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New England 4-H Horse Education Poster Contest

Situation: 4-H members and their horses are on display for the public at The New England 4-H Horse Program Activity at Eastern States Exposition. Most of those who go through the horse barn and watch the 4-H horse show are not knowledgeable about horses or safety around them. They often put themselves, their children, 4-H members and horses in […]

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Congratulations to the following 4-H members for their selection to the Maine State 4-H Equestrian Team

Riders: Jordyn M. (Andro/Sag), Sophie P. (Cumberland), Jessica F. (Cumberland), Izabelle H. (Aroostook), Natalie D. (Cumberland), Anna R. (Aroostook), Ashlyn B. (Oxford), Mallory W. (Aroostook), Caitlyn P. (Franklin), Alex M. (Hancock), Carianne C. (Franklin), Mariah M. (Somerset), Ryan I. (Waldo), Emily C. (Waldo), Shannon R. (Cumberland), Mia W. (Franklin), Bailegh M. (Aroostook). Teen Leaders: Zoe S. […]

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Big E Ruby Morris 4-H Scholarship

This year Maine will select 1 recipient for the $500 Ruby Morris 4-H Scholarship.  Potential candidates must have been a 4-H program participant at the Big E for at least one year, the year of the scholarship presentation, or prior.  The scholarship must be used for two or four Year College, professional training, technical schools, […]

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4-Her showing a working steer at the fair

Eastern States Bus Trip, Saturday, September 21, 2019

UPDATE: Due to a schedule conflict – the date of the bus trip has been changed to September 21, 2019. It’s time to reserve seats for the buses traveling to Eastern States Exposition (ESE or also called the “Big E”) in West Springfield, Massachusetts for Maine Day on Saturday, September 21, 2019. This one-day trip […]

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4-H National Trip and CWF Winners

We recently held interviews for National Trips.  Please join us in Congratulating the following winners for this year’s National Trips and also the delegates selected to attend 2019 Citizenship Washington Focus.  We are proud to have you represent Maine 4-H! Four Winners for National 4-H Congress will be headed to Atlanta, GA on November 29-December […]

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4-H Horse Show at Union Fair

Maine 4-H Horse members: You are invited to participate in the 4-H Horse Show at Union Fair on Wednesday, August 21 starting at 9:00 am at Union Fairgrounds in Union, Maine. Open to all 4-H members, 4-H ages 9-18, in the State of Maine who are enrolled in a 4-H Horse Project. For more information and entry form, visit http://unionfair.org/  to download the Premium Book under Information>Printable […]

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Maine 4-H is going to The Big E Fair in West Springfield, Massachusetts!

Sign up now to join the New England Center Demonstration Team. Travel dates are September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd. A $25.00 registration fee includes travel by coach bus to and from The Big E, meals while at The Big E and two nights lodging in the Moses Dormitory on the fairgrounds. Youth will work in teams demonstrating STEM activities and 4-H projects. Join our […]

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June Jamboree Sheep, Swine, Working Steer and Horse Clinic

Oxford County 4-H June Jamboree Sheep, Swine, Working Steer and Horse Clinic is being held June 14th through June 16th at the Fryeburg Fair Grounds, 1154 Main Street, Fryeburg Maine. Workshops are designed for youth completing 4-H project work in the areas of sheep, swine, working steer and horse. Horseless riders are welcome. Working Steer Try Outs for The Big E are being […]

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