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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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Alexander 4-H Newsletter

Sign up to receive a monthly newsletter by email of current programs and events being offered by N.C. Cooperative …

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Household Hazardous Waste Day

The biennial Alexander County Household Hazardous Waste Day will take place Saturday, May 4, 2019, in the County Administration …

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4-H Expressive Arts Contest

Entry forms for Talent, Photo, Craft, and Fashion Contest are linked below. All items are due to the 4-H …

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September 2018 4-H Newsletter

Check out the latest Alexander County 4-H news and events by clicking the link below: September 2018 4-H …

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Healthy Living Workshop

Need something for your youth to do on an early release day? Below is a great workshop! Healthy Living Workshop May …

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Alexander 4-H Summer Opportunities

To register for the camps listed above go to the following link for the registration form: 4-H Summer Opportunities Registration …

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4-H Holiday Craft Workshop

The annual Alexander County Holiday Craft Workshop will be held at the Alexander Extension Center on November 22nd from …

4-H Bake Off Contest

Alexander 4-H will be holding the 2016 4-H Bake Off Contest in November. The contest is for youth ages …

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4-H Summer Opportunities

Alexander 4-H Summer Opportunities Calendar is now available. Lots of fun events have been planned and we look forward …

A New 4-H Horse Club

We are excited to announce that we are offering a new horse club for 4-H’ers. Denise Vick, of Alexander …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Excerpt of Bug Out - Leader's Guide

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

Excerpt of I Am an Ecosystem Curriculum

Excerpt of the curriculum, I Am An Ecosystem - An Elementary Introduction to Microbes. This curriculum …

Excerpt of Be A Bone Builder

Excerpt of the Be A Bone Builder Curriculum by NC 4-H, NC State Extension, and …

Excerpt of Soil to Seed Curriculum

Excerpt from Soil to Seed curriculum. Protecting water quality through soil erosion, sediment, and turbidity …

Excerpt of Vermicomposting Leader's Guide

Vermicomposting Leader's Guide - School Enrichment Curriculum by NC 4-H and NC State Extension. The …

Excerpt of Hive Helpers - 4th Grade Facilitators Guide

Hive Helpers curriculum - 4th Grade Facilitators Guide by NC 4-H, NC State Extension, and …

Excerpt of Soil Solutions Curriculum

Soil Solutions curriculum by NC 4-H, NC State Extension, and North Carolina State University 4-H …

Excerpt of The Busy World of Bees

The Busy World of Bees Curriculum - First Grade Educator's Guide by NC 4-H, NC …