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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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4-H May Newsletter

Check out the 4-H activities and events coming up in May! Information on Lincoln County Activity Day, our Virtual …

kids planting

4-H Summer Fun Garden Kits!

Hurry to be part of our “virtual” 4-H Summer Fun program by picking up one of only 20 garden …

Cover photo for Lincoln County Activity Day

Lincoln County Activity Day

Lincoln County 4-H will be using Zoom to conduct County Activity Day. Two sessions on May 14, 2020: 3–5 p.m. AND …

Cover photo for 4-H March 2020 Newsletter

4-H March 2020 Newsletter

Check out the 4-H activities and events coming up this month. We need volunteers to help with community events, …

4-H Newsletter-August 2019

August 2019 4-H Newsletter Check out the latest news and announcements from Lincoln County 4-H. Meet our new 4-H Agent, …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Excerpt of Mooving Milk From the Farm to the Fridge

4-H “Mooving Milk from Farm to Fridge” is a Cloverbud curriculum developed in partnership with …

Bug Out 4-H Leader's Guide

NC 4-H Curriculum Titles, Grades K-5

This publication covers a list of current North Carolina 4-H curricula titles available through your …

11/10/20

Excerpt of Winged Wonders

In this curriculum, youth will observe the wonders of the natural world unfolding in front …

Basic hive equipment.

How to Become a Beekeeper in North Carolina

Beekeeping is a very enjoyable and rewarding pastime that is relatively inexpensive to get started. …

10/30/20

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 …

10/16/20

Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through Gardens

Gardens bring communities together. Not only are community gardens a good way to get more …

10/14/20
Searching for ripe tomatoes.

Snacking and Cooking with Warm-Season Produce from Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

Stirring kale and dressing for a winter salad.

Snacking and Cooking With Cool-Season Produce From Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …