Summer camps at KCC: KCC offering more than two dozen camps for youth

A view of the reflecting pools area in front of the North Avenue campus on a sunny summer day.

Registration is open now for more than two dozen youth summer camps offered through Kellogg Community College’s Bruin Youth Programming initiative.

The camps, many of which are new to KCC this year, are available for youth ranging in age from 8 to 18 and include camps focused on:

  • Making apps and video games
  • Designing worlds in Minecraft and Roblox
  • Virtual reality
  • “Star Wars” stop-motion animation
  • Journalism and photography
  • Robotics
  • Sports, including baseball, basketball and volleyball camps
  • Study strategies
  • Career exploration
  • Online SAT/ACT prep
  • And more!

Additionally, for the first time this summer, before and after camp day care will be available for select camps for campers ages 8 through 14.

A Bruin Youth Open House for individuals interested in more information about the camps or for those who want to register in person will run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 21, in the lobby of the Binda Performing Arts Center, on campus at 450 North Ave. in Battle Creek. Individuals who register for camps at the Open House will receive 10 percent off the cost of each camp, and all attendees will be entered for a chance to win an Amazon Echo Show.

For more information about each Bruin Youth Programming summer camp, including dates, costs and special package deals, visit Space in each camp is limited and granted on a first-come, first-served basis.


Registration is open until the beginning of each camp and can be completed entirely online at Participants can also register:

  • By phone by calling KCC’s Lifelong Learning Department at 269-965-4134 and registering with a credit or debit card.
  • In person at the Lifelong Learning office in room 305 of the Lane-Thomas Building on KCC’s North Avenue campus in Battle Creek.

KCC’s Bruin Youth Programming initiative, administered through the College’s Lifelong Learning Department, was launched in 2016 to expand the College’s regular offerings of sports camps and Bruin Bots robotics initiatives held throughout the year on campuses in Battle Creek, serving kids from first grade through high school.

For more information about Bruin Youth Programming at KCC, contact KCC’s Lifelong Learning Department at or call 269-965-4134.

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