Ohio 4-H Special Needs Camp

Ohio 4-H Special Needs Camp at Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp in Jackson – July 27-29, 2018

This Camp is available for those young people who have unique needs that cannot be accommodated at our traditional Camps. Campers bring a caregiver with them for the weekend.

There are also opportunities available to serve as Counselors for this Camp. Applicants must be current Counselors in their county programs. We do provide approximately 10 hours of on-site, Camp specific training, but Counselors should have the remainder of their training completed in their counties. The application is attached and is due April 2nd (due to the weekend).




Registrations are due July 2nd.


If there are any questions about this opportunity, please contact Michelle Stumbo:  stumbo.5@osu.edu; 740-992-6696.

2017 Ohio Fall Sheep Shearing School

Don’t miss out on the Statewide Sheep Shearing School, Friday and Saturday, September 15-16, 2017 from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at the Dave Cable Farm, 10491 Canal Rd., Hebron, OH 43025. Class Limit: 15 and the cost is $50 per student, which must be returned with registration form by Friday, September 1, 2017.  Click HERE for more information and to register.


4-H Forestry and Wildlife Camp – September 15-17

Are you interested in natural resources and want a camping experience totally dedicated to exploring the outdoors through forestry and wildlife education? Then 4-H Forestry and Wildlife Camp at Canters Cave in Jackson from September 15-17 is just for you. Thanks to generous support from the Ohio 4-H Foundation campers can attend for just $35 each, reduced fee is limited to the first 40 youth to sign up. You will explore tree identification, wildlife habitat study, animal identification, orienteering, map reading, outdoor cooking and shooting sports disciplines during camp.


Amazon Adventures at 4-H Camp Graham

4-H Camp Graham visited the Amazon this past week with 4-Hers from Clermont and Hamilton Counties. A sampling of scenes is below and more to come soon. Thank you to all who helped to make this possible: 4-H volunteers, Camp Counselors, campers, and many more!

Amazon Adventures!

Our Camp Counselors are working hard planning “Amazon Adventures” for County 4-H Camp.  There’s still time to register!

4-H Camp Details

  • When: Friday, June 9, 2017 – Tuesday, June 13, 2017
  • Where: 4-H Camp Graham, 164 Springhill Rd, Clarksville, Ohio 45113
  • Who: All youth, ages 8 and in 3rd grade through age 14 (as of January 1, 2017). You don’t have to be in 4-H.

Campers will have fun meeting other youth while participating in a variety of camp activities like creeking, crafts, nature exploration, swimming, hiking, team challenges, campfires, canoeing, treasure hunting, and so much more!  Click here to register!

New(er) Family Night

The first annual New(er) Family Night was a huge success!  Thank you to our presenters and everyone who staffed a station.  We were so excited to have so many new 4-H families join us!

Register Now for 4-H Camp!

Registration is now open for Clermont/Hamilton County 4-H Camp!  4-H Camp Graham is going to the Amazon June 9-13.  All youth, ages 8 and in 3rd grade through age 14 (as of January 1, 2017), are invited to Clermont/Hamilton County 4-H Camp. Campers will have fun meeting other youth while participating in a variety of camp activities like creeking, crafts, nature exploration, swimming, hiking, team challenges, campfires, canoeing, treasure hunting, and so much more!

New(er) Member Night

All new(er) 4-H families are encouraged to join us on May 9, at 6:30 p.m. for New Member Night!  We will have information about completing your 4-H projects, 4-H camp and other opportunities, what to expect at project judging and fair and much more!


2017 4-H Committee State Camp/Trip Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to our State Camp/Trip Scholarship Recipients.  And, a big thanks to 4-H Committee for providing generous scholarships to make these experiences feasible for our 4-H youth.



Citizenship Washington Focus      

  • Elsie Bezold
  • Anna Francis


Leadership Washington Focus

  • Molly Novak
  • Becky Novak


Ohio Forestry Camp

  • Gabriella Bottomley
  • Lauren Pride


Sea Camp

  • Julianna Bottomley
  • Kate Novak
  • Louie Novak


Carving New Ideas

  • Jordan Schmidt


Jr. Shooting Sports Camp

  • Philip Bottomley
  • Abram Cowdrey
  • Nora Cowdrey
  • Grace Pride


Buckeye Leadership Workshop

  • Mikaya Esz
  • Sarah Francis
  • Alexis Parks


Ohio 4-H Leadership Camp

  • Claire Kenner


Space Adventure Camp

  • Iszzy Rios
  • Don Souders
  • Luke Uhlenbrock