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Smithfield Foods 4-H and FFA Meats Education Event

Smithfield Foods 4-H and FFA Meats Education Event

Please see the attached flyer with information about a great opportunity for youth to enhance their knowledge of meats.  The deadline has passed on the sheet but they have an additional 20 spots available to for the first youth to sign up.  If you have interested youth please sign up ASAP as space is limited. … Continue reading

2018 4-H Night with the Asheville Tourists

2018 4-H Night with the Asheville Tourists

4-H night with the Asheville Tourists is set for Monday, July 9th at 7:05 pm–where 4-H will be recognized and celebrated!  Gates will open at 6:00 pm. All the 4-H crowd from Western NC will be seated together.  Also, Monday nights are “Kids Eat Free” nights presented by Acropolis Pizza. Each child under the age of … Continue reading

2018 4-H Congress Registration

2018 4-H Congress Registration

North Carolina 4-H Congress is an annual state event held at NC State University where 4-Hers from across the state come together to celebrate their accomplishments.  State competition for presentations, scholarships, national 4-H award trips, and the state 4-H officer elections all take place during the week.  Congress is typically the highlight of many 4-Hers’ … Continue reading

2018 4-H Local Foods Camp

2018 4-H Local Foods Camp

Here’s the Scoop…. This year’s 4-H Local Foods Camp is all about ICE CREAM.  Join us July 16-18th as we visit a local dairy, dairy manufacturing plant, Rayburn Farms, The Hop, Rusted Earth Farm and more while we celebrate and EAT ICE CREAM!! Check out the details below and call Holly  at (828) 255-5522 to … Continue reading

Catawba Valley Youth Showmanship Circuit

Catawba Valley Youth Showmanship Circuit

Below is information regarding the Catawba Valley Youth Livestock Showmanship Circuit guidelines and entry information. Participants must reside in Gaston, Lincoln, Catawba, Alexander, Wilkes, Alleghany counties, and all North Carolina counties to their west. The registration for participation is due June 18th($15.00 if received by June 18th; $30 after June 18th).  Participants must register before July 15, … Continue reading

2018 West District 4-H Horsemanship Clinic

2018 West District 4-H Horsemanship Clinic

A great opportunity for youth and horses just in time for summer!! The West District 4-H Horsemanship Clinic will be held at the WNC Ag Center in Fletcher, NC on Monday-Wednesday, June 25-27, 2018.  You will receive professional instruction and have lots of opportunities to participate in horseback activities, a picnic, social time, and recreation … Continue reading

2018 4-H Teen Camp

2018 4-H Teen Camp

It’s finally here!!!!  The registration for our 2018 4-H Teen Camp is now available. This exciting camp for our teen 4-H members will take us to Charleston, South Carolina.!  Join us as we learn about the area’s history and marine ecology with fellow 4-H members from Alleghany, Buncombe, Gaston, McDowell and Surry counties.  Activities will … Continue reading

Spring 2018 Paper Clover Campaign at Tractor Supply Company

Spring 2018 Paper Clover Campaign at Tractor Supply Company

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores in Asheville, Black Mountain, and Weaverville will again be joining 4-H in support of local youth with the 4-H TSC Paper Clover Campaign, a national in-store fundraising effort to benefit state and local 4‑H programming in each of the communities where a Tractor Supply Company store is located. Now through Sunday, April 22nd, shoppers … Continue reading

2018 4-H Mini Garden Project

2018 4-H Mini Garden Project

  We are starting this project a little sooner this year and keeping our fingers crossed that Mother Nature FINALLY decides it Spring time!!!   We are once again excited to be partnering with the Buncombe County Extension Master Gardeners again this year for the 4-H Mini Gardening Project. This is an opportunity to “dig in” … Continue reading

3rd Annual Music Education Matters Summit Sponsored by CMA Foundation and National 4-H Council

3rd Annual Music Education Matters Summit Sponsored by CMA Foundation and National 4-H Council

Georgia 4-H is excited to announce the 3rd Annual Music Education Matters Summit.  This Summit is provided through the generous support of the Country Music Association (CMA) Foundation via National 4-H Council, and is held this year July 17-19, 2018, at Rock Eagle 4-H Center. The Music Education Matters Summit provides an experience for youth across the nation, to practice and … Continue reading