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New Video: Gardening When Deer Live Nearby

Enjoy this excellent new 20 minute video on strategies for coexisting with deer in the landscape. Lois Chatham and Sara Haigh, Extension Master Gardener Volunteers in Dare County,  identify deer resistant plants and strategies to keep deer MORE » – from   Gardening

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New Video on Gardening on The Outer Banks

Check out this outstanding new video by Extension Master Gardener Volunteers in Dare County! Kudos to Shannon Brooks and her whole team, especially EMGV Barbara Koeblin, the media talent for this 23 minute episode MORE » – from   Gardening

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West District 4-H Volunteer Award Winner

Marcia Torres, 4-H alumna from West Virginia, earned the West District 4-H Volunteer Award at the NC 4-H Volunteer Leaders Conference in Raleigh February 6.  Marcia understands the value of 4-H in developing MORE »

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West District 4-H 2016 Citizenship Challenge

For all West District 4-H Volunteers and Youth • Participate in 1 or more citizenship activity.  Citizenship is understanding your civic rights and responsibilities. Learning how to make a difference as a citizen MORE »

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What is 4-H?

What is 4-H? 4-H is a fun program for young people, age 5 – 18, who enjoy “learning by doing,” and meeting new friends. 4-H clubs meet at least once a month for MORE »

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Levitation Class for Teens

Make a device that will magnetically levitate a small steel or iron object (sphere, nut) Learn:                                                               About magnets and electromagnets About electronic circuits Soldering Arduino controllers Problem solving skills Computer programming Have a MORE »

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Henderson County 4-H Public Speaking Competition

4-H Presentations 4-H alumni say that learning public speaking skills in 4-H has benefitted them throughout their lives. Henderson County 4-H provides training and coaching for youth, ages 5 – 18, to create MORE »

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Look Who Came to Breakfast! popular

I woke up to find this guy in the front yard gorging on persimmons. Cute though he is, I was discouraged to see he had already eaten several persimmons and taken bites out MORE » – from   Gardening

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Extension Regional Bee Short CourseTue Feb 16 - Tue Feb 16, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, United States
— 2 days away
Extension Regional Bee Short CourseTue Feb 16, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, United States
— 3 days away
Henderson County 4-H Achievement NightThu Feb 18, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Grace Lutheran Church, 1245 6th Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28791, United States
— 5 days away
Grape SchoolFri Feb 19 - Fri Feb 19, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
St Paul Mountain Vineyard
— 5 days away
Extension Regional Bee Short CourseTue Feb 23 - Tue Feb 23, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, United States
— 1 week away
Extension Regional Bee Short CourseTue Feb 23, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, United States
— 1 week away
Extension Regional Bee Short CourseTue Mar 1 - Tue Mar 1, 2016 - ALL DAY Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, United States
— 2 weeks away
Extension Regional Bee Short CourseTue Mar 1, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
Cooperative Extension Services, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759, United States
— 2 weeks away
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