Activities and Evening Events
There are many activities available to our students and the community during ISSI week!
ISSI Evening Activities
Location: Lake Tahoe Community College
Description: Latino Dance Night at LTCC. Come join your fellow classmates at this fun-filled evening of Latino dances. Learn new dance steps from our ISSI dance instructors, and have fun dancing the evening away! Everyone is welcome!
The following programs are available through CONNECT - Community Education during ISSI, Mon. August 1-Fri. August 5. For more information, visit CONNECT's website or call (530) 541-4660 x 717.
Spanish Kids Camp
CONNECT Community Education is offering a Spanish Kids Camp in cooperation with the Intensive Spanish Summer Institute. During this week-long camp, kids will be introduced to the Spanish language while participating in fun-filled indoor and outdoor activities, including soccer, basketball, nature walks and cooking. Days with specific themes will introduce kids to various Spanish and Latino cultures through music, art, dance and history. Beginning Spanish speakers can expect to learn the basics in vocabulary and conversation. The more advanced Spanish speaker will be challenged in higher level conversation. Snacks will be provided. Beginner level has little to no experience with Spanish. Intermediate level is able to understand and converse in Spanish.
Wednesday, August 2
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: LTCC Demonstration Garden
Enjoy a mid-week break with wine, relaxation and walking. Stroll the LTCC Demonstration Garden while you sip wines from Spain and Latin America. Listen to the facilitator discuss the history, art and culture of these wines in English and Spanish. Practice your own conversation skills while you meet and mingle. The fee includes tastes of five unique wines along with light appetizers.
Thursday, August 3
This workshop is great for families or individuals who want to get out and enjoy Lake Tahoe after a long day of learning! The workshop will introduce participants to the basics of Stand Up Paddle boarding including safety, stroke technique, and board maneuvering. With these skills, participants will have the confidence to enjoy this very popular sport.
Hike and Meditation
Thursday, August 3
Time: 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
This workshop is a blend of physical exercise with a practice in mindfulness. Decompress on a 3.5 mile guided moderate hike on the beautiful trails. The guided meditation will take place along a creek. Conversation will be in English and Spanish. All levels welcome.
Take a mental break from your studies and enjoy exercising at one of the finest fitness and weight training facilities in the region, known for exceptional cleanliness and amazing views. The Fitness Education Center (FEC) inside the Physical Education Building at LTCC has a wide variety of state-of-the-art equipment. This fee covers access to the FEC for the entire week of ISSI, including access to the locker room, complete with showers, for your convenience.