Milam County 4-H provides 4-H members with day camps within Milam County as well as some District and State 4-H Camps. Below are some opportunities for the youth of Milam County to participate in.
Dates: July 7-9th
Deadline to register for County Camp: May 26
Location: Lakeview Methodist Conference Center, Palestine TX. (Transportation will be the responsibility of the parents)
Ages: for 4-H members grades 3rd-8th with 4-H members grades 9th-12th serving as Teen Leaders. (For school year 2017-2018)
Cost of Camp: $125 for campers and teen leaders, $85 for adult chaperones. Includes: meals, lodging, snacks and t-shirts
WANTED: Teen Leaders: Senior age 4-H members are needed to help as workshop leaders or group leaders. Please let County Extension Office know if you are interested in being a leader. June 5th – Teen Leader Training, Waco, 10:00 AM (Mandatory for those wanting to be leader)
Forms and other camp information:
4-H Summer Day Camps Offered
Milam County 4-H Day Camps and Activities are being offered:
June 12th: Family Fun Day, Waco, all families welcome!
June 16th: Fun Day Camp, Bea’s Kitchen- Cameron, Ages 5-8
July 5th: Water Day Camp, YEB-Cameron, All Ages
July 18th: FCS Camp, Abiding Lutheran Church-Cameron, All ages
Please pre-register by calling the Milam County Extension Office at 254-697-7045. Pre-registration is required so we know how many supplies to buy!
Milam County 4-H will offer a Family Fun Day on June 12, 2017, from 9am-4pm. We will be going to Waco and visiting the Cameron Park Zoo and the Baylor Mayborn Museum. Transportation and a sack lunch will be on your own. We plan to meet at Cameron Park Zoo at 9am. Then leave and have lunch at the Mayborn Museum pavilion then go to the museum. Price will be $10 each for Adults and Children and $5 each for 3 and under. Registration and money is due by June 1st. Sign up and pay at the Extension Office. This is a great way to spend time with your family on a local adventure. 4-H membership is not required but we encourage you to join afterwards of course! Registration is required so we can order tickets at discounted amounts. No late registrations accepted.
Fun Day Camp: June 16th: This FREE Fun Day Camp will be offered from 9am-12pm at Bea’s Kitchen in Cameron. The Day Camp is for ages 5-8 (or those entering K-2 grade next year) who want to learn more about 4-H and do some fun and exciting crafts for the summer. Other activities including learning 4-H pledge and projects to do in 4-H!
Water Day Camp: 4-H Water Camp will be on July 5th from 3-5pm at the Youth Exposition Building in Cameron. (301 S. Houston, Cameron) The cost is FREE and ages 5-18 (or those entering K-2 grade next year) are welcome to come. Come and have fun at the Water Day Camp. Learn about water conservation, hydration, and have fun playing some water games! Please wear clothes to get wet and/or dirty.
FCS Day Camp: July 18th What is FCS Day Camp? Family and Consumer Sciences relates to 4-H projects like food and nutrition, consumer education, and clothing and textiles. At FCS Camp we will be making homemade pie crusts and learning how to shop!!! Time for this camp will be from 9am-4pm and lunch will be provided. The cost of the camp is FREE! The FCS Camp will be held at the Abiding Lutheran Church in Cameron, TX. Ages will be for 5-18 year olds (or those entering K-12 grade this coming year).