Open house planned at Camp Palmer


A climbing tower is one of the activities possible at the Camp Palmer open house.


The general public is invited to a day of celebration and fun geared to the whole family family and for all ages. The event will take place at 4-H Camp Palmer, 26450 County Rd. MN, Fayette, Oct. 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

4-H Camp Palmer is owned and operated by 11 counties in northwest Ohio and also is an outreach of Ohio State University Extension.

Activities may include: carnival games with pumpkin painting, wagon rides, camp store, zip line, rifle, nature center, climbing tower, archery, gaga ball, canoeing, and flying squirrel.

Free will offering picnic lunch will be provided on a first come, first served basis served from noon-2:30 p.m. Also there will be craft and specialty vendors in Woodland lodge.

Shoot

On Oct. 8 from 1-5 p.m. the 4-H Camp Palmer Shoot will be held It is open to youth ages 9-18 years old.

Registrations are taking place for Shotgun or Scholastic Steel division for this event on first come, first served basis. Contact Chuck Wurth at 419-237-2247 or wurth.6@osu.edu.

Also, recently, Sauder Stewardship Foundation made a $6,000 grant to rebuild the boys showers at the Sauder Recreation Hall. 4-H Camp Palmer board and staff are very thankful for this donation and others that have also reduced our pool loan to $43,000. Donations can still be made to camp by calling 419-237-2247 or emailing 4hcamppalmer@gmail.com.

A climbing tower is one of the activities possible at the Camp Palmer open house.
http://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2017/09/web1_climbing-wall.jpgA climbing tower is one of the activities possible at the Camp Palmer open house.