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.
Two delegates from Rowan County attended the North Carolina 4-H State Council Conference in Raleigh, North Carolina on September 6-7, 2014. The delegation joined more than 280 youth and adults representing 63 counties. MORE »
The Rowan County Fair is right around the corner. With the fair, comes the 4-H Junior Dog Show. For those youth competitors who are interested in participating, Lynn Meeks of the Salisbury Kennel MORE »
Micah Furr, 4-H member from Rowan County, attended the fifth annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Youth Summit, which was held in Asheville, North Carolina August 15-16, 2014. North Carolina 4-H MORE »
A delegation from Rowan County attended the 67th annual 4-H Electric Congress held July 14-16 at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC. Two hundred 4‑H’ers, adult leaders, and N.C. Cooperative Extension staff from MORE »
NC Cooperative Extension celebrated 100 years of Cooperative Extension on May 19th at the Expo Center of the NC State Fairgrounds. More than 1,000 people attended for dinner and a program celebrating Extension’s MORE »– from NC Cooperative Extension Centennial
4-H Lamb Project Rowan County Cooperative Extension is providing an opportunity for youth interested in completing a 4-H lamb project. This project is open to youth ages 5-18 as of January 1. Youth MORE »
NC Cooperative Extension and Cooperative Extension nationwide is celebrating 100 years of helping people. In this recent video, the Randolph County Center of NC Cooperative Extension and citizens of Randolph County reflect on MORE »– from NC Cooperative Extension Centennial