Strafford County 4-H has a wide variety of club project areas available to youth and families. From shooting sports to arts and expression to STEM, there is something for everyone. Below is a list of the clubs that are active during the 2019-2020 program year. If your child sees a club that is interesting please contact your county 4-H office at CE.Strafford@unh.edu.
Shooting Sports Club. Ages 9-18. Meets the 1st and 4th Saturday of the month 8:00-12:00 in Barrington at Major Waldron's.
Club enrollment is an annual event which takes place on the 1st and 4th Saturday of September .
4-H Sewing Club
Sewing and Textiles. Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month in Durham from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. This club is perfect for any skill level, starting with youth who have never sewn, to those looking to advance their skills. Recommended ages 8 - 18.
Healthy Living and Service Learning focus, project focus changes per club year: Ages 8-18. Meets at the Milton Free Library. Also has a specialized horse project.
General Interest Homeschool Club. Ages 5-18. Meets the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month in Durham.
STEM, Youth Development through Archery, and poultry projects. Ages 5-18. Meets once a month in Strafford. Random Chickens will not be accepting new member applications until further notice.
Strafford County Club
The club will meet once per month offering a different activity at each meeting. New 4-Hers, independent members and other club members are welcomed to join. The 2019 meeting schedule is as follows: October 29th - 5:00 - 7:00 meeting at the Strafford County Extension office. The activity will be painting pumpkins. Pumpkins, paint and a snack will be supplied.
November 19th - 5:00 - 7:00 pm service project meeting.
December 17th - 5:00 -7:00 pm at a meeting place TBD. The activity will be a pajama sewing project to be started at the meetig and completed at home.
January 21st - 5:00 - 7:00 pm at a meeting place TBD. The January activity will be creating "Freezer Meals" and learning about food safety and preparation. Ingredients will be provided for you to mix and match to create your own recipe.
Strafford County Horse Club
Meets Sunday afternoons in Rochester. Ages 5-18.
Tween & Teen Club
Strafford and Carroll County 4-H have teamed together to create this new Tween & Teen Club. Youth ages 11 - 18 are welcomed to join. The first meeting will be at Moose Mountain Recreation Area, September 18th from 5:00 - 8:00 pm and will include Disc Golf, games, food and fun!
Livestock club focusing on sheep management including raising and showing sheep. Ages 8-18. Meets once per month in Durham. Club members must own their own sheep or lease a sheep in order to participate.