Junior Master Gardener Volunteer Program

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Have you ever wanted to grow a giant pumpkin? Did you know that you could grow plants without using soil? Well, you just might want to be a part of our new Junior Master Gardener℠ volunteer program at N.C. Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center. Register for this 4-H after-school program and begin exploring hands-on FUN learning experiences that will develop your love of gardening and the environment. Who knows? It might just expand your horizons!

The program is open to all youth ages 8 to 14. We will meet from 4 to 6 p.m. twice a month starting in February. Each session will be hands-on and much of our activities will center around our 4-H Community Garden and greenhouse. The cost is only $15 for the entire program! Register online

The 2019 session dates are as follows:

Thursday, February 14           Friday, March 15           Thursday, April 11                       Tuesday, February 26            Thursday, March 28       Tuesday, April 30

Thursday, May 16                 Thursday, June 13                                                             Thursday, May 30

two youths plating in garden

For more information or accommodations for persons with disabilities please contact Billy Caudle at 252-232-2262, email billy_caudle@ncsu.edu no later than five business days before the event.

4-H is North Carolina’s largest youth development organization, equipping more than 263,000 young people each year with the skills to succeed and improve the world around them. 4-H programs and camps encourage young people to “learn by doing,” helping them to develop into active, contributing citizens. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University coordinate 4-H programs statewide.