Urban West Region


Urban West Region 4-H Camps

As America's largest youth development organization, 4-H offers youth, families and adult volunteers of all ages many ways to engage, grow and serve through clubs, camps, contests, conferences, special interest groups, in-school and after school programs, and more! It is about young people making new friends and memories while preparing to be future leaders. Urban West region consists of Clay, Jackson and Platte counties. The region has a diverse community of youth building life skills, contributing to their community and becoming college and career ready.

Our team of 4-H youth leaders, volunteers and staff are eager to provide a fun, rewarding experience for the youth in our region.

We value youth leadership! To learn more about how youth ages 12-18 can be involved, see Camp counselor info.

Camp counselor info (PDF)


Campers will need to Register for each camp individually. All camps Please see chart below for Registration links.

How to create a 4-H Online profile (PDF)

How to Register for an event in 4-H Online (PDF)

Check back regularly, updates will be made weekly or as available.

4-H Summer Day Camp

Platte Ridge Park, Platte County
Explore 4-H projects through hands-on learning. Crafts, fishing and canoeing are always a highlight. Each session will be the same activities, but campers may choose a different project track. This camp will be hosted at Platte County Fairgrounds Tuesday-Thursday and Platte Ridge Park on Friday.

Ages: 8-12
Tentative dates: June 20-23, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Cost: $50

Lead contact: Laura Evans


Platte County Youth Explorer Series

A variety of locations across Platte County
No topics are left behind. Campers will explore STEAM, arts and communication, animals, gardening and outdoor adventure and much more!
Partnership with Platte County Parks and Rec and MU Extension Platte County

Ages: 8-12
Tentative dates: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. each day

Cost: Free

Lead contact: Laura Evans


We strive to provide an equal opportunity for our participants. University of Missouri Extension complies with American with Disabilities Act of 1990. If your child/ren have a disability and need accommodations in participation in an educational program or event or need materials in alternate format, please contact the lead contact on camp of your interest. Registration scholarships are also available.

Find more 4-H where you are!

Urban West region has a unique opportunity to offer a wide variety of opportunities. We are in the process of expanding our delivery, if you have an idea or would like to get connected to a 4-H program near you...