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Duval County 4-H Summer Camps

Summer Camps

Duval County 4-H Summer Camps
Short Description

EVERY SUMMER DUVAL COUNTY 4-H PROVIDES SUMMER CAMPING OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUTH AGES 5-14 YEARS OLD AND CAMP COUNSELOR OPPORTUNITIES FOR 15-18 YEAR OLDS.

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SEW FUN! SEWING DAY CAMP
June 6-8, 2022, 8:45am-4pm, ages 9-14, $100

Beginner campers will learn about sewing tools, materials, and techniques, as well as explore fashion design elements to create a garment and accessories. All materials needed and a sewing kit to take home will be provided. Register campers here. Registration closes on May 25, 2022 or when filled. 

EXPRESS YOURSELF ARTS DAY CAMP
June 13-16, 2022, 9am-4pm, ages 9-13, $130

Do you like to create and craft? If so, this camp is for you! During Express Yourself Art Camp we’ll draw, paint, make wood burning art, bind books, create videos, and more! Register campers here. Registration closes on June 1, 2022 or when filled. 

THE GAMING EXPERIENCE DAY CAMP
June 20-24, 2022, 8:45am-4pm, ages: 8-13, $120

Journey beyond the screen with gaming! Adventure in the worlds of role-playing games, conquer challengers in tabletop games, shuffle your way to victory in cards, and so much more! Register campers here. Registration closes on June 8, 2022 or when filled. 

FLORIDA 4-H LEGISLATURE 
June 20-24, 2022, overnight, ages 13-18 (as of September 1, 2021) 
Florida 4-H Legislators provides an opportunity for teen 4-H members to have a “learn by doing” experience in state government each summer. During this event, 4-H’ers will serve as Florida 4-H senators, representatives, lobbyists, media correspondents, Lt. Governor or Governor in a “mock” style experience. 4-H participants will get to experience what it takes for laws to be considered and passed or vetoed in a model legislative session at the Florida State Capital. The purpose of Florida 4-H Legislature is to provide an experience that prepares 4-H members for leadership in the American democratic process. Each participant learns, practices and defends the theory and process of representing citizens and making public policy. Register through your 4-H Online profile

ALL ABOUT ANIMALS DAY CAMP
June 27-30, 2022, 8:45am-4pm, ages 5-8, $100
During this camp, campers will learn about all different kinds of animals such as farm animals, pets, marine animals, wildlife, entomology, and exotic animals with hands on science  activities. Register campers here. Registration closes on June 15, 2022 or when filled.

KIDS IN THE KITCHEN COOKING DAY CAMP
July 6-8 2022, 8:45am-4pm, ages 10-14, $100
Do you want to learn how to cook good food and learn what types of food you need for your body? Well, put on your chef's hat and apron and join us for a fun-filled 3 days of beginner cooking! Each day you will learn cooking techniques, the culinary industry, and the science behind cooking. Register campers here. Registration closes on June 22, 2022 or when filled. 

GALACTIC QUEST SPACE CAMP
July 11-14, 2022, 8:45am-4pm, ages 10-13, $130
In space camp, youth will gain a solid understanding of space and opportunities within the field by participating in engaging activities, exciting lessons, and an awesome field trip to the Kennedy space center to end the week! For the Kennedy space center field trip: Youth will need to arrive at the 4-H Extension office on Thursday at 7:00am.

MARINE CAMP AT 4-H CAMP TIMPOOCHEE 
July 18-22, 2022 (overnight camp), ages: 8-12, $425

Registration will open February 1st and be available on a first come, first serve basis. Registration will be open in 4-H Online. Campers who register before March 15th will receive a $25 discount.
for more information about 4-H Camp Timpoochee: https://florida4h.ifas.ufl.edu/camps/camp-timpoochee/ Calling all ocean lovers! Marine science camp is back in full swing! Join us as campers become oceanographers and dive into the wonders of our Florida seas, gulfs, and bays. This week we will take a special focus on our local and regional ecosystems that make Florida so unique. Expect to explore our very own Choctawhatchee Bay, practicing different types of netting, and learning to identify fish and aquatic plants. Don’t forget the Timpoochee tradition of marine camp water carnival!  

4-H UNIVERSITY 
July 25-29, 2022 (overnight camp), age: 14-18 years old (as of September 1, 2021)

Florida 4-H University is a week-long overnight event for senior 4-H youth (4-H age 14-18) held at the University of Florida. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in educational workshops lead by University of Florida faculty, explore career opportunities, lead community service activities, interact with youth from all over the state, and have fun while developing critical life skills that will help them become productive and engaged citizens of the communities, their country, and their world. Register through your 4-H Online profile

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