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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina, educating hundreds of thousands of young people each year. Extension’s 4-H program is growing the next generation of leaders and equipping youth with the skills to succeed.

Cover photo for S.T.E.M. Saturday: WeDo Lego

S.T.E.M. Saturday: WeDo Lego

One Saturday of each month, Scotland County 4-H will host a science, technology, engineering and mathematics workshop for youth, …

Cover photo for Monday Mania: Game Board Designers

Monday Mania: Game Board Designers

Youth, ages 5-14. $5 nonrefundable fee covers materials, tools, and snacks. One Monday of each month, Scotland County 4-H will host …

Cover photo for Monday Mania: Vision Board

Monday Mania: Vision Board

Youth, ages 5-14. $5 nonrefundable fee covers materials, tools, and snacks. One Monday of each month, Scotland County 4-H will host …

Cover photo for Monday Mania: Cake Decorating

Monday Mania: Cake Decorating

Youth, ages 5-14. $5 nonrefundable fee covers materials, tools, and snacks. One Monday of each month, Scotland County 4-H will host …

Cover photo for Monday Mania

Monday Mania

One Monday of each month, Scotland County 4-H will host a series of workshops for youth, ages 5-14 (unless …

Cover photo for S.T.E.M. Saturday

S.T.E.M. Saturday

One Saturday of each month, Scotland County 4-H will host a science, technology, engineering and mathematics workshop for youth, …

Cover photo for 4-H Residential Camp (Overnight)

4-H Residential Camp (Overnight)

Throughout the week, campers, ages 8-14 enjoy daily activities with their coed groups. These include swimming, canoeing, horseback riding, …

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Wild Game: From Field to Table

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Sharing Space with Wildlife

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