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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.

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 …

ASPIRE Class Offered

Pasquotank County 4-H is offering the ACT Prep course this year starting in January. High school sophomores and juniors …

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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 …

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Pasquotank EMGV offer Scholarship

Extension Master Gardener Volunteers of Pasquotank County are offering a $1,000 scholarship to a high school graduate from Pasquotank …

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2016 4-H Congress Delegates

Pictured below left to right are: Wil Haines, Madisyn Boyce, Victoria Robey, Jessica Hoffman, Lauren Winslow and Lance Sharber. …

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This publication offers 5 lessons for a school curriculum on the importance of vermicomposting, setting …

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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. …

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Creating Childcare Center Production Gardens

This publication focuses on developing fruit and vegetable production gardens in the Outdoor Learning Environment …

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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 …

Extension Programming Models

This publication illustrates the NC State Extension Model for Program Planning and Evaluation for proactive …

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Growing Cool-Season Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

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

Animal Appetites

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explores food preferences in animals through inquiry-based learning …

Nature's Footprints

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explains how to identify a wide variety of …