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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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Come Have Fun With 4-H Camps!

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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Livestock Judging Interest Meeting

Are you interested in livestock, traveling, expanding your animal knowledge, gaining hands-on experience, and spending time with friends, then …

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4-H Junior Master Gardeners

Grow with 4-H This Summer The Junior Master Gardener® program of North Carolina engages children in novel, ‘hands-on’ learning experiences …

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4-H Achievement Program

This Friday, April 9, 2021, from 7–7:30 p.m. Join us live on YouTube for the 4-H Achievement Program video premier! In 4-H, …

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Drugs Uncovered

CHECK BACK HERE FOR FALL WORKSHOP DATES! If you would like to be notified when the next workshop is scheduled, …

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Meet the Planets With 4-H

Explore the moon, planets, and stars of our solar system! Meet the Planets is an interactive course for students to …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

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How to Become a Beekeeper in North Carolina

Beekeeping is a very enjoyable and rewarding pastime that is relatively inexpensive to get started. …

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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 …


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 …

Bug Out 4-H Leader's Guide

NC 4-H Curriculum Titles, Grades K-5

This publication covers a list of current North Carolina 4-H curricula titles available through your …


Excerpt of Winged Wonders

In this curriculum, youth will observe the wonders of the natural world unfolding in front …

A Summary of the National 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway Initiative

This publication summarizes an evaluation of the 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway …


Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through Gardens

Gardens bring communities together. Not only are community gardens a good way to get more …


Excerpt of Bug Out - Leader's Guide

Excerpt of Bug Out curriculum - Leader's Guide by NC 4-H, NC State Extension, College …