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.
Enjoy plants and gardening? If you do, then 4-H Mini-Gardening is for you! All Henderson County youth, ages 9-18, as of January 1, 2017, are eligible to participate. In this project, each participant MORE »
The West Region 4-H Shooting Tournament was held at Polk County Gun Club Saturday, August 20. There were 137 participants representing 11 counties in the Western Region of North Carolina. Thank you to MORE »
Overview: Through a series of short courses students will gain a basic understanding of biotechnology including the definition, branches, importance to society, careers, and hands-on laboratory exercises. Biofuels, fermentation science, genetic engineering, agriculture MORE »
Jordan Jakubielski was the Henderson County 4-H delegate to NC 4-H Electric Congress, and his Dad, Joe, was a chaperone. We need more Henderson County 4-H’ers attending Electric Congress each year! Check out MORE »
Thank you to Henderson County 4-H families for supporting 19 4-H members in the State Public Speaking Competition at 4-H Congress! These youth competed at the county, district and state levels: Bryson and MORE »
WHEP competition in May 7 at Millstone 4-H Center: all Henderson County competitors went home with medals! Jr team (ages 9 – 13)—-2nd place Tanner Queen – 3rd place individual Hannah Queen Thomas MORE »