Home School Day Camp
Do you have a home schooled camper who loves the outdoors? Are you looking for a program that incorporates environmental education with fun hands-on learning and positive social interaction?
Then our Home School Day Camp is for YOU!
Where: Jamestown 4-H Educational Center
Pathfinders (ages 6-8) - March 7, 14, 29, April 17
Adventurers (ages 9-13) - March 5, 27, April 12
Who: Home Schooled Children Ages 6-13
Topics included but limited to: Freshwater and Marine Ecology, Wildlife Ecology, Teambuilding and Initiatives, Outdoor Living Skills, Environmental Awareness, Recreation, Compassing & Orienteering, Archery, Canoeing, Fishing and More!
Cost: $25.00/per child/per day
Spring Break Day Camp
It is Spring Break!! Fun, sun, no school! Have your child join us for Spring Break at Jamestown 4-H Educational Center!
We will have special guests the whole week having fun with us telling and showing us what they do in their jobs.
We will also be having activities involving Freshwater and Marine Ecology, Teambuilding and Initiatives, Outdoor Living Skills, Wildlife Ecology, Environmental Awareness, Recreation, Compassing & Orienteering, Fishing and More!
Come join us during Spring Break!
(Price includes all programming, lunch and a snack. There is a 25 camper maximum per day .)
4-H Specialty Camps
Throughout the year we offer camps that are as unique as your child! Specialty Camps are designed to challenge each camper to reach their full potential and learn more about themselves and the world around them.
These are overnight programs, in which the children will stay onsite for one or two nights, depending on the age and program.
Please contact Ruben Brown, [email protected] our Program Director for additional information.
Our 4-H Specialty Camps have included:
- Archery Camp
- Spring and Summer Cloverbud Camps
- Spring Break Camps
- Plus more!
Check back often to see the next up and coming Specialty Camp!
2018 Specialty Camp Schedule
Cooking Camp w/Chef Jason - Ages 9-13
Everyone wants to eat. Learn the basics of cooking from our resident chef, Chef Jason! Learn to prepare a meal for you yourself or your family! He will teach you the ‘tricks of the trade’ in the kitchen! Are you ready to be the next chef at your house?
Summer Family Camp - July 13-15
Archery Camp - September 2018
Fall Cloverbud Camp - October 2018
Science Camp - November 2018
Women's Wellness Weekend
Wishing for some downtime and a chance to relax and recharge? The perfect escape is closer than you think. Treat yourself to a weekend designed for women 18 ages and better. Enjoy wellness workshops led by professional speakers in their respective fields. Explore classic camp activities such as archery, crafts or canoeing and kayaking. Join us for an active busy weekend or just come to relax and enjoy the beautiful sunsets on the James River. We take care of everything so you can enjoy a weekend of playing, laughing and learning with old and new friends.
Group Rentals / Retreats
Jamestown 4-H Educational Center provides the perfect setting for your upcoming event, retreat or program destination. We are located within walking distance to both Historic Jamestown and the Capital Trail, less than one mile from the Colonial Parkway, less than 5 miles from Colonial Williamsburg and 20 minutes from Yorktown.
Our property offers an unobstructed view of the James River and lodging and dining for up to 250 people. Our professional staff can provide recreational and educational programs for children and adults of all ages.
Two Lodges that sleep 50 each
Four Cabins that sleep 30 each
Six Dorm Rooms with private baths
Dining Services *
Let our professional culinary staff create the best menu to meet your needs. Choose from indoor dining in our large dining hall or outdoor dining overlooking the James.
Our staff can provide programs to meet the needs of your group. We offer outdoor education, environmental education and recreational programs for children and adults of all ages.
Just some of our options include:
• Boating (Canoeing/Kayaking/SUP)
• Teambuilding- Challenge Adventure Low Ropes Course
• Athletics- Court and Field Sports
• Fishing/Marine Science
• Environmental Education and Outdoor Education
Programs meeting Virginia Standards of Learning
Please contact Steph Smith at [email protected] for more information, to schedule a program or schedule a tour!