Effective Monday, August 3, 2020:
University of Maine Cooperative Extension buildings are currently CLOSED in an effort to ensure the health and safety of the community, and to help stem the spread of the coronavirus.
Beginning in early August, county offices will reopen following UMaine guidance and protocols. Exact dates have not yet been determined. Please check this site for updates or feel free to call the office for updated information.
However, please note that UMaine Extension is operating and staff are working remotely.
To contact the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Somerset County Office:
University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Somerset County gives local residents access to the resources and expertise of the University of Maine. Through educational programs, publications, and events, UMaine Extension delivers unbiased, research-based information to Somerset County citizens. We can answer your questions on a wide array of topics. To find out how we can help you, browse our site, or contact us.
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UMaine Connecting With You
UMaine Cooperative Extension: Responding to COVID-19
We have virtual office hours for Somerset County home garden questions and more! Wednesday from 9 to 10 AM. Click the link for Growing Maine Gardeners:
- Help with your 4-H Club now- virtually!
4-H Volunteers Can Go Virtual!
- Maine 4-H: Learn from Home Support
- 4-H at Home and 4-H Activity Guide
- 9:00-10:00 am: Garden Chats (weekly topic varies)
- 10:00 am: Mainely Dish, at-home cooking with kids YouTube Series
- 3:00-3:45 pm: 4-H Science QuaranTEEN Cafe (UMaine- registration required)
- 12:00-1:00 pm: Garden Chats
- 3:00-3:45 pm: 4-H Science QuaranTEEN Cafe (Univ. of Vermont; registration required)
- 6:00-7:00 pm: Garden Chats