It will be a busy May at 4-H Camp Palmer with multiple family programs planned.
Camp Palmer will hold a Spring Family Camp on May 14-15. Families can camp in the cabins overnight, have tasty meals in the dining hall and enjoy some fun activities including canoeing, zip line, climbing wall, campfire, archery and more. To register visit www.camppalmer.com
Camp Palmer will sponsor and host the first 5K Run/Walk-Pool Run on May 21. The race will start at 9 a.m. The race course will start at camp and end in the center of camp and include roads around and through Harrison Lake State Park.
Awards will be given to top three finishers in each age group. You may print a registration from www.camppalmer.com or register online at Davesraces.com. T- shirts are guaranteed for entries received by May 10.
The camp will also host the Woodland and Wildlife Family Festival on May 21-10 am-2:00 pm at 4-H Camp Palmer. This event is sponsored by nine Northwest Ohio Soil and Water Conservation Districts with some special activities by 4-H Camp Palmer and a variety of other organizations.
This is open for families and there is free admission. Some of the activities include: Black Swamp Raptors, Bees-Live Hive, portable sawmill, Wood Magic, Wildlife Pelts, Snakes, Chestnut Education Plot, horse drawn wagon rides, camp tours by tractor/wagon, leaf casting, fishing-casting, kids scavenger hunt, wood magic, and tomahawk throwing.
The camp will run zip line for $1 per participant and log rolling in the camp pool for $5 to raise money for the pool fund
For additional information about the above events, call 419-237-2247 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The camp is located in Fulton County-264050 Co Rd MN, Fayette, adjacent to Harrison Lake State Park