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Summer Activities

2024 Elbert County 4-H Summer Activities

All summer activities are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Students must sign-up and pay the registration fee in advance. The 4-H Staff reserves the right to cancel activities with low participation. Sign-ups are held at the 4-H Office inside Blackwell Learning Center (373 Campbell Street).

TBA * Certified Teen Leader Training:  Junior and Senior 4-H’ers only.

June 1 * 4-H Knight at Medieval Times
Epic battles of steel and steed take place before your eyes as Medieval era Sapin comes to life with jousting, sword fighting, horsemanship, and falconry! Dinner, show, and transportation included. Register by Friday, May 24. Cost $45, 3-11pm

June 13 * Kayaking the Broad River Junior/Senior 4-H’ers
Celebrate summer with a splash on a Broad River Kayaking trip that we will enjoy with other Northeast District Counties. Cost $40, 8am-5pm

June 14 * Lake Hartwell Wildlife Safari
Go on a drive-through adventure to meet ostrich, bison, zebras, deer, antelope, camels, alpacas, llamas, kangaroos, and more!. Admission $15, feed bag $5, Budgie Experience $3, and bring money for lunch in Hartwell. 10am-4pm

June 21-23 * Georgia 4-H State Council Senior Reward Trip

July 16 * Tubing in Helen and Waterpark
Cool off in the heat of summer while floating down the “hooch” on a tube with friends. After tubing the river, participants will also have an opportunity to enjoy the Helen Water Park. Cost $45, 8am-5pm

July 30 * Richard B. Russell State Park  Northeast District Tailgate
Spend the day swimming, hiking, playing games and hanging out with friends from other 4-H clubs in our district. We’ll have a cookout for lunch. Bring towels, sunscreen, and a dry change of clothes. Cost $15, 8am-5pm

Printable Signup Sheet