Welcome to Adams County 4-H!!
2018 Adams County New 4-H Enrollment Deadlines:
October 29, 2017 - Families can begin enrolling for 2018
February 14, 2018 last day for Adams County 4-H Families (extended for transitional year)
April 15, 2018 last day for Late Enrollment for Adams County 4-H Families
For further details or questions please contact the Extension Office
Animal Science Series 2018
Nebraska Extension is inviting you to participate in Animal Science Series. This is a group for youth (ages 10 - 18 as of Jan 1, 2018) that have an interest in livestock. Species covered are beef cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, and poultry. Youth will explore topics of genetics, nutrition, meats, management, equipment, and others. The ending event will be the Premier Animal Science Events (PASE), held in Lincoln, NE on campus June 25th and 26th. Youth will be able to participate in Quiz Bowl or Skill-a-thon, Meats Judging or Poultry Judging, and Livestock Judging.
This series is open to Adams and Webster County youth. We are currently recruiting for those that want to participate. Youth may join 4-H in either Adams or Webster county to participate. To begin receiving information – please complete this quick on-line survey by Wednesday, March 7th. https://go.unl.edu/2018anisciseries At the end, you will be asked to complete a doodle survey to select the best times to meet in March and April. That link is: https://doodle.com/poll/2s569fegkuwbymmh
Thank you, Beth Janning
2018 Adams County 4-H Fair
Dates: July 18 through July 23
Lancaster County has prepared a great PDF on How to Prepare Photographs for Exhibit in 4-H at Fair
2018 Workshops information Coming Soon.
The Rocketry Workshop - Watch the Adams County UNL Web site this summer for a virtual rocketry workshop. This workshop will be available 24/7 for everyone to view at their convenience. In this video the youth will be walked through step by step information regarding selecting a rocket, building and shooting the rocket. Advanced information (how to do the report and how to calculate the angle for shooting the rocket) will be shared in a workshop on June 28th, at 6:30 pm in the Grandstand at the Fairgrounds, please note this is right before the Rocket Contest.
The Nebraska 4-H Foundation along with the Nebraska 4-H Ambassadors have put together a new program for Nebraska 4-H Clubs. Any 4-H club can nominate themselves to be the "Club of the Month" by the second Friday of the month. Each month, a winner with be chosen and will receive a $50 cash card from the Nebraska 4-H Foundation and a certificate which can be displayed. Also, the Club of the Month's story will be displayed on the 4-H Foundation's website, Facebook and Twitter and a news release will be sent out to their local newspaper. Nomination forms can be found here.
Please send the nomination forms to: firstname.lastname@example.org
ADAMS COUNTY 4-H NEWS AND RESOURCES
2018 FORMS AND RESOURCES
4-H Event Calendar Spring-Winter 2018 (coming soon)
4-H Council Happenings!
The Possible Awards Are:
Project Record Books
Bucket Calf Project 1 Yr Manual and Record Book Fillable Form
Bucket Calf Project 2 Yr Record Book Fillable Form
Compete for both County & State Awards
Great award to show progress throughout 4-H Career!
4-H Achievement Awards