Summer Camp Schedule & Dates

Radical Reactions

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Did you ever dream of being a scientist, chemist, or even Albert Einstein? You will have the opportunity to perform science experiments and create some radical reactions! Let your imagination EXPLODE this week as we explore science while we partner with Imagine Science Omaha®!

Session Number: 
715
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, June 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$285
Standard Fee: 
$315
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Zooventures

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

We are not a “lion” when we say this is the best camp ever! You’ll spend a night at the Henry Doorly Zoo and go on two “tortoisly” awesome guided tours to check out all the animals. Back at camp, the zip line will “giraffe” you crazy and our giant waterslide will get your “seal” of approval. You “otter” sign up today!

Session Number: 
716
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$285
Standard Fee: 
$315
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Artful Antics

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Campers will get a chance to learn acting, dancing, music, photography, and explore the world of creative arts! You will also get to experience all the great camp activities such as the zip line or sliding down our giant waterslide! This camp will have loads of opportunity to show off your creative side! Come join us and be inspired!

Session Number: 
717
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 5:00pm to Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$285
Standard Fee: 
$315
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Trailblazer Outpost 1

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Trailblazer Outpost is taking it back outdoors! If you are up for the challenge of living “off the grid”, sleeping in a tent, making new friends, and learning some awesome outdoor living skills — then this is the camp for you! Trailblazer Outpost is a community within camp, working together to learn skills in basic survival and safety, fire-building, outdoor cooking, and orienteering, just to name a few! This rugged outdoor camping experience gives campers the opportunity to participate in traditional 4-H Camp activities such as the climbing wall and Odyssey Course, creek stomping, swimming, and canoeing!

Session Number: 
718
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$355
Standard Fee: 
$390
Register Now

Summer Fun 1

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Don’t get the summertime blues! Come to camp and have a blast! Discover what camp is all about. You’ll get to experience fishing, canoeing, archery, riflery, swimming, crafts, the TRUST Course, campfires, and so much more! If you’re new to camp or looking for a great time, this is the session for you! Be ready to be a kid, be a little goofy, and be a camper. It’s EVERYTHING camp’s all about!

Session Number: 
411
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$285
Standard Fee: 
$315
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Kool Kravings

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Are you ready to get creative in the Kitchen? Join us for making, baking, and creating some fun food that you can recreate at home! Not only will you spend time in the kitchen, you will also get to experience all the fun activities that you love at camp! End your session with an exciting team “Chopped” style challenge — complete with judges!

Session Number: 
719
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$285
Standard Fee: 
$315
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Trailblazer Outpost 2

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Trailblazer Outpost is taking it back outdoors! If you are up for the challenge of living “off the grid”, sleeping in a tent, making new friends, and learning some awesome outdoor living skills — then this is the camp for you! Trailblazer Outpost is a community within camp, working together to learn skills in basic survival and safety, fire-building, outdoor cooking, and orienteering, just to name a few! This rugged outdoor camping experience gives campers the opportunity to participate in traditional 4-H Camp activities such as the climbing wall and Odyssey Course, creek stomping, swimming, and canoeing!

Session Number: 
720
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$355
Standard Fee: 
$390
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River Adventures

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

You are invited to come on a trip down the Middle Loup River. We will be traveling in kayaks or canoes on a two day trip. Experiencing everything camping has to offer — from sleeping in tents to cooking our meals on the river bank. We will complete our journey back at the Nebraska National Forest, but the adventures won’t end there. You will sail down our zip line and take on the challenge of the TRUST Course too. Don’t miss out on this river adventure.

Session Number: 
412
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 3:00pm
Early Fee: 
$280
Standard Fee: 
$310
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Nebraska Adventures - Platte River Trip

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Spend your trip “roughin’ it” out in the wilderness at Platte River State Park! Here we will be tent camping, exploring the park, cooking our own meals, fishing, and enjoying all that summer has to offer!

Session Number: 
721
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$355
Standard Fee: 
$390
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Outback Halsey

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

You will survive and have a blast doing it. You will be roughing it at the Calamus Reservoir for a night where we will camp in tents, cook over the open fire, and learn how to live off of the land. Teams will be put to the test as they compete for prizes, accept challenges, and more. Back at camp be ready for adventure on the 400-foot zip line, the TRUST Course, and giant waterslide. Will you be a survivor and join us at camp?

Session Number: 
413
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, June 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$215
Standard Fee: 
$235
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Summer Fun 2

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Don’t get the summertime blues! Come to camp and have a blast! Discover what camp is all about. You’ll get to experience fishing, canoeing, archery, riflery, swimming, crafts, the TRUST Course, campfires, and so much more! If you’re new to camp or looking for a great time, this is the session for you! Be ready to be a kid, be a little goofy, and be a camper. It’s EVERYTHING camp’s all about!

