Office Information

Address

310 Allen Road, Suite 601
Carlisle, PA 17013

Contact

Phone: 717-240-6500

Fax: 717-240-6548

Email: CumberlandExt@psu.edu

Office Hours

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

Cumberland County 4-H News

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!
Members of the Cumberland County 4-H program attended the 2017 Pennsylvania 4-H State Leadership Conference at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in State College, on January 27-29.
Local 4-H Teens Represent Cumberland County at State Conference
Feb 7, 2017
Eight Cumberland County 4-H members gained leadership and professional skills through hands-on learning while attending the 2017 Pennsylvania 4-H State Leadership Conference at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in State College, on January 27-29.
Do You Know How a Bill Becomes a Law?
Jan 13, 2017
If you answered no, then don’t miss out on the opportunity to attend the 2017 Pennsylvania 4-H Capital Days on April 1-3 at the Harrisburg Hilton.

Pennsylvania 4-H News

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.
Julia stands in front of the National 4-H Conference Center
4-H National Conference Highlight: Julia
Apr 21, 2017
Julia Jumper is a 4-H member in Westmoreland County.
Jared is a Crawford County 4-H'er
4-H National Conference Highlight: Jared
Apr 21, 2017
Crawford county 4-Her Jared Rose learned about the "Science of Music" by partnering with the Smithsonian.