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2015 Alexander 4-H
Summer Opportunities

Summer break is just around the corner for many youth...do you have plans for them.  Alexander County 4-H has a summer full of opportunities for your youth. For a list of available programs click the link below: SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES 2015 Please be sure to fill out the registration form along with the 4-H Enrollment Form, 4-H Medical Form and a 4-H Media Release Form.  You can pick these forms up at the 4-H Center or you can find them here: 4-H Media Release Form 4-H-Code-of-Conduct 4-H-Enrollment-Form 4-H-Medical-Form Payments are accepted in the form of cash or check.  A 50% deposit will need to be paid at the time of registering for camps.  You can pay at the 4-H Center or mail to 376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681. For more information please call 828-632-3125.

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Shade Options for
Grazing Cattle

Looking for ways to shade grazing cattle.  Check out this article for more information:

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Alexander County Extension Center has Facebook.....stay up-to-date on different events taking place and what your local Extension Center is doing in Alexander County. "Like Us" and "Share" us with your friends so they can get to know what is Extension has to offer.

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Extension Cattle Call

Click here for the most recent issue of the Extension Cattle Call: July 2015 Extension Cattle MORE »

Alexander Junior Livestock Show

Show Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015 Entries Due By: Friday, August 14, 2015 [no late entries will be accepted] Show Locations:   H&H Arena, 533 Ned Herman Road, Taylorsville, NC 28681 Hamburgers and Hotdogs MORE »

Alexander County 4-H Summer Opportunities

Summer break is just around the corner for many youth…do you have plans for them.  Alexander County 4-H has a summer full of opportunities for your youth. For a list of available programs MORE »

Household Hazardous Waste Day

In conjunction with Earth Day, the Alexander County Household Hazardous Waste/Shred It Day will take place Saturday April 25, 2015 in the County Administration Building parking lot. The purpose of this event is MORE »

Get out of Debt with PowerPay

Ready for less debt, fewer money worries, more cash and more living? If you are ready, PowerPay can help. PowerPay is a debt-reduction computer program that is easy to use, understand and follow. MORE »

Grow Your Own Vegetables Class

Are you interested in growing your own vegetables this summer? A class will be held Monday, March 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Alexander Extension Center on how to prepare and maintain a MORE »

4-H Expressive Arts Entries Due March 30

We are accepting entries for the  4-H Fashion Contest, Craft Contest and Talent Contest. Below are the applications for each contest.  Each application explains the rules for the contest and when judging will MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Livestock Club MeetingMon Aug 3, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 2 days away
Farmers MarketSat Aug 8, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 6 days away
Shooting Sports MeetingMon Aug 10, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM— 1 week away
Alexander Beekeepers MeetingMon Aug 10, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 1 week away
Farmers MarketSat Aug 15, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 2 weeks away
Cornerstone CloversMon Aug 17, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 2 weeks away
Farmers MarketSat Aug 22, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM— 3 weeks away
Alexander County Junior Livestock ShowSat Aug 29 - Sat Aug 29, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
H & H Arena, 533 Ned Herman Road, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 4 weeks away
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