body movement for floating, gliding, and kicking while ending with swimming with arms and legs moving consistently in the front and back. This camp is for kids ages 6-14.

We decreased the cost of this camp due to this camp not meeting on July 4th. This class will only be meeting 5 days.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$45.00
Children's Intermediate Swim
Jul 02 - Jul 18
TTH7:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_12 - Missy Kittner
There are currently 12 out of 12 spots remaining.
In this camp, instructor Missy Kittner will continue swimming training emphasizing primary skills such as floating on the front and back, beginning swimming on the front and back, rhythmic breathing, and treading water. Safety is paramount in every skill which the children will learn. This camp is for kids ages 6-14.

We decreased the cost of this camp due to this camp not meeting on July 4th. This class will only be meeting 5 days.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$45.00
Mini Chef Camp
Jul 08 - Jul 10
MTW9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: TXAL, Room: 001
AVC_5158_10 - Madeline Makovy
There are currently 24 out of 25 spots remaining
Calling all aspiring kid chefs! Come learn the basics of cooking that you can use in real life. Led by McLennan County 4-H, this interactive camp will teach kids how to cut and peel, cook meat at the proper temperatures, and have fun while doing it all. This camp is for students ages 8-14.

The camp will meet at Texas A&M AgriLife's facility, 4224 Cobbs Dr. All materials for the camp are included in the registration fee.

$79.00
Learning STEM with Hot Wheels
Jul 08 - Jul 12
MTWTHF11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_6204_21 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 14 out of 15 spots remaining
What goes up must eventually come down, right? Momentum, push, pull, force, and friction are just some STEM concepts they will understand. Measuring length and weight in centimeters, inches, feet, and ounces will help identify the block's fastest, most efficient car. Your child will learn a solid foundation in science and math concepts from FastForward Kids educators and have a blast with Hot Wheels! This camp is for ages 4-6.
$100.00
Maker Bot Battle
Jul 08 - Jul 11
MTWTH1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building: ME, Room: 001
AVC_6204_25 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
This battle bot-themed camp will focus on building and customizing a radio-controlled combat robot that campers get to take home. Campers will learn about electronics, radio systems, and mechanisms. These maker focused robot kits allow beginners to reliably have a functional robot with modular, customized weapons. Then, it's robot fightin' time! This camp is for ages 7-12.

Campers will meet at the new Makers Edge Makerspace location, 1121 Webster Avenue, Waco, Texas.

$199.00
Circus Art Camp NEW!
Jul 08 - Jul 12
MTWTHF9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_6205_20 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 15 out of 15 spots remaining
An experience designed to introduce children to circus, performing, and visual arts in a safe and noncompetitive environment. Any level of physical development & skill is welcome. Your camper will receive circus arts instruction and have the time of their life learning to perform with silks, special hoops and loops, the art of magic, balloon art and get all fancy with clown face painting. This camp is for ages 4-6.
$100.00
SuperHeroes Cartooning/Writing
Jul 08 - Jul 12
MTWTHF2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_6205_21 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 15 out of 15 spots remaining
Did you know Stan Lee was a teenager when he created Spiderman? Join FastForward Kids educators to learn to develop characters, storylines, and the basics of cartooning. This class, designed for all levels of writing, is about turning new and imaginative ideas into reality, from creating a sentence to writing a short story; the structured instruction will make writing fun and exciting. By week's end, campers will have completed comic strips and short stories showing their distinct and individual expressions. This camp is for ages 8-12.
$100.00
Children's Intermediate Swim
Jul 15 - Jul 25
MTWTH10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_13 - Megan Kittner
There are currently 6 out of 8 spots remaining
In this camp, instructor Missy Kittner will continue swimming training emphasizing primary skills such as floating on the front and back, beginning swimming on the front and back, rhythmic breathing, and treading water. Safety is paramount in every skill which the children will learn. This camp is for kids ages 6-14.

This will meet for a total of 8 days.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$69.00
Children's Beginners Swim
Jul 15 - Jul 25
MTWTH11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_14 - Megan Kittner
There are currently 6 out of 6 spots remaining
This class is for beginners with little experience in the water and those who are comfortable but may need assistance with a consistent breathing rhythm, starting with comfort and acclimation to the water, along with basic survival swimming. Students will learn correct body movement for floating, gliding, and kicking while ending with swimming with arms and legs moving consistently in the front and back. This camp is for kids ages 6-14.

This class will meet for a total of 8 days.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$69.00
Kids in the Garden NEW
Jul 15 - Jul 17
MTW9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Building: RANC, Room: GARDEN
AVC_5057_56 - Teresa Clayton
There are currently 10 out of 12 spots remaining
In addition to teaching kids about the importance of caring for themselves and the environment, gardening can teach children about the stages of a plant's life cycle. Join Teresa Clayton, a local independent and expert gardener, as she introduces campers to gardening basics. It's a great way to increase their understanding of where food comes from and the importance of the environment in everyday life. This camp is for ages 5-7.

