Dakota County 4-H


4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership
with caring adults. 4-H is education for life that uses a learn-by-doing approach.

Active in all 93 counties and at 4h.unl.edu

Dakota County 4-H

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

Livestock Quality assurance is required for all 4-H exhibitors that will be showing a meat animal (beef, sheep, goat, swine & rabbit) at county fair, state fair and Ak-Sar-Ben.  A brand new curriculum is available in 2017 YOUTH FOR THE QUALITY CARE OF ANIMALS.    Register for the classes at yqca.learngrow.io

Quality Assurance

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.

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

This spring, Nebraska 4-H is asking alumni to raise their hands!

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