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Saturday July 24, 2021
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Basic Game Design - Intermediate Video Game Design
Certificate in Basic Game DesignGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This Certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  In the first course, you will discover resources for developing game design, identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games.  You will come away with knowing the different activities that are part of game design, being able to flesh out a game idea in order to increase the chances to having a successful game design experience, and have a basic understanding of how to work with game developers.  In the second course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games.  By successfully completing this Certificate in basic Game Design, you will have taken the first steps into understanding game design, and being able to create your own games.CEUs/ILUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Game Design Intermediate Video Game Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO GAME DESIGNGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This course provides a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  By completing this course, you can take the first steps into understanding game design and how ti can be applied in your field.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE VIDEO GAME DESIGNWorldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion dollars this year.  Mobile games are the fastest-growing segment of the market as more and more people play casual games.  By 2019 Price Waterhouse predicts social and casual game sales will exceed traditional game sales.  In this intermediate introductory course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about he main video game genres, and use a game development application to being your journey of making games.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - HTML Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Boosting Your Website Traffic
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Intermediate Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Video Marketing - Youtube FOR BUSINESS
Certificate in Mastering Video MarketingVideo marketing is the latest hot new marketing trend.  Shoppers who viewed product videos were 144% more likely to add the product to their cart.  Video with good SEO has a 53% higher chance of showing up on page one of Google searches.  When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect people.  Video also leads to an emotion 'trigger' that plain text cannot do.CEUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEVideo Marketing - YouTube FOR BUSINESS - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:VIDEO MARKETINGSight, sound and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page.  Video is very hypnotic and it quickly speeds up the "know, like and trust," factor with your audience.  In this course, you will discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business and build brand awareness.  Find out how to shoot simple, effective videos without costly fancy equipment or savvy technical skills.  Discover the secrets to creating content that commands attention.  Learn how to dominate Google and YouTube with your video and to strategically use YouTube to market your business 24/7 -- even while you sleep.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline: YOUTUBE FOR BUSINESSIncrease your business with YouTube, the online video site and now the second largest search engine.  Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people.  Find out what types of video work best on YouTube, how other business organizations are using YouTube, how to create your own YouTube channel, and the techniques of adding captions, annotations and other extra features.  YouTube can enhance your current marketing and communication strategy.  After attending this course you will take back proven strategies and techniques for making YouTube work successfully for your organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Designing Online Instruction
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Marketing Using Social Media
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Intermediate Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
Sunday July 25, 2021
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Basic Game Design - Intermediate Video Game Design
Certificate in Basic Game DesignGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This Certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  In the first course, you will discover resources for developing game design, identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games.  You will come away with knowing the different activities that are part of game design, being able to flesh out a game idea in order to increase the chances to having a successful game design experience, and have a basic understanding of how to work with game developers.  In the second course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games.  By successfully completing this Certificate in basic Game Design, you will have taken the first steps into understanding game design, and being able to create your own games.CEUs/ILUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Game Design Intermediate Video Game Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO GAME DESIGNGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This course provides a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  By completing this course, you can take the first steps into understanding game design and how ti can be applied in your field.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE VIDEO GAME DESIGNWorldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion dollars this year.  Mobile games are the fastest-growing segment of the market as more and more people play casual games.  By 2019 Price Waterhouse predicts social and casual game sales will exceed traditional game sales.  In this intermediate introductory course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about he main video game genres, and use a game development application to being your journey of making games.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - HTML Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Boosting Your Website Traffic
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Intermediate Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Video Marketing - Youtube FOR BUSINESS
Certificate in Mastering Video MarketingVideo marketing is the latest hot new marketing trend.  Shoppers who viewed product videos were 144% more likely to add the product to their cart.  Video with good SEO has a 53% higher chance of showing up on page one of Google searches.  When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect people.  Video also leads to an emotion 'trigger' that plain text cannot do.CEUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEVideo Marketing - YouTube FOR BUSINESS - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:VIDEO MARKETINGSight, sound and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page.  Video is very hypnotic and it quickly speeds up the "know, like and trust," factor with your audience.  In this course, you will discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business and build brand awareness.  Find out how to shoot simple, effective videos without costly fancy equipment or savvy technical skills.  Discover the secrets to creating content that commands attention.  Learn how to dominate Google and YouTube with your video and to strategically use YouTube to market your business 24/7 -- even while you sleep.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline: YOUTUBE FOR BUSINESSIncrease your business with YouTube, the online video site and now the second largest search engine.  Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people.  Find out what types of video work best on YouTube, how other business organizations are using YouTube, how to create your own YouTube channel, and the techniques of adding captions, annotations and other extra features.  YouTube can enhance your current marketing and communication strategy.  After attending this course you will take back proven strategies and techniques for making YouTube work successfully for your organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Designing Online Instruction
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Marketing Using Social Media
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Intermediate Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
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8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Basic Game Design - Intermediate Video Game Design
Certificate in Basic Game DesignGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This Certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  In the first course, you will discover resources for developing game design, identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games.  You will come away with knowing the different activities that are part of game design, being able to flesh out a game idea in order to increase the chances to having a successful game design experience, and have a basic understanding of how to work with game developers.  In the second course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games.  By successfully completing this Certificate in basic Game Design, you will have taken the first steps into understanding game design, and being able to create your own games.CEUs/ILUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Game Design Intermediate Video Game Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO GAME DESIGNGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This course provides a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  By completing this course, you can take the first steps into understanding game design and how ti can be applied in your field.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE VIDEO GAME DESIGNWorldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion dollars this year.  Mobile games are the fastest-growing segment of the market as more and more people play casual games.  By 2019 Price Waterhouse predicts social and casual game sales will exceed traditional game sales.  In this intermediate introductory course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about he main video game genres, and use a game development application to being your journey of making games.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - HTML Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Boosting Your Website Traffic
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Intermediate Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Video Marketing - Youtube FOR BUSINESS
Certificate in Mastering Video MarketingVideo marketing is the latest hot new marketing trend.  Shoppers who viewed product videos were 144% more likely to add the product to their cart.  Video with good SEO has a 53% higher chance of showing up on page one of Google searches.  When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect people.  Video also leads to an emotion 'trigger' that plain text cannot do.CEUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEVideo Marketing - YouTube FOR BUSINESS - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:VIDEO MARKETINGSight, sound and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page.  Video is very hypnotic and it quickly speeds up the "know, like and trust," factor with your audience.  In this course, you will discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business and build brand awareness.  Find out how to shoot simple, effective videos without costly fancy equipment or savvy technical skills.  Discover the secrets to creating content that commands attention.  Learn how to dominate Google and YouTube with your video and to strategically use YouTube to market your business 24/7 -- even while you sleep.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline: YOUTUBE FOR BUSINESSIncrease your business with YouTube, the online video site and now the second largest search engine.  Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people.  Find out what types of video work best on YouTube, how other business organizations are using YouTube, how to create your own YouTube channel, and the techniques of adding captions, annotations and other extra features.  YouTube can enhance your current marketing and communication strategy.  After attending this course you will take back proven strategies and techniques for making YouTube work successfully for your organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Designing Online Instruction
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Marketing Using Social Media
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Intermediate Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pilates - Virtual - Virtual Pilates - MON
Start your morning off right from the comfort of your own home!  Focus on strengthening your upper and lower body, abdominal muscles, lower back and buns.  Build strength and stability, improve your flexibility and lower your risk of injury.  Register now and start your journey to feel Leaner. Calmer. Stronger.  Instructor: Marion McNulty, M. Ed., AAAI and AFAA National Fitness Certifications.Recommended Equipment:  Pilates/Yoga Mat and Pilates RingNeed exercise equipment for class?  Support Parks and Rec and get your equipment here!
