Monroe County 4-H

4-H is an educational program for youth.

Monroe County 4-H News

NYSD is also held in conjunction with National 4-H Week!
2017 4 H National Youth Science Day Challenge: Incredible Wearables
March 3, 2017
Put your engineering skills to the test!
Raise Your Hand if you are PA 4-H Grown!
Raise Your Hand for PA 4-H
March 3, 2017
Hey alumni! We want to know where you are! Can you raise your hand? Help PA 4-H win $20K.
Serving the community is one of the pillars of 4-H
Presidential Volunteer Service Award for 4-H Members and Volunteers
November 24, 2015
PA 4-H is now a certifying organization to receive acknowledgement from the President of the United States for dedication of volunteer service.
Stephen Hughes holding Bridgett
"Farmer Steve" visits Embryology School Enrichment Class
May 23, 2014
Stephen Hughes, Monroe County Ag Educator and poultry specialist for Penn State Extension, goes by the name "Farmer Steve" when he visits elementary schools to share what he knows about chickens.
Good Production Practices
May 12, 2014
All animal science (horse, beef, dog, cat, etc) youth are to participate in training each year. This program replaces the old "ethics" training that all large animal members had to participate in and has been expanded to include all animal species.

Pennsylvania 4-H News

Youth in the Science Track of the 2017 Wildlife and Forestry Field Day learned to apply wildlife and forestry knowledge in on-site skills sessions. A sign language interpreter (center) assisted in explaining tree measuring technique.
Members Learn, Explore and Compete at 4-H Wildlife and Forestry Field Day
May 18, 2017
The 2017 4-H Wildlife and Forestry Field Day, held at Rock Springs, PA, was another “wild” success! 4-H youth and adults from across the state explored the wildlife and forestry sciences. The event featured an Exploratory Track for younger 4-H youth and a Science Track for teens. The theme for the Exploratory Track presented tools and methods for wildlife and forestry research, while the Science Track focused on applying research knowledge to managing forests and wildlife.
Kessler's Extension career began in 1969
Pennsylvania Man to Join National 4-H Hall of Fame
May 11, 2017
Robert Kessler, former Extension Agent in Franklin County, to be inducted this fall.
Lights, Camera, Create!
May 9, 2017
Be a part of the State Achievement Days 2017 opening ceremonies!
Julia stands in front of the National 4-H Conference Center
4-H National Conference Highlight: Julia
April 21, 2017
Julia Jumper is a 4-H member in Westmoreland County.
Jared is a Crawford County 4-H'er
4-H National Conference Highlight: Jared
April 21, 2017
Crawford county 4-Her Jared Rose learned about the "Science of Music" by partnering with the Smithsonian.