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Arkansas Outdoor School (AOS)  Summer Day Camp 

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Look no further! The 4-H team has a summer camp PERFECT for your kid!

Want something fun, exciting, and educational for your children this summer? Not sure where to look? Then check out AOS Summer Day Camp. All of our activities are designed to emphasize teamwork, self-confidence, communication and cooperation.

For more information please email us at or call (501) 821-6884.

Summer Camp Registration forms 

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Our skilled instructors and helpful camp counselors are here to provide training and encouragement to your kids during our summer camps.

 Day Camp Parent Handbook (PDF)

 Day Camp Registration Form (PDF)

AOS Health-Activity Form (PDF)

 AOS Code of Conduct 

The AOS Summer Day Camp provides campers age 7-15 an exciting opportunity to get outside, have fun and discover the world around them.

Located at the C.A. Vines 4-H Center in West Little Rock, we have more than 220 acres of fields, forests, creeks and a six-acre flat-water lake to use for our programs. Camps are staffed by outdoor education professionals with a passion for connecting young people with nature. 


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Our duct tape camp teaches kids to work together to build bridges - literally - with duct tape!

Other 4-H Center Programs:



Our ExCEL program offers experiential team building programs ranging from a few hours to a few days.
Programs are customized for your group's specific needs. We offer ground based team building initiatives, low ropes course elements, outdoor climbing tower and giants ladder with team belay, static high ropes course with 23 elements including a 300ft zip line. Onsite and offsite programs.

Learn more about ExCEL!


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Arkansas Outdoor School

Come to the Arkansas Outdoor School - a day of learning your students will never forget!  We offer an exceptional learning in a natural setting.

AOS can build the right program for your group or class, whether it's a day, overnight or a multi-day visit.  We create a unique opportunity for students to learn in a setting away from the traditional classroom.

Learn more about AOS
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SEEK is a science enrichment program for home-schooled students in Arkansas.  Students attend classes one day per week for 12 weeks and leave the program with over 60 hours of lessons and labs.  Lessons include dissections, life science, geology, and more!

Learn more about SEEK
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4-H Overnight Camps

The Arkansas 4-H Camping Program offers camping and training opportunities for youth 5-19 years old and adults. Our overnight camps take place at the C. A. Vines Arkansas 4-H Center 10 miles west of Little Rock.  Canoeing, swimming, archery, fishing, rock wall climbing, high ropes challenge course, and off-site backpacking/canoeing adventures are just some of the exciting possibilities.

Learn more about 4-H overnight camps