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October 2021

4-H Teen Hangouts

October 26, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 9, 2021 at 5:00 pm

One event on November 23, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Online ME United States
Free

For more information and to register, visit the 4-H Teen Hangouts Registration page. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact Jennifer Lobley at 207.255.3345 or jennifer.lobley@maine.edu.

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November 2021

4-H Aquarium Club

November 4, 2021 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly
Online ME United States
Free

Registration is open on a rolling basis. When you register you will be added to the mailing list to receive the Zoom link before the next meeting. The club is led by aquaculture experts Dr. Scarlett Tudor from UMaine’s Aquaculture Research Institute, and Melissa Malmstedt from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR). For more information and to register, visit the 4-H Aquarium Club page on the Cooperative Extension in Hancock County website.

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4-H Teen Hangouts

November 9, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 9, 2021 at 5:00 pm

One event on November 23, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Online ME United States
Free

For more information and to register, visit the 4-H Teen Hangouts Registration page. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact Jennifer Lobley at 207.255.3345 or jennifer.lobley@maine.edu.

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presenters during a 4-H virtual learning segment of 4-H Hang Out

4-H Hangouts

November 9, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 23, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Online, ME United States

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 Leader Maddie and 4-H Staff Jen for two 1-hour sessions online to get to know other teens from around the state. We will focus on a fun theme for each gathering, like movie night, glow stick night, and more! Together, we will build…

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4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club

November 15, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly
Online ME United States
Free

For more information or to register, visit the 4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club page. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact Sarah Sparks, 207.581.8206 or sarah.sparks@maine.edu.

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4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club

November 15, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2021

Online ME United States
young teen boy watching a virtual science cafe session

Galactic Quest explores the history of humans in space, the technology and resources needed for missions, and the obstacles humans encounter in orbit. Participants will use stellar optics to build their own telescope, study, the night sky, be introduced to cyber security and decoding, as well as design and build a mechanical claw. Activities explore important STEM topics ranging from physics and engineering to computer science and space agriculture. Designed by Clemson University, the 2021 4‑H STEM Challenge, Galactic Quest,…

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4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club

November 22, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly
Online ME United States
Free

For more information or to register, visit the 4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club page. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact Sarah Sparks, 207.581.8206 or sarah.sparks@maine.edu.

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4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club

November 22, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2021

Online ME United States
young teen boy watching a virtual science cafe session

Galactic Quest explores the history of humans in space, the technology and resources needed for missions, and the obstacles humans encounter in orbit. Participants will use stellar optics to build their own telescope, study, the night sky, be introduced to cyber security and decoding, as well as design and build a mechanical claw. Activities explore important STEM topics ranging from physics and engineering to computer science and space agriculture. Designed by Clemson University, the 2021 4‑H STEM Challenge, Galactic Quest,…

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4-H Teen Hangouts

November 23, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 9, 2021 at 5:00 pm

One event on November 23, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Online ME United States
Free

For more information and to register, visit the 4-H Teen Hangouts Registration page. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact Jennifer Lobley at 207.255.3345 or jennifer.lobley@maine.edu.

Find out more »
presenters during a 4-H virtual learning segment of 4-H Hang Out

4-H Hangouts

November 23, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 23, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Online, ME United States

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 Leader Maddie and 4-H Staff Jen for two 1-hour sessions online to get to know other teens from around the state. We will focus on a fun theme for each gathering, like movie night, glow stick night, and more! Together, we will build…

Find out more »

4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club

November 29, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly
Online ME United States
Free

For more information or to register, visit the 4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club page. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact Sarah Sparks, 207.581.8206 or sarah.sparks@maine.edu.

Find out more »

4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club

November 29, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2021

Online ME United States
young teen boy watching a virtual science cafe session

Galactic Quest explores the history of humans in space, the technology and resources needed for missions, and the obstacles humans encounter in orbit. Participants will use stellar optics to build their own telescope, study, the night sky, be introduced to cyber security and decoding, as well as design and build a mechanical claw. Activities explore important STEM topics ranging from physics and engineering to computer science and space agriculture. Designed by Clemson University, the 2021 4‑H STEM Challenge, Galactic Quest,…

Find out more »

December 2021

4-H Aquarium Club

December 4, 2021 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly
Online ME United States
Free

Registration is open on a rolling basis. When you register you will be added to the mailing list to receive the Zoom link before the next meeting. The club is led by aquaculture experts Dr. Scarlett Tudor from UMaine’s Aquaculture Research Institute, and Melissa Malmstedt from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR). For more information and to register, visit the 4-H Aquarium Club page on the Cooperative Extension in Hancock County website.

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4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club

December 6, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly
Online ME United States
Free

For more information or to register, visit the 4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club page. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact Sarah Sparks, 207.581.8206 or sarah.sparks@maine.edu.

Find out more »

4-H STEM Challenge: Galactic Quest Virtual 4-H Club

December 6, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Monday, repeating until December 7, 2021

Online ME United States
young teen boy watching a virtual science cafe session

Galactic Quest explores the history of humans in space, the technology and resources needed for missions, and the obstacles humans encounter in orbit. Participants will use stellar optics to build their own telescope, study, the night sky, be introduced to cyber security and decoding, as well as design and build a mechanical claw. Activities explore important STEM topics ranging from physics and engineering to computer science and space agriculture. Designed by Clemson University, the 2021 4‑H STEM Challenge, Galactic Quest,…

Find out more »

January 2022

4-H Aquarium Club

January 4 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly
Online ME United States
Free

Registration is open on a rolling basis. When you register you will be added to the mailing list to receive the Zoom link before the next meeting. The club is led by aquaculture experts Dr. Scarlett Tudor from UMaine’s Aquaculture Research Institute, and Melissa Malmstedt from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR). For more information and to register, visit the 4-H Aquarium Club page on the Cooperative Extension in Hancock County website.

