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