Session Number: 
414
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 3:00pm
Early Fee: 
$280
Standard Fee: 
$310
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Boldly Bound

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Daredevils wanted! This camp is for the brave adventurers that thrill on adrenaline and challenge! Discover a variety of high and low ropes elements on our very own TRUST and Odyssey Courses. Test your limits at the UNL Outdoor Adventure Center as you scale the 50-foot Alpine Tower, free fall from the 30-foot giant swing, and experience exciting high ropes challenges! When we are back at camp, you will realize the adventure is far from over as you whiz down the zip-line and rappel down the tower. When your nerves are at their limit, hang out with your new friends swimming at Louisville State Recreation Area! Are you BOLD enough for BOLDLY BOUND?

Session Number: 
722
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, June 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$425
Standard Fee: 
$470
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Sandhillz Sampler

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Sample the best of what State 4-H Camp has to offer! Plan your customized camp schedule from a list of many possibilities, including canoeing, tubing, kayaking, rappelling, climbing, fishing arts and shooting sports. Be ready to sing camp songs, play games, and get muddy playing Ga-Ga. Nights will be filled with skits, evening parties, outdoor movies, and campfires with s’mores. You have the freedom to choose what activities you want to do! This camp is truly what you make it!

Session Number: 
415
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, June 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$215
Standard Fee: 
$235
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Summer Sampler

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Are you unsure what to expect at camp? No problem! This session is perfect opportunity for campers to get a taste of what 4-H camp is all about! In this mini session, you’ll get to experience some of the same great activities of our full length sessions such as fishing, canoeing, archery, bouldering wall, and the waterslide! What are you waiting for? Join in on the fun!

Session Number: 
723
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 5:00pm to Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$215
Standard Fee: 
$235
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Crazy Camp Color Challenge

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Do you have the competitive edge? Three days of zany and fun competitions packed full of color are what we have in store! You can try to dodge, spin, jump or run, and still get splashed with color. Will you be blue, green, yellow or red? Challenge yourself to new heights on the T.R.U.S.T. course, you might just end up looking like a rainbow before you are done. Pack those old clothes in your sack and get ready for a color-filled camp!

Session Number: 
416
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 5:00pm to Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 3:00pm
Early Fee: 
$215
Standard Fee: 
$235
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Girls Rock

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Join the girls for a slumber party at camp. Talk about a camp that will rock! We’ll experience outdoor adventure in style! How will we ever get that hairdo to last in a trip down the river or a ride down the zip line? (No hints!) There will be outdoor movies on the big screen around the campfire one night with star gazing and, of course, our famous dress-up slumber party. It’s always a camp full of surprises!

Session Number: 
417
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 5:00pm to Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 3:00pm
Early Fee: 
$215
Standard Fee: 
$235
Register Now

Summer Fun 1

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

It’s your turn to experience the awesomeness of summer camp! This session gives you everything you are looking for in your summer! You will get to experience fishing, canoeing, archery, riflery, swimming, amazing arts and crafts, the TRUST Course, loud and silly campfires and so much more! We are partnering with Imagine Science Omaha® to provide additional STEM activities. What are you waiting for? Join in on the SUMMER FUN!

Session Number: 
724
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, July 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$425
Standard Fee: 
$470
Register Now

Trailblazer Outpost 3

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Trailblazer Outpost is taking it back outdoors! If you are up for the challenge of living “off the grid”, sleeping in a tent, making new friends, and learning some awesome outdoor living skills — then this is the camp for you! Trailblazer Outpost is a community within camp, working together to learn skills in basic survival and safety, fire-building, outdoor cooking, and orienteering, just to name a few! This rugged outdoor camping experience gives campers the opportunity to participate in traditional 4-H Camp activities such as the climbing wall and Odyssey Course, creek stomping, swimming, and canoeing!

Session Number: 
725
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$355
Standard Fee: 
$390
Register Now

Summer Fun 3

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Don’t get the summertime blues! Come to camp and have a blast! Discover what camp is all about. You’ll get to experience fishing, canoeing, archery, riflery, swimming, crafts, the TRUST Course, campfires, and so much more! If you’re new to camp or looking for a great time, this is the session for you! Be ready to be a kid, be a little goofy, and be a camper. It’s EVERYTHING camp’s all about!