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Cabin Fever Series for 4-H Volunteers

January 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Online ME United States + Google Map
icon graphic for how to become a volunteer presenter for the 4-H virtual learning series

This year's Cabin Fever Series for 4-H Volunteers is combining efforts with other states in the Northeast region! The following three topics will be featured in virtual workshops this winter: re-engaging and motivating youth designing captivating and fun activities expanding possibilities for youth to broaden their world These workshops will offer a great chance to learn something new, brush up on your skills and connect with 4-H volunteers from across the Northeast! Register today by clicking here!

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Cabin Fever Series for 4-H Volunteers

January 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 16, 2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 16, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
icon graphic for how to become a volunteer presenter for the 4-H virtual learning series

This year's Cabin Fever Series for 4-H Volunteers is combining efforts with other states in the Northeast region! The following three topics will be featured in virtual workshops this winter: re-engaging and motivating youth designing captivating and fun activities expanding possibilities for youth to broaden their world These workshops will offer a great chance to learn something new, brush up on your skills and connect with 4-H volunteers from across the Northeast! Upcoming Topics: January 19 - Re-engaging & motivating youth. …

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Virtual 4-H Dog SPIN Club

January 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on March 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on April 16, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on May 21, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on June 18, 2022 at 9:00 am

Online ME United States + Google Map

This short-term, special interest club will be meeting monthly starting in January and will focus on all things dogs. You do not need a dog to participate and this club is open to anyone who lives in Maine. Adults interested in helping should contact us (contact info is on the program website).

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All About Maine Trees! Virtual SPIN Club

January 24 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30 pm on Monday, happening 4 times

One event on February 22, 2022 at 4:30 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Trees in a forest

This virtual SPIN club is for youth ages 9-16 and will end in a culminating in-person workshop at a Maine Maple Sugar House. We will learn about tree ages and characteristics, practice tree identification, explore the versatility of trees, careers involved with forests, and learn about tapping maple trees for syrup. Youth will be receiving kits in the mail for accompanying hands-on activities including tree ring counting, tree cookie ornaments, tree identification books, maple candies, and maple syrup thickness and…

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All About Maine Trees! Virtual SPIN Club

January 31 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30 pm on Monday, happening 4 times

One event on February 22, 2022 at 4:30 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Trees in a forest

This virtual SPIN club is for youth ages 9-16 and will end in a culminating in-person workshop at a Maine Maple Sugar House. We will learn about tree ages and characteristics, practice tree identification, explore the versatility of trees, careers involved with forests, and learn about tapping maple trees for syrup. Youth will be receiving kits in the mail for accompanying hands-on activities including tree ring counting, tree cookie ornaments, tree identification books, maple candies, and maple syrup thickness and…

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February 2022

4-H Aquarium Club

February 4 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly
Online ME United States
Free

Registration is open on a rolling basis. When you register you will be added to the mailing list to receive the Zoom link before the next meeting. The club is led by aquaculture experts Dr. Scarlett Tudor from UMaine’s Aquaculture Research Institute, and Melissa Malmstedt from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR). For more information and to register, visit the 4-H Aquarium Club page on the Cooperative Extension in Hancock County website.

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All About Maine Trees! Virtual SPIN Club

February 7 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30 pm on Monday, happening 4 times

One event on February 22, 2022 at 4:30 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Trees in a forest

This virtual SPIN club is for youth ages 9-16 and will end in a culminating in-person workshop at a Maine Maple Sugar House. We will learn about tree ages and characteristics, practice tree identification, explore the versatility of trees, careers involved with forests, and learn about tapping maple trees for syrup. Youth will be receiving kits in the mail for accompanying hands-on activities including tree ring counting, tree cookie ornaments, tree identification books, maple candies, and maple syrup thickness and…

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All About Maine Trees! Virtual SPIN Club

February 14 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30 pm on Monday, happening 4 times

One event on February 22, 2022 at 4:30 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Trees in a forest

This virtual SPIN club is for youth ages 9-16 and will end in a culminating in-person workshop at a Maine Maple Sugar House. We will learn about tree ages and characteristics, practice tree identification, explore the versatility of trees, careers involved with forests, and learn about tapping maple trees for syrup. Youth will be receiving kits in the mail for accompanying hands-on activities including tree ring counting, tree cookie ornaments, tree identification books, maple candies, and maple syrup thickness and…

Find out more »

Public Speaking Workshops

February 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 16, 2022 at 6:00 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
girl on a stage giving a presentation

Open to 4-H members - age 9 and up February 16 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm March 16 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm Are you interested in learning more about giving a polished, interesting presentation? The Maine 4-H Communication Science Team members will be leading two workshops in February and March.  Workshops are designed to help 4-H members learn new Public Speaking skills and to prepare for the upcoming state Public Speaking Tournament in April.  Topics will include: Learn the difference…

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Cabin Fever Series for 4-H Volunteers

February 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 16, 2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 16, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
icon graphic for how to become a volunteer presenter for the 4-H virtual learning series

This year's Cabin Fever Series for 4-H Volunteers is combining efforts with other states in the Northeast region! The following three topics will be featured in virtual workshops this winter: re-engaging and motivating youth designing captivating and fun activities expanding possibilities for youth to broaden their world These workshops will offer a great chance to learn something new, brush up on your skills and connect with 4-H volunteers from across the Northeast! Upcoming Topics: January 19 - Re-engaging & motivating youth. …

Find out more »

Virtual 4-H Dog SPIN Club

February 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on March 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on April 16, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on May 21, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on June 18, 2022 at 9:00 am

Online ME United States + Google Map

This short-term, special interest club will be meeting monthly starting in January and will focus on all things dogs. You do not need a dog to participate and this club is open to anyone who lives in Maine. Adults interested in helping should contact us (contact info is on the program website).

