Westmoreland County 4-H

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Westmoreland County 4-H News

Blue Ribbons for Clothing Members
July 5, 2017
Westmoreland County 4-Hers Bring Home Blue Ribbons from Southwest Regional Fashion Revue.
Westmoreland County 4-H Youth are Woodworking Wonders!
June 29, 2017
Westmoreland County 4-H youth ages 8 to 12 years old, gathered at the Westmoreland County Extension Office on June 20, 2017, to hammer, saw, and drill their way through 4-H Woodworking Camp.
Westmoreland County 4-H Cloverbuds are Wild about the Weather!
June 29, 2017
The 2017 Westmoreland County 4-H Cloverbud Day Camp was held on June 21, 2017 at the Westmoreland County Extension Office. The camp welcomed youth ages 5 to 8 years old that were already enrolled in the 4-H program, in addition to other children throughout the community.
2017 4-H Cloverbud Mini Camp Participants
A Flag-waving Good Time at 4-H Cloverbud Mini Camp!
June 9, 2017
Participants Had a Flag-waving Good Time at Westmoreland County 4-H Cloverbud Mini Camp, which had a patriotic theme.
4-H Summer Assistant, Abby Gillis
Welcome Abby Gillis!
May 25, 2017
Our 4-H Summer Assistant is on the Job!

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.
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.

Contact Us

4-H and Livestock Educator
214 Donahue Rd. Suite E
Greensburg, PA 15601
Phone: 724-837-1402
Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development
Donohoe Center 214 Donohoe Road
Suite E

Greensburg, PA 15601
Phone: 724-837-1402