Duval County 4-H Summer Camps

Duval County 4-H Summer Camps
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4-H camping opportunities provide great summer experiences for both 4-H and prospective 4-H youth!

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4-H Legislature, June 26-30, 2017 overnight, ages 13-18, $230.  Senior 4-H’ers come develop your skills to debate, analyze legislation and speak  publicly, all while making new friends and having a whole lot of fun.  At this civic education event, you can sponsor a bill, amend, or lobby it, then debate the issues on the Capitol house and senate floors with your friends.  Legislature is open to Senior 4-H’ers ages 13 to 18 as of September 1 of the current 4-H year.

4-H University, July 31- August 3, 2017 overnight, ages 14-18, $250. Discover the University of Florida campus. Explore career possibilities. Interact with faculty, volunteers, and teens throughout the state. Meet new friends. Help others and the neighboring communities. Have fun and make a difference when you return home

Camp Cherry Lake, June 12-16, 2017 overnight, ages 8-13, $250. 4-H Camp Cherry Lake is located in Madison, Florida.  This camp is full of fun outdoors activities like kayaking, fishing and swimming as wells as arts, crafts, and games!  Duval County 4-H will provide transportation from the Duval County Extension Office to Camp Cherry Lake and back for camp participants

Kid's Cuisine: 4-H Cooking Camp, June 5-9, 2017,  9am-4pm daily, ages 10-16, $95. Do you want to learn how to cook good food & learn what types of food you need for your body? Well, put on your chef’s hat & apron & join us for a fun-filled week of cooking, shopping, traveling & dining. During this day camp, youth will spend each day from 9am-4pm cooking and learning about the culinary industry as well as healthy living choices and financial management

All About Animals, June 19-22, 2017, 9:00am-4pm daily, ages 6-10, $65. This fun camp will focus on learning about all different kinds of animals such as farm animals, pets, marine animals, wildlife, entomology, and exotic animals with hands on science activities. We will travel and take field trips to visit marine animals, and farm animals, and the Jacksonville Zoo!

Can you Escape? 4-H Escape Room Challenge Day, June 23rd, 9:00am-5:00pm, ages 8-13, $20. Escape room challenges , teambuilding activities, and other hands on activities

STEM Week: 4-H STEM Exploration, July 5-7, 2017, 8:00am-5:00pm daily, ages 9-14, $45. Join us for three days filled with hands on experiences exploring science, technology, engineering, and math.

Sew into Fashion: 4-H Sewing Camp Beginner, July 10-14, 2017, 9am-4:00pm daily, ages 8-15, $80. Beginner participants will learn about sewing tools, materials and techniques, as well as explore fashion design elements to create a garment and accessories.  All materials needed and a sewing kit to take home will be provided.

Sew into Fashion: 4-H Sewing Camp Advanced, July 17-21, 2017, 9am-4pm daily, ages 10-18, $80. Participants will learn about advanced sewing tools, materials and techniques, as well as explore fashion design elements to create a garment and accessories. Experienced participants are youth who have already completed the beginner level in a previous year and are looking to expand their knowledge and skills through a more advanced project.  Youth will be expected to bring their previously provided sewing kit with them.