Upcoming Events

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Caldwell County Center Nature and Natural Horsemanship Mon Jul 25, 2016 @ 9:00 AM -Fri Jul 29, 2016 @ 3:30 PM Today Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Caldwell Extension office or Collettsville Park depending on your residence.
— 12 hours ago

Location: The Coves at Round Mountain, Collettsville

This camp combines the experience of Nature and Natural Horsemanship. Our days will be filled with a variety of activities involving nature, horses, music and art.

Experienced and educated instructors will guide campers through riding lessons and learning about horse care, feeding, grooming, bathing, tack, safety. Our adventures in nature will include hiking, wading in the creeks and building “creek towers”, tubing, and mixed media art. There’ll be music, sing-alongs, and games too. Campers must wear /bring footwear for horses, hiking, and water. - This camp is lead by the Equestrian Connection 4-H Club Leadership team with 4-H staff support.

Please bring snacks, lunch, and plenty of water. Helmets are required when on horseback and will be provided. Please pack extra shoes and a towel. Parents will drop off and pick up campers at the Extension office or Collettsville Park depending on your residence.

Ages: 9 & up
Limit-24

Currituck County Center Staff Meeting Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Cooperative Ext Services, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917, United States
— 12 hours ago

Contact Cameron Lowe 232-2261 or email cameron_lowe@ncsu.edu

Martin County Center Aquatic Adventures 4-H Day Camp Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 12 hours ago
Moore County Center Farm to Fork Mon Jul 25, 2016 @ 9:00 AM -Fri Jul 29, 2016 @ 4:30 PM Today Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Moore County Co-Op Ext, 707 Pinehurst Ave, Carthage, NC 28327, United States
— 12 hours ago

Ages: 9-18
Fee: $50
Participant Limit: 10
Deadline to Register: Monday, July 11, 2016

Do you know where your food comes from? Do you like to cook? Come learn about the food on your plate from where it began! In this week long camp, participants will learn about agriculture from the ground up. After visiting local farms, picking fruits and vegetables, students will prepare those foods into delicious dishes. On the last day of camp, campers will participate in a Food Challenge Competition to see which team can prepare the best dish! Qualifying teams will be eligible to attend an Area Competition August 9th!

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 12 hours ago

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Pamlico County Center 4-H Summer-fest - Invasions of the Toads! Mon Jul 25, 2016 @ 9:00 AM -Wed Jul 27, 2016 @ 4:00 PM Today Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Pamlico Community College, 5049 North Carolina 306, Grantsboro, NC 28529, USA
— 12 hours ago

It seemed simple enough; a few harmless little toad, and all the pesky beetles would be gobbled up. The farms would grow again. Only they weren't as harmless as we thought. Now all the native wildlife is dying off. Can you help? Join us for three days of adventure as we engineer a solution to an invading horde of toads. Youth will participate in the engineering design process, hands on mechanical engineering activities, and will learn about invasive species in Eastern North Carolina. We will finish our program with a trip to the Croatan National Forrest to identify invasive plants!

Stokes County Center Soybeans Class/Cooking Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension, 700 N Main St, Danbury, NC 27016, United States
— 12 hours ago
Vance County Center Week 6, 4-H Summer Fun: "What's Buzzing?" Mon Jul 25, 2016 @ 9:00 AM -Fri Jul 29, 2016 @ 1:00 PM Today Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vance County Cooperative Extension, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536
— 12 hours ago

Learn about beekeeping, birds, insects and other things in nature that affect us every day. Make miniature bird house and other take-home items to demonstrate what you learned. On Wednesday take a trip to the NC State campus. For ages 8-14. $15 for the week. Instructors will be Ardis Crews and the Kerr-Tar Beekeepers Association. Register right away for this opportunity.

Durham County Center The Giving Closet Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Welcome Baby/Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster St., Durham NC 27701
— 11 hours ago

The Giving Closet provides free clothes for ages 0-5 and maternity clothes for Durham County families with children ages birth to 5 years old. Baby equipment may also be available. Families may attend four times during the program year.
http://www.welcomebaby.org

Contact: Deborah Waterman (919) 560-7150
dwaterman@dconc.gov

Gaston County Center ECA Knitting Class Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 11 hours ago

If you enjoy knitting or want to learn the art of knitting, then join ECA's knitting group. This group meets weekly and beginnners are always invited. Cost is $3.00 (every two classes) - register by contacting Pam Bryson at pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291.

Watauga County Center Teen Cooking Camp Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Agricultural Conference Center, Boone
— 11 hours ago

Open to 13-18 year olds
Learn practical skills you need to feed yourself and others and enjoy a delicious lunch each day! ! Recipes ready in 30 minutes or less featuring various ethnic styles, pizza making, fish cookery, sauce making, stir-frying, grilling, vegetarian ideas, interesting side dishes, knife skills, napkin folding, and much more. Wow your friends and their palates! Monday thru Friday, July 25th – 29th, 9:30-1:00.
Classes held at the Agricultural Conference Center, 252 Poplar Grove Rd.
Class size limited! Register in advance by completing form and paying $90 to Watauga County North Carolina Cooperative Extension (Make check to Watauga NCCES) at 971 West King St. 264-3061, Margie_mansure@ncsu.edu

Halifax County Center Operation Restart Summer Component Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Halifax, NC 27839, USA
— 11 hours ago

For questions please contact Michael Pittman at 252-583-5161

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 11 hours ago

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Cabarrus County Center Visit Give to 10th Power 4-H Club Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extenson Services, 715 Cabarrus Avenue West, Concord, NC, 28027
— 10 hours ago

Homeschoolers and other youth ages 7-16 are invited to join Barbara Kennedy for this community club that has fun activities, games and projects each month! Call Barbara at 704-795-5201 or 704-796-6862 or email thekennedymail@gmail.com

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 10 hours ago

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Swain County Center Fun with Foods (3rd-5th graders) Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Marianna Black Library, Fryemont Street, Bryson City
— 10 hours ago

Learn to use "Go, Slow and Whoa" and the MyPlate to identify and choose healthier foods. Each lesson will include a fun physical activity and a healthy snack sample.
With Extension Agent, Dee Decker. For 3rd - 5th graders.

Call 488-3030 for information. http://www.fontanalib.org/brysoncity

Swain County Center SHIIP Appointments Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 8 hours ago
NC Steps to Health Social Marketig interview Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM — 6 hours ago
Northampton County Center 4-H Hungry to Help Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Jackson United Methodist Church Jackson NC
— 5 hours ago

Join other 4-H’ers and community members to distribute food to needy citizens of Northampton County during their monthly food distribution. The Food Bank of the Albemarle delivers food and 4-H’ers help place it in recipients’ cars or trucks. The distribution is held at the Jackson United Methodist Church at 206 Thomas Bragg Drive in Jackson, NC 27845.
Ages: 7 and older
Cost: Free
Class Limit: None

Tobacco Growers Information 2016 NCSU Tobacco Tour Mon Jul 25, 2016 @ 4:00 PM -Wed Jul 27, 2016 @ 5:00 PM Today Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bentonville, Kinston, Sims, Kenly, Rocky Mount, and Oxford
— 5 hours ago

Join us for the 2016 NCSU Tobacco Tour. A final schedule will be available in the coming weeks.

McDowell County Center 4-H Night at the Ballpark (Summer Discovery) Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Asheville Tourists
— 4 hours ago

4-H Night at the Ballpark

July 25, 2016 5:00 pm – 11:00ish
Ages 5-18 Cost: $7.00 4-Hers
Class Limit 12 $8.00 Adults


What is summer without baseball? Join 4-Hers’ from all across Western North Carolina for 4-H Night at the Asheville Tourists. This is a great family event and we encourage families to attend. 4-H will be prominently featured throughout the night and in the past 4-Hers have even got to throw out the first pitch.

Call 652-8104 to sign up

Northampton County Center 4-H County Council Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 9495 NC Hwy 305 Jackson NC 27845
— 3 hours ago

4-H members ages 11-18 are invited to this monthly meeting to help direct and implement the Northampton County 4-H Program

Onslow County Center ZUMBA FITNESS CLASS Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 3 hours ago

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. FEE: $5.00/4 classes. For additional information contact Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Yancey County Center 4-H Tournist Baseball Game Night Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Asheville Tourists, 30 Buchanan Pl, Asheville, NC 28801, USA
— 3 hours ago

4-H Family Night at the Tourists Game is Monday July 25th, 2016 * Tickets $5.00 each. Tickets need to be paid for at theYancey County 4-H office by July 21st. Game begins at 7:05pm

Clay County Center Trails & Rails 4-H Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 25 Riverside Cir, Hayesville, NC 28904, USA
— 3 hours ago

The horse club meets in the Community Room at the Community Services Building. Come learn about horses, responsibility, leadership and having fun while making new friends!

Ashe County Center Ashe County Hay Producers Meeting Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Southern States, 112 Sunnyside Park, Jefferson, NC 28640, USA
— 2 hours ago

Monday, July 25, 2016 at Southern States, Jefferson, NC

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Dinner Provided (no charge)

Speakers: Micah Orfield, Extension Agent, Agriculture and Jim King, Manager, Southern States

Meeting Topics: Mowing/Baling Quality Hay, Utilizing Quality Hay As Winter Feed and Supplementing

Please RSVP by Thursday, July 21st, 2016 (336-846-5850) so there will be adequate materials, seating, and meals available for participants.

Stokes County Center Cattlemen's Association Meeting- Tentative Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM — 2 hours ago
Vance County Center Vermiculture Workshop Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 2 hours ago

A Vermiculture Workshop has been scheduled for Monday, July 25, , according to Wayne Rowland, Agricultural & Natural Resources Technician. Vermiculture (the cultivation of earthworms used for bait and in composting) has the potential to increase income for both farmers and gardeners. This workshop will focus on earthworm production that can be profitable, techniques of vermicomposting, and the benefits of vermiculture for more information and to register contact Wayne Rowland at 252-438-8188 or wayne_rowland@ncsu.edu

Warren County Center Warren County Cattlemen's Association Meeting Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM — 2 hours ago
Swain County Center 4-H Night with the Asheville Tourists Mon Jul 25, 2016 Today 7:05 PM - 10:05 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension McCormick Field, Asheville, NC
— 2 hours ago

7:05 PM game time (gates open at 6PM)
4-Hers ages 5-18 + their family
Cost: $5 general admission ticket (4-Hers & family)
Register by July 11

Join the Asheville Tourists and other West District 4-Hers for a night at the ballpark. Enjoy watching the Asheville Tourists as they play against the Greenville Drive.

Kids 12 and under eat free, presented by Acropolis Pizza. Each child will receive a coupon as they enter for a complimentary slice of pizza and drink. ~ District Event ~

NOTE: Swain County 4-H will pre-order tickets. Tickets can be picked up at the Will Call booth. The discounted ticket price will not be offered at the gate. Transportation on your own.

