UGA Extension Office

Summer Programs

Every 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. Charlton County 4-H is excited to announce will be heading to ROCK EAGLE, June 4-8, 2018 for cloverleaf camp! Children who have completed the third or fourth grade may attend, but all Cloverleaf Campers must be 9-years-old on or before their first day of camp. Spaces are still available but hurry, they are going fast.  Cost $350.


Summer 4-H Programs are taking SHAPE!

With less than 4 weeks of school left the Charlton County 4-H Club is beginning to make plans to provide members a fun and exciting summer of trips and activities. But wait!  We have some special programs available in the next few weeks.

Here is a partial list of the Summer Fun Programs being offered this summer.

1.  Skating Party-May 31, 2018-4-6 PM at the Folkston Skating Rink-All 4-H students invited.  Pizza & Skating for $10.00.  Register by May 30th.   

2.  Cloverleaf Camp at Rock Eagle-June 4th through 8th-4th through 6th graders.  We have 43 registered to go and still have room for a few more if you hurry and pay your $100 deposit. Archery, canoeing, swimming, snake class, talent show, the famous Rock Eagle Pageant and much more.  Call today to register.  Cost- $350. 

3.  Horse Camp-Newell Lodge in Folkston.  June 12-15th  from 8:00 AM until Noon.  Cost $85.00.  Spaces limited.  Register by May 31st.  Age 9 and up. Learn basics of riding, grooming, and equine nutrition.    

4.  Okefenokee Swamp Tour-Waycross, GA- June 18th. Cost $25.00  Learn about the Swamp and some history also.   Enjoy a train ride.  Times will be announced closer to event.  You will need a sack lunch.

5.  State 4-H Council-Rock Eagle 4-H Center-June 22-24.  Limited to 9-12th grade.  Weekend of games, workshops, election of State 4-H Board members and much more.  Cost $20.  Register by June 8th.

6.  Livestock Judging Camp-June 26-28th in Athens.  Learn all about judging livestockfrom some of UGA's collegiate livestock judging team and state specialist.  Register by May 18th.  Cost $75.  6th -12th grade only.

7.  Summer Waves-July 12-Jekyll Island-A day in the fun and sun.  Float the lazy river or tackle the water slides.  A great time for everyone.  Cost $35.  ($15 for entry to park and $20 for snacks and lunch inside the park.)  Register by June 22nd.

8. Bowling Trip-Brunwick, GA-June 17th- Pizza and Bowling what fun.  Cost- $15.00.   Register by July 13th .

9. Historic Fort Clinch Tour- July 24th-- Fernandina Beach-A tour of the Fort which is situated on Florida's northernmost barriier island, Amelia Island.  Then end the day with a round of putt-putt!  Cost $15.00 register by July 13th. You will need a sack lunch.

How does that sound so far?  There may be more to come.  Call today (496-2040) to register for any of these fun events. Spaces are limited to some events.