Find out more »

All About Maine Trees! Virtual SPIN Club

February 22 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30 pm on Monday, happening 4 times

One event on February 22, 2022 at 4:30 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Trees in a forest

This virtual SPIN club is for youth ages 9-16 and will end in a culminating in-person workshop at a Maine Maple Sugar House. We will learn about tree ages and characteristics, practice tree identification, explore the versatility of trees, careers involved with forests, and learn about tapping maple trees for syrup. Youth will be receiving kits in the mail for accompanying hands-on activities including tree ring counting, tree cookie ornaments, tree identification books, maple candies, and maple syrup thickness and…

Find out more »

Maine’s Mysterious Marshland: Using eDNA to Understand Climate Change

February 23 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Online ME United States + Google Map
Free

Are you interested in learning more about Maine’s changing climate? Salt marshes have the potential to lessen the impacts of increasing carbon dioxide in our atmosphere! Join University of Maine graduate student Heather Richard in exploring Maine’s salt marshes and learn more about how environmental DNA (eDNA) can help us to understand more about the role of this important habitat in our changing world. Hands-on games and demonstrations will give participants an in-depth perspective into the science of eDNA and…

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March 2022

Start Your 4-H Volunteer Journey Today!

March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 8, 2022 at 7:00 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
4-H volunteer online resources icon

Thinking about becoming a 4-H volunteer? We are looking for Maine residents who are age 18 and older to help youth find their spark and thrive! We offer lots of ways to be involved depending on your time and interests. This training will include opportunities to participate in a couple of hands-on activities, hear from youth, other volunteers, and more. No pressure to commit, no cost, and no reason to not attend! Questions? Contact Jen Lobley, Extension Professor for Volunteer…

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4-H Aquarium Club

March 4 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly
Online ME United States
Free

Registration is open on a rolling basis. When you register you will be added to the mailing list to receive the Zoom link before the next meeting. The club is led by aquaculture experts Dr. Scarlett Tudor from UMaine’s Aquaculture Research Institute, and Melissa Malmstedt from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR). For more information and to register, visit the 4-H Aquarium Club page on the Cooperative Extension in Hancock County website.

Find out more »

Start Your 4-H Volunteer Journey Today!

March 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 8, 2022 at 7:00 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
4-H volunteer online resources icon

Thinking about becoming a 4-H volunteer? We are looking for Maine residents who are age 18 and older to help youth find their spark and thrive! We offer lots of ways to be involved depending on your time and interests. This training will include opportunities to participate in a couple of hands-on activities, hear from youth, other volunteers, and more. No pressure to commit, no cost, and no reason to not attend! Questions? Contact Jen Lobley, Extension Professor for Volunteer…

Find out more »

Public Speaking Workshops

March 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 16, 2022 at 6:00 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
girl on a stage giving a presentation

Open to 4-H members - age 9 and up February 16 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm March 16 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm Are you interested in learning more about giving a polished, interesting presentation? The Maine 4-H Communication Science Team members will be leading two workshops in February and March.  Workshops are designed to help 4-H members learn new Public Speaking skills and to prepare for the upcoming state Public Speaking Tournament in April.  Topics will include: Learn the difference…

Find out more »

Cabin Fever Series for 4-H Volunteers

March 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 16, 2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 16, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
icon graphic for how to become a volunteer presenter for the 4-H virtual learning series

This year's Cabin Fever Series for 4-H Volunteers is combining efforts with other states in the Northeast region! The following three topics will be featured in virtual workshops this winter: re-engaging and motivating youth designing captivating and fun activities expanding possibilities for youth to broaden their world These workshops will offer a great chance to learn something new, brush up on your skills and connect with 4-H volunteers from across the Northeast! Upcoming Topics: January 19 - Re-engaging & motivating youth. …

Find out more »

Virtual 4-H Dog SPIN Club

March 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on March 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on April 16, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on May 21, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on June 18, 2022 at 9:00 am

Online ME United States + Google Map

This short-term, special interest club will be meeting monthly starting in January and will focus on all things dogs. You do not need a dog to participate and this club is open to anyone who lives in Maine. Adults interested in helping should contact us (contact info is on the program website).

Find out more »

4-H Virtual Food Science Club

March 22 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 20, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Food Science Club - text with three photos of eggs, bread, cheese

Are you excited to learn new information about food? This five week virtual 4-H SPIN club has been developed to take complex topics and break them down to introduce students to the wonders of Food Science. We will be meeting each week to explain and experiment with five different food science topics that include; leavening agents, protein in eggs, fermentation in dairy, gluten matrices, and browning in fruits and vegetables. Join University of Maine graduate student Ella Glatter as she…

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4-H Virtual Food Science Club

March 29 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 20, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Food Science Club - text with three photos of eggs, bread, cheese

Are you excited to learn new information about food? This five week virtual 4-H SPIN club has been developed to take complex topics and break them down to introduce students to the wonders of Food Science. We will be meeting each week to explain and experiment with five different food science topics that include; leavening agents, protein in eggs, fermentation in dairy, gluten matrices, and browning in fruits and vegetables. Join University of Maine graduate student Ella Glatter as she…

Find out more »

April 2022

4-H Aquarium Club

April 4 @ 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Monthly
Online ME United States
Free

Registration is open on a rolling basis. When you register you will be added to the mailing list to receive the Zoom link before the next meeting. The club is led by aquaculture experts Dr. Scarlett Tudor from UMaine’s Aquaculture Research Institute, and Melissa Malmstedt from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR). For more information and to register, visit the 4-H Aquarium Club page on the Cooperative Extension in Hancock County website.

