Lansing Community College

The LCC Youth Program is excited to offer a variety of FACE-TO-FACE and ONLINE classes! View our menu of interactive and enriching options below.

Face-to-face classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment or pandemic conditions. Enrolled students/parents will be notified as soon as possible if class is cancelled.

Thank you for your cooperation in keeping everyone safe & healthy!

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Need Help Registering?

If you need help registering for classes, please contact LCC Lifelong Learning (Youth Program) Office, at 517-483-1415 or by email at lifelong@lcc.edu.

2022 Spring Youth Online Classes

Please note, registration closes 4 days prior to start of class.

2022 Spring Classes - Class Directory by Start Date

Class directory listed by start date below. Please click title for more information.

Start Date

End Date

Course

Day(s)

Start Time

End Time

Age

Location

Price

01/08/22 01/29/22 Young Authors Sa 12:00 PM 2:00 PM 8 - 12 Online $179
01/22/22 02/26/22 Python Programmers Sa 9:30 AM 11:30 AM 8 - 14 Online $169
01/22/22 02/26/22 YouTube Content Creators Sa 9:30 AM 11:30 AM 8 - 14 Online $169
01/22/22 02/26/22 YouTube Content Creators Sa 12:00 PM 2:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
01/24/22 02/16/22 Code Your Own Adventure! Interactive Storytelling M, W 4:30 PM 6:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
01/24/22 02/16/22 Pokemon Masters: Designers & 3D Makers Unite! M, W 6:30 PM 8:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
01/25/22 02/17/22 Pokemon Masters: Designers & 3D Makers Unite! T, Th 4:30 PM 6:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
01/25/22 02/17/22 Python Programmers T, Th 6:30 PM 8:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
01/28/22 03/04/22 Minecraft Club F 7:00 PM 8:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $79
02/21/22 03/16/22 Minecraft Redstone Engineers M, W 4:30 PM 6:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
02/21/22 03/16/22 ROBLOX Makers M, W 6:30 PM 8:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
02/22/22 03/17/22 Minecraft Redstone Engineers T, Th 4:30 PM 6:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
02/22/22 03/17/22 ROBLOX Makers T, Th 6:30 PM 8:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
03/05/22 04/09/22 Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite Style Video Game Sa 9:30 AM 11:30 AM 8 - 14 Online $169
03/05/22 04/09/22 Minecraft Redstone Engineers Sa 12:00 PM 2:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
03/05/22 04/09/22 ROBLOX Makers Sa 9:30 PM 11:30 AM 8 - 14 Online $169
03/05/22 04/09/22 YouTube FX Masters Sa 12:00 PM 2:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
03/11/22 04/15/22 ROBLOX Club F 7:00 PM 8:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $79
03/21/22 04/13/22 Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite Style Video Game M, W 6:30 PM 8:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
03/21/22 04/13/22 YouTube FX Masters M, W 4:30 PM 6:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
03/22/22 04/14/22 Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite Style Video Game T, Th 4:30 PM 6:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
03/22/22 04/14/22 YouTube FX Masters T, Th 6:30 PM 8:00 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
04/11/22 04/14/22 Cyber Spies M, T, W, Th 9:30 AM 12:30 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
04/11/22 04/14/22 Minecraft Designers M, T, W, Th 1:30 PM 4:30 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
04/18/22 04/21/22 Cyber Spies M, T, W, Th 1:30 PM 4:30 PM 8 - 14 Online $169
04/18/22 04/21/22 Minecraft Designers M, T, W, Th 9:30 AM 12:30 PM 8 - 14 Online $169

 

 

2022 Spring Classes - Listed Alphabetically

Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite® Style Video Game
Battle Royale: Make Your First Fortnite® Style Video Game (Black Rocket)

Fans of Fortnite we need you! Instead of playing the game, design your own. Using a professional 3D game development software, build levels and assets inspired by popular battle royale games like Fortnite. This course includes cartoonish action and battle sequences. Student-created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.

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Code Your Own Adventure!
Code Your Own Adventure! (Black Rocket)

Watch as the characters in your imagination come to life in this unique course that blends classic storytelling with animation techniques and coding. Start with a concept, design the characters, and choose not just one ending, but many! Learn how to create your own text-based adventure games with variables, conditional logic, images, HTML, CSS, and Twine scripting syntax. Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.

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Cyber Spies
Cyber Spies New! (Black Rocket)

With the world’s increased reliance on digital data, cyber security is more important than ever! In this class you are all that stands between a group of international hackers launching cyber attacks and world peace. Through a series of challenges students will learn to apply tools used by professional digital forensics teams to crack codes and use encryption. Working in teams you will have to collect clues, recover lost data, and explore the tools of the trade and become the next great cyber spy!

