Merrimack County - Programs
Cooperative Extension staff in Merrimack County make an important difference in specific ways.
For more information, call 603.796.2151.
Merrimack County 4-H Youth Development
Open to all youth 5 - 18 years of age, provides youth with life skills that will carry them through their life. 4-H offers a wide variety of opportunities for all youth! The 4-H Program is open to all interested youth and adults regardless of age, race, religion, color, sex, creed, national origin, handicap, sexual orientation or veteran's status. Expectations for 4-H membership are a balance between 4-H project work, involvement in local 4-H groups or clubs, participation in 4-H activities and events, and working towards improving one's personal growth. You can enroll in 4-H anytime, but September and October start the 4-H year. Contact the Merrimack County 4-H Office at 796-2151 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to learn more!
Community & Economic Development staff work with local communities to enhance skills of local leaders, broaden their knowledge on decision-making, engage the public, create a vision for the future, and improve the economy. The following is a list of program offerings:
- Community Profiles
- Civic Engagement and Facilitation Training
- Business Retention and Expansion
- Economic Development Academy
For more information about community and economic development programs in Merrimack County, please email Molly.Donovan@unh.edu or call 603-862-5046.
- Coastal & Marine
- Fisheries & Aquaculture
- Forests & Trees
- Lakes, Streams & Watersheds
- Land & Water Conservation
- How to Volunteer