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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina. Hundreds of thousands of young people learn the skills to succeed through 4-H educational programs and camps. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University conduct 4-H programs where youth learn by doing.

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Join Brunswick County 4-H!

4-H is a youth development program that allows youth have the opportunity to learn by doing. Youth participate in …

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Using All 4-H'S for Better Health

Teens in Leadership Training (TiLT) 4-H youth volunteers; Autumn Apple, Sydney Blair, Peyton Curtis, Summer Kelly, Bobbi Jane Lawrence, …

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#TRY4-Health

Teens in Leadership Training (TiLT) 4-H youth volunteers in Brunswick County werechosen as one of the eight counties in …

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Camp Brunswick 4-H

July 10‐August 18, 2017. 8:30 am ‐ 5:30 pm CLICK HERE to register for CAMP!! This year Brunswick County Parks and Recreation, …

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What Is Aire?

Application, Interview, Resume & Essay (AIRE) WHAT IS AIRE? AIRE (Application, Resume, Interview and Essay) is a workforce development and college …

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2017 Brunswick County Health Fair

Join us at the Brunswick County Health Fair at the Brunswick County Government Complex, Saturday, June 17th! WATER FUN RUN Registration …

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Swine Showmanship

This publication offers information on youth showmanship of swine.

Diagram of swine body parts.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (7-8 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 7-8.

Diagram of swine body parts.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (5-6 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 5-6.