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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 October Programs

Currituck County 4-H has two great opportunities for kids on October 23, 2019, which is a “no school” day. …

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New York City-Day Trip

New York, New York! Currituck County 4-H is sponsoring our 5th annual bus trip to New York City, New …

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Junior Master Gardeners Fall 2019

This fall the Junior Master Gardener® program of North Carolina continues with emphasis on fall gardening, fun, and activities! …

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CCRC/4-H Open Horse Show

The Currituck County Rural Center will host it’s final horse show for 2019, on September 14, 2019. The show is …

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Youth Rabbit Show

Do you love animals that are soft, have two giant ears, and a cottontail? If you said yes, then …

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Kid's Garden Party

Join us for a fun time in our community garden! We will explore some of the fun things that …

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Homegrown and Homemade Contest

Join us for the annual Homegrown and Handmade contest held in conjunction with the Currituck Heritage Festival on Saturday, …

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Northeast District Activity Day

At N.C. Cooperative Extension, 4-H Youth Development strives to equip young people with the knowledge and skills they need …

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Cloverbud Field Trip to See the Sharks

4-H is the world’s largest youth development organization and provides young people with hands-on workshops and experiences, allowing them …

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NED CSI-BioTech Science Camp

The N.E. District Science Camp will be held July 9–11, 2019, in Rocky Mount, NC. Youth ages 12-15 are …

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Report to the People

N.C. Cooperative Extension in Currituck County recently presented its annual “Report to the People” to county officials. Commissioners, Extension …

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Extension Programming Models

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

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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 …

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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. …

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 …

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 …