Summer Camp 2016

2016 YAMS Summer Camp -  Registration Now Open!

Now Enrolling Summer Camps!

African American children ages 8 – 13 and at risk for adult obesity to participate in the

Youth Active and Media Savvy (YAMS) in partnership with

TSU SNAP-Ed Program

Summer Camp


This program is designed to help expand your child's knowledge, skills, and awareness to make better health and wellness choices. 

This interactive summer program promotes self-confidence and healthy living, as your child learns and engages in activities that explore media influence on dietary behaviors and sedentary lifestyles, as well as nutrition, physical activity/exercise, and weight maintenance.

This year the program is 3-weeks long and will serve youth ages 8-13.  Camp is Monday through Thursday, 8:30 AM to 4 PM.  

Dates: July 11 – 28, 2016 

*Registration fee: $25.00 - Non-refundable; reserves space. 

Cost: $75.00 – to pay for field trips, t-shirt, and water bottle.  

*Reduced cost for more than one child and low-income families.

There is no cost for the daily breakfast, morning snack, lunch, afternoon snack and beverages.

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Join Us!

Each day, campers get:

* A healthy breakfast                       * Two snacks

* Cooking lessons                             * Healthy lunch

* 60 minutes of physical activity

Zoe* Campers receive leadership and team building skills at the Ashland City Agriculture Research and Education Center (AREC).


yams peace single female camperCampers receive nutrition education lessons on the campus of Tennessee State University.








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