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Community Education Summer Classes 4/6/2017
Time: 1:00 AM to 1:00 AM




CSI Summer Science Camp 2017 – S.T.E.M. in Space

Ages: 7 - 14

Mon - Thur, June 19 - 22                      1 to 3:30pm

Instructor: Staff                                Fee: $49.00

Location: CSI MC Center

Take a fun, out-of-this-world journey with teachers and CSI instructors as we explore the final frontier through STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).  Students will learn about astronomy, rocketry, planet geology, life in space, and robots through hands-on experiences and age appropriate activities.  When you enroll, please register in the grade you will be attending this fall.


CSI Summer Science Junior Camp 2017 – S.T.E.M. in Space

Ages: 5 - 6

Tue & Wed, June 20 & 21                    1 to 3:30pm

Instructor: Staff                                Fee: $29.00

Location: CSI MC Center

Don’t let your older siblings have all the fun! You can come to the Science Camp, too!  Younger campers will be introduced to the same scientific concepts featured in Science camp, but in a hands-on environment suited for younger learners.


Camp Masterpiece

Ages: 8 - 12

Wed –  Fri  July 12 – 14                                     1:00 to 4:00pm

Instructor: Stephenie & Blaine Call                       Fee: $99.00

Location: CSI MC Center, Room A14

This course is meant to inspire your creativity as you discover the wonder of creativity and expression using different media art. You will be guided by Blaine and Stephenie Call. This talented and creative duo artisan duo will help you bring your imagination to life with clay, paints, pencils, collages and more as you learn about the art-based fundamentals of color, composition, perspective and shape. Take home your unique Masterpieces through this three day course!

Science of Cookies!

Ages: 8 - 12

Tues, July 18th                       1pm to 3pm

Instructor: Rick Parker       Fee: $15

Location: CSI MC Center, Room A14?

Do you like cookies soft and chunky but your friend likes thin and crispy? Did you know there is a way to bake chocolate chip cookies to please everyone? There is a trick – and it’s all about science! Learn the science behind cookie making with Dr. Rick Parker, and enjoy some sweet treats!

Adventures in Animal Anatomy

Ages: 10 - 14

Wed & Fri, June 14 & 16                     2:00 to 4:00pm

Instructor: Dr. Trevor Stapelman      Fee: $35.00

Location: CSI MC Center, Room B11

Do you love animals and want to learn more about how their bodies work? This hands-on class will give students a chance to dissect, discover, and see first-hand the special traits that make different animals’ bodies so unique.  Join local veterinarian Trevor Stapleman and learn the basics of animal anatomy.  Careful lab procedures will be followed and students will be closely supervised at all times.   Students will receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of the class.

Safe Sitter Babysitter Training

Ages: 11-15

Thur & Fri, Jun. 1 & 2                9 to 3pm

Instructor: Adria Masoner       Fee:  $40.00          

Fee: $40 (includes course book, 2-year certification card)

Location: CSI MC Center, Room A14

Learn the important information you need to turn babysitting into a summer or afterschool job! Get training that covers the fundamentals of caring for children of different age groups, safety/injury prevention, and keeping your charges entertained and engaged. Young children cannot always communicate their needs. The babysitter has to be able to handle whatever situation arises. This course teaches the prospective babysitter how to handle emergencies when caring for young children. Topics include: what to do when a child stops breathing, what to do if someone chokes, how to contact emergency help; how to diaper change, feed, etc.


MC CSI and Drama Kids/Harmony Kids Theatre Camp

Ages: 6 -14                          CSI MC Center, Room A12

July 17 – 20                         9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Instructors: Marcee Ludlow & Julie Monroe

Fee: $95.  This MDT (music, dance, theatre) camp is designed to introduce younger students to the world of theater.  Each camper will learn the fundamentals of acting, singing and performance.  Learn the basics of what goes into a play – who does what, stage direction, how to express your emotions through performing, stage voice and movement.  Students will work as a team, mentored by nurturing lovers of the arts. A one act musical comedy will be performed on the final day.

Leather Crafting for Beginners  ?

Ages: 8 - 14

Tue – Thur, June 27, 28, 29                2 – 4:30 pm

Instructor: Dorothy Thornton           ?Fee: $20.00

Location: CSI MC Center, Room A12

In this introductory course, you will learn how to use the basic tools, stamps and stains, working on different designs on leather. During the class you will learn from start to finish to make some decorative coffee or tea coasters, key rings and other small projects.


CSI at CSI Camp: Crime Scene and Investigative Techniques

Ages: 10-14

Tues & Wed, July 25 & 26                    1 to 4pm

Instructor: Amy Christopherson             Fee: $35.00

Location: CSI MC Center B-14

Summer is a great time to explore real applications of science in our community.  In this two-day workshop, kids will work with DNA, spectrums of light, fingerprints, observation and other techniques that are used by law enforcement to learn about evidence, crime scenes, and other investigative efforts. Experiments will be supervised and safety measures will be in place for all activities.


CSI DIY: Design Your Own Metal Project!

Ages: 16+

Thursdays June 15 to July 6                      6 to 8:30 pm

Instructor: Steve Wells                   Fee: $150.00

Location: CSI MC Center?

During this beginning hands-on course, students will be introduced to various welding processes, basic welding techniques, grinding, metal cutting, and safety in order to create a finished project to take home at the end of the course. Students with previous welding experience will be able to work on larger projects with instructor permission.  This class will have limited enrollment so that the instructor can work closely with each student to help them progress on their project.  Students will come to class in clothes appropriate for welding such as jeans, leather shoes/boots, and long sleeved shirt of canvas or cotton.  Loaner helmets, safety glasses, and gloves provided to participants who need them.  Class size is limited to 8 – so register early!


Servsafe Manager’s Certification

Ages: 16+                            CSI MC Center, Room A6

June 3 & 10                         9 a.m. - 4 p.m.       

Instructor: Bob Withrow               

Fee:  $110.00 + $40 exam fee.  Learn about foodborne illness, how to prevent it and how to train employees in food sanitation. Choose from several online, classroom and language options. Earn nationally accredited food safety certification from the National Restaurant Association. This class is intended for food service operators to comply with new Idaho code requiring the ServSafe Manager’s Certificate.



Amy Christopherson   208.678.1400  achristopherson@csi.edu
Amy Christopherson
Mini-Cassia Center
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