Posted in February 2011

Fish Fry Fund-Raiser for A Brighter Tomorrow 4-H Club

  FISH FRY A Brighter Tomorrow 4-H Club Fund Raiser February 25, 2011 Place order from 10:30am-5:30pm Pickup and delivery (within 10 mile radius available)   MENU ITEMS: White Fish Platter or Sandwich Meal Includes: Good Size Portion of Fried Fish Potato salad, Baked Beans, a Roll A la cart available upon request   COST … Continue reading

2011 4-H Livestock Judging Practices to Begin

An interest meeting for the 2011 4-H Livestock Judging Team has been scheduled for Monday, March 14th at 4:00 p.m. at the Buncombe County Extension Office located at 94 Coxe Avenue in Asheville.  Our main purpose of this meeting will be to see how many youth we have interested in judging this year, to look  … Continue reading

Horticulture Judging Practice Begins!!

Buncombe County 4-H members are invited to become part of the 4-H Horticulture Judging Team.  All youth ages 9-19 are invited to participate in practices to prepare for the State 4-H Horticulture Contest ( July 18, 2011) which tests youth on fundamental horticulture knowledge, plant identification ability and judging know-how. Brandon Christopher of the Sandy … Continue reading

IRS Form 990 Filing- for 4-H Club Leaders

It is that time of year when all 4-H subsidiaries (clubs, associations, councils, etc) should be  submitting their IRS Form 990s online. With the 4-H club year being October to September, all 4-H subsidiaries need to file by February 15th, 2011 for the 2010 year (or soon afterward). Please be sure to complete the online … Continue reading

2011 West District 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 Friday, April 1- Saturday, April 2, 2011 at the Camp Bob, Kanuga Conference Center in Henderson County. Teen retreat includes lots of fun activities as well as the West … Continue reading

NC 4-H Horsemanship Camp

The North Carolina 4-H Horsemanship Camp will be help June 19-25, 2011  at Millstone 4-H Center. This rustic camp is located in Richmond County near the town of Ellerbe. Youth who attend Horsemanship Camp will improve horsemanship skills while having fun with other 4-H’ers. A highly qualified camp staff will introduce the beginning rider to … Continue reading

Dairy Youth Retreat T-Shirt Design Contest

Are you involved in the 4-H Dairy project or just interested in graphic design??  We have a fun opportunity for everyone to participate in helping design the T-shirts to be given to all the participants in the Southeast Dairy Youth Retreat hosted by North Carolina to be held in Asheboro, July 10-14, 2011. Think about … Continue reading

Citizenship North Carolina Focus: A Capitol Experience

North Carolina 4-H offers a fantastic opportunity for teen 4-H members to learn about their state and local governments through Citizenship NC Focus.  This event will take place Monday, June 13 – Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at the Sheraton Downtown hotel and at Legislative Offices in Raleigh, NC.  Only 100-170 North Carolina 4-H youth between … Continue reading

4-H County Council Meeting

The Buncome 4-H County Council meeting will take place Thursday, February 17th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Buncombe County Extension Center in Asheville.  This meeting was previously scheduled for the week prior but was cancelled due to weather conditions.  At this meeting we will be making plans for the 2011 4-H year so we need … Continue reading

County Council Meeting- February 10th

This is a reminder of our upcoming Buncombe 4-H County Council Meeting on Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at the Buncombe County Extension Center located at 94 Coxe Ave, Asheville, NC  28801.  We invite all of our 4-H clubs to have representation at this meeting where we will … Continue reading