Through 4-H, hundreds of thousands of North Carolina’s young people learn new skills and serve their communities each year. 4-H offers clubs, special interest programs, summer camps, school enrichment and after-school child care. Guided by North Carolina Cooperative Extension educators and adult and teen volunteers, 4-H’ers gain knowledge, skills and experience that help them become responsible citizens and leaders.
Leaders In Training 4-H Club in Henderson County collects and recycles Christmas lights. Since January, the club has collected over 1000 pounds of lights, raising over $210. The money raised is used for MORE »
Supplies are needed to make gift packs for families of Active Duty, Guard and Reserve members who are returning from deployment. These packs will be given to these families when they are reunited MORE »
Congratulations to the Young Naturalist 4-H Club members who participated in North Carolina 4-H Shooting Sports Tournament on September 27 at Millstone 4-H Center! Below is a list of winners. Thank you to MORE »
Henderson County Commissioner Charlie Messer, Drue Stinnett, Naomi McIlvaine, 4-H Agent Denise Sherrill, and Commissioner Tommy Thompson spent time together at the Youth Summit, which was part of the North Carolina Association of MORE »
4-H Mini-Garden and Creative Garden Winners Extension Master Gardeners Pat Newcomer and Kate Raevouri-Wilson provided the 4-H Mini-Garden and Creative Garden Program for youth ages 9 – 18 in Henderson County. Participants planted MORE »
Mike and Michael Williams represented Henderson County 4-H at the 67th annual 4-H Electric Congress July 14 -16 at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee. Two hundred 4H’ers, adult leaders and N.C.Cooperative Extension agents MORE »
Just last Friday, eight 4-H members returned from Reidsville from a week of 4-H camp at Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Center. While at camp, we participated in a reverent Flag Retirement Ceremony and were MORE »