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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.

True Leaders in Service

Did you know that 4-Hers are 4 times more likely to give back to their communities? The act of …

Let's Get Creative 4-H Camp

Let's Get Creative Camp!!

Union County 4-H is offering several day camps over the summer in its STEAMer Fun Program focusing on Science …

Summer Fun Kid Chef Camp

Summer Fun 2019!

Hello! This is Leah Joyner, Union County 4-H Program Assistant with today’s N.C. Cooperative Extension of Union County report. …

Support 4-H

4-H Your Support Changes Lives

We are weeks away from the 10th Anniversary of Dancin’ in the Clover, and your support makes a huge …

Jerry Simpson Dancin In The Clover Practice

2019 Dancin' in the Clover

Union County 4-H & Youth Development’s signature event Dancin’ in the Clover is coming soon. On March 16 at …

STEM Bytes Camp

Getting involved with 4-H!

Welcome, 2019! Every year, we set goals and seek out new opportunities. So why not set a new goal …

4H STEM Bytes Camp Dash & Dot

Dash & Dot Competition

Since the inception of the 4-H Youth Development program, 4-H youth have been engaged in demonstration projects that bring …

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Nature's Footprints

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Hunting and Fishing Sportsmanship

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains basic rules for being a good sportsman …

Wild Game: From Field to Table

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to properly handle, store, dress and …

Urban Wildlife: Our Animal Neighbors

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to observe urban wildlife, record information …

Talking Turkey

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to recognize and record wild turkey …

Monitoring Macroinvertebrates

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to collect and identify stream insects …

Sharing Space with Wildlife

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to identify nuisance wildlife situations and …