Location: Highlander Education Garden at the Highlander Ranch, 223A Cobbs Ln. It's recommended to bring a hat, sunscreen and a bottle of water, or two.

$39.00
Funtime Tennis Camp
Jul 15 - Jul 18
MTWTH9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: WRTC, Room: COURT
AVC_6128_42 - Brit Coleman
There are currently 19 out of 20 spots remaining
For beginner and intermediate level players, this curriculum is a combination of instruction and games designed to introduce players to "The Sport for a Lifetime" and also to prepare them for Middle School and High School competition. Campers are separated according to age and ability level. Equipment is provided, if needed, and the camp fee includes gatorade, snacks, prizes and giveaways. Please bring sunscreen, water bottles, and a cap. This camp is for ages 8-16.

Camps are Monday through Thursday with Friday reserved for make-ups in case of inclement weather. The camp will meet at Waco Regional Tennis Center, 900 Lake Shore Dr. Members will receive a $25 rebate.

$200.00
Superhero Training Camp NEW!
Jul 15 - Jul 18
MTWTH1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building: ME, Room: 001
AVC_6204_27 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 18 out of 20 spots remaining
A lot goes into building a superhero. You need a back story, a costume, a cool name, and lots of gadgets. In this STEM-based camp, in partnership with MakersEdge Makerspace, campers will expand the build and creative skills of each "superhero in training." They'll end the week with a superhero they've developed and all the gadgets to go with it.

Campers will meet at the new Makers Edge Makerspace location, 1121 Webster Avenue, Waco, Texas.

$198.00
Pinterest Camp
Jul 15 - Jul 18
MTWTH9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: TXAL, Room: 001
AVC_6205_35 - Madeline Makovy
There are currently 29 out of 30 spots remaining
Calling all crafty and creative kids, enjoy a fun-filled, interactive, and creative camp with our McLennan County 4-H. Your day will be full of activities like painting, arts and crafts, and more! This camp is for ages 8-14 years old. Campers will meet at Texas A&M AgriLife's facility, 4224 Cobbs Dr. All materials for the camp are included in the registration fee.
$89.00
Manners for Boys
Jul 16 - Jul 17
TW1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Building: CSC, Room: E122
AVC_5324_10 - Sarah Aynesworth
There are currently 12 out of 12 spots remaining.
With instructor Sarah Aynesworth, your little boy will leave as a gentleman after this two-day manners camp for boys. Upon completing this course, your child will develop confidence in all social interactions. Students will learn introductions and eye contact, how to act at a birthday party or friend's house, good sportsmanship, thank-you-note writing, and more! Each student will bring home a book of what they learned. This camp is for ages 7-12. Sorry, no refunds.
$49.00
Manners for Girls
Jul 16 - Jul 17
TW10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: CSC, Room: E122
AVC_5324_11 - Sarah Aynesworth
There are currently 12 out of 12 spots remaining.
With instructor Sarah Aynesworth, your little girl will learn how to be a proper lady in this two-day manners camp for girls. Your child will leave with a sense of confidence for all social interactions. Students will learn introductions and eye contact, how to act at a birthday party or friend's house, good sportsmanship, thank-you-note writing, and more! Each student will bring home a book of what they learned. This camp is for ages 7-12. Sorry, no refunds.
$49.00
Future Stars Tennis Camp
Jul 16 - Jul 17
MTWTH9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: WRTC, Room: COURT
AVC_6128_46 - Brit Coleman
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
This camp is a fun way to introduce "Future Stars" to the sport of tennis. Emphasis on motor skills and hand-eye coordination with an introduction to basic ground strokes and serve. Equipment is provided for those who need it, and the camp fee includes Gatorade, snacks, prizes, and giveaways. Campers should bring sunscreen, a water bottle, and a cap. This camp is for ages 5-7 and will meet at Waco Regional Tennis Center, 900 Lake Shore Dr. Members will receive a $10 rebate.

This camp is for ages 5-7 and will meet at Waco Regional Tennis Center, 900 Lake Shore Dr. Members will receive a $10 rebate..

$200.00
Golf Camp II - Intermediate
Jul 22 - Jul 24
MTW8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Building: HTGA, Room: 001
AVC_1917_11 - Jonathan Antunes
There are currently 18 out of 18 spots remaining
Aspiring young golfers seeking to elevate their technique will receive instruction from the renowned Jon Antunes. He'll delve into the full swing with cutting-edge video systems and the short game, rules, etiquette, and more. The weather won't hold back your progress with both indoor and outdoor facilities. Upon arrival, campers are strategically grouped by age and skill level to maximize learning. No need to worry about equipment - the Heart of Texas Golf Academy will provide golf clubs if you don't own a set. This camp is for ages 4-17.

Each participant will receive a drink and snack each day. This camp is for ages 4-17 and will meet at Heart of Texas Golf Academy, 5608 Flat Rock Rd. Please bring a hat, sunscreen, and a refillable water bottle.