Session Number: 
418
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
Early Fee: 
$215
Standard Fee: 
$235
Register Now

Outdoor Skills Camp

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced outdoors person, you’ll have a blast at Outdoor Skills. In partnership with Nebraska Game and Parks, this camp is for anyone wanting to practice, improve, and excel in shooting sports. During Outdoor Skills, we will travel to the Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln and Platte River State Park where experts will teach you about shotguns, rifles, muzzleloaders, archery, fishing, hunting, canoeing, camping, trapping, and more! All of this plus all of your favorite camp activities like creek stomping, zip lining and the waterslide!

Optional Opportunity: Campers interested in completing (firearm) Hunter Education can do so during this camp session by successfully completing a few extra requirements while at camp — at no additional cost. More information on this opportunity will be sent to all campers registering for this camp. Minimum age is 11 years old (by end of camp) to be eligible for Hunter Education completion. Campers are not required to complete Hunter Education while at this camp.

Session Number: 
726
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, July 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$425
Standard Fee: 
$470
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Robotics Challenge

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Join us for an extreme challenge as we spend our days learning and having fun building with LEGO® Robotics. Campers will work in teams to tackle a set of robotic challenges and compete on a table top playing field with other teams. It all adds up to tons of fun while you learn to apply science, technology, engineering and math concepts (STEM), plus a big dose of imagination to solve a problem! You will also experience all sorts of camp activities including the waterslide, shooting sports, zip line, and campfires!

Session Number: 
727
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, July 20, 2018 - 5:15pm
Early Fee: 
$425
Standard Fee: 
$470
Register Now

Nebraska Adventures - Smith Falls Trip

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Explore Nebraska’s highest waterfall as we take a tent camping trip to Smith Falls State Park near Valentine, Nebraska! We will spend our trip exploring the park, cooking our own meals, canoeing on the Niobrara River, and enjoying all that summer has to offer! On our way back home we will make a short overnight trip to the Nebraska State 4-H Camp for all of camp favorites including zip line, archery, rifles and waterslide!

Session Number: 
728
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, July 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$515
Standard Fee: 
$565
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Nebraska Adventures - Smith Falls Trip

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Explore Nebraska’s highest waterfall as we take a tent camping trip to Smith Falls State Park near Valentine, Nebraska! We will spend our trip exploring the park, cooking our own meals, canoeing on the Niobrara River, and enjoying all that summer has to offer! On our way back home we will make a short overnight trip to the Nebraska State 4-H Camp for all of camp favorites including zip line, archery, rifles and waterslide!

Session Number: 
419
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Sunday, July 22, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, July 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$515
Standard Fee: 
$565
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Animal Care 101

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Do you have a passion to work with animals? Campers will be learning how to take care animals, small to large! You will learn how to identify a sick animal and what to feed a sick pet. Stitching up an injury and learning the proper way to give a shot (in an orange, of course) are a few of the exciting opportunities while you are at camp. We will travel to an animal clinic and watch firsthand how a vet takes care of the animals. When we aren’t learning about animal care we will be going down the water slide, zip-line or tubing down the river. Be ready to get down and have some hands on fun.

Session Number: 
420
Nebraska State 4-H Camp, Halsey
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$285
Standard Fee: 
$315
Register Now

Trailblazer Outpost 4

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Trailblazer Outpost is taking it back outdoors! If you are up for the challenge of living “off the grid”, sleeping in a tent, making new friends, and learning some awesome outdoor living skills — then this is the camp for you! Trailblazer Outpost is a community within camp, working together to learn skills in basic survival and safety, fire-building, outdoor cooking, and orienteering, just to name a few! This rugged outdoor camping experience gives campers the opportunity to participate in traditional 4-H Camp activities such as the climbing wall and Odyssey Course, creek stomping, swimming, and canoeing!

Session Number: 
430
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$355
Standard Fee: 
$390
Register Now

Summer Fun 2

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

It’s your turn to experience the awesomeness of summer camp! This session gives you everything you are looking for in your summer! You will get to experience fishing, canoeing, archery, riflery, swimming, amazing arts and crafts, the TRUST Course, loud and silly campfires and so much more! We are partnering with Imagine Science Omaha® to provide additional STEM activities. What are you waiting for? Join in on the SUMMER FUN!

Session Number: 
729
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Monday, July 30, 2018 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$355
Standard Fee: 
$390
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Color Clash 2018

Discovery Camp (ages 11-15)

Lights are flashing, fans are cheering, and team colors are seen all around...it’s Color Clash time! During Color Clash, campers compete on different teams in activities all around camp-from canoe races, to capture the flag, to an end-all soccer tournament. Which team will be victorious — Green or White?

Session Number: 
731
Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, Gretna
Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 5:00pm to Friday, August 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
Early Fee: 
$425
Standard Fee: 
$470
Register Now