Education

Dozens of youth from across the province had a chance over the past week to explore their passions in RDC's Teen Film Camp, Animation Camp and Game Design Workshop.
Dozens of youth from across the province had a chance over the past week to explore their passions in RDC's Teen Film Camp, Animation Camp and Game Design Workshop. Sheldon Spackman

RDC summer camps explore animation, game design and filmmaking

By Sheldon Spackman
July 15, 2018 - 1:21pm

Dozens of young film students, video game designers and animation creators from across the province have just wrapped up a week-long summer camp at RDC to further enhance their skill sets.

Youth aged 6 - 18 have over 40 different summer camp options to choose from at RDC this year.
Youth aged 6 - 18 have over 40 different summer camp options to choose from at RDC this year. rdnewsNOW / Sheldon Spackman

Youth enjoying wide variety of summer camp options at RDC

By Sheldon Spackman
July 13, 2018 - 1:02pm

Youth and teens from across Alberta are enjoying a wide range of camp offerings at RDC this summer.

College officials say there are over 40 fun and hands-on summer camps for youth aged 6 – 18, running from July 3 – August 24.

63 Grade 2 students struggling with reading are getting the extra help they need to improve their literacy skills during Red Deer Public School's annual Reading College being held at RDC this month.
63 Grade 2 students struggling with reading are getting the extra help they need to improve their literacy skills during Red Deer Public School's annual Reading College being held at RDC this month. Sheldon Spackman

Reading College helping struggling readers turn the page on their literacy skills

By Sheldon Spackman
July 12, 2018 - 2:48pm

An annual program aimed at improving the literacy skills of local Grade 2 students struggling to read is off to a strong start this month.

On day three of Kids and Kops, campers and police members joined up for a fun event at Red Deer's Bower Ponds before heading to Innisfail for a K-9 demo.
On day three of Kids and Kops, campers and police members joined up for a fun event at Red Deer's Bower Ponds before heading to Innisfail for a K-9 demo. rdnewsNOW / Josh Hall

Kids and Kops molding youth for 11th year

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
July 11, 2018 - 12:05pm

A long-running program in Blackfalds is teaching young kids not only what a day in the life of a police officer looks like, but also how to make healthy life choices.

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