Call Jennifer Hill at 488-3848 for more information or go to:
https://www.ces.ncsu.edu/2016-swain-county-4-h-summer-program-extravaganza/

Burke County Center Canning Classes Tue Jul 26, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 3 hours away

Canning Classes
10:00 am - 12:00 noon - Hot Water Bath Canning
1:00 - 3:00 pm - Pressure Canning

Learn the basics of canning, safety, equipment and
get an in-depth demonstration on pressure canning.

Cost of the classes is $10 each. Payable the day of the class

Call the Extension Office at 828-764-9480 to register.

Burke County Center Canner Gauge Testing Tue Jul 26, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 3 hours away

If your canner has a pressure gauge, it should be tested for accuracy each year to ensure safe food processing. You can get your pressure canner gauge tested for FREE at our office on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon or 1:00 - 4:00 pm. Other times by appointment only. Call our office at 828-764-9480

Iredell County Center 4-H: CSI Investigates Tue Jul 26- Fri Jul 29, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 3 hours away
Macon County Center Macon County Overnight 4-H Camp Tue Jul 26- Fri Jul 29, 2016 (All Day Event) — 3 hours away
Pitt County Center It's a Bug's Life Tue Jul 26, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ag Center 403 Government Circle, Greenville 27834
— 3 hours away

9:00am-3:00pm Age: 5-10 Cost: $7.00
Investigate the world of entomology and learn all about a bug's life with a lot of hands'-on activities.

Special Instructions: Bring a bag lunch

Lincoln County Center Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton Tue Jul 26, 2016 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 225 W Water St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 10 hours away

The Downtown Lincolnton farmers market is open every Tuesday and Saturday morning from 7am to noon. We accept SNAP and debit card payments. Check our website www.lincolncountyfarmersmarket.com or our Facebook page Lincoln County Farmers Market for more information.

Macon County Center H Shooting Sports Tue Jul 26, 2016 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM — 10 hours away
Chowan County Center SHIIP Medicare Counseling Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 11 hours away

Medicare counseling, answering all Medicare questions and concerns. Client should bring Medicare Card and list of medicines or medicines.

Franklin County Center LOCAL Foods for Youth Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — 11 hours away

The week of July 25th, youth in area will be participating in the 2nd Annual “Junior Chef Program” where they will visit local farms, both meat and vegetable farms, in the morning in Franklin County, purchase fresh ingredients, and return to the Extension Center to prepare delicious, fresh, healthy lunches with the local food. One session will be on dining etiquette taught by Mrs. Bunny Batts. The last day of the program, Friday, July 29th, the youth will visit the Governor’s Mansion where they will meet the Executive Chef, tour the Mansion’s “food garden”, and then have lunch prepared for them by the Chef.

New this year from August 8 – 10, area youth will learn how to properly and safely can and freeze vegetables… in a certified commercial kitchen. They will make an assortment of pickles, jams/jellies, etc. with a lunch served. In the evenings, the kitchen will be open for adult entrepreneurs from Franklin County to use for making a safe product for retailing to the public. Contact me for details.

There is a fee to participate in both workshops for area youth with the "Summer Sizzlin" 4-H Program.

Both area projects are promotional events to encourage and teach our public to Buy Local, Buy Fresh. Also, a website, www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com, has a list of local farms where the public can source local foods. For more information on these summer projects, contact Local Foods Coordinator, Ag Agent, Martha L. Mobley, at 919-496-3344 or martha_mobley@ncsu.edu

Lenoir County Center Farmer's Market Open Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 11 hours away

The Lenoir County Farmer's Market is open every Tuesday and Saturday from 8:00am to 2:00pm. Call the Market Manager, Pat Jenkins, at 252-560-1617 for more information about availability of products and produce and/or if interested in being a vendor.

Martin County Center 4-H NCSU Small Ruminant and Swine Ruminant Day Camp Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 11 hours away
Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp Tue Jul 26, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -Fri Jul 29, 2016 @ 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Laurel Hill Recreation Center, 14940 Church St, Laurel Hill, NC 28351, United States
— 11 hours away

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+
Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE

Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided
June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30;
July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28;
Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register one week at a time

Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp 2016 Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — 11 hours away

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+ Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE
Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30; July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28; Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register weekly

Franklin County Center LOCAL Foods for Youth Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM — 12 hours away

The week of July 25th, youth in area will be participating in the 2nd Annual “Junior Chef Program” where they will visit local farms, both meat and vegetable farms, in the morning in Franklin County, purchase fresh ingredients, and return to the Extension Center to prepare delicious, fresh, healthy lunches with the local food. One session will be on dining etiquette taught by Mrs. Bunny Batts. The last day of the program, Friday, July 29th, the youth will visit the Governor’s Mansion where they will meet the Executive Chef, tour the Mansion’s “food garden”, and then have lunch prepared for them by the Chef.

New this year from August 8 – 10, area youth will learn how to properly and safely can and freeze vegetables… in a certified commercial kitchen. They will make an assortment of pickles, jams/jellies, etc. with a lunch served. In the evenings, the kitchen will be open for adult entrepreneurs from Franklin County to use for making a safe product for retailing to the public. Contact me for details.

There is a fee to participate in both workshops for area youth with the "Summer Sizzlin" 4-H Program.

Both area projects are promotional events to encourage and teach our public to Buy Local, Buy Fresh. Also, a website, www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com, has a list of local farms where the public can source local foods. For more information on these summer projects, contact Local Foods Coordinator, Ag Agent, Martha L. Mobley, at 919-496-3344 or martha_mobley@ncsu.edu

Integrated Pest Management AGI Orientation Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM — 12 hours away

Teaching - AGI

Greene County Center Princess Camp Tue Jul 26, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 595 Peter Grant Rd Snow Hill, NC, United States
— 12 hours away
Macon County Center Archery Tue Jul 26, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM — 12 hours away
Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Tue Jul 26, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 12 hours away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Randolph County Center SUPER HERO DAY ( 5-7 YEARS) Tue Jul 26, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension South Asheboro Middle School, 523 W Walker Ave, Asheboro, NC 27203, USA
— 12 hours away

PRE-RREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Everyone wants a hero. We will make super hero costumes and talk to real life heroes.

**Please bring a bag lunch and drink**

Randolph County Center Paints and Pots Tue Jul 26, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 112 W Walker Ave, Asheboro, NC 27203, USA
— 12 hours away

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

We will explore our inner artist as we travel to Preppy Possum to create our own special painting. We will also visit a local pottery and take the wheel to create our own pot.

**Meet at Extension Office. Bring a bag lunch & drink. (Postage for mailing pottery when it comes back is included in the price)**

Watauga County Center Teen Cooking Camp Tue Jul 26, 2016 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Agricultural Conference Center, Boone
— 13 hours away

Open to 13-18 year olds
Learn practical skills you need to feed yourself and others and enjoy a delicious lunch each day! ! Recipes ready in 30 minutes or less featuring various ethnic styles, pizza making, fish cookery, sauce making, stir-frying, grilling, vegetarian ideas, interesting side dishes, knife skills, napkin folding, and much more. Wow your friends and their palates! Monday thru Friday, July 25th – 29th, 9:30-1:00.
Classes held at the Agricultural Conference Center, 252 Poplar Grove Rd.
Class size limited! Register in advance by completing form and paying $90 to Watauga County North Carolina Cooperative Extension (Make check to Watauga NCCES) at 971 West King St. 264-3061, Margie_mansure@ncsu.edu

Anson County Center 4-H Cloverbud Camp Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Anson County Extension Center, 501 McLaurin St., Wadesboro, NC 28170
— 13 hours away

Sorry but this camp is full!

Chowan County Center Ask A Master Gardener Helpline Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 13 hours away

Got a gardening question? Call the Ask A Master Gardener helpline at (252) 482-6585. Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10am to noon. For residents of Chowan, Gates, & Perquimans Counties.

Currituck County Center ECA County Council Meeting Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Cooperative Ext Services, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917, USA
— 13 hours away

Contact Olivia Jones 232-2261 or email olivia_jones@ncsu.edu

Halifax County Center Operation Restart Summer Component Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Halifax, NC 27839, USA
— 13 hours away

For questions please contact Michael Pittman at 252-583-5161

Jackson County Center Junior Chefs Tue Jul 26, 2016 @ 10:00 AM -Wed Jul 27, 2016 @ 12:00 PM — 13 hours away
Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 13 hours away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Swain County Center 4-H Junior Chef - Day 3 Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension, 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 13 hours away

Tuesdays & Wednesdays
July 19, 20, 26, & 27
You must attend 3 of the 4 sessions offered because skills will build on previous lessons.

4-H ages 9-12
Cost: $20 for all 4 sessions
Limit: 8
Register by July 5

Here's an opportunity to creatively learn your way around the kitchen! These hands-on cooking classes will provide youth with the experience needed to feel confident in the kitchen. Participants will learn food safety, nutrition, food preparation and creative ways to display and present food. Each lesson will concentrate on culinary basics including reading a recipe, proper measuring techniques, recipe preparation, proper use of kitchen tools and equipment. The participants will be able to prepare easy and simple recipes at home and there will be a culinary challenge at the end of the 4 sessions!



Joint class with Jackson County 4-H.

Call Jennifer Hill at 488-3848 for more information or go to:
https://www.ces.ncsu.edu/2016-swain-county-4-h-summer-program-extravaganza/

Warren County Center Cookies & Canvass Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM — 13 hours away
Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Tue Jul 26, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 14 hours away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Hoke County Center PAT Specialized Committee Meeting Tue Jul 26, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Edinborough Family Restaurant, Raeford, NC 28376, United States
— 15 hours away
Rowan County Center Lunch & Learn Tue Jul 26, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 2727 Old Concord Rd, Salisbury, NC 28146, USA
— 15 hours away

It’s in a Jar - One of the hottest crazes around now are meals in a jar, everything from oatmeal, salads to dessert and everything in between. Sign up to learn all the many ways to create new and exciting meals in a jar and take one home.

Registration is required; classes are $5.00 per session and as always are open to the public. Participants will receive a sampling of food and/or a take away at each session, recipes, and other educational materials. The classes will be held at the Rowan County Agriculture Center, located at 2727 Old Concord Road. There is a limit of 20 people per session. To register for any or all of the sessions give us a call at 704-216- 8970. Sessions will be taught by Toi Degree, Family & Consumer Education Agent.

Rutherford County Center Food Preservation - Hands-On Workshop - Relishes Tue Jul 26, 2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 193 Callahan Koon Rd, Spindale, NC 28160, USA
— 16 hours away

Cost $ 10.00 - includes Food and Supplies

McDowell County Center Historic Marion Tailgate Market Tue Jul 26, 2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM — 18 hours away
Swain County Center Clogging Classes for All Ages Tue Jul 26, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension, 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 20 hours away

Tuesdays
5:00 pm – Beginner Youth 4+
5:45 pm – Tangled Feet Stompers Practice

Classes are free. Instructor: Kerry Plemmons

Call 488-3848 for more information.

Onslow County Center Zumba Fitness Class Tue Jul 26, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 21 hours away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. Fee to attend is $10.00/month. For more information call Peggie Garner at 455-5873.

