Office Information

Address

100 West Beau Street, Suite 601
Washington, PA 15301

Contact

Phone: 724-228-6881

Fax: 724-228-6883

Email: WashingtonExt@psu.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Washington County 4-H News

2017 PA 4-H Shooting Sports National Championship
2017 PA 4-H Shooting Sports National Championship Event
Jul 17, 2017
The PA 4-H Shooting Sports National Shooting Championship was held in Grand Island, Nebraska from June 25-30, 2017. Seven hundred twelve 4-H members from 36 states participated in the twelve event championships. Pennsylvania sent 13 members to compete in the Small-bore Rifle, Sporter Air Rifle, Air Pistol, Shotgun and Compound Archery contests.
Hickory Ag 4-H members sort food at the food bank
Washington County 4-H Collects 7,047 Pounds of Food and Supplies for Local Food Bank
Apr 23, 2017
The Washington County 4-H Clubs collected 7,047 pounds of food and supplies for the Washington County Food Bank. Fifteen 4-H clubs donated food on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Washington Food Bank located in Brownsville, Pa. They collected can goods, cleaning products and other food items.
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!
2016 Baker Scholarship Announced
Feb 26, 2016
I am pleased to announce the eligibility requirements and details of the Allen L. and Richard H. Baker 4-H Scholarship, offered by Penn State.
4-H Dog Fun Day!
Feb 26, 2016
Dog Fun Day for 4-H members enrolled in a Dog Project, Sunday March 13, 2016 in Delmont PA

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.