Let's go to 4-H Camp!
Georgia 4-H offers summer camps each year for different age groups. Camp locations are announced in the fall and camp sign-up is underway now.
- Cloverleaf Camp
- Junior Camp
- Wilderness Challenge Camp
- Senior Camp and Xtreme Camp
- Marine Resources Camp
5th and 6th grades
Cloverleaf camp is for 4-H members currently in 5th or 6th grade. Cloverleaf camp offers great adventure, friendship and fun, and all seek to develop the camper's Head, Heart, Hands and Health to make him or her a better person. Enthusiastic and well-trained camp counselors, Extension employees and certified volunteers work together to provide campers with unforgettable memories to last a lifetime!
This year Cloverleaf 4-H'ers will attend camp at the Wahsega 4-H Center Dahlonega, Ga., the week of July 3-7. Camp sign-up is February 22, 2017, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. Call the 4-H office at (706) 554-2119 if you are interested in attending Cloverleaf Camp. The cost of Cloverleaf Camp this year is $340.00. Payment schedule is as follows:
|February 22||$80 Deposit - No refund of deposit - Required to Register|
|March 15||$100 Payment Due|
|April 14||$100 Payment Due|
|May 15||Balance of $60 Due|
|Total Camp Fee||$340.00 - No refund of fees after May 15|
7th and 8th grades
Students currently in seventh or eighth grade will have two options for summer camp from which to choose. Traditional junior camp is scheduled this year at Camp Jekyll Ton June 23-30. Activities will include a boat tour around Jekyll Island, Jekyll Sea Turtle Center, bicycle rental, Summer Waves water park, and special Thursday evening event. Camp sign-up is February 22, 2017, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. More details to come.
7th - 8th Grades
Wilderness Challenge camp will be held at the Wahsega 4-H Center located near Dahlonega, GA the week of July 17-21. Activities at this camp include caving, white water rafting, zip line, along with classes about snakes and wildlife and traditional camp recreational activities. For 7-8 graders and 6th graders who will be 12-years-old by July 17, 2017. Camp sign-up is February 22, 2017, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. More details to come.
9th - 12th grades
Rediscover Rock Eagle with your closest friends! Calling all Senior 4-H'ers! Senior Camp will be held at Rock Eagle 4-H Center the week of May 29-June 2. Enjoy a field trip to UGA campus and on-campus dining hall, other social and service activities, a special Memorial Day picnic, and fun night on Cloverleaf Circle. Camp sign-up is February 22, 2017, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. More details to come.
Senior Xtreme Camp will be held at Rock Eagle 4-H Center June 11-June 16. Spaces fill up very fast. So, if you are interested in attending one of these camps, call the Extension office at (706) 554-2119. Camp sign-up is February 22, 2017, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. More details to come.
6th - 8th grades
Marine Resources Camp will be held at Burton 4-H Center on Tybee Island the week of July 3-7. Enjoy activities such as marsh trawl, shark dissection, and other on- and off-site educational experiences. Camp sign-upis February 22, 2017, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. More details to come.