Rutherford County Center Food Preservation - Hands-On Workshop - Relishes Tue Jul 26, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 193 Callahan Koon Rd, Spindale, NC 28160, USA
— 21 hours away

Cost $ 10.00 - includes Food and Supplies

Avery County Center Avery County IPM Meeting Tue Jul 26, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Mayland Community College, 785 Cranberry St, Newland, NC 28657, USA
— 21 hours away

2016 IPM Program Planning Meeting--This meeting is for the Avery County IPM members.

Topic(s) of Discussion:
Past Program Accomplishments
Future of IPM Program

For additional information or If you plan on attending please contact the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center at 828-733-8270 to register.

Forsyth County Center Outsmart the Weeds! Tue Jul 26, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Diggs-Latham Elementary School Garden (986 Hutton St., Winston-Salem NC 27101)
— 21 hours away

Keeping weeds at bay doesn’t have to be back-breaking, but it does take thoughtful planning. At this workshop, we’ll review weed life cycles and share effective practices to prevent them from growing, competing with crops, and producing seed. Crop selection, cover cropping, cultivation, mulching, and solarization will be discussed and/or demonstrated.

Please register online at: http://tinyurl.com/FCG-SGS, or call 336-703-2850. For accommodations for persons with disabilities or Spanish translation, please contact our office at 336-703-2850 at least two weeks before the event.

This program is part of Forsyth Community Gardening's "Sustainable Growing Series" of free workshops on horticultural and community organizing topics. For more information, please visit: http://tinyurl.com/FCG-SGS.

Robeson County Center Bits Of Luck 4-H Club Meeting Tue Jul 26, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Parkton
— 21 hours away

This is the monthly meeting for the members of the Bits of Luck 4-H Club. For more information about this club, please contact Wendy Maynor, 4-H Program Assistant, at Wendy_Maynor@ncsu.edu or 910-671-3276.

Surry County Center Advisory Council Meeting Tue Jul 26, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM — 21 hours away
Buncombe County Center ESMM Tue Jul 26, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Big Ivy Community Center 550 Dillingham Road, Barnardsville, NC 28709
— 22 hours away

Classes on Tuesday evenings from 6:30pm – 7:30pm. Learn how to save money at the grocery store, prepare quick and easy recipes with a tasting each night , keep foods safe and the importance of physical activity. Each participant will receive useful kitchen tools and those who attend 3 of the 5 classes will receive a certificate of completion and an EFNEP (Expanded Food Nutrition Education Program) cookbook. Classes are free. More informations call 626-3438 or 255-5522.

Gaston County Center Scrappers Unlimited ECA Club Monthly Meeting Tue Jul 26, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 22 hours away

Scrappers Unlimited ECA, is one of Gaston County's Extension & Community Association (ECA) with a focus on scrapbooking and paper crafting. You can be a part of ECA by visiting any of our clubs - contact Pam Bryson at pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291 to confirm meeting dates and times.

Rowan County Center RACE 4-H Executive Committee Meeting Tue Jul 26, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM — 22 hours away
Gaston County Center Bee Keepers Association Mtg Tue Jul 26, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Gaston County Citizen Resource, 1303 Dallas Cherryville Highway, Dallas, NC 28034, United States
— 22 hours away
Chowan County Center Weigh-in Wed Wed Jul 27, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Chowan Ag. Building
— Tomorrow
Halifax County Center 4-H Horse Southern Regionals Wed Jul 27- Mon Aug 1, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension TBD
— Tomorrow

4-H southern regional horse show

Nash County Center Safe Plates Nash Wed Jul 27- Sat Jul 30, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Nash Agriculture Center, 1006 Eastern Avenue, Nashville, NC 27856
— Tomorrow

Nash and Edgecombe County Cooperative Extension offers Safe Plates for all those who work in the food service industry. The course helps food establishments meet the requirement of having at least one supervisor certified as a food protection manager, a mandate of the NC Food Code. There will be instruction in personal hygiene, purchasing from reputable suppliers, eliminating cross-contamination, and correct temperatures for storing, preparing, and holding foods. North Carolina food service managers seeking Certified Food Safety Manager certification in order to meet the NC Food Code requirement component of the food establishment’s inspection can register for the upcoming class. NC Safe Plates participants who pass the end of course ANSI Exam will receive a certificate required for inspections.

Upcoming class:

Wednesday thru Friday, July 27-29, 2016

9am – 4pm, including snacks and lunch on Wednesday and Thursday.

9am – 12 noon on exam day, Friday, July 29th.

The fee for the course is $125.00

Registration deadline is Friday, July 15, 2016.

North Carolina 4-H Southern Regional 4-H Horse Championships Wed Jul 27- Wed Aug 3, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Perry, GA, USA
— Tomorrow

Contact Person: Alaina Cross
Phone: 919-515-7871

North Carolina 4-H State 4-H Officer Training Wed Jul 27- Sat Jul 30, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Raleigh, NC, USA
— Tomorrow

Contact Person: Sarah Kotzian
Phone: 919-515-8480
Email: Sarah_Kotzian@ncsu.edu
State Registration Deadline: July 21

Rockingham County Center 4-H Junk Drawer Robotics - 4-H Summer Adventures Wed Jul 27- Sat Jul 30, 2016 (All Day Event) — Tomorrow

See 4-H Summer Adventures program packet for more information.

Rockingham County Center Southern Regionals 4-H Horse Show Wed Jul 27- Sun Jul 31, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Georgia, USA
— Tomorrow
Rowan County Center Southern Regionals 4-H Horse Show Wed Jul 27- Wed Aug 3, 2016 (All Day Event) — Tomorrow
Vance County Center Vance County Regional Farmers Market Open Wed Jul 27, 2016 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— Tomorrow

Market will now be open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7:30 a.m-1:00 p.m. until late fall.

Alleghany County Center 4-H Summer Fun Environmental Stewardship Day Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — Tomorrow
Equine Husbandry Southern Regional 4-H Championships Horsebowl & Hippology Contests Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Perry, GA, USA
— Tomorrow
Franklin County Center LOCAL Foods for Youth Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — Tomorrow

The week of July 25th, youth in area will be participating in the 2nd Annual “Junior Chef Program” where they will visit local farms, both meat and vegetable farms, in the morning in Franklin County, purchase fresh ingredients, and return to the Extension Center to prepare delicious, fresh, healthy lunches with the local food. One session will be on dining etiquette taught by Mrs. Bunny Batts. The last day of the program, Friday, July 29th, the youth will visit the Governor’s Mansion where they will meet the Executive Chef, tour the Mansion’s “food garden”, and then have lunch prepared for them by the Chef.

New this year from August 8 – 10, area youth will learn how to properly and safely can and freeze vegetables… in a certified commercial kitchen. They will make an assortment of pickles, jams/jellies, etc. with a lunch served. In the evenings, the kitchen will be open for adult entrepreneurs from Franklin County to use for making a safe product for retailing to the public. Contact me for details.

There is a fee to participate in both workshops for area youth with the "Summer Sizzlin" 4-H Program.

Both area projects are promotional events to encourage and teach our public to Buy Local, Buy Fresh. Also, a website, www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com, has a list of local farms where the public can source local foods. For more information on these summer projects, contact Local Foods Coordinator, Ag Agent, Martha L. Mobley, at 919-496-3344 or martha_mobley@ncsu.edu

Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp Wed Jul 27, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -Sat Jul 30, 2016 @ 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Laurel Hill Recreation Center, 14940 Church St, Laurel Hill, NC 28351, United States
— Tomorrow

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+
Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE

Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided
June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30;
July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28;
Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register one week at a time

Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp 2016 Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — Tomorrow

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+ Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE
Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30; July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28; Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register weekly

Franklin County Center LOCAL Foods for Youth Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM — Tomorrow

The week of July 25th, youth in area will be participating in the 2nd Annual “Junior Chef Program” where they will visit local farms, both meat and vegetable farms, in the morning in Franklin County, purchase fresh ingredients, and return to the Extension Center to prepare delicious, fresh, healthy lunches with the local food. One session will be on dining etiquette taught by Mrs. Bunny Batts. The last day of the program, Friday, July 29th, the youth will visit the Governor’s Mansion where they will meet the Executive Chef, tour the Mansion’s “food garden”, and then have lunch prepared for them by the Chef.

New this year from August 8 – 10, area youth will learn how to properly and safely can and freeze vegetables… in a certified commercial kitchen. They will make an assortment of pickles, jams/jellies, etc. with a lunch served. In the evenings, the kitchen will be open for adult entrepreneurs from Franklin County to use for making a safe product for retailing to the public. Contact me for details.

There is a fee to participate in both workshops for area youth with the "Summer Sizzlin" 4-H Program.

Both area projects are promotional events to encourage and teach our public to Buy Local, Buy Fresh. Also, a website, www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com, has a list of local farms where the public can source local foods. For more information on these summer projects, contact Local Foods Coordinator, Ag Agent, Martha L. Mobley, at 919-496-3344 or martha_mobley@ncsu.edu

Person County Center Oxford Tobacco Tour Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Providence Road, Providence Rd, Oxford, NC 27565, USA
— Tomorrow

For more information call the Granville County office at 919-603-1350

Gaston County Center Living Healthy Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 2 days away

A Stanford University program designed for anyone with a chronic health condition who wants to better manage his or her health.Instructors: Pam Bryson & Linda J. Minges. Free of charge. Pre-registration required by 7/20/16 - linda_minges@ncsu.edu or 704.922.2127.

Greene County Center Princess Camp Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 595 Peter Grant Rd Snow Hill, NC, United States
— 2 days away
Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 2 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Randolph County Center TERRARIUMS ( 5-7 YEARS) Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension South Asheboro Middle School, 523 W Walker Ave, Asheboro, NC 27203, USA
— 2 days away

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

What’s a natural ecosystem that live in your home? Let’s make one!

**Please bring a bag lunch and drink**

Randolph County Center Paints and Pots Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 112 W Walker Ave, Asheboro, NC 27203, USA
— 2 days away

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

We will explore our inner artist as we travel to Preppy Possum to create our own special painting. We will also visit a local pottery and take the wheel to create our own pot.

**Meet at Extension Office. Bring a bag lunch & drink. (Postage for mailing pottery when it comes back is included in the price)**

Stokes County Center 4-H Junk Drawer Robotics Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Rockingham County Cooperative Extension
— 2 days away
Clay County Center Discovery Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Hayesville School Campus, Hayesville
— 2 days away

Rising 1-3 graders will learn about seed germination, plant growth, how food is produced, and maintain a small garden.

Watauga County Center Teen Cooking Camp Wed Jul 27, 2016 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Agricultural Conference Center, Boone
— 2 days away

Open to 13-18 year olds
Learn practical skills you need to feed yourself and others and enjoy a delicious lunch each day! ! Recipes ready in 30 minutes or less featuring various ethnic styles, pizza making, fish cookery, sauce making, stir-frying, grilling, vegetarian ideas, interesting side dishes, knife skills, napkin folding, and much more. Wow your friends and their palates! Monday thru Friday, July 25th – 29th, 9:30-1:00.
Classes held at the Agricultural Conference Center, 252 Poplar Grove Rd.
Class size limited! Register in advance by completing form and paying $90 to Watauga County North Carolina Cooperative Extension (Make check to Watauga NCCES) at 971 West King St. 264-3061, Margie_mansure@ncsu.edu

Currituck County Center Evaluating and Coaching for Performance Wed Jul 27, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck Cooperative Ext Services, 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917, USA
— 2 days away

Supervisor training for County Employees. Contact Cameron Lowe 232-2261 or by email cameron_lowe@ncsu.edu for more information.

