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Sign-up for 4-H camp underway

Published: Saturday, March 1, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

MOUNT CARROLL – 4-H Camp Week is June 9-13 at Camp Benson in Mount Carroll.

4-H Camp is a 5-day, 4-night residential camping experience conducted cooperatively by staff members from the University of Illinois Extension in Unit 1, Jo Daviess, Stephenson, and Winnebago counties, Unit 2 in Boone, DeKalb, and Ogle counties, and Camp Benson.

4-H Camp is open to all youth, ages 8-14 by June 9. 4-H membership is not required.

Registration is $235 if registered by today, and $250 thereafter. A minimum $75 deposit is required with the registration form. A T-shirt is included in the cost. Scholarship rebates are provided for enrolled 4-H club members in some counties. Contact any local extension for information on scholarship rebates for 4-H members.

To register or for more information, call the University of Illinois Extension, Ogle County at 815-732-2191. Go to http://web.extension.illinois.edu/bdo/ and click on 4-H Camp to print an application or to register online.

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