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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 Awards Applications

All award and scholarship applications are due to the Edgecombe County 4-H Office no later than January 25, 2019, …

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4-H Holiday Service Drive

“I Pledge My Hands to Larger Service” Join us in serving others this holiday season! You can lend a helping …

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4-H Embryology

We have just set the date(s) for the 4-H Embryology Program that we can offer schools and teachers this …

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Cooking Clovers 4-H Club

The Cooking Clovers 4-H Club is accepting new members! We will be cooking with an international theme this year. …

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4-H Ski & Snowboard Trip

Join us for a 4-H ski and snowboard trip this January 2 & 3, 2019! More details to come. …

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4-H Wreath Fundraiser

We are selling wreaths again this holiday season to raise funds for our 4-H’ers to participate in activities like …

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4-H Cozy Crafts

Join us for after-school crafting on December 10, 2018! Claim your spot by registering with the 4-H office, or …

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Healthy for the Holidays

This program has been CANCELED. Stay tuned for future programs after the new year. For Holiday program offerings this year, …

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4-H This Fall

Check out our November 2018 newsletter – we have a lot of opportunities for you to get involved this …

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Nature's Footprints

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Hunting and Fishing Sportsmanship

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains basic rules for being a good sportsman …

Wild Game: From Field to Table

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to properly handle, store, dress and …

Urban Wildlife: Our Animal Neighbors

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to observe urban wildlife, record information …

Talking Turkey

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to recognize and record wild turkey …

Monitoring Macroinvertebrates

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to collect and identify stream insects …

Sharing Space with Wildlife

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to identify nuisance wildlife situations and …