North Carolina Cooperative Extension centers — located in all 100 counties and serving the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians — are community resources, serving as the front door to the vast knowledge base of N.C. State and N.C. A&T State universities. Cooperative Extension helps build quality communities by training adult and youth volunteers to become community leaders, providing educational programs to stimulate community economic development, working in partnership with other agencies to help citizens prepare for and recover from disasters — and more.
September has been National Preparedness Month, but just because September is coming to an end, doesn’t mean that you are off the hook. Preparedness should be a year round priority at home, work, MORE »– from NC Disaster Information Center
NC Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center is offering a free Fire Safety Class to childcare providers. The workshop will be held on Monday, October 20th at the Currituck Extension Center from 6:00 – MORE »
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck County Center is offering a class on how to can apple pie filling. Participants will experience firsthand what it is like to work with Clear Gel, a starch that MORE »
How fast can you shuck corn? Maybe you can be declared the fastest corn shucker in Currituck County. You can enter the Corn Shucking Contest at the Currituck Heritage Festival on Saturday September 20, MORE »
Do you want to learn about local foods production and how to market direct to the public? The demand for locally grown foods is steadily increasing because consumers want fresh, nutritious and safe MORE »
Deadline to register extended until September 17th As part of the Currituck Heritage Festival to be held on September 20, 2014, Cooperative Extension’s 4-H Program is sponsoring the Little Miss Currituck/Junior Miss MORE »
Join us for the third annual Homegrown and Handmade contest to be held in conjunction with the Currituck Heritage Festival on Saturday, September 20th from 12:30- 4:00pm. The festival will take place at MORE »