4-H Shows and Events


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2017 Central IV Calendar of 4-H Activities


March 18- Paws On Dog Workshop in Lincoln

March 25- Spring Rabit Show


April 1- Horse Stampede (deadline to register is  is February 27)

April 1- Burt County Beef Preview  (Entry Form)

April 1-2- NE 4-H Roping Clinic (deadline to register is March 26)

April 2- Central IV Speech Contest (deadline to register by calling your local Extension office is March 24)

April 22- 4-H Poultry Judging Clinic



May 25- Regional 4-H Speech Contest at Norfolk

May 31- Pitzer's 4-H Horse Judging Contest 

May 31- Nebraska Pork Youth Conference


June 10-  Central IV Archery Contest 

June 11- Archery Contest, Ord Fairgrounds

June 11- Favorite Foods & Presentations Contest, Ord

June 11-Sheridan County Goat, Beef & Sheep 4-H Progress Show (deadline to register is June 7)

June 11- Deuel County Progress Show Hog, Lamb, Beef & Goat (Entry Form

2017- District Horse Shows (deadline to register is May 1)

  • June 12- Lexington
  • June 13- Taylor

June 13-Regional ID Contests for tree, weed/grass, insect and horticulture judging

June 14- Mega Workshop (location TBD)

June 15- STEM Workshp, Ord

June 17-  Central IV Dog Show (deadline to register is June 9) Certificate of Vaccination

June 17- Dawes County Goat, Beef & Sheep 4-H Progress Show (deadline to register is June 5)

June 24- Chase County Classic Horse Show

June 26-27- PASE/Life Challenge


July 6- Central IV Clothing Judging at Greeley (entries due June 26)

July 10-14- Nebraska Agricultural Youth Institute 2017 (applications due April 15)

July 16-20-2017 State Horse Show (deadline to register is May 1)

July 19-23- Howard County Fair

July 22-26- Sherman County Fair


August 1-5- Valley County Fair

August 6-9-Greeley County Fair

August 25- September 4- Nebraska State Fair


September 28- October 1- AkSarBen