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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.

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4-H Gardening

4-H Gardening is a fun way for young people, ages 9–18, to learn how to grow a vegetable garden! …

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Sewing Classes Start March 7

Registration is open for a beginner through intermediate sewing class starting on March 7, 2019. These classes are for …

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4-H Upcoming Events

Visit this site to get the latest information about 4-H upcoming events: Henderson County 4-H Upcoming Events Contact Emily_Capps@ncsu.edu, Hannah_Worrell@ncsu.edu, or Denise_Sherrill@ncsu.edu, …

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Enroll for 4-H in 2019

4HOnline is now the only way to enroll for 4-H! If you enrolled for the 2018 year, all you …

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2019 4-H Small Fruit Sale

Henderson County 4-H is selling strawberry, blueberry, blackberry, raspberry, and asparagus plants to support programs and awards for youth. The …

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Congratulations 2018 4-H Project Record Participants!

Dana Cloverbuds 4-H Club Alayiah Gilmore Grason Moore Peyton Hannah Owen Bradley Capps Grayson Corn Maddie Socha Ella Maynard Braelyn Wilson Manasseh Pace Crystal Hemans Caroline Lord Emory Blanton Taylor Sharpe Natalie Sharp Caleb Wilson Filumena …

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2019 4-H Program Opportunities

There are a number of great program opportunities coming up in 2019! Check out the list below. Click on the …

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Recycle Your Christmas Lights!

The holidays are upon us again and as you begin to decorate you will inevitably come across a strand …

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4-H Sewing and Cooking Classes

Sewing, cooking, and nutrition classes are being planned for kids! Information about the classes will be posted on the …

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