Tag: 4-H Summer Learning Series

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4-H Hang Out

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. It’s been a hard year and we could all use some time to hang out and socialize. This club is all about having fun and meeting new people in a small virtual group setting. Join 4-H Teen Leaders, Maddie and Nathan for an hour […]

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Chickens (Golden Comets)

4-H for All: Chicken Edition

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. This workshop series will focus on several chicken-related topics and will be taught by several 4-Hers and their parents. There will be a hands-on activity related to chickens, and plenty of opportunities to share, learn, and create friendships with other youth interested in chickens […]

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Big Indian Lake; photo by C.D. Eves-Thomas

Lakes, Ponds, and All Things Water

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. Who doesn’t love water in Maine in the summer? Learn about the water ecosystem of your local lake, pond, or stream! During this session, everyone will create their own ecosystem to explore what happens underneath the water. Participants will be provided with the materials to […]

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The Power of the Wind

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. In this three-part series the participants will be introduced to the design process and along the way provide them a chance to “think like an engineer” The fundamentals of wind power will be introduced and the challenges as well as opportunities of how this source […]

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Big Indian Lake; photo by C.D. Eves-Thomas

Lakes, Ponds, and All Things Water

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. Who doesn’t love water in Maine in the summer? Learn about the water ecosystem of your local lake, pond, or stream! During this session, everyone will create their own ecosystem to explore what happens underneath the water. Participants will be provided with the materials to […]

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Archaeological excavation of Ireland Peat Bog

Archaeology: Past, Present, and Future

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. In this series of three workshops, we will learn about how archaeologists study the past and how the objects that we make and use today will be studied by future archaeologists. In the first workshop, we will learn about artifacts, and how what an object […]

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Squid Dissection

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. Youth will learn about the anatomy of a squid during this hands-on dissection, led by Melissa from UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR). Your frozen squid will be mailed to your home before the workshop along with some basic dissection tools. We’ll meet on […]

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Nutrition Nuggets

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. Join us as we read a food-related book and then create an amazing snack that goes with the story. Chefs ages 5yr – 8yrs will be able to create their snacks with very little adult help. Each week we will explore a different food group […]

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4-H Hang Out

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. It’s been a hard year and we could all use some time to hang out and socialize. This club is all about having fun and meeting new people in a small virtual group setting. Join 4-H Teen Leaders, Maddie and Nathan for an hour […]

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MyGarden to MyPlate

This is a part of the 2021 4-H Summer Learning Series. Learn about making healthy food choices, where your food comes from, and MyPlate while also learning how to grow and cook with your own vegetables. At the beginning of this four-session series, you will receive an assortment of vegetable seeds and a garden journal that […]

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