Maine foundation giving $4.8 million to boost rural school success

Eight community organizations, each partnered with a local school district, will each receive a six-year, $600,000 grant as part of a larger effort to spur the post-secondary educational aspirations of rural middle- and high-school students, the Lerner Foundation announced Monday. To see the full Potland Press Herald release: To learn more about the Lerner […]

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U-Maine Extension to host National 4-H shooting sports instructor training

Bryant Pond, Maine – University of Maine 4-H Camp and Learning Center at Bryant Pond has been selected to host the 2016 National 4-H shooting sports instructor training Monday, June 6 through Friday, June 10, at 17 Conservation Lane, Bryant Pond. The 4-H instructor training is held in only one or two locations each year and […]

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Bethel Maine Moose Festival set for June 12-14, 2015

University of Maine 4-H Camp & Learning Center partners with the Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce to host annual moose permit lottery and festival. BETHEL – Each year, over 60,000 sportsmen and women from around the state and the country enter a drawing to fulfill a dream: to hunt a Maine moose.  The odds are […]

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