Monday, June 25, 2012

Tube the New -- Rescheduled

Who:  Youth ages 12+
Cost:  $15
When:  Tuesday:  July 10

Due to rainy weather, we have rescheduled TUBE THE NEW for Tuesday, July 10th.  We will spend the afternoon tubing our way down the New River.  You MUST be able to swim in order to participate in this activity!  Make sure you wear your bathing suit, water shoes (NO flip flops!) and sunscreen.  You will also need to bring a towel and a change of clothes.  A snack will be provided.  We will meet at the County Office Building parking lot at 1 pm. Spaces are limited.   For more information or to register, contact the Extension Office at 336-372-5597.

Scholarship Opportunities for Military Youth

Following is information about  scholarship opportunities for military youth.  Please help to spread the word to military families, colleagues who work with military families, and/or friends/family members who have a military service member. If you have any questions please contact Carla Moss at


Thursday, June 14, 2012

Alleghany Horse Camp 2012

Horse Camp - July 24-28
Horse Camp will held July 24 - July 28, 2012 at the Alleghany County Fairgrounds in Sparta. The nonrefundable camp fee is $100.00 per camper.  Spaces are VERY limited and will be filled based on the following application. Attendance for camp is open to youth that are certified North Carolina 4-H members.  

Timeline for Camp:

Application due by July 1st
Applicants will be notified of acceptance by July 5th.
Entire Camp Fee is due by July 11th
Forms are due by July 16th
Camp begins July 24th


Horse Camp Application 
4-H Enrollment Form 
4-H Medical Information and Informed Consent for Treatment 
NC 4-H Camps Consent Form 
NC Dept. of 4-H Youth Dev. Health History and Custody Release 
NC 4-H and Alleghany Co 4-H Media Release Form