2014 Buncombe County 4-H Achievement Program

2014 Buncombe County 4-H Achievement Program

We hope you are able to join us for this year’s Buncombe County 4-H Achievement Program where we will recognize our 4-H members and volunteers on their accomplishments from 2014. We hope to see all of our current and new 4-H families at the program.  This is a great way to meet fellow 4-H families … Continue reading

2015 4-H Teen Camp to the Outer Banks!

2015 4-H Teen Camp to the Outer Banks!

  4-H Teen Leadership Camp has been such a success in the last few years that we’ve decided to do it again but we are switching things up a little!  TLC will be offered this summer for Alleghany, Buncombe, Cleveland, Gaston, and McDowell County 4-Hers the week of June 22-25, 2015 at the Outer Banks.  We will have 4 fun-filled days … Continue reading

Save the Date – Annual 4-H Achievement Program

Save the Date – Annual 4-H Achievement Program

Mark your calendars for our Annual Buncombe County Achievement Program which will take place on Monday, April 20, 2015 at the Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center in Mills River.  The program will begin at 7:00 p.m. Invitations will be sent out soon.  If you have any special guests who have helped your 4-H club during … Continue reading

Harlem Globetrotter Tickets for 4-H Families

Harlem Globetrotter Tickets for 4-H Families

The Harlem Globetrotters have extended special pricing for their upcoming game on March 26th to our 4-H families. Please click on the picture below for ticket ordering information. Always an entertaining and fun evening for all ages!

4-H County Council Meeting- March 19th

4-H County Council Meeting- March 19th

The next Buncombe County 4-H County Council Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 19th at 6:00 pm at the Buncombe County Extension Center in Asheville. This County Council Meeting will also be the Officer Elections for the 2015 Buncombe County 4-H County Council. We hope that everyone will plan to attend this meeting when we will be … Continue reading

Registration is Now Available for our 2015 4-H County Presentation Day

Registration is Now Available for our 2015 4-H County Presentation Day

Registration for our 2015 Buncombe County’s 4-H Presentation Day is now available.  This year’s competition will take place on Tuesday, April 7th at the Buncombe County Extension office.  Check-in will begin at 5:30 p.m. and presentations will begin at 6:00 p.m.  Our county winners will be eligible for district competition at District Activity Day which will … Continue reading

2015 West District 4-H Teen Retreat

2015 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 28 – Sunday, March 29, 2015 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

2015 North Carolina 4-H Horticulture Contest

2015 North Carolina 4-H Horticulture Contest

Calling all plant-obsessed young people and those that want to steward this kind of lifestyle! The Horticulture Judging and Identification Contest is a great way to introduce the very cool stories that plants are hoping to tell. This contest is a training program concerned with teaching youth to recognize and identify some of the most important … Continue reading

2015 Horticultural Science Summer Institute

2015 Horticultural Science Summer Institute

The Horticultural Science Summer Institute will be July 5-10, 2015 and is sponsored by North Carolina State University and North Carolina Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Program with the Department of Horticultural Science.   High school-aged youth (rising sophomores, juniors and seniors) are invited to apply to a weeklong, residential horticultural experience on the campus of … Continue reading