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pilates - Virtual - Virtual Pilates - MON/WED
Start your morning off right from the comfort of your own home!  Focus on strengthening your upper and lower body, abdominal muscles, lower back and buns.  Build strength and stability, improve your flexibility and lower your risk of injury.  Register now and start your journey to feel Leaner. Calmer. Stronger.  Instructor: Marion McNulty, M. Ed., AAAI and AFAA National Fitness Certifications.Recommended Equipment:  Pilates/Yoga Mat and Pilates RingNeed exercise equipment for class?  Support Parks and Rec and get your equipment here!
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Coding Games: JavaScript and P5
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Make a YouTube Channel: Animation and Storytelling
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Adventure Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Modding with Java Coding
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Roblox Game Design: Coding and Monetization
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - 3D Game Development and Level Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps & Games with C++
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps with Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Make A YouTube Channel: Animations and Digital Shorts
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Minecraft Modding in Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Python Coding: Arcade Games and AI
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Digital Wizardry: Creating Art and Audio
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Minecraft World Designer
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own Obby
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Cooking - Kitchen Wizards - Virtual Cooking Camps - Chocolate, Chocolate, and more Chocolate
CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE, AND MORE CHOCOLATE! (AGES 8-12)In this camp, kids will learn to prepare all sorts of sweet treats - all of them chocolate!  They'll love making "from scratch" pudding, cupcakes, candies, cookies, and other chocolate-y desserts.AMERICAN GIRL COOKING (AGES 6-11) Children will learn what foods their favorite historical character dolls would've eaten if they'd been REAL little girls in that era.
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Tone and Strengthen - Hatha Yoga - Hatha Yoga with Vani
Hatha Yoga:  Vani’s Hatha Yoga sessions are designed to create a powerful, energetic, strength-building practice where you will move from one pose to another. Vani’s classes have a restorative flair. You will hold each pose for 3-8 breath cycles. She is very mindful of every participant’s needs in her classes and welcomes students of all levels.About the instructor- Vani Wadhwa is a certified yoga teacher. Her journey with yoga started back in India when she was six. Yoga practice has been a significant part of her life since childhood. She finds yoga to be her go-to for finding instant happiness, balance, and harmony in life. She believes yoga offers her a way to embody freedom in the true sense and live as an Empowered live.*Yoga Mat and Yoga Blocks are recommended for this class*
 
Tuesday July 27, 2021
6:30 AM - 7:20 AM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Yoga Sculpt - 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Basic Game Design - Intermediate Video Game Design
Certificate in Basic Game DesignGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This Certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  In the first course, you will discover resources for developing game design, identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games.  You will come away with knowing the different activities that are part of game design, being able to flesh out a game idea in order to increase the chances to having a successful game design experience, and have a basic understanding of how to work with game developers.  In the second course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games.  By successfully completing this Certificate in basic Game Design, you will have taken the first steps into understanding game design, and being able to create your own games.CEUs/ILUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Game Design Intermediate Video Game Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO GAME DESIGNGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This course provides a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  By completing this course, you can take the first steps into understanding game design and how ti can be applied in your field.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE VIDEO GAME DESIGNWorldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion dollars this year.  Mobile games are the fastest-growing segment of the market as more and more people play casual games.  By 2019 Price Waterhouse predicts social and casual game sales will exceed traditional game sales.  In this intermediate introductory course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about he main video game genres, and use a game development application to being your journey of making games.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - HTML Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Boosting Your Website Traffic
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Intermediate Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Video Marketing - Youtube FOR BUSINESS
Certificate in Mastering Video MarketingVideo marketing is the latest hot new marketing trend.  Shoppers who viewed product videos were 144% more likely to add the product to their cart.  Video with good SEO has a 53% higher chance of showing up on page one of Google searches.  When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect people.  Video also leads to an emotion 'trigger' that plain text cannot do.CEUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEVideo Marketing - YouTube FOR BUSINESS - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:VIDEO MARKETINGSight, sound and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page.  Video is very hypnotic and it quickly speeds up the "know, like and trust," factor with your audience.  In this course, you will discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business and build brand awareness.  Find out how to shoot simple, effective videos without costly fancy equipment or savvy technical skills.  Discover the secrets to creating content that commands attention.  Learn how to dominate Google and YouTube with your video and to strategically use YouTube to market your business 24/7 -- even while you sleep.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline: YOUTUBE FOR BUSINESSIncrease your business with YouTube, the online video site and now the second largest search engine.  Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people.  Find out what types of video work best on YouTube, how other business organizations are using YouTube, how to create your own YouTube channel, and the techniques of adding captions, annotations and other extra features.  YouTube can enhance your current marketing and communication strategy.  After attending this course you will take back proven strategies and techniques for making YouTube work successfully for your organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Designing Online Instruction
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Marketing Using Social Media
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Intermediate Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Body by Barre - 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Coding Games: JavaScript and P5
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Make a YouTube Channel: Animation and Storytelling
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Adventure Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Modding with Java Coding
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Roblox Game Design: Coding and Monetization
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - 3D Game Development and Level Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps & Games with C++
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps with Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Make A YouTube Channel: Animations and Digital Shorts
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Minecraft Modding in Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Python Coding: Arcade Games and AI
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Digital Wizardry: Creating Art and Audio
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Minecraft World Designer
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own Obby
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Cooking - Kitchen Wizards - Virtual Cooking Camps - Chocolate, Chocolate, and more Chocolate
CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE, AND MORE CHOCOLATE! (AGES 8-12)In this camp, kids will learn to prepare all sorts of sweet treats - all of them chocolate!  They'll love making "from scratch" pudding, cupcakes, candies, cookies, and other chocolate-y desserts.AMERICAN GIRL COOKING (AGES 6-11) Children will learn what foods their favorite historical character dolls would've eaten if they'd been REAL little girls in that era.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Tone and Strengthen - Power Yoga - Power Yoga
Join Ian MacVicar, a certified yoga instructor, for Power Yoga class series.  Ian’s approach to Power Yoga seeks to Tone and Strengthen the body by coordinating the breath with movement in the three Anatomical Planes of Motion. He emphasizes building strength, flexibility, and agility in a progressive manner His yoga classes integrate elements of Pilates and physiotherapy exercises.  Ian is qualified as a Certified Yoga Teacher; Trauma Informed Yoga Teacher and he is well on the way to obtaining his 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training certificate.  Ian is a Koru Mindful Meditation Teacher-in-Training. He has coached youth soccer and ran half-marathon running clinics.All Tone and Strengthen classes are recorded and recordings are made available for two days following the classes.*Yoga Mat and two blocks required for this class *
 
Wednesday July 28, 2021
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Basic Game Design - Intermediate Video Game Design
Certificate in Basic Game DesignGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This Certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  In the first course, you will discover resources for developing game design, identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games.  You will come away with knowing the different activities that are part of game design, being able to flesh out a game idea in order to increase the chances to having a successful game design experience, and have a basic understanding of how to work with game developers.  In the second course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games.  By successfully completing this Certificate in basic Game Design, you will have taken the first steps into understanding game design, and being able to create your own games.CEUs/ILUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Game Design Intermediate Video Game Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO GAME DESIGNGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This course provides a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  By completing this course, you can take the first steps into understanding game design and how ti can be applied in your field.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE VIDEO GAME DESIGNWorldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion dollars this year.  Mobile games are the fastest-growing segment of the market as more and more people play casual games.  By 2019 Price Waterhouse predicts social and casual game sales will exceed traditional game sales.  In this intermediate introductory course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about he main video game genres, and use a game development application to being your journey of making games.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - HTML Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Boosting Your Website Traffic
