Upcoming Events and Deadlines


Event Deadline

SPIN Programs at UVM

4-H Short Term SPecial INterest Programs

  • Farm to Fork: For youth age 10-15, Sat. April 6, Sun. April 7 , and Sat. April 20, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Aiken 202, UVM Campus.
    Participants will learn, with hands on activities that include edible aspects, about soils and where food comes from. Please note any food allergies in your registration e-mail.
  • Fairy Tale Engineering: For youth in grades 4-6, Friday March 22, 29, and April 5, 3 p.m. -5 p.m. Aiken 202, UVM Campus.
    Solve the problems of fairy tale characters through hands on engineering activities. Make pulley systems for Rapunzel, chairs (that are just right) for Goldilocks, and build a model all-terrain vehicle for Little Red Riding Hood!
  • Rabbits 101: For youth age 8-14 Saturday April 6, 13, 20, and 27, 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. UVM Miller Farm (Spear St.). Learn bunny basics such as breeds, care of rabbits and safe rabbit handling.
  • SPIN Programs Flyer (PDF)

Various Dates

March & April 2019

Northwest Regional Presentation Days

April 13, 2019. Tentative Location: Champlain Valley Union High School.

Registration Deadline

March 29, 2019

CANCELLED (State Sheep Quiz Bowl & Skill-A-Thon)


4-H Vet Science Program

April 5, 12, and 20, 2019.Three session vet science program for teens 13 and up.

April 5, 12, and 20, 2019



Super Saturday

April 13, 2019. Barre Town Middle & Elem. School 70 Websterville Rd, Barre, VT

April 13, 2019

Rutland County Horsemanship Clinic

Friday May 10 - Sunday, May 12, 2019. Vermont State Fairgrounds, 175 S Main St, Rutland, VT

Registration Deadline

April 15, 2019

State 4-H Working Steer Workshop

May 19, 2019. Tunbridge Fairgrounds, 1 Fairgrounds Lane, Tunbridge, VT 05077

Registration Deadline

April 26, 2019

VTeen 4-H Science Pathways Cafe

Saturday, May 4, 2019. University of Vermont, Davis Center, Mansfield Dining Room

Registration Deadline

May 1, 2019

VTeen 4-H Trail Stewards

June - October 2019. Elmore State Park in Elmore; and Little River State Park in Waterbury

We know that young people care about and want to protect our lands. VTeen 4-H Trail Stewards is a new partnership with Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation, and will be an integral part of trail maintenance on state lands. Maintain your trails from June 1—October 19, 2019, twice a month (every other week) for approximately 4 hours each visit.

Registration Deadline

May 1, 2019

Horse Judging Contest

Sunday, May 5, 2019. Wishful Thinking Farm, 3292 South Street, New Haven, VT 05472

May 5, 2019

Natural Resources Management Academy

July 19-21, 2019. Are you a student entering 7th-10th grade in the Fall who is interested in the environ-ment and ready to explore, in depth, your passion for Vermont’s natural resources? Come ready to explore natural resources management, and share a weekend with other youth from around Vermont who have the same interests at the 12th annual Natural Resources Management Academy (NRMA)

Registration Deadline

June 1, 2019

Summer of Science!

This summer, experience 5 exciting and unique science opportunities:

  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Camp - June 24-28
  • Farming, Climate Change & Water Quality - July 11
  • Natural Resources Management Academy - July 19-21
  • Science on Lake Champlain - July 25
  • The Science of Maple - July 31

Summer of Science Flyer (PDF)
Register Online - space is limited

Registration Deadline

June 1, 2019

Youth Environmental Summit

Save the date: November 1, 2019 at the Barre Civic Center. The Youth Environmental Summit (YES) is an annual event for students in grades 6‐12 who want to learn about environmental issues and find ways to take action. We are looking for workshops on a variety of topics and ideas!

Workshop Ideas Needed by

June 1, 2019

Sheep and Goat Camp 2019

June 21-23, 2019 Addison County Fair & Field Days, New Haven, VT 05472

June 24-26, 2019

Air Force Drone Camp 2019

June 24-26, 2019 Drone Camp is a 3-day opportunity on the University of Vermont campus, June 24-26, 2019 for teens ages 13-18, with a parent or guardian in the Air Force.

June 24-26, 2019

State 4-H Horse Show 2019

July 11-14, 2019 Addison County Fair and Field Days, New Haven, VT.

July 11-14, 2019

Full 4-H Competition Results Listings

4-H Calendar