Philadelphia County News
March 18, 2014The Center, which is located one block from Independence Hall, will be the new home of Penn State Extension Philadelphia, the Penn State College of Arts and Architecture, and Penn State Outreach.
February 27, 2014Penn State Extension Philadelphia would like to congratulate two of our key partners, the Council for Spanish Speaking Organizations of Philadelphia, Inc. (Concilio) and the Overbrook Environmental Education Center (OEEC) on their receipt of US EPA Environmental Justice Small Grant Awards
February 12, 2014This is the second in a series of four video briefs that feature Penn State’s involvement in green infrastructure and sustainability.
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
Farm & Tractor Safety: For managers and for employees
When: April 24, 2014Where: Perkasie, PA
Home Gardeners' School
When: April 26, 2014Where: Media, PA
Better Kid Care: Developing a Play-Centered Curriculum
When: April 29, 2014Where: Media, PA
Better Kid Care: Early Detection of Learning and Behavior Problems
When: April 30, 2014Where: Abington, PA
Mock Farm Food Safety Audit in Montgomery County
When: May 1, 2014Where: Horsham, PA