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Scavenger Hunt for Trees

Would you like to explore McDowell County and see some really Amazing Trees? Do you love the outdoors and …

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It's Tomato Time

Fresh local tomatoes are available in North Carolina from July to October. There are many different varieties of tomatoes …

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Kids in the Kitchen Summer Program

Join us July 13–17, 2020, for this summer’s edition of Kids in the Kitchen. Participants will use household ingredients …

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Home Composting Video Series

This video series is meant to be a fun way of sharing information on home composting with families looking …

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Recipes From the Pantry

It can be so stressful to create healthy snacks. Chips, cookies, and other snacks are prepackaged and are much …

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NC 4-H Daily Spark

Looking for fun exciting 4-H project experiments to do while you are at home? North Carolina 4-H is offering …

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Vegetable Gardening 101

Many people are looking to meet their food needs with their own vegetable garden. For some, our parents did …

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Great COVID-19 Resources

NC State Extension has compiled resources on COVID-19 around agriculture, food, youth, health, and wellness, as well as other …

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Expressing Feelings

Expressing feelings can lead to improved interpersonal relationships.

Helping Children Cope With Stress

This publication describes how children cope with stress and summarizes practices that parents can use …

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Child Care and Other Settings

Latinos are the largest and fastest growing minority group in the United States. This group …

Tips on Dealing with Stress

This publication offers tips on dealing with stress.

Gangs. What Can Parents Do?

This publication shows how to recognize the signs of gang involvement and offers advice on …

Family Meetings Build Healthy Families

Research tells us that communication and commitment are keys to a strong family. This publication …

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Monoxido de carbono

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

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