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 

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