A student is shown learning to play the violin during Kid College 2018 on the UT Martin main campus.

Kid College 2019 planned in four locations

Parents of children entering kindergarten through fifth grade can register their children for Kid College activities in one of four locations this June, hosted by the University of Tennessee at Martin.

The most comprehensive Kid College events will be held June 10-14 on the UT Martin main campus. Registration at this location is $30 per class, per child, with a maximum of five classes per child. The first class block begins at 9 a.m., and final pick-up is at 3 p.m. Individual schedules will vary based on class selection. Some courses have individual supply fees which must be paid directly to the course instructor on the first day of class. The initial registration fee includes a Kid College T-shirt.

Class choices for children entering kindergarten through second grade include disc golf, science lab, kids in the kitchen, bowling, mission to mars, basketball and painting, among others. Options for children entering third through fifth grades include adventures in engineering, animal careers, karate, yoga, violin, mission to mars, science lab, painting and soccer, among others. A full list of available courses can be found on the Kid College website at utm.edu/kidcollege.

Kid College will also be held at the UT Martin Somerville Center from 8:15-11:50 a.m., June 3-7, and include courses on scientific explorers, outdoor adventures, art and reading. The Parsons Center will host Kid College from 8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m., June 24-27, and include courses on animal habitats, outdoor adventures, theatre and recycled crafts. The McNairy County Center/Selmer will host activities from 8:30-11:45 a.m., June 24-28, and include courses on exploring the rainforest, creating jungle art and cultures of the jungle.

Registration at these three locations is $95 per child and includes a Kid College T-shirt and supplies for all courses.

Parents will be sent an email the week prior to Kid College containing additional information for this year’s activities. Please contact UT Martin outreach at 731-881-7104 if you do not receive this email.

Visit utm.edu/kidcollege to register online, see a complete list of course options and find extended information for parents. For assistance or more information, contact UT Martin outreach at 731-881-7104.


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