Camps & Conferences

Junior 4-H Camp

Each year for one week, 4th-6th grade students are eligible to attend 4-H Junior camp in Crossville, TN.  For 2023, the price of Junior Camp is $225 for the entire week, which includes a 4-H camp t-shirt, transportation, lodging, meals, and camp activities. Camp dates are June 19-23, 2023 and the registration deadline is May 26, 2023 or until our quota is met, whichever comes first. 

Junior High 4-H Camp

Similar to Junior Camp, Junior High Camp is set up for 7th-8th graders at the Clyde Austin 4-H Center.  Camp dates are July 10-14, 2023 and cost is $350 which does not include transportation. For more information on the Greeneville Camp, please visit Clyde Austin 4-H Center!

Electric Camp

If you enjoy working with electricity, wiring, testing batteries, AND a trip to Main Event, then Electric Camp is the place for you! Electric Camp is open to any 6th or 7th grade student who has not previously attended. Camp dates are June 26-29, 2023 and the cost is $325. Registration is due by May 5.

Target SMART Camp

Target SMART Camp is for any 5th-12 grade 4-Her and helps participants develop firearms safety, responsibility and life skills. It gives campers an opportunity to participate in skill competition in specific disciplines (shotgun, muzzle loader, archery and rifle). Campers must be 12 years old to participate in the shotgun discipline. 2023 Camp dates are May 29-June 2 and the cost is $360 (includes lodging, meals, supplies and ammunition). Target SMART camp is held in Crossville, TN.

Creative Arts Camp

Spend 3 days on the campus of Carson Newman University in Jefferson City, TN creating new projects, learning about fashion, meeting new friends, becoming a model and having fun! The camp is open at any 6th-12th grade 4-H member. Space is limited to 4 participants per county. Cost is TBD and camp dates are June 5-8, 2023.

Academic Conference

This is a great camp for only $50!  Each year for 4 days, 45 youth are selected in project areas based on an application process and a 305A form.  The top finalists based on their work in their project area are selected to attend the conference from Tuesday through Friday, taking part in various activities in their interest area, participating in a service project, and a trip to Dollywood!

State 4-H Congress

Designed for Senior Level I 4-Her’s (9th and 10th graders) to learn about state government first hand.  This entails a trip to Nashville to meet with their local representatives, as well as hold mock elections for officials, debate and vote on 4-H issues, and a ride on the General Jackson Show Boat.

State 4-H Roundup

A yearly event that recognizes the outstanding project work and leadership accomplishments of senior 4-H members.