4-H Clubs

Camden County has four community clubs and ten afterschool clubs across the county.

Community Clubs

Camden County Clover Kids meet in the Linn Creek-Camdenton area.
Clover Kids introduces five to seven year olds to the 4-H experience. In Clover Kids, children learn how to get along with others, work in groups, and explore their interests, while building self-confidence. Clover Kids do not enroll in projects or raise animals and do not participate in competitive events, contests or shows.
Club Leader:  Kylie Uchtmann

Denim and Dust Club meets at 7 p.m. on the last Thursday of every month in the Climax Springs School Cafeteria.
Club Leader:  Cathy Ritter

Easy Riders 4-H Equine Club meets in the Linn Creek area.
The club focuses on horseless horse, horse showing and judging and horse riding
Club Leaders:  Donna Ogle and Angela McNerney

4-H SPIN Clubs meet in Camden County
4-H SPIN Clubs is a SPecial INterest club where five or more young people learn about a topic of interest.  Topics can vary depending on the volunteer leaders subject matter mastery.  SPIN clubs are led by volunteers who have a passion and want to share their knowledge with young people.  SPIN clubs meet a minimum of six hours per special interest topic.  Clubs can meet for six (one hour) sessions or several sessions for longer amounts of time.  The volunteer leader determines the time, place and length of meetings to cover the special interest topic. Community club members may sign up for SPIN Clubs as 4-H projects and participate as well.  4-H SPIN Clubs are open to all youth, 8 to 18 years old.  SPIN Club members may participate in one or all SPIN Club topics.  Additional supply fees will be included in the registration process.

  • Butterflies, Bees and Bugs:  *EN921 
  • Cake Decorating:  *CD361
  • Homegrown Hydroponics:  *H0971
  • Sportfishing:  *SF725
  • Wetlands and Waterfowl:  *WL724
  • Getting Real with Augmented Reality:  *CP891

After-school Clubs

Camp Wonderopolis (for Hawthorn and Hurricane Deck third and fourth graders). Hawthorn third grade will meet on Feb. 29 to Mar. 3, 2016. Hawthorn fourth grade will meet on Mar. 7 to 10, 2016. Hurricane Deck will meet on Mar. 14 to 17, 2016.  Registration will be done through the Camdenton RIII School District.

Camp Wonderopolis brochure (PDF)

Osage Beach Elementary Jr. FLL LASER FIRST® Robotics is for second and third graders.
Coach:  Andrea Weiss

Hawthorn Elementary Jr. FLL LASER FIRST®  Robotics is for third graders.
Coach:  Candie Schmidt

Dogwood Elementary Jr. FLL LASER FIRST® Robotics is for second graders. 
Coach:  Sonya Snicker

Osage Beach Elementary FLL LASER FIRST® Robotics is for fourth graders.
Club Leader:  Anna Leezer

Hawthorn Elementary FLL LASER FIRST® Robotics is for fourth graders.
Coaches:  Lynn Cramer, Adam Johns, Sharon Moehle and Hannah Lipps

Hurricane Deck Elementary FLL LASER FIRST® Robotics is for fourth graders.
Coach:  Margaret Jones

Oakridge Intermediate FLL LASER FIRST® Robotics 4-H is for fifth and sixth graders.
Coaches:  Barney Irvine, Pat McWhirter, Judi Amerine and Cathy Becker

Camdenton Middle School FTC LASER FIRST® Robotics is for seventh and eighth graders.
Coaches:  Jane Morris and Christine Head

Camdenton High School FRC LASER 3284 Robotics is for ninth and twelfth graders.
Coaches:  Mitch Comer and Sherry Comer