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Intermediate Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Video Marketing - Youtube FOR BUSINESS
Certificate in Mastering Video MarketingVideo marketing is the latest hot new marketing trend.  Shoppers who viewed product videos were 144% more likely to add the product to their cart.  Video with good SEO has a 53% higher chance of showing up on page one of Google searches.  When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect people.  Video also leads to an emotion 'trigger' that plain text cannot do.CEUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEVideo Marketing - YouTube FOR BUSINESS - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:VIDEO MARKETINGSight, sound and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page.  Video is very hypnotic and it quickly speeds up the "know, like and trust," factor with your audience.  In this course, you will discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business and build brand awareness.  Find out how to shoot simple, effective videos without costly fancy equipment or savvy technical skills.  Discover the secrets to creating content that commands attention.  Learn how to dominate Google and YouTube with your video and to strategically use YouTube to market your business 24/7 -- even while you sleep.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline: YOUTUBE FOR BUSINESSIncrease your business with YouTube, the online video site and now the second largest search engine.  Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people.  Find out what types of video work best on YouTube, how other business organizations are using YouTube, how to create your own YouTube channel, and the techniques of adding captions, annotations and other extra features.  YouTube can enhance your current marketing and communication strategy.  After attending this course you will take back proven strategies and techniques for making YouTube work successfully for your organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Designing Online Instruction
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Marketing Using Social Media
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Intermediate Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pilates - Virtual - Virtual Pilates - MON/WED
Start your morning off right from the comfort of your own home!  Focus on strengthening your upper and lower body, abdominal muscles, lower back and buns.  Build strength and stability, improve your flexibility and lower your risk of injury.  Register now and start your journey to feel Leaner. Calmer. Stronger.  Instructor: Marion McNulty, M. Ed., AAAI and AFAA National Fitness Certifications.Recommended Equipment:  Pilates/Yoga Mat and Pilates RingNeed exercise equipment for class?  Support Parks and Rec and get your equipment here!
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pilates - Virtual - Virtual Pilates - WED
Start your morning off right from the comfort of your own home!  Focus on strengthening your upper and lower body, abdominal muscles, lower back and buns.  Build strength and stability, improve your flexibility and lower your risk of injury.  Register now and start your journey to feel Leaner. Calmer. Stronger.  Instructor: Marion McNulty, M. Ed., AAAI and AFAA National Fitness Certifications.Recommended Equipment:  Pilates/Yoga Mat and Pilates RingNeed exercise equipment for class?  Support Parks and Rec and get your equipment here!
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Vinyasa Yoga - 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Coding Games: JavaScript and P5
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Make a YouTube Channel: Animation and Storytelling
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Adventure Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Modding with Java Coding
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Roblox Game Design: Coding and Monetization
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - 3D Game Development and Level Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps & Games with C++
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps with Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Make A YouTube Channel: Animations and Digital Shorts
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Minecraft Modding in Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Python Coding: Arcade Games and AI
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Digital Wizardry: Creating Art and Audio
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Minecraft World Designer
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own Obby
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Cooking - Kitchen Wizards - Virtual Cooking Camps - Chocolate, Chocolate, and more Chocolate
CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE, AND MORE CHOCOLATE! (AGES 8-12)In this camp, kids will learn to prepare all sorts of sweet treats - all of them chocolate!  They'll love making "from scratch" pudding, cupcakes, candies, cookies, and other chocolate-y desserts.AMERICAN GIRL COOKING (AGES 6-11) Children will learn what foods their favorite historical character dolls would've eaten if they'd been REAL little girls in that era.
 
6:15 PM - 7:05 PM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Buns & Guns 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
Thursday July 29, 2021
6:30 AM - 7:20 AM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Barre and Sculpt - 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Basic Game Design - Intermediate Video Game Design
Certificate in Basic Game DesignGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This Certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  In the first course, you will discover resources for developing game design, identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games.  You will come away with knowing the different activities that are part of game design, being able to flesh out a game idea in order to increase the chances to having a successful game design experience, and have a basic understanding of how to work with game developers.  In the second course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games.  By successfully completing this Certificate in basic Game Design, you will have taken the first steps into understanding game design, and being able to create your own games.CEUs/ILUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Game Design Intermediate Video Game Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO GAME DESIGNGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This course provides a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  By completing this course, you can take the first steps into understanding game design and how ti can be applied in your field.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE VIDEO GAME DESIGNWorldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion dollars this year.  Mobile games are the fastest-growing segment of the market as more and more people play casual games.  By 2019 Price Waterhouse predicts social and casual game sales will exceed traditional game sales.  In this intermediate introductory course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about he main video game genres, and use a game development application to being your journey of making games.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - HTML Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Boosting Your Website Traffic
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Intermediate Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Video Marketing - Youtube FOR BUSINESS
Certificate in Mastering Video MarketingVideo marketing is the latest hot new marketing trend.  Shoppers who viewed product videos were 144% more likely to add the product to their cart.  Video with good SEO has a 53% higher chance of showing up on page one of Google searches.  When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect people.  Video also leads to an emotion 'trigger' that plain text cannot do.CEUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEVideo Marketing - YouTube FOR BUSINESS - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:VIDEO MARKETINGSight, sound and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page.  Video is very hypnotic and it quickly speeds up the "know, like and trust," factor with your audience.  In this course, you will discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business and build brand awareness.  Find out how to shoot simple, effective videos without costly fancy equipment or savvy technical skills.  Discover the secrets to creating content that commands attention.  Learn how to dominate Google and YouTube with your video and to strategically use YouTube to market your business 24/7 -- even while you sleep.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline: YOUTUBE FOR BUSINESSIncrease your business with YouTube, the online video site and now the second largest search engine.  Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people.  Find out what types of video work best on YouTube, how other business organizations are using YouTube, how to create your own YouTube channel, and the techniques of adding captions, annotations and other extra features.  YouTube can enhance your current marketing and communication strategy.  After attending this course you will take back proven strategies and techniques for making YouTube work successfully for your organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Designing Online Instruction
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Marketing Using Social Media
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Intermediate Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Tone and Strengthen - Free Trial Classes - Chair Yoga Free Trial
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this classChair YogaUse the chair as a prop to make many of the traditional yoga asanas (movements or poses) more accessible. Most yoga poses can be adapted to be practiced while seated in a chair or standing next to one. A chair yoga practice is perfect for those who find themselves stuck in an office chair for too many hours of the day, for those feeling nervous about a traditional yoga class, or for those who simply do not want to get down on the floor to enjoy the many benefits of a yoga practice.  This 60-minute class will open with a short meditation, move through seated warm-ups, and progress to standing poses using the back of the chair for balance. Debbie will offer variations and options throughout the practice so that you can tailor your experience to meet the needs of your mind, body, and soul. Feel both soothed and energized with this accessible yoga practice.Set up your device and have a seat!  Debbie’s teaching is passionate, respectful of individual bodies, attentive to alignment, and characterized by thematic flows. Delivered with compassion and humor, her teaching is designed to leave the practitioner feeling inspired and empowered. Debbie completed her yoga teacher training in March 2019. Debbie has been practicing yoga since 1994. She is constantly inspired by the power of yoga to strengthen, heal, and reawaken the awareness of the miraculous sweetness of life. She likes to share this power of Yoga with her students through her teaching.*An upright chair like a kitchen chair or a stable folding chair is recommended for this class*  These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above InstructorLove the Class and Want to Sign Up for the Session?  CLICK HERE!
