2017

CAC-LV Sponsored 4-H Community Program
Mar 31, 2017
A new 4-H program will be starting up this spring at the Lynfield Community Center in Southside Bethlehem with support from CAC-LV's Outdoors and Wellness Committee.
Northampton County 4-H Ambassadors
Mar 31, 2017
County Ambassadors help others understand how 4-H positively affects the lives of young people by addressing youth involvement in their community.
4-H State Leadership Conference
Mar 31, 2017
Over 500 young people descended on State College, PA during the last weekend of January. They were all in town for the PA 4-H State Leadership Conference. The weekend was an opportunity for 4-H’ers to come together for leadership training, networking, and learning experiences.
Northampton County 4-H Center
Jan 20, 2017
Ways to help support the 4-H center.
4-H Club Reports
Jan 20, 2017
Report submitted by Northampton County Livestock 4-H Club.
Success Thanks to Our 4-H Volunteers!
Jan 20, 2017
4-H Volunteers reap rewards personally, for 4-H members, and for the community!
Welcoming New 4-H Staff!
Jan 20, 2017
We would like to welcome Terri Weiss, 4-H Livestock and Equine Program Assistant to our staff at the Penn State Extension – Northampton County office.
Partnering for Youth Environmental Education
Jan 20, 2017
This year the Northampton County 4-H Program partnered with the Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley to write a mini-grant from the Lehigh Valley Greenway’s Conservation Landscape Program. A grant in the amount of $2,000 was received to bring 4-H environmental education programs to the youth of Easton’s West Ward. Funds received are being used to support 4-H youth memberships and to provide transportation to get the youth out into the Lehigh Valley’s greenspaces!
2016 Embryology Programming
Jan 20, 2017
The 4-H Embryology egg to chick program provides youth with background information and exciting experiential activities dealing with life science. Students develop an understanding of biology through direct experiences with living things, observation of embryo development, instruction in avian life cycles, and the basics of poultry production. Each activity in the program is designed to be grade-level appropriate and has been correlated to the U.S. National Science Education Standards.
PA Farm Show Participation
Jan 20, 2017
A handful of Northampton County 4-H members participated in the 101st Annual Pennsylvania Farm Show.
National 4-H Congress
Jan 20, 2017
Each year, 4-H members from across the United States and its territories come together to participate in National 4-H Congress, which has been a 4-H tradition for more than 80 years. This year over 900 delegates from 45 states and territories. Northampton County was proud to send Brittany Fistner and Steton Weber as delegates.