The Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp, located on 140 acres high above the Long Island Sound, offers 8 one-week sleep-over sessions with stay-over weekends available. The sleep-over camp is open to children entering grades 4-10 with a counselor-in-training program for youth ages 16-17. In addition, the camp is available for use by schools, youth/community groups, etc. for leadership/team building activities.
This natural setting features a working farm, comprehensive equine program, Nature Center, beach waterfront, a ropes course with high and low elements and open areas for recreation, camping and meetings. Activities include environmental sciences, archery, sports, kayaking, fishing, woodworking, rocketry and counselor-in-training.
Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp provides youths and adults with a supportive learning environment for a fun, hands-on educational experience that promotes independence, leadership development, respect, generosity, tolerance and positive self-esteem all under the guidelines of the 4-H and Cornell Cooperative Extension principles and missions. The camp is operated by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and is accredited by the American Camp Association.
For more detailed information about the sleep-over camp or how your group can utilize the facilities, call 516-433-7970 ext. 11 or visit www.dpf4hcamp.org.