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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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Join Warren Wellness Wednesdays

Worried the Holidays Will Weigh You Down?? The holiday season is upon us, and many people want to stay as …

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Cluck! Cluck! Cluck!

The Annual Four County 4-H Poultry Show and Sale is Saturday, September 26, 2019, at the Vance County Regional …

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NED 4-H Fall Leaders Day

When: Saturday, November 2, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Where: N.C. Cooperative Extension, Pitt County Center, 403 Government Circle …

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Recruiting Youth Mentors for 4-H LIT

North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Warren County Center is recruiting responsible teens interested in serving as a 4-H Mentor Volunteer …

CSI Bio Overnight Camp

Join fellow middle and high school youth to solve a murder mystery using science!!! Youth ages 12-15 are welcome!!! …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Vermicomposting: A 5th Grade School Enrichment Curriculum

This publication offers 5 lessons for a school curriculum on the importance of vermicomposting, setting …

1 week ago
Raised beds with a mix of warm-season fruits and vegetables.

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. …

Harvesting beans from a vine-covered teepee.

Creating Childcare Center Production Gardens

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

Photo: Little fingers loosening roots before planting.

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 …

Extension Programming Models

This publication illustrates the NC State Extension Model for Program Planning and Evaluation for proactive …

9/6/19
Raised beds with a crop of kale (left) and mustard greens (rt).

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 …

Animal Appetites

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explores food preferences in animals through inquiry-based learning …

Nature's Footprints

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explains how to identify a wide variety of …