Special Interest Clubs
For specific details, call Trudy Gladhill at 717-334-6271 extension 309 or Christy Hemler at extension 307. Please call the Extension Office at 717-334-6271 before attending a club meeting for the first time. Occasionally meetings are cancelled or trips are planned that may cause a variation in the club's schedule.
This club typically meets the 3rd Saturday of each month (no meeting in July) 10:00 a.m.at the Ag & Natural Resources Center, Gettysburg.
East Berlin Fiber Club
Meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month, 6:30-8:00 p.m. at The Mannings Handweaving School & Supply Center, East Berlin. Focus is on spinning with a drop spindle, knitting, kitting on a hat loom, kimahumo braiding, tatting, and weaving a teepee.
Seeing Eye Puppy
Meetings are typically held the 1st Monday of the month, 7:00 p.m. at the Ag & Natural Resources Center, Gettysburg. Projects: Seeing Eye Puppy projects only – raising a puppy for about a year until it goes back to the Seeing Eye to be trained as a guide dog. Required to keep a puppy for 12 months.
East Berlin Sharpshooters
Meetings are held the 3rd Monday, (10 months of the year) from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at East Berlin Fish & Game, East Berlin. Projects that have been offered in the past: air pistol, air rifle, shotgun, 22 rifle, and archery.
Littlestown Junior Shooting Sports
Meetings are held on one or two Saturdays a month at the Littlestown Fish & Game. Projects offered are shooting sports projects.
Teen Leadership Club
A club designed for youth 13-18. Meetings are held the 1st Thursday of every other month at the Extension Office in Gettysburg. This club provides leadership to Overnight Camp, Presentation Night, Officers Training, and has fund raisers to support activities. A leadership project is a mandatory part of this club. Call Ben Weikert for details.
Small Engine Club
Focusing on small engine parts and repairs, this club will meet in the spring of the year. Meetings will be held at the Ag & Natural Resources Center, Gettysburg. Open to youth ages 10-18 as of January 1, 2014. An enrollment fee will be required. At the completion of the meetings and a project, participants will receive a tool!