Office Information

Address

181 Franklin Farm Lane
Chambersburg, PA 17202

Contact

Phone: 717-263-9226

Fax: 717-263-9228

Email: FranklinExt@psu.edu

Office Hours

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

Franklin County 4-H News

Members of the Cumberland County 4-H program attended the 2018 4-H Regional Winter Retreat & Teen Academy at Doubling Gap Center in Newville, Cumberland County on February 23-25.
4-H Youth Shoot for the Stars
Mar 19, 2018
Nearly 75 4-H members enhanced their leadership, citizenship and life skills through hands-on learning, while attending the 2018 4-H Regional Winter Retreat & Teen Academy at the Doubling Gap Center in Newville, Cumberland County on February 23-25.
Lancaster County 4-H Members
“Lights… Camera… Fashion” Theme for Capital Region 4-H Fashion and Textile Revue
Jul 10, 2017
“Lights… Camera… Fashion” was the red carpet theme for the Penn State Extension Capital Region 4-H Fashion & Textile Revue held on June 22, 2017.
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!
4-H Robotics Club Excels
Mar 31, 2016
“Dialga - the Steel Dragon,” a robot built by the Franklin County 4-H Robotics Club, competed and excelled in the Greater Pittsburgh Regional FIRST Robotics Competition event against 51 other teams from five states and Canada.
Serving the community is one of the pillars of 4-H
Presidential Volunteer Service Award for 4-H Members and Volunteers
Nov 24, 2015
PA 4-H is now a certifying organization to receive acknowledgement from the President of the United States for dedication of volunteer service.

Pennsylvania 4-H News

Pennsylvania 4-H State Council Updated Application Process
Apr 16, 2018
Applicants for the 2019 State Council should read the memo below about some changes to the selection process.
Lackawanna County 4-H members at the parade.
Lackawanna 4-H Participates in Scranton Parade
Mar 23, 2018
The Lackawanna County 4-H members marched in the 56th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Scranton, Pa.
Mrs. United States Agriculture, Shannon Wingert, a 4-H alumna, meets with the PA 4-H State Council.
I Got My Start in 4-H: Alumni Highlight
Mar 23, 2018
Shannon Wingert now serves as Mrs. United States Agriculture
State Council in our State Capitol
State Council's March Reports
Mar 23, 2018
Capital Days, club visits, and more...State Council has been up to a lot in the last 30 days!
Teen Council leads a Duck Duck Goose ice breaker for younger members.
New Family Orientation Hosted in Wayne County
Mar 22, 2018
After two Nor’easter snowstorms, power outages and road closures, Wayne County 4-H was finally able to hold the first annual New 4-H Family Orientation for new 4-H families in Wayne County on Saturday March 11th!