4-H News

UMaine Extension 4-H virtual passport club goes global

University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is offering a new virtual cultural exchange club for youth ages 12–18 years beginning Jan. 19 from 4–5 p.m. Additional meetings will be 9:30–10:30 a.m. Jan. 30, Feb. 13 and Feb. 27; and 4–5 p.m. Feb. 2 and Feb. 16. “4-H Virtual Passport Around the World” is a UMaine […]

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4-H News in Washington County – January 2021

Dates to Remember January 6-19: Registration for Washington County 4-H Winter Activity Series January 12: 4-H Volunteer Cabin Fever Series: Virtual 4-H Special Interest Clubs – What’s All the Hype?  January 18: Office Closed to Observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 19: 4-H Volunteer Cabin Fever Series: Taking 4-H Outdoors January 19, 30; Feb. […]

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4-H News in Washington County – December 2020

Dates to Remember Tuesdays in December: 4-H Tuesday Trivia  Thursdays– Virtual Teen Science Cafes Dec. 5: Kick-Off Meeting for 4-H Aquarium Club Dec. 11: Application Deadline for Virtual National Youth Agri-Science and Healthy Living Summits Dec. 25: Office Closed- Christmas Dec. 31: Final Deadline for Reenrollment Paperwork Dec. 31: Deadline for Volunteers to Complete Background Check […]

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UMaine Extension 4-H offers new birding club for Maine youth

University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is offering a new statewide birding club for youth ages 9–18, with online monthly meetings to be scheduled December through April.  The “4-H Bird Chats” club is for youth interested in citizen science, learning more about birds and sharing observations with others. Participants will learn how to contribute data […]

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4-H News in Washington County – November 2020

Dates to Remember Thursdays– Virtual Teen Science Cafes Nov. 9-30– 4-H Legos Club  Nov. 11: Office Closed- Veteran’s Day Nov. 18,  Dec. 16 and Jan. 20: “4-H for All” Club Nov. 20: Career Opportunities in Animal and Public Health CDC Webinar Nov. 25: Deadline for Reenrollment Paperwork Nov. 26 & 27: Office Closed-Thanksgiving Dec. 11: Career […]

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UMaine Extension 4-H offers new club for youth of all ages

University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is offering a new club for youth ages 5–19 who are new, or interested in becoming, 4-H members. Meetings will be held from 6–7 p.m. starting Nov. 18 and continuing Dec. 16 and Jan. 20. The “4-H for All” club is a way for youth and families to learn about […]

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4-H in Washington County – October 2020

Dates to Remember October 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29: Maine Virtual Teen Science Cafes October 7, 14, 21, and 28: Vermont’s VTeen Science Exploration October 2 or October 5: 4-H Volunteer Training Session: Virtual 4-H Special Interest Clubs – What’s All the Hype? October 4-10: National 4-H Week and Washington County 4-H Challenges October […]

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UMaine Extension 4-H offers virtual science cafés starting Oct. 1

University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H will offer virtual science cafés for teens in grades 7–12 every Thursday, from 3:30–4:15 p.m., beginning Oct. 1. Online sessions will include University of Maine scientists discussing their research, how they became involved in their work and what brought them to Maine. Participants will learn about science in action […]

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4-H News in Washington County – September 2020

Dates to Remember September 15: Entries Due for Dog Photo Contest (see state news #1) September 30: 4-H Project Records Due September 30: 4-H Club Treasurer Report  Due October 6-10: National 4-H Week November 25: Deadline for Reenrollment Paperwork December 31: Final Deadline for Reenrollment Paperwork   Return to In-Person 4-H Programming We are pleased to announce that we […]

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