Halifax County Center Operation Restart Summer Component Wed Jul 27, 2016 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Halifax, NC 27839, USA
— 2 days away

For questions please contact Michael Pittman at 252-583-5161

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Wed Jul 27, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 2 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Swain County Center 4-H Junior Chef - Day 4 Wed Jul 27, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension, 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 2 days away

Tuesdays & Wednesdays
July 19, 20, 26, & 27
You must attend 3 of the 4 sessions offered because skills will build on previous lessons.

4-H ages 9-12
Cost: $20 for all 4 sessions
Limit: 8
Register by July 5

Here's an opportunity to creatively learn your way around the kitchen! These hands-on cooking classes will provide youth with the experience needed to feel confident in the kitchen. Participants will learn food safety, nutrition, food preparation and creative ways to display and present food. Each lesson will concentrate on culinary basics including reading a recipe, proper measuring techniques, recipe preparation, proper use of kitchen tools and equipment. The participants will be able to prepare easy and simple recipes at home and there will be a culinary challenge at the end of the 4 sessions!



Joint class with Jackson County 4-H.

Call Jennifer Hill at 488-3848 for more information or go to:
https://www.ces.ncsu.edu/2016-swain-county-4-h-summer-program-extravaganza/

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Wed Jul 27, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 2 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Ag BioTech Biolunch Seminar Series Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension ngineering Building III Room 2201
— 2 days away
Mecklenburg County Center World Cuisines in the Kitchen: Curries Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Mecklenburg County Cooperative Extension, 1418 Armory Dr, Charlotte, NC 28204, United States
— 2 days away

From American to Indian, curries permeate various cuisines to create some of the world's most loved entrees. Join us for an exploration of curries. During this class you will learn the history of curry dishes, types of curries and how to prepare simple curry recipes.
Cost: $10
To Register: www.go.ncsu.edu/sls

Currituck County Center Partnership for Adolescent Support Service ( PASS) Wed Jul 27, 2016 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Currituck County High School, 4203 Caratoke Hwy, Barco, NC 27917, USA
— 2 days away

Middle School youth will be making a variety of nutrition healthy food items. Contact Sheila Gregory 232-2261 for more information.

Family and Consumer Science Program Faithful Families Webinar: Strategies for Promoting Physical Activity Wed Jul 27, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Extension Employees: http://newton.ces.ncsu.edu/xlms/event_display.php?event_id=3862 Health Department/non-Extension/outside NC: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/19MpA5cLGMWm7mPCywL1BgqEG4oID43qtVjw11LuPaLY/viewform?usp=send_form
— 2 days away

earn more about how to promote physical activity through Faithful Families from experts at the North Carolina Division of Public Health. Additionally, we will discuss strategies to encourage faith communities to open up their facilities for “shared use” of physical activity spaces.

To register:

NC Extension Employees: http://newton.ces.ncsu.edu/xlms/event_display.php?event_id=3862

Health Department/non-Extension/outside NC: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/19MpA5cLGMWm7mPCywL1BgqEG4oID43qtVjw11LuPaLY/viewform?usp=send_form

Person County Center ESMMTC Wed Jul 27, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Roxboro Housing Authority Lyle Street
— 2 days away
Davie County Center Town of Mocksville Farmers Market open Wed Jul 27, 2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM — 2 days away

Locally grown produce and fresh baked goods, muscadine juice and other locally produced value-added products. Market is open Wednesdays at 171 S. Clement Street next to Town Hall from 3:00 PM-6:00 PM.

Jackson County Center Cloverbuds Wed Jul 27, 2016 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM — 2 days away
NC Steps to Health Resubmit IJCS manuscript Wed Jul 27, 2016 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM — 2 days away
Craven County Center Peletah 4-H Club Wed Jul 27, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Peletah Ministries, Neuse Blvd, New Bern, NC
— 2 days away

Club Leader Dawn Gibson
peletahministries@yahoo.com

Gaston County Center Living Healthy with Diabetes Wed Jul 27, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 2 days away

A Stanford University program designed for anyone with a chronic health condition who wants to better manage his or her diabetes.Instructors: Linda J. Minges & Pamela Myers. Free of charge. Pre-registration required by 7/20/16 - linda_minges@ncsu.edu or 704.922.2127.

Burke County Center Canner Gauge Testing Thu Jul 28, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 2 days away

If your canner has a pressure gauge, it should be tested for accuracy each year to ensure safe food processing. You can get your pressure canner gauge tested for FREE at our office on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon or 1:00 - 4:00 pm. Other times by appointment only. Call our office at 828-764-9480

Local Food Watermelon Day at State Farmers Market Thu Jul 28, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension State Farmers Market, 1201 Agriculture St, Raleigh, NC 27603, USA
— 2 days away
Montgomery County Center Babysitting 101 Thu Jul 28- Sat Jul 30, 2016 (All Day Event) — 2 days away

Are you interested in learning the do's and don'ts of babysitting? Are you ready to start your own babysitting business? If so, this class is for you. Open to ages 9 - 18. Please call the 4-H office for more information or to register At (910) 576-6011.

North Carolina 4-H NC State 4-H Livestock Judging, Skillathon, and Quiz Bowl Contests Thu Jul 28- Sun Jul 31, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NCSU Beef Unit
— 2 days away

Contact Person: Brent Jennings
Phone: 919-515-4467
Email: brent_jennings@ncsu.edu
State Registration Deadline: July 22

Rockingham County Center NC 4-H Livestock judging, skillathon and quiz bowl contests Thu Jul 28- Sun Jul 31, 2016 (All Day Event) — 2 days away
Washington County Center Canning Class - Summer Salsa Thu Jul 28, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 128 W Water St, Plymouth, NC 27962, USA
— 2 days away
Horticulture Watermelon Day at State Farmers Market Thu Jul 28, 2016 5:00 AM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension State Farmers Market, 1201 Agriculture St, Raleigh, NC 27603, USA
— 2 days away

The State Farmers Market is conveniently located on I-40 and Lake Wheeler Road, exit 297. Covering 75 acres, the modern facility provides up to 225,000 square feet of covered, climate controlled, all season retail and wholesale spaces. There are special promotions planned throughout the year to bring attention to commodities during the peak of their individual growing season. Here is a list of activities we've got planned.

All dates are tentative. Please call the Market for updates 919-733-7417

Details: http://www.ncagr.gov/markets/facilities/markets/raleigh/promos.htm

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Lincoln County Center Lincoln County Farmers Market @ DSS Thu Jul 28, 2016 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lincoln County Department Of Social Services, 1136 East Main Street, Lincolnton, NC
— 2 days away

The Market @ DSS is open every Thursday from 7am to noon. We accept SNAP and debit card payments. Check our website www.lincolncountyfarmersmarket.com or our Facebook page Lincoln County Farmers Market for more information.

Agriculture, Natural Resources Northeast Ag Expo Field Day Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lynn Hobbs Farms in Gates County, 185 Spivey Road, Hobbsville, NC 27946
— 2 days away

Tentative Schedule:

8:00 - 8:45am Registration & Trade Show,
Sponsored Breakfast (sausage wraps)

8:45 - 9:00am Welcome

9:00 - 10:00am Diamond Sponsor Presentations

10:00 - 12:00pm Field Tour (on trolleys):
Double-crop Soybeans
Cotton
Peanuts
Forestry

12:00pm Sponsored Lunch
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Save the Date!

Northeast Ag Expo Field Day
Thursday, July 28, 2016

Lynn Hobbs Farms in Gates County
185 Spivey Rd
Hobbsville, NC 27946


This year's Expo will feature:

Cotton
Double Crop Soybeans
Peanuts
Forestry

Cherokee County Center 21st Century Summer Academy - Murphy Elementary School Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA
— 2 days away

Cherokee County 4-H, Youth Development Extension Agent Shannon Coleman will be working once again with the 21st Century Afterschool Program as one of their program instructors. 4-H will be providing the CATCH(Coordiated Approach to Child Health) Program and Food and Culture from Around the World. This is the first year we have offered the CATCH program. CATCH is a program that youth ages K-5 grades learn about the importance of being active and they participate in physical activity lessons 2 days a week for 30 minutes each day. This will be the 2nd year we have taught the Food and Culture from Around the World. Youth learn about different cultures from around the world and they learn about a popular food and watch the food being prepared then enjoy the food by trying a sample of the food. Youth will also learn some interesting facts about the culture they are trying the food from and maybe even how to say something in the culture's language. Youth take home information sheets from CATCH and recipes from the Food and Culture program.
This is a closed program and is only open to the program participants but if you would like to learn more about the programs please contact Shannon Coleman, by email at shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or 828-837-2210 ext 4.

Chowan County Center SHIIP Medicare Counseling Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 2 days away

Medicare counseling, answering all Medicare concerns and questions. Client should bring Medicare Card and a list of medicines or medicines.

Cotton Norteast Ag Expo Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lynn Hobbs Farms in Gates County 185 Spivey Road Hobbsville, NC 27946
— 2 days away
Currituck County Center 2016 Northeast Ag Expo Field Day Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 185 Spivey Rd, Hobbsville, NC 27946, USA
— 2 days away

The 2016 Northeast Ag Expo will be held on Thursday, July 28, 2016 at Lynn Hobbs Farms, 185 Spivey Road, Hobbsville, NC. This year’s Ag Expo will feature cotton, peanut, forestry, and double-crop soybean production. The Northeast Ag Expo Field Day is an annual agriculture event conducted by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension agriculture agents in the northeast counties of Currituck, Camden, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Chowan, and Gates. The Northeast Ag Expo Team would like to express our sincere appreciation to Lynn Hobbs of Gates County for being this year’s farm cooperator, and thank his family for their assistance in helping make this a successful field day for the agriculture community.

The agenda for the field day will be:
8:00 – 8:45 AM Registration and Trade Show
Sponsored breakfast
8:45 – 10:00 AM Welcome, Sponsor Recognition, & Trade Show
10:00 – 12:00 PM Field Tours on Trolleys
12:00 Noon Sponsored Lunch

The Northeast Ag Expo Team encourages those who are planning to attend the Field Day to pre-register.

You may pre-register online at: http://www.ncneagexpo.com/registration
or by calling the Gates County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension at 252-357-1400. Contact Tommy Grandy 232-2262 for more information.

