The public is invited the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Cumberland County Extension Association to be held on Wednesday, September 18th starting at 6:00 PM at the UMaine Regional Learning Center in Falmouth. The theme for this year’s meeting is “100 Years of 4H”
The theme for this year’s meeting is “100 years of 4-H”. John Rebar, Executive Director of the University of Maine Cooperative Extension will give the keynote address. He will speak to the history of 4-H in Maine and its relevance today. Cumberland County Commissioner James Cloutier will speak to the longevity of the partnership that UMaine Extension has with Cumberland County and the importance of UMaine Extension as the educational arm of Cumberland County Government. 4-H’ers of several generations will share their personal 4-H experiences.
Please join us for a light meal of vegetable soup prior to the meeting starting at 5:30pm, there is no cost. For dessert we will enjoy the delicious results of the annual Pie Bake-Off!
We will recognize specific UMaine Extension Master Gardener, Master Food Preserver, Homemaker, 4-H and Eat Well volunteers at this event. This year’s Friend of Extension will be presented to Marge Steele, in honor of her late husband Norm Steele.
Do you have a favorite pie recipe? We invite you to enter the bake-off and share your scrumptious dessert! All recipes will become part of our UMaine Extension Cookbook. Thank you! Whether you choose to enter the pie bake-off or not, we look forward to seeing you there!
For directions, guidelines for the Pie Bake-off and more information go to