Philadelphia County 4-H

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Philadelphia 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.
Philadelphia 4-H Student Reflection
October 21, 2016
Clarity, loyalty, service and better living are skills that impact my life every day. I learned and developed these skills through being a member of the Penn State Extension Manatawna-Saul 4-H Livestock Club.
Dr. John Ewing during a workshop at the Penn State Center Philadelphia
3-Part Training Series for Educators on Workshop Development
September 27, 2016
Join us for a training series aimed at updating educators about the important aspects of effective workshop development. Participants will leave with the right tools to assist them in making their lessons more engaging!
"My Awesome Kile Experience!"
January 13, 2016
Zoe and Maxie Murphy are members of The Manatawna-Saul 4-H Livestock Club in Philadelphia County. This is their story...

Pennsylvania 4-H News

Pennsylvania 4-H’ers, from left, Jayden Dennis, Sophia Manidis, and Jadyn Heck-Hoppes identify invasive species. (Photo courtesy of Deborah Dietrich)
Stop the Invasion: Unwanted Plants, Bugs and Other Pests
June 27, 2017
Penn State Extension and Pennsylvania 4-H, with funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, created Stop the Invasion: Unwanted Plants, Bugs and Other Pests, a hands-on curriculum to address the threat of invasive species.
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.