Nebraska Extension in Dakota County

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OCTOBER 1ST THRU 7TH, 2017  Show your love and support for 4-H!

During National 4-H week try out some of the ideas below to promote 4-H in Dakota County.  Make sure you share on social media!

Plan to Attend Nonprofit Board Boot Camp Near You

Rural communities are supported by numerous nonprofits organized to manage regional and local projects and events. While willing to serve in new leadership roles, many people come onto boards with no familiarity or knowledge of how nonprofit organizations function or the legal requirements. Since rules and regulations governing nonprofits change, it's also important continuing board members be periodically updated.

Nebraska Extension and the Nonprofit Association of the Midlands are partnering to provide Nonprofit Board Boot Camps throughout Nebraska. Fall boot camps will be held in:

September Newsletter (12 pgs PDF 2.17 MB) Have you said Thank You? Career Portfolios & Diamond Clover State Fair results 4-H Club of Excellence National 4-H Week Fall Schedule of 4-H Saturdays Missouri River Clean-Up Shooting Sprots training First Lego League  Online Cat Club Volunteer Training

Tired of hearing "I'm bored"?  Involve the kids in 4-H and never hear that phrase again.  Throughout the summer and across the state there are plenty of exciting and fun learning experiences for kids of all ages.  

Opportunities are listed by date.  By clicking on the links you will find more information, registrations and more.  

Summer camps including large and small animals, day camps and overnight experiences.

Horse shows and clinics

Junior Robotics Camps Students going into 1st, 2nd and 3rd grades

Are you looking to gain new skills this year?  The consider joining the fun on "4-H Saturdays" this year.  There are several hands -on projects for youth to complete and learn new skills.  Open for youth ages -18 years-old.  For more information please contact the Extension Office.  Flyer

National Youth Science Day Experiment - September 30, 2017
Photography - October 21, 2017
Family History Detective - November 18th
Batik - December 9, 2017
Junk Drawer Robotics - December 30, 2017

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