Find out more »

4-H Virtual Food Science Club

April 5 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 20, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Food Science Club - text with three photos of eggs, bread, cheese

Are you excited to learn new information about food? This five week virtual 4-H SPIN club has been developed to take complex topics and break them down to introduce students to the wonders of Food Science. We will be meeting each week to explain and experiment with five different food science topics that include; leavening agents, protein in eggs, fermentation in dairy, gluten matrices, and browning in fruits and vegetables. Join University of Maine graduate student Ella Glatter as she…

Find out more »

4-H Virtual Food Science Club

April 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 20, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Food Science Club - text with three photos of eggs, bread, cheese

Are you excited to learn new information about food? This five week virtual 4-H SPIN club has been developed to take complex topics and break them down to introduce students to the wonders of Food Science. We will be meeting each week to explain and experiment with five different food science topics that include; leavening agents, protein in eggs, fermentation in dairy, gluten matrices, and browning in fruits and vegetables. Join University of Maine graduate student Ella Glatter as she…

Find out more »

4-H Tidepool Immersion Discovery + Ecology Workshop Series

April 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 18, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
UMaine Extension with 4H cloverleaf logotype

Explore the intertidal zone and help with marine science research! In this workshop, we will learn about animals you might find during low tide and use some amazing equipment to take awesome pictures on your phone to identify them. Along the way, we’ll learn about invasive species, climate change, species identification, and how you can participate in research by just taking a picture. Please note that the ability to get to the beach and supervision are required (at least once,…

Find out more »

Virtual 4-H Dog SPIN Club

April 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on March 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on April 16, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on May 21, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on June 18, 2022 at 9:00 am

Online ME United States + Google Map

This short-term, special interest club will be meeting monthly starting in January and will focus on all things dogs. You do not need a dog to participate and this club is open to anyone who lives in Maine. Adults interested in helping should contact us (contact info is on the program website).

Find out more »

4-H Virtual Food Science Club

April 19 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 20, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Food Science Club - text with three photos of eggs, bread, cheese

Are you excited to learn new information about food? This five week virtual 4-H SPIN club has been developed to take complex topics and break them down to introduce students to the wonders of Food Science. We will be meeting each week to explain and experiment with five different food science topics that include; leavening agents, protein in eggs, fermentation in dairy, gluten matrices, and browning in fruits and vegetables. Join University of Maine graduate student Ella Glatter as she…

Find out more »

4-H Tidepool Immersion Discovery + Ecology Workshop Series

April 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 18, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
UMaine Extension with 4H cloverleaf logotype

Explore the intertidal zone and help with marine science research! In this workshop, we will learn about animals you might find during low tide and use some amazing equipment to take awesome pictures on your phone to identify them. Along the way, we’ll learn about invasive species, climate change, species identification, and how you can participate in research by just taking a picture. Please note that the ability to get to the beach and supervision are required (at least once,…

Find out more »

4-H Tidepool Immersion Discovery + Ecology Workshop Series

April 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 18, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
UMaine Extension with 4H cloverleaf logotype

Explore the intertidal zone and help with marine science research! In this workshop, we will learn about animals you might find during low tide and use some amazing equipment to take awesome pictures on your phone to identify them. Along the way, we’ll learn about invasive species, climate change, species identification, and how you can participate in research by just taking a picture. Please note that the ability to get to the beach and supervision are required (at least once,…

Find out more »

May 2022

4-H Tidepool Immersion Discovery + Ecology Workshop Series

May 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 18, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
UMaine Extension with 4H cloverleaf logotype

Explore the intertidal zone and help with marine science research! In this workshop, we will learn about animals you might find during low tide and use some amazing equipment to take awesome pictures on your phone to identify them. Along the way, we’ll learn about invasive species, climate change, species identification, and how you can participate in research by just taking a picture. Please note that the ability to get to the beach and supervision are required (at least once,…

Find out more »

4-H Tidepool Immersion Discovery + Ecology Workshop Series

May 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 18, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
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Explore the intertidal zone and help with marine science research! In this workshop, we will learn about animals you might find during low tide and use some amazing equipment to take awesome pictures on your phone to identify them. Along the way, we’ll learn about invasive species, climate change, species identification, and how you can participate in research by just taking a picture. Please note that the ability to get to the beach and supervision are required (at least once,…

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4-H Tidepool Immersion Discovery + Ecology Workshop Series

May 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 18, 2022

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UMaine Extension with 4H cloverleaf logotype

Explore the intertidal zone and help with marine science research! In this workshop, we will learn about animals you might find during low tide and use some amazing equipment to take awesome pictures on your phone to identify them. Along the way, we’ll learn about invasive species, climate change, species identification, and how you can participate in research by just taking a picture. Please note that the ability to get to the beach and supervision are required (at least once,…

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Virtual 4-H Dog SPIN Club

May 21 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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One event on February 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on March 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on April 16, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on May 21, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on June 18, 2022 at 9:00 am

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This short-term, special interest club will be meeting monthly starting in January and will focus on all things dogs. You do not need a dog to participate and this club is open to anyone who lives in Maine. Adults interested in helping should contact us (contact info is on the program website).

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June 2022

Virtual 4-H Dog SPIN Club

June 18 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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One event on February 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on March 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on April 16, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on May 21, 2022 at 9:00 am

One event on June 18, 2022 at 9:00 am

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This short-term, special interest club will be meeting monthly starting in January and will focus on all things dogs. You do not need a dog to participate and this club is open to anyone who lives in Maine. Adults interested in helping should contact us (contact info is on the program website).