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Coding Games: JavaScript and P5
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Make a YouTube Channel: Animation and Storytelling
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Adventure Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Modding with Java Coding
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Roblox Game Design: Coding and Monetization
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - 3D Game Development and Level Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps & Games with C++
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps with Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Make A YouTube Channel: Animations and Digital Shorts
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Minecraft Modding in Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Python Coding: Arcade Games and AI
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Digital Wizardry: Creating Art and Audio
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Minecraft World Designer
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own Obby
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Cooking - Kitchen Wizards - Virtual Cooking Camps - Chocolate, Chocolate, and more Chocolate
CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE, AND MORE CHOCOLATE! (AGES 8-12)In this camp, kids will learn to prepare all sorts of sweet treats - all of them chocolate!  They'll love making "from scratch" pudding, cupcakes, candies, cookies, and other chocolate-y desserts.AMERICAN GIRL COOKING (AGES 6-11) Children will learn what foods their favorite historical character dolls would've eaten if they'd been REAL little girls in that era.
 
Friday July 30, 2021
7:00 AM - 7:50 AM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - 20/20/10 Cardio, Strength and Core - 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Basic Game Design - Intermediate Video Game Design
Certificate in Basic Game DesignGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This Certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  In the first course, you will discover resources for developing game design, identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games.  You will come away with knowing the different activities that are part of game design, being able to flesh out a game idea in order to increase the chances to having a successful game design experience, and have a basic understanding of how to work with game developers.  In the second course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games.  By successfully completing this Certificate in basic Game Design, you will have taken the first steps into understanding game design, and being able to create your own games.CEUs/ILUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Game Design Intermediate Video Game Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO GAME DESIGNGames are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment.  This course provides a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  By completing this course, you can take the first steps into understanding game design and how ti can be applied in your field.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE VIDEO GAME DESIGNWorldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion dollars this year.  Mobile games are the fastest-growing segment of the market as more and more people play casual games.  By 2019 Price Waterhouse predicts social and casual game sales will exceed traditional game sales.  In this intermediate introductory course, you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about he main video game genres, and use a game development application to being your journey of making games.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245.00Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - HTML Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Boosting Your Website Traffic
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Intermediate Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Video Marketing - Youtube FOR BUSINESS
Certificate in Mastering Video MarketingVideo marketing is the latest hot new marketing trend.  Shoppers who viewed product videos were 144% more likely to add the product to their cart.  Video with good SEO has a 53% higher chance of showing up on page one of Google searches.  When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect people.  Video also leads to an emotion 'trigger' that plain text cannot do.CEUs: 3.2Full Certificate:  $395.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEVideo Marketing - YouTube FOR BUSINESS - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Individual Courses:VIDEO MARKETINGSight, sound and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page.  Video is very hypnotic and it quickly speeds up the "know, like and trust," factor with your audience.  In this course, you will discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business and build brand awareness.  Find out how to shoot simple, effective videos without costly fancy equipment or savvy technical skills.  Discover the secrets to creating content that commands attention.  Learn how to dominate Google and YouTube with your video and to strategically use YouTube to market your business 24/7 -- even while you sleep.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline: YOUTUBE FOR BUSINESSIncrease your business with YouTube, the online video site and now the second largest search engine.  Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people.  Find out what types of video work best on YouTube, how other business organizations are using YouTube, how to create your own YouTube channel, and the techniques of adding captions, annotations and other extra features.  YouTube can enhance your current marketing and communication strategy.  After attending this course you will take back proven strategies and techniques for making YouTube work successfully for your organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Designing Online Instruction
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Marketing Using Social Media
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Intermediate Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Coding Games: JavaScript and P5
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Make a YouTube Channel: Animation and Storytelling
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Adventure Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Modding with Java Coding
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Roblox Game Design: Coding and Monetization
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - 3D Game Development and Level Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps & Games with C++
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps with Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Make A YouTube Channel: Animations and Digital Shorts
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Minecraft Modding in Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Python Coding: Arcade Games and AI
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Digital Wizardry: Creating Art and Audio
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Minecraft World Designer
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own Obby
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
Saturday July 31, 2021
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
Sunday August 1, 2021
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
Monday August 2, 2021
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - CSS Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Data Analysis - Advanced Data Analysis
Certificate in Data AnalysisData Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace.  Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.  Add a whole new skill set to your portfolio, and make a big difference in the success of your organization by acquiring data analysis skills.  Whether your business is home based or a large company, this certificate will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO DATA ANALYSISData Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace.  Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.  This course will give you a basic understanding of how to analyze data in a business setting.  Businesses look for candidates with an understanding of how to analyze the data they have been collecting; this course will help you start on that journey.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE DATA ANALYSISMany of your business decisions involve comparing groups for differences.  For example, would men and women prefer different product features?  In addition, you may look at relationships between variables.  Does product recognition relate to subsequent product purchase?  This Intermediate Data Analysis course will introduce you to the statistics behind these group differences and relationships.  In addition, you'll learn how to work with ratings, graphs and user-friendly reports of statistical results.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISAfter taking this Advanced course in Data Analysis, you will be able to perform inquiries that will be useful to your business or organization and have the skill necessary to communicate these results through graphs and text that your fellow employees will understand.  Take the guesswork out of important company decisions and make decisions based on the statistically significant information.  Whether your business is home-based or a large company, this class will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Online Advertising
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe InDesign Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Advanced Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Fostering Online Discussion
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Integrating Social Media In Your Organization
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Advanced Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pilates - Virtual - Virtual Pilates - MON
Start your morning off right from the comfort of your own home!  Focus on strengthening your upper and lower body, abdominal muscles, lower back and buns.  Build strength and stability, improve your flexibility and lower your risk of injury.  Register now and start your journey to feel Leaner. Calmer. Stronger.  Instructor: Marion McNulty, M. Ed., AAAI and AFAA National Fitness Certifications.Recommended Equipment:  Pilates/Yoga Mat and Pilates RingNeed exercise equipment for class?  Support Parks and Rec and get your equipment here!
