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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.

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Empowering Youth and Families Program

Communication Education for Family Register Here Through Eventbrite Today! This program will resume in October and is designed to help family members …

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4-H Holiday Wreath Fundraiser

All proceeds to benefit Nash County 4-H Youth Development Program Pre-order Now! Fresh-Cut Wreaths Order …

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Poultry Show and Sale - October 9th

Saturday, October 9th at 1:00 p.m. LOCATION: Nash County Ag Center l 1006 Eastern Ave in Nashville Registration Due March 19th POULTRY …

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Let's Celebrate National 4-H Week

Join Us In Celebrating National 4-H Week October 3–October 9 Here is what Nash County 4-H has on tap!!! Tag your pictures with …

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Wasps at Porch Lights

In recent weeks we’ve been getting a lot of messages regarding large wasps coming to porch lights. In all …

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High-Speed Internet Options

Nash County and CloudWyze are bringing you high-speed internet options! Call (252) 220-5589 or check out the CloudWyze website for …

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