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Adulting 101

June 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 28, 2022

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young teen boy watching a virtual science cafe session

Are you a teen worried about impending adulthood? Do you want to know how to find answers to your questions about money, jobs, and roommates? Consider joining the Adulting 101 SPIN Club! Over the course of six meetings, we will learn some basic adult skills, including how to manage stress, interview for a job, and take advantage of existing resources in your community. Each week will cover a different topic: life/work balance and stress management; saving, spending, and credit; nutrition…

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Adulting 101

June 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 28, 2022

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young teen boy watching a virtual science cafe session

Are you a teen worried about impending adulthood? Do you want to know how to find answers to your questions about money, jobs, and roommates? Consider joining the Adulting 101 SPIN Club! Over the course of six meetings, we will learn some basic adult skills, including how to manage stress, interview for a job, and take advantage of existing resources in your community. Each week will cover a different topic: life/work balance and stress management; saving, spending, and credit; nutrition…

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July 2022

4-H Citizen Science: 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 5 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 3, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
screenshot of 4-H Citizen Science virtual meeting participants

Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Did you know that YOU are a scientist and can contribute to the science community?!? This virtual 4-H club encourages youth to practice citizen science in their own backyard, with a variety of science opportunities to consider, and report their observations while making connections with fellow citizen scientists in their community and around the state. Youth will need online access and the ability to take and share photos. Registration…

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Leading in a Mindful Way – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 6 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on July 20, 2022 at 9:30 am

One event on August 3, 2022 at 9:30 am

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free

Open to all Maine youth ages 12 & up Maximum 16 attendees In this mini-series teens ages12-18 are encouraged to join us as we dive deeper into ourselves through conversation, yoga, mindfulness, breathing techniques, and visualizations. We will also learn about how we can become good leaders by exploring concepts related to intentionality, balance, and flexibility in regard to leadership and personal strengths. Registration Deadline: July 1.

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Learn to Love Pollinators – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 6 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 4, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
bee on apple blossom

Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Do you like insects? Do you like to explore gardens, meadows, and things that grow? Join this workshop series to learn more about pollinators, and how and why they are important. Each week we will explore something new related to Maine’s pollinators. Activities will include building a pollinating bee, building a nest for native bees, and more. Materials will be provided and mailed to participants. Some gathering of items…

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Intro to Watercolors – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
paints and paintbrush

Open to all Maine youth ages 7 & up Maximum 10 households (siblings can share supplies) In this workshop, learners will learn about watercolor supplies and materials and get started right away with experimenting with their tools. Learners will create a "knowledge page" where they can test out each technique and use it as inspiration as they continue their watercolor journey outside of class. The first steps will include learning to load the brush, control our water, and mixing colors.…

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Fun with Fiber – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 21, 2022

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Free
sheep

Open to all youth ages 5 – 11 Maximum 12 attendees Fun with Fiber is a series of three workshops that will introduce participants to the exciting world of fiber arts! In this workshop series, you will learn about the variety of wool products available, how wool is made into a useable product, and get to make your own yarn and felted products. All materials will be provided so there is no need to worry about purchasing wool or raising…

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Adulting 101

July 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 28, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
young teen boy watching a virtual science cafe session

Are you a teen worried about impending adulthood? Do you want to know how to find answers to your questions about money, jobs, and roommates? Consider joining the Adulting 101 SPIN Club! Over the course of six meetings, we will learn some basic adult skills, including how to manage stress, interview for a job, and take advantage of existing resources in your community. Each week will cover a different topic: life/work balance and stress management; saving, spending, and credit; nutrition…

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Teen Virtual Boardgame Club

July 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 29, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
presenter and students during a 4-H virtual learning segment of barbecue cooking

Open to all youth ages 12 & up Maximum 10 attendees Take a break from your other summer learning activities, and come hang out! This 4-week club will connect you with other youth for good conversation and fun games. We will be connecting on zoom to play online versions of Scattergories, Pictionary, and other favorites! Registration deadline: July 5.

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Nature Journaling – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 12 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 3, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
sunset over Big Indian Lake; photo by C.D. Eves-Thomas

Open to all youth ages 9 - 11  Maximum 15 attendees In this workshop series, youth learn they can be a scientist anywhere through sketching and observing the natural world around them. We will spend time drawing and writing our observations about what we notice and what we wonder about things we find in nature. Registration deadline: June 28.

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4-H Citizen Science: 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 3, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
screenshot of 4-H Citizen Science virtual meeting participants

Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Did you know that YOU are a scientist and can contribute to the science community?!? This virtual 4-H club encourages youth to practice citizen science in their own backyard, with a variety of science opportunities to consider, and report their observations while making connections with fellow citizen scientists in their community and around the state. Youth will need online access and the ability to take and share photos. Registration…

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Learn to Love Pollinators – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 13 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 4, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
bee on apple blossom

Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Do you like insects? Do you like to explore gardens, meadows, and things that grow? Join this workshop series to learn more about pollinators, and how and why they are important. Each week we will explore something new related to Maine’s pollinators. Activities will include building a pollinating bee, building a nest for native bees, and more. Materials will be provided and mailed to participants. Some gathering of items…

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Paint & Ponder: Watercolor Series – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 4, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
Arts and Crafts icon

Open to all youth ages 7 & up Maximum 10 households (siblings can share supplies) In this four-week series, learners will use various watercolor techniques to create their own watercolor paintings. Techniques may include wet on dry, wet on wet, a wash, scumbling, lifting, splatter, layering, dry brushing, charging and blending, adding details, and creating blooms. Each week will have a different subject that we will paint together in class. Week 1: Jellyfish & Seaweed Week 2: Trees Week 3:…

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Fun with Fiber – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 21, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
sheep

