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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.

Volunteer

4-H Volunteer Conversations

The Volunteer Specialists of the Southern Region will be hosting quarterly virtual volunteer conversations for 4-H leaders to share …

Teen Retreat Part 2

4-H West District Teen Retreat

4-H West District Teen Retreat is a time for 4-H’ers to connect by attending workshops, participate in District elections, …

Haley Presentation

County Activity Day, 2021!

4-H presentations are a vital part of the 4-H program! Every 4-H member can profit in some way from …

little HW

Henderson County's New 4-H Agent

N.C. Cooperative Extension of Henderson County did not have to look far to find its next 4-H Agent. Hannah Worrell …

Teen Retreat

4-H West District Teen Retreat

4-H West District Teen Retreat is a time for 4-H’ers to connect by attending workshops, participate in District elections, …

Haley, Ambassador

NC 4-H Ambassador Program, 2021

NC 4-H Ambassador Program The mission of the North Carolina 4-H Ambassador program is to empower teen 4-H leaders with the knowledge, skills, …

Camps

Nature Adventures With NC's 4-H Camp!

Nature Adventures is a 6-part series of 45-minute educational sessions beginning February 22nd for the spring semester developed and taught …

Cover photo for NC 4-H Congress

NC 4-H Congress

What is North Carolina 4-H Congress? Congress is an event for youth ages 13 or older (as of January …

Ivory Eatmon poses with her dairy steer at the WNC Livestock Expo

Congratulations Ivory Eatmon!

The WNC 4-H Dairy Steer Program introduced young people to livestock showing, feeding, and care. Participants were provided a …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Basic hive equipment.

How to Become a Beekeeper in North Carolina

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

2/26/21
honey bee pallet

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 …

1/19/21

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 …

11/10/20

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 …

10/16/20

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 …

10/14/20

Excerpt of Bug Out - Leader's Guide

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