Susquehanna County 4-H is proud to announce that Sandy Pavelski, of Jackson, was recently awarded the 2016 PA 4-H Salute to Excellence Lifetime Volunteer Award.
Join us for a fun filled day of agricultural exhibits, educational programs, visiting with local business owners, and the ever popular Pie Auction! Friday, March 3rd, 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. at the Elk Lake High School. Hey 4-Hers! We will be setting up on Thursday evening at 4:30pm at Elk Lake High School and would welcome any and all help!
Looking for a super fun summer job? Susquehanna County 4-H is looking for a candidate for the 4-H Summer Intern position. Deadline: March 1st, 2017
The Pennsylvania 4-H Shooting Sports training team will be holding an Instructor Certification course on April 21th—23th, for volunteers interested in serving as 4-H club project leaders. Registration closes March 31st.
Show your club spirit and help spread the word about 4-H by decorating a promotional window!
Mark your calendars! 2017 Capital Days will be held April 1-3 in Harrisburg. It is designed to teach 4-H’ers about citizenship, civic engagement and advocacy.
All Susquehanna County 4-H Livestock Projects will be tagged at the Harford Fairgrounds. We will also be weighing all the livestock animals to enter them in the Rate of Gain Contest.
Exciting new statewide opportunity for 4-H’ers ages 13-18 who are enrolled in a horse, horseless, livestock, or vet science project. Camp workshops will focus on science and will be hands-on in nature. Camp will be held at Penn State University’s Main Campus May 19 - 21. Registration will be open in February.
Come showcase your wears at 4-H Regional Fashion Revue on Monday, June 19th at the Mehoopany Baptist Church in Wyoming County from 9:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. Registration deadline is Friday June 2.
Join the 'force' with this week long fun, educational 4-H Camp! The 2017 4-H Camp will be held from June 21st -25th at beautiful Camp Brule in Forksville in Sullivan County! Camp Brule is open to all 4-Hers ages 8-18! Deadline to register is May 1.
The PA 4-H Wildlife & Forestry Educational Field Day is a state level experience for all 4-H youth. This Field Day is slated for April 22, 2017, and will take place in Rock Springs, PA (at The Ag Progress Days Site), 12 miles south of State College, PA. Sign-up deadline for this event is April 14, 2017
4-H Achievement Night & Leader's Recognition was a great evening of celebrating and recognizing the accomplishments of our Susquehanna County 4-H members, as well as the many hours of service of our volunteer leaders!
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.