All new leaders and volunteers Must attend a VIP session (4-H Policy & Procedures) and screening interview as part of the new leader application process.
We want to share what you’re up to! Send us your pictures and we will spotlight your club on our Facebook page!
If your club would like to make a club banner to display at the 4-H Center you still have time!
We are very happy to allow clubs to use the county vans for your club trips. But please, make it a point to return the van in clean condition.
Great questions! And here are the answers.
All of these items are due on or by December 15, 2014.
The York Fair Special Award is open to any 4-H member who has exhibited at the York Fair for at least 2 years. 4-H members must be at least 16 years of age.
The York County Buy Fresh Buy Local® Chapter will hold the Scavenger Hunt Wrap-Up Party at the York Co 4-H Fair on Saturday, August 9 at 3:30 p.m. Everyone is encouraged to participate in the “Hunt” between June 21 & August 9.
If you are not sure of the requirements for your project – please check with your leader. All projects will be judged according to the information in the 4-H Fair Project Completion Requirement Book. The Requirement Book has been updated, so leaders, be sure to check for new requirements!
All 4-H project leaders & volunteers, please note: For 2014, if you are doing a create a project with your club members, please use the Create A Project form that was designed for 8-13 year olds for ALL members regardless of age.
4-H State Achievement Days are July 28-30. (Note this is a Mon.-Wed.) at Penn State and it’s time to start thinking about going! There are numerous contests you can compete in. Teens are invited to attend this event to compete in contests, participate in community service projects, meet other 4-H teens from across PA & to spend 3 fun days at Penn State!
Be sure your club is collecting dimes in the 16 oz. water bottles (or something similar). Have your club decorate the bottles, being sure to put your club name & 4-H on the label. Have friends, families, co-workers – anyone, drop their dimes into these bottles.
Amy Kling, the 2013 Mason Dixon Fair Queen, would like to announce applications are now being accepted for the 2014 Mason Dixon Fair Queen Contest!
Jasmine Graybill and Michala Zoller have joined us this summer! Learn more about them here.
Attention all children that enjoy camping and the great outdoors! Our 2014 4-H Overnight Camp will be held June 28-July 1 at Camp Eder near Fairfield in Adams Co.
Our Project Saturdays were a huge success in 2013 – they are back for an encore in 2014! We will be offering two Project Saturdays to help you get those projects started and well on the way to being finished.
Background checks for experienced volunteers (already enrolled & approved) will now be done online on a yearly basis. You will receive an email when it’s time to redo your background check from Penn State Office of Human Resources (firstname.lastname@example.org). The subject line will say Penn State Request for information.
All new leaders & volunteers must attend a VIP session (4-H Policy & Procedures) & screening interview as part of the new leader application process.
This training is April 30th from 6:30 – 9 pm and is being offered for 4-H club leaders & volunteers to help you understand and use safe food handling practices when you are doing food fundraisers or serving food at achievement programs, etc. At least one volunteer in each 4-H club should attend this training.
Planning on showing at the York County 4-H Horse Roundup or the PA 4-H Junior Horse Championship Show? You'll need to work with your vet to make sure these health requirements are met.