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Cooperative Extension in Penobscot County

4-H Swine Judging Clinic

FREE Cumberland Fairgrounds (197 Blanchard Rd, Cumberland, ME 04021). Randy Shipley of Shipley Genetics is traveling to Maine to educate 4-H swine project members! All 4-H youth ages 9 and up are invited to attend. Participants will learn how to visually evaluate swine, gain confidence in comparing animals against breed standards, and practice explaining logical […]

Get Wild Each Week!

Get in touch with your wild side this summer with Trisha Smith from Penobscot and Piscataquis 4-H! Create a Nature Notebook to record your observations and activities in the “wild” of your own neighborhood. We'll meet weekly at the library for a hands-on activity to inspire your investigations into and connections with the natural world. […]

Maine 4-H Days

Maine 4-H Days Maine 4-H Days will be July 19-21, 2024 at the Windsor Fairgrounds! We are looking forward to hosting 4-H families for an in-person overnight event with group activities on Friday evening and educational workshops on Saturday. Maine 4-H Days is an annual event, sponsored by the Maine 4-H Foundation, with workshops for youth of […]

Event Series 2024 Bangor State Fair

2024 Bangor State Fair

Bangor State Fair: July 25 – 28  &  August 1 – 3 Welcome back Beef, Dairy, Goat, Sheep, Old McDonald’s Farm, and the 4-H Exhibit Hall! 4-H’ers participate in fairs to show what they’ve learned by displaying a wide variety of skills in a vast number of projects including topics from animal husbandry to science […]

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