4-H Summer Camp

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Join us for 4-H Summer Camp

Eastern 4-H Center – Columbia, NC

August 2 – August 7, 2020

kids in two-person kayakWho: Youth ages 8-14

When: August 2-7, 2020

Where: Eastern 4-H Center (Columbia, NC)

Cost: $420 (scholarships available)


Registration Packet and $75 non-refundable deposit are due to the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Chowan County office by May 15, 2020.

For more information, contact Camaryn Byrum at cibyrum@ncsu.edu or 252-482-6585.

Eastern 4-H Center

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About 4-H Camp

For more than 80 years, North Carolina 4-H camping has taught youth life skills through centers located from the mountains to the sandhills to the coast. Each year, more than 4,000 campers from across the state participate in 4-H camping programs at North Carolina’s 4-H educational centers. Thousands more participate in conferences, school enrichment programs, special events, and workshops. Through participation in the 4-H camping program youth:

  • Understand that learning can be fun.
  • Improve communication skills.
  • Acknowledge their abilities and limitations and develop skills and options for growth.
  • Learn about various sciences and develop scientific skills.
  • Gain an understanding and appreciation of different cultures and the value of diversity in a global society.
  • Learn about the natural environment and improve stewardship skills.
  • Improve their physical skills and fitness.
  • Learn a process for solving problems and working cooperatively in groups.
  • Learn skills to set goals and make decisions individually.
  • Learn to identify and manage resources.
  • Experience a variety of life-long recreational activities.
  • Learn and practice ethical behavior.