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Empowering Youth and Families Program

Recruitment is Now Open Register Here Through Eventbrite Today! Empowering Youth and Families is a special interest group called “Powerful Communities” …

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Join a Nash County 4-H Club

4-H is one of the largest youth organization in the United States with more than 7 million participants from age …

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2022 NC Homemade Save the Date!

Registration information will be available in early January. Do you want to earn some extra money by preparing food in …

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Lights of Winter Wonderland

Presented by Nash County Recreation and Senior Services January 27 through 30, 2022 6:30 through 9:30 p.m. Here’s a Winter Treat for …

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Farmers Market - Open Saturdays

1006 Peachtree Street in Rocky Mount Pick up unique, handmade and homemade holiday gifts for everyone on your list. Plus . …

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Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly

Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly This Summer NCDA&CS – Plant Industry Division has received numerous reports of potential Spotted …

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Homemade Holiday Video Series

The holidays are my favorite time of year no doubt but not everyone feels the same way. What many …

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