4-H Volunteer Opportunities


UConn Extension is on a collaborative journey. We co-create knowledge with farmers, families, communities, and businesses. We educate. We convene groups to help solve problems in the areas of food, health, and sustainability. Join us by volunteering with one or more of our programs.
 


Middlesex & New Haven 4-H Fair - August 1st-4th
Hartford County 4-H Fair Work Week - August 12-15th
Hartford County 4-H Fair - August 16-19th
UConn 4-H Adventures in STEM - November 2
 

 

Middlesex & New Haven 4-H Fair


Dates: August 1-4, 2019, Various times available
Location: Durham, CT
Number of Volunteers: 10
Volunteer Job Description: Judges, mentors, other positions, and a photographer

Connecticut has seven 4-H Fairs that are held throughout the summer and fall. They give participants the chance to share their projects with the community. This is also when an experienced adult will evaluate each project. Fairs are fun for people of all ages! They have games, entertainment and educational exhibits. Many fairs have some of the following special events: Tractor and horse draws, magicians, contests, clowns, livestock shows, dances and horse shows.

Register to volunteer.

Hartford County 4-H Fair Work Week


Dates: August 12-15, 2019, Various times available
Location: Somers, CT
Number of Volunteers: 10
Volunteer Job Description: Fair set up and organization

Connecticut has seven 4-H Fairs that are held throughout the summer and fall. They give participants the chance to share their projects with the community. This is also when an experienced adult will evaluate each project. Fairs are fun for people of all ages! They have games, entertainment and educational exhibits. Many fairs have some of the following special events: Tractor and horse draws, magicians, contests, clowns, livestock shows, dances and horse shows.

Register to volunteer.

Hartford County 4-H Fair


Dates: August 16-19, 2019, Various times available
Location: Durham, CT
Number of Volunteers: 10
Volunteer Job Description: Judges, other volunteers, and a photographer

Connecticut has seven 4-H Fairs that are held throughout the summer and fall. They give participants the chance to share their projects with the community. This is also when an experienced adult will evaluate each project. Fairs are fun for people of all ages! They have games, entertainment and educational exhibits. Many fairs have some of the following special events: Tractor and horse draws, magicians, contests, clowns, livestock shows, dances and horse shows.

Register to volunteer.

4-H Adventures in STEM


Date: November 2, 2019, 9 AM - 2 PM (tentative times)
Location: UConn Storrs Campus
Number of Volunteers: 6
Volunteer Workshop facilitators, mentors, and a photographer

Youth participate in a variety of STEM related workshops on campus, led by UConn faculty, staff, and students.

Register to volunteer.

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