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4-H Monthly Quilting Class

The 4-H Monthly Quilting Class currently has several openings. This group meets the 3rd Thursday of each month from …

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4-H Mini-Gardening

Enjoy plants and gardening? If you do, then 4-H Mini-Gardening is for you! All Henderson County youth, ages 9-18, …

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What is 4-H?

4-H is a fun program for young people, age 5 – 18, who enjoy “learning by doing,” and meeting …

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Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

Snacking and Cooking with Warm-Season Produce from Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

Snacking and Cooking with Cool-Season Produce from Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

Fishing Bait

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explains the different types of baits and lures …

Growing Cool-Season Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, cool-season vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. This is …

Growing Warm-Season Fruits and Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, warm-season fruits and vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. …

Creating Childcare Center Production Gardens

This publication focuses on developing fruit and vegetable production gardens in the Outdoor Learning Environment …

Growing and Cooking Fruits and Vegetables at Childcare Centers

This factsheet summarizes the benefits of fruit and vegetable gardening with children. It includes age-appropriate …