By Rachel Hoeing

Hope you are enjoying the first weekend of Spring!

In today’s spotlight:

  • Amazing Summer Camps at the Greensboro Science Center
  • Mommy and Me Photography Sessions from Yasmin Leonard
  • Drama Camp presented by City Arts

Greensboro Science Center Summer Camps

Charlie Vaughan works with Horticulturist Chandra Metheny during Farmyard Bash camp in 2016If you’re looking for a fun and educational summer camp experience for your kids, look no further than the Greensboro Science Center! Children ages 4 – 12 will have the chance to explore an entire array of scientific subjects, ranging from meteorology, chemistry and physics to astronomy, animals and art. Campers will cook with solar power, use a banana to hammer a nail, build race cars, experience what it’s like to be a zookeeper, and much more! In addition to these Science Exploration camps, the GSC has a whole series of brick engineering and robotics camps available for young engineers and robot enthusiasts ages 5 – 14.

Greensboro Science Center summer camps will begin on June 14 and run through August 11. Registration is currently open online at Check out the website for the complete schedule and registration information.



Pegg Mommy and Me-34Mommy and Me Sessions

Yasmin Leonard is an on location, natural light photographer; specializing in weddings, newborns, families and high school seniors. Yasmin Leonard Photography has a bridal consultation space and newborn studio on Main Street, High Point in Times Square. All other sessions are done on location and personalized for each family! Yasmin prides herself in capturing love naturally and getting genuine smiles and interactions. Sessions are professional, yet relaxed and fun…all in an effort to capture YOU naturally. YLP is also available to travel worldwide for weddings.

Yasmin is now booking Mommy and Me sessions in High Point! These sessions are perfect for moms and their babies of all ages! Consider bringing grandma for three generation portraits you’ll treasure always. Call (336) 848-0003 or email for more information. Visit or on Facebook at


Tap into your child’s creativity with City Arts Drama Camp

City Arts Drama Camp (1)If your kid has a flair for the dramatic – the Drama Center at City Arts is the spot for him this summer. City Arts offers a comprehensive Drama Camp for children ages 5-15. They can make a movie, learn stage combat or study improv comedy, clowning, and costume design. Classes will help budding thespians learn or further develop acting techniques. Campers in the July 10-14 and 17-21 sessions will be part of the musical theater productions “Seussical the Musical” and “Sleeping Beauty.” Drama camp runs from 9 am to 5 pm weekdays at the Greensboro Cultural Center. Five, week-long sessions are offered from June to July. Cost: $250 per camper per week. Payment plans, sibling discounts and scholarships are available. For more information and to register, visit or call 336-373-2728.


  • Today’s spotlight is sponsored by Greensboro Science Center, Yasmin Leonard Photography, and Greensboro Parks & Rec.