Pitt County 4-H Market Garden Project

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Do you have a child ages 8-18 who is interested in gardening? If so, then the Pitt County “Market Garden” Project might be just for them! The Market Garden project is a 15-week program, beginning March 19, 2020, designed to help youth learn all the basics of starting their own garden. This is a recurring program that will meet on the following dates:

March 19, March 26, April 2, April 9, April 16, April 30, May 14, May 28, June 11, and June 25. Workshop times will be from 4–5:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted by program staff. All workshops will be held at the Pitt County Cooperative Extension Office: 403 Government Circle, Greenville NC 27834. 

Over the course of the program, youth will work with Cooperative Extension Service professionals to learn how to plant and maintain a garden! On select days they will venture into the kitchen, learning how to prepare healthy and delicious recipes featuring their garden produce!

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Reserve your child’s seat today by first completing the class registration and payment online. Then complete your child’s 2020 4HOnline enrollment at 4HOnline. We also accept cash and check payments in addition to paying via credit card through Eventbrite. Please make checks  payable to “Pitt County.” Checks and cash payments can be received at the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Pitt County office, 403 Government Circle Suite 2, Greenville, NC 27834, prior to the class. Class size is limited and full registration, including payment, is required to hold your child’s spot. We will gladly help you complete your online registration, please feel free to call us at 252-902-1709, and we will walk you through the process.

For more information or accommodations for persons with disabilities please contact Lauren Dail, email lsdail2@ncsu.edu or Brigitte Perry email brperry@ncsu.edu, no later than ten business days before the event.

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Lauren Dail, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionLauren DailExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call Lauren Email Lauren N.C. Cooperative Extension, Pitt County Center
Updated on Feb 14, 2020
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