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4-H Summer Camps 2019

4-H Summer Camps 2019

New Hanover County 4-H has partnered with several county agencies and businesses to provide 7-weeks of summer camp at different locations throughout the county.

4-H activities are open to youth ages 5-18 (as of Camp Date); however, pay close attention to specified class ages, descriptions, fees, dates and times.

SPECIAL REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS
In order to participate, youth will have to sign-up as a member of 4-H. There is no cost for 4-H membership, but in order to have youth covered by our insurance policy, they must register through our new 4-H Online system.

Step One – Sign up at 4-H Online
Before completing the Summer Camp registration you must complete the 2019 4-H Online Enrollment for each child participating in a camp*. Non 4-H members please choose “Summer Camps” as your club when it asks for your club participation. Instructions for completing the online enrollment are below.

Step Two – Sign up for Summer Camp(s) Online
Once the 4-H Online Enrollment is completed next go to the 2019 4-H Summer Camps Online Registration Link where you will sign your child up for the camp(s) they are interested in.

Step Three – Payment
You may pay by check/money order, cash or credit card at our office location between 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Our office is located at 6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403 (Arboretum). Checks/money orders should be made payable to New Hanover County.

You may register for as many of the camps listed below as you like

2019 Camp Descriptions

4-H Summer FUN Day Camp Dates

Camp

Date

Age Range

Cost

Status

Environmental Science June 17-20 Middle School $110 CANCELLED
Farm to Fork Food Camp June 24-27 5-8 Years Old $80 CLOSED
Farm to Fork Food Camp July 8-11 9-12 Years Old $80 CLOSED
It’s Electric July 15 10-14 Years Old $50 CLOSED
Crafts Camp July 16 5-8 Years Old $20 CLOSED
Crafts Camp July 18 5-8 Years Old $20 CANCELLED
Sew What? July 22-25 10-16 Years Old $50 CLOSED
Wellness Retreat (boys) Oct 2019 Rising 6th -8th Graders $TBA CANCELLED (Rescheduling for October 2019)
Wellness Retreat (girls) Sept. 20-21 Rising 6th -8th Graders $20 Rescheduled for Brunswick Co. Extension Office
Crafts Camp Aug 6 9-12 Years Old $20 CANCELLED
Crafts Camp Aug 8 9-12 Years Old $20 CANCELLED

4-H Summer FUN is a collection of fun educational workshops and hand-on activities planned especially for New Hanover County youth. This program is designed to give youth positive learning opportunities and focus on developing life skills.

4-H Residential Camp Date

Camp

Date

Age Range

Cost

Status

Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Camp July 28 – Aug 2 9-12 $440 CLOSED

Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Camp & Conference Center
Reidsville, NC

A traditional 6-day camp for youth ages 9-12, this camp begins on Sunday afternoon and concludes Friday morning with nonstop fun in between!

Campers will have the opportunity to participate in: canoeing, kayaking, crafts, swimming, hiking, field games, ropes course, shooting sports (archery, riflery, and shotguns), and more!

In the evening, campers will have unique and high-energy programs and shows will provide nonstop entertainment! Combine all this with delicious meals and a fun, caring, and highly qualified staff, you have a week of camp that cannot be beat!

Questions, contact J. Scott Enroughty, New Hanover County 4-H Agent