Summer Youth Programs

Make media this summer with Public Media Network. Media created during camp will air on Public Media Network. The week ends with a public screening for the youth and their families.

Our youth camps run from 9 am to 5 pm, with extended day registration available.

Cost is $195/week with scholarships available for people who live in the City of Kalamazoo, City of Parchment, Comstock Township, Kalamazoo Township, and Oshtemo Township.

Registration is now open.  Space is limited.

June 17-21 (ages 8-11): Share Your Voice
Everyone has story to tell. Discover how to share community stories through media.
SOLD OUT

July 15 – 19 (ages 8-11): Media Production Academy
Gain hands-on experience in a professional media production studio and create your own media.

July 22 – 26 (ages 8+): Share Your Voice
Everyone has a story. Discover how to share community stories through media.

July 29 – August 9 (ages 12+): Sports Production Academy
Gain hands-on experience and learn how to cover live sporting events. With some training, you’ll be part of the production team for live coverage of the USTA Boys’ 18 & 16 National Championships.

August 12 – 16 (ages 8-11): Stop Motion & Media Production Academy
Explore the world of animation and create your own stop-motion animation, along with other videos.
SOLD OUT

August 19 – 23 (ages 8+): Media Production Academy
Want to be the next YouTube Star or share videos on Instagram? Learn how to effectively create videos to share with your friends.
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