2018 West District 4-H Training Day for Volunteers, Parents, and Leaders

2018 West District 4-H Training Day for Volunteers, Parents, and Leaders

We are excited to announce our West District training for Volunteers, Leaders and Parents. The training will be held Saturday March 17, 2018 at our Mills River Research Center. This will be a fun day for adults to learn and network with each other while gaining useful tools to return to their county and club with regarding club basics, programming, activities and the Volunteer Association.  We look … Continue reading

Volunteer to Help with the 2018 National Agriculture Day

Volunteer to Help with the 2018 National Agriculture Day

We are looking for a few great volunteers who are willing to spend Tuesday, March 20th reading books and leading a hands-on activity for students in local elementary schools.  All materials and books will be provided to you from the Buncombe County Cooperative Extension Service.  This is a great way show your support of agriculture! Last … Continue reading

2018 4-H Horse Eligibility Cards

2018 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 2018 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 … Continue reading

2018 West District 4-H Teen Retreat

2018 West District 4-H Teen Retreat

Get ready to have some 4-H fun with other teens (13-19 years old) from the West District!  Our West District 4-H Teen Retreat will take place Saturday, March 24 – Sunday, March 25, 2018 at the YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly in Black Mountain.  Registration and ice breakers will start at 9:30 a.m. Saturday morning and we’ll … Continue reading

4-H Ski Night at Appalachian – February 9th

4-H Ski Night at Appalachian – February 9th

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, February 9, 2018 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 from … Continue reading

2018 NC 4-H Volunteer Leaders’ Conference

2018 NC 4-H Volunteer Leaders’ Conference

The 2017 NC 4-H Volunteer Leaders’ Conference will be February 2-4, 2018, 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 22nd

4-H Educational Scholarship Applications Due January 22nd

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

12th Annual Perry and Doris Teeter Beef Leadership Institute

12th Annual Perry and Doris Teeter Beef Leadership Institute

WHEN:  Friday, February 23-Sunday February 25, 2018 WHERE:  Hickory Metro Convention Center DESCRIPTION:Please consider encouraging youth in your area to apply for the 2018 Perry & Doris Teeter Beef Leadership Institute. This event offers a phenomenal opportunity at no cost to the youth involved. Kids that have a sincere interest in the beef industry have … Continue reading