Media Release

November 4-H Program

Monday, October 21, 2013 2:15 PM
4-H Clover

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office is pleased to announce the following 4-H Program for November, 2013. This program is being offered by Matt Benge, 4-H Youth Development Agent, at Payne's Prairie Preserve State Park (100 Savannah Boulevard, Micanopy).

1st Annual 4-H 5K Little Run on the Prairie – November 16, registration is from 7:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m.  The race begins at 8:30 a.m. followed by awards ceremony at 9:45 a.m.

The public is invited to join Alachua County 4-H in its first annual 5K run. Proceeds from the run will impact youth through 4-H Clubs, school enrichment programs, and summer camps. Prizes, snacks, T-shirt, and entry to the park are included in the $25.00 entry fee.

Participants must register by November 2 to guarantee a T-shirt.

View flyer and registration form for more information.

For more information or to register, contact 4-H Youth Development Agent, Matt Benge at 352-955-2402.

Visit the Extension Office calendar for additional programs offered by the UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County.

An Equal Opportunity Institution. Extension Service, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Nick T. Place, Dean. Single copies of Extension publications (excluding 4-H and youth publications) are available free to Florida residents from county Extension offices. Information about alternate formats is available from IFAS Communications, University of Florida, PO Box 110810, Gainesville, FL 32611-0810.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).