2017 4-H Horse Eligibility Cards

2017 4-H Horse Eligibility Cards

Attention 4-H Horse Project Members:  All youth interested in showing in 4-H Qualifying Shows or the NC State 4-H Horse Show MUST complete a 2017 Eligibility Card which must be on file in the county Extension office and ALSO be with the 4-H member at all 4-H Horse shows.  Below you will find a link … Continue reading

2017 4-H Beekeeping Essay Contest

2017 4-H Beekeeping Essay Contest

Did you know that honey bees maintain a temperature of 92-93F in their hive regardless of the outside temperature? Sounds pretty balmy on a day like today! Encourage your 4-H youth to explore more about the fascinating story of the hardworking honey bee by participating in the North Carolina 4-H Beekeeping Essay contest. The essay provides a platform for youth to creatively … Continue reading

2017 NC 4-H Volunteer Leaders’ Conference

2017 NC 4-H Volunteer Leaders’ Conference

The 2017 NC 4-H Volunteer Leaders’ Conference will be February 3-5, 2017, at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center in Durham, North Carolina. This is your opportunity to participate in workshops and seminars designed especially for 4-H volunteers and agents to create positive learning experiences for young people across the state. Annually, more than … Continue reading

4-H Educational Scholarship Applications Due January 26th

4-H Educational Scholarship Applications Due January 26th

We are pleased to announce that through the North Carolina 4-H Development and the support of 4-H Donors, we will have the opportunity to award educational scholarships for outstanding 4-H members in North Carolina.  A complete list of scholarships, including detailed information on each is included in the 4-H Scholarship Guidelines which can be found … Continue reading

4-H Honor Club Applications Due January 26th

4-H Honor Club Applications Due January 26th

The North Carolina 4-H Honor Club was organized in 1931 by Mr. L.R. Harrill as a way to develop a statewide 4-H service organization. Today, the NC 4-H Honor Club has almost 3000 members from across the state and nation. Being a North Carolina 4-H Honor Club member is more than just an honor. It … Continue reading

4-H Ski Night at Appalachian – Jan. 27th

4-H Ski Night at Appalachian – Jan. 27th

Join your fellow 4-H members for a night of fun on the ski slopes.  Our annual 4-H Ski Night will take place on Friday, January 27, 2017 at Appalachian Ski Mountain in Blowing Rock.  4-H Members, family, and friends are welcome to attend! Where:  Appalachian Ski Mountain (940 Ski Mountain Road, Blowing Rock). Times:  Registration will take place … Continue reading

4-H County Council Meeting – October 24th

4-H County Council Meeting – October 24th

The next Buncombe County 4-H County Council Meeting is scheduled for Monday, October 24th at 6:00 pm at the Buncombe County Extension Center (49 Mount Carmel Road in Leicester).   We will have pizza and drinks for everyone so please RSVP to Holly at (828) 255-5522 by October 20th  if you plan to join us. Please plan to … Continue reading