Upcoming Events



Summer Camp 2017

Boy in canoe at summer camp with "Register now" banner

We are so excited to announce that Alabama 4-H Summer Camp registration is open!

Summer camp is a great opportunity for 4-H members ages 9-14 to meet new friends, reconnect with old friends, learn new skills, and gain new and exciting experiences. This year, Covington county dates are June 14-16. Cost is $130 and includes lodging, meals, snacks, and transportation to and from summer camp.

Camp Events
Each day campers will enjoy a different series of activities, all designed to help them make new friends, work together, and build relationships. A few of this year’s activities include the following:
-Flag Ceremonies
-Campfire Welcome
-Pirate Deck Party
-Sports Night

Water Adventures
Some of the most memorable activities include adventures in and on the water.  With a full-sized pool and Lay Lake at their disposal, campers can splash into summer with the following favorites:
-Canoeing
-Pool
-Paddle Boards

Sports & Outdoors
From swinging and shooting to racing and roping, there’s always something active to do at camp. An ever-expanding list of sports-related pastimes keep our campers on the move:
-Archery
-Climbing Wall
-Giant Swing
-Amazing Race

Exploration Awaits!
History, science, art, and design —all this and more can be found at 4-H Summer Camp. If your interest lies in exploring new ways to learn and be creative, we’ve got activities just for you:
-Alabama the Great!
-Arts & Crafts
-Survivor
-Rocketry

 

Contact the Covington County Extension Office for more information.  You can also learn more by contacting 4-H Foundation Agent, Katie Lee or 4-H Agent Catherine Rider.

Check out our 4-H Summer Camp Video

See pictures from last year

Staff
All 4-H Summer Camp counselors are first aid/CPR certified, are ARC lifeguard certified, have undergone background checks, and completed counselor training. Adult chaperones are Alabama Extension staff and volunteer leaders. All have undergone background checks and completed 4-H overnight chaperone training