Northampton County 4-H
Northampton County 4-H News
Adventures in Agriculture
March 31, 2014Thank you to all the 4-H Clubs that participated in Adventures in Agriculture to help make the general public more aware of the 4-H program in Northampton County. Participating clubs were: Clever Clovers, Little Rascals, Mt. Bethel, Dairy, Sprouts, Livestock, Beef, Swine, Our Eyes Have Paws, Vital Signs, and the 4-H Embryology Program.
March 31, 2014This year’s 4-H Tree Sale will be held on Saturday April 27th. This is Northampton County 4-H’s biggest fundraiser.
Tractor Supply Paper Clovers Campaign
March 31, 2014The Tractor Supply Company is again running its 4-H Paper Clover Campaign, April 23-May 4, 2014!
4-H Camp Shehaqua & Regional Teen Leadership/Counselor Training
March 31, 2014Mark your calendar now to join 4-H at the beautiful Camp Shehaqua for an ‘I, SPY!’ adventure! Northampton County will again be camping with Carbon, Lehigh, and Schuylkill counties. Camp is scheduled for July 7-11, 2014 at Hickory Run State Park in White Haven, PA.
4-H Center Board
March 31, 2014The 4-H Center will open in early April. It is available to clubs for free; however, dates need to be reserved. Dates are on a first-come first-serve basis; please reservations in early.
Pennsylvania 4-H News
March 24, 2014"I’ll never forget stepping off my plane in Atlanta for the second time and thinking, 'I get to experience this all again?' It seemed surreal, that I could be in another state, planning the National 4-H Congress, and be a member of the 2014 Design Team." ~ Critter Fink, 2014 National 4-H Congress Design Team Member
2014 4-H Wildlife & Forestry Day
March 6, 2014Come Learn About Pennsylvania's Forests and Wildlife! The PA 4-H Wildlife & Forestry Educational Field Day is a state level experience for all 4-H youth. It is slated this year for April 26, 2014, and will take place in Rock Springs, PA (at The Ag Progress Days Site), 12 miles south of State College, PA.
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February 24, 2014National 4-H has partnered with HugesNet the nation’s largest satellite internet provider to inspire young people in communities across the country to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
February 14, 2014The Pennsylvania Association of 4-H Extension Agents has recognized Schuylkill County friend of 4-H, Gretchen Dingman, as the recipient of the 2013 Clover Award.
February 12, 2014The 2013-2014 Pennsylvania 4-H State Council members continued to be busy through the month of December. With various year end activities and deadlines and the holiday season there have been many service tasks and opportunities to promote 4-H.