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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Li'l Bears (3-4)

A day in the Li'l Bears program includes easy-going educational activities, recreation, and visits to places of interest at Cornell and in Ithaca. Lunch and kid-friendly snacks are provided.

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  • Resident Li'l Bears participate in youth activities from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and also take part in supervised evening activities between 6:30 p.m. and bedtime. They reside adjacent to parents in housing on North Campus or with parents at the Hilton Homewood Suites. See Housing for details.
  • Commuter Li'l Bears attend from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.


Program

People Near and Far
Through stories, crafts, games, and music from a different country each day, Li’l Bears will learn about the culture, customs, history, and lands of people around the world. Our youngest CAUers will enjoy field trips, indoor and outdoor play, and a safe and happy environment under the caring supervision of experienced counselors. (Note: Potty training is a must for every Li’l Bear.)
ClassStatus
Li'l Bears: People Near and Far
Week 1: July 9-15, 2017
Full
Li'l Bears: People Near and Far
Week 2: July 16-22, 2017
Full
Li'l Bears: People Near and Far
Week 3: July 23-29, 2017
Full
Li'l Bears: People Near and Far
Week 4: July 30-August 5, 2017
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Youth program fees

The weekly residential program fee (per youngster, per week) covers tuition, housing, seventeen meals, and all morning, afternoon, and evening activities. It does not cover special instructional fees for some youth courses, as noted in the course listings. Children (other than teens) in on-campus programs reside adjacent to parents in Court/Kay Hall or with parents at the Hilton Homewood Suites.

ProgramResidential
rate
Reduced
rate*
Commuter
rate**
Li'l Bears$860$760$350

*Reduced rates apply to the second and all additional children (after the first, oldest child) accompanying a registered adult in residence on campus.

**The weekly commuter rate for Li'l Bears, Tykes, Explorers, Big Reds, and Junior Cornellians includes the full program (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday), lunches, and snacks. The Commuter Teen rate includes the full program (8:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Monday to Friday), lunches, snacks, and dinners.