Wake County 4-H Summer Camp
June 22-27, 2014 
at the
 Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center
Wake County 4-H Summer Camp 2014 registration is now open! 
 
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Wake County 4-H Youth Development is happy to announce that we are again partnering with the Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center to provide an exceptional summer camp program from June 22 to June 27, 2014. The Center, located in Reidsville, NC, is operated by the Cooperative Extension Service through North Carolina State University.
 
Highly trained 4-H professionals, recent college graduates and students staff the camp program.  Camp specialists supervise activities such as swimming and climbing wall, where unique skills are needed.  Accredited by the American Camping Association, the center provides continual supervision with one staff per eight campers to ensure an wonderful camp experience for your child!
 
All Camp Programs include transportation to and from camp, all meals, lodging, a Wake County 4-H Camp T-shirt and $15 per camper to spend at the camp store!
 
Traditional Camp for youth ages 8–12 (birthday by June 22) includes:
Q  Canoeing
Q  High Ropes Course
Q  Archery
Q  Swimming     
Q  Climbing Wall
Q  Arts and Crafts
Q Teambuilding
Q  Outdoor Living Skills 
Q  Environmental Education
And more! 
 
     Please use the link below to register:
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After submitting the online registration you will receive a confirmation by email
with instructions for remitting
a $100 non-refundable deposit to
guarantee your child’s space at camp.
 
Adventure Camp Program for youth ages 12–13 (birthday by June 22)
consists of most Traditional Camp experiences (canoeing, arts and crafts, high ropes course, swimming, teambuilding, climbing wall and more)
Adventure Campers learn:
 Q Orienteering using GPS/GIS
Q Outdoor Living Skills for a 2 night outpost camping experience on Center property

   

  The Adventure Camp Program is $440. 

      Please use the link below to register:

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After submitting the online registration you will receive a confirmation by email with instructions for remitting a $100 non-refundable deposit to guarantee your child’s space at camp.

Trekker Camp Program for young teens ages 13–14 (birthday by June 22)
is
perfect for those who have aged out of traditional summer camp programs. It provides exciting ways to learn new skills and add to the confidence they will need as older teens.
Trekker Campers experience:
Q Expanded Canoeing Techniques
Q Advanced Climbing Skills
Q High Ropes and Teambuilding
 
Trekkers enjoy a 2 day,
1 night, off-site camping trip that
includes rock climbing on Pilot
Mountain and canoeing on a local
low rapids river!
                                               
 
  The Trekker Camp Program is $460.
       
          Please use the link below to register:
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After submitting the online registration you will receive a confirmation by email with instructions for remitting a $100 non-refundable deposit to guarantee your child’s space at camp.
 
All campers enjoy evenings around the campfire, shared discoveries about different cultures, showcasing talents in skits and programs, swimming, climbing, canoeing, new games and dances, and much, much more! Their daily adventures are shared with their families via a secure and private Internet site.
 
 
Visit the link below to find out more about the Betsy-Jeff Penn Center:
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Thanks to Send A Kid To Camp for helping us send many deserving children to camp in 2013.

Send A Kid To Camp enables children ages 5–17 living in difficult circumstances from Chatham, Durham, Orange and Wake counties to attend summer camp! These children may be disabled, living in foster care, or from a family unable to afford camp. YOU can give these children a summer experience to remember by making a gift or getting involved.

Many deserving youth from Wake County have attended
4-H Camp through the Send a Kid To Camp program.
 
To donate or to find out more, please follow this link:
   
 
For more information about the Wake County Camp program contact:
 
Diane Schmidt
919-212-9587
or
Andrew J. Meyer
919-250-3977
 
 
 
When a DISASTER strikes
are you READY?
NORTHEAST DISTRICT
4-H SCIENCE CAMP
 
Community Emergency Response Team
 
Open to all Rising 6th–8th-Graders
 
July 7–9, 2014
 
NC Wesleyan College
Rocky Mount, NC
 
Would you like to learn how to be better prepared?
 
Join us at C.E.R.T. ACADEMY and learn how to cope with the aftermath of a disaster!
 
Northeastern North Carolina is faced with hurricanes, tornadoes, fires, accidents and even earthquakes. When emergency services cannot get to you, we as citizens rely on our community for help. Each camper will take home a C.E.R.T. Kit, valued at $60, filled with safety equipment!
 
ACTION-PACKED WORKSHOPS
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Fire Safety
  • Disaster Medical
  • Search & Rescue
  • Disaster Psychology
  • Terrorism & Manmade Disaster
  • Disaster Simulation
 
NIGHT ACTIVITIES
  • Bowling
  • Cookout at Red Oak Park
  • Offsite Dining at Pizza Inn
  • Games
C.E.R.T. Camp is $100 per camper and includes lodging, meals, C.E.R.T. Kit, activities, workshops, transportation and limited insurance.
For the registration form and more information open this link:
 
Submit a completed registration form and non-refundable payment of
$50 by APRIL 24, 2014, to: 
 
Wake County 4-H CERT
4001-E Carya Drive
Raleigh, NC 27610
  
For more information contact:​
Martha Smith
Or call: 919-250-1092
 
 

 

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Fur, Fish 'N Game Rendezvous
Millstone 4-H Center
A once in a lifetime outdoor learning experience for campers ages 11 to 16!
Fur, Fish ’N Game Camp is designed to give participants a better understanding of our natural resources and how we interact with them. The camp is limited to 85 campers in order to ensure that each camper has an opportunity to participate and interact in a very personalized setting.
 
For more information contact:

Millstone 4-H Camp