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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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Dog project flyer, 3 dogs

4-H Dog Project

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

Rafting and hiking

4-H Adventure Series

Join us for some fun local adventures before heading back to school this August! Open to 4-H members ages 8-18. …

family night flyer

4-H Family Night

Bring the whole family for a fun night with 4-H! Thursday, July 21st from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Register on Eventbrite to reserve your …

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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