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Minecraft Club
Minecraft Club New! (Black Rocket)

Join kids around the country in our Creator Corps Community of Minecraft maniacs who play and create together. Each week have fun playing Minecraft and learning new tricks from our Minecraft Masters. Each Friday one of our Coaches will teach a new technique and challenge to the club and let you show off your skills. Clubs meet every Friday at 7pm EST for 6 weeks.

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Minecraft Designers
Minecraft Designers (Black Rocket)

If you love the game Minecraft and always wanted to design your own world, this class is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, design structures to share between worlds, build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. Students must own a Java version of Minecraft to take this class. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

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Minecraft Redstone Engineers
Minecraft Redstone Engineers (Black Rocket)

Take the next step beyond simply “playing” Minecraft and become a true Redstone engineer. Expand your Redstone knowledge by constructing your own carnival with a variety of mini-games, roller coasters, and attractions powered by Redstone. Learn how to use Command and Structure blocks to incorporate them into your builds. Activate your skills and take your Minecraft structures to the next level! Students must own a Java version of Minecraft to access their projects at home. Tablet, phone, and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible.

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Pokemon Masters: Designers & 3D Makers Unite!
Pokémon® Masters: Designers & 3D Makers Unite! New! (Black Rocket)

Calling all PokeMasters who want to be the designers of the future! Use your Pokemon imagination and bring your ideas to life. Begin by creating your own digital Pokemon-style custom playing card game. Progress onto designing action figures, jewelry, and toys in professional-level modeling software. Learn how to prepare a model for 3D printing and create a design portfolio to showcase your work! No prior experience is necessary and 3D designs will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.

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Python Programmers
Python Programmers (Black Rocket)

Want to learn the world’s fastest-growing programming language favored by Google, NASA, YouTube, and the CIA? Learn how to code with Python to create engaging apps and games. Each lesson takes you step-by-step on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with fun content you create from start to finish! Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years.

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Roblox Club
Roblox Club New! (Black Rocket)

Are you an avid Roblox player and creator? Join us on Friday nights to collaborate and play mini games with one of our Roblox Coaches and make new friends in a safe and fun environment. Clubs meet every Friday at 7pm EST for 6 weeks.

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ROBLOX® Makers
ROBLOX® Makers (Black Rocket)

Unlock the power of ROBLOX® Studio, the world creation tool used by real-world ROBLOX® developers! Learn how to build 3D models and create an adventure in your ROBLOX® world. Bring characters to life with unique animations you design. Student-created projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.

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Young Authors
Young Authors (Black Rocket)

Children at this age have an unlimited supply of imagination and ideas. The goal is to show children just how much fun creative thinking can be if they let their imagination soar. Students will develop their own story from start to finish, ending with their own published soft cover book. Learn plot development, character creation, review literary techniques, and self-expression activities, including illustration, dialogue, and more. Typing support provided. At the end of the class all students will receive a soft cover book they created themselves!

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YouTube Content Creators
YouTube Content Creators (Black Rocket)

Find your voice and leave your mark on the world! Whether you are six or sixty, it’s time to start a career as the next YouTube star. Explore the variety of content and personalities that exist on YouTube and how to find your own niche. Learn the Dos and Don’ts of the platform and how to practice good digital citizenship. Develop your on-camera presence, your own channel branding, and professional editing skills. Take home a plan for launching your own channel with the content created in class! Student projects will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.

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YouTube FX Masters
New! YouTube FX Masters (Black Rocket)

Do you love movies with exciting special effects, like The Avengers, Star Wars or Harry Potter? Amaze your friends by swinging a lightsaber or blasting fire from your hands and becoming a master of the illusions used by Hollywood artists to create visual effects magic. Whether you want to enhance your YouTube videos or create a cool scene to amaze your friends; this class teaches the tools you need. Experiment with visual effects as you learn the dynamics of camera angles, editing, graphic layering, and sound effects. Then watch as your new creations take your channel content to the next level! Student projects are available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family.

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STEAMfest for Kids

Calling all children grades K-6! Enjoy a fun and exciting day exploring STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) through a variety of over 50 hands-on activities, with an emphasis on a learning, non-competitive experience!

Past STEAMfest Activities Included:
  • Spirals
  • Fantastic Frogs
  • Elemental Extravaganza
  • Maps
  • And So Much More!

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Youth Program Contact

Physical Location:
LCC East Campus
2827 Eyde Pkwy
East Lansing, MI 48823