Indiana County 4-H'ers Attend State Leadership Event
February 8, 2017
Ten Indiana County 4-H members recently attended the 2017 Pennsylvania State 4-H Teen Leadership Conference and Junior Teen Conference. Over 500 youth attended the conferences designed to teach leadership, communication, and recreation skills.
Indiana County Represented at State Horse Show
December 30, 2016
Eight Indiana County 4-H horse program members recently participated in 14 classes at the 56th Annual State 4-H Horse Show held in Harrisburg. Events at the show tested skills in showmanship, equitation, jumping, driving, and timed events. The show included nearly 700 exhibitors from over 60 counties.
Members Honored At County 4-H Achievement Celebration
December 1, 2016
The accomplishments and leadership activities of 700 Indiana County 4-H members were recently honored at the Indiana County 4-H Achievement Celebration. Over 130 people attended the event held at the Penn Run Outreach Center.
Indiana County 4-H Volunteer Wins National Award
November 28, 2016
Many times the rewards that a 4-H volunteer receives are intangible – helping a member, contributing to a project, working with parents. But sometimes a volunteer can be honored with a tangible award. Debbie Beisel, Indiana County 4-H volunteer, has received one of those as the winner of the National 4-H Council Salute to Excellence Lifetime Volunteer Award from the National 4-H Council. Debbie won the award first as the Pennsylvania winner and then went on to be named the Northeast winner at the regional level. She receives a plaque and a $200 to a 4-H program of her choosing.