Through 4-H, hundreds of thousands of North Carolina’s young people learn new skills and serve their communities each year. 4-H offers clubs, special interest programs, summer camps, school enrichment and after-school child care. Guided by North Carolina Cooperative Extension educators and adult and teen volunteers, 4-H’ers gain knowledge, skills and experience that help them become responsible citizens and leaders.
On May 14th at Lenoir Community College 20 Johnston County 4-H’ers competed at District Presentations. Two youth presented in 4-H Entertains, which is a talent showcase. Two more participated in the non-competitive 7-8 MORE »
REGISTRATION CLOSED for 2016 Please check back again next April for the 2017 Summer Fun Listing 4-H Summer Fun Offers a variety of opportunities for youth that are educational, fun, and affordable. Registration MORE »
Record Books and some supporting materials for youth in the Show & Sale can be downloaded below. Other materials are available at the Extension Office. Market Steer Project Guide 2016 Steer Record Book MORE »
As part of a Countywide 4-H Community Service Initiative, Johnston County 4-H Clubs, Johnston County FFA Chapters and the Johnston County Farm City Week Committee are collecting items to support the Backpack Buddies MORE »
Johnston County 4-H Member Attends 2015 Citizenship North Carolina Focus Johnston County 4-H’er, Nicole Worth of Selma attended 4-H Citizenship North Carolina Focus, which was held in Raleigh, North Carolina June 15-17. The MORE »
Register for National Children & Youth Garden Symposium TODAY! Online registration for this year’s National Children & Youth Garden Symposium (NCYGS) is ending soon. Register by Wednesday, June 17 to assure your spot!Space MORE »– from Gardening
Get all the dirt on edible community, school and child care gardens, urban ag and growing greener, friendlier communities! Registration is open! How do you start a community garden—at church, at work, in your MORE »– from Gardening