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The Impact of Teen Volunteers As Camp Counselors

Most of us are familiar with the need for our teens to become more independent, better communicators, and to develop good decision making skills.  A quick scan of the news headlines can really make one wonder about the future of our community, country, and world.  This post will help relieve your anxieties!  One of the ways that …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/06/26/the-impact-of-teen-volunteers-as-camp-counselors/

Preparing for Summer Camp

Photo credit UF IFAS Washington County School is out and the summer is quickly approaching. As a kid, this was my favorite time of the year because in a few weeks I would be off to summer camp. I was always excited about summer camp because it was a time to make new friends while …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/06/12/preparing-for-summer-camp/

Summer Camp is Almost Here: Preparation Tips for Campers (and Parents!)

Summer camp teaches children independence and leadership skills. Summer is here and summer camp is on the horizon. Maybe this is your child’s first time to an overnight camp or they are “old pros” at this thing called camp. Many parents and children will have camp anxieties, but here are some things you can do …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/10/09/summer-camp-is-almost-here-preparation-tips-for-campers-and-parents/

How Volunteer Leaders Can Promote 4-H Camp Involvement

One word: Incentives Youth enjoy 4-H summer camp because it provides a welcoming environment where they can learn and grow.  They get to make new friends and participate in activities like, archery, swimming, canoeing, rocketry, kayaking, arts and crafts, and more.  When they come home from camp singing camp songs and relating their awesome experiences, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/07/05/how-volunteer-leaders-can-promote-4-h-camp-involvement/

Forestry Tools Jefferson and Leon Outdoor Camp

Author: Scott Jackson – lsj@ufl.edu http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/seagrant Panhandle Outdoors

Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/06/17/forestry-tools-jefferson-and-leon-outdoor-camp/

Tips for Summer Camp FUNdraising

Sherri Kraeft Wakulla County 4-H Agent Wakulla County Extension Office 84 Cedar Avenue Crawfordville, FL   32327 sjkraeft@ufl.edu 850-926-3931 850-926-8789 Tips for Summer Camp FUNdraising Every child wants the opportunity to attend summer camp, but some are unable to due to financial hardships on their families. In order to alleviate this problem, many counties have begun …

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Permanent link to this article: http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/04/12/tips-for-summer-camp-fundraising/

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