June Harless Center to host ‘Camp Create’ in Gilbert


The June Harless Center for Rural Educational Research and Development, part of the College of  Education, will be offering “Camp Create” at the Larry Joe Harless Community Center in Gilbert, W.Va., July 8-11, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  The camp is free, and will be open to students entering 2nd through 5th grade. Lunch will be provided for the children.

“Camp Create,” which is being held in memory of James H. “Buck” Harless,  will focus on engaging children with real technology and creative robotics while integrating the arts. Each child will be creating his or her own robot, which will be displayed at the community center. A showcase of the creative robots will be held at the Larry Joe Harless Center July 11 from 11:30 – 12:30 and is open to the public.

For more information, please contact Tarabeth Brumfield at brumfield11@marshall.edu or call ext.6-2945.