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East High

Events

  • Junior Pilot Summer Camp 2022

    Location
    Mid America Museum of Aviation and Transportation 2600 Expedition Court Sioux City IA 51111
    Audience
    Middle and High School Students
    Cost
    $160 members $180 non members
    RSVP
    July 10, 2022
    Contact
    Jennifer Taylor

    Information

    Two camps will run simultaneous: one for 6th – 8th graders and one for 9th – 12th graders.

    The high school group will have a half day on the first day during which they will learn the basics of flight and tour airport facilities (COVID protocol permitting). The second day will be reserved for flying in a Cessna 172 Skyhawk.

    The younger group will run two full days (9am-5pm) and be receiving instruction on the basics of flight, conducting hands-on experiments demonstrating the forces of flight, and have chances to win a Discovery Flight. This group will also tour airport facilities (COVID protocol permitting).

  • ISU Extension and Outreach Summer Camps

    Location
    Across Siouxland
    Audience
    Kids in grades K-12
    Cost
    Varies
    Organization
    Iowa State University

    Information

    Check out the fun and educational camps provided by Woodbury County Extension! Your children will be able to expand their horizons and have a great time at any of our summer camps.

  • Microstory Writing Contest

    Location
    Virtual
    Audience
    Grades 3-12
    Cost
    Free
    Contact
    Kate Sojka

    Information

    Keep your creative juices flowing this summer by entering a microstory contest. Your task will be to write a story using 100 words or less around a choice of two provided prompts that will be announced on Wednesday, July 6. Prizes will be awarded for each age group.

  • ARC Summer Camp

    Location
    Siouxland Christian School 6000 Gordan Ave. Sioux City, IA
    Audience
    All families with an IEP
    Cost
    $200.00
    RSVP
    May 01, 2022
    Contact
    Beth Armstrong

    Information

    ARC Summer Camp is s summer program that is geared for Special Ed (moderate to severe and profound) kids from 3-21.

    Please email icewoman79@msn.com to enroll your child.

  • Club Genesis

    Location
    Cornerstone World Outreach, 1603 Glen Ellen Rd, Sioux City, IA 51106
    Audience
    Children ages 5-12
    Cost
    Free
    Contact
    Ciana Luna

    Information

    We are a children’s ministry in Sioux City that offers fun and adventure! During our service, kids assist the crew to triumph in the battle of good vs. evil! We meet Wednesdays at 7pm. Our location is 1603 Glen Ellen Rd., Sioux City, IA.

  • Volunteer with the LaunchPAD Children’s Museum!

    Contact
    Krimson Verdin

    Information

    LaunchPAD welcomes friendly volunteers, age 10 and older, who appreciate the power of play and enjoy interacting with children and families. LaunchPAD currently has both ongoing and special volunteer opportunities available. LaunchPAD is also a fun place for groups or organizations to volunteer together. Hours are available Monday-Sunday during museum hours.

    Launchpad offers a volunteer incentive program! Volunteer 100 hours in a calendar year and get a free membership to LaunchPAD for yourself or to give to someone!