Equine Husbandry Southern Regional 4-H Horse Championships Horse Judging Contest & Opening Ceremonies Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Perry, GA, USA
— 2 days away
Franklin County Center LOCAL Foods for Youth Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — 2 days away

The week of July 25th, youth in area will be participating in the 2nd Annual “Junior Chef Program” where they will visit local farms, both meat and vegetable farms, in the morning in Franklin County, purchase fresh ingredients, and return to the Extension Center to prepare delicious, fresh, healthy lunches with the local food. One session will be on dining etiquette taught by Mrs. Bunny Batts. The last day of the program, Friday, July 29th, the youth will visit the Governor’s Mansion where they will meet the Executive Chef, tour the Mansion’s “food garden”, and then have lunch prepared for them by the Chef.

New this year from August 8 – 10, area youth will learn how to properly and safely can and freeze vegetables… in a certified commercial kitchen. They will make an assortment of pickles, jams/jellies, etc. with a lunch served. In the evenings, the kitchen will be open for adult entrepreneurs from Franklin County to use for making a safe product for retailing to the public. Contact me for details.

There is a fee to participate in both workshops for area youth with the "Summer Sizzlin" 4-H Program.

Both area projects are promotional events to encourage and teach our public to Buy Local, Buy Fresh. Also, a website, www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com, has a list of local farms where the public can source local foods. For more information on these summer projects, contact Local Foods Coordinator, Ag Agent, Martha L. Mobley, at 919-496-3344 or martha_mobley@ncsu.edu

Horticulture NE Ag Expo Field Day Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lynn Hobbs Farms, 185 Spivey Rd, Hobbsville, NC, United States
— 2 days away

This year's Expo will feature:

* Cotton
* Double Crop Soybeans
* Peanuts
* Forestry

Details: http://www.ncneagexpo.com/

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Pasquotank County Center NE Ag Expo Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lynn Hobbs Farms 185 Spivey Road, Hobbsville, NC
— 2 days away
Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp Thu Jul 28, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -Sun Jul 31, 2016 @ 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Laurel Hill Recreation Center, 14940 Church St, Laurel Hill, NC 28351, United States
— 2 days away

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+
Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE

Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided
June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30;
July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28;
Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register one week at a time

Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp 2016 Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — 2 days away

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+ Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE
Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30; July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28; Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register weekly

Franklin County Center LOCAL Foods for Youth Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM — 2 days away

The week of July 25th, youth in area will be participating in the 2nd Annual “Junior Chef Program” where they will visit local farms, both meat and vegetable farms, in the morning in Franklin County, purchase fresh ingredients, and return to the Extension Center to prepare delicious, fresh, healthy lunches with the local food. One session will be on dining etiquette taught by Mrs. Bunny Batts. The last day of the program, Friday, July 29th, the youth will visit the Governor’s Mansion where they will meet the Executive Chef, tour the Mansion’s “food garden”, and then have lunch prepared for them by the Chef.

New this year from August 8 – 10, area youth will learn how to properly and safely can and freeze vegetables… in a certified commercial kitchen. They will make an assortment of pickles, jams/jellies, etc. with a lunch served. In the evenings, the kitchen will be open for adult entrepreneurs from Franklin County to use for making a safe product for retailing to the public. Contact me for details.

There is a fee to participate in both workshops for area youth with the "Summer Sizzlin" 4-H Program.

Both area projects are promotional events to encourage and teach our public to Buy Local, Buy Fresh. Also, a website, www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com, has a list of local farms where the public can source local foods. For more information on these summer projects, contact Local Foods Coordinator, Ag Agent, Martha L. Mobley, at 919-496-3344 or martha_mobley@ncsu.edu

Greene County Center Princess Camp Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 595 Peter Grant Rd Snow Hill, NC, United States
— 3 days away
Jackson County Center Sewing Bee Camp Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 538 Scotts Creek Rd # 205, Sylva, NC 28779, United States
— 3 days away

by invitation only. for experienced sewers

McDowell County Center 4-H Campfire Cooking (Summer Discovery) Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 60 E Court St, Marion, NC 28752, USA
— 3 days away

4-H Campfire Cooking
July 28, 2016 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Ages 5-18 Cost $7.00
Class Limit 12

Join Lawrence Moore, as he demonstrates open fire cooking. Participants will learn how cook, using Dutch ovens and other methods of camp fire cooking. At the end of the class, participants will enjoy the meal they have prepared.

What to bring: Bagged lunch and wear closed toe shoes clothes.

Call 652-8104 to sign up

Montgomery County Center Babysitting 101 Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 203 W Main St, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— 3 days away
Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Randolph County Center Homeland Creamery Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 112 W Walker Ave, Asheboro, NC 27203, USA
— 3 days away

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Homeland Creamery in Julian is family owned and operated by Bowman Farms. They have been raising Holstein cows on the same homestead that they have operated the dairy since the 1930’s. The herd has now grown to over 200 cows both Holstein and Jersey. We will enjoy a hayride, learn about milking cows and tour the milking parlor and enjoy an ice cream snack!

**Meet at Extension Office. EIGHT more kids can join is if they can meet at Homeland Creamery and be picked up there. Bring a lunch & a drink.**

Randolph County Center POTS AND PAINTS ( 5-7 YEARS) Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension The Preppy Possum, 830 S Cox St, Asheboro, NC 27203, USA
— 3 days away

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

We will explore our inner artist as we travel to Preppy Possum to create our own special painting. We will also visit a local pottery and take the wheel to create our own pot. **Meet at Extension Office.

Bring a lunch & drink** (Postage for mailing pottery when it comes back is included in the price)**

Stokes County Center 4-H Junk Drawer Robotics Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Rockingham County Cooperative Extension
— 3 days away
Clay County Center Discovery Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Community Services Building, Hayesville
— 3 days away

Rising 4-7 graders learn basic cooking skills creating items to encourage them to follow the My Plate nutrition information program.

Guilford County Center Art in the Garden Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 3309 Burlington Rd, Greensboro, NC 27405, USA
— 3 days away

The Demonstration Garden is hosting an Art in the Garden event!

Several artists will be exhibiting their work in and around the Demonstration Garden (3309 Burlington Rd., Greensboro).

Photography, sculpture, and pottery, as well as some textiles, will be incorporated. Artists showing include both present and past EMGVs.
The exhibition will be July 28 from 9:30-noon. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. Please join us for a morning of beauty in a beautiful setting.

https://guilford.ces.ncsu.edu/2016/07/art-in-the-garden-art-exhibit/

Hoke County Center Plants, Pests and Pathogens Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM — 3 days away
Watauga County Center Teen Cooking Camp Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Agricultural Conference Center, Boone
— 3 days away

Open to 13-18 year olds
Learn practical skills you need to feed yourself and others and enjoy a delicious lunch each day! ! Recipes ready in 30 minutes or less featuring various ethnic styles, pizza making, fish cookery, sauce making, stir-frying, grilling, vegetarian ideas, interesting side dishes, knife skills, napkin folding, and much more. Wow your friends and their palates! Monday thru Friday, July 25th – 29th, 9:30-1:00.
Classes held at the Agricultural Conference Center, 252 Poplar Grove Rd.
Class size limited! Register in advance by completing form and paying $90 to Watauga County North Carolina Cooperative Extension (Make check to Watauga NCCES) at 971 West King St. 264-3061, Margie_mansure@ncsu.edu

Alamance County Center Fall Vegetable Gardening Thu Jul 28, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 209 N Graham Hopedale Rd, Burlington, NC 27217, USA
— 3 days away

Think Green Thursdays--Fall Vegetable Gardening

To register for the class, please contact Chris Stecker at the Alamance County Cooperative Extension Office at (336) 570-6740 or christine.stecker@alamance-nc.com

or online at this link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1-g2NYUGuCmngozJ1D-OCjTQKn3EARKSPKYszpj4nFTs/viewform

Chowan County Center Ask A Master Gardener Helpline Thu Jul 28, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 3 days away

Got a gardening question? Call the Ask A Master Gardener helpline at (252) 482-6585. Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10am to noon. For residents of Chowan, Gates, & Perquimans Counties.

Halifax County Center Operation Restart Summer Component Thu Jul 28, 2016 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Halifax, NC 27839, USA
— 3 days away

For questions please contact Michael Pittman at 252-583-5161

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Thu Jul 28, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Thu Jul 28, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Lee County Center SF2T Thu Jul 28, 2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension McSwain Center
— 3 days away

Distribution of fresh produce through CSA

NC Steps to Health ARG meeting Thu Jul 28, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM — 3 days away
Clay County Center Mountain Explorers 4-H Club at Evening Farmers Market Thu Jul 28, 2016 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Evening Farmers Market
— 3 days away
Currituck County Center Quarterly Extension Advisory Council/Foundation Board Meeting Thu Jul 28, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM — 3 days away

Contact Cameron Lowe 232-2261

Onslow County Center Zumba Fitness Class Thu Jul 28, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Hwy, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 3 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. Fee to attend is $10.00/month. For more information, call Peggie Garner at 455-5873.

Davidson County Center Fundamentals of Farmsteading Thu Jul 28, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM — 3 days away
Macon County Center Market Steers Thu Jul 28, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM — 3 days away
Montgomery County Center Rockin Clovers 4-H Club Meeting Thu Jul 28, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 203 W Main St, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— 3 days away

The Rockin Clovers 4-H Club meets the 4th Thursday of every month at the 4-H office in Troy (203 West Main Street). Club leader is Mrs. Carla Dennis. 4-H club meetings are open to all youth ages 5-18 but pre-registration through the 4-H office is required prior to participation. Please call 910-576-6011.

Swain County Center In-Step Line Dancing Thu Jul 28, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Swain County Cooperative Extension (SCC Auditorium), 60 Almond School Road, Bryson City, NC
— 3 days away

Classes are taught by local volunteers, Cheryl and Bob Thomas. Have fun and be active! No prior dance experience is required. Classes are FREE! For more information, contact Dee Decker at (828) 488-3848.

Line Dancing FLYER: https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/i9B1sGDehZ_PJToX2kiDsW1vO6GOkWMhFPWJlKWYKG_k-MhuB-HK2j5XLlTeoXX6i0jk0Q=s400

Wayne County Center 4-H Picnic Thu Jul 28, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wayne County Extension Center, 208 W Chestnut St, Goldsboro, NC, United States
— 3 days away
Caswell County Center Caswell County Beekeepers Association Meeting Thu Jul 28, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 126 Court Square, Yanceyville, NC 27379, USA
— 3 days away

The Caswell County Beekeepers Association (CCBA) next monthly meeting will be held from 7:00PM to 8:30PM on Thursday, July 28, in the basement of the Agriculture Building (126 Court Square) next to the Historic Courthouse in downtown Yanceyville, NC. The public is welcome to attend with no obligation to join. Please park and enter from the back of the building on the lower level. Meet with local beekeepers to discuss honey bees and beekeeping. Our speaker will be Mr. Robert Neal, well-known local beekeeper with many years of experience, beekeeping instructor, a CCBA founder, and past president. His topic will be "The Honey Flow is Over--What to Do Next". For more information, please e-mail CCBA@caswellcountybeekeepers.org or visit us on the web at http://www.caswellcountybeekeepers.org or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/caswellcountybeekeepers.

