4-H - Lancaster County - June 21

Clover College Still Has Some Workshops Open

 4-H Clover College will be June 25–28 at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln. Youth must be currently at least 8 years old (as of June 25) to attend the remaining workshops. Need not be enrolled in 4-H. Many workshops are full, but several have openings!

More details at: https://lancaster.unl.edu/cc

Chicken Dinner Advance Tickets On Sale Now

 At the Lancaster County Super Fair, Lancaster County 4-H Council is hosting a Chicken Dinner on Friday, Aug. 2, 5:30–7:30 p.m. at the Exhibit Hall - Lancaster County Farm Bureau Room (during the 4-H Table Setting Contest). Dinner features Raising Cane’s chicken fingers hot off their food truck... Continue reading…

June Spotlight on 4-H Newsletter

 Nebraska's “Spotlight on 4-H" newsletter for 4-H volunteers, members and families is packed with information and resources. June issue is now online and is being mailed to club leaders. Topics include: 4-H Trip Ideas, Clover Kid Lessons, Preparing Exhibits for Fair and Seeing i2i.

More details at: https://go.unl.edu/xt2r

4-H Expert Sewing Help

 4-H youth ages 8 and up can get sewing help for any 4-H sewing project Tuesday, July 9–Friday, July 12, 12:30–4:30 p.m., at the Bernina Sewing Center, 5625 O St., Lincoln. No pre-registration required or fees, just drop in. Get the expert help you need to put your project together or for any... Continue reading…

Presentations Contest, July 13

 This year’s Presentations Contest will be Saturday, July 13, 8:30 a.m. at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road. Register by Monday, July 8 calling 402-441-7180 and providing youth name(s), age(s) by Jan. 1 of current year, presentation title, class number and time slot... Continue reading…

Volunteers Needed

 Lancaster County 4-H asks for adults and youth ages 8 and up to help 4-H during the Lancaster County Super Fair. If you, someone from your club or an interested volunteer would like to help, contact the Extension office at 402-441-7180. Help is needed:
• IN THE 4-H FOOD STAND (ages 8 and up) from We Continue reading…

4-H/FFA Livestock Booster Club Scholarships

Applications for the Lancaster County 4-H/FFA Livestock Booster Club $500 college scholarship are due July 6. Open to all Lancaster County 4-H/FFA seniors, but preference to those who have exhibited production livestock in 4-H or FFA. The application is at the Extension office and online at http://go.unl.edu/5bg. For more information, contact Calvin DeVries at 402-441-7180. Two winners will be announced at the Youth Livestock Premium Auction.

State Fair Static Exhibitor Discount Tickets

 New in 2019: 4-H youth exhibiting static exhibits at the Nebraska State Fair will order advance discount tickets directly from the Nebraska State Fair. Discount tickets will no longer be available through the county offices. Details on ordering tickets will be available soon. All livestock... Continue reading…

Many Ways to Use 4-H Activity Certificates

 Lancaster County 4-H Council provides 4-H Activity Certificates worth $30 for 4-H’ers achievements at contests such as Speech/PSA, Presentations and Bicycle Safety. Activity Certificates are also awarded at Achievement Celebration to 4-H’ers with the highest number of community service hours and... Continue reading…

Originally published June 21, 2019 - Submit an Item