$159.00
Wildlife Camp
Jul 22 - Jul 25
MTWTH9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: RANC, Room: ALLEY
AVC_1956_10 - Jerod Meurer
There are currently 49 out of 50 spots remaining
Attention, outdoorsy kids! Wildlife camp, led by McLennan County 4-H, is just for you! Spend a week learning about archery, fishing, camp cooking, hunter safety, wildlife, plant identification, and more! The camp is for kids 8-14 years of age. The center will meet at MCC's Highlander Ranch, 223A Cobbs Ln.
$89.00
Lego Logo
Jul 22 - Jul 26
MTWTHF9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_5266_21 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 15 out of 15 spots remaining
Bring your campers into a creative, engineering environment with special Lego Logo kits not found in stores. Under the guidance of a FastForward Texas certified educator, campers will build robots, race cars, four-by-four trucks, cranes, and more during this energized week of discovery with Lego! Motivated by fun, creativity, and success, young builders will expand their math, science, and STEM technology knowledge in an exploratory, hands-on, cooperative environment. This camp is for ages 8-12.
$100.00
Lego Designer
Jul 22 - Jul 26
MTWTHF11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_5266_22 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 12 out of 15 spots remaining
Exercise your camper's Lego skills in ways they haven't done before with a unique collection of Lego kits not found in stores. Careful guidance from a Texas-certified teacher will allow students to flourish with ideas and overcome obstacles. Individual and team projects will allow your child to expand their creativity and social skills as they work toward common goals. This camp is for ages 5-8.
$100.00
Lego Expert
Jul 22 - Jul 26
MTWTHF2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_5267_21 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 15 out of 15 spots remaining
So, you say you have done it all with Lego? Let Lego Expert teach you otherwise! Activity based STEM projects and kits that will incorporate physical science, and math all into one. Instructors will facilitate, but students will do the creating! Give your creation the most torque and battle in the robotic tournaments! Real world team building activities will enhance their engineering skill sets. Beginning coding you can see, hear, and even chase across the room. Race against the clock and other teams to be the best Lego expert around! This camp is for ages 9-13.
$100.00
Crazy Coder Lab NEW!
Jul 22 - Jul 25
MTWTH1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Building: TBA, Room: TBA
AVC_6204_23 - Faculty Not Specified
There are currently 15 out of 15 spots remaining
Campers will get an introduction to electronics and block-based programming. In partnership with MakersEdge Makerspace, your campers will program and integrate their microcontroller to power future projects. Watch your camper's imaginations bloom as they master programming through engaging, hands-on activities. This camp is for ages 7-11.
$199.00
4 & 5-Year-Old Beginner Swim
Jul 23 - Aug 08
TTH6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Building: CABC, Room: CENTER
AVC_1978_15 - Missy Kittner
There are currently 9 out of 10 spots remaining.
For beginner swimmers ages four and five. Led by Missy Kittner, this class will cover water comfort and acclimation, basic survival swimming, correct body movement (floating, gliding, kicking), and consistent swimming with arms and legs. Safety is paramount in every skill that they learn.

This will meet for a total of 6 days.
Parents do not need to accompany the child during camp. Understand that you may not be allowed to participate in the class until Columbus Avenue Baptist Church has a liability waiver on file, as is required. Wear your swimsuit and bring a towel. Goggles are optional. Students will meet at theCENTER of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, 1115 Columbus Ave. You can fill out the waiver online by using the Online Form. Alternatively, you can fill out the Printable Form and bring it to class."

$55.00
Funtime Tennis Camp
Aug 05 - Aug 08
MTWTH9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: WRTC, Room: COURT
AVC_6128_43 - Brit Coleman
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
For beginner and intermediate level players, this curriculum is a combination of instruction and games designed to introduce players to "The Sport for a Lifetime" and also to prepare them for Middle School and High School competition. Campers are separated according to age and ability level. Equipment is provided, if needed, and the camp fee includes Gatorade, snacks, prizes and giveaways. Please bring sunscreen, water bottles, and a cap. This camp is for ages 8-16.

Camps are Monday through Thursday with Friday reserved for make-ups in case of inclement weather. The camp will meet at Waco Regional Tennis Center, 900 Lake Shore Dr. Members will receive a $25 rebate.

$200.00
Future Stars Tennis Camp
Aug 06 - Aug 07
TW9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Building: WRTC, Room: COURT
AVC_6128_47 - Brit Coleman
There are currently 20 out of 20 spots remaining
This camp is a fun way to introduce "Future Stars" to the sport of tennis. Emphasis on motor skills and hand-eye coordination with an introduction to basic ground strokes and serve. Equipment is provided for those who need it, and the camp fee includes Gatorade, snacks, prizes, and giveaways. Campers should bring sunscreen, a water bottle, and a cap. This camp is for ages 5-7.

This camp is for ages 5-7 and will meet at Waco Regional Tennis Center, 900 Lake Shore Dr. Members will receive a $10 rebate..

$50.00