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2018 Summer Youth Activities


VR's local offices are holding their annual summer activities for youth across the state. These events will provide students with exposure to post secondary opportunities through college tours, information sessions on career fields, tours of various employment settings and guest speakers.

- List of Statewide Activities - 

Aiken Summer Institute

Date: Monday, June 11th
Time: 11:00 am to 4:30 pm
Location: 855 York St. N.E., Aiken, SC 29801
RSVP by: Thursday, June 7th
Contact: Elise King, 803-641-7630

Orangeburg Summer Institute

Date: Monday, June 11th - Friday, June 12th
Time: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Location:  1661 Joe S. Jeffords Hwy S.E., Orangeburg, SC 29115
RSVP by: Monday, May 28th
Contact: Roderick Rogers, 803-534-4939

Rock Hill Summer Institute

Date: Thursday, June 12th - Friday, June 15th
Time: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Location: 1020 Heckle Blvd., Rock Hill, SC 29732
RSVP by: Monday, May 25th
Contact: Brittany Bostick, 803-327-7106

North Charleston Summer Institute

Date: Tuesday, June 12th - Thursday, June 14th
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: 4360 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, SC 29405
RSVP by: Monday, May 21st
Contact: LaQuilla Sirmans, 843-953-0563

West Columbia Summer Institute

Date: Monday, June 18th
Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: 1330 Boston Ave., West Columbia, SC 29170
RSVP by: Friday, June 8th
Contact: Rhonda Sandifer, (803) 896-6360

Columbia June Summer Exploration Series

Date: Monday, June 18th - Friday, June 29th
Time: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Location: 201 Corporat Park Blvd, Columbia SC 29223
RSVP by: Monday, June 18th
Contact: Andric McNeil, 803-786-0495

Kingstree Summer Institute

Date: Wednesday, June 20th - Thursday, June 21st
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: 405 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Kingstree, SC 29556
RSVP by: Friday, June 15th
Contact: Kendra Brown, 843-354-5252

Greenville 2nd Annual Summer Youth Event

Date: Thursday, Jun 21st
Time: 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location: 105 Parkins Mill Road, Greenville, SC 29607
RSVP by: Thursday, May 31st
Contact: Deborah Alexander, 864-603-5943

Aiken Summer College Tour and Job Shadow

Date: Thursday, Jun 21st
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: 855 York St. N.E., Aiken, SC 29801
RSVP by: Wednesday, June 20th
Contact: Elise King, 803-641-7630

Seneca Summer Institute

Date: Friday, June 22nd
Time: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: 1951 Wells Highway, Seneca, SC 29678
RSVP by: Friday, June 15th
Contact: Cynthia Elliott, 864-882-6669

Spartanburg Summer Institute

Date: Friday, June 22nd
Time: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: 353 South Church Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306
RSVP by: Friday, June 1st
Contact: Myra Taylor, 864-585-3693

Lyman Summer Program, Session 1

Date: Friday, June 22nd - Friday, June 29th
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location: 180 Groce Road, Lyman, SC 29365
RSVP by: Friday, June 22nd
Contact: Jennie Thomas, 864-249-8030

Anderson Summer Institute Series: High School Tool Box Event

Date: Thursday, June 28th
Time: 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: 3001 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Anderson, SC 29625
RSVP by: Thursday June 21st
Contact: Berdina Hill, 864-224-6391

Sumter Summer Institute

Date: Tuesday, July 10th - Thursday, July 12th
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 am
Location: 129 North Washington Street, Sumter, SC, 29150
Contact: Sharon Beauford, 803-469-2963

Aiken Regional Medical Center Tour

Date: Thursday, July 12th
Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location: 855 York St. N.E., Aiken, SC 29801
RSVP by: Monday, July 2nd
Contact: Cynthia Clark, 803-641-7630

Columbia July Summer Exploration Series

Date: Monday, July 16th - Friday, July 20th
Time: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Location: 201 Corporat Park Blvd, Columbia SC 29223
RSVP by: Wednesday, July 11th
Contact: Andric McNeil, 803-786-0495

Anderson Summer Institute Series: Law Enforcement Tour

Date: Wednesday, July 18th
Time: 8:30 am to 11:30 am
Location: 3001 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Anderson, SC 29625
RSVP by: Friday July 6th
Contact: Berdina Hill, 864-224-6391

Aiken Summer Budget and Finance Clinic

Date: Thursday, July 19th
Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: 855 York St. N.E., Aiken, SC 29801
RSVP by: Tuesday, July 17th
Contact: Elise King, 803-641-7630

Gaffney Summer Institute

Date: Tuesday, July 24th - Thursday, July 26th
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location: 364 Huntington Road, Gaffney, SC 29341
RSVP by: Monday, July 23rd
Contact: Amica Duncan, 864-489-3306

Conway Summer Institute

Date: Thursday, August 2nd
Time: 11:30 am to 3:30 pm
Location: 3009 Fourth Avenue, Conway, SC 29527
RSVP by: Friday, July 20th
Contact: Michelle Hudson, 843.248.2235

Florence Summer Institute

Date: Wednesday, August 8th - Friday, August 10th
Time: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Location: 1947 West Darlington Street, Florence, SC 29501
RSVP by: Monday, July 30th
Contact: Alicia Fader Jackson, 843-662-8114

Aiken Summer Great Oaks Farm Tour and Job Shadow

Date: Thursday, August 9th
Time: 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Location: 855 York St. N.E., Aiken, SC 29801
RSVP by: Friday, August 3rd
Contact: Elise King, 803-641-7630