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Energy Camp Returns for Ninth Year at WCC

Wayne Community College’s energy camp, Camp Kilowatt, will return for its ninth year this summer.

Camps for both rising fifth- through eighth-graders and rising ninth- through 12th-graders will be held simultaneously, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., July 10-13.

Camp Kilowatt participants will explore other STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) areas such as electronics, robotics, and rapid prototyping/additive manufacturing, as well as alternative energy.

The camp is limited to 50 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration forms and more information can be found at www.waynecc.edu/campkilowatt/.

The fee is $100 for those who sign up before May 11 and includes lunches and a T-shirt. From May 11 through May 25, the cost is $125 and covers lunch but not a T-shirt. If finances are a concern, contact Camp Director Steven Reese at srreese@waynecc.edu or (919) 739-6802 to inquire about scholarships.

Camp Kilowatt is a product of WCC’s Applied Technologies Division and is financially supported by the Duke Energy Foundation.

Wayne Community College encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs. Anyone who anticipates needing accommodation or has questions about access should contact the camp director.

Wayne Community College is a public, learning-centered institution with an open-door admission policy located in Goldsboro, N.C. As it works to develop a highly skilled and competitive workforce, the college serves around 12,000 individuals annually as well as businesses, industry, and community organizations with high quality, affordable, accessible learning opportunities, including more than 70 college credit programs.

Wayne Community College’s mission is to meet the educational, training, and cultural needs of the communities it serves.

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