Tuesday, September 20, 2011


YES! Camp 2011

Plans are in the workings as I am typing this post. Please keep checking this site as more details will be posted as soon as they are available.

Place: Lakeview Methodist Camp (Palestine Area)

Date: November 11 & 12, 2011

Theme: SCIENCE!!!!
Be ready to get a little CRAZY...

Ages: 8-13

Friday, October 15, 2010

YES! Camp Deadline fast Approaching...

YES! Camp 2010 will be held on November 12 & 13, 2010 at the Lakeview Methodist Conference Center, Palestine select the link below for the itinerary. Deadline to Register is Wednesday October 21th, 2010. Please bring your check (payable to: Cherokee 4-H Council) to the Extension Office by 5 PM. If you have any questions, please contact Willie Arnwine @ wrarnwine@ag.tamu.edu or by phone (903) 683-5416 .

Advertised Flier:

Also, you will have to complete the Medical Treatment Authorization form and bring one copy to the Extension Office with your payment and another copy with you to the camp for registration. Link to form below:


Wednesday, October 21, 2009

YES! Camp 2009

District 5 YES! Camp is set for November 13-14, 2009 at the Lakeview Methodist Conference Center in Palestine. All 4-Hers ages 8-13 are invited to attend. YES Camp will be lots of fun with great educational workshops, and those who attend always seem to have a great time! This is an excellent opportunity for junior and intermediate 4-H members in our district! The theme this year is Auto B Good. There will be a costume contest so have your kiddos dress up in some Automobile themed way, I.E. car logos, race car drivers, mechanics, pit crew, use your imagination; however, Please remember the 4-H dress code when dressing up!

The registration fee for YES! Camp is $40 per person (both youth and adults). A registration form is attached. Please contact Willie Arnwine in the CEO to get on the list. Payments can be made via cash or check (Make payable to: CHEROKEE 4-H COUNCIL). These funds are due in the CEO no later than 5 PM Tuesday, October 27.

Download, print and complete the medical release form. This form is to be completed by registered 4-H members and submitted at check-in at the Lakeview Methodist Conference Center. It will be returned to chaperons upon departure.

Attendees should plan to arrive between 7 pm and 8 pm on November 13 in costume and need to eat super prior to arriving. Saturday's departure time will be around 3:30 pm.

Campers should bring sleeping bags, billows, towels, toiletry items, flashlight, etc. to camp. Please look for a schedule and more information regarding the YES Camp theme in the coming weeks.

Each County needs to bring a box of junk that could be possible used to make a small race car. (bottles, tape rolls, bottle caps, etc.)

Contact Willie Arnwine at the CEO for more information or to make payment arrangments.

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Low Resolution File

If you have a slow connection, like dial-up, then open this file. It is the same file in a much smaller format. (1.78 MB)

High Resolution File

Here are some High Resolution photos of some of our kids at this year's YES! camp. (49 MB)
If you have a slow connection (dial-up), open the other file.