Washington County 4-H Program
4-H is the youth development education program of the University of Maine Cooperative Extension. 4-H is the largest youth organization in the world! Any youth ages 5-18 can participate in “learn by doing” projects. There are a number of ways for youth to participate in 4-H including club programming, school enrichment programs, camps, creating individual projects, and many other activities.
4-H youth can
- develop leadership skills
- participate in a community service project
- learn about science, from animals to aerospace
- travel to attend national youth events
- learn many useful skills such as computers, managing money, sewing, cooking, animal care, or starting a business
For more information about the Washington County 4-H Program, please dial 1.800.287.1542 (in Maine).
Additional 4-H Resources
- NEW- 4-H Teen Teacher Summer Paid Internship
- UMaine EPSCoR STEM Field Trips
- General Volunteer Resources (including 4-H Volunteer Handbook)