Youthful athletes, musicians and actors – whether aspiring or accomplished – are invited to summer camps hosted by Fresno Pacific University, 1717 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno. Options to stay overnight or attend during the day are available.
June 23-28, 2019, for students entering grades 6-12 (ages 11-19) who sing or play piano, band/orchestra instruments or handbells. Campers choose from options in writing music, jazz, musical theater, contemporary worship and small ensemble music. Teachers are music faculty, students and area professionals. More information and an application form are available at fresno.edu/event/26566/fpu-summer-music-camp-2019, or call 559-453-2012.
June 17-July 10, YES Project (Youth Engage Shakespeare) gives students entering, in or just graduated from high school the chance to learn about the works of William Shakespeare, then add their own spin with original scenes. Takes place at FPU and Woodward as a partnership between the university and Woodward Shakespeare Festival. Get more information and an application form at fresno.edu/event/24866/yes-project-youth-engage-shakespeare.
For boy’s and girl’s basketball, soccer, tennis, track and field and water polo as well as boy’s baseball and girl’s volleyball available June-August. Check individual sessions for skill level. Register and find more information, including coach’s names and contact information, at fpuathletics.com/sports/2009/3/29/GEN_0329095432.aspx?tab=summercamps, or call the Athletics Office at 55-453-2009.
See information on all FPU summer camps online at fresno.edu/visitors/summer-camps.
Fresno Pacific University is the only accredited Christian university founded in the Central Valley. FPU offers undergraduate, graduate and seminary programs that stress solid academic preparation and a strong ethical foundation to more than 4,200 traditional and adult students on the main campus in southeast Fresno and regional campuses in North Fresno, Visalia, Bakersfield and Merced as well as online. The university also reaches about 8,000 students through professional development studies. FPU is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and ranked in the top tier among western universities-master’s category by U.S. News & World Report.