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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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AIRE Program & Updates Released

The 2021 AIRE Program, Resource Materials, and Due Dates have been published and are available on the NC 4-H …

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SciStarter - Citizen Science

4-H of North Carolina invites you to explore three featured citizen science projects anyone can do in North Carolina …

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2021 4-H Showcase of Talent

4-H Showcase of Talent 2021 Get your 4-H Talent acts ready! We are excited to announce that we will …

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NC 4-H Photo Contest

From this day forward our NC 4-H Photo contest will be known as the DR. KIM INGOLD 4-H PHOTO …

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Family Table Time

I think we’d all agree that communication is the most important trait in any relationship – especially in families. …

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4-H Farm to Fork Camp

The Farm to Fork Camp Local Foods Work Group is hosting a statewide 4-H Virtual Farm to Fork Camp for 4-H …

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4-H PEAK Registration Is Open!

The NC 4-H State Council proudly presents a series of FREE, fun, and interactive virtual programs for youth. To register …

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New State 4-H Council Newsletter

Please take a few minutes and check out the latest State 4-H Council Newsletter. Click on the Newsletter to Access …

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Healthy Habits Family Weekend

Healthy Habits Family Weekend Looking for more ways to spend time together as a family? 4-H Healthy Living has an exciting …

Collegiate Meeting Annoucement

Collegiate Student Panel

Collegiate 4-H at NC State University invites you to join them on March 22, 2021, at 7 p.m. for a …

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Upcoming 4-H Volunteer Training

Upcoming 4-H Volunteer Training We are excited to share about some upcoming 4-H volunteer training opportunities. All training is offered …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Excerpt of Hive Helpers - 4th Grade Facilitators Guide

Hive Helpers curriculum - 4th Grade Facilitators Guide by NC 4-H, NC State Extension, and …

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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
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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