Camden Soil & Water Conservation District is sponsoring a question and answer panel discussion with experts in the area of stormwater drainage on January 23, 2018 from 3:00pm - 5:00pm in the Historic Camden County Courthouse. Click on the following link for panel participants and more information.

Please click on the link below for the make-up schedule for Parks and Recreation 2017-2018 for Boys 10-12 Basketball

From December 1, 2017 through March 31, 2018, there is a peak season fee of $4 per soil testing sample by the Agronomic Division of the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Service. For more information about soil testing or having your soil tested, please click on the following link.

NC Soil Sample Peak Season Testing and Fee Information

Attention to all graduating 4-H seniors: If you have accumulated at least 3 years of 4-H work and are looking for scholarships to assist with college tuition and expenses, NC 4-H has recently released information and applications for all of the restricted and non-restricted scholarships available for 2018.

The Camden County deadline for completion and submission of applications is Monday, January 22, 2018 by 5 p.m. For assistance, questions, or concerns, please contact Cameron Lowe, County Extension Director at (252) 232-2261 or email, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You may contact the Camden County Extension Office at (252)331-7630.

Click Here to download an informational packet for scholarship guidelines.

Click Here to download an scholarship application packet.

Librarian Studies Trends to Select Books, Programs

By Anna Goodwin McCarthy
Guest columnist

Daily Advance, Saturday, August 19, 2017

Librarian Krystal Lancaster helps patrons locate their favorite books in a variety of genres at the Camden County Public Library.

“I feel like one of the goals of our library is to support a love of reading and lifelong learning,” said Lancaster.

When selecting new books for the library’s collection, Lancaster analyzes data to determine what types of books have been most checked out in the past. She also evaluates the trends of books online.

“We recently added e-Audiobooks,” said Lancaster.

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