NC State Extension

Henderson County 4-H Upcoming Events

It’s time to start working on a 4-H project record for 2018!
For forms, visit this website:
Project records are due January 2, 2019 to the N.C. Cooperative
Extension, Henderson County Center. Contact
if you have any questions. Here is the link for project record forms for

Book Collection

The Dana Wildcats 4-H Club is collecting gently used children’s books for the Little Free Library that they will place at the Dana Community Park. The purpose of the library is “take a book, leave a book,”  but the 4-H club plans to have extra books to keep the library stocked. They will also label the books and make bookmarks. Please deliver books to Dana Elementary School, 690 Ridge Rd, Hendersonville, NC, and note that they are for the Dana Wildcats 4-H Club.

Sewing Mentors Needed!

Do you sew or quilt? 4-H needs individual Sewing Mentors for kids in classes that will happen in March, May, July, September and November 2018. For more information, call 697-4891 or email


Hope Academy Special Olympics

Volunteers needed to help with the Hope Academy Special Olympics Thurs., June 21, 9:30 – 12:30
705 Rutledge Ave., Hendersonville, NC 28792 329-9978
Wear your 4-H t-shirt. We are invited to stay for lunch at 12. Bring a water bottle. Wear sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, close-toed shoes.
RSVP to by June 7 to get a Hope Academy Special Olympics t-shirt. Click here to learn more about Hope Academy:


West District 4-H Activity Day

Saturday, June 23, Madison County


4-H Summer Camp Week at Betsy Jeff Penn

July 8 – 13

Contact for more information.


4-H Night at the Asheville Tourists

Monday, July 9, 7:05, McCormick Field
Vs. the Greenville Drive
Tickets:  $5
Kids 12 and under eat free.
4-H Club name announced and displayed on the videoboard.
4-H groups sit together
Reserve your tickets by calling Samantha Cook at 828-258-0428, ext. 202 by June 29.


State 4-H Presentation Competition

Saturday, July 21, NC State Campus in Raleigh

NC 4-H Congress in Raleigh

July 21 – 24

4-H Volunteer Conference of Southern States

September 27 – 30, Rock Eagle 4-H Center, Eatonton, Geogia

Fee:  $325 Includes meals, lodging, and supplies


Farm City Day

Saturday, October 6, 10:00 – 4:00
Sign up to help your 4-H club or the Henderson County 4-H Program!


4-H Officer Training

Tuesday, October 23


Recycle Christmas Lights

LIT 4-H Club is recycling Christmas lights. Drop them by
the Extension office 8:30 – 5:00 Mon. – Fri.

Do you love fabric?

Occasionally we get donations of fabric and craft materials. Contact or
call 697-4891to be added to the “Fabric Alert” list.


Did you know? Henderson County 4-H is dependent on donations and fundraisers for awards and programs for youth. Click here to learn how to support 4-H :

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Photo of Denise Sherrill, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDenise SherrillExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development (828) 697-4891 (Office) denise_sherrill@ncsu.eduHenderson County, North Carolina
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