(Press Release From WMU)

WMU Photo credit: Mike Lanka

KALAMAZOO, Mich.--Western Michigan University students, employees and the general public are invited to enroll children in the 2016 Campus Kids Summer Program offered by the WMU Children's Place Learning Center.

The program will run from June 13 to Sept. 2, and each week will feature a different theme with special-interest topics. It is open to children who have completed kindergarten, up to age 12. Parents may sign children up by the week or for the entire summer. Enrollment is limited, so those interested are urged to register early while space is available.

Participants will learn about music, growing and preparing food and alternative power sources, as well as attend a baseball game and more. A full list of all 12 weekly themes is available online at wmich.edu/childcare/campuskids.

Center hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Special childcare arrangements are available before the June 13 summer program start date, and regular learning programs are available for children aged 18 months to 5 years.

Fees includes $45 for registration and $202.50 per child per week or hourly rates for WMU students of $5.50 and for WMU staff and community members of $6.75. Additional fees for field trips may be assessed. To register or obtain more information, visit the Campus Kids Summer Program online or call (269) 387-2277.