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4-H & Youth


Application Deadline:
June 12, 2015
Application Deadline:
June 15, 2015
Space Limited Apply by:
June 15, 2015
Application Deadline:
June 15, 2015
July 9-12, 2015
Registration Closed:
July 1-3, 2015
July 9-12, 2015
4 girls demonstrate how to make berry smoothie drinks


State Day Celebrates Outstanding 4-H Talent

Barre--On May 16, 4-H club members from all corners of the state gathered at the Barre Civic Center in Barre for the annual 4-H State Day, one of the biggest University of Vermont (UVM) Extension 4-H events of the year. More than 200 youths participated, sharing the 4-H story through song, dance, talks, demonstrations, action ...

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Military Families Invited To Special Field Day Event

Colchester--Speak Out for Military Kids (SOMK) will host a free field day event for military families on June 14 at Camp Johnson in Colchester.


Keeping Our Children Safe on the Farm

A child dies in an agriculture-related incident about every three days in the United States. In addition, every day about 38 children are injured in an agriculture-related incident. Furthermore, 80 percent of the injured youth were not working when the injury occurred.


Northeast Regional 4-H Showcase Held April 11 in Waterford

Waterford--On April 11, 4-H'ers from four local counties gathered at the Union Baptist Church in Waterford to share what they learned through 4-H projects and club activities from photography and technology to public speaking, sewing and more.