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Camp Tiimpoochee Summer Camp & Other Spring 4H Programs...

Discussion in 'Events and Activities' started by Teresa, Mar 6, 2018.

  1. Teresa

    Teresa SoWal Guide Staff Member

    Nov 15, 2004
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    South Walton, FL
    Walton County 4-H is buzzing with programs galore! Don't miss your opportunity to take advantage of these positive youth development programs that teach your children life skills that will stay with them for years after their 4-H experience.

    Stitch Perfect (SPRING BREAK March 19-21, 2018)
    Any youth ages 8-18 interested in learning how to sew, quilt, hand stitch, knit, cross-stitch or just learn some neat new no-sew projects with 4-H, please join us for our annual STITCH PERFECT SPRING BREAK SEWING CAMP! Every year the Chautauqua Quilters Guild comes in and teaches our youth an amazing life skill...SEWING...which is a skill many adults (like Ms. Baylee and Ms. Jena) lack now-a-days. So come take advantage of our 3 day camp and learn not only how to execute some amazing stitch work but also to have "SEW" much fun learning about the history of this fine art and the agricultural products that make it possible. Hurry, spots are filling fast, only 10 for beginner sewers and 10 for advanced sewers! Contact 850-892-8172 or bsweat@ufl.edu<mailto:bsweat@ufl.edu> for registration information.


    Camp Timpoochee
    (June 11-15, 2018)
    Any youth ages 8-12 (as of Sept 1, 2017) and ages 13-18 (as of Sept 1, 2017) can register to attend our summer residential camp, Camp Timpoochee, from June 11-15. This camp week is packed with experiential learning opportunities such as marine biology, science, shooting sports, crafts, recreation, kayaking, snorkeling, fishing, and much much more! Youth get to interact with other youth from neighboring counties during this week to make new friends and learn new skills together all while taking in the fantastic environment of the Choctaw Bay. Ages 8-12 are considered campers with a registration fee of $250 and deadline for application of April 30th. Ages 13-18 are considered Counselors with a registration fee of $190 and deadline for application of March 9th! Counselor aged youth MUST interview with the 4-H Agent and attend a MANDATORY counselor training on Saturday, April 7th from 8-4:30. A nonrefundable deposit of $50 is required to hold your camper's/counselor's spot on our registration list. We are only allowed 40 total participants on a first come first served basis. Download the packets (in PDF format) from our website 4-H Programs - UF/IFAS Extension and turn them into our office with your $50 deposit and/or full payment.

    Jena Brooks Gilmore
    4-H Youth Development Agent
    UF IFAS Extension Walton County
    Phone- 850-892-8172
    Website- walton.ifas.ufl.edu/4hy

    Looking to do something amazing this summer?!? Why not apply to be Camp Staff with Florida 4-H Camping! You wont regret it! Click the link below for more information!


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