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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.

2020 4-H Greenery Sale Is Here!

The 2020 Stanly County 4-H Greenery Sale is officially here! Access the order form! These live fraser fir trees and wreaths …

Stanly County 4-H State Presentation Winners

Each year, Stanly County 4-H’ers participate in a statewide presentation competition. This year, competitors participated virtually by submitting pre-recorded …

At-Home Learning Experiences

Being a mom or dad to someone comes with its own unique set of challenges. On a daily basis, …

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Virtual 4-H Camp

Join NC 4-H Camps for a completely new and virtual camping experience in June. FREE and open to any family …

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Spring Learning to Grow Series 2020

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Stanly County Center is excited to offer the Spring 2020 Learning to Grow Series! This series …

Why 4-H Camp?

“Why should I send my child to 4-H Camp? What if they aren’t ready? What if they are homesick? …

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4-H Social Media Contest

Through Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at 5:00 p.m., Stanly County 4-H will be hosting a social media contest. Here are …

Cover photo for 4-H Greenery Sale 2019

4-H Greenery Sale 2019

‘TIS THE SEASON!! Stanly County 4-H is selling trees, wreaths, and bows to help give kids scholarships for summer …

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Youth Leadership Stanly Inductees

On Monday, October 7, 2019, Stanly County 4-H inducted 9 new members to the Youth Leadership Stanly program. All members …

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 …

2 weeks ago

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 …