June 9th - 10th, 2017
The purpose of Junior Camp is for 4-H youth who have completed 2nd – 4 th grade to gain life skills through hands-on activities, experience nature, meet and interact with other youth, and work in group settings. Bus transportation is provided for all campers/counselors/ adults to the Central Wisconsin Environmental Station. The bus leaves early afternoon on Friday, June 9 and returns early evening on Saturday, June 10. Campers have the opportunity to participate in lots of cool camp activities such as: Nature Hikes and other nature activities, Wild & Wet Waterfront Activities, Awesome Campfires with Skits, Songs, and Stories, Imaginative Arts & Crafts, Cabin Dwelling, Small and Large group games Location: The Central Wisconsin Environmental Station (CWES: www.uwsp.edu/cnr-ap/ cwes) is a 200-acre teaching and learning center located 17 miles east of Stevens Point on glacial Sunset Lake. Since 1975, they have been an integral part of the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point College of Natural Resources program and is staffed with professional natural resource and environmental educators. Their Mission is to foster in adults and youth the appreciation, understanding, skill development, and motivation needed to help them build a sustainable balance between the environment, economy, and community.
Please see registration information at Camp Registration Information.
Central Wisconsin Environmental Station, Amherst, WI