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Cover photo for 4-H Community Movie Night!

4-H Community Movie Night!

Join Washington County 4-H for a movie, popcorn and fun on October 27th at 6:30PM! Bring your chairs and blankets …

Cover photo for Low Carb Cooking Camp

Low Carb Cooking Camp

Wednesday, August 16th – Friday, August 18th 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Washington County Extension Office, …

Cover photo for 2017 Northeastern NC Craft Workshop

2017 Northeastern NC Craft Workshop

Tuesday, May 9th & Wednesday, May 10th 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Vernon James Research & Extension Center Click on the links …

Cover photo for 2017 Herter-O'Neal Scholarship

2017 Herter-O'Neal Scholarship

The Herter-O’Neal Scholarship is awarded each year to honor the work and dedication of Edith Herter and Frances O’Neal, …

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This comprehensive guide offers information on different grasses for North Carolina lawns, as well as …

1/26/18

Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative Extension

This publication provides information and success stories related to food banks, food pantries, food donation …

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This factsheet tells homeowners how to recognize and prevent problems with home septic systems. How …

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This factsheet discusses reasonable accommodation and reasonable modification and fair housing law.

1/17/18Fair Housing Law

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When money is tight, the first thing families cut is anything considered extra or unnecessary. …

Stepfamilies

This publication offers information on stepfamily relationships and dynamics.

1/17/18