4-H and Youth

Visit the fun and fascinating 4-H Youth Building! Learn and engage with our interactive exhibits. The building theme this year will focus on the 4-H Expressive Arts Projects! Visit the Butterfly Tent sponsored by the PSU Entomology Dept.

Where: Main St. between West 8th - 9th St.

Inside the building, find out about the great opportunities 4-H has to offer in science, engineering, technology, citizenship, leadership, and healthy living. Meet members of the 4-H state officer team and the dairy princesses. Fun, games, activities, and prizes for all youth visitors who participate!

Daily Features

  • Animal Tales  - Join us for story time, aimed at children 3 - 10. Story times will be posted on the event schedule 
  • Wednesday Only - PA State Rabbit Breeders Association - Check out the rabbits!

 Week Long Exhibitors 

  • Pennsylvania 4-H - Animal Tails - Learn about the state 4-H program and participate in our activity! Youth will play a version of the childhood game "Pin the tail on the donkey" but this time there will be many more tails to match. Youth will select from several tails and try to pin the tail on the correct animal. It may not be as easy as it sounds!
  • Good Time 4-H Club - Embryology - See the process of hatching eggs through storyboards!
  • PA Dairy Princess and Promotion Services Inc -- Meet local and state dairy royalty and test your knowledge of dairy and nutrition. Spin the wheel for dairy info, facts, and goodies!
  • PSU Plant Pathology - Plants Get Sick Too! - Children will use microscopes and magnifying glasses to examine diseased plants, forest and edible fungi.
  • Critters Inc Poultry 4-H Club - Exploring the 4-H Poultry Projects – Looking at poultry as a 4-H project?  We will have chickens and ducks on display as well as explore state and national event opportunities.