Flanders Trail Blazers 4-H Club

Flanders Trail Blazers 4-H Club

UCONN 4-H is a youth organization whose mission is engaging youth to reach their fullest potential with a motto “To Make the Best Better.”  Members will learn all about caring for a variety of farm animals, beekeeping, responsible land care, gardening and forestry.  Also, as a club member you will have the opportunity to attend educational meetings, go on field trips or show off your new skills at a 4-H Fair.  In the process, you will make new friends, solve problems and make a difference in your neighborhood or even in the world!

2024 4-H SEASON

Day/Date Time Location Topic
Sun, April 7 2 PM Sugar House Trail maintenance & invasive talk (bring clippers & gloves)
Fri & Sat, May 3-4 (9:30 AM – 12 PM and 12 – 2:30 PM) North Barn Help lead barn tours
Sat, May 18 11 AM – 4 PM North Barn  Flanders Festival – lead barn tours: planting for pollinators
Wed, June 5 TBD Nonnewaug H.S. Tour school
Wed, July 24 4 PM North Barn Vet visit
Sat, Aug 3 5 PM Goshen Farigrounds 4-H Fair
Wed, Sept 11 6 PM TBD Fishing
Mon, Oct 14 1 PM North Barn Prep for Haunted Hikes
Fri & Sat, Oct 18 , 19, 25, 26   Van Vleck Campus Haunted Hikes
Sat, Nov 2 or 9 TBD TBD Archery
Sun, Dec 15 1 PM Sugar House Wreath Making


The Van Vleck 200-acre campus with our North Barn animals presents perfect opportunities to learn the responsibilities of raising livestock and many land management challenges.  For more information, please contact the Flanders office at 203-263-3711 x12.

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