Ohio 4-H Sea Camp

Friday, July 15, 2022 - 9:00am to Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 9:00am
Kelleys Island 4-H Sea Camp
Contact email:
Contact name:
Kayla Oberstadt

Ohio 4-H Sea Camp Info:

  • Date: July 15-19, 2022 (Morning camper check-in, time TBD; Morning dismissal, time TBD).  Full time attendance is required.
  • Location: Kelleys Island 4-H Camp
  • What: The mission of Ohio 4-H Sea Camp is to offer teenage youth an introduction to the Great Lakes through hands-on experiences in a variety of aquatic-based programs. Sea Camp will enable participants to experience Lake Erie-based activities and culture such as aquatic science, water recreation, and fishing. The program is a supervised, educational environment fostered by Ohio 4-H and The Ohio State University.
  • Who: Teen 15-17 as of the start of camp (July 15)
  • What do they do? Participants will take part in small group aquatic experiences including: boating, sailing, paddling, fishing, and more!
  • Cost: Camper cost is expected to not exceed $450. This will be confirmed prior to registration materials being available.  

Camper registration material will be available online at go.osu.edu/SeaCamp beginning February 1.

Staff/Counselor Information:

  • Must be 18+ years of age by July 15, 2022.
  • Applications will be available on January 10 and must be received by March 31, 2022.
  • Phone interviews will take place in April.
  • Successfully complete/pass background check.
  • Attend mandatory staff training on July 14, 2022 at Kelleys Island 4-H Camp.
  • Attend additional training in the spring and summer via zoom or in-person, along with the entire camp July 15-19, 2022.
  • Camp Staff applications will be available online at go.osu.edu/SeaCamp beginning January 10.