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pilates - Virtual - Virtual Pilates - MON/WED
Start your morning off right from the comfort of your own home!  Focus on strengthening your upper and lower body, abdominal muscles, lower back and buns.  Build strength and stability, improve your flexibility and lower your risk of injury.  Register now and start your journey to feel Leaner. Calmer. Stronger.  Instructor: Marion McNulty, M. Ed., AAAI and AFAA National Fitness Certifications.Recommended Equipment:  Pilates/Yoga Mat and Pilates RingNeed exercise equipment for class?  Support Parks and Rec and get your equipment here!
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Cooking - Kitchen Wizards - Virtual Cooking Camps - American Girl Cooking
CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE, AND MORE CHOCOLATE! (AGES 8-12)In this camp, kids will learn to prepare all sorts of sweet treats - all of them chocolate!  They'll love making "from scratch" pudding, cupcakes, candies, cookies, and other chocolate-y desserts.AMERICAN GIRL COOKING (AGES 6-11) Children will learn what foods their favorite historical character dolls would've eaten if they'd been REAL little girls in that era.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Coding Games: JavaScript and P5
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Make a YouTube Channel: Animation and Storytelling
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Adventure Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Modding with Java Coding
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Roblox Game Design: Coding and Monetization
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - 3D Game Development and Level Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps & Games with C++
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps with Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Make A YouTube Channel: Animations and Digital Shorts
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Minecraft Modding in Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Python Coding: Arcade Games and AI
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Digital Wizardry: Creating Art and Audio
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Minecraft World Designer
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own Obby
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Tone and Strengthen - Hatha Yoga - Hatha Yoga with Vani
Hatha Yoga:  Vani’s Hatha Yoga sessions are designed to create a powerful, energetic, strength-building practice where you will move from one pose to another. Vani’s classes have a restorative flair. You will hold each pose for 3-8 breath cycles. She is very mindful of every participant’s needs in her classes and welcomes students of all levels.About the instructor- Vani Wadhwa is a certified yoga teacher. Her journey with yoga started back in India when she was six. Yoga practice has been a significant part of her life since childhood. She finds yoga to be her go-to for finding instant happiness, balance, and harmony in life. She believes yoga offers her a way to embody freedom in the true sense and live as an Empowered live.*Yoga Mat and Yoga Blocks are recommended for this class*
 
Tuesday August 3, 2021
6:30 AM - 7:20 AM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Yoga Sculpt - 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - CSS Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Data Analysis - Advanced Data Analysis
Certificate in Data AnalysisData Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace.  Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.  Add a whole new skill set to your portfolio, and make a big difference in the success of your organization by acquiring data analysis skills.  Whether your business is home based or a large company, this certificate will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO DATA ANALYSISData Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace.  Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.  This course will give you a basic understanding of how to analyze data in a business setting.  Businesses look for candidates with an understanding of how to analyze the data they have been collecting; this course will help you start on that journey.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE DATA ANALYSISMany of your business decisions involve comparing groups for differences.  For example, would men and women prefer different product features?  In addition, you may look at relationships between variables.  Does product recognition relate to subsequent product purchase?  This Intermediate Data Analysis course will introduce you to the statistics behind these group differences and relationships.  In addition, you'll learn how to work with ratings, graphs and user-friendly reports of statistical results.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISAfter taking this Advanced course in Data Analysis, you will be able to perform inquiries that will be useful to your business or organization and have the skill necessary to communicate these results through graphs and text that your fellow employees will understand.  Take the guesswork out of important company decisions and make decisions based on the statistically significant information.  Whether your business is home-based or a large company, this class will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Online Advertising
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe InDesign Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Advanced Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Fostering Online Discussion
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Integrating Social Media In Your Organization
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Advanced Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Body by Barre - 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Cooking - Kitchen Wizards - Virtual Cooking Camps - American Girl Cooking
CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE, AND MORE CHOCOLATE! (AGES 8-12)In this camp, kids will learn to prepare all sorts of sweet treats - all of them chocolate!  They'll love making "from scratch" pudding, cupcakes, candies, cookies, and other chocolate-y desserts.AMERICAN GIRL COOKING (AGES 6-11) Children will learn what foods their favorite historical character dolls would've eaten if they'd been REAL little girls in that era.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Coding Games: JavaScript and P5
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Make a YouTube Channel: Animation and Storytelling
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Adventure Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Modding with Java Coding
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Roblox Game Design: Coding and Monetization
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - 3D Game Development and Level Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps & Games with C++
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps with Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Make A YouTube Channel: Animations and Digital Shorts
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Minecraft Modding in Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Python Coding: Arcade Games and AI
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Digital Wizardry: Creating Art and Audio
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Minecraft World Designer
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own Obby
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Tone and Strengthen - Power Yoga - Power Yoga
Join Ian MacVicar, a certified yoga instructor, for Power Yoga class series.  Ian’s approach to Power Yoga seeks to Tone and Strengthen the body by coordinating the breath with movement in the three Anatomical Planes of Motion. He emphasizes building strength, flexibility, and agility in a progressive manner His yoga classes integrate elements of Pilates and physiotherapy exercises.  Ian is qualified as a Certified Yoga Teacher; Trauma Informed Yoga Teacher and he is well on the way to obtaining his 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training certificate.  Ian is a Koru Mindful Meditation Teacher-in-Training. He has coached youth soccer and ran half-marathon running clinics.All Tone and Strengthen classes are recorded and recordings are made available for two days following the classes.*Yoga Mat and two blocks required for this class *
 
Wednesday August 4, 2021
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - CSS Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Data Analysis - Advanced Data Analysis
Certificate in Data AnalysisData Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace.  Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.  Add a whole new skill set to your portfolio, and make a big difference in the success of your organization by acquiring data analysis skills.  Whether your business is home based or a large company, this certificate will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO DATA ANALYSISData Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace.  Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.  This course will give you a basic understanding of how to analyze data in a business setting.  Businesses look for candidates with an understanding of how to analyze the data they have been collecting; this course will help you start on that journey.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE DATA ANALYSISMany of your business decisions involve comparing groups for differences.  For example, would men and women prefer different product features?  In addition, you may look at relationships between variables.  Does product recognition relate to subsequent product purchase?  This Intermediate Data Analysis course will introduce you to the statistics behind these group differences and relationships.  In addition, you'll learn how to work with ratings, graphs and user-friendly reports of statistical results.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISAfter taking this Advanced course in Data Analysis, you will be able to perform inquiries that will be useful to your business or organization and have the skill necessary to communicate these results through graphs and text that your fellow employees will understand.  Take the guesswork out of important company decisions and make decisions based on the statistically significant information.  Whether your business is home-based or a large company, this class will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Online Advertising
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe InDesign Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Advanced Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Fostering Online Discussion
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Integrating Social Media In Your Organization
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Advanced Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pilates - Virtual - Virtual Pilates - MON/WED
Start your morning off right from the comfort of your own home!  Focus on strengthening your upper and lower body, abdominal muscles, lower back and buns.  Build strength and stability, improve your flexibility and lower your risk of injury.  Register now and start your journey to feel Leaner. Calmer. Stronger.  Instructor: Marion McNulty, M. Ed., AAAI and AFAA National Fitness Certifications.Recommended Equipment:  Pilates/Yoga Mat and Pilates RingNeed exercise equipment for class?  Support Parks and Rec and get your equipment here!
