Beaufort resident Molly Murphy received a $1,500 scholarship for children of members of the U.S. Armed Services, including active-duty, retirees and guard/reserves, as well as children of deceased military personnel. Murphy plans to attend the University of South Carolina. Applicants were required to maintain a 3.0 grade point average, participate in school and community activities, demonstrate leadership qualities and write an essay about how First Ladies have impacted national social issues.
The Rotary Club of Beaufort awarded the following scholarships May 29 to the following students for their academic excellence:
-- Recipients of the $1,000 Gen. George I. Forsythe Scholarship: Molly Murphy, Adam Lipsitz, Hope Yu Jie Keane
-- Recipients of the $1,500 Rev. Jim Law Scholarship: Ryan Day, Dominique Douglas, Rebekah Crandall
-- Recipient of the $1,000 Advanced Career Training Scholarship: Priscilla Mendoza
BATTERY CREEK HIGH SCHOOL
Not Only You will host its first annual youth self-empowerment workshop from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 29 at Battery Creek High School. The theme of the workshop is "Breaking the Silence." Cost is $10. Details: Jessica Powell, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Above & Beyond Basketball Camp will be held for ages 6 to 14 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. July 10 to July 12 at the school. Cost is $40. The camp will include extensive training for beginner and advanced basketball players. All drills will be age appropriate. All campers will receive a skills work out check list, as well as a camp T-shirt Details: Coach Youmans, 912-596-8938.
Summer dates for Camp Make & Take have been set for 9 to 11 a.m. July 8-12 and July 22-26. The camp, focused on 3-D printer technology, is offered free to northern Beaufort County teens. Camp Eagle at Beaufort Academy is also offering a variety of summer camps for ages 3 to 18 throughout June and July, ranging from Circus Camp, to different sports camps, to art camps, to SAT Prep. The first camps begin June 17th. Details: www.beaufortacademy.org, 843-524-3393
E.C. MONTESSORI SCHOOL
The second week of summer camp and day care at E.C. Montessori School will follow the topic "Twist and Shout" with creative music and dancing for students 3 to 6 years old. The Montessori toddler program for children 18 month to 3 years old continues throughout the summer. Details: 843-525-1141