Luzerne County 4-H
Luzerne County 4-H News
Tall In The Saddle Elects Officers
March 9, 2015Tall in the Saddle 4-H Horse and Pony Club elected new officers for 2015.
District 8 4-H Members Participate in State 4-H Horse Show
December 2, 2014Twelve Lackawanna County 4-H members, twelve Luzerne County 4-H members, and five Wyoming County 4-H members recently participated in the 55th annual Pennsylvania State 4-H Horse Show. More than 700 youth from 62 counties participated in 73 performance classes throughout the weekend event.
Tractor Supply Company Supports Luzerne County 4-H
September 26, 2014The Wilkes-Barre Tractor Supply Company store was one of the top 5 stores in Pennsylvania in supporting the 4-H youth program through the Spring 2014 Paper Clover donation program. The store received the District Champion Award for having the highest transaction percentages for Paper Clover donations in its district; and Class Champion Award.
Tall in the Saddle Award Recipients
August 4, 2014Members of Tall in the Saddle 4-H Horse and Pony Club competed at the County 4-H Demonstration Day held on June 24, 2014.
Cass Rupert awarded 4-H scholarship
July 3, 2014Cass Rupert, a 4-H member in the Hooves and Hoppers 4-H Club was awarded a Luzerne County 4-H scholarship to further her post high school education.
Pennsylvania 4-H News
Jennifer Fetter Receives Awards
April 10, 2015Jennifer Fetter was recognized at the 2014 National Association of Extension 4-H Agents' awards banquet during the NAE4-HA Conference this past October.
Deborah Dietrich Awarded the 25 Years of Service Award at the 2014 National Association of Extension 4-H Agents' Banquet
March 27, 2015Deborah Dietrich was recognized at the 2014 National Association of Extension 4-H Agents' awards banquet during the NAE4-HA Conference this past October. Deborah was awarded for her outstanding efforts with Penn State Extension 4-H Programming. The 25 Years of Service Award is given to 4-H educators with 25 or more years of service.
Cameron Suorsa Chosen for 2015 National 4-H Congress Design Team
March 17, 2015Cameron Suorsa, Butler County 4-H member, was chosen as one of eight members of the National 4-H Congress Design Team. The Design Team is in charge of planning the program which is a prestigious national 4-H event.
Carol Schurman Awarded the Excellence in Camping Award
March 12, 2015Carol Schurman was recognized at the 2014 National Association of Extension 4-H Agents' awards banquet during the 2014 NAE4-HA Conference this past October. Carol was awarded for her outstanding efforts with Penn State Extension 4-H Programming. The Excellence in Camping Award is given each year to recognize outstanding effort in youth development through 4-H camping, practice, evaluation, and research.
Outstanding 4-H Leaders Honored
March 4, 2015Brad and Dawn Trout, leaders of the Lucky Kids 4-H Club, were recently honored as Outstanding 4-H Leaders at the annual Southwest Regional Leaders Symposium in Indiana.