Fall, Winter and Spring
Sessions beginning September and January
(we sometimes bring Spring indoors to the 4H to avoid cancellations due to rain)
Spring and Summer
Sessions beginning July and some April
(we sometimes move Spring indoors to the 4H to avoid cancellations due to rain)
Berks County 4-H
(Behind the Berks County Agricultural Center in Bern Township)
Mailing address: 1238 County Welfare Road, Leesport, PA 19533-9707
DIRECTIONS FROM THE NORTH:
Go south on Route 183 to Bern Church (11.6 miles). Bern Church is on the right side of Rt. 183, a short distance past the Blue Marsh Italian Restaurant, which is on the left side of Rt.183. Turn right, at the church onto Palisades Drive. Travel 1.9 miles and turn left onto County Welfare Road. Travel 1/2 mile and the Berks County Agricultural Center will be on the right (a short distance beyond Berks Heim County Nursing Home and the Berks County Prison).
The 4-H Center is behind the Agricultural Center. Go past the building and take the first dirt road on your right. The gravel road will take you back to the large building it will be on your right.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE SOUTH: Take I-176 to Route 422 West (NOT Business Route 422).
Take Route 422 West (NOT Business Route 422) to Route 222 North (NOT Business Route 222) and travel to the Route 183 North exit (Reading Airport exit). At the end of the ramp, turn left onto Route 183 North.
Follow Route 183 North 0.8 miles to the traffic light at West Leesport Road. Turn left onto West Leesport Road.
Proceed 1/10 mile to the stop sign (right turn keep moving) and turn right onto County Welfare Road.
Travel 1.1 miles on County Welfare Road. Just past the entrance to the Reading Fairgrounds there will be a gravel road on your left with a green shamrock/clover sign. Turn left and take the gravel road back to the large building on your right.
(SINKING SPRING FIRE COMPANY)
836 Ruth Street, Sinking Spring, PA 19608-1339
DIRECTIONS FROM THE EAST: Take Route 422 west (past the intersection with Route 724) to the light at Woodrow Avenue. (Second light past McDonald’s). Make a left onto Woodrow and take the first right onto Ruth Street. The Libeerty Fire Company is about 1 block ahead on your left. Make a left at the one-way driveway just BEFORE the building. Do NOT park on the macadam lot. Park in the grass.
DIRECTIONS FROM THE WEST: Take Route 422 east to Sinking Spring and just past the Dairy Queen, turn right on to Evans Avenue. Go one block and make a right onto Ruth Street. Enter parking lot just before the the building (one way in). Do NOT park on the macadam lot. Park in the grass.
Outside of Berks:
Click here for a link to Mapquest and plug in your address and Ruth Street, Sinking Spring to get a route