Jamestown 4-H Educational Center Overview
Programs: The Jamestown 4-H Center, an accredited camp with the American Camping Association, serves youth and adults from 22 counties/cities in Northeast VA providing affordable educational summer camping opportunities for all youth. The 4-H Center also serves as a training location for leadership development for teen and adult volunteers along with Extension personnel. Annually 2,000 youth and adults participate in the 4-H camping and wilderness adventure programs. Youth from across the state receive environmental education instruction through day and overnight trips to the 4-H Center during the school year. The 4-H Center classes provide ancillary support to VA's teachers in meeting the current curriculum requirements for the SOL through hands-on learning experiences. Additionally, individuals use the services of the 4-H Center for their training, retreats, family camps, company picnics, or meeting site.