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Jaylynn Maxey
Extra Help, Summer
University of Illinois Extension
707 Windsor Road, Suite A
Charleston, IL 61920
Phone: 217-345-7034
FAX: 217-348-7940
jmaxey2@illinois.edu

Cumberland County 4-H

Cumberland County 4-H

4-H Camp

About 4-H Memorial Camp

Get outside this summer! You can begin your adventure of a lifetime at 4-H Memorial Camp! Participants get to live in cabins, hike in Allerton Park trails,  swim in the lake, boat, make crafts, climb rocks, and most importantly make new friends. 4-H Memorial Camp offers a quality summer camp experience. It is open to all youth ages 8 - 16 years. Both 4-H members and those new to 4-H are welcome!

 So don't sit around home this summer! Find your adventure at 4-H Memorial Camp. Every day is an opportunity to try something new! You get to choose the activities you like the most! Meeting new friends is one of the best parts of camp. Each cabin holds 8 campers and 1 counselor. The famous family-style meals are served in a large dining hall. Many areas are available for you to learn about including but not limited to model rocketry, flower arranging, GPS guided geo-caching, and photography. Evening programs include campfires, games, skits, songs, campouts, and a big dance. The program is five days and includes waterfront programs, arts and crafts, nature programs, and recreational sports and games. What adventure awaits you? 

  • 4-H Memorial Camp
    Members can use this link to access information about 4-H Memorial camp, including directions, dates, fees, and when registration opens.

  • 4-H Memorial Camp Facebook Page
    If your child attends camp during one of the weeks available, you can check out this page to see what they are up to! They post daily pictures of the youth that attend.