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Homegrown and Homemade Contest

Did you create, bake, grow, or preserve something awesome during quarantine? Show it off at our virtual Homegrown and …

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Into the Wild Series!

Nature awaits! Come along with 4-H Program Assistant, Marcia Berry, as she shares activities and benefits of enjoying the …

Walking for Fitness

Join Olivia to learn how to stay active and fit. Learn about walking for …

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Bertie County Storm Relief

As we all know Bertie County has experienced great loss and damage because of tornadoes that developed from Hurricane …

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Hope4NC Helpline

Camden County 4-H cares about the well-being of everyone in the community. Families are managing a lot of stress …

Hurricane Preparedness

With Tropical Storm Isaias tracking towards the Carolina’s, please review the hurricane preparedness information provided by NC State Extension. Stay …

Wheat From Farm to Fork

Of the major crops grown annually in Camden County, wheat is the only crop we plant in one calendar …

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Backyard Chickens for Beginners Series

The N.C. Cooperative Extension, Camden, Currituck, and Perquimans County Centers will be teaching a two-part webinar series on raising …

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Virtual Vacations!

This week we are taking you on some more virtual vacations. We are traveling to the Ouwehand Zoo’s tundra …

Desk Yoga With Olivia

Do you need something to ease you back into working in an office? Try this desk yoga sequence anytime …

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2020 Virtual Home Canning Series

N.C. Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center is holding a series of FREE virtual home canning classes from Noon–1 p.m. …

New Places to "Visit"

We want to keep you seeing new places! Come join us this week with trips to East Carolina University, …

Learn to Make Freezer Jam

It’s almost time to have fresh produce readily available, so let’s learn how to make freezer …

Pizza Challenge!

How creative can you be making a pizza with items found in your kitchen? Let’s find out. Take part …

Let's Get Active at Home!

During this difficult time all our regular gyms and parks are closed, and it can be hard to stay …

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