Derrick Berrios of LCHEC (Lampasas Co. Higher Education Center) told Chamber of Commerce luncheon attendants on Thursday that their annual College for Kids program is on. Coming up on Monday from 1 to 4pm, the Junior Police Academy for 8 to 13 yr olds will take place. Local officers will explain their purposes and tools of the trade, from body cams to sirens, to the kids on hand. Next week’s second day with the emergency services will see the Junior Firefighters Academy take place Tuesday from 9am to noon.
Wednesday and Friday of next week will see Digital Photography for Kids from 9 to noon and there are lots of other classes involved with arts and crafts, learning about the natural world and more.
For questions, or to get your kid involved, call 512-556-8226.