Hoke County Center Beekeepers Thu Jul 28, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM — 3 days away
Alleghany County Center 4-H Summer Fun Linville Caverns/Falls Fri Jul 29, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 3 days away
Cherokee County Center 21st Century Summer Academy - Murphy Elementary School Fri Jul 29, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murphy Elementary School, 315 Valley River Ave, Murphy, NC 28906, USA
— 3 days away

Cherokee County 4-H, Youth Development Extension Agent Shannon Coleman will be working once again with the 21st Century Afterschool Program as one of their program instructors. 4-H will be providing the CATCH(Coordiated Approach to Child Health) Program and Food and Culture from Around the World. This is the first year we have offered the CATCH program. CATCH is a program that youth ages K-5 grades learn about the importance of being active and they participate in physical activity lessons 2 days a week for 30 minutes each day. This will be the 2nd year we have taught the Food and Culture from Around the World. Youth learn about different cultures from around the world and they learn about a popular food and watch the food being prepared then enjoy the food by trying a sample of the food. Youth will also learn some interesting facts about the culture they are trying the food from and maybe even how to say something in the culture's language. Youth take home information sheets from CATCH and recipes from the Food and Culture program.
This is a closed program and is only open to the program participants but if you would like to learn more about the programs please contact Shannon Coleman, by email at shannon_coleman@ncsu.edu or 828-837-2210 ext 4.

Franklin County Center LOCAL Foods for Youth Fri Jul 29, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — 3 days away

The week of July 25th, youth in area will be participating in the 2nd Annual “Junior Chef Program” where they will visit local farms, both meat and vegetable farms, in the morning in Franklin County, purchase fresh ingredients, and return to the Extension Center to prepare delicious, fresh, healthy lunches with the local food. One session will be on dining etiquette taught by Mrs. Bunny Batts. The last day of the program, Friday, July 29th, the youth will visit the Governor’s Mansion where they will meet the Executive Chef, tour the Mansion’s “food garden”, and then have lunch prepared for them by the Chef.

New this year from August 8 – 10, area youth will learn how to properly and safely can and freeze vegetables… in a certified commercial kitchen. They will make an assortment of pickles, jams/jellies, etc. with a lunch served. In the evenings, the kitchen will be open for adult entrepreneurs from Franklin County to use for making a safe product for retailing to the public. Contact me for details.

There is a fee to participate in both workshops for area youth with the "Summer Sizzlin" 4-H Program.

Both area projects are promotional events to encourage and teach our public to Buy Local, Buy Fresh. Also, a website, www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com, has a list of local farms where the public can source local foods. For more information on these summer projects, contact Local Foods Coordinator, Ag Agent, Martha L. Mobley, at 919-496-3344 or martha_mobley@ncsu.edu

Agriculture, Natural Resources NCSU Sow Lifetime Productivity Symposium Fri Jul 29, 2016 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Sampson County Extension Center, 55 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC.
— 3 days away

NCSU Sow Lifetime Productivity Symposium will be on Friday, July 29, starting at 8:30 AM at the Sampson County Extension Center, 55 Agriculture Pl, Clinton, NC. For more information, please contact Mark Knauer at 630-639-9263.

Franklin County Center LOCAL Foods for Youth Fri Jul 29, 2016 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM — 3 days away

The week of July 25th, youth in area will be participating in the 2nd Annual “Junior Chef Program” where they will visit local farms, both meat and vegetable farms, in the morning in Franklin County, purchase fresh ingredients, and return to the Extension Center to prepare delicious, fresh, healthy lunches with the local food. One session will be on dining etiquette taught by Mrs. Bunny Batts. The last day of the program, Friday, July 29th, the youth will visit the Governor’s Mansion where they will meet the Executive Chef, tour the Mansion’s “food garden”, and then have lunch prepared for them by the Chef.

New this year from August 8 – 10, area youth will learn how to properly and safely can and freeze vegetables… in a certified commercial kitchen. They will make an assortment of pickles, jams/jellies, etc. with a lunch served. In the evenings, the kitchen will be open for adult entrepreneurs from Franklin County to use for making a safe product for retailing to the public. Contact me for details.

There is a fee to participate in both workshops for area youth with the "Summer Sizzlin" 4-H Program.

Both area projects are promotional events to encourage and teach our public to Buy Local, Buy Fresh. Also, a website, www.FranklinCountyFarmFresh.com, has a list of local farms where the public can source local foods. For more information on these summer projects, contact Local Foods Coordinator, Ag Agent, Martha L. Mobley, at 919-496-3344 or martha_mobley@ncsu.edu

Horticulture NCSU Sow Lifetime Productivity Symposium Fri Jul 29, 2016 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 55 Agriculture Place, Clinton, NC, United States
— 3 days away

NCSU Sow Lifetime Productivity Symposium will be Friday, July 29, starting at 8:30 AM at the Sampson County Extension Center. The address is 55 Agriculture Place, Clinton, NC. For more information contact Mark Knauer at 630-639-9263.

Location: Sampson County Extension Center
Contact: Mark Knauer
mtknauer@ncsu.edu
630-639-9263

Details: http://harvest.cals.ncsu.edu/college-administration/college-administration/cals-corner/index.cfm?pageID=10569&eventid=16309#sthash.mu6XzD2Z.dpuf

Cumberland County Center Junior Master Gardener Summer Camp Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cape Fear Botanical Garden
— 4 days away

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension and Cape Fear Botanical Garden are excited to offer the Junior Master Gardener Summer Camp for youth ages 9-13.
The camp will be held each Friday beginning June 17 and continue through August 5. Camp hours will be from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm and held at the Cape Fear Botanical Garden.

Cost for the eight week camp is $125.00, which includes all snacks and curriculum materials. Students are responsible for providing a bag lunch, hat, towel, and should wear closed toe shoes. Refunds will be provided only in the event the camp is canceled by Cumberland County Cooperative Extension.

Camp registration and payment fee is due by June 1, 2016. Space is limited so register early! Participants must have or submit a current 4-H enrollment form for registration. For registration information contact Jeanie Edwards, 4-H Administrative Support Specialist at 910.321.6864 or via email at jeanie_edwards@ncsu.edu. 4-H enrollment forms can be located on the Cumberland County Cooperative Extension website: http://cumberland.ces.ncsu.edu.

For other information concerning the Junior Master Gardener Summer Camp contact Jason Weathington at 910.321.6870 or via email at jason_weathington@ncsu.edu.

Jackson County Center Sewing Bee Camp Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 538 Scotts Creek Rd # 205, Sylva, NC 28779, United States
— 4 days away

by invitation only. for experienced sewers

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 4 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Stokes County Center 4-H Junk Drawer Robotics Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Rockingham County Cooperative Extension
— 4 days away
Clay County Center Discovery Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Community Services Building, Hayesville
— 4 days away

Rising 4-7 graders learn basic cooking skills creating items to encourage them to follow the My Plate nutrition information program.

Watauga County Center Teen Cooking Camp Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Agricultural Conference Center, Boone
— 4 days away

Open to 13-18 year olds
Learn practical skills you need to feed yourself and others and enjoy a delicious lunch each day! ! Recipes ready in 30 minutes or less featuring various ethnic styles, pizza making, fish cookery, sauce making, stir-frying, grilling, vegetarian ideas, interesting side dishes, knife skills, napkin folding, and much more. Wow your friends and their palates! Monday thru Friday, July 25th – 29th, 9:30-1:00.
Classes held at the Agricultural Conference Center, 252 Poplar Grove Rd.
Class size limited! Register in advance by completing form and paying $90 to Watauga County North Carolina Cooperative Extension (Make check to Watauga NCCES) at 971 West King St. 264-3061, Margie_mansure@ncsu.edu

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Fri Jul 29, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 4 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Fri Jul 29, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 4 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Davie County Center Peachtree Market open Fri Jul 29, 2016 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Wake Forest Baptist/Davie Medical Center parking lot, Hwy 801, Bermuda Run, NC
— 4 days away

Locally grown fruits, vegetables and value-added products as well as baked goods, fresh NC coastal seafood and handmade crafts from the farm. Market is open from 3:30 PM-7:00 PM.

Montgomery County Center Worksite Walkers Kickoff Fri Jul 29, 2016 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 102 E Spring St, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— 4 days away

Want to add more physical activity to your work day? Here is your chance! The walk is approximately 1 mile beginning right outside the Montgomery County Administration Building. Contact Hayley Napier at 910-576-6011 for more info!

North Carolina 4-H State 4-H Council Planning Meeting Sat Jul 30- Mon Aug 1, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Raleigh, NC, USA
— 4 days away

Contact Person: Sarah Kotzian
Phone: 919-515-8480
Email: Sarah_Kotzian@ncsu.edu
State Registration Deadline: July 1

Lincoln County Center Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton Sat Jul 30, 2016 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 225 W Water St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 4 days away

The Downtown Lincolnton farmers market is open every Tuesday and Saturday morning from 7am to noon. We accept SNAP and debit card payments. Check our website www.lincolncountyfarmersmarket.com or our Facebook page Lincoln County Farmers Market for more information.

Vance County Center Vance County Regional Farmers Market Open Sat Jul 30, 2016 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
— 4 days away

Market will now be open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7:30 a.m-1:00 p.m. until late fall.

Cabarrus County Center Piedmont Farmers' Market Open Sat Jul 30, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Piedmont Farmers Market Inc., 518 Winecoff School Rd, Concord, NC 28027, United States
— 4 days away

North Carolina and locally grown/produced fruit, vegetables, eggs, meat, plants, crafts, bread, seafood, flowers, etc. Email Market Manager LIsa Wacheldorf at 41120@twc.com, call her at 704-425-5559 or visit www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com

Lenoir County Center Farmer's Market Open Sat Jul 30, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 4 days away

The Lenoir County Farmer's Market is open every Tuesday and Saturday from 8:00am to 2:00pm. Call the Market Manager, Pat Jenkins, at 252-560-1617 for more information about availability of products and produce and/or if interested in being a vendor.

Cabarrus County Center 4-H: Visit Rimer Club Sat Jul 30, 2016 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Home of Alisa Wickliff, 6835 Cress Road, Concord, NC 28025
— 4 days away

Call Leader for which Saturdays club will meet each month. This community club is involved in a variety of interests and has hosted a booth at the Master Gardener Spring Herb and Plant Festival for the past 9 years to educate people on the tastiness of herbs in recipes. Youth ages 5-18 are allowed to join and participate in fun activities, projects and events. Contact Alisa Wickliff at 704-436-9807 or abwickli@email.uncc.edu

Hoke County Center Hoke County Youth LIvestock Showmanship Clinic Sat Jul 30, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 331 Tee Jay Farm Rd, Aberdeen, NC 28315, USA
— 5 days away

This clinic will have meat goats and beef heifers. If you have your own animal you may bring it. Please make it known when you RSVP if you will be bringing your own animal. There will be experienced showmen to help clinic participants improve their skills for the show ring. Showmen will break-up into groups in the morning and work with their species of choice. Depending on time, participants will have the opportunity to work with both species.
Please RSVP to Liz Lahti by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27 by calling (910)875-3461 or emailing liz_lahti@ncsu.edu.

