2015 Johnson County 4-H Summer Camps!

We're now registering youth ages 7 - 12 for our Summer Camps. Your child does not need to be a 4-H member to enjoy our camping experience. Please note that our Day Camps are very popular and fill up quickly.

Campference: May 31 - June 3

This event is for youth ages 12-14 (as of Jan. 1, 2015).  Campference will be held at the Rock Springs 4-H Center near Junction City, KS.  Participants will experience the feel of a conference while enjoying camp activities.  Transportation will not be provided to this conference.  However carpooling will be encouraged. Visit www.kansas4-H.org for registration details.

Discovery Days:  K-State Campus in Manhattan: May 26-29

This one-of-a-kind overnight camp gives all youth ages 13 – 18 an opportunity to explore 4-H projects, gain leadership and communication skills, and experience K-State’s campus. 4-H membership is not required.  Participants should anticipate paying an additional fee for transportation.  Visit www.kansas4-H.org for registration details.

Campference and Discovery Days Scholarships

Our Johnson County 4-H Ambassadors group is excited to announce their sponsorship of scholarships for Johnson County 4-H'ers to attend two great state events:  Discovery Days & Campference.  

Fantastic 4-H Overnight Camp: June 6-9

This camp is a four day/three night camp experience for ALL youth ages 7-12. 4-H membership is not required. Campers will ride horses, go canoeing, hike the trails and jump in the pool. Your camper will sing songs by the campfire, make crafts and meet new friends. Camp is located at Rock Springs 4-H Center near Junction City, KS. Transportation is provided.

Kansas 4-H Camp: Video For Parents

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Fantastic 4-H Registration Information

Camper Resources

Summer Day Camps

Cooking Camp: June 16 - 18 and July 14-16

There will be two options available this year for the Cooking Camp: June 16-18 or July 14-16. Both sessions will feature the same recipes and activities. The Cooking Day Camps are open to youth ages 7-12 and are held at the Extension office from 9 a.m.-noon. Registration is $50 per session.


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