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Description: Dates: July 31—August 2
Time: 8AM—5PM
Ages: Middle School
Cost: $40
Includes: Lunch, Snacks, Daily Transportation to Rockingham County.
Remember to Bring: 2 Canned Food Items for the Food Pantry and your water bottle


Take the scientific challenge….CAN you build a marshmallow launcher from everyday household items and legos? Campers will gain an understanding of basic science concepts related to robotics in a team setting while developing skills in STEM. Open to campers entering, currently in, or graduating from Middle School.

Parents, be advised that our group will travel to Rockingham County each day to participate with other local 4-H county programs. Please ensure your camper is at the Guilford County Extension Office for the van to leave by 8 am.

Visit: http://go.ncsu.edu/guilfordcamp toregister.

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