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Upcoming Events

This site will be updated regularly with 4-H workshops, camps, community service opportunities and leadership development events. Dates may be subject to change.

Find 4-H Club information here. It is not listed below.

Questions about events may be directed to Sarah Kocher at or 828-757-1258.

4-H stock photo of youth

IMPORTANT: Please review our in-person guidelines, as they are updated frequently.



  • July 7-11: State 4-H Horse Show
  • July 7: Egg-Cellent Poultry begins
  • July 12: Art Outside begins
  • July 17: State Presentation Finals
  • July 17-20: NC 4-H Congress
  • July 24: Photography workshop in Lenoir
  • July 30: 40 Hours of Service ends
Millstone 4-H Camp (campers socializing)

Why send a child to 4-H camp? Far from the digital screens at home, 4-H campers are fully immersed in the natural world. Time spent in nature helps young people manage stress, improve concentration, and increases self-esteem.



  • September 8-11: Caldwell Agricultural Fair (Lenoir)
  • September 10-19: Mountain State Fair at WNC Ag. Center  (Fletcher, NC)

Caldwell Agriculture Fair is September 8-11.


  • October 3-9: National 4-H Week
  • October 14-24: N.C. State Fair (Raleigh)
  • TBD: Fall Day at Anita Alta


  • November 26-30 (tentative): National 4-H Congress


  • TBD: Holiday Crafts
  • TBD: Club paperwork

January 2022

  • TBD: Project Records & Relaxation – Join us for some R&R!

February 2022

  •  February 5-6: NC Volunteer Leaders’ Conference in Durham
  • TBD: County-wide 4-H achievement celebration
girl coloring cards

4-H participant Ava Tugman, age 6, colors Valentine’s Day cards for senior citizens in early 2021. Handmade cards – whether to celebrate a holiday, to say thank you, or just because – are an at-home community service project youth of all ages can complete.

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Sarah Kocher, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionSarah KocherExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call Sarah Email Sarah N.C. Cooperative Extension, Caldwell County Center
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