Open to all youth ages 5 – 11 Maximum 12 attendees Fun with Fiber is a series of three workshops that will introduce participants to the exciting world of fiber arts! In this workshop series, you will learn about the variety of wool products available, how wool is made into a useable product, and get to make your own yarn and felted products. All materials will be provided so there is no need to worry about purchasing wool or raising…

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Adulting 101

July 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 28, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
young teen boy watching a virtual science cafe session

Are you a teen worried about impending adulthood? Do you want to know how to find answers to your questions about money, jobs, and roommates? Consider joining the Adulting 101 SPIN Club! Over the course of six meetings, we will learn some basic adult skills, including how to manage stress, interview for a job, and take advantage of existing resources in your community. Each week will cover a different topic: life/work balance and stress management; saving, spending, and credit; nutrition…

Find out more »

Teen Virtual Boardgame Club

July 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 29, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
presenter and students during a 4-H virtual learning segment of barbecue cooking

Open to all youth ages 12 & up Maximum 10 attendees Take a break from your other summer learning activities, and come hang out! This 4-week club will connect you with other youth for good conversation and fun games. We will be connecting on zoom to play online versions of Scattergories, Pictionary, and other favorites! Registration deadline: July 5.

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No-Bake Chocolate Chip Bites – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Free
4-Hers doing a cooking project.

Open to all Maine youth ages 5 - 8  Maximum 8 attendees Would you like to make a super delicious snack that doesn't need an oven? Join us as we make No-Bake Chocolate Chip Bites. Packed with nut butter protein, and quick oat energy, this will become a favorite super snack! Registration Deadline: July 11. https://extension.umaine.edu/food-health/recipes/no-bake-chocolate-chip-bites/

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Choose Health, Food, Fun, and Fitness

July 19 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 20, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 21, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 26, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 27, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 28, 2022 at 10:45 am

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
a parent and young child at a kitchen counter using eggs in a recipe

Open to all youth ages 9 – 11 Maximum 10 attendees This 6-lesson series includes information about nutrition, exercise, and a hands-on cooking experience. Lessons include: learning how to make healthier choices with your hydration; coloring your plate (eating more vegetables and fruit); read it before you eat it (learning how to understand nutritional labels); make half your grains whole (the benefit of eating whole grains); healthier food - fast (how to eat less unhealthy food); and power up your…

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Nature Journaling – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 19 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 3, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
sunset over Big Indian Lake; photo by C.D. Eves-Thomas

Open to all youth ages 9 - 11  Maximum 15 attendees In this workshop series, youth learn they can be a scientist anywhere through sketching and observing the natural world around them. We will spend time drawing and writing our observations about what we notice and what we wonder about things we find in nature. Registration deadline: June 28.

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4-H Citizen Science: 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 19 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 3, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
screenshot of 4-H Citizen Science virtual meeting participants

Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Did you know that YOU are a scientist and can contribute to the science community?!? This virtual 4-H club encourages youth to practice citizen science in their own backyard, with a variety of science opportunities to consider, and report their observations while making connections with fellow citizen scientists in their community and around the state. Youth will need online access and the ability to take and share photos. Registration…

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Leading in a Mindful Way – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 20 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 20, 2022 at 9:30 am

One event on August 3, 2022 at 9:30 am

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free

Open to all Maine youth ages 12 & up Maximum 16 attendees In this mini-series teens ages12-18 are encouraged to join us as we dive deeper into ourselves through conversation, yoga, mindfulness, breathing techniques, and visualizations. We will also learn about how we can become good leaders by exploring concepts related to intentionality, balance, and flexibility in regard to leadership and personal strengths. Registration Deadline: July 1.

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Destination Moon Virtual Mission – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 20, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
STEM icon

This workshop is being offered twice: 10:00 – 11:00 am OR 3:00 – 4:00 pm Open to all Maine youth ages 12 & up   Maximum 30 attendees Open to incoming grades 7-12! Students connect virtually with a Challenger Staff Member to run this mission in real-time. All that is needed is a laptop/desktop/iPad and an internet connection! A team of researchers is ready to return to the Moon to explore its surface and establish a second habitat for astronauts to…

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Choose Health, Food, Fun, and Fitness

July 20 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 20, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 21, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 26, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 27, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 28, 2022 at 10:45 am

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
a parent and young child at a kitchen counter using eggs in a recipe

Open to all youth ages 9 – 11 Maximum 10 attendees This 6-lesson series includes information about nutrition, exercise, and a hands-on cooking experience. Lessons include: learning how to make healthier choices with your hydration; coloring your plate (eating more vegetables and fruit); read it before you eat it (learning how to understand nutritional labels); make half your grains whole (the benefit of eating whole grains); healthier food - fast (how to eat less unhealthy food); and power up your…

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Learn to Love Pollinators – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 20 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 4, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
bee on apple blossom

Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Do you like insects? Do you like to explore gardens, meadows, and things that grow? Join this workshop series to learn more about pollinators, and how and why they are important. Each week we will explore something new related to Maine’s pollinators. Activities will include building a pollinating bee, building a nest for native bees, and more. Materials will be provided and mailed to participants. Some gathering of items…

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4-H Fly Tying 101 – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 22, 2022 at 2:00 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
Camper holding a fishing rod and fish

Open to all youth ages 12 & up Maximum 8 attendees Come learn how to trick some fish! We'll dig into the basics of fly-tying including insect mimicry, fishing environments, fly-tying materials and equipment, and fly-tying itself! Join this two-session workshop on zoom to tie your own fly! Materials will be mailed to participants ahead of time. Registration Deadline: June 22.

