PA 4-H is now a certifying organization to receive acknowledgement from the President of the United States for dedication of volunteer service.
This year the Tractor Supply Company Stores of Westmoreland County were the recipient of the 2015 Westmoreland County Friend of 4-H Award.
Nine Westmoreland County 4-H Awards Memorial Scholarships were given at 4-H Achievement Night.
Congratulations to the Westmoreland County 4-H members who competed at the Pennsylvania State 4-H Championship Horse Show held at the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, PA.
At their monthly meeting, 4-H Teen Leaders participated in the National Science Experiment about motion, and the dangers of distracted driving.
The Penn State Extension 4-H Diamond Award is the pinnacle of the 4-H Ladder of Achievement.
Philip Cornell named the 2015 Outstanding 4-H Member for Westmoreland County.
Annual 4-H Benefit Auction a great success.
The thriving interest in robotics was the catalyze for Penn State Extension in Westmoreland County who hosted a robotics training on August 7 and 8, 2015.
Westmoreland County sent 48 youth to compete at the 2015 Penn State 4-H Achievement Days, August 5th at University Park. Among the teens attending, there were first place teams and individuals in many of the competitions.
The Salem Saddle 4-H Club recently completed a community service project in which they made scrapbooks for the Make a Wish Foundation. The scrapbooks will be used by kids to capture the memories of their wish.
4-H Youth Members attended 4-H Horse Camp July 12-15, 2015 at the Westmoreland Fairgrounds. Youth received horse riding instruction and learned leadership skills.
Westmoreland County held its first ever 4-H Cloverbud Camp for members ages 5-7.
Westmoreland County 4-H Members spoke with the press and shared their 4-H experiences at the 2015 Westmoreland Fair Press Conference held at the Westmoreland Fairgrounds.
Westmoreland County 4-H holds its first ever Robotic Competition.
Westmoreland County 4-H holds first ever Rocket workshop.
Westmoreland County 4-H Members attended 4-H Cow Camp at Penn State in May.
Westmoreland County 4-H Held it's Annual Communication Contest and it was a great success.
Westmoreland County 4-H Member Olivia Aten attended the 4-H Equine Science Camp held at Penn State.
Families attended Children's Day at Idlewild, an event sponsored by Representative Mike Reese. The 4-H Teen Leadership Council participated in promoting the 4-H Program and doing activities.