4-H Youth Development

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

Pillow Sewing Workshop, Feb. 20

4-H youth ages 8 and older are invited to learn beginning sewing skills and make a pillow at the “Pillow Party” sewing workshop on Saturday, Feb. 20, 9 a.m. at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road. No cost to attend. Sign up by Feb. 17 by calling 402-441-7180. 4-H Pillow Sewing 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

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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

4-H Year in Review!

In 2015, Lancaster County 4-H involved nearly: 1,017 club members, 248 independent members, 2,205 youth in afterschool & summer programs which incorporated 4-H activities, and 20,582 youth in 4-H school enrichment programs. Nearly 1,345 adults volunteered!

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