4-H Calendar of Events

2017

CUSTER COUNTY 4-H

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Any changes to the calendar will be announced as needed in the 4-H Bow Knot newsletters.

 

JANUARY

2                  -     Office closed for holiday

15               -     2018 CWF Curriculum Meeting, 4-H Building, 2:00 p.m.

15               -     2018 CWF Payment Due

16               -     Office closed for Martin Luther King Jr Day

16               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 6:30 p.m.

21-22         -     Nebraska 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Certification, Lincoln

27-28         -     Nebraska State 4-H Indoor Archery Tournament, Columbus

31               -     4-H Club Year-End Treasurer’s Reports Due in Extension Office

 

FEBRUARY

4                  -     Market Beef Weigh-In, Broken Bow Animal Hospital, 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

12                -     2018 CWF Curriculum Meeting, 4-H Building, 2:00 p.m.

15               -     Summer 4-H Camp Staff Applications Due

20               -     Office closed for Presidents Day

25               -     Nebraska Cattlemen’s Classic Livestock Judging Contest, Kearney

27               -     4-H & FFA Livestock Judging Contest, Broken Bow, 6:00 p.m.

MARCH

1                  -     Deadline for ad sales

1                  -     Deadline for Premium Book Cover Photo Contest

3                  -     4-H Scholarship Application deadline

3                  -     Application deadline for 2017 Governor's Ag Excellence Award

6                  -     Entries due in county office for 4-H Horse Stampede

11-12         -     Nebraska State 4-H Air Pistol Championships, Lincoln

12               -     2018 CWF Curriculum Meeting, 4-H Building, 2:00 p.m.

15               -     2018 CWF Payment Due

17               -     Registrations for Custer County 4-H Indoor Archery Match due in Extension Office

18               -     Nebraska State 4-H BB Gun Championships, Kimball

19               -     Nebraska State 4-H Air Rifle Championships, Kimball

20               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 7:30 p.m.

25               -     County 4-H Indoor Archery Match, Shooting Range, Fairgrounds

30               -     Registrations for 4-H Public Speaking Contest due in Extension Office

APRIL

1                  -     Deadline for 4-H ONLINE Enrollments

1                  -     Deadline for 4-H membership contest

1                  -     4 -H Horse Stampede & Companion Animal Challenge, Lincoln

1-2              -     Nebraska 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Certification, Albion

6                  -     4-H Public Speaking Contest, 4-H Building, 6:30 p.m.

10               -     Deadline for 4-H membership fees due in the Extension Office

15               -     Market Beef DNA Deadline for State Fair & Ak-Sar-Ben

23               -     State 4-H Clay Target Championships, Grand Island

28               -     Office closed for Arbor Day

29               -     West Central Regional 4-H Speech & Interview Contests, North Platte

MAY

1                  -     Camp Counselor Applications Due

1                  -     Pre-registrations due for 5th Annual Custer County Challenge Beef Progress Show

1                  -     4-H T-Shirt Orders due

8                  -     Deadline for Life Challenge Sign-Up

12               -     4-H Horse ID’s due in Extension Office

12               -     State and District 4-H Horse Show Entries due in Extension Office

15               -     2018 CWF Payment Due

15               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 8:00 p.m.  *Cancelled*

21               -     5th Annual Custer County Challenge Beef Progress Show, Fairgrounds in Broken Bow

23              -    Custer County Youth Animal Quality Assurance Training, 6:00 p.m. meet at Adams Land & Cattle Corporate Office, Broken Bow

25               -     Animal Science Youth Field Day, Curtis

29               -     Office closed for Memorial Day

JUNE

3-4              -     Nebraska State 4-H Outdoor Archery Tournament, Grand Island

5                  -     4-H Sheep Weigh-In and Identification Day, Fairgrounds, Broken Bow, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

8                 -    Registrations for 4-H Presentation Contest due in Extension Office

11-16          -     Big Red Summer Camps

12               -     District 4-H Horse Show, Lexington

13               -     District 4-H Horse Show, Taylor            

14               -     District 4-H Horse Show, Wayne

15               -     State Fair & Ak-Sar-Ben DNA Samples due for Market Swine, Market Lambs, Meat Goat & Feeder Calf

15               -     4-H Livestock ID's due in Extension Office

15               -     4-H Presentation Contest, 4-H Building, 9:30 a.m.

23               -     4-H Market Beef Carcass nominations due in Extension Office

25-30         -     2017 4-H Shooting Sports National Championships, Grand Island, NE

26-27         -     P.A.S.E. Animal Science Judging Contest, UNL, Lincoln

26-27         -     Life Challenge Event, UNL Campus, Lincoln

30           -     COUNTY FAIR ENTRY FORMS DUE IN Extension Office by 5:00 p.m.

 JULY

4                  -     Office closed for Independence Day

8                  -     Broiler Orders/Entries due at Ak-Sar-Ben

15               -     2018 CWF Payment Due

16-20         -     State 4-H Horse Show, Fonner Park, Grand Island

17               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 8:00 p.m.

17               -     Modeling narratives due in Extension Office

18               -     CWF Concession Stand Work Night & Information Meeting, Fairgrounds, 6:00 p.m.

20               -     On-site interviews for “Homes For Wildlife” 4-H Wildlife Habitat Exhibits

20               -     Clothing Construction and Fashion Show Judging, Evangelical Free Church  Broken Bow           

20               -     4-H Public Fashion Show, Evangelical Free Church, Broken Bow, 7:00 p.m.

26               -     4-H Entry Day for all exhibits except food, clothing, horticulture, and     livestock

28               -     4-H Dog Show, Fairgrounds

28-29         -     4-H Firearms Shooting Matches, Fairgrounds

28-Aug. 3  -     Custer County Fair

29               -     Foods & Garden/Horticulture Judging, Fairgrounds

 

AUGUST

3                  -     4-H & FFA Livestock Auction, Fairgrounds

21               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 8:00 p.m., (if needed)

25-Sept. 4 -     Nebraska State Fair, Grand Island

SEPTEMBER

4                  -     Office closed for Labor Day

10               -     2018 CWF Curriculum Meeting, 4-H Building, 2:00 p.m.

15               -     2018 CWF Payment Due

15               -     Record books and award applications due to organizational leaders

18               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 8:00 p.m.

25               -     Entries due for 4-H Window Display Contest

28-Oct 1    -     AK-SAR-BEN Stock Show, Fonner Park, Nebraska State Fairgrounds, Grand Island NE

29               -     4-H Window Display Contest judging day

30               -     2016 Nebraska Youth Small bore Silhouette Invitational, Pressey Wildlife Management Area, Oconto

OCTOBER

1-7              -     National 4-H Week

2                  -     Record books, award applications, secretary books and leader year-end reports due in the Extension Office.

9                  -     Office closed for Columbus Day

NOVEMBER

10               -     Office closed for Veteran’s Day

12               -     2018 CWF Curriculum Meeting, 4-H Building, 2:00 p.m.

15               -     2018 CWF Payment Due

17               -     4-H Recognition Night, City Auditorium, BBQ 5:30-7:00 p.m.

                                          Awards Program and 4-H Council Elections 7:00 p.m.

20               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 7:30 p.m.

23-24         -     Office closed for Thanksgiving

DECEMBER

25               -     Office closed for holiday

 

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