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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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Register Now for Aug. 1 Firescaping Workshop

Preparing for Wildfires with Fire-Resistant Landscaping August 1, 2018, 1:00-5:00 p.m. North Carolina Zoo Educational Building 4401 Zoo Pkwy Asheboro, NC 27205 Cost: $10 Register online North …

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Carolina Lawns: A Guide to Maintaining Quality Turf in the Landscape

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Animal Appetites

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