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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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Cabarrus 4-H Newsletter

Check out the most current Cabarrus County newsletters! March 2019 February 2019 Information about activities mentioned in the newsletters and other 4-H …

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Cabarrus County 4-H Summer Leaders

Now accepting Summer Leader Applications for youth ages 10+ to assist with our Summer Fling day camp program. See more …

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2019 Summer Fling Camps & Classes

Registration is now open for 2019 Summer Fling http://go.ncsu.edu/registercabarrus For questions or accommodations, please contact your 4-H Agent at Tracy_Lecompte@ncsu.edu Now accepting applications …

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Glossophobia? We Can Help!

Youth will have the opportunity to participate in the 4-H Presentation and Public Speaking Contest held during County Activity …

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Calling All Teens!

Join us for 2019 Teen Retreat, hosted by the South Central 4-H District Officers! Open to any area youth. …

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Youth Commission Accepting Applications

The Cabarrus Youth Commission focuses on learning more about local government by visiting departments and meeting with community members …

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2019 4-H Winter Enrichment - TEENS!!

Local teens are invited to attend Winter Enrichment in 2019 hosted by our South Central District Officers! When: Saturday, January …

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Adult 4-H Volunteers Needed

Cabarrus County 4-H is seeking adult volunteers to work with youth interested in farm animals. Adults do not need …

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Get Your 4-H Apparel Now!

Help Cabarrus County 4-H’er Rachel Wilson fulfill her dream trip as part of her Arts & Communication project! Proceeds …

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Teen Lock-In

4-H Teen Lock-In When: Saturday, September 23, 2018, from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. (September 24) Where: Camp T.N. Spencer Registration $10 Register …

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Cabarrus 4-H Day of Service

Join a team, start a team, sign up now! Be part of something larger – Join 4-H! Our club members …

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Animal Appetites

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Nature's Footprints

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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 …

Talking Turkey

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to recognize and record wild turkey …

Monitoring Macroinvertebrates

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to collect and identify stream insects …

Sharing Space with Wildlife

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to identify nuisance wildlife situations and …