Media Release

September 4-H Program

Friday, August 28, 2015 9:00 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County Office is pleased to announce the following 4-H Program for September, 2015. This program is being offered by Matt Benge, Alachua County 4-H Agent, at the Tractor Supply Company (5440 N.W. 13th Street, Gainesville).

4-H Round-Up Open House – September 19, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Open House will give citizens who would like to volunteer, or learn about 4-H programs the opportunity to get information, including: activities, camps, projects, youth fair & livestock show, and more.  4-H club leaders and members will be present to talk about different project areas and opportunities. Families are encouraged to attend to learn about Alachua County 4-H.

This 4-H event is free and open to youth ages 5 to 18. Visit the 4-H website.

View/download the open house flyer (PDF).

For more information contact Matt Benge, Alachua County 4-H Agent, at 352-955-2402. Visit the Extension Office Calendar for additional programs offered by the Extension Office.

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).