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4-H Life Challenge judging contests help youth learn more about issues related to family and consumer science and entrepreneurship. For more information, contact Kristin at or 402-441-7180.

County Contest

County-level Junior (for ages 8–11) AND Senior Life Challenge (for ages 12–18) will be held on Saturday, June 5, 8:30 a.m. at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln, Neb. Preregister by Wednesday, May 26 by calling 402-441-7180 or emailing (there is no entry form).

Study packet (PDF)

Beginners, note arrows in the packet for more focused study.

State Contest

Statewide Life Challenge (for ages 10 and up – by Jan. 1) will be held Monday, June 28 and Tuesday, June 29 on University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus. Lancaster County 4-H'ers wishing to participate, contact Kristin by Wednesday, May 26.

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