Considered by many to be one of America's leading 4-H Centers, the W. E. Skelton 4-H Educational Conference Center is located just outside of Roanoke, Virginia, in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains and nestled neatly along the shores of Smith Mountain Lake. Our spacious facilities and beautiful 120 acre property offer the perfect getaway for youth and adult groups alike. The Skelton 4-H Center offers modern meeting facilities and coordinating audio-visual equipment, on-site catering, hotel and dormitory style lodging options, and a wide selection of recreation opportunities, including facilitated teambuilding programs. With over 15,000 square feet of meeting space, we are capable of hosting groups that range in size from 10 to 400+. Our Conferencing Department works diligently to ensure that each group is offered a variety of planning options guaranteed to lead to a quality and enjoyable event. So, when you need to think outside the box ... think out here! Our professional staff is ready to ensure that your next meeting, conference, seminar or retreat is a success. We would love for you to visit us online at www.skelton4hcenter.org to learn more about our Center.