4-H - Lancaster County - May 13

Dog Virtual Trivia Contest, May 11–18

Dog Paw Green.jpgThe Lancaster County 4-H Dog Virtual Trivia Contest will be available Wednesday, May 11, Noon–Wednesday, May 18, 11:59 p.m. Contest is open to 4-H’ers ages 8–18 — need not be enrolled in a specific project and do not need a dog. This year’s contest will focus on Terrier dog breeds. Continue reading…

 

Big Red Summer Academic Camps Deadline May 20

NE4H-BRC_Registration-Open_2022.jpgBig Red Summer Academic Camps are residential, career exploration camps held at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. They are open to all youth grades 9th/10th–12th, including recent high school graduates. This year’s dates are June 12–17. Registration deadline is May 20. Continue reading…

 

Livestock Premium Auction Donations Needed

2021 Lancaster County 4-H/FFA Purple Ribbon Livestock Premium AuctionPlease remember to talk with your community businesses to get donations for the Lancaster County 4-H/FFA Purple Ribbon Livestock Premium Auction. The success of the auction is dependent on 4-H’ers to acquire donations and buyers for the auction to support scholarships for the youth of this county! Continue reading…

 

Wonder Cats 4-H Club Welcomes New Members

2022 Cat Show/ClinicThe Wonder Cats 4-H Club is accepting new members. Meetings are held on the last Thursday of each month, 4:30–5:30 p.m. We rotate between in-person meetings with speakers and demonstrations, and Zoom meetings so members are able to work with their cats at home. Continue reading…

 

Life Challenge Contest, June 1

2021 Life Challenge ContestThe Lancaster County 4-H Life Challenge will be held on Wednesday, June 1, 8:30 a.m. at the Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Suite A, Lincoln. Register by Thursday, May 26 by calling 402-441-7180 (there is no entry form). Continue reading…

 

Sewing Help Sessions, June 2, 3 & 4

Kath Conroy.jpgSewing Help sessions for 4-H youth ages 8 and up will be held Thursday, June 2 and Friday, June 3 from 12:30–4 p.m. and Saturday, June 4 from 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. at the Bernina Sewing Center, 5500 Old Cheney Rd, Suite 7, Lincoln. No fees or pre-registration required, just drop in. Continue reading…

 

Horse Judging Contest, June 3

2021 Horse Judging ContestThe Lancaster County 4-H Horse Judging Contest will be held on Friday, June 3 at the Lancaster Event Center Fairgrounds – Pavilion 3, 5 p.m. Registration will be 4:30–5 p.m. Open to all 4-H’ers — need not be enrolled in a horse project. Enter day of contest. Continue reading…

 

Pre-District Horse Show, June 4

Horse PreDistricts Show 2018 - 01.jpgThe Lancaster County 4-H Horse VIPS Committee is sponsoring a 4-H Pre-District Show on Saturday, June 4, 8:30 a.m. at the Lancaster Event Center Fairgrounds – Pavilion 3 to help youth prepare for Districts. All youth ages 8–18 are welcome — need not be in 4-H! LEC Fairgrounds shavings must be used. Continue reading…

 

Babysitting Training for 5th–10th Graders, June 9

Extension Babysitting Training 2019Extension Educator Hayley Jackson will present a Babysitting Training open to all youth ages 11–15 on Thursday, June 9, 9 a.m.–3:30 p.m. at the Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Suite A, Lincoln. Register by Monday, May 30. Space is limited. Continue reading…

 

Plant Science Online Contests

Plant Science Contests 2018 - 09.jpgAll youth and adults may test their knowledge of plants through two upcoming plant science online contests.
• Lancaster County 4-H Online Tree ID and Grass & Weed ID Contests will be available from Friday, June 3, 9 a.m. through Tuesday, June 21, 9 a.m. Continue reading…

 

Plant Science In-Person Contests, June 15

2021 4-H Plant Science ContestThree Plant Science Contests will be held Wednesday, June 15, 10 a.m.–noon at the Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Suite A, Lincoln. Registration is required by Monday, June 13 by calling 402-441-7180. Open to 4-H’ers from all counties, ages 10–18. Continue reading…

 

4-H Alum T-shirts

alum T shirt 19.jpgLancaster County 4-H seniors who graduate in spring 2022 are eligible for a free 4-H alum T-Shirt, courtesy of Lancaster County 4-H Council. If seniors have not already received their shirt, they may pick it up at the Extension office at 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln. Continue reading…

 

4-H Summer Camps

NE4H-Camp-Register-Now.jpgNebraska State 4-H Camp near Halsey will offer several overnight camps June–August open to all youth ages 8–18 (need not be enrolled in 4-H). Sessions include Innovation Nation, Horses & High Ropes, Kravin’ Waves and Wacky & Crafty. Charter bus transportation options will also be offered... Continue reading…

 
Originally published May 13, 2022 - Submit an Item