4-H - Lancaster County

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…

 

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…

 

Support 4-H by Eating Out, May 1 & 2

Runza Culvers 24.jpgHungry? Support 4-H by eating out at upcoming restaurant fundraisers for Lancaster County 4-H Council! 4-H Council helps support 4-H programs, activities and scholarships.
• Runza at 33rd & Pioneers on May 1, 5–8 p.m.
• Culver’s restaurants at Lincoln’s three locations on May 2, all day. Continue reading…

 

Sheep & Meat Goat Weigh-In; RSVP by April 29

Sheep weigh-in in 2023.4-H/FFA market sheep or market meat goat exhibitors planning to participate in the performance class based on rate of gain at the Lancaster County Super Fair must have their lambs and goats weighed on Monday, May 6, 6–7 p.m. at the Sandhills Global Event Center – Currency Pavilion. Continue reading…

 

Cat Workshop, May 18

Fun Cat Show January 2024How do you prepare a cat for a 4-H Show? How do you successfully bathe a cat? How are cats judged? Learn all this and more at the upcoming 4-H Cat Workshop, held on Saturday, May 18, 9 a.m. at the Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Suite A, Lincoln. Continue reading…

 

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…

 

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…

 

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…

 

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…

 
Originally published April 5, 2024 - Submit an Item