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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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Family Table Time

I think we’d all agree that communication is the most important trait in any relationship – especially in families. …

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Yancey County 4-H Summer Camps

Summer 2021 is quickly approaching and Yancey County 4-H is excited to announce that we will be hosting several …


4-H March Newsletter

See the link below for the March edition of the Yancy County 4-H newsletter! 4-H March …

EYFP Spring Flyer 2021

Join Us This Spring!

A free meal, new games and activities for your family, developing communication skills, exploring personality traits, making new friends, …

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Virtual "Dish-Off" Competition

As we approach N.C. A&T State University’s 2021 Small Farms Week event, we would like to share a fun …


4-H World-Wide Wednesdays

Yancey County 4-H is traveling around the world (virtually)! Take a journey with us, visiting 7 different countries where …


December 2020 4-H Newsletter

Click the link below for more information about 4-H programs and events during the month of December. December 2020 4-H …

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4-H Holiday Programs

As we enter the holiday season, check out these festive opportunities with Yancey County 4-H! Yancey County 4-H Holiday …

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Yancey County 4-H Wreath Sale

It is that time of year to start decorating for the holidays! Yancey County 4-H will be selling fresh …

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4-H November Newsletter

Click the link below to see the latest updates and programs for November 2020! 4-H November …

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How to Become a Beekeeper in North Carolina

Beekeeping is a very enjoyable and rewarding pastime that is relatively inexpensive to get started. …

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How to Install a Package of Honey Bees

A step-by-step instruction and description of how to install and maintain a new colony of …


Excerpt of Mooving Milk From the Farm to the Fridge

4-H “Mooving Milk from Farm to Fridge” is a Cloverbud curriculum developed in partnership with …

Bug Out 4-H Leader's Guide

NC 4-H Curriculum Titles, Grades K-5

This publication covers a list of current North Carolina 4-H curricula titles available through your …


Excerpt of Winged Wonders

In this curriculum, youth will observe the wonders of the natural world unfolding in front …

A Summary of the National 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway Initiative

This publication summarizes an evaluation of the 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway …


Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through Gardens

Gardens bring communities together. Not only are community gardens a good way to get more …


Excerpt of Bug Out - Leader's Guide

Excerpt of Bug Out curriculum - Leader's Guide by NC 4-H, NC State Extension, College …