A Program of Schools for Children

Junior CIT Program

Our Jr. C.I.T. program is a two-week program for students entering grades 7, 8, and 9.  This program supports those who are transitioning from a camper to being a leader and role model in our program. The program includes gaining experience working as a Jr. counselor in our summer program in the morning and spending afternoons developing leadership techniques, as well as communication, group management, decision making and conflict management skills.

At the end of each two-week session there will be a field trip especially designed for our Jr. C.I.T.’s. All program participants who complete the two-week training will receive volunteer hours and a certificate of completion. Participants will also get feedback from senior staff at the end of their session.

We encourage parents to discuss the difference between being a camper and a Jr. C.I.T. with their child in order to determine if this program is appropriate.

Dates

Session 1
Weeks 4 and 5: July 6 – 10, July 13 – 17
Session 2
Weeks 7 and 7: July 20 – 24, July 27 – 31

Weekly Schedule

8:30 – 9:00
Team building and leadership training
9:00 – 12:30
Work with individual programs
12:30 – 1:00
Lunch/Break
1:00 – 3:00
Participate in meetings and workshops that will strengthen leadership skills through games and projects, as well as to share challenges and successes.

Babysitting Course

We are also offering a 4-H Babysitting Course for 3 weeks — January 3, 10, and 17, 2020 — for anyone interested in gaining more knowledge. To register for the Babysitting Course you can register here. The cost for the Babysitting Course is $35.

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Little Learner Series

Join us virtually for one of our Little Learners Series on the first Thursday of every month. This series is for parents and children ages 2 – 5. There will be stories, songs, and a variety of fun, educational activities. Invite a friend or neighbor. The Little Learners Series is free.

Register for one or more of the Little Learners Series here.