4-H - Lancaster County

4-H/FFA Fair Book Is Online

Fair Book 24 thumbnail.jpgThe 2024 Lancaster County Super Fair will be Aug. 1–10 at the Sandhills Global Event Center. 4-H & FFA Exhibits & Events will be Aug. 1–4, and 4-H Horse Shows July 31–Aug. 4. The Lancaster County 4-H & FFA Fair Book contains entry information for exhibiting in 4-H/FFA at the Super Fair. Continue reading…

 

New in 4-H at the Super Fair

Super Fair 4H FFA logos.jpgThe 2024 Lancaster County Super Fair will be Aug. 1–10 at the Sandhills Global Event Center. 4-H & FFA Exhibits & Events will be Aug. 1–4, and 4-H Horse Shows July 31–Aug. 4. The Lancaster County 4-H & FFA Fair Book contains entry information for exhibiting in 4-H/FFA at the Super Fair. Continue reading…

 

New Rules for State Fair Premier Science Award

State-Fair_logo4h_YEARLESS for enewsletter.jpgNew this year, the State Fair Premier Science Award will not be selected by judges at county fairs, but submitted by 4-H’ers via an application process. 4-H’ers may select ONE exhibit from any static exhibit project entered at a county fair selected by judges for the State Fair... Continue reading…

 

4-H Council Camp Scholarship Still Available

4Hlogo_horz.jpgLancaster County 4-H Council offers camp scholarships! A limited number of Lancaster County 4-H youth will receive $200 scholarships to attend one or more of the following camps: Nebraska 4-H Summer Camp Series, Big Red Summer Academic Camps and/or UNL Winners Unlimited Livestock Judging Camp. Continue reading…

 

Presentation Contest, April 27; Register by April 22

A 4-H Illustrated Presentation from 2023This year’s Lancaster County 4-H Illustrated Presentations Contest will be Saturday, April 27, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Suite A, Lincoln. Open to all 4-H’ers ages 8–18 — need not be enrolled in a specific project. Continue reading…

 

Lancaster County Livestock Judging

Lancaster County Livestock JudgingFun opportunity for 4-H youth interested in learning more about livestock judging and participating in contests throughout the state! Weekly livestock judging practices will be coached by Sarah Dilley, former Lancaster County 4-H’er and UNL Livestock Judging team member. Continue reading…

 

Big Red Camps Registration Due by May 20

Big Red Camps 2024 Registration OpenBig Red Camps are residential career exploration camps held at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. During the week-long camps, participants will work with our university faculty to explore the topic of their particular camp, like filmmaking or crop science. Continue reading…

 

Dog Virtual Trivia Contest Online Now!

Dog Paw Green.jpgThe Lancaster County 4-H Dog Virtual Trivia Contest is an opportunity for youth to test their knowledge of dog science and skills in working with dogs — as well as expand their knowledge. The contest is available online Wednesday, May 8, Noon–Wednesday, May 15, 11:59 p.m. No registration required! Continue reading…

 

Next Dog Workshop May 23; Register by May 21

Dog Workshop GraphicHow do you prepare a dog for a 4-H show? How do you successfully train a dog? How are dogs judged? Learn all this and more at the 4-H Dog Workshops, held 6 p.m. on Thursdays, March 21, April 11, May 9 and May 23 at the Greater Lincoln Obedience Club, 5740 Johanna Road, Bay 4, Lincoln. Continue reading…

 
Originally published March 29, 2024 - Submit an Item