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Cooperative Extension 4-H Summer Fun Activities

Jun 04, 2019

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Development program is holding the Summer Fun program for ages 5 – 19 in June, July and August. Registration can only be made online by going to cumberland.ces.ncsu.edu.

 

Below are just a few of the upcoming events:

 

Finger Looming Fun June 20, from 10 a.m. until noon for ages 8 to 13. Children will learn finger knitting and how to work with easy-loop yarn by making a colorful scarf. Closed-toe shoes are required. The cost is $10 and registration is due by June 13.

 

Aloha Zoo and Ostrich Farm – June 25, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for children ages 8 and up. Participants will have the opportunity to see over 450 animals at the educational zoo and farm in Robbins, N.C. Closed-toe shoes are required. Bring bag lunch. The cost is $30 per child and registration is due by June 18.

 

Dairy Day – June 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for Cloverbuds (ages 5 – 7). Youth will learn about dairy, how milk is processed and how it is used in our food. Closed-toe shoes are required. Bring bag lunch. The cost is $15 per child and registration is due by June 19.

 

Ambassador Training – June 28, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for ages 13 and up. The mission of the North Carolina 4-H Ambassador program is to empower teen 4-H leaders with the knowledge, skills and aspirations necessary to be effective advocates for NC 4-H Youth Development. Closed-toe shoes are required. Lunch provided. The cost is $15 per child and registration is due by June 21.

 

To see a full list of 4-H Summer Adventures Activities, go to cumberland.ces.ncsu.edu. The Cooperative Extension office is located in the Agriculture Center, 301 E. Mountain Dr., Fayetteville.