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4-H Holiday Maker Day

Click here for registration form!

Mark your calendar for Saturday, December 3 from 9:00 - noon to enjoy some merriment, sip some cocoa and do some holiday "making". Choose from three of the following activities to take part in:

  • Sew a simple Christmas stocking
  • Make a birdfeeder
  • Assemble and decorate a graham cracker gingerbread house
  • Make a light-up Christmas card (using LED bulb, battery & copper tape) and an ornament
  • Create a snow globe
  • Make a holiday centerpiece

Everyone will get to decorate cookies and take part in games, while storytime and a few crafts will be available for younger siblings. The whole family is invited to attend. Need not be in 4-H to attend. Bring a friend!!!

Registration is limited so contact the Extension Office to sign up soon!


Enroll in Seward County 4-H

4-H Online is now ready for  4-H enrollments. Whether you're a past member that needs to re-enroll or a new youth that needs to sign up for the first time, click on the above link and get started. Below you will find guides that will help make the process easier.

4HOnline Steps to Enroll NEW Member (pdf) 
4HOnline Steps to Re-Enroll Member (pdf)
4HOnline Steps to Enroll NEW Volunteer (pdf)
4HOnline Steps to Enroll Volunteer with Existing Family (pdf)
4H Online Steps to Re-Enroll Volunteer (pdf)           

 Please call the Extension Office if you have any questions, 402-643-2981.


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