Office Information


310 Allen Road, Suite 601
Carlisle, PA 17013


Phone: 717-240-6500

Fax: 717-240-6548


Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Cumberland County 4-H News

Members competed for Top Showman throughout the Fair Week
Oct 18, 2017
Nearly 250 steers, feeder calves, swine, goats, and lambs were sold by 4-H and FFA members of Cumberland County at this year’s Shippensburg Community Fair Junior Livestock Sale on Saturday, July 29, on the final day of the 2017 Shippensburg Community Fair.
Cumberland County 4-H to Launch New Opportunity Focused on Outdoor Learning
Oct 18, 2017
All youth, ages eight to eighteen years old as of the first of January, are invited to attend an information session for the new Cumberland County 4-H Outdoors Club that will be offered in the upcoming Pennsylvania 4-H program year.
Pictured at right (L-R): Andrea Repetz, Hanna Martin,  and Allison Clabaugh.
4-H Members Serve Ice Cream to CCAP
Jun 14, 2017
4-H members from Cumberland and Perry counties, including State Council Member Allison Clabaugh, served Penn State Creamery ice cream during the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania meeting at The Civic Club in Harrisburg on Thursday, May 11.
MG Family Garden Day
4-H Clubs Participate at Master Gardener Family Garden Day
Jun 13, 2017
The 4-H Goat, Poultry, and Farm Stock Clubs participated in the annual Master Gardener Family Garden Day on Saturday, June 3 at the Penn State Extension Office.
NYSD is also held in conjunction with National 4-H Week!
2017 4 H National Youth Science Day Challenge: Incredible Wearables
Mar 3, 2017
Put your engineering skills to the test!

Pennsylvania 4-H News

Council with the FFA State Officer team at Ag Progress Days
State Council's September Report
Oct 3, 2017
Want to know what your State Council has been up to?
Anna Schmitt, Jared Rose, Shirlann Harmon, Kayla Kimble, Andrea Repetz, Annah Burke, Caroline Benfer, and Julia Jumper make up the 2018 State Council team.
2018 State Council Installed
Sep 25, 2017
Eight youth from across the state installed as PA 4-H State Council
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
Jun 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.