SCRANTON — Several Abington area residents were among the nearly 600 young people who attended the Pennsylvania 4-H State Leadership Conference and Junior Leadership Conference during the last weekend of January in State College. The weekend, which was assembled by the Pennsylvania 4-H State Council, provided an opportunity for 4-Hers to come together for leadership training, networking and learning experiences.
Lackawanna County 4-H was represented by Camilla Fontini, of Clarks Summit, who attended the three-day Leadership Conference.
The five Lackawanna County 4-H members who attended the Junior Leadership Conference were Meghan Graham, of Clarks Summit; Emmy Jones, of Factoryville; Nora Evans, of Dalton; Emily Bartell, of Clarks Summit and Ava Davis, of South Abington Township.
The weekend was themed “LAUNCH: Leaders All Unite For Necessary Change To Happen.”