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Pilates - Virtual - Virtual Pilates - WED
Start your morning off right from the comfort of your own home!  Focus on strengthening your upper and lower body, abdominal muscles, lower back and buns.  Build strength and stability, improve your flexibility and lower your risk of injury.  Register now and start your journey to feel Leaner. Calmer. Stronger.  Instructor: Marion McNulty, M. Ed., AAAI and AFAA National Fitness Certifications.Recommended Equipment:  Pilates/Yoga Mat and Pilates RingNeed exercise equipment for class?  Support Parks and Rec and get your equipment here!
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Vinyasa Yoga - 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Cooking - Kitchen Wizards - Virtual Cooking Camps - American Girl Cooking
CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE, AND MORE CHOCOLATE! (AGES 8-12)In this camp, kids will learn to prepare all sorts of sweet treats - all of them chocolate!  They'll love making "from scratch" pudding, cupcakes, candies, cookies, and other chocolate-y desserts.AMERICAN GIRL COOKING (AGES 6-11) Children will learn what foods their favorite historical character dolls would've eaten if they'd been REAL little girls in that era.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Coding Games: JavaScript and P5
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Make a YouTube Channel: Animation and Storytelling
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Adventure Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Modding with Java Coding
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Roblox Game Design: Coding and Monetization
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - 3D Game Development and Level Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps & Games with C++
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Coding Apps with Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Make A YouTube Channel: Animations and Digital Shorts
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Minecraft Modding in Java
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 13-17 - Python Coding: Arcade Games and AI
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times – choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualPython Coding:  Arcade Games and AI (Chromebook Friendly)Coding skills are among the most in-demand in today's job market.  Get your real-world experience with this introduction to computational thinking!  Once you have the basics down, go further to see how your coding knowledge applies to algorithms, arcade game design, and more.   You'll start with logic games and Python - the fastest-growing programming language available - then move into object-oriented concepts.  As your understanding of coding deepens, explore creating more advanced programs with graphics.  With these fundamentals, you'll be equipped to tackle whatever coding challenges you face next!  -Code with Python-Learn fundamental coding concepts-Prepare for more advanced coding content-Gain computational thinking skills3D Game Development and Level DesignBuild game environments in engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine, then program rules and structure with C# to create a fully interactive experience!Minecraft Modding in JavaGet into production-level Java coding with Minecraft. Modify a living code base and create custom tools, blocks, and mobs.Unleash the power of Java while gaining critical problem-solving skills for future careers and personal projects.Coding Apps with JavaLearn the fundamentals of Java and hone your skills with console applications and programming challenges. Create visual interactions using the Processing library and build an engaging portfolio that colleges will notice.Coding Apps & Games with C++Learn the fundamentals of C++ and tackle challenges like: creating arcade-style games, implementing keyboard and mouse controls, and using basic AI and collision detection to make different elements interact. Create impressive projects and jump-start your programming career!Make a YouTube Channel:  Animations and Digital ShortsUnleash your imagination with the powerful suite of Adobe products! Learn the stages of production by storyboarding your digital shorts, editing your video and audio tracks, and then adding custom-made animations and special effects. Develop your artistic design to help you go viral!Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Digital Wizardry: Creating Art and Audio
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Minecraft World Designer
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 7-9 - Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own Obby
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft World DesignerDive into the world of Minecraft! Learn level design and problem-solving while building extraordinary environments. Use custom resource packs to create visually stunning worlds or let your imagination run wild.Roblox Game Design: Make Your Own ObbyGet your creativity flowing with Roblox Studio! Learn the fundamentals of game design and build technical skills as you implement Roblox Studio's many tools. Using these tools, you'll complete your very own shiny obstacle course!Coding with Scratch and VEX Virtual Robotics (Chromebook Friendly)Scratch, developed by MIT, si the gold standard for learning to code creatively.  This software helps develop computational thinking skills while removing barriers to self-expression through program design.  Without intimidating grammar or syntax, you can focus on solving problems and building projects that are more fun than work.  these skills transfer to exploring VEX Virtual Robotics where you'll dive into navigation, more advanced AI, and solve real-world-inspired problems with sensor data.  Start your pathway to a lifelong journey of creative coding and design!-Create variables and if-else statements-Program using arithmetic operators-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceDigital Wizardry:  Creating Art and Audio (Chromebook Friendly)Creativity is to see what is, and then make what could be.  Early on, you don't need advanced software and complicated installations...all you need is Scratch.  Designed by MIT, it provides an image editor and audio capture features right out of the box.  Making your characters, stories, or even simple animated shorts jump off the screen is the name of the game.  Record sounds, draw characters and backgrounds, and flex your creative muscles!-Create and Design characters-Draw custom backgrounds-Design and animate sprites-Experiment and explore to build creativity and confidenceRegister Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
6:15 PM - 7:05 PM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Buns & Guns 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
Thursday August 5, 2021
6:30 AM - 7:20 AM    Tone and Strengthen with Aesha Tahir - Barre and Sculpt - 5 WEEKS
20-20-10 Cardio, Strength, and CoreLooking to use your lunch break productively?  Look no further!  Three workouts in one!  This class is a total body workout that combines cardio, strength training and core exercises.  A total body workout designed to define and tone every muscle in every way.  A great class for improving muscular strength and endurance!*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Barre and SculptAwakens your senses and beings the day with an invigorating and energizing 60-minute class!  A flowing series of dynamic postures designed to physically and mentally awaken your body and mind.  Using a Vinyasa format with more focus on standing and heart opening postures to give you a powerful start to your day!  Guys are welcome to join this class too!*Yoga Mat and two blocks are required for this class*Body by BarreAre you ready for a one hour full body workout?  Set to today's hottest music, Body by Barre fuses ballet, pilates, sports conditioning and stretching.  The moves are low impact, but will have intensity intervals of strength training followed immediately by deep recovery stretching.  This regimented routine will evenly sculpt and quickly transform the entire body, resulting in a toned, trim physique.  Classes begin with a warm up focusing on postural strength and alignment, followed by upper body exercises.  A waist high sturdy surface will be used for flexible training, and to sculpt the lower body and abs.  Class ends with core work and stretching.  Many of the stretches and strengthening exercises are endorsed by sports medicine physicians and orthopedists. *Yoga Mat, pilates ball and two light dumbbells required for this class*Buns & GunsThis class will help you tighten, firm and tone your buttocks and pelvic region (Buns) through various equipment and body weight exercises specifically designed for this area of the body.  This class will also focus on the troublesome upper arm area (Guns) through specific exercises designed to impact the bicep and triceps area.*Yoga Mat, resistance band, and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*Vinyasa YogaIt's a gentle yoga flow for all fitness levels to give you energy and help you focus throughout your day.  You will gain strength and flexibility in your muscles while having a strong mind body connection.  Each class will combine a balanced series of poses with a focus on opening up one of several potential areas of tightness, such as your hamstrings, hips, shoulders, or neck.  A selection of restorative poses will support your body with props, so the muscles, fascia and nervous system get to take a break from the daily grind.  *Yoga Mat and two light dumbbells required for this class*YOGA SculptThe instructor will move with you, in a yoga inspired class, infused with strength and cardio training, that will be sure to add heat to your daily routine, while toning every muscle group.  The class will start with 15 minutes of yoga flow, followed by 20 minutes of full body strength circuit, and ending with 15 minutes of deep stretch flow.*Yoga Mat, resistance band,and two medium/heavy dumbbells required for this class*These programs are Virtual and held on Zoom. Zoom link will be emailed to you one day before the program starts.Instructor: Aesha TahirAesha has a Master's degree in Exercise Science from Concordia University of Chicago and she is a proud owner of Tone and Strengthen, a company that provides mobile fitness solutions. She is an AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, NASM-Certified personal trainer, and NASM certified Corrective Exercise Specialist. She is a Master Instructor for Spinning(R) Indoor Cycling program. She loves hiking, biking, running races for good causes, yoga, nature, proper nutrition and exercise. She began teaching fitness classes six years ago and she loves the community and camaraderie that group exercise classes offer. Aesha has a soft spot for "newbies" and loves helping people ease into a healthy and active lifestyle with a "Make it Fun!" attitude. Her workouts are fun, challenging, and functional and at the same time bring peace and clarity of mind to her clients. She is dedicated to helping people of all ages achieve fitness at their level. I meet the people where they are at and go from there. She is grateful for this opportunity to help others reach their wellness goals.CERTIFICATIONS:  AFFA Certified Group Ex Instructor Cardio Sport Instructor Barre Above Instructor
