Youth Summer Camp & High School Discovery Days

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Youth Summer Camps & High School Discovery Days

Iowa Western Community College will host students in grades 5th -12th grades for Summer Camps and Discovery Days in June and July!  Summer Camps and Discovery Days are offered on all sorts of topics for students including:  Art, Automotive, Aviation Maintenance, CDL, Choir, Culinary, Diesel Mechanics, EMS/Health, E-Sports, Girls in the Trades, Math, Nursing, Outdoor, Robotics, Trades, Welding and more!

Camps and Discovery Days are hosted at IWCC’s Council Bluffs, Cass County, Missouri Valley, Shelby County and Clarinda Center locations and will include fun, friends, and hands-on learning!  Full day offerings begin a $30 per day and include lunch.

Some of the classes at Iowa Western Continuing Education include:

  • Culinary Arts Discovery Days
  • Girls in the Trades 3D Design Summer Camp
  • Welding Discovery Days
  • E-Sports Summer Camp
  • Math Skills Summer Camp
  • And Many More!

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Available Courses

July 30th & 31, 2024 8:30am-4:00pm T/W
Join the fun at the IWCC Council Bluffs campus for this 2 day disc golf and outdoor adventures program! Participants will spend their mornings out on the disc gold range learning fundamentals, skills, and teamwork. Participants will then spend their afternoons engaged in a variety of hands on outdoor activities! This program includes a $15 fee for a disc golf and disc marker that students will own.

This program is open to individuals who will be in 6th - 12th grade during the upcoming 2024-2025 school year. Registrations close a week before class start date. 

Start Date: 07/30/24
End Date: 07/31/24
Seats Available: 9
Cost: $70
Location: Council Bluffs
   07/30/24 - Council Bluffs Campus

July 30, 24 Tuesday 8:30am-4:00pm
Mix it, melt it, make it wiggle! Campers participating in this food-based chemical adventure will have a day filled with experiments that use edible ingredients! This program is open to individuals who will be in 5th grade during the upcoming 2024-2025 school year. Registrations close a week before class start date. 

Start Date: 07/30/24
End Date: 07/30/24
Seats Available: 8
Cost: $30
Location: Council Bluffs Campus

Refunds: You may cancel your registration 5 business days prior to the start of the class date and receive a 100% refund excluding the $50 non-refundable processing fee. If contacting outside Iowa Western Community College’s Continuing Education Department business hours, leave a voicemail and or send the department an email. Iowa Western’s Continuing Education is not responsible for refunds if contact is not pursued via voicemail and or email. In compliance with the IWCC policy, refunds will only be produced in the form of a check. A check will be issued within 14 business days after the refund is admitted to the customer. Refund will be sent to the customer’s address that is on file. Certain program restrictions may apply. Contact Continuing Education for more details at

Cancellations: Iowa Western reserves the right to cancel any class where difficulties arise in staffing or scheduling or where a minimum enrollment is not achieved. A full refund will be issued for all canceled classes.

Transfers/Withdrawals: Transfers may be subject to $25.00 transfer fee. Non-attendance for a class does not constitute a withdrawal and refunds are not issued for non-attendance. Transfers may be made up to two full business days (unless otherwise noted in the class information) prior to the start date of the class. After that time, transfers will not be permitted and no refund will be issued.