Leader in Training: (LIT) is a 4 week program for 7th & 8th graders. Participants will learn and develop valuable leadership skills and will work to discover their own strengths as they strive to become better role models. We will set individual goals and work together as a group to become stronger leaders in our daily lives. We will meet Tuesday's & Friday's from 2:30 - 4:00
Counselor in Training: (CIT) is a 4 week program for rising 9th graders. Participants will learn valuable skills, tips, and tricks about being a camp counselor. We will discuss topics like conflict resolution and how to lead activities while playing old games and creating new ones. CIT's will learn the ins & outs of being a camp counselor for next season! We will meet Monday's & Thursday's from 2:30 - 4:00.
Instructor: Emily Vincent: Currently a senior at Clark University in Worcester, studying Community, Youth, & Education as well as Music. She has been an employee at Thompson Recreation for the past four years as a camp counselor, music & theater specialist as well as a Purely Recreation staff. Throughout her years, she has worked to create inclusive curriculum in music and theater for all age groups from K-8. She is the Musical Director for the The Clark Key's A Cappella Group and has been in many other leadership positions on and off campus. She has taken many courses on student development and leadership and is thrilled to be directing the summer leadership programs!
Scholarships available through TEEG. Contact Jill at TEEG for more information
- Zoom link will be emailed after registration
- Instructor: Emily Vincent
- Must attend all classes of program.