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Arts Adventure Camp at NOC starts July 17

Photography at NOC Art Adventure Camp

Cutline:  Photography is one of many classes offered at the Arts Adventure Camp at NOC Tonkawa July 17-20.

Arts Adventure Camp at NOC starts July 17

Northern Oklahoma College Tonkawa is hosting the 32nd Anniversary of Arts Adventure Summer Camp July 17-20.

The camp runs from 1 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. and is open for incoming 6th graders through those who have just completed high school.

 Arts Adventure is a 501(c)3 non-profit supported by the Oklahoma Arts Council, National Endowment for the Arts, North Central Oklahoma Arts Council, and numerous businesses, organizations, and individuals.    Scholarships are available including one specifically for Blackwell students.

The camp offers students the opportunity to learn a variety of art forms from professional artists from NOC and from across the state.  And end-of-camp Showcase will be presented where students’ works will be displayed and performed.

Classes offered this year include: Beginning Photography, Board Game Design, Cartooning, Computer Graphics 101, Creatures and Critters Sculptures, Dance, Digital Escape Room, Drawing, Drum Circle, Jewelry and Ornament Making, Leather Animal Mask Special, Lights, Camera, Action & Video Production, Musical Theatre, Oil Painting, Painting with Watercolor and Gouache, Stage Combat, Vocal Exploration, as well as Broadway and Contemporary Dance.

The camp has been held at NOC since 2000, it was formerly held at the Marland Mansion in Ponca City.

Summer Camps

The total cost of the camp is $125.  Call 580.628.4710 for additional information.

Northern Oklahoma College, the state’s first public two-year community college, is a multi-campus, land-grant institution that provides high quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities and services.

NOC serves nearly 4,000 students through the home campus in Tonkawa, branch in Enid, and NOC/OSU Gateway Program in Stillwater.  Of these students about 80% receive financial aid and/or scholarships. 75% of NOC students complete their degree with zero debt.

The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and offers associate degrees in three general areas: Arts, Science and Applied Science; the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs; and the Accreditation Commission for Education and Nursing.

For more information about Northern Oklahoma College please call (580) 628-6208 or visit the NOC website at