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Oklahoman Modified: May 13, 2014 at 4:11 pm •  Published: May 14, 2014
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COMMUNITY

Youth academy seats open

— Seats are still available for Moore Norman Technology Center’s 19th annual Summer Youth Academy.

Students ages 9 to 14 can choose classes in engineering, health, medical, personal interest and more.

The week-long classes meet from 8 a.m. to noon or 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

The classes run from June 2 to June 26.

Half-day classes are $75. To enroll, call 364-5763, ext. 7260, or go to www.technology.com/summer-youth-academy. Students also can enroll in person at the Franklin Road campus, 4701 12th Ave. NW in Norman, or at the South Penn campus, SW 134 St. and Pennsylvania Ave. in south Oklahoma City.

Church group cleans park

— Local members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, through the Mormon Helping Hands program, conducted a clean-up of Little River Park on Saturday. About 90 volunteers cleaned up debris left from a tornado, hauled tree branches and moved rocks out of the grassy areas to get the park ready for its reopening, which was held on Tuesday. A second set of 35 volunteers worked at Apple Valley Park.

Addiction to be discussed

— The Edmond Chapter of Parents Helping Parents will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Oklahoma Blood Institute's private meeting room on the southwest corner of 33rd Street and Broadway. Mike Boss will speak on, “Available Resources for Addicted Children of All Ages.” For more information, call 642-8198.

FROM STAFF REPORTS