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New Castle County 4-H Summer Camps 2017

Cloverbud 4-H Day Camp- June 26 – 30, 2017

During this exciting camp, campers will rotate through mini-classes exploring the treasures of 4-H. Topics include environmental science, healthy living, animal science, culture and much more! Speakers will visit and there will be pool time, opportunities for arts and crafts and a field trip. Campers will have a wonderful hands-on experience in a fun-filled and safe environment.

Ages: 5-7 years old          Location: UD Townsend Hall

Hours: 8:30am-4:30pm  Cost: $200.00

Young Explorers 4-H Day Camp – June 26- 30, 2017

Campers will enjoy our traditional 4-H camp with a twist, which highlights a variety of exciting pathways, including Science and Technology, Expressive Arts, and Healthy Living. Each afternoon will feature pool time, outdoor games and a field trip is included. The week will conclude with an exciting council circle where groups will show off their talents. Campers will experience fun and active days on the University of Delaware campus!

Ages: 8-12 years old       Location: UD Townsend Hall       

Hours: 8:30am-4:30pm   Cost: $200.00

All Aboard the LeaderSHIP! An intro to Counselor-In-Training  – June 26- 30, 2017

Teens 13 and older are encouraged to climb aboard the leaderSHIP and tackle a hands-on, out-of-this-world leadership experience. This counselor training program is designed to equip teens with leadership skills that will prepare them to serve as a camp counselor in the future. This camp runs in conjunction with the Young Explorers Day Camp and teens who are age 13 by May 30 are invited to attend. Training will involve camp counselor protocol, risk management, team building, camper safety, and problem solving. Completion of this program is strongly encouraged for those teens who wish to become a 4-H camp counselor for the 2017 summer camps. 15 Camper Maximum

Ages: 13-15 years old    Location: UD Townsend Hall

Hours: 8:30am-4:30pm   Cost: $180.00

4-H Animal Science Day Camp – August 7-11, 2017

Youth attending this camp will gain a remarkable up-close educational experience with animals. Campers will delve deep into animal science to gain a more in-depth understanding of farm animals through hands-on experiences at the University of Delaware Farm. Campers will focus on dairy, equine, sheep, beef and poultry science. Campers will experience a field trip, hands-on activities and speakers. 50 Camper Maximum

Ages: 8-12 years old       Location: UD Townsend Hall

Hours: 8:30am-4:30pm   Cost: $250.00

Before Care (7:30 am – 8:30 am) and After Care (4:30 pm – 5:30 pm) are available for an additional $25.00 each, per child per camp session.

Contact: New Castle County 4-H Office at 302-831- 8965 or Serena Conner at