Summer Programs

Clover Academy Program- "All About Farm Animals"-July 26-28, 2017

 If you are between the ages of 5-7 (as of January 1, 2017), then Clover Program is for you.  This year's theme is "All About Farm Animals."  Youth will have the opportunity to learn through hands on activities and fun games about farm animals.  This program is a full day program on July 26th, July 27th and July 28th.  Applications are due to the Howard County Extension Office by June 2nd.

From Field to Fabulous!-July 24 & 25, 2017

Are you interested in learning how food goes from the field to fabulous? Then sign up for this two-day event being held at the Frederick County 4-H Office! This is open to anyone who is 11 - 14 4H age (your age on January 1) and is open to both 4-H'ers and non-4-H'ers. The Frederick 4-H Office is located in Frederick, MD at 330 Montevue Ln, Frederick, MD 21702 (map(link is external)).

Monday, 9 am - 4 pm: we will learn about the science of agriculture, take a trip to an orchard, and take a tour of a local restaurant and have lunch there.

Tuesday, 9 am - 4 pm: we will visit a bakery and then have a cake decorating workshop. Afterwards, we will use what we learned to stage a Cupcake Wars contest, where we will each decorate our own cupcakes! Lunch will be served.

The cost for this event is $40 per person--you can pay online when you register or pay by check later. All checks are due before July 18 and should be made payable to MCEAC--please mail them to the Montgomery County 4-H Office (From Field to Fabulous, 18410 Muncaster Rd, Derwood, MD 20855).

We have hardship scholarship opportunities available if you need them--contact Mike Laudwein (mlaudwei@umd.edu(link sends e-mail) or 301 590 2824). This event is open to the first 20 participants, so don't miss out!

Register online(link is external) no later than Fri, 7/14/2017

 

 

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