UMaine Extension 4-H club on nature, photography starts July 26

University of Maine Cooperative Extension will offer a six-session 4-H Nature in Focus SPIN Club for Washington County youth ages 9 18 beginning July 26 from 4–5:30 p.m. at Downeast Coastal Conservancy’s Middle River Park, Machias.  Remaining dates are Aug. 2, 9, 16, 25, and 30.  

Participants will explore the outdoors through photography, environmental education, outdoor recreation, and creative expression. Each session will begin with a photography lesson followed by a hike with a chance to practice new skills.

The club is free; registration is required. Register and find more information  on the program webpage. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact 207.255.3345;