UGA Extension Office

Camp & Summer

4-H Summer Activities

Fayette County 4-H is excited to offer many fun summer programs this year! Registration for these programs will open Monday May 1st at 8am and will continue until the programs are full. The registration form and more details will be available after February 1st, 2019.

All activities will meet at the Fayette County Extension Office and the 4-H staff will provide transportation unless the activity is denoted with a *. Any activity denoted with a * will meet on site at the location of the activity. 

Date Activity    Grade   Cost  
June 24th   Mmm Monday: Lane's Peach Orchard 8-12 TBD
June 25th Take a Hike Tuesday 4-12 TBD
June 26th Wet and Wild Wednesday: Wild Animal Safari 4-7 TBD
June 27th Food for Thought Thursday: Midwest Food Bank* 4-12 TBD
June 28th Fun Friday: Movie Day 4-12 FREE
July 15th Mmm Monday: King of Pops HQ 8-12 TBD
July 16th Take a Hike Tuesday: Sweetwater Creek State Park 4-12 TBD
July 17th Wet and Wild Wednesday: Rigby's Water World 4-7 TBD
July 18th Food for Thought Thursday:  4-12 TBD
July 19th Fun Friday:Movie Day 4-12 FREE

Georgia 4-H Summer Camps

Every year 4-H offers away camps for 5th-12th graders. You might head to Rock Eagle, the largest 4-H center in the world, the north Georgia mountains, the beach, or Atlanta. Hope to see you there!


Camp Registration

To register please bring deposit indicated in the brochure to the Fayette County Extension Office during the registration period. Registration forms will be available at the office at the time of registration. Please remember that registration for camp is based upon the grade the 4-H'er is in during the current school year.

Click on the camp name in the table below for brochure and registration information. You can click on the location to watch a camp promotional video if there is one available. 


Grades

Camp

Location

Date

Cost
1-3 Cloverbud Day Camp Fayette County
Administrative Complex
June 3rd-7th, 2019 $100
4-6 Cloverleaf Camp Rock Eagle 4-H Center
Eatonton, GA
July 8th-12th, 2019 $362
7 & 8 Junior Camp

Camp Jekyll
Jekyll Island, GA;

June 17th-21st, 2019 $455
6-8 Marine Resources Camp Burton 4-H Center
Tybee Island, GA
July 8th-12th, 2019 $425
7 & 8 Wilderness Challenge Camp Wahsega 4-H Center
Dahlonega, GA
July 1st-5th, 2019 $386
9-12 Senior Camp
Rock Eagle 4-H Center
Eatonton, GA
May 27th-31st, 2019 $370
9-12 Senior Xtreme Camp
Rock Eagle 4-H Center
Eatonton, GA
June 10th-14th, 2019 $366

Scholarship Information

Fayette County does offer scholarships to attend camp. At this time, we only have scholarships avialable for 4th-6th graders who wish to attend Cloverleaf Camp at Rock Eagle 4-H Center. Scholarships vary year to year based on donations from the community. 

Scholarship applications are available and must be returned to the Extension Office no later than February 18th, 2019 at 4:00 pm. Please click here to access the application. Applicants will be notified of their status on Tuesday February 26th, 2019. 


Camp Packets

Everyone will receive a camp packet upon registration. It is crucial that you hang on to your camp packet! It will include: drop off and pick up information, packing lists, paperwork, and many other important details regarding your summer experience. If you lose your packet, please click the appropriate camp below to access the packet. 

Cloverbud Camp
Cloverleaf Camp
Junior Camp
Wilderness Challenge Camp
Senior Extreme Camp
Senior Camp


Teen Leader Opportunities 

If you are a certified Teen Leader and interested in assisting with Cloverbud Day Camp or Cloverleaf Camp at Rock Eagle, please complete the appropriate application found below. Applications outline specific roles and responsibilites and are due back to the Extension Office no later than Friday April 26th, 2019. For more information, please contact us at uge2113@uga.edu or 770-305-5412 ext 7. 

Cloverbud Camp Teen Leader Application

Cloverleaf Camp Teen Leader Application 


Camper Email

To email your camper, visit the Georgia 4-H camping homepage, then click the 'camper email' link on the left. Parents and guardians will receive a password by email.


Other Information

4-H Camp and Tax Deductions

Every year we receive calls asking for information so camp participant families can write off the cost of camp on their taxes. Please read this information.