4-H Residential Camp Information

Shooting Sports residential camp

Enjoy this overnight camp in the great outdoors with other youth from the state.  This camp is designed to explore the world of 4-H Shooting Sports including archery, air rifle and pistol.  You do not have to be currently enrolled in a shooting sports project to attend.   State certified 4-H shooting sports instructors will lead the way.  This camp is for youth ages 8 to 18 and will be held on Thursday, June 11 through Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Camp Clover Point in Kaiser.  Check in time is 10 a.m.

Cost is $95 per person.  Registration deadline is Saturday, May 2, 2015.  Complete the registration form below along with the Health Statement and Authorization Form.  One registration form per camper.  Be sure to select a T-shirts size.  Bring them to the Camden County Extension Office at 44 Roofener Street, Camdenton or mail to P O Box 1405, Camdenton, MO  65020.  Make checks payable to Camden County UM Extension.  Camp size is limited, so register now.  For more information, call 573-346-2644 or email Michele Kroll, krollm@missouri.edu.

4-H Camp Clover Point Registration Form (PDF)
4-H Camp brochure (PDF)

Focus on Photography residential camp

Learn basic photography techniques and enjoy the great outdoors.  Campers will spend two nights and three days learning various outdoor photography skills.  They will take home two mounted 8 x 10 photo's (fair ready) and a copy of all their photo's on a thumb drive.  Camper's will display their projects at the photography show with some special awards the last day.  Campers will learn proper lighting, creating composition, rule of thirds, camera functions and Adobe Photoshop editing.  Professional camera's will be provided for use.  Workshops will be taught by Mr. Chuck Poe, Media Graphic's Designer Instructor at Lake Career and Technical School.  This camp is for youth ages 10 to 18.  There will be two sessions.  Session 1 will be on June 22 through June 24.  Session 2 will be on June 24 through June 26.

Cost is $125 per person.  Registration deadline is Saturday, May 2, 2015.  Complete the registration form below along with the Health Statement and Authorization Form.  One registration form per camper.  Be sure to select a T-shirt size and the session that you would like to attend.  Bring them to the Camden County Extension Office at 44 Roofener Street or mail to P O Box 1405, Camdenton, MO  65020.  Make checks payable to Camden County UM Extension.  Camp size is limited, so register now.  For more information, call 573-346-2644 or email Michele Kroll, krollm@missouri.edu.

4H Camp Clover Point Registration Form (PDF)
4-H Camp brochure (PDF)

Camp counselor workshop training and 4-H counselor camp

Are you looking for a cool experience this summer?  Be a mentor and a leader.  Camp Counselor workshop and Counselor Camp will help get you ready for your camping leadership experience.  The workshop and camp is $30 and pays for training, supplies, and meals.  If selected as a counselor the 4-H camp fee will be paid for you with scholarships.  We will be camping at Windermere again and the campers will experience fishing, cave tours, water inflatables, canoes, nature activities, crafts, songs, swimming and campfires. 

Camp Counselor workshop training will be held on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 from 10 am to 3 pm at the Polk County Fairgrounds.  4-H Counselor Camp will be held on Monday, July 13, 2015 beginning at 1 p.m. at Windermere.  4-H Camp will be held on Tuesday, July 14 through Thursday, July 16, 2015. 

In order to be a 4-H Camp Counselor, please fill out the application and return it by Friday, May 22, 2015 to the Camden County MU Extension Office along with the $30 ($40 if not a 4-H club member) made payable to the UM Extension.  Include the 4-H Camp registration/health form with your application.  Late applications will not be accepted this year due to the number of counselor positions we have available.  Applications can be mailed to Camden County MU Extension Office, P O Box 1405, Camdenton, MO  65020 or dropped off at the office at 44 Roofener Street, Camdenton.

4-H Camp

You are invited to join us for fun and camping adventures with "Flat Stanley goes to 4-H Camp" on July 14 through 16, 2015.  Camp activities include catapults, camp crafts, water inflatables, cave tour, fishing, canoeing, cabin fun, Flat Stanley "Cup", camp fires, glow party, souvenir camp T-shirt, smores and more. 

4-H Camp will be held at Windermere Conference Center.  Curious about the camping site visit their webpage at www.windermereusa.org.

Registration deadline is until camp is filled or June 12, 2015.  Please register early since camp fills up quickly.

4-H Camp brochure (PDF)
4-H Camp Registration Form (PDF)
4-H Camp Schedule (PDF)
Parent Handbook for 4-H Camp (PDF)
Mom & Dad... "I wanna go to 4-H Camp", Now What brochure (PDF)

4-H Camp Event Assistance

Camden County Extension Council offers full and partial scholarships for campers who indicate financial need while funds are available.

4-H Camp Scholarship Application Form (PDF)

Because of Camp

Be sure to check out the YouTube video from the American Camp Association:

The Power of Camp

Be sure to check out the YouTube video about the power of Camp: