4-H Summer Camp July 15-19 “The 4-H Effect….The Science of Fun!”
Join us for a fun–filled week of science programs and activities in addition to our classic 4-H summer camp program. Your child will have the opportunity to choose from a variety of fun and educational classes: canoeing, rifle safety, archery, swimming, theater, robotics, animal science, nature and more! Registrations are still being accepted at this time for youth who will be at least 9 by September 30, 2013, but had not yet turned 14 on January 1, 2013. Call (434) 985-5236 for more information. Cost: $195 per youth.
4-H Summer Camp July 15-19 “The 4-H Effect….The Science of Fun" Brochure (PDF | 712KB)
4-H Club Activities
This summer we have a variety of clubs and fun activities meeting throughout the summer. We have Poultry and Rabbit Club, Livestock Club and Greene HorseShoes 4-H Club (Animal Science: Horse projects). For middle school and high school students, we offer International Club and Y.E.S. (Youth Energized for Success). Our teen club is active in community service and social events throughout the summer and actively plans and assists with 4-H Summer camp and a variety of workshops.
We are offering several workshops on July 25-26 for youth ages 9 and up.
- Cooking 4-Fun!, July 25, 9a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - basic cooking techniques, healthy summer recipes fresh from the garden! Youth prepare their own nutritious lunch! Cost $8
- Crazy 4-Crafts!, July 25, 1-4 p.m. - Nature Crafts and other creative fun! 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Cost $8
- Baking 4-Fun, July 26, 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - Delicious and hearty muffins and your own Stromboli or Calzone for lunch! Cost $8
- Canning 4-Fun, July 26, 1:00-4:00 p.m. - Learn the basics of water bath canning and preserving using USDA approved recipes.
If you have questions in any of the 4-H programs listed above, please contact Kathryn Alstat at email@example.com or (434) 985-5236.
Pest Management Guides Available
The 2013 version of Virginia Cooperative Extension's Pest Management Guides are now available on our website. The guides cover Field Crops, Home Grounds and Animals, and Horticultural and Forest Crops.