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Coding - CSS Fundamentals
Certificate in CodingCoding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills int he workplace today.  As a result, coding has become a core skill that bolsters one's chances of becoming a higher value to organizations.  The highest demand is for programming languages with broad applicability.  Begin by getting introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  Then go to the next level and acquire all the basics of HTML and CSS.  You will learn the relationship between these two industry-standard web page coding languages and the step by step process of hand coding and building eb pages.  Finally, discover the advanced features of CSS and learn how to use this very powerful language.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to CodingHTML Fundamentals - Jul 6 thru Jul 30CSS Fundamentals -  Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO CODINGAfter taking this course in "Introduction to Coding", you will be introduced to the basics of computer programming and various programming languages.  new technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in this course, as well as the practical uses for each.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: HTML FUNDAMENTALSThis course covers all the basics of HTML coding language.  You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more.  We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8 CSS FUNDAMENTALSIn this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language.  Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors,  working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box model.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Data Analysis - Advanced Data Analysis
Certificate in Data AnalysisData Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace.  Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.  Add a whole new skill set to your portfolio, and make a big difference in the success of your organization by acquiring data analysis skills.  Whether your business is home based or a large company, this certificate will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO DATA ANALYSISData Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace.  Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.  This course will give you a basic understanding of how to analyze data in a business setting.  Businesses look for candidates with an understanding of how to analyze the data they have been collecting; this course will help you start on that journey.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: INTERMEDIATE DATA ANALYSISMany of your business decisions involve comparing groups for differences.  For example, would men and women prefer different product features?  In addition, you may look at relationships between variables.  Does product recognition relate to subsequent product purchase?  This Intermediate Data Analysis course will introduce you to the statistics behind these group differences and relationships.  In addition, you'll learn how to work with ratings, graphs and user-friendly reports of statistical results.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISAfter taking this Advanced course in Data Analysis, you will be able to perform inquiries that will be useful to your business or organization and have the skill necessary to communicate these results through graphs and text that your fellow employees will understand.  Take the guesswork out of important company decisions and make decisions based on the statistically significant information.  Whether your business is home-based or a large company, this class will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Digital Marketing - Online Advertising
Certificate in Digital MarketingCome get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising.  Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies.  No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary.  If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULEImproving Email Promotions - Boosting Your Website Traffic - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Online Advertising - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:IMPROVING EMAIL PROMOTIONSDiscover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing.  Get a basic introduction to email promotions.  If you are advanced, your instructor is an email expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline: BOOSTING YOUR WEBSITE TRAFFICAcquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEA expert and can answer you toughest questions as well.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ONLINE ADVERTISINGGet the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns.  Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.  No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Graphic Design Software Essentials - Adobe InDesign Essentials
Certificate in Graphic Design Software EssentialsThe Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design.  Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Access to the Adobe software tools required.Full Certificate:  $545.00COURSE SCHEDULEAdobe Illustrator Essentials - Adobe Photoshop Essentials - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Adobe InDesign Essentials - Aug 2 thru Aug27Individual Courses:ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ESSENTIALSAdobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software.  Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web.  In this course you will learn Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and usse various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of documents.  Access to Adobe Illustrator software is required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALSThis fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels.  You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work.  Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images.  Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  July 8ADOBE INDESIGN ESSENTIALSAdobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly.  InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines.  This course is a comprehensive exploration of InDesign tools and capabilities to create professional documents.  You will learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents.  Access to Adobe InDesign software required.Fee:  $225.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Mastering Excel - Advanced Excel
Certificate in Mastering ExcelA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.  CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Data Analysis - Intermediate Data Analysis - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Data Analysis - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:MASTERING MICROSOFT EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE EXCELHave you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses?  Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills ot the next level!  This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information.  Find out how you can consolidate your data proficiently into readable rows and columns using different table designs and styles.  Create a unique style for yourself ot improve your spreadsheet appearance to make the content easier to understand for your target audience.  Learn from the trainer on how beneficial it is to become more productive in generating different everyday business functions.  Discover how easily pivot tables can be created to quickly summarize large amounts of data.  through this course, these tasks will make your work outstanding and unique in what you do.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED EXCELA must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets.  Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.  Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time.  Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation.  Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery.  Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers ot exciting and engaging multimedia.  You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Fostering Online Discussion
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Online Teaching - Online Teaching Certificate
Certificate in Online TeachingFor those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online.  Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning.  Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.  From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment to line tests, the program will give you both the fundamentals of teaching online, as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business.  Your instructors are authors, speakers and consultants in online learning and teaching.  CEUs/ILUs:  4.8Full Certificate:  $495.00 COURSE SCHEDULE Advanced Teaching Online - Designing Online Instruction - Jul 6 - Jul 30Fostering Online Discussion - Aug 2 - Aug 27Individual Courses:ADVANCED TEACHING ONLINEIn the 21st century, half of all learning will be online.  The opportunities are tremendous for teaching online.  Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course.  Take home a ten step model for developing your online course.  Experience one of the most advanced online classrooms for teachers.  Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows.  plus, find out how self quizzes enhance learning.See an animation, drop-and drop exercise, and dynamite welcome pages.  Engage in online discussion with other teachers.  An instructor's book, Advanced Teaching Online, is included.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:DESIGNING ONLINE INSTRUCTIONLearn about the online instructional environment, envisioning our online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.  Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment.  Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction.  Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline: July 8FOSTERING ONLINE DISCUSSIONBeing engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers.  It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.  Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching.  Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading.  You will come away with advance, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion.  And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Social Media for Business - Integrating Social Media In Your Organization
