WARRENTON — N.C. Cooperative Extension is sponsoring a pair of virtual summer cooking camps for children in Warren and Vance counties.

The Chef Boyardee Camp is a virtual camp scheduled June 8 through June 24 every Tuesday and Thursday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for children in Warren and Vance counties in third through fifth grade who desire to learn how to cook Italian cuisine and the importance of physical activity.

The Dessert Challenge is a virtual camp scheduled June 8 through June 24 every Tuesday and Thursday from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. for children in Warren and Vance counties in sixth through eighth grade who desire to make creative healthy snacks and desserts while incorporating physical activity into their daily routine for a fun filled summer.

For Warren County participants, registration for the Chef Boyardee Camp is via https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chef-boyardee-camp-tickets-154006261875. For the Dessert Challenge, the link for registration is https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-dessert-challenge-tickets-154006614931.

If you are located in Vance County and would like to participate in either of these opportunities, contact your local 4-H agent, Wykia Macon, wsmacon@ncsu.edu, 252-438-8188.