Wasco County 4-H Camps and Trainings

The Wasco County 4-H program offers a variety of day and residential camps and topic specific clinics, trainings and events.

Summer Day Camps

Several summer day camps held in The Dalles, Dufur, Mosier and Maupin are sponsored by the OSU Wasco County 4-H Youth Development program. Please note the ages listed for each offering. Partial scholarships are available. 

2016 The Dalles Day Camps Information and Registration Form

Maupin Summer Day Camps   Registration Form

Mosier Camp and registration

Dufur Camps and registration


Mid Columbia Spring Horse Classic

The Horse Classic event includes the Horse Bowl, Hippology and Presentations/Public Speaking contests. The 2016 event is scheduled for Saturday, February 27, 2016.

 

  Camp Counselor Program

Trained Teen Counselors are needed for all camps. The Columbia Gorge Camp Counselor Training Program is designed to train older youth to serve as camp counselors at any youth camp, including 4-H Camp Morrow. Though counselors need to be high-school aged, youth ages 12 and up from Sherman, Hood River and Wasco County are invited to attend the trainings which are scheduled for January 19, 2015 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm and February 16, 2015 from 10-3pm in The Dalles.  Counselors chosen for 4-H Camp will also meet 4/18, 5/31 and 6/16.

2014 Columbia Gorge Camp Counselor Training Information  

2014 4-H Camp Morrow Staff Application

Residential Camps

4-H Camp Morrow is for youth ages 9-11. It is a 4 day, 3 night camp held at Camp Morrow on the Pine Hollow Reservoir near Wamic, OR the third week of June. 2016 dates are June 16-18th .

2016 4-H Camp Morrow Brochure and registration

2016 Camper information

Both residential camps require the Official 4-H Health/Code of Conduct forms to accompany the registration form and payment.

Partial scholarships are available.


2016 HEARTH Spring Events

Girls Night In! Join us for this overnight event on March 11th for 4-H members in the 4th-8th grades. Click here for more information and for a link to sign up!

 

Topic Specific Trainings and Events

The Babysitting Training is designed for youth ages 11-19 to gain the knowledge and skills needed to be successful babysitters. Lessons include first aid and safety, nutrition and preparing food, playing with children of all ages, and running a babysitting business.

Horse Classic, a multi-contest event that includes Horse Bowl, Hippology, Presentations and Public Speaking is scheduled for February 27th, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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Publication will be made available in accessible formats upon request. Please call 541-296-5494 for information. If you have a physical disability that requires special considerations in order for you to attend the 4-H events, please notify the Wasco County Extension Service at 541-296-5494 by 10 days in advance of the event.