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Saving Milk

One of my favorite childhood movies was Heidi. There are many versions but I’ve only seen the one made …

4-H Virtual Craft Fair

NC 4-H Virtual Craft Fair

Purpose Opportunity to share and demonstrate crafts you have been working on for your county fair or NC State Fair …

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4-H Hay Bale Decorating Fun

Purpose: Fun Family Time Promoting 4-H Who can Participate: Open to all 4-H’ers and their Families Categories of Competitions Due to the COVID-19 and …

Hands of unrecognizable senior couple with their grandaughter planting a seedling on the allotment. Man, woman and a small girl gardening.

The Grow Box

A program of Garden fun for your family delivered to your door from North Carolina 4-H and the JC …

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Be Kind to Your Mind

The pandemic has changed most everything and has brought new experiences that might leave you feeling frustrated, isolated or …

Extension's role in the 1918 pandemic

County Extension is Here to Help

According to the 1918 home demonstration annual report, the agents and volunteers addressed the pandemic in 55 counties. A …

Choptastic Video Cooking Challenge

Choptastic Video Cooking Challenge

Presented by: N.C. Cooperative Extension of Swain County Do you enjoy cooking and trying new recipes? How about exploring different foods …

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The publication addresses the dangers of carbon monoxide and provides ways to protect families from …

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El monóxido de carbono es un gas invisible, inodoro, y sin color. A pesar que …

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This publication offers tips on dealing with stress.

Expressing Feelings

Expressing feelings can lead to improved interpersonal relationships.

Toilet Learning

This publication describes how to recognize a child's readiness for toilet learning and how parents …

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Myths and Facts About the National Flood Insurance Program

This publication clears up misconceptions about federal flood insurance and the National Flood Insurance Program.