Horticulture Drawing in Nature IV: Botanical Illustrations in Colored Pencil and Watercolor Sat Jul 30, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Nature IV: Botanical Illustrations in Colored Pencil and Watercolor
— 5 days away

Drawing in Nature IV introduces participants to basic techniques of combining watercolor paints with colored pencils to produce rich botanical illustrations. Designed for enthusiasts with little to no artistic training, this multimedia course provides the foundational observation and sketching techniques of previous Drawing in Nature classes with new approaches to creating vibrant color and stunning detail! Classes may be held indoors or outdoors depending on weather.

Cost: $120.00 for members, $150.00 for nonmembers.

Register: https://commerce.cashnet.com/NCSUJCRA?itemcode=JCRA-1300

Cancellation: Program cancellations can be made up to two weeks before the program's start date. A 15% cancellation fee applies.

Details: https://jcra.ncsu.edu/events/details.php?ID=1300

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Person County Center Cancer Symposium Sat Jul 30, 2016 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Clement Missionary Baptist Church 8480 Burlington Rd, Hurdle Mills, NC 27541, United States
— 5 days away
Halifax County Center Halifax Fun Horse Show Sat Jul 30, 2016 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Halifax County 4-H Horse and Livestock Complex
— 5 days away

Contact Jennifer Norton (252) 532-1210 or Michele Neal (252) 326-7586 for more information.

Alleghany County Center 4-H Summer Fun 4-H Camp Sun Jul 31- Sat Aug 6, 2016 (All Day Event) — 5 days away
Cabarrus County Center 4-H Residential Camp at BJP Sun Jul 31- Sat Aug 6, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center, 804 Cedar Ln, Reidsville, NC 27320, United States
— 5 days away

Six day, five night residential camp for youth ages 8-14. All youth welcome! Completely all inclusive for $420 including travel to and from the Cabarrus County Extension Office. ACA accredited camp and fully trained staff. Activities include horse back riding, archer, swimming, canoeing, and all of those great traditional camp experiences. Contact Tracy_LeCompte@ncsu.edu for more information!

Cleveland County Center Millstone Shooting Sports Camp Sun Jul 31- Wed Aug 3, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ellerbe, NC 28338, USA
— 5 days away
Rockingham County Center Poultry Science Summer Institute Sun Jul 31- Fri Aug 5, 2016 (All Day Event) — 5 days away
Rockingham County Center Camping at Betsy Jeff Penn 4-H Camp Sun Jul 31- Sat Aug 6, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center, 804 Cedar Ln, Reidsville, NC 27320, United States
— 5 days away
Rowan County Center 4-H Camp Sun Jul 31- Sat Aug 6, 2016 (All Day Event) — 5 days away
Forsyth County Center 4-H Poultry Science Summer Institute Sun Jul 31, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -Thu Aug 4, 2016 @ 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NCSU, Raleigh, NC, United Statesf
— 5 days away

Deadline for registration, Before March 21, 2016.
April Bowman
(336) 703-2580
awbowman@ncsu.edu

https://poultry4hyouth.ces.ncsu.edu/poultry-science-summer-institute/

Moore County Center Teen Retreat Sun Jul 31, 2016 @ 12:00 PM -Wed Aug 3, 2016 @ 8:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Washington, DC, USA
— 6 days away

Ages: 14-18
Fee: $180
Participant Limit: 4
Deadline to Register: Monday, July 11, 2016

Moore County teens will join area county teens on a specialized retreat to Washington DC. Participants will get to visit many aspects of what makes Washington DC so great! Some of the scheduled activities include visiting the National 4-H Center, National Museums and Monuments and a trip to Six Flags over America. The registration fee includes lodging, transportation, most meals, and some admission passes.

Horticulture Arboretum Guided Tour Sun Jul 31, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Bobby G. Wilder Visitor Center, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
— 6 days away

Guided tours are available to the public free of charge every Sunday at 2:00 pm from March–October. Join one of the JCRA's volunteer tour docents and learn about the Arboretum's plants, people, history, future, and mission in a one-hour guided walk through the JCRA's collections and gardens.

Details: https://jcra.ncsu.edu/events/details.php?ID=1285

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Cabarrus County Center Join ECA Clubs with Passion for Learning & Sharing Mon Aug 1, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Clubs vary locations, meeting times and locations. Call Pam Outen, Extension Agent at 704/920-3310
— 6 days away

Interesting Educational Programs Planned by ECA!
The mission of North Carolina Extension Community Association (ECA) is to strengthen families through education, leadership development, and community services. Interested adults may visit a club that suits their schedule and enjoy interesting programs on various time relevant topics such as: What Bugs You; Slow Cooker Soups, Stews and More; the Buzz about Bees; Aroma Therapy; You Can have Your Cake and Eat It Too-How to Alter Desserts to Cut Calories; and Christmas In Holland. For a list of club schedules and meeting times, call Pam Outen, Extension Agent at 704/920-3322 or email pcouten@ncsu.edu .

Caldwell County Center Girls in the Woods Mon Aug 1- Thu Aug 4, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Camp will begin and conclude at the Cooperative Extension Center
— 6 days away

Calling all girls, this is our adventure! Beautiful hikes, bouldering, creek play, salamanders, nature crafts/t-shirt design, camp fires, and two nights in the bunkhouse at Grayson Highlands State Park (GHSP) Mouth of Wilson, Va. Campers should pack a lunch for our first hike picnic on the trail. All other food and snacks will be provided. Sleeping bags are required and a packing list will be shared with all who register. Comfortable, closed toe, lacing shoes are necessary. Parents will transport to and from the Cooperative Extension office.

Leaders: 4-H Agent, Darlene Berry, 4-H volunteer Jen Chimento and the Education Rangers at GHSP.

Ages- 9-13
Limit- 9

Catawba County Center 4-H Livestock Club Mon Aug 1, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Devine Farms, 2675 St James Church Rd, Newton, NC 28658, United States
— 6 days away

For youth ages 5 and older. Focus on agriculture, farm animals, and raising/showing livestock.

Cleveland County Center Clevelandcountykitchen.org Mon Aug 1, 2016 — 6 days away

Go to Clevelandcountykitchen.org for more information!

Gates County Center 4-H Summer Jams - Harvest for Market Mon Aug 1- Sat Aug 6, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Gates County Community Center, 130 US-158, Gatesville, NC 27938, USA
— 6 days away
Iredell County Center 4-H: Allison's Woods Sci Camp #3 Mon Aug 1- Sat Aug 6, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Iredell County Cooperative Extension, 444 Bristol Dr, Statesville, NC 28677, United States
— 6 days away
Montgomery County Center Keep Calm and Be Empowered Mon Aug 1, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 203 W Main St, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— 6 days away

Young girls today face a huge range of complex self-esteem issues, many of which will become apparent during their school years. This workshop is designed to help young people build body confidence, learn to develop positive "I" statements, and begin to develop empowerment as young girl's in today's critical world. Open to young girls ages 9 - 18. Please call the 4-H office for more information at (910) 57-6011.

Onslow County Center ZUMBA FITNESS CLASS Mon Aug 1, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 6 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. FEE: $5.00/4 classes. For additional information contact Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Tyrrell County Center Hook, Line, and Sinker Mon Aug 1- Wed Aug 3, 2016 (All Day Event) — 6 days away
Cleveland County Center Mini Society Mon Aug 1, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -Fri Aug 5, 2016 @ 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Citizens Resource Center, Dallas, NC 28034
— 6 days away
Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp Mon Aug 1, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -Thu Aug 4, 2016 @ 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Laurel Hill Recreation Center, 14940 Church St, Laurel Hill, NC 28351, United States
— 6 days away

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+
Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE

Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided
June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30;
July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28;
Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register one week at a time

Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp 2016 Mon Aug 1, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — 6 days away

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+ Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE
Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30; July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28; Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register weekly

Moore County Center Government Leadership Academy Mon Aug 1, 2016 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Moore County, NC, USA
— 6 days away

FEE: Free
AGE: 14-21 (as of January 1, 2016)
LIMIT: 10
EVENT DATE: August 1-5 &10-11
EVENT TIME: Varies (usually 8:30am-4:30pm)
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2016

Moore County Government Leadership Academy is a program that places High School and College students in internships throughout county government. The program gives participants a unique learning experience by allowing them to participate in on-the-job training with Moore County Government agencies. Through participation, youth will gain leadership skills while also understanding the affects and impacts our government and citizens have within our community.

Robeson County Center 4-H Summer Fun - Biotech Mon Aug 1, 2016 @ 8:30 AM -Fri Aug 5, 2016 @ 5:00 PM — 6 days away

Ages 9 - 13
Cost: $75

This Science Day Camp introduces youth to science and technology activities. This multi-county camp will include marine biology, solar energy, hands-on adventures, and much more. The cost includes transportation, admission costs, snacks, drinks, lunches, and supplies. Limit 10 Youth

Slots may fill up fast. Come by the Cooperative Extension Center located in the O. P. Owens Agriculture Center, 455 Caton Road, Lumberton, to register and pay your fee (checks or money orders ONLY).

For more information, please contact Shea Ann DeJarnette, Extension 4-H Youth Development Agent, at 910-671-3276.

Burke County Center Summer Fun - Cooks in the Kitchen Mon Aug 1, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 7 days away

August 1, 2, & 4
Youth will learn basic kitchen safety, skills, food preparation, meal planning, table setting, serving food handling, and much more. Youth will return on Friday, August 5th at 5 pm to show off the skills they have learned.
Ages 9 & up
Cost $35

Columbus County Center 4-H Cloverbud Day Camp Ages 5-8 Free Mon Aug 1, 2016 @ 9:00 AM -Wed Aug 3, 2016 @ 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension NC Cooperative Extension, Columbus County Center, 45 Government Complex Rd. #A, Whiteville, NC 28472
— 7 days away

Children, ages 5-8, will enjoy age appropriate crafts, games,
movies, story time, fun exercises and snacks each day, from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. each day.

For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Nakoma Simmons at 910.640.6607, no later than five business days before the event.

Contact: Nakoma Simmons, Agent, 4-H Youth Development
Phone Number: 910-640-6607

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Mon Aug 1, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 7 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Stokes County Center Bread Making Class Mon Aug 1, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Cooperative Extension, 700 N Main St, Danbury, NC 27016, United States
— 7 days away
Vance County Center Week 7, 4-H Summer Fun: "4-H Celebrates" Mon Aug 1, 2016 @ 9:00 AM -Thu Aug 4, 2016 @ 1:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Vance County Cooperative Extension, 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536
— 7 days away

Sew on Monday, make bead crafts on Tuesday, all summer participants practice and put on a show in the 4-H Showcase on Wednesday and bring your parents to a cook-out celebration on Thursday. Times vary this week. Ages 8-14. $10 for the week. Register at 305 Young Street, Henderson, NC 27536.

