Franklin County News
February 7, 2014
Office Closed- January 21, 2014
January 21, 2014The Penn State Extension- Franklin County Office will be closing at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, January 21, 2014. We will reopen at 8:30 am on Wednesday, January 22. All meetings and events are cancelled for today.
Penn State Extension News
Penn State welcomes groundwater experts for May 7 symposium
April 18, 2014In observance of National Drinking Water Week, Penn State Extension and the state Department of Environmental Protection are collaborating with numerous other sponsors to offer the 2014 Pennsylvania Groundwater Symposium.
Extension offering sheep shearing workshops
April 11, 2014Penn State Extension will offer sheep shearing workshops across the state this year for those interested in learning about sheep shearing and basic sheep management.
Student finds her passion for food systems in Pittsburgh
April 8, 2014As a member of the Penn State Women's Rugby Team, Olivia Lindsey knows a thing or two about teamwork. So it should come as no surprise that when she went looking for an internship last year, she was drawn to the idea of joining a 50-member multi-institution research team.
Upcoming Regional Events
Sustainable Gardening Series: Flowering Deciduous Shrubs
When: April 23, 2014Where: Carlisle, PA
15th Annual 4-H Walkin' the Dog for Charity
When: April 26, 2014Where: Mifflintown, PA
Getting the Most From Your Grant Writing Efforts
When: April 28, 2014Where: Chambersburg, PA
ABCs of the Zoning Hearing Board
When: April 30, 2014Where: Gettysburg, PA
Sustainable Gardening Series: Ornamental Grasses & Ferns
When: April 30, 2014Where: Carlisle, PA