Junior Camp Counselors provide leadership to youth participating in our annual five-day resident camp at Camp Ohio in Utica. Counselors are expected to attend all trainings and help plan and conduct camp for 8 - 13-year-olds.  Counselors (16 and older) and Counselors in Training (14-15 years old) lead camp activities, supervise, and actively engage campers.

Interested in being a counselor in training or camp counselor - applications are part of the annual Ohio 4-H Achievement Record that teens complete in the fall.  Achievement Records are due to the Wayne County Extension Office December 2nd.

2020 Junior Camp Counselor Application (Ohio 4-H Achievement Record) Due December 2, 2019 

2020 Making eXtreme Camp Counselors Workshop Registration Form Due to Extension Office January 27, 2020 

Below is the 2020 schedule of Junior Camp Counselor meetings.

  • January 9th - 6-8 pm, Extension Office (Combined with Cloverbud Day Camp Counselors)
  • January 23rd - 6-8 pm, Extension Office
  • February 6th - 6-8 pm, Extension Office (Combined with Cloverbud Day Camp Counselors)
  • February 20th - 6-8 pm, Extension Office
  • February 22nd-23rd MXC - Making eXtreme Camp Counselors - Statewide Counselor Workshop, State 4-H Office
  • March 5th - 6 -8 pm, Extension Office (Combined with Cloverbud Day Camp Counselors)
  • March 19th - 6-8 pm, Extension Office
  • April 7th - 6-8pm, Extension Office 
  • April 17th-18th - Camp Counselor Weekend - On-site Training at 4-H Camp Ohio
  • April 28th - 6-8 pm,Extension Office
  • May 14th - 6-8 pm, Extension Office (Combined with Cloverbud Day Camp Counselors)
  • May 28th - 6-8 pm, Buckeye Agricultural Museum & Education Center (Combined with Cloverbud Day Camp Counselors)
  • June11th - 6-8 pm, Extension Office
  • June 17th-18th - Overnight Lock-in - TBD
  • June 25th - 6-8 pm, Buckeye Agricultural Museum & Education Center
  • June 29th - July 3rd Junior Camp at 4-H Camp Ohio