This camp is open to 4-H members ages 5-7, and will take place on Saturday, June 25th. The cost is $15 per Cloverbud, and all Cloverbuds MUST be accompanied by a chaperone.
The animal judging contests give members an opportunity to judge livestock, dairy animals, and horses, as well as practice their skills on giving oral reasons, to justify their placings.
As part of our 4-H work in Susquehanna County, we encourage local clubs to create displays, and exhibit them in windows at local businesses across Susquehanna County.
Dates: June 22-26th at beautiful Camp Brule in Forksville in Sullivan County! Camp Brule is open to all 4-Hers ages 8-18! Join your 4-H friends for this five-day fun educational camp! Registration deadline is May 2.
All Susquehanna County 4-H Livestock Projects will be tagged at the Harford Fairgrounds.
Members will be able to receive instruction for each livestock species, including beef, swine, sheep, and goats!
Riders are instructed in English and Western, Trail, Contest, Jumping, and Grooming and Showmanship skills. There will be several other workshops!
Members will rotate through workshops including showing and fitting, Quality Animal Management, animal health, and nutrition, among others!
Members taking the following projects can compete in the Revue. Both wearable (like skirts and shorts) and non-wearable (such as pillows, stuffed animals) items are eligible for entry.
The show will include competitive classes, division champion, and lots of fun!
One Day Camp is a fun, Susquehanna County 4-H tradition - so don’t miss out!
For the 2016 Susquehanna County 4-H Roundup, all 4-H members are invited to enter the Largest Vegetable Contest! Veggies will be handed into and on display at the 4-H Building during the week of the Harford Fair. There is no project book required.
PA 4-H is now a certifying organization to receive acknowledgement from the President of the United States for dedication of volunteer service.
Susquehanna County 4-H held its Annual 4-H Achievement Night and Leaders Recognition Celebration at Mountain View High School, on November 9th. The evening began at 6:00 with an excellent covered dish dinner that was thoroughly enjoyed by everyone! It was a great evening of celebrating and recognizing the accomplishments of our Susquehanna County 4-H meetings, as well as the many hours of service of our volunteer leaders!
On November 14th, Susquehanna County 4-H Educator Abby Onyon accepted a very generous donation from the members of the Silver Lake Rod and Gun Club. The check was presented by Vice President Todd Everitt.
Over the weekend of October 25-27th, Susquehanna County 4-H had a record showing of twenty eight members participate at the 54th Annual Pennsylvania State 4-H Horse Show at the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg.
Recently twenty-four Susquehanna County Dairy 4-Hers traveled to the PA Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg to compete at the PA State Junior Dairy Show. Participants qualified for the State Show by exhibiting and receiving a blue ribbon at the district level. Susquehanna County was very well represented, and did an excellent job competing against other 4-H Dairy members from across the state!
The 2013 PA 4-H State Competitive Trail Ride, known as "The Keystone Ride", was held recently in Rothrock State Forest.
Susquehanna County 4-Her Zach Van Winkle recently traveled to Grand Island, Nebraska to compete at the 2013 4-H National Shooting Sports Invitational. The event ran from Tuesday, June 25 through Thursday, June 27th.
The 4-H Community Gardens at Penn State Extension Office in Montrose are growing beautifully. The gardens are producing beets, squash, beans, corn, pumpkins, herbs, onions, peppers, lettuce, carrots, tomatoes as well as some perennial flowers.