Durham County Center The Giving Closet Mon Aug 1, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Welcome Baby/Durham County Cooperative Extension, 721 Foster St., Durham NC 27701
— 7 days away

The Giving Closet provides free clothes for ages 0-5 and maternity clothes for Durham County families with children ages birth to 5 years old. Baby equipment may also be available. Families may attend four times during the program year.
http://www.welcomebaby.org

Contact: Deborah Waterman (919) 560-7150
dwaterman@dconc.gov

Gaston County Center ECA Knitting Class Mon Aug 1, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Center, 959 Osceola St., Gastonia, NC
— 7 days away

If you enjoy knitting or want to learn the art of knitting, then join ECA's knitting group. This group meets weekly and beginnners are always invited. Cost is $3.00 (every two classes) - register by contacting Pam Bryson at pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291.

McDowell County Center Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association Board Meeting Mon Aug 1, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Extension Conference Room. 60 East Court Street, Marion, NC 28752
— 7 days away
Mecklenburg County Center Going Local 4-H Trip: Metrolina Greenhouses Mon Aug 1, 2016 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM — 7 days away

Monday, August 1st, 2016
9:30am – 4pm
Metrolina Greenhouses
Going Local: MECKLENBURG COUNTY
Metrolina Greenhouses is a family-owned, wholesale plant and services company. They are the largest single-site heated greenhouse in the United States at 162 acres under roof! Youth will experience one of the most automated greenhouses in the United States. Participants will also learn more about their world renown sustainability efforts including heating and recaptured water for their greenhouses. Last but not least, youth will also view on site test gardens where potential new crops for market are grown and studied.
REGISTER HERE: https://apm.activecommunities.com/mecklenburgparks/Activity_Search/36146

Clay County Center Mountain Explorer 4-H Club Mon Aug 1, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM — 7 days away
Halifax County Center Operation Restart Summer Component Mon Aug 1, 2016 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Halifax, NC 27839, USA
— 7 days away

For questions please contact Michael Pittman at 252-583-5161

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Introducing New Foods/Shop for Value, Check the Facts Mon Aug 1, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 7 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Onslow County Center EFNEP: Feeding Your Baby/Shop for Value, Check the Facts/Healthy and Strong Mon Aug 1, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Onslow County WIC, 2455 Iwo Jima Boulevard, Tarawa Terrace, NC 28543, United States
— 7 days away

AUDIENCE: Military Families. No fee to attend. LOCATION: Tarawa Terrace WIC Office. For more information call Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Burke County Center Summer Fun - Teen Cuisine Mon Aug 1, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ammons Drive, Morganton, NC 28655, USA
— 7 days away

Find the inner chef in you. August 1, 2, & 4
Youth will learn basic kitchen safety, skills, food preparation, meal planning, table setting, serving food handling, and much more. Youth will return on Friday, August 5th at 5 pm to show off the skills they have learned.
Ages 13 & up
Cost $40

Swain County Center SHIIP Appointments Mon Aug 1, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM — 7 days away
Gaston County Center Matter of Balance Mon Aug 1, 2016 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 7 days away

This award-winning program (8 sessions) focuses on fall prevention and increasing physical activity. Designed to improve balance, flexibility and strength. Free, but pre-registration is required by contacting Pam Bryson @pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291 before July 25th.
Sponsored by Centralina Area Agency on Aging.

Gaston County Center Matter of Balance Mon Aug 1, 2016 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lucile Tatum Homemakers Center, 959 Osceola St, Gastonia, NC 28054, United States
— 7 days away

This award-winning program (8 sessions) focuses on fall prevention and increasing physical activity. Designed to improve balance, flexibility and strength. Free, but pre-registration is required by contacting Pam Bryson @pam.bryson@gastongov.com or 704.865.3291 before July 25th.
Sponsored by Centralina Area Agency on Aging.

Jackson County Center Sewing Bee Mon Aug 1, 2016 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Jackson County Cooperative Extension, 538 Scotts Creek Rd, Suite 205, Sylva, NC 28779
— 7 days away

Club for invited members with previous sewing experience

Montgomery County Center Creative Hands 4-H Club Meeting Mon Aug 1, 2016 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 203 W Main St, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— 7 days away

The Creative Hands 4-H Club meets the 1st Monday of every month at the 4-H office in Troy (203 West Main Street). Club leaders is Mrs. Shirley Harris. 4-H club meetings are open to all youth ages 5-18 but pre-registration through the 4-H office is required prior to participation. Please call 910-576-6011.

Onslow County Center ZUMBA FITNESS CLASS Mon Aug 1, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension US Cooperative Extension Services, 4024 Richlands Highway, Jacksonville, NC 28540, United States
— 7 days away

AUDIENCE: Open to the public. FEE: $5.00/4 classes. For additional information contact Daniela Lopez at 910-455-5873.

Bladen County Center Green Team 4-H Club Meeting Mon Aug 1, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Purdie Church, Tar Heel, NC 28392, United States
— 7 days away

Green Team 4-H Club Meeting - for more information contact Stacie Kinlaw at (910) 862-4591

Cabarrus County Center 4-H Clover 101 per TML Mon Aug 1, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 715 Cabarrus Ave W, Concord, NC 28027, USA
— 7 days away

Clover 101 is open to any community member, youth and adult who is interested in learning more about the Cabarrus County 4-H Program. Topics include 4-H History, Motto, opportunities, summer camps and competitions.

Alexander County Center Livestock Club Meeting Mon Aug 1, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 376 1st Avenue SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681
— 7 days away

This is the clubs monthly club meeting.

Hertford County Center 4-H Livestock Show and Sale Committee Meeting Mon Aug 1, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Murfree Center in Murfreesboro NC
— 7 days away

If you are interested in raising and showing livestock at the annual Hertford-Northampton 4-H Livestock Show and Sale please plan to join us! Any youth between the ages of 5-18 years old as of January 1, 2014 can sign up to be in 4-H and participate in this great project! If you have questions please feel free to call the Extension Office and we will be glad to help you out! We are looking for new participants so make plans to come out and join us or set up a meeting with an agent to learn more!

Rockingham County Center District 4-H Horse Council Meeting Mon Aug 1, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Golden Corral, 3108 Garden Rd, Burlington, NC 27215, USA
— 7 days away
Montgomery County Center Make a Difference Day Tue Aug 2, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 203 W Main St, Troy, NC 27371, USA
— 1 week away

Youth participating in Make a Difference Day will participate in a community service project and will visit a local nursing home where they will play games with the residents. For more information about 4-H, please call (910)576-6011.

Pitt County Center Firefighter Camp Tue Aug 2, 2016 Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Ag Center 403 Government Circle, Greenville 27834
— 1 week away

9:00am-4:00pm Age: 11-13 Cost: $10.00
Get ready for a filled with hands-on fun and educational activities to teach youth how to be safety ambassadors in their communities. They will learn fire skills, hands-on CPR, how to use a fire extinguisher, and what to do if a fire occurs at home. There will be tours of the Greenville Fire-Rescue station and youth will learn form some of the finest firefighters and paramedics in the community.

Special Instructions: Bring a bag lunch

Washington County Center 4-H Cloverbud Day Camp Tue Aug 2- Fri Aug 5, 2016 (All Day Event) Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 128 E Water St, Plymouth, NC 27962, USA
— 1 week away
Lincoln County Center Lincoln County Farmers Market in Downtown Lincolnton Tue Aug 2, 2016 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 225 W Water St, Lincolnton, NC 28092, USA
— 1 week away

The Downtown Lincolnton farmers market is open every Tuesday and Saturday morning from 7am to noon. We accept SNAP and debit card payments. Check our website www.lincolncountyfarmersmarket.com or our Facebook page Lincoln County Farmers Market for more information.

Lenoir County Center Farmer's Market Open Tue Aug 2, 2016 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Lenoir County Farmer's Market, 100 North Herritage Street, Kinston, NC 28501, United States
— 1 week away

The Lenoir County Farmer's Market is open every Tuesday and Saturday from 8:00am to 2:00pm. Call the Market Manager, Pat Jenkins, at 252-560-1617 for more information about availability of products and produce and/or if interested in being a vendor.

Rockingham County Center 4-H Magic of Electricity - 4-H Summer Adventures Tue Aug 2, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM — 1 week away
Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp Tue Aug 2, 2016 @ 8:00 AM -Fri Aug 5, 2016 @ 4:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Laurel Hill Recreation Center, 14940 Church St, Laurel Hill, NC 28351, United States
— 1 week away

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+
Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE

Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided
June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30;
July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28;
Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register one week at a time

Scotland County Center 4-H EFNEP Boot Camp 2016 Tue Aug 2, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM — 1 week away

4-H EFNEP Boot Camp+ Mon-Thur 8:00am-4pm Laurel Hill, NC ages 5-19 Cost: FREE
Participate in various physical fitness activities including taebo, fitness games, dancing 4-H activities and much more. Breakfast/Lunch/Snack provided June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30; July 5-7, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28; Aug. 1-4, 8-11
+must register weekly

McDowell County Center WBRM 1250 AM Radio Program Tue Aug 2, 2016 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Tune in to WBRM 1250 AM
— 1 week away

McDowell County Extension staff talk timely topics to Annette Bryant.

Moore County Center Government Leadership Academy Tue Aug 2, 2016 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension Moore County, NC, USA
— 1 week away

FEE: Free
AGE: 14-21 (as of January 1, 2016)
LIMIT: 10
EVENT DATE: August 1-5 &10-11
EVENT TIME: Varies (usually 8:30am-4:30pm)
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 31, 2016

Moore County Government Leadership Academy is a program that places High School and College students in internships throughout county government. The program gives participants a unique learning experience by allowing them to participate in on-the-job training with Moore County Government agencies. Through participation, youth will gain leadership skills while also understanding the affects and impacts our government and citizens have within our community.

Cleveland County Center Extension Master Gardener Class Tue Aug 2, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 130 S Post Rd, Shelby, NC 28152, USA
— 1 week away

If you would like to become an Extension Master Gardener, please call 704-482-4365.

Currituck County Center 4-H Happy Trails Horse Camp Tue Aug 2, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension CCRC 184 Milburn Sawyer Rd Powells Point NC 27966
— 1 week away

This 3 day camp is designed to teach kids ages 8-12 about horse care, safety, responsibility and riding styles, in a fun and energetic environment. Both experienced and non- experienced horse lovers will learn the basics of equine science and horsemanship. Pre-registration is required, for more information please contact Tom Harrell at 232-2262.

McDowell County Center McDowell 4-H Shooting Sports (Summer Discovery) Tue Aug 2, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
NC Cooperative Extension 60 E Court St, Marion, NC 28752, USA
— 1 week away

McDowell 4-H Shooting Sports (Rifle)

August 2, 2016 9:00 am – 12 noon
Ages: 9-18 Cost: $5.00
Class limit: 10
Location:
This workshop is designed to teach youth to properly shoot a .22 rifle, from a bench rest, and the four most common shooting positions. All equipment will be provided. This is a beginner class. The workshop will be taught at Carolina West Shooting Club in Nebo.

What to bring: Participants are required to wear closed toe shoes.

Call 652-8104 to sign up