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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.

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The Green Gazette Spring 2019

Check out our Spring newsletter to see all that is happening with Northampton County 4-H over the next few …

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4-H Enrollment

Enrolling in 4-H is quick, simple and online Access 4HOnline When you complete the registration process- click “Submit Enrollment” to send …

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