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Johnson County
11811 S. Sunset Drive
Suite 1500
Olathe, KS 66061

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Make an appointment, before coming into the office.

Monday - Friday,
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

(913) 715-7000
(913) 715-7005 fax

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4-H Youth Development Camps

Your child does not need to be a 4-H member to enjoy some of our camping experiences. Please note that our camps are very popular and fill up quickly.

Discovery Days in Manhattan (virtual in 2021): June 1-4, 2021

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. Open to both 4-H'ers and non 4-H'ers.

Wild Clover Overnight Camp: no camp in 2021

Cooking Camp: 

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.


Fantastic 4-H Overnight Camp: June 6-9, 2021

This camp is a four day/three night camp experience for youth ages 7-12. Due to limited capacity for 2021, camp is open to only enrolled 4-H members. Campers will ride horses, go canoeing, hike the trails and jump in the pool. Your camper will sing songs by the campfire and meet new friends. Camp is located at Rock Springs 4-H Center near Junction City, KS. Transportation will NOT be provided in 2021. 

Campference (virtual in 2021): June 27-30, 2021

This event is for youth ages 12-14 (before Jan. 1 of the current 4-H year). 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.


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Jessie Furgins
4-H/Youth Development Agent

Nancy Carr
School Enrichment Coordinator

Christin Bartels
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