Ohio 4-H Leadership Camp Staff Applications Available – due 4/1/2021

The 2021 State 4-H Leadership Camp Staff Applications are now available!! While we don’t know whether or not Leadership Camp will be in-person or virtual, we do know we will need staff to assist! Interested individuals can view a letter with more information at: https://ohio4h.org/camp/leadership-camp titled “2021 Potential Leadership Camp Counselor/Staff Information and Application”. A link to the application is included in the letter.

Please forward this information along to anyone who you think might be interested!  Applications are due no later than April 1, 2021. If you have questions, please let me know!!

Here are some highlights about the opportunity:

  • Individuals 18+ prior to June 1, 2021 who are good leaders, past counselors, or interested in helping may apply
  • Must complete application, undergo selection, have current background check, attend training
  • Applications due: April 1, 2021
  • Interviews: Week of April 5th
  • Staff Training Weekend (Camp Ohio): May 7-9, 2021.  Yes this is Mother’s Day weekend, but with an early camp, we must have earlier training so we could try to have everything ordered before camp!

For more information, contact Sarah Longo (long.79@osu.edu) or 614-688-2533.

Family Hiking Day at Canter’s Cave (Jackson): February 27, 2021

Family Hiking Day at Canter’s Cave (Jackson)—noon to 4 p.m. Join us at Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp for Family Hiking Day! An afternoon of camping favorites—guided hikes, s’mores, hot chocolate, coffee, campfire, and canteen open. Harrison Powell Lodge and Foundation Lodge will be open to view updates made since the last camping season. Admission is $5 per person (kids 5 and under free). Masks and social distancing are required. You can contact Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp by email at canterscave4hcamp@gmail.com or by phone at 740-286-4058.

2021 Tar Hollow 4-H Camp Food Service Staff Application Available – Due March 1st, 2021!

The application for 2021 food service staff for the 2021 Tar Hollow 4-H Camp season is now available and will be due March 1st, 2021. Food Service Staff positions available for Camp Food Service Manager and Staff. Please click here to view and download the application: 2021 Food Service Staff Application Ross Hocking Extension Camp Association.

2021 Camp Staff Applications are Available!

Interested in sharing the 2021 camp experience with youth and volunteers from Athens, Fairfield, Pickaway, and Ross counties?

Consider joining our camp staff! Application links with deadlines are posted here:

The 2021 Ross Hocking Extension Camp Association Staff Application is due March 1st, 2021. Staff positions available for Camp Manager, Assistant Camp Manager, Canteen Director/Activity Assistant, Recreation Director, Waterfront Director/Canteen Helper, Lifeguards/Canteen Helpers, Craft Director/Canteen Helper, Naturalist/Canteen Helper.

All positions are subject to changes and modifications after interviews. All positions will be responsible for helping with other camp duties as directed by the Camp Manager/Camp Director and may include basic health checks and cleaning duties.

Apply NOW for 2021 Tar Hollow 4-H Camp STAFF – due March 1st!

Interested in sharing the 2021 camp experience with youth and volunteers from Athens, Fairfield, Pickaway, and Ross counties?

Consider joining our camp staff! Application links with deadlines are posted here:

The 2021 Ross Hocking Extension Camp Association Staff Application is due March 1st, 2021. Staff positions available for Camp Manager, Assistant Camp Manager, Canteen Director/Activity Assistant, Recreation Director, Waterfront Director/Canteen Helper, Lifeguards/Canteen Helpers, Craft Director/Canteen Helper, Naturalist/Canteen Helper.

All positions are subject to changes and modifications after interviews. All positions will be responsible for helping with other camp duties as directed by the Camp Manager/Camp Director and may include basic health checks and cleaning duties.

Fairfield County 4-H Calendar (through February) is Available!

Click here to access the 2021 Fairfield County 4-H pdf and Google calendar.

Events and programs will be added as they are scheduled. Please note, this calendar is subject to change at anytime. Please continue to check back for the most current updates.

Additional dates to put on the calendar:

  • Cloverbud Camp: June 5th, 2021
  • 4-H Endowment Legacy Dinner: June 10th, 2021
  • Intermediate Camp: June 14th-17th, 2021
  • Junior Camp: June 29th-July 2nd, 2021
  • Summer Judging Week: July 12th-15th, 2021
  • Fairfield County Fair: October 10th-16th, 2021

Attention Camp Counselors – Register NOW for Making eXtreme Counselors Workshop!

MXC = Making Extreme Counselors! It’s camp counselor training open to youth 14-18 who want to learn new ideas and activities to help make their county camp great. It happens virtually on March 6-7, 2021. Find out more at go.osu.edu/mxc and contact Aubry Fowler (fowler.443@osu.edu). All 2021 Fairfield County 4-H Camp Counselor Applicants should have received this information earlier this week via email from Aubry.
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Camp Counselors WANTED – 2021 Ohio 4-H Shooting Education Camps!

Camp counselor applications for the 2021 Ohio 4-H Shooting Education Camps are now available. No Shooting Sports experience required, but training as a camp counselor is required. Youth must be 14 as of January 1st, 2021 for Junior Shooting Sports Camp and at those who are at least 16 may be considered for Senior Shooting Sports camp; alumni encouraged to apply. find the application at go.osu.edu/shootingsportscounselor

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Apply now to be a 2021 Camp Counselor!

2021 Camp Counselor Application is now posted as an online application for youth interested in serving as a new or returning Camp Counselor (must be 14 & older to be a counselor by June 1st).

As you complete the online application, you will be asked to upload the following completed forms:

1. Standards of Behavior form

2. Ohio 4-H Camp Cell Phone Policy and Tar Hollow Electronics Policy/Camp Counselor Code of Conduct form

3. Counselor Permission to Participate – 2021 Fairfield County 4-H Camps form

4. Ohio 4-H Health Statement with picture

Applications are due by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 8th.