Super job to all 4-H'ers at the Lancaster County Super Fair! All photos are now online on Flickr at http://go.unl.edu/ap8 -- results are at http://lancaster.unl.edu/4h/fair. A special thank you to all the volunteers and sponsors who help make 4-H & FFA at the fair a success!
4-H - Lancaster County September E-Newsletter
Nebraska State Fair 4-H results are online at http://www.nebraska4hresults.com/. There will be live streaming of livestock shows at http://statefair.org . Congratulations to all Lancaster County 4-H'ers who are participating!
4-H Teen Council is a leadership organization for youth in grades 7–12. Meetings are held the second Sunday of each month at 3 p.m. at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln. The next meeting will be Sunday, Sept. 9 at 3 p.m. Continue reading…
The Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Horse Show will be held on Sept. 15–16 at the Lancaster Event Center in Lincoln. A veterinarian health check is required within 15 days of the exhibition date.More details at: http://go.unl.edu/n3h
The 85th Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Stock Show will be held Sept. 27–30 at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha. More than 2,000 4-H families from eight states participate. Categories are dairy, feeder calf & breeding beef, market beef, market broilers, meat goats, market lamb, market swine, rabbit, and dairy steer.More details at: http://go.unl.edu/uno
The Make It With Wool contest offers youth and adults the opportunity to promote the beauty and versatility of wool fabric and yarn. Personal creations in sewing, knitting, crocheting, spinning, and weaving of wool fabric, yarn is encouraged. Entry deadline is Oct. 27. Continue reading…
Last year, Nebraska 4-H Foundation and Nebraska 4-H Ambassadors started a program which recognizes 4-H clubs throughout the state of Nebraska. Any 4-H club may nominate themselves to be the Club of the Month. The club who is chosen to be Club of the Month will receive a $50 cash card.More details at: http://go.unl.edu/40j
The annual Lancaster County 4-H Horse Awards Night will be Tuesday, Oct. 2, 7 p.m. at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Rd., Lincoln. Come help celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of the 2012 Lancaster County 4-H horsemen! For more info, contact Marty at 402-441-7180.
A free 4-H Rabbit Clinic will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, 9 a.m.–Noon at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln. This is a great opportunity to learn about the 4-H Rabbit Program, which is open to all youth ages 8–18. For more information, call Marty at 402-441-7180.More details at: http://go.unl.edu/b9e
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers a variety of unique campus visit options throughout the year. Red Letter Days are an all-day open house experience for high school seniors (with several dates in Oct. & Nov.). Husker Weekdays are a half-day visit option for any student and their guests.More details at: http://go.unl.edu/spq
Prospective high school, transfer students and guests are invited to visit University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus to learn how we prepare students for careers in everything from animals to plants, soil to climate, golf to business, mechanization to leadership, food to forensic science.More details at: http://go.unl.edu/kww
The UNL Department of Animal Science and the School of Natural Resources will host a Companion Animal Science and Wildlife Career Day for high school students on Wednesday, Oct. 3 and Wednesday, Dec. 5, 9 a.m–2:30 p.m. at UNL’s East Campus. Sign up by contacting Alli Raymond at 402-472-0204.More details at: http://go.unl.edu/jok