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Sports Camps - Galesburg

Sports Camps

Receive instruction from Carl Sandburg College coaches and players at sports camps for soccer, golf, softball, cross country, baseball, basketball, and volleyball.

Campers will learn the fundamentals of their sport(s), with an emphasis on having fun also. Each camp will be led by Chargers coaches, who have decades of experience at the collegiate level, and current Sandburg athletes will assist with individual instruction.

For more information, contact the Sandburg Corporate & Leisure College at 309.345.3501 or community@sandburg.edu. To sign-up, please complete the Registration Form and Agreement/Waiver. 

Registration Form

Agreement/Waiver

 

Details for each camp are as follows:

Soccer

Practice juggling the soccer ball, receiving the ball, passing, and variable games. Also, a focus on proper warm-ups.

Dates April 7 & 8, 2018

Open for students who have completed grades K - 12

Time 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. for grades K - 7

12 p.m. to 2 p.m. for grades 8 - 12

Location Knox County YMCA, 1324 West Carl Sandburg Dr., Galesburg

Led by Chargers coach Kevwe Akpore

Registration deadline Noon on Monday, March 26, 2018

Cost $30 and includes a T-shirt

*Rain location - Lake Storey soccer field on April 14 & 15

 

Golf

Practice swing technique, learn about the mental approach to golf, and more. 

Dates May 30 & 31, 2018

Open for students who have completed grades 4 - 8

Time 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Location Lake Bracken Country Club, Galesburg

Led by Chargers coach Gail Hannam

Registration deadline Noon on Friday, May 18, 2018

Cost $30 and includes a T-shirt

*No refunds will be issued for inclement weather

**Students must provide their own golf clubs

 

Softball

Practice hitting, pitching, and fielding. Also, a focus on offensive and defensive strategies.

Dates June 4, 5 & 6, 2018

Open for students who have completed grades 4 - 12

Time 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. for grades 4 - 7

1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for grades 8 - 12

Location William "Bill" Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex, Carl Sandburg College, Main Campus

Led by Chargers coach Todd Winkler

Registration deadline Noon on Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Cost $40 and includes a T-shirt

*Rain location - John M. Lewis Gymnasium, Carl Sandburg College, Main Campus

 

Cross Country

Practice proper warm-up, stretching, pacing, breathing, striding, arm carriage, and proper cool down.

Dates June 4, 5 & 6, 2018

Open for students who have completed grades 1 - 6 (students will be divided into two groups)

Time 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Location Carl Sandburg College, Main Campus

Led by Chargers coach Rodney Blue

Registration deadline Noon on Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Cost $40 and includes a T-shirt

*Rain location - John M. Lewis Gymnasium, Carl Sandburg College, Main Campus

 

Baseball

Practice hitting, pitching, and fielding. Also, a focus on offensive and defensive strategies.

Dates June 11, 12, 13 & 14, 2018

Open for students who have completed grades 1 - 12 (students will be divided into separate groups)

Time 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for grades 1 - 6

1p.m. to 4 p.m. for grades 7 - 12

Location William "Bill" Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex, Carl Sandburg College, Main Campus

Led by Chargers coach Jake Tenhouse

Registration deadline Noon on Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Cost $50 and includes a T-shirt

*Rain location - John M. Lewis Gymnasium, Carl Sandburg College, Main Campus

 **Rain date - June 15

 

Basketball

Practice fundamentals and focus on teamwork. 1 on 1 through 5 on 5 concepts will be discussed and taught.

Dates June 18, 19, 20 & 21, 2018

Open for students who have completed grades 4 - 9

Time 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Location John M. Lewis Gymnasium, Carl Sandburg College, Main Campus

Led by Chargers coach Mike Bailey

Registration deadline Noon on Thursday, June 7, 2018

Cost $50 and includes a T-shirt

 

Volleyball

Practice passing, setting, and hitting. Also, a focus on offensive and defensive strategies.

