Nebraska Extension in Richardson County

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As we embark on a new 4-H programming year, it is time again to re-enroll for the 2017 year.  Once again, this year, all enrollments/re-enrollments will be done online at  

 4hOnline is a web-based enrollment system that will allow families to enroll in 4-H on your personal computer or mobile device.  You'll be able to complete all of the information necessary to join 4-H online, including 4-H code of conduct forms and health forms.  There will be no paper forms to submit for enrollment for youth.  A detailed enrollment cheat sheet is available below, under Youth Enrollment, to help you get enrolled.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
First United Methodist Church Basement

2017 Speech/PSA Entry Form (pdf, 2 pgs, 167 kb)

2017 Presentation Entry Form (pdf, 3 pgs, 127 kb)


Thursday, May 25, 2017, 6:00 p.m.
First United Methodist Church Basement

Open to anyone!  You do not need to be a 4-H member to enter!!!!

 2017 Music Contest Entry Form (pdf, 2 pgs 264 kb) due to the Extension Office May 1st, 2017.  You can also register by calling 402-245-4324 or emailing with your name, age, category (vocal, piano and/or Instrumental), and composer of each section.

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