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Paint & Ponder: Watercolor Series – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 4, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
Arts and Crafts icon

Open to all youth ages 7 & up Maximum 10 households (siblings can share supplies) In this four-week series, learners will use various watercolor techniques to create their own watercolor paintings. Techniques may include wet on dry, wet on wet, a wash, scumbling, lifting, splatter, layering, dry brushing, charging and blending, adding details, and creating blooms. Each week will have a different subject that we will paint together in class. Week 1: Jellyfish & Seaweed Week 2: Trees Week 3:…

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Destination Moon Virtual Mission – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 20, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
STEM icon

This workshop is being offered twice: 10:00 – 11:00 am OR 3:00 – 4:00 pm Open to all Maine youth ages 12 & up   Maximum 30 attendees Open to incoming grades 7-12! Students connect virtually with a Challenger Staff Member to run this mission in real-time. All that is needed is a laptop/desktop/iPad and an internet connection! A team of researchers is ready to return to the Moon to explore its surface and establish a second habitat for astronauts to…

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Fun with Fiber – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 21, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
sheep

Open to all youth ages 5 – 11 Maximum 12 attendees Fun with Fiber is a series of three workshops that will introduce participants to the exciting world of fiber arts! In this workshop series, you will learn about the variety of wool products available, how wool is made into a useable product, and get to make your own yarn and felted products. All materials will be provided so there is no need to worry about purchasing wool or raising…

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Adulting 101

July 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 28, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
young teen boy watching a virtual science cafe session

Are you a teen worried about impending adulthood? Do you want to know how to find answers to your questions about money, jobs, and roommates? Consider joining the Adulting 101 SPIN Club! Over the course of six meetings, we will learn some basic adult skills, including how to manage stress, interview for a job, and take advantage of existing resources in your community. Each week will cover a different topic: life/work balance and stress management; saving, spending, and credit; nutrition…

Find out more »

Choose Health, Food, Fun, and Fitness

July 21 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 20, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 21, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 26, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 27, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 28, 2022 at 10:45 am

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
a parent and young child at a kitchen counter using eggs in a recipe

Open to all youth ages 9 – 11 Maximum 10 attendees This 6-lesson series includes information about nutrition, exercise, and a hands-on cooking experience. Lessons include: learning how to make healthier choices with your hydration; coloring your plate (eating more vegetables and fruit); read it before you eat it (learning how to understand nutritional labels); make half your grains whole (the benefit of eating whole grains); healthier food - fast (how to eat less unhealthy food); and power up your…

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Teen Virtual Boardgame Club

July 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 29, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
presenter and students during a 4-H virtual learning segment of barbecue cooking

Open to all youth ages 12 & up Maximum 10 attendees Take a break from your other summer learning activities, and come hang out! This 4-week club will connect you with other youth for good conversation and fun games. We will be connecting on zoom to play online versions of Scattergories, Pictionary, and other favorites! Registration deadline: July 5.

Find out more »

4-H Fly Tying 101 – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 22 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 22, 2022 at 2:00 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
Camper holding a fishing rod and fish

Open to all youth ages 12 & up Maximum 8 attendees Come learn how to trick some fish! We'll dig into the basics of fly-tying including insect mimicry, fishing environments, fly-tying materials and equipment, and fly-tying itself! Join this two-session workshop on zoom to tie your own fly! Materials will be mailed to participants ahead of time. Registration Deadline: June 22.

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Virtual Touch Tank – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
4-H Virtual Touch Tank Workshop

Open to all youth ages 5 - 12 Maximum 8 screens (multiple youth from one household can sign up, provided they share a single screen) Melissa from the UMaine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research (CCAR) will introduce participants to some of Maine’s common sea creatures! Youth will visually explore and learn about some of Maine’s sea creatures. Registration deadline: July 22.

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Choose Health, Food, Fun, and Fitness

July 26 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 20, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 21, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 26, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 27, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 28, 2022 at 10:45 am

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
a parent and young child at a kitchen counter using eggs in a recipe

Open to all youth ages 9 – 11 Maximum 10 attendees This 6-lesson series includes information about nutrition, exercise, and a hands-on cooking experience. Lessons include: learning how to make healthier choices with your hydration; coloring your plate (eating more vegetables and fruit); read it before you eat it (learning how to understand nutritional labels); make half your grains whole (the benefit of eating whole grains); healthier food - fast (how to eat less unhealthy food); and power up your…

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Nature Journaling – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 26 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 3, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
sunset over Big Indian Lake; photo by C.D. Eves-Thomas

Open to all youth ages 9 - 11  Maximum 15 attendees In this workshop series, youth learn they can be a scientist anywhere through sketching and observing the natural world around them. We will spend time drawing and writing our observations about what we notice and what we wonder about things we find in nature. Registration deadline: June 28.

Find out more »

4-H Citizen Science: 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 3, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
screenshot of 4-H Citizen Science virtual meeting participants

Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Did you know that YOU are a scientist and can contribute to the science community?!? This virtual 4-H club encourages youth to practice citizen science in their own backyard, with a variety of science opportunities to consider, and report their observations while making connections with fellow citizen scientists in their community and around the state. Youth will need online access and the ability to take and share photos. Registration…

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Destination Mars Virtual Mission – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 27, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free

This workshop is being offered twice: 10:00 – 11:00 am OR 3:00 – 4:00 pm Open to all Maine youth ages 9 – 11 Maximum 30 attendees This mission is open to all incoming 4th-6th graders! All that is needed is a laptop/desktop/iPad with an internet connection! Students will connect with a Challenger Learning Center Staff Member in real time to participate in this mission! Researchers are ready to explore Mars, but there’s one glaring problem- more than 40 million…

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Choose Health, Food, Fun, and Fitness

July 27 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 20, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 21, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 26, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 27, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 28, 2022 at 10:45 am

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
a parent and young child at a kitchen counter using eggs in a recipe

