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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina. Hundreds of thousands of young people learn the skills to succeed through 4-H educational programs and camps. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University conduct 4-H programs where youth learn by doing.

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New 4-H T-Shirts Order Form

New 4-H T-Shirts have been designed by our 4-H County Council. Order yours today, only $10.00 each! Click here …

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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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NC 4-H Electric Congress 2016

Jordan Jakubielski was the Henderson County 4-H delegate to NC 4-H Electric Congress, and his Dad, Joe, was a …

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Thank You to 4-H Volunteers

Thank you to these 4-H club members for helping teach programs on Underground Animals at Henderson County Public Libraries: …

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Swine Showmanship

This publication offers information on youth showmanship of swine.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (7-8 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 7-8.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (5-6 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 5-6.

Sheep Exhibitor's Project Guide (5-6 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing sheep for youth aged 5-6.

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