WINDSOR, Maine — 4-H, the youth development program of University of Maine Cooperative Extension, will hold a Take-A-Chance silent auction Sunday, June 24 at Maine 4-H Days at the Windsor Fairgrounds. The auction opens at noon, with the drawings beginning at 2 p.m.
Tickets for the auction will be 25 for $5, 60 for $10 and 125 tickets for $20. Wrinkled or bent tickets will not be accepted. Dollar tickets will be sold for items valued at more than $100. UMaine Extension 4-H youth are collecting gift certificates, handmade items and products from local businesses. Donations are still being accepted. A food booth will be open during the auction.
For more information, contact UMaine Extension’s 4-H office at (207) 581-3872 or (800) 287-0274 in Maine, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The events calendar at www.extension.umaine.edu also has details.
Auction proceeds will help send 4 H youth and their animals to the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, Mass., where more than 100 4-Hers from Maine participate in animal and livestock events.
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