4-H - Lancaster County - February 15

Pick-A-Pig club accepting new members by March 13

 The Pick-A-Pig 4-H club is accepting new members for anyone who wants to learn about pork production and show a pig at the Lancaster County Super Fair. The club is open to all city and rural youth ages 8–18. If you are interested, contact Harry Muhlbach at 402-430-7304 by March 13. The first... Continue reading…

4-H to 4-Years Paid, Feb. 27

 Need money for college? Grab those reins and come join us to learn more about equine scholarships for 4-H youth. Kayla Schieffer will be discussing opportunities for higher education funding, essay, resume and UNL tips. This event is designed for high school students of all ages (especially junior Continue reading…

State 4-H Horse Stampede entries due March 1

Drawing by Cadi WilbeckThe annual 4-H Horse Stampede will be held Saturday, March 30 at the UNL Animal Science Building on East Campus. Stampede includes the 4-H state horse-related competitions which do not require a horse: Horse Bowl, Public Speaking, Demonstration and Art and Photography Contest. Open to 4-H’ers... Continue reading…

Governor’s Ag Excellence Awards due March 1

 The Governor’s Agricultural Excellence Awards are sponsored by the Nebraska 4-H Foundation and Nebraska Investment Finance Authority (NIFA). Each year, 25 4-H clubs are awarded $500 to be used as described in the award application form completed by the club. Clubs may use the award dollars for... Continue reading…

4-H Jammie workshop, March 2

 4-H youth ages 8 and older are invited to practice their basic sewing skills and make pajama or lounge wear pants at the Jammie Jamboree sewing workshop on Saturday, March 2, 9 a.m. until about noon at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln. No cost to attend. Continue reading…

Horse Judging School, March 2

 Mark your calendars for this year's in person horse judging school, presented by the UNL State Horse Program, for Saturday, March 2 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. If you are an aspiring judge, a current judge that needs re-certification, a youth, or judging team coach this is a great opportunity... Continue reading…

4-H Furniture Painting workshop, March 9

 4-H youth ages 8 and up are invited to participate in a Furniture Painting workshop on Saturday, March 9, 9 a.m. until about noon at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln. No cost to attend. Adults are welcome to attend to help youth. Must register by Wednesday... Continue reading…

Poultry Judging Clinic, March 16

4-H Poultry Judging is back! Any 4-H youth ages 10-18 with an interest in poultry and learning how to judge eggs, live laying hens and meat chickens are invited to participate in the 4-H Poultry Judging Clinic on March 16 at UNL's Animal Science Building. This is a great clinic for those 4-H... Continue reading…

Horsemanship level testing dates

 Now is a good time to start thinking about new 4-H horsemanship level goals! The 2019 group testings will be held at the Lancaster Event Center – Pavilion 4, Amy Countryman Arena on the following Tuesday evenings: April 9, April 23, May 7, May 21, June 4 and June 25. Contact Kate Pulec... Continue reading…

UNL Red Letter Days

 Red Letter Days are an opportunity for high school juniors and seniors to get a firsthand experience of what life is like as a student at University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Upcoming dates in February, March and April.

More details at: https://go.unl.edu/see6
Originally published February 15, 2019 - Submit an Item