4-H Youth Development
What's Happening Highlights!
Pick-A-Pig 4-H Club Accepting New Members
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 1. If you want to learn more about 4-H, contact 402-441-7180
Crocheting Workshop, Feb 6
4-H youth ages 10 and older are invited to learn how to crochet a washcloth utilizing the single crochet stitch at the “Basic Crocheting” workshop on Saturday, Feb. 6, 9 a.m. at the Lancaster Extension Education Center. No cost — all supplies will be provided. Adults are welcome to attend to help 4-H’ers. Must preregister by Feb. 3 by calling 402-441-7180. 4-H Crochet Workshop - Learn more
Governor's Ag Excellence Award
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. Forms are due by March 4, visit Here
Are You Interested in 4-H?
If you are interested in the 4-H program in Lancaster County, Nebraska, you can fill out an on-line form to let us know how we can help you. It's easy. This form is for both youth who want to join 4-H and adults who are interested in volunteering! Fill Out The Form
4-H Teen Council Accepting New Members
4-H Teen Council is a leadership organization for youth in grades 7–12. Meetings are held the second Sunday of each month at 3 p.m. at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln. You'll have so much fun, you won't realize you're learning leadership! Learn more
4-H Members and Volunteers Must Re-Enroll Every Year
IMPORTANT! Please enroll ASAP! Nebraska State 4-H has transitioned the 4HOnline database to the new 4-H year. Current 4-H members and volunteer who do not re-enroll on the 4-H enrollment website 4HOnline at https://ne.4honline.com are no longer officially enrolled members. Details and Links Here
4-H Achievement Celebration
Lancaster County 4-H and 4-H Council invite to the 4-H Achievement Celebration Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Lancaster Extension Education Center. 4-H members, clubs and volunteers receiving awards,scholarships or pins will be mailed detailed information.
4-H Specialty Clubs Accepting New Members
Several Lancaster County specialty 4-H clubs are looking for new 4-H members. Both current 4-H members and those interested in joining 4-H are invited to join these clubs. Details
Calendars - News:
- Current 4-H E-News
- 2016 Local 4-H Calendar of Events.
- The NEBLINE Newsletter
- Lancaster County 4-H Social Media
Upcoming Events Calendar
4-H Member Resources:
- Enrollment forms, scholarship & awards, club resources...
- Horse Project
- Livestock & Companion Animal Projects
- Static Exhibit & Other Projects
- 4-H Staff Contacts
County & State Fair:
Be a 4-H Volunteer!
- Become a 4-H Volunteer
- On-line Interest Form
- Heart of 4-H Award Nomination
- Spotlight on 4-H Newsletter
- Nebraska 4-H Volunteer Code of Ethics
- Lancaster County 4-H Program
- Clover College
- 4-H Clover Kids (ages 5-7)
- On-line Interest Form
- Nebraska State 4-H
4-H School Enrichment
- 4-H Embryology & Egg Cam
- Ag Literacy Festival
- NEP School Enrichment
- After School Programs
- earth wellness festival
Find 4-H Clubs in Your Community! If you live outside of Lancaster County, Nebraska and would like more information about 4-H programs in your community, contact your local extension office. To find your local office, visit HERE