Is your child interested in learning to prepare food or are they curious about where food comes from? Sign them up for the Seed It and Eat It Culinary Camp held by NC Cooperative Extension Currituck County Center. This camp for youth ages 9 to 14 and is from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, April 3-6. The tuition for this camp is $50 and includes several field trips to local farms, lunch and snacks for each of the days and goodies to take home.

Participants will learn the basics of kitchen safety, kitchen etiquette, and will have the opportunity to prepare a variety of foods, including main dishes, snacks, desserts, and appetizers. The camp will conclude with a chopped challenge which parents are invited to attend. Space is limited.

Pre-registration is required including $50 tuition. Register online at or by contacting the office at (252) 232-2262. Payment must be received within five business days of registering and can be made in person at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center or by mailing a check made payable to “Currituck County” to 120 Community Way, Barco, NC 27917. Be sure to complete all the appropriate forms for your child during the registration process.

For more information or accommodations for persons with disabilities please contact Olivia Jones at(252) 232-2261, email or Sherry Fischlschweiger at (252) 232-2262 no later than 10 business days before the event.


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