Special Interest Clubs
For specific details, call Trudy Gladhill at 717-334-6271 extension 309. 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 meets at the Ag & Natural Resources Center, Gettysburg. Activities will include many types of craft projects. Cost is $2 per meeting.
The 4-H Dog Club meets the 2nd Friday of each month at the Ag Center at 7:00 p.m. Members learn about the AKC, dog breeds, disciplines and sports, training, general health care, and more. This is a new club as of 2016, and there is potential to offer dog training classes. If this club is of interest to you, contact the club leader, 4-H Livestock Educator Carolyn McGraw firstname.lastname@example.org or 334-6271 Ext 323 to join.
Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7:00-8:00 p.m. in McSherrystown at Creative Ewe on 5th Street. 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 Emergency Management 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 at the Littlestown Fish and Game on 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Projects include shooting sports projects.
4-H Teen Senate Club
The 4-H Teen Senate Club meets the 1st Thursday of each month at the Ag Center at 7:00 p.m.. Members must be between the ages of 13 and 18 as of January 1. Members learn about professional development, practice parliamentary procedure, gain leadership skills through unique experiences, participate in community service projects, empower others and build self-confidence, help plan county 4-H events, and become role models to younger 4-Hers. If this club is of interest to you, contact a club leader, 4-H Livestock Educator Carolyn McGraw email@example.com or 334-6271 Ext 323, or Samantha Robison firstname.lastname@example.org to join.