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2019 Johnston County Bee School

Did you know honeybees are social? Nectar from 2 million flowers equals 1 pound of honey? They can travel …

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Register Now for Aug. 1 Firescaping Workshop

Preparing for Wildfires with Fire-Resistant Landscaping August 1, 2018, 1:00-5:00 p.m. North Carolina Zoo Educational Building 4401 Zoo Pkwy Asheboro, NC 27205 Cost: $10 Register online North …

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ASPIRE - Summer ACT Prep Course

Who – All Rural High School Rising Sophomores and Juniors What – A.S.P.I.R.E. 2 HIGHER EDUCATION: ACT SUPPLEMENTAL PREPARATION IN RURAL …

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County Photography Winners Announced

Congratulations to our Johnston County 4-H Photography Contest Winners. Cloverbud Junior Senior State 4-H Photography Contest entries are due by May 25th, please …

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State 4-H Congress

July 21st – 24th Location: NC State University & Jane S. McKimmon Center, Raleigh Teens from all over North Carolina will be …

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What's That Yam Thing Contest

WHAT IS THAT YAM THING? Entries for the annual “What is That Yam Thing?” Contest, which can be made to …

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Citizenship NC Focus Applications Due

Do you like Citizenship, Government, and Public Relations? Then this opportunity may be for you. Registrations must be received by Friday, …

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Wild Game: From Field to Table

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Urban Wildlife: Our Animal Neighbors

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to observe urban wildlife, record information …

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Monitoring Macroinvertebrates

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to collect and identify stream insects …