Open to all youth ages 9 – 11 Maximum 10 attendees This 6-lesson series includes information about nutrition, exercise, and a hands-on cooking experience. Lessons include: learning how to make healthier choices with your hydration; coloring your plate (eating more vegetables and fruit); read it before you eat it (learning how to understand nutritional labels); make half your grains whole (the benefit of eating whole grains); healthier food - fast (how to eat less unhealthy food); and power up your…

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Learn to Love Pollinators – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 27 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 4, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
bee on apple blossom

Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Do you like insects? Do you like to explore gardens, meadows, and things that grow? Join this workshop series to learn more about pollinators, and how and why they are important. Each week we will explore something new related to Maine’s pollinators. Activities will include building a pollinating bee, building a nest for native bees, and more. Materials will be provided and mailed to participants. Some gathering of items…

Find out more »

Paint & Ponder: Watercolor Series – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 4, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
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Open to all youth ages 7 & up Maximum 10 households (siblings can share supplies) In this four-week series, learners will use various watercolor techniques to create their own watercolor paintings. Techniques may include wet on dry, wet on wet, a wash, scumbling, lifting, splatter, layering, dry brushing, charging and blending, adding details, and creating blooms. Each week will have a different subject that we will paint together in class. Week 1: Jellyfish & Seaweed Week 2: Trees Week 3:…

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Destination Mars Virtual Mission – 4-H Summer Learning Series

July 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on July 27, 2022 at 3:00 pm

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This workshop is being offered twice: 10:00 – 11:00 am OR 3:00 – 4:00 pm Open to all Maine youth ages 9 – 11 Maximum 30 attendees This mission is open to all incoming 4th-6th graders! All that is needed is a laptop/desktop/iPad with an internet connection! Students will connect with a Challenger Learning Center Staff Member in real time to participate in this mission! Researchers are ready to explore Mars, but there’s one glaring problem- more than 40 million…

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Adulting 101

July 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 28, 2022

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Are you a teen worried about impending adulthood? Do you want to know how to find answers to your questions about money, jobs, and roommates? Consider joining the Adulting 101 SPIN Club! Over the course of six meetings, we will learn some basic adult skills, including how to manage stress, interview for a job, and take advantage of existing resources in your community. Each week will cover a different topic: life/work balance and stress management; saving, spending, and credit; nutrition…

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Choose Health, Food, Fun, and Fitness

July 28 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 26, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 27, 2022 at 10:45 am

One event on July 28, 2022 at 10:45 am

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
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Open to all youth ages 9 – 11 Maximum 10 attendees This 6-lesson series includes information about nutrition, exercise, and a hands-on cooking experience. Lessons include: learning how to make healthier choices with your hydration; coloring your plate (eating more vegetables and fruit); read it before you eat it (learning how to understand nutritional labels); make half your grains whole (the benefit of eating whole grains); healthier food - fast (how to eat less unhealthy food); and power up your…

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Teen Virtual Boardgame Club

July 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 29, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
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Open to all youth ages 12 & up Maximum 10 attendees Take a break from your other summer learning activities, and come hang out! This 4-week club will connect you with other youth for good conversation and fun games. We will be connecting on zoom to play online versions of Scattergories, Pictionary, and other favorites! Registration deadline: July 5.

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August 2022

Squid Dissection – 4-H Summer Learning Series

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Free
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Open to all Maine youth ages 9 & up Maximum 9 households (each youth will receive their own squid) 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 zoom to do the dissection together as a group! Registration Deadline: July 18.

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Nature Journaling – 4-H Summer Learning Series

August 2 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 3, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
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Open to all youth ages 9 - 11  Maximum 15 attendees In this workshop series, youth learn they can be a scientist anywhere through sketching and observing the natural world around them. We will spend time drawing and writing our observations about what we notice and what we wonder about things we find in nature. Registration deadline: June 28.

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4-H Citizen Science: 4-H Summer Learning Series

August 2 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 3, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
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Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Did you know that YOU are a scientist and can contribute to the science community?!? This virtual 4-H club encourages youth to practice citizen science in their own backyard, with a variety of science opportunities to consider, and report their observations while making connections with fellow citizen scientists in their community and around the state. Youth will need online access and the ability to take and share photos. Registration…

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Leading in a Mindful Way – 4-H Summer Learning Series

August 3 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on July 20, 2022 at 9:30 am

One event on August 3, 2022 at 9:30 am

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free

Open to all Maine youth ages 12 & up Maximum 16 attendees In this mini-series teens ages12-18 are encouraged to join us as we dive deeper into ourselves through conversation, yoga, mindfulness, breathing techniques, and visualizations. We will also learn about how we can become good leaders by exploring concepts related to intentionality, balance, and flexibility in regard to leadership and personal strengths. Registration Deadline: July 1.

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Learn to Love Pollinators – 4-H Summer Learning Series

August 3 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 4, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
bee on apple blossom

Open to all youth ages 9 & up Maximum 15 attendees Do you like insects? Do you like to explore gardens, meadows, and things that grow? Join this workshop series to learn more about pollinators, and how and why they are important. Each week we will explore something new related to Maine’s pollinators. Activities will include building a pollinating bee, building a nest for native bees, and more. Materials will be provided and mailed to participants. Some gathering of items…

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Paint & Ponder: Watercolor Series – 4-H Summer Learning Series

August 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 4, 2022

Online ME United States + Google Map
Free
Arts and Crafts icon

Open to all youth ages 7 & up Maximum 10 households (siblings can share supplies) In this four-week series, learners will use various watercolor techniques to create their own watercolor paintings. Techniques may include wet on dry, wet on wet, a wash, scumbling, lifting, splatter, layering, dry brushing, charging and blending, adding details, and creating blooms. Each week will have a different subject that we will paint together in class. Week 1: Jellyfish & Seaweed Week 2: Trees Week 3:…

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