Social Media for Business CertificateGet in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients.  For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations.  From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.  Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization.  Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business.  Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $495 COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Social Media - Marketing Using Social Media - Jul 6 thru July 30Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL MEDIAGet involved in the move from in-person to online communication.  Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life.  Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients.  Explore the options for your organization.  Look at case studies of what other organizations are doing.  Let your instructor guide your exploration of Facebook and YouTube.  For anyone interested in social media.Your instructor is a nationally known speaker, consultant, and trainer on social networks and social media.CEUs: 1.6Fee: $195.00Registration Deadline:  MARKETING USING SOCIAL MEDIADevelop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization suing social media.  Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging.  Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business.  You'll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what's right for your work and kind of organization.  CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195.00Registration Deadline:  July 8INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA IN YOUR ORGANIZATIONTake away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community.  Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform.  Discuss the top tools to use to manage your social media life and build integration into your website.  See how Google Docs and Calendars work and how to use online video to further your business goals.  Hear about mobile check-in applications and how companies are using coupon and deal sites.  Get your company listed properly on local search engines so more customers can find you.  Discuss how web design has changed and get feedback on your website while discovering usability testing and user interface design.  Finally, learn how to manage this influx of information created by the new media revolution.  Develop a manageable work flow and get productivity tips to be more efficient.  Lear what you might be doing wrong in social media as well as essential policies to have in place fo r your employees and company.  See what trends are on the horizon and where your goals fit with those new trends.CEUs:  1.6Fee:  $195Registration Deadline:  August 5
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM    Certificate in Web Design - Advanced Web Design
Certificate in Web DesignOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  First discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  After the first course you will have the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Then find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications.  Take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  Finally, learn about responsive design process, advanced layout and design features, using the Bootstrap framework.  Plus explore CMS frameworks and industry standard technologies and frameworks.CEUs: 4.8Full Certificate:  $595.00 (must register by 6/9 for June Class)COURSE SCHEDULEIntroduction to Web Design - Intermediate Web Design - Jul 6 thru Jul 30Advanced Web Design - Aug 2 thru Aug 27Individual Courses:INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGNOnline users say a website's design is the number one criteria for deciding whether a company is credible or not, according to recent research.  Understanding what it takes to produce effective web design is essential in today's market of highly saturated digital competition.  Discover the basics of web design using HTML and CSS.  No prior knowledge of HTML or web design is required.  Throughout the course you will get the info you need to plan and design effective web pages.  Come away knowing how to implement web pages by writing HTML and CSS code.  And discover ways to enhance web pages with the use of page layout techniques, text formatting, graphics, and images.CEUs: 1.6Fee:  $245Registration Deadline:INTERMEDIATE WEB DESIGNAnyone wanting to find out how to create effective and dynamic websites/applications will want to take this course.  You may be a webmaster or a graphic designer already creating static websites wishing to take your skills ot the next level.  You will acquire the fundamentals of the most popular Web 2.0 technologies.  You will take away a functioning web application hosted on a web server that is both accessible and Search Engine Optimized.  CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: July 8ADVANCED DATA ANALYSISResponsive Web design enables Web designers and developers to build and maintain a single website to serve all kinds of devices sizes:  smart phones, tablets, laptops and more.CEUs:  1.6Fee: $245Registration Deadline: Aug 5
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Cooking - Kitchen Wizards - Virtual Cooking Camps - American Girl Cooking
CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE, AND MORE CHOCOLATE! (AGES 8-12)In this camp, kids will learn to prepare all sorts of sweet treats - all of them chocolate!  They'll love making "from scratch" pudding, cupcakes, candies, cookies, and other chocolate-y desserts.AMERICAN GIRL COOKING (AGES 6-11) Children will learn what foods their favorite historical character dolls would've eaten if they'd been REAL little girls in that era.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Coding Games: JavaScript and P5
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Make a YouTube Channel: Animation and Storytelling
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Adventure Design
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Minecraft Modding with Java Coding
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits in the world of Minecraft!-Create resource packs to re-skin blocks and items-Build redstone circuits and machines-Utilize command blocks to enhance maps-Develop planning and design skillsMinecraft Modding with Java CodingUse Java code to add personalized, modded flair to Minecraft! Create your own items and blocks, then design and build an adventure map to incorporate your additions into the game. Create mods and maps to share with friends!Roblox Game Design: Coding and MonetizationCreate and publish your own games to the Roblox website! Learn programming with Lua and build game design skills.Coding Games with JavaScript and P5Creators flock to YouTube to show off their stories and vision through videos and commentary.  But creating is more than just pressing the upload button.  You'll need skills in some of the most powerful industry-wide programs in the Adobe Suite, from Photoshop and Animate to Premier and beyond.  Next time you have an idea, you'll have the ability to follow through and bring it to life.-Use programming logic to create game mechanics-Build games from start to finish-Practice game design principles with engaging activitiesMake a YouTube Channel: Animation and StorytellingEstablish a brand, tell your stories in vivid detail, and launch your future as a YouTube star! Animate a short film with tools like Adobe Character Animator and delve into the fundamental principles of art and animation used by professionals.Register Early to ensure availability in the week and topic of your choosing.
 
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM    ID Tech Virtual Summer Camps Ages 10-12 - Roblox Game Design: Coding and Monetization
Bring home the magic of camp with Virtual Tech Camps Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.  Start learning today, from anywhere in the world. Structured, weeklong sessions available now at multiple times –10AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM - choose the week and the time that fit best with your schedule! (5 consecutive days, Monday-Friday) The hottest curriculum in Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D modeling, and more 5 students max per instructor, blending personalized learning and time to socialize with new friends A balanced schedule including 2 hours of live instruction and peer collaboration + 2 hours of self-paced project development per day All the magic of camp including games, challenges, and legendary iD traditions you can't find anywhere elseRegister and pay through Northampton and receive a discount code so you can register with ID Tech at lower rate!  As soon as Parks and Recreation receives payment, we will send you the code and instructions to register on the ID Tech website.  We are excited to work in collaboration with ID Tech to bring these exciting virtual options home to your child! Feel free to check out their website for available times and weeks.https://www.idtech.com/virtualMinecraft Adventure DesignGet ready to leave your mark and a change the course of Minecraft!  You'll create your own stunning adventure, guiding players with signs, and even making traps or contraptions with advanced redstone and command blocks.  With custom resource packs, you'll visually alter the world player's see, and as you build game design and pacing skills, you'll create an experience that's exciting and memorable.  It's up to you to design the next great adventure that awaits