4-H2O Exploring Lake Murray

serving Lexington and Richland Counties
Ages 10-12

Activities & Skills

Come and discover the treasures of Lake Murray!  Students will spend their days on and around Lake Murray, fishing, swimming, and exploring.  Two days will be spent on pontoon boats, including a tour of a water treatment plant, and a visit to the Coast Guard Auxiliary Station. Learn the history of Lake Murray, find out what a watershed is, study water quality and get up close and personal with fish and aquatic critters.

Details:

June 9-13, 2014
Monday-Friday
8:30-4:30 daily
SCE&G Recreation Area on Lake Murray

Tuition: $100 if received by Monday May 26 ($120 after)

There is another 4-H2O program in these counties:
Check out details about:  4-H2O, Exploring the Congaree Watershed

You should also know...

  • Youth will swim every day, and should bring swim suit and towel
  • Youth should wear clothes suitable for the outdoors
  • Shoes must be worn while swimming, and must be ones that will stay on their feet
  • Youth need to bring a lunch each day.  Lunches must have ice packs or not need to be refrigerated. We will provide beverages and a snack each day
  • Youth should be prepared to be outdoors in warm weather, including hat and sunscreen

Other information:

  • Registration is limited to 20 participants
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Registration is taken on a first come, first served basis

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Sign me up!

To register, please print and complete all pages of the registration packet, and mail to the address on the first page.  Or contact the Lexington County Extension office for more information on registration. Phone is 803-359-8515.

2014 Registration Packet

 

QUICK FACTS!
10-12 y.o.
Monday-Friday, June 9-13, 2014
8:30-4:30 daily
$100 (early registration)

boy looking at wildlife captured in a drag net: 4-H2O Pontoon Classroom at Lake Murray

campers holding a fish: 4-H2O Pontoon Classroom at Lake Murray

camper on a pontoon boat: 4-H2O Pontoon Classroom at Lake Murray

campers looking at wildlife captured in a drag net: 4-H2O Pontoon Classroom at Lake Murray

campers working on a pontoon boat: 4-H2O Pontoon Classroom at Lake Murray