2017 4-H Calendar

 January

       16 - 4-H Council Meeting – Curtis @ 7:30 pm – Ed Center Room #129

       21 - Early Market Beef Weigh-in – NCTA 9-11 am      

February

    1-28 - Nebraska 4-H Promotion Month

         3 - Due – Registration for NE Cattlemen’s Classic Judging Contest

       25 - Nebraska Cattlemen’s Classic Judging Contest – Kearney

       26 - MANDATORY – Sharp Shooters Organizational Meeting & Registration @ 4 pm

       28 - 4-H Parent/Older Youth Update Training & Soup Supper at NCTA 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

March

         1 - Due – Applications for Camp Scholarships

         4 - Market Beef Weigh-In - NCTA 9-11 am

         4 - 4-H Shotgun Sports Fun & Registration Day 1-4pm

       10 - Due – Registration for 4-H Horse Stampede

       20 - 4-H Council Meeting– Curtis @ 7:30 pm – Ed Center Rm 129

       27 - Due - Registration for County Speech Contest

       27 - Livestock Quality Assurance Training – Eustis 6:30 pm

April

         1 - 4-H Horse Stampede  

         2 - Due – 4-H Market Beef ID's

         3 - Speech Contest – 6:30 pm Curtis – NCTA

         7 - Due - Registrations for Panhandle Regional Speech Contest

       11 - Livestock Quality Assurance Training – Curtis 6:30 pm 

       10 - 1st Chapter Celebration in North Platte 7-8 pm

       14 - Due – Registrations for West Central Regional Speech Contest

       15 - Due – 4-H Enrollment due online

       15 - Early Bird Registration for Nebraska 4-H Summer Camps - Save 10% & Big Red Camps

       22 - Panhandle Regional Speech Contest

       24 - Sheep & Goat Tagging Day – Frontier County Fairgrounds in Stockville @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

       29 - West Central Regional Speech @ WCREC

May

         1 - Regular Registration for Nebraska 4-H Summer Camp, Camp Counselor Training, and Big Red Camps

         2 - Sheep & Goat Tagging Day - Eustis @  6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

         5 - Due – Registrations for Southeast Regional Speech Contest 

       11- Due – Registrations for Northeast Regional Speech Contest

       12 - Due - 4-H Horse ID's, District & State Show Entries

       12 - MVES Field Day & 4-H Food Stand

       15 - Final Registrations for Big Red Summer Camps

       15 - 4-H Council Meeting– Curtis @ 7:30 pm – Ed Center Rm 129

       18 - Southeast Regional Speech Contest

       25 - Northeast Regional Speech Contest

       25 - West Central District Youth Animal Science Field Day – NCTA, Curtis

30-June 2 - Camp Counselor Training - Halsey (Ages 15-18)

 June

         1 - Due - Breeding Beef, Stocker-Feeder, Dairy, Swine, Sheep, Goat, and Rabbit ID’s

         2 - Due – PASE/Life Challenge registrations

  11-16 - Big Red Camps

       12 - District Horse Show – Lexington

       13 - Outdoor Summer Day Camp – Curtis (8-12 yr olds)

       14 - Clover Kid Camp - Curtis

       20 - Due - Registration for Presentations Contest   

       23 - Due - Registration for Clothing

       23 - Due - Registration for Photography

       23 - Due - Registration for exhibits for Stockville Fair

  26-27 - PASE/Life Challenge Event

       27 - NO entries accepted for Stockville Fair after this  date

       28 - Fashion Show & Clothing Construction Judging

       28 - Photography Judging         

       22 - Presentations Equipment Practice 4-6 pm @ NCTA  Ed Center

       27 - Presentations Contest w/Red Willow- McCook- 6 pm

July

         1 - Due - State Fair Volunteer Applications

         1 - 1st half of 4-H Shooting Sports Contest

         5 - 2nd half of 4-H Shooting Sports Contest

      5-9 - Frontier County Fair – Stockville

       10 - Due - Registration for exhibits for Eustis Fair

       14 - NO entries accepted for Eustis Fair after this date

  16-20 - State 4-H Horse Exposition - Grand Island

       17 - 4-H Council Meeting– Eustis @ 7:30 pm – Eustis Fair Building

August

      2-5 - Eustis Fair & Corn Show - Eustis

       10 - Due - State Fair Entries including Livestock AKSARBEN entries also due      

      23 - State Fair Entry Day

25-Sept 4 - Nebraska State Fair - Grand Island

September

       18 - 4-H Council Meeting– Curtis @ 7:30 pm –Ed Center Rm 129

  22-23 - NE 4-H Dog Expo - Hastings

  28-October 1 - AKSARBEN in Grand Island

       29 - Due - 4-H Career Portfolios

       29 - Due - 4-H Leader Project Summary & Club Summary

 October

      2-6 - National 4-H Week

November

         5 - 4-H Achievement & Annual Meeting @ Curtis

December