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University of Maryland Extension, Carroll County 4-H Facebook Email
University of Maryland System

700 Agriculture Center Dr.
Westminster, MD 21157-5700

410-386-2760 - voice
410-876-0132 - fax

Office Hours8am - 4:30pm
Contact 1Becky Ridgeway
4-H Educator
410-386-2760 - voice
bridgewa@umd.edu
PurposeTo provide a supportive setting for all youth to learn beneficial cognitive and life skills through community-focused, research-based educational programs in human, animal and environmental sciences.
ServiceSponsors 36 4-H clubs throughout Carroll County. All clubs meet monthly. Offers more than 150 University of Maryland supported projects in which to specialize. Provides opportunities in camping, public speaking, travel, judging, education, citizenship, and career exploration. Education programs available to community groups. Produces a newsletter called “The Tribune.”
Ages ServedOpen to youth ages 5 to 18; no other restrictions.
Area ServedServes Carroll County.
SubjectsCamps And Camping, Children - Activities/Entertainment, Clubs And Organizations - Civic/Social/Service, Disabled - Recreation, Fairs/Festivals, Horseback Riding, Public Speaking, Speakers' Bureau, Travel, Youth Organizations
Last Updated22 April 2019