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NC 4-H Virtual Summer Camp


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The Science House Express

The Science House is offering some great STEM activities at home. Since The Science House was founded in 1991, …

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SNAP Online Pilot Program for NC

Some great news for NC! However, please be advised that only Walmart and Amazon are authorized retailers for the SNAP …

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Request for PPE to USDA

USDA Collecting Information on Personal Protective Equipment Needs of our Farming Community The USDA is collecting information on growers ability …

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Small Business Assistance Including Farms

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loans The program would provide cash-flow assistance through 100 percent federally guaranteed loans to employers who …

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Corona Virus Got You Teaching at Home?

College of Education Faculty, Instructors Offer Resources to Help Parents Teaching At Home During Coronavirus (COVID-19) School Closures As schools, …

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Coronavirus Information Line Available

Cherokee County Health Department in conjunction with Clay County Health Department, Graham Country Health Department and Erlanger Western Carolina Hospital …

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Coffee and Conversation

Join us at the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Cherokee County office from 8–9 a.m. on the first Wednesday of every month …

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Backyard Poultry Symposium

Backyard poultry flocks have gained tremendous popularity in recent years. Many folks have come to enjoy fresh eggs each …

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Tree Identification

We are offering a workshop on how to identify native trees on May 5, 2020, starting at 9 a.m. …

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Vegetable Gardening Class Series

Want to learn how to grow your own fresh vegetables? With rising food prices and more vegetables being shipped …

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Master Gardener Volunteer Training

Are you interested in learning more about horticulture? Do you enjoy networking with others who share your interest in …

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