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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 High Country 4-H Pullet Project

High Country 4-H Pullet Project

Join Madison & Yancey County 4-H for a fun opportunity to learn about chick care, handling, showmanship and more! In …

Colorful cartoon teens speaking. Presentation Workshop info.

4-H Presentation Workshop

Presentations are a hallmark of 4-H! Come learn the art and skill of public speaking! Once you learn a …

4-H Electric Project Info - yellow and blue text

4-H Electric Project

Middle schoolers can register now for the 4-H Electric Project! We will learn the fundamentals of electricity, solder circuit …

4-H Teen Club: Info & Image of two teens carrying a friend in chair

4-H Teen Club

Join the 4-H Teen Club for Life Skills Unlimited! Who: Teens ages 11-18 What: Life skills, retreats, and fun! Learn money …

Cover photo for NC 4-H Livestock School

NC 4-H Livestock School

NC 4-H Livestock School When: February 17, 2024 Where: Lenoir County Livestock Arena, Kinston What: We will cover Sheep and Meat Goats Who: This event …

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NCJHA Judging Contest

Please see the information for the 2024 NC Junior Hereford Association Livestock Judging Contest. When: February 3,2024 (Registration due January …

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4-H After School Clubs

Youth in grades K-5 can join an after-school 4-H Group meeting at their elementary school! Each 4-H club location will …

Cover photo for 4-H Cooking Club

4-H Cooking Club

A brand new 4-H Cooking Club will launch in Madison County this year! Youth ages 5-18 can join and learn …

4-H Souper Bowl Achievement Program Invitation with football field background and trophies.

Souper Bowl 4-H Achievement Program

The 4-H Achievement Program recognizes youth accomplishments in all of our county 4-H programs. Whether youth attended summer camp, …

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4-H Award Applications

Help us recognize outstanding 4-H’ers and volunteers at our annual Achievement Program on February 10th! Nominate someone or apply for …

4-H Summer Camp flyer with tent

4-H Summer Camp 2024

There are few tools as powerful as the camp experience to positively impact the lives of young people. Whether …

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How to Install a Package of Honey Bees

A step-by-step instruction and description of how to install and maintain a new colony of …

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Excerpt of Mooving Milk From the Farm to the Fridge

4-H “Mooving Milk from Farm to Fridge” is a Cloverbud curriculum developed in partnership with …

Excerpt of Natural Selection to Classification: Building on Concepts

Excerpt - From Natural Selection to Classification: Building on Concepts. Beginner + Grades 9-12, Facilitator's …

Excerpt of Soil to Seed Curriculum

Excerpt from Soil to Seed curriculum. Protecting water quality through soil erosion, sediment, and turbidity …

Excerpt of Safety through Design curriculum

Excerpt of Safety through Design curriculum. Welcome to On Track for Learning – Safety through Design. …

Exploring the Built Environment: An Introduction to Architecture

Excerpt of Exploring the Built Environment: An Introduction to Architecture curriculum. By NC State Extension …

Excerpt of Energy Transformation Curriculum

Excerpt of Energy Transformation curriculum by NC 4-H and NC State Extension. Supported by Duke …

Excerpt of Vermicomposting Leader's Guide

Vermicomposting Leader's Guide - School Enrichment Curriculum by NC 4-H and NC State Extension. The …