Southwest Tennessee Community College

June 2, 2005

For More Information, Contact: Keith Gentry (901) 333-4114 / Kimberly Stark (901) 333-4023

SOUTHWEST OFFERS “JUST CHEER” SUMMER CAMP
Release written by Keith Gentry


This summer, Southwest Tennessee Community College will offer a “Just Cheer” Dance and Self Esteem Camp, open to girls and boys ages 7-17 at the College’s Macon Cove Campus from July 12 through August 12. The five-week camp will be from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The Camp will offer: Cheerleading, Dance, Tumbling, and Public Speaking by a trained staff. In addition, students will take part in daily discussion on topics like: self esteem, etiquette, personal hygiene, interacting with others, teamwork, and the importance of obeying their parents.

”The Southwest Tennessee Community College Athletic Program is really trying to reach out to the community by being more involved and providing summer programs like this one,” said Southwest cheerleading coach Sabrina Tiller. “This camp is not just about fun and recreation, but also offers public speaking, arts and crafts, and discussion on serious topics. Community support is greatly appreciated, and scholarships for this program are also available.”

Registration is June 29-July 1 from noon until 4 p.m. at the Farris Building on Southwest’s Macon Cove Campus. Late registration will be on July 11 from noon until 4 p.m. A $10.00 late fee will be applied. You may also register on line at athletics.southwest.tn.edu/cheer or by calling Coach Tiller at (901) 949-2286 or Charlotte Fields at (901) 833-8361.

Cost for Southwest’s “Just Cheer!” Camp is $30 per week or $150 for the entire five-week camp. If camp fees are paid in full at registration, campers will receive one week free!