Who may attend?Any youth, some camps are age specific (as of the first day of that week's camp session). 4-H membership is not required. We maintain a 1:8 ratio of staff to campers. A camper may attend a maximum of 4 sessions during the summer. Application - (Accepted on a first come first serve basis)Parents must complete the application and pay prior to attending camp. For additional applications visit our website or call 583-5161. Indicate the camp number(s) your child is attending on the front of the application. Pre-register and pay as soon as possible. You are considered registered once the signed camp application and payment in full is received. We do not send confirmations. Mail application to: 4-H Rural Life Center, PO Box 37 , Halifax , NC 27839 . Make checks payable to: Halifax County . Operating Hours8:30 am until 3:30 pm. Some weeks, campers will have an opportunity for a field trip and may have different hours to be announced that week. There will not be any overnight stay. Friday dismissal is at 3:30 pm.* MealsLunch will be provided Monday through Friday. On our charter bus field trips, lunch and dinner will be paid for by the camper with money brought from home.* TransportationTransportation will not be provided. Parents are responsible for picking up and dropping off campers each day. A photo ID may be required. Transportation for field trips will be provided and may have an additional cost.* Parents will be called if this schedule changes. Safety rules are posted on the bus. Cost - (Make checks payable to Halifax County)$55.00 per week plus the cost of field trips if applicable.* Refunds will not be given if canceled less than two weeks prior to the camp or the child returns home voluntarily or is dismissed. There will be a charge for all returned checks.
Activities and GoalsEducational activities may be offered in animal science, foods and nutrition, safety, wildlife, outdoor recreation, crafts, environmental awareness, and others with the goal of improving the camper’s life skills in such areas as self-esteem, cooperation, self-motivation, teamwork, and decision-making. All camps have a specific focus but will include many of our traditional 4-H activities that make camp fun, safe, and exciting.*Some camps may have different fees and schedules and may change.North Carolina State University and North Carolina A&T State University commit themselves to positive action to secure equal opportunity regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, religion, sex, age, or disability. In addition, the two Universities welcome all persons without regard to sexual orientation.
Director:Joe LongSend E-MailPhone: (252) 583-5161(252) 583-1821
Physical Address:13763 Highway 903Halifax, NC 27839
Mailing Address:P.O. Box 37Halifax, NC 27839