4-H News

4-H in Washington County – February 2020

Dates to Remember February 21: Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF) Application Deadline February 21-23: Becoming an Outdoor Woman Winter Skills Weekend at Bryant Pond  February 22: Family Hour of Code, Peabody Memorial Library, Jonesport, 11 a.m. to Noon February 25: Family Hour of Code, Porter Memorial Library, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. February 27: 4-H Tech Changemakers […]

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UMaine Extension 4-H brings Family Hour of Code to local libraries

University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H will offer a free “4-H Family Hour of Code” session on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 11 a.m. to noon, at the Peabody Memorial Library, 162 Main Street, Jonesport. Another session will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 25, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., at Porter Memorial Library, 92 Court Street, […]

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Get to know UMaine Extension 4-H Jan. 30

Machias, Maine—University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H will offer a “4-H Information Night” on Jan. 30, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Porter Memorial Library, 92 Court Street, Machias. UMaine Extension 4-H staff will discuss club programming, camps, special interest groups and national trips. Extension 4-H youth development includes teaching youth leadership, citizenship and […]

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4-H News in Washington County – January 2020

Dates to Remember January 14: 4-H Family Hour of Code, Porter Memorial Library, 3:30 p.m. January 15: Snow Date for 4-H Family Hour of Code  January 18: 4-H Public Speaking Informational Session- UMaine Extension Office, Machias, 10 a.m. January 25: Snow date for Machias 4-H Public Speaking Informational Session January 29-February 26: 4-H Photography SPIN […]

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Learn photography with UMaine Extension 4-H

Machias, Maine — University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is offering a special interest (SPIN) club for youth, ages 9 to 12, interested in learning basic photography skills. The club meets five Wednesdays, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., beginning Jan. 29, at Porter Memorial Library, 92 Court Street, Machias. Remaining dates are Feb. 5, 12, 19 […]

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4-H News in Washington County – December 2019

Dates to Remember December 25: Office Closed (Christmas) December 31: Final Deadline for Reenrollment Paperwork January 1: Office Closed (New Years Day) January 18: 4-H Public Speaking Workshop, 10 a.m. January 25: Snow date for 4-H Public Speaking Workshop February 6: 4-H Page Day   4-H Tech Changemakers Help Distribute Fresh Fruits and Vegetables On November 14th, the 4-H Tech […]

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4-H News in Washington County – November 2019

Volume 14, Issue 11 Dates to Remember November 11:  Office Closed (Veteran’s Day) November 27: Deadline for Reenrollment Paperwork November 28 & 29: Office Closed (Thanksgiving) December 25: Office Closed (Christmas) December 31: Final Deadline for Reenrollment Paperwork January 1: Office Closed (New Years Day) January 18: 4-H Public Speaking Workshop, 10 a.m. January 25: […]

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4-H Focuses on Photo Contest in Washington County

Washington County, Maine- If a photo is worth a thousand words, then 4-H members spoke volumes this year during the annual Washington County 4-H Photo Contest sponsored by the University of Maine Cooperative Extension.    The Washington County 4-H Photo Contest encourages 4-H members to use photography as a meaningful communication tool and develop life […]

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