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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina, educating hundreds of thousands of young people each year. Extension’s 4-H program is growing the next generation of leaders and equipping youth with the skills to succeed.

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Cover photo for Madison County Fair

Madison County Fair

September 23-24, 2022 Contests require pre-registration. Entry Forms for Agricultural Products & Crafts and the Youth Livestock Shows will be …

4-H Dog Workshop Flier

4-H Dog Workshop

Do you want to learn how to train your own dog? Are you interested in learning how to show …

Teen leader flyer

4-H Teen Leader Program

The 4-H Teen Leader Program is for youth ages 13-18 who want to develop and improve their leadership skills. …

Cover photo for 4-H Summer Fun Camps 2022

4-H Summer Fun Camps 2022

Summer Fun is the 4-H way of providing enriching, educational experiences for children to make friends and build life skills …

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