The year 2012 will be the centennial celebration of Pennsylvania 4-H.

From the rural beginnings to global success, Pennsylvania 4-H has grown into the largest youth development program in the state.

A centennial celebration planning meeting will be held Tuesday, Jan. 24, at 7 p.m. in the EOC room at the Emergency Management Building in Nesquehoning.

Please contact Georgia Farrow, 4-H program assistant, at the extension office at (570) 325-2788 if you are planning to attend the meeting or email

If you cannot make the meeting and would like to help with the planning committee, please contact the extension office.