4-H News

4-H Dog Clinic

UMaine Extension 4-H dog clinic in Old Town Aug. 13 Old Town, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H will offer a dog training clinic 8 a.m.–noon Saturday, Aug. 13 at the University of Maine J. Franklin Witter Teaching & Research Center, 160 University Farm Road, Old Town. The Maine 4-H Dog Clinic is […]

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Penobscot Livestock 4-H Showdown and Sale

Penobscot Livestock 4-H Showdown and Sale Where: Located at Casa Cattle Company: 145 Nokomis Road, Corinna, Maine When: Saturday, August 6th: Youth Livestock Auction starts at 2 pm, and Steer Show starts at 11 am. Lamb show starts Friday at 6 pm. Food and beverage will be provided starting at noon. If you cannot make […]

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4-H Summer Learning Series

After an incredibly successful 4-H Summer Learning Series over the past two years, Maine 4-H will once again offer virtual experiential learning workshops and clubs to youth ages 5-18 from July 5 – August 5, 2022. Planning is still taking place, but topics in previous years have ranged from engineering, art, science, animals & agriculture, […]

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Penobscot Livestock 4-H Sheep Clinic

Penobscot Livestock 4-H Sheep Clinic When: Saturday July 9 from 10am -2 pm Where: Casa Cattle Company 145 Nokomis Rd Corinna Maine 04928 Who: Anyone who wants to learn more about raising sheep with a focus on showing sheep as well.  Topics covered will include how to pick lambs, feed and care for lambs, shearing […]

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Maine Youth Council Conference

The Maine Youth Council has put together a Teen Conference which is coming up on June 24th from 9am-5:15pm at the Norlands Living History Museum in Livermore. This conference is designed to be interactive and fun. Lunch is provided and there are many different workshops to choose from. Please click the link below to register: […]

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2022 Penobscot County 4-H Public Speaking

2022 Penobscot County 4-H Public Speaking The 2022 Penobscot County 4-H Public Speaking Tournament will be held on March 5 at 10:00 a.m. at the Penobscot County Extension Office at 307 Maine Avenue, Bangor, Maine 04401-4331. The county tournament is open to any enrolled 4-H’ers  in the state of Maine. If you are not currently […]

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Maine App Challenge

Love technology? Here is a chance to put your passion to a purpose and win a scholarship along the way! The Maine App Challenge is an incredible opportunity for Maine middle school and high school students who are 13 years of age and older to create a mobile application with a chance to win a scholarship […]

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4-H Volunteer Cabin Fever Series

The first session of the 4-H Volunteer Cabin Fever Series starts on Wednesday, January 19th at 6:30 p.m.!  These sessions are virtual networking opportunities for volunteers being held over ZOOM.  They will be held in partnership with the Northeast Region 4-H Volunteer Forum.  Register today by clicking here!

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National Youth Agri-Science and Healthy Living Summit Applications for 2022 Are Available Now!

There are currently 12 scholarships available through funding from the Maine 4-H Foundation to send youth to the Washington, D.C. area for the Agri-Science and Healthy Living Summits in early 2022. Attendees will learn more about their area of interest by attending career panels, interactive workshops, and visiting related agencies throughout D.C. The Summits were created to empower youth to be […]

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Wildlife Habitat Education Program Informational Session

Do you like wild animals, trees, and the environment? Are you thinking about pursuing a career in land stewardship or wildlife management? Then you might like the Wildlife Habitat Education Program! WHEP is a 4-H and FFA program aimed at educating young people about wildlife habitat management. All ages are welcome, but the program is […]

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