Skip to main content

Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina, educating hundreds of thousands of young people each year. Extension’s 4-H program is growing the next generation of leaders and equipping youth with the skills to succeed.

en Español

El inglés es el idioma de control de esta página. En la medida en que haya algún conflicto entre la traducción al inglés y la traducción, el inglés prevalece.

Al hacer clic en el enlace de traducción se activa un servicio de traducción gratuito para convertir la página al español. Al igual que con cualquier traducción por Internet, la conversión no es sensible al contexto y puede que no traduzca el texto en su significado original. NC State Extension no garantiza la exactitud del texto traducido. Por favor, tenga en cuenta que algunas aplicaciones y/o servicios pueden no funcionar como se espera cuando se traducen.

English is the controlling language of this page. To the extent there is any conflict between the English text and the translation, English controls.

Clicking on the translation link activates a free translation service to convert the page to Spanish. As with any Internet translation, the conversion is not context-sensitive and may not translate the text to its original meaning. NC State Extension does not guarantee the accuracy of the translated text. Please note that some applications and/or services may not function as expected when translated.

Collapse ▲
Cover photo for 4-H Online Re-Enrollment

4-H Online Re-Enrollment

It is that time of year again to re-enroll in the 4-H Online system. This keeps all 4-H youth …

Cover photo for Holiday 4-H Youth Explore

Holiday 4-H Youth Explore

Come spend some time with Camden 4-H while we create a holiday engineering project by building graham crackers houses. …

Cover photo for Camden 4-H Summer Fun!!!

Camden 4-H Summer Fun!!!

We are very excited to be able to offer in-person summer programming this summer!!! There is a lot to …

Cover photo for May 4-H Youth Explore

May 4-H Youth Explore

Youth ages 8-15 are invited to attend our May 4-H Youth Explore! During this event, you will test your …

Cover photo for Treasure Point Outdoor Theater

Treasure Point Outdoor Theater

Come enjoy a movie on the lawn at Treasure Point 4-H Camp (123 Treasure Point Road, Camden)! On Friday, …

2020 Report to the People

In 2020, COVID-19 presented many hurdles and changes to daily life, but something that did not change was the service …

Cover photo for NC 4-H Photography Contest

NC 4-H Photography Contest

Dr. Kim Ingold developed her love of photography as a Stanly County 4-H member. Throughout her 4-H career, Kim …

Cover photo for April 4-H Newsletter

April 4-H Newsletter

There’s A LOT going on in Camden County 4-H that you will not want to miss. Download our most …

Cover photo for NCSU Livestock Science Camp

NCSU Livestock Science Camp

NC State University will be hosting the Hybrid Livestock Science Camp from June 28–July 1, 2021. Youth ages 15-18 …

Cover photo for Camden 4-H Carpool Cinema

Camden 4-H Carpool Cinema

Come enjoy a family movie night from the comfort of your own car at our Camden 4-H Carpool Cinema! …

Cover photo for March 4-H Youth Explore

March 4-H Youth Explore

Youth ages 5-15 are invited to have fun at Camden County 4-H Youth Explore. We will be completing St. …

February 2021 4-H Newsletter

We have a new edition of the Camden County 4-H Newsletter available to download. Be sure to check out …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Searching for ripe tomatoes.

Snacking and Cooking with Warm-Season Produce from Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

Stirring kale and dressing for a winter salad.

Snacking and Cooking With Cool-Season Produce From Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

Raised beds with a crop of kale (left) and mustard greens (rt).

Growing Cool-Season Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, cool-season vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. This is …

Raised beds with a mix of warm-season fruits and vegetables.

Growing Warm-Season Fruits and Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, warm-season fruits and vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. …

Harvesting beans from a vine-covered teepee.

Creating Childcare Center Production Gardens

This publication focuses on developing fruit and vegetable production gardens in the Outdoor Learning Environment …

Photo: Little fingers loosening roots before planting.

Growing and Cooking Fruits and Vegetables at Childcare Centers

This factsheet summarizes the benefits of fruit and vegetable gardening with children. It includes age-appropriate …

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.

Swine Showmanship

This publication offers information on youth showmanship of swine.