Update from the Eastern 4-H Center
As we continue through 2020, we look forward to welcoming you and your
groups back to our facility!
For the safety of our staff, we continue to work remotely from our
However, we are just an email or call away from your reservation.
For more information, please email Sara Lilley Phelps at
our office at 252 797-4800 and leave a message!
We check emails and messages daily and will talk to
Please stay safe and we hope to see you again in the near future!
Welcome to the Eastern 4-H Center
From meetings and conferences, corporate retreats and team building
programs to banquets and receptions, our exceptional facility, beautiful
setting, recreational opportunities and highly qualified staff are here
to help you "make the best better". Design and implement your own
program with your materials and staff, or let us help you with planning,
materials, and expert instructors.
The Eastern 4-H Center opened in May of 2001 with appropriated funding
by the state of North Carolina and significant contributions from
corporations, foundations and individuals across the state. The Eastern
4-H Center is owned and operated by
NC State University and administered within
the system of NC 4-H
Camps in the
College of Agriculture and Life
PLEASE NOTE - You do not have to be a member of 4-H to rent the facility
or participate in camps.
The mission of the Center is to provide
year-round training and educational programs for: youth, community
groups, business and corporate sector and University students and
The Center’s staff is dedicated to providing every participant an
opportunity to feel accepted, valued and cared about as a member of
the community. Creating friendships and a sense of safety are as
important to us as the activities we teach. Our vision is to
establish an enjoyable and exciting program that contributes to the
development of each participant’s character.
Our corporate programs and community opportunities extend the use of
this outstanding facility and dedicated staff to the entire
Whether you’re planning a retreat or business meeting, learning to
sail, dropping 40 feet on the giant swing, kayaking up Maybelle
Creek or sharing talents around an evening campfire, the focus of
our program is on helping you learn to solve problems, be creative,
live and work in a caring community.
Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made to Jenn Standish, Center Director at the Eastern 4-H Center, (252) 797-4800 or firstname.lastname@example.org
NC State University and N.C. A&T State University work in tandem, along with federal, state and local governments, to form a strategic partnership called N.C. Cooperative Extension, which staffs local offices in all 100 counties and with the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.
NC State University and N.C. A&T State University are collectively committed to positive action to secure equal opportunity and prohibit discrimination and harassment regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, political beliefs, family and marital status, sex, age, veteran status, sexual identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, or disability.