The 4-H Camp Ohio Board of Trustees is starting a Friends of 4-H Camp Ohio Network! This network will help people who are passionate about camp to connect with the board. By completing the survey below, you will be listed on the Friends of 4-H Camp Ohio roster. Members of the network will be able to help improve camp using their unique talents and through volunteer opportunities. Members will also be kept up to date on camp events and happenings, as well as be invited to members only 4-H Camp Ohio events.
Virtual Junior Camp will be coming on June 29……More information will be coming soon! 4-H staff and counselors have been working hard to create a fun virtual camp experience. Click here to join the Wayne County 4-H Junior Camp group and to register for Junior Camp!
Attention all Let’s Start Cooking and Snack Attack members! We will be holding a Food & Nutrition Camp from June 16 – 18. You will learn about basic nutrition concepts, kitchen safety, ingredient measuring, food preparation and much more! Click here to join our Food & Nutrition Camp group!
Wayne County 4-H will be holding a virtual sewing camp from June 9 through June 11! Topics covered will include basic sewing equipment, how to use a sewing machine, and many more beginner sewing topics. Go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/261772418341164/?source_id=561918913884132 to join!
Now more than ever, 4-H Camp Ohio needs your support. As a result of these challenging times, the income loss from camp closures may be more than we can withstand. Your gift today helps us to make it through this storm to welcome campers back next summer. Go to go.osu.edu/CampOhio to show your love to Camp Ohio!
Calling all stay-at-home campers! Ohio 4-H staff miss summer camp as much as you do, and we want to do what we can to bring elements of camp to your home! On June 9-11, you are invited to join us for Ohio 4-H Camp…ish! It is open to any youth ages 8-18 across the state of Ohio. Friends who are not in 4-H are welcome to register, too! There is no cost for attending, although some activities will require the use of basic art supplies, household items, or things found outdoors. Please visit go.osu.edu/campish to register by June 7! Activities will be hosted at the following times each day: 9-11 AM, 1-3 PM, 4-5 PM. Campers are not required to attend all sessions, so sign up and come for the times you can enjoy Camp…ish activities brought to you by Ohio 4-H Camp…ish Directors!
2020 News for 4-H and Ohio Military Kids
Here’s to the start of new decade for Ohio Military Kids! This will be a year of appreciation as we embrace 2020 with open minds and big hearts. We extend our appreciation to those past, present, and future who contribute time and efforts to support the increasing number of military-affiliated youth served by OMK.
Ohio Military Kids is a partnership with Ohio State University Extension 4-H Youth Development and Ohio National Guard Family Readiness. This partnership allows us to put on numerous events around the state of Ohio. From overnights, daylong programs, weekend camps, and even a weeklong camp, these events are open to youth of military families. 4-H older youth and adults can volunteer for OMK events, including as camp counselors in the summer!
With our event season approaching, we are all excited to embrace the new year of 2020! Ohio Military Kids just launched their first wave of events for March and April. These events include two daylong horse camps, a zoo overnight, and a weekend farm visit. Visit our website at go.osu.edu/OMKevents to learn more about the 2020 adventures of Ohio Military Kids!
Applications are now available for 2020 Ohio 4-H Shooting Sports Camp Counselors! Potential counselors must be 14 years old as of January 1st. No shooting sports experience required! Shooting Sports Camp will be held from June 25th – 28th at Canters Cave
4-H camp located in Jackson, Ohio. Applications and additional information can be found at https://go.osu.edu/shootingsportscounselor. Applications are due by
March 14, 2020.
Dear 4-H members and parents,
We hope you’re excited about 4-H Camp this week and we look forward to seeing you at camp tomorrow Wednesday June 29th. We recently became aware of a major road closure on State Route 514 south of Nashville, which is on the way to camp. So listed below is important detour information that we hope makes your trip to and from Camp easier.
The 4-H Camp Ohio address is: 11461 Camp Ohio Rd, St Louisville, OH 43071
Here is a link to a map and driving directions to 4-H Camp Ohio.
To avoid the SR 514 closure just south of Nashville, Ohio….
- Head West on SR 39 out of Nashville for 3 miles.
- Turn left on County Rd 22, (just before Haudenschild Insurance)
- Travel on County Rd 22 3.6 miles
- Turn right on SR 514 and proceed toward Danville.
As a reminder registration at camp is from 3-3:30 pm. Pick up from Camp is on Sunday July 3rd at 10 am. Parents are also welcome to attend the closing ceremonies on Sunday at 9:30 am.
Should you need to access the Camper Confirmation Letter, Packing List, Health Form or other documents – they are all available on our website at: http://wayne.osu.edu/camp