Youth Lantern Project

  • Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Engage youth in the science, mechanics and safety of gas pressured lanterns. Youth will learn about atomization, pressurization, valves, trouble shooting and assembly/disassembly of Coleman gpa type lanterns. They will also learn about the safely handling fuel, organizing and managing workspace, life skills, organization, and safety.

Lesson Topics:

  • Organization and Safety
  • Demonstration and function of a gas pressure lantern
  • Other types of lanterns
  • Atomization of fuels
  • Parts of a lantern
  • Safely fueling
  • Safely lighting a lantern
  • Organization and safety
  • Lantern maintenance and repair
  • Mantels
  • Pump
  • Generator

This program is limited to 20 youth.
Cost: $20.

Now open to all youth in Onondaga County!

Risk and photo waiver will be required.

Printable Flyer - Lantern Workshop



Cindy Albro
4-H Program Leader


CCE Onondaga Classroom
6505 Collamer Road
East Syracuse, NY 13052

Last updated September 7, 2022