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June 2020

4-H At-Home June Jamboree

June 12, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Free
Two 4-H'ers experimenting with Batteries at the June Jamboree

4-H June Jamboree is an annual event hosted by Hancock County 4-H. It is open to ALL 4-H members, friends, and family in Hancock and neighboring counties. June Jamboree features a weekend of hands-on workshops for kids and is typically held at the Blue Hill Fairgrounds during the first weekend in June, with overnight camping available. This year, we're celebrating June Jamboree from home, but together, for the entire month, June 12th through July 4th. We hope that you and…

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August 2020

4-H Photo Contest

August 1, 2020 - August 31, 2020
Horse in Barn, a photo taken by Zoe from Rails'n'Trails

The 2020 4-H Photo Contest is underway. Please submit photos before August 31st, 2020! Photos will be displayed virtually on our website and Facebook page. More information here.

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4-H Photo Contest Deadline!

August 31, 2020
Photo Contest 2019

The 2020 4-H Photo Contest is underway. Photos will be displayed virtually on our website and Facebook page. Submit your photos for the 2020 4-H Photo Contest by 11:59 p.m. on August 31st, 2020! Submit photos here.

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September 2020

Blue Hill Fair

September 3, 2020 - September 7, 2020
Presenting Goats at the Blue Hill Fair

Exhibit your projects at in the 4-H exhibit hall during the Blue Hill Fair. More details TBA soon.

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October 2020

Project Records

October 2, 2020

Start keeping records of your projects now. New this year: cash prizes for youth who submit project records! More details TBA.

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Cloverfest

October 23, 2020
Chewonki educator talks about Owls

Join us for the annual celebration of the 4-H year, with entertainment and awards. More details TBA soon.

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June 2021

June Jamboree

June 5, 2021 @ 12:00 am - July 11, 2021 @ 11:59 pm
Two Kids Smiling

Photo of 4-H youth participating in the 2020 At-Home Jamboree Join Hancock County 4-H for Annual Jamboree Celebration! Join the University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Hancock County as we celebrate our annual 4-H June Jamboree! This year, Jamboree will span from June 5th through July 11th and will feature at-home activities and in-person workshops for youth. 4-H June Jamboree is an annual event hosted by Hancock County 4-H. It is open to ALL 4-H members, friends, and family in…

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4-H Summer Learning Series

June 14, 2021 - August 20, 2021
Free
4-H Summer Learning Series: virtual experiential learning for youth ages 5-18

University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H will offer its hands-on virtual summer learning series June 14–Aug. 20 with over 50 workshops open to all youth ages 5–18.  “UMaine Extension 4-H Summer Learning Series,” to be offered in two parts, includes learning tracks in arts and crafts, food and nutrition, STEM, marine science and aquaculture, animal science and agriculture, and teen leadership. The series opens with a magic show featuring Maine 4-H alumni and family-friendly entertainer Conrad Cologne.  In addition, this…

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4-H Aquaponics Project

June 15, 2021 - October 15, 2021
4-H'er looking through Aquaponics tank

University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is partnering with the University of Maine Center for Cooperative Aquaculture Research and UMaine Aquaculture Research Institute to offer a 4-H At-Home Aquaponics Project, an experiential learning program for youth ages 9–18 delivered virtually from June 15 to October.  The project includes learning experiences in introductory aquaponic systems and design, fish husbandry, aquaponic gardening, cooking and nutrition and more. With program leaders as mentors, youth complete their individual projects at home and are also…

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July 2022

4-H Open House

July 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Hancock County, 63 Boggy Brook Road
Ellsworth, ME 04695 United States
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Free
4-H and Master Gardener Volunteer at a table hosting a "Kids Corner" gardening workshop for kids

Join us for a FREE, fun, outdoor, family-friendly event open to the general public in Hancock County! Bring the family to experience what our local 4-H Youth Development program has to offer. Kids can participate in a variety of hands-on activities on topics ranging from art to science to animal husbandry. 4-H Staff and Volunteers will be on-site to provide information about becoming a 4-H member and provide information about the University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Hancock County. Adults…

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