AR 4-H Camps


Arkansas 4-H Camps

COVID-19 Notes:

The AR 4-H Camps office has returned to the office full time.  But, because it is now camp season the best way to contact me will still be via email, Messenger, cell phone/text.  

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Virtual Camp Sessions

Our monthly virtual camp sessions will be the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 4pm for Spring 2021.  We will transition to the 3rd Thursday for Summer 2021.  I will post a supplies list at least 1 week in advance.  These sessions are open to anyone who would like to join.  I am also working on posting follow up videos to each of the sessions.  You can find information about past sessions on our Virtual Programming  page. 

Upcoming Virtual Camp Sessions:

Session Date:  July 15, 2021 @ 4pm CST

Supplies needed:
Acrylic Paint (# of colors is optional)
Variety of circular objects with different diameters that you can dip paint in (ex: pencil with flat eraser, q-tip, dowel rod, etc)
Object to paint (what it is is your choice, pre-prep if needed, black makes a good base coat but base it on the other colors you choose)
Paint tray (or paper plate/etc to pour paint into)
Damp rag/paper towel
Clear finishing spray (your choice, optional)
Contact Creenna ( for Zoom info.

Session Date:  August 19, 2021 @ 4pm CST


In-Person Camps

The Arkansas 4-H State Camping Program offers camping and training opportunities for youth 5-19 years old and adults.  We offer both day camp and overnight camping, at the C. A. Vines Arkansas 4-H Center, 10 miles west of Little Rock.  We have canoeing, swimming, archery, fishing, rock climbing, high ropes challenge course, off-site adventure camping, and more!
Camps take place at the Arkansas 4-H Center 
Campers will enjoy: 
  • 228 acres in the Ouachita Mountains near Little Rock
  • Air-Conditioned/Heated Lodging 
  • Lake for Canoeing and Fishing
  • Swimming Pool
  • Prepared meals with breakfast bar and salad bar


2021 dates are tentative.

We offer camps with a wide range of learning opportunities; from wilderness adventure to crafts, our 4-H camping program has it all!

Parents/Volunteers are welcome to attend most of our camps (unless noted as youth only).  Parents/Volunteers wanting to attend camp will need to complete the volunteer leader screening process.  This usually takes several weeks to be processed so please start the process early.  Contact your county agent on how to begin.

Registration for 4-H members will be through the Arkansas 4-H Enrollment & Events System, unless otherwise noted.   

4-H Members:  Please contact your County Extension Office for 4-H pricing.

SCHOLARSHIPS for 4-H Members are available.  Scholarships will be awarded based on need and funding availability.  Scholarship applications have closed.

Registration will for summer sessions will open 4/23 @ 2pm.  All camps are held at the AR 4-H Center unless otherwise noted.  

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