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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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2021 Herter-O'Neal Scholarship

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) …

Albemarle Area 4-H Livestock Show

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, new guideline restrictions for livestock shows have been put into place today March 20, …

4-H Volunteers

4-H Informational Meeting

Are you between the ages of 5 and 18? Have you ever heard of 4-H but just not sure …

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ECA Offer Scholarships

Pursuing a college degree? Apply for one of Pasquotank County Extension and Community Association scholarships. NC Extension & Community …

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Herter O'Neal Scholarship

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) are seeking nominations for a $750 scholarship offered through March …

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2017 4-H Congress Delegates

Pictured above are the youth who participated all week: Josh Fletcher, Madisyn Boyce, Camryn Lawrence, Karima Quintero, Summer Forbes, …

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2017 Honor Club

Pasquotank County 4-H’ers received honors during their recent trip to State 4-H Congress. This year’s 4-H Congress, held in …

Food and Nutrition Classes Offered

Pasquotank County Cooperative Extension will be offering 4 Food and Nutrition Classes beginning in June. Cook Smart, Eat Smart …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

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Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

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Career Exploration in Preschool

Ways to support career exploration by preschool-aged children

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Career Exploration by Children and Teens -- An Overview

Ways parents can support career exploration by children and teenagers.

9/8/22

Career Exploration for Teens

Ways to promote teenagers' awareness of career options

9/8/22

Career Exploration in Elementary School

Suggestions for supporting career exploration by elementary school aged children.

9/8/22

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 …

9/8/22
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Growing and Cooking Fruits and Vegetables at Childcare Centers

This factsheet summarizes the benefits of fruit and vegetable gardening with children. It includes age-appropriate …

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Growing Warm-Season Fruits and Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, warm-season fruits and vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. …