4-H Camp Conquest
Monday, June 17 - Friday, June 21, 2013
4-H Camp Conquest
All youth 8-13 (you must be eight years old as of 1/1/13) are eligible to attend the five-day camp experience on June 17-21, at 4-H Camp Conquest, Denver, Pennsylvania. Camping provides everyone with a chance to learn about nature, meet new friends, gain responsibility, and learn to live and work with others.
The total cost for camp is $275 for 4-H member or $285 for non 4-H member, which includes all meals, lodging, for the five days. Partial scholarships may be available to those in financial need. To apply for a scholarship, please enclose a letter with your registration explaining your financial need. The amount of scholarship will depend on the amount of requests.
New this year, Parents will transport their children directly to and from camp. Directions will be sent to those who register.
We will enjoy modern bunk houses and bathrooms. We have indoor/outdoor sports areas and a nature center.
The camp is directed by Jessica Smith, 4-H Program Assistant. Along with several 4-H screened volunteers and 4-H teen counselors who have have gone through training and are familiar with our camping program will supervise the camp. We have a resident nurse and a lifeguard at the camp as well. For the daily activities, trained 4-H members that are 14 -18 years old, serve as camp counselors who teach crafts, nature, recreation, and other activities to the campers. Certified camp staff will supervise the ropes, archery and riflery courses.
Our program consists of group recreation, nature and craft workshops, a ropes challenge course, and socialization activity groups. Some activities will be geared for juniors (8-10) and some specifically for seniors (11-13) to make it more rewarding for the camper.
Before you depart you will be sent a detailed letter with all the specifics (phone numbers, what to bring, etc.). If you still have questions, please don't hesitate to call our Camp Director, Jessica Smith at 610-987-0215. You can also visit the camp web site at: www.campconquest.org Registration deadline is May 31, 2013.
Please download and send in reservation by Deadline of May 31, 2013. First-come first-served will be applied to all registrations.