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Nickels for Know-How, Vote 11/17/2022

The Wilkes County Nickels for Know-How Referendum will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2022. John Cothren, County Extension Director …

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Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Hey all you ghouls and goblins! We are having a pumpkin carving/decorating contest in the spirit of fall and to …

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4-H Camp 2023

It may be September, but it’s never too early to be thinking about 4-H Camp! Residential camp is available for …

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Wilkes 4-H Shooting Sports

Wilkes County 4-H is happy to announce that we are starting a Shooting Sports team! 4-H Shooting Sports is …

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Join us next Thursday to learn about the history, health benefits, and science behind cheese making. Registration is available on …

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Is your child interested in all things chickens? Then the EGG-cellent Egg Contest is just right for them! Participants can …

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