Dates June 25, 26 & 27, 2018

Open for students who have completed grades 4 - 12

Time 10 a.m. to 12p.m.. for grades 4 - 7

1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for grades 8 - 12

Location John M. Lewis Gymnasium, Carl Sandburg College, Main Campus

Led by Chargers coach Todd Winkler

Registration deadline Noon on Thursday, June 14, 2018

Cost $40 and includes a T-shirt

 

Kids on Campus - Carthage

The Kids on Campus summer session in Carthage will run June 11 - 15th, 2018 and meets Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Afternoon classes meet Monday - Friday, from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

For full details, please refer to the brochures or contact Linda Thomas, coordinator of Branch Campus support services, at 217.357.3129, ext. 7243.The registration deadline is May 18, 2018. WIRC has limited scholarships available for qualifying families. Contact the Carthage campus for further information. 

K-1 Grade Brochure

2-3 Grade Brochure

4-6 Grade Brochure 

Computer Coding Camps

Summer Coding Camps

For more information, contact the Sandburg Corporate & Leisure College at 309.345.3501 or community@sandburg.edu. To sign-up, please complete the Registration Form, Agreement/Waiver, and Computer Use Form. Completed forms may be returned to Carl Sandburg College, Main Campus, Center for Manufacturing Excellence Bldg., 2051 Tom L. Wilson Blvd., Galesburg, IL 61401. 

Registration Form

Agreement and Waiver Form

Computer Use Form

Session 1: Calling all future coders, programmers, & designers! Learn the basics of coding and programming through a series of fun web projects and design challenges each day, and be on your way to becoming the next tech star! Instructor: Kirk Mustain

Session 2: Take your computer coding skills to the next level by learning how to code Sphero SPRK + robots. Learn how to design programs that will guide the robots through mazes and other unique challenges. Instructor: Rebecca Rappenecker

Session 1: July 9 - 12

Grades 3-5: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Grades 6-8: 10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Registration deadline is Noon on 6/29/18

Cost $50

 

Session 2: July 16 - 19

Grades 3-5: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Grades 6-8: 10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Registration deadline is Noon on 7/6/18

Cost $50

Students should register for the session reflecting their grade completed by May 2018. No refunds will be provided after the registration deadline dates. 

Scrubs Academy

Registration is now open for the 2018 Scrubs Academy. What is the Scrubs Academy? A summer enrichment program for students in grades 5-9. The program is designed to give students an opportunity to explore health care professions through simulated activities, hospital tours, and guest speakers. The Academy will run July 25 - July 27, 2018. Thank you to Galesburg Cottage Hospital and OSF HealthCare for partnering with Carl Sandburg College on this program.

Registration deadline: July 13; no refunds provided after the registration deadline date

Cost: $35; includes supplies

Academy times: Wed-Fri, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Locations: Cottage Hospital, 695 N. Kellogg Street, Galesburg

OSF, 3333 N. Seminary Street, Galesburg

Carl Sandburg College, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd, Galesburg

Scrubs Academy Flyer

Registration Form

General Agreement/Waiver/Emergency Contacts Form

For questions or additional information about registration, phone 309.345.3501 or email community@sandburg.edu.

Summer Manufacturing Camp

Carl Sandburg College will hold a Summer Manufacturing Camp, from July 30 - August 3, 2018. The Camp is for male and female students ranging in ages 11 to 16. Tuition fees, all lunches, snacks, and a t-shirt will be provided at no cost on a first-come, first served basis. Assistance is made possible through the generous support of our sponsors. Please phone for full details. Each camp participant will learn about manufacturing through hands-on activities, company tours, guest lecturers, and more. Family members may attend a Certificate of Completion Ceremony on Friday, August 3. 

Camp times: Mon-Thurs, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Fri, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Location: Carl Sandburg College - Center for Manufacturing Excellence Bldg., Main Campus, Galesburg

Manufacturing Camp Flyer

Dress Code Agreement

Registration Form

General Agreement/Waiver/Emergency Contacts 

For questions or additional information about registration, phone 309.345.3501 or email  community@sandburg.edu.

The Carl Sandburg College Summer Manufacturing Camp is made possible through the generous support of the following sponsors:

Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Foundation - Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs

BDI

BNSF

Galesburg Castings

Heat and Control

Intellihot

National Coatings

Pegasus Mfg, Inc.

Pella

Schwarz Bros. Manufacturing Co.

Smithfield