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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.

NC 4-H Virtual Summer Programs!

Keep your youth engaged all summer long! Click on the individual title for more information. Registration open now, get your …

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4-H Photography Contest

General Information Entries due – June 28 Judging complete – July 30 Winners announced ~ August 31 NC 4-H Photography Contest pictures will …

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4-H Citizenship NC Focus 2020

Final Project: After attending the conference, participants are expected to work with their 4-H Agent to develop and implement …

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NC 4-H Summer 2020 Camp Out!

Register for NC 4-H Summer 2020 Camp Out! View the event schedule and session descriptions. On June 22 we will kick …

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4-H Congress 2020

Define YOUR Vision! When: July 20-23, 2020 Where: Zoom Tentative Agenda Cost: $25 Register by June 21 Highlights: Flag Ceremony Honor Club Tapping 4-H Variety Show (Application) Silent Dance Party Workshops State …

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District 4-H Activity Day 2019

District Activity Day will be on June 22, 2019, at NC State University. Presentations are a great way for students …

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4-H Project Record Book Time!

It’s Project Record Book Time! All 2018 Project Record Books are due to the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Beaufort …

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4-H Presentation Time

2018 4-H Presentation Categories Age Categories: 9-10, 11-13 & 14-18 Animal Science Horse Objective: To increase the level of horse knowledge and expertise. Topics Include: horse …

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