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NC State Extension Employee awarded Jane Steigerwald Community Advocate Award

Posted February 26, 2020 at 2:14 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

Contact: Angie Pearsall, Program Asst Email: apearsa@ncsu.edu Office Phone: 910-798-7660 DATE: 2/25/2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – NC State Extension Employee Breyana Davis, a certified Health Education … Read More »

New Hanover County 4-H Volunteer named North Carolina’s 4-H Volunteer of the Year

Posted February 6, 2020 at 2:32 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County 4-H volunteer Tina Sharpe was awarded North Carolina’s 4-H Volunteer of the Year Award in recognition of her involvement with 4-H for … Read More »

Trash, recycle or compost? NHC Arboretum working towards being a low-waste campus, plans ‘What Goes Where’ Seminar on February 8

Posted January 28, 2020 at 12:13 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Arboretum and the Coastal Composting Council will provide residents information, tools and resources to confidently separate recycling, compost and trash and … Read More »

Two New Hanover 4-H Participants Selected to Attend National 4-H Congress

Posted January 6, 2020 at 4:04 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

New Hanover County 4-H participants Elizabeth Sharpe and Bailey Smith represented New Hanover County at the 98th Annual National 4-H Congress in Atlanta, Georgia November 29 through December 3, during … Read More »

TreeFest 2020 offers free trees and native grass Jan. 17-18 at Independence Mall

Posted January 3, 2020 at 1:02 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceNews ReleaseParks and GardensSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The 23rd annual TreeFest will be held Friday, January 17 and Saturday, January 18, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., or while supplies last, at … Read More »

New Hanover County Arboretum and Cooperative Extension Holiday Offerings: Poinsettia and Live Wreaths

Posted November 8, 2019 at 11:20 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

New Hanover County Arboretum and Cooperative Extension offer annual holiday salesPoinsettias and live wreaths bring the holiday spirit to homes NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Arboretum … Read More »

24th Annual Art in the Arboretum will transform gardens into art gallery Nov. 1-3

Posted October 21, 2019 at 3:08 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The 24th annual Art in the Arboretum will be held Friday, Nov. 1 through Sunday, Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day … Read More »

New Hanover County 4-H Inaugural Pumpkin-Palooza to be held October 12

Posted October 2, 2019 at 9:28 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County 4-H Youth Development Program will hold Pumpkin-Palooza, an inaugural pumpkin carving contest and pumpkin walk, in the gardens of the Arboretum … Read More »

Milestone anniversaries to be celebrated Oct. 5 at New Hanover County’s Arboretum

Posted September 27, 2019 at 2:07 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Arboretum will recognize milestone anniversaries – 20 years of the Ability Garden, 30 years of the Arboretum and 40 years of … Read More »

New Hanover County Cooperative Extension partners to bring SNAP benefits to local farmer’s market

Posted June 4, 2019 at 3:43 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Cooperative Extension has partnered with Wilmington Farmers Market to bring additional benefits to residents who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly … Read More »

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