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National Youth Science Day 2019

National Youth Science Day (NYSD) 2019 is here! 4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD) is the world’s largest youth-led science …

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4-H Teens as Teachers

Teens as Teachers is a program for 8-12th graders (13-18 years old) who are interested in receiving training to …

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4-H Summer: STEAM Summit

Join Mecklenburg County 4-H as we venture to Roanoke-Chowan Community College in Ahoskie, NC on July 25, 2019. Youth …

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4-H Summer Robotics

Join Mecklenburg 4-H for Summer Robotics! See opportunities below: Flowers, Bees, & Robots…Oh My! Thursday, July 11, 2019 1–3 p.m. N.C. Cooperative Extension, …

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Calling All Food Entrepreneurs!

The N.C. Cooperative Extension Service is committed to fueling the food system with innovation and support—which includes small food businesses. …

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Happy National 4-H Week 2018!

A message from your NC State Extension Associate Director & State Program Leader, 4-H; Coordinator: Emergency Programs, Dr. Mike …

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4-H Hurricane Relief Donation Drive

Hurricane Florence Relief flyer Donations now being accepted at our office, located at 1418 Armory Drive, Charlotte, NC 28204 M-F …

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Upcoming/Ongoing 4-H Programs

4-H programs at Tuckaseegee Recreation Center Sept. 15, 2018 (CANCELED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER) 9 a.m.-11 a.m.: “Where are the Wild …

Mecklenburg Community Gardens

Get your garden gloves and shovels ready and get outdoors to enjoy the harvest. Park and Recreation provide great …

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2018 Sustainable Living Series!

A FEW FRIENDLY REMINDERS…. Class registration will close 2 days prior to the scheduled class date for each class. We …

4-H Residential Camp

Join us this summer, June 24-June 29, 2018 for our Residential Summer camp Program. Youth ages 8-13 will travel …

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The Eastern North Carolina/Southeastern Virginia Strategic Habitat Conservation Team (ENCSEVA) is a partnership among local …

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Food Recovery and Waste Reduction

Increasingly, food service managers are choosing to recover and reuse food scraps and other organic …

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This factsheet summarizes the advantages and challenges of deconstructing old buildings and reusing the materials. …

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This publication describes how communities can develop and implement backyard composting programs that reduce the …

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