4-H Camps in Delaware

Each summer Delaware 4-H provides many opportunities for 4-H members and the public to participate in camps. Some camp programs are offered as state-wide camps, while others are offered by individual county offices. Both day camps and overnight camps are offered.

2019 State Camp Information and Forms

Week-long State 4-H Camp (9-19 year old)

State 4-H Camps are held at Camp Barnes located in southeast Sussex County on beautiful Miller’s Creek.  The registration fee for this camp is $310.  Bus transportation will be available for New Castle and Kent County campers.

Week 1 – June 10-15- FULL         Week 2 – June 17-22- FULL

Registration for Both WEEK 1 and WEEK 2 is now closed as both weeks are FULL.  Should you wish to be put on the waiting list, please submit a paper registration form to the State 4-H Office.

Environmental Camp (8-12 years old) is once again being offered this year.  
The camp will be held at Ashland Nature Center.  The registration fee for this camp is $110.  Bus transportation will be available for Sussex and Kent County campers.  The date for this camp is July 5-7.  


Week 1 and 2 Class Descriptions and Class Selection Form – coming in May.  This form may be faxed to the State 4-H Office at 302-831-6758 or emailed to witte@udel.edu

2019 STATE 4-H CAMP BUS SCHEDULE (Week 1 and Week 2):

(The bus will leave promptly at the time designated below.  Arrive early so you don’t miss the bus.)

Departure time on Mon.,6/10 and 6/15 Arrival time on Sat., 6/17 and 6/22 Bus Location Address
8:15 a.m. 1:00 p.m. NCC Ext. Office 461 Wyoming Road, Newark
8:45 a.m. 12:30 p.m. People’s Plaza in front of the movie theaters
9:45 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Kent C. Ext. Office 69 Transportation Circle, Dover
10:15 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Milford (Sitel site) 999 N. Dupont Blvd. (next to Food Lion)

2019 ENVIRONMENTAL CAMP bus schedule will be posted soon.

Information for Camp Counselors

Applications will only be emailed to those with an email address on file with the State 4-H Office.  Deadline to submit your application:  February 1, 2019.