4-H and Youth Programs

Cooperative Extension

4-H Presentation Competition Teaches Public Speaking

By Erin McSpadden / May 26, 2016

Skills demonstrated by effective public speakers are also skills that contribute to a successful job interview, and comfort with speaking to a group of people is helpful in most professions. Because of this, 4-H members are encouraged to give a presentation each year in order to practice public speaking skills.

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4-H Dairy Poster Contest

By April Bowman / May 25, 2016

"Get More with Milk!" In celebration of June Dairy Month, posters are now being accepted for the 4-H Dairy Poster Contest sponsored by the Southeast United Dairy Industry Association (SUDIA). The deadline for submissions for 2016 will be July 29.


Forsyth County

4-H Chef and the Child

By April Bowman / May 25, 2016

Forsyth 4-H, the youth development program of NC Cooperative Extension is offering a free cooking workshop for youth ages 8-12.

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Announcing the Winners of Forsyth County’s 4-H Talent Show

By April Bowman / April 29, 2016

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Forsyth County 4-H Talent Show!


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NC 4-H Horsemanship Camp

By April Bowman / January 6, 2016

NC 4-H Horsemanship Camp will be June 12-17, 2016 at Millstone 4-H Center in Ellerbe, NC for youth ages 9-19. Youth must bring their horse with them to camp. You do NOT have to be currently enrolled in 4-H to attend.