If you want to live or work in Detroit, there are opportunities for you!!
The center operates a "Skills for Life" summer day camp for children 6-16 years old. The 6 week program includes :
Enhancing academic skills
Digital video production training
Vacation Bible school
The Avengers offer free 6-week summer camps at Golightly Education Center, George Crockett Academy and Hartford Memorial Baptist Church,
Monday - Friday from 9 am - 4 pm beginning July 13, 2015 and ending August 21, 2015.
At the "Y", children and teens learn values and positive behaviors, and explore their unique talents and interests.
The YMCA offers programs in:
Activities include field trips, a college tour, and simulations in five content areas:
Health and Recreation
The young men are exposed to male mentors from diverse personal and professional backgrounds.
Camp Burt Shurly offers a residential summer camp experience to Detroit Public School students ages 8 to 12.
Participants will learn lessons in reading, writing, math and science; they will meet new fiends, and learn new
skills, and spend their days away from home in a safe environment.
Clark Park in Southwest Detroit provides year round programming for more than 1,200 youth.
It operates the only regulation-sized outdoor ice hockey rink in Metro Detroit.
Free lunch is provided daily to more than 100 youth throughout the summer.
The Leland Community will host a summer camp for ages 7 -17. The camp will focus on activities such as:.
Health and Fitness
Arts & Crafts
College Readiness Exploration
The Summer Day Camp takes place in Delray Neighborhood House. It offers children the opportunity
to be active and have positive interactions with peers by becoming engaged in physical activity, exciting
field trips and new experiences.
Youth will participate in programs such as:
Community Activism with field trips and visiting community organizations
Students will play, read, write and create art projects. Campers must be in grades kindergarten through 5th.
Middle school students may participate as volunteers. Summer in the City strives to improve and expand community service
by bringing a diverse group of young people together to invest their energy in Detroit.