University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H is accepting registrations for a special interest club where youth ages 9-18 can explore basic engineering concepts. This online club will be held on Thursdays, Jan. 26 to March 2 from 4–5:15 p.m. Required registration closes Jan. 17.  

The 4-H Engineering Club will introduce basic engineering skills by exploring a different topic each week. Participants will work through a hands-on engineering challenge and will have an opportunity to connect with other 4-H engineers across the state. UMaine Extension 4-H staff will lead the challenges.


The club is free and limited to 20 participants. Register by Jan. 17 on the event webpage at https://extension.umaine.edu/4h/virtual-learning-hub/engineering-spin-club-registration/ to receive the link and at-home materials. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact 207-581-8206 or sarah.sparks@maine.edu. Additional information also is available on the Extension 4-H Virtual Learning webpagehttps://extension.umaine.edu/4h/virtual-learning-hub/open-registrations/.