Cheyenne, Kimball & Banner Counties 4-H

LET'S MAKE FACE MASKS

Sidney Regional Medical Center (SRMC) is struggling to have enough masks for their health care workers.  The 4-H Council is holding a contest from now until April 24th for all clubs to participate  The  4-H club that makes the highest rate of masks per member ratio will receive $100. 

If you are need of any supplies (fabric, thread, elastic), please call Lynn at the Extension Office 254-4455 or email lmckinney3@unl.edu to arrange to pick the supplies up.

Community Service Flyer

PATTERN AND INSTRUCTIONS

We Can Sew It
Sarah Maker Face Mask

Face masks can be dropped off at the Extension Office.

 4-H Online Enrollment

As we embark on a new 4-H programming year, we are excited to introduce you to our on-line enrollment system. All 4-H families will enroll in clubs and projects through 4HOnline at ne.4honline.com .  You will need to create a new family account and profiles for each 4-H member at ne.4honline.com to participate in the 2018 program year. 4HOnline is a web-based enrollment system that will allow families to enroll in 4-H on your personal computer, mobile device or at local enrollment events hosted in your county.  You'll be able to complete all of the information necessary to join.

Welcome to Cheyenne County 4-H

We’re excited to have you join the 4-H family in Cheyenne County!  We hope the information in this welcome packet will be helpful as you start your 4-H journey.

Did you know:

  • 4-H is the largest out-of-school youth organization with over seven million youth members!
  • 4-H has been around over 100 years!

 4-H is the youth development program of the Extension System, through the US Dept. of Agriculture. We are supported with resources from our land-grant university– University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Take a look at our research-based curriculum and you will see that 4-H is a sound, educational organization.

Your 4-H staff members are looking forward to getting to know you and your family and are ready to answer any questions you may have. 

4-H BINGO
Join in the fun and play Bingo. Discover new projects that 4-H has to offer.  Complete a Design Decisions or Woodworking Project! Try your hand at designing greeting cards on the computer.  Make a healthy snack and exercise for 30 minutes.  Your options are unlimited.  Email lnarjes2@unl.edu a photo of your BINGO and have your name entered into the drawing for a 4-H Director's Lawn Chair.

4-H Animal Science

You can find information on the 4-H animal projects, from 4-H project manuals that are available, to the livestock and horse affidavits. Do you need to complete the Youth for the Quality Care of Animals?  Information on where to take the training is located on our Animal Science page. 

Projects and Resources

Welcome to the 4-H Pick Your Project, an online project selection guide used to explore over 150 Nebraska 4-H projects and resources, and their related educational programs and opportunities.

4-H Photography

The 4-H Photography project has been updated this year. New manuals are available to walk the 4-H'er through the project.  

Unit 1 - Photography Basics youth can get to know their camera and practice keeping it steady and level. Practice using natural light, flash and using different viewpoints and perspectives in photos.

Unit 2 - Next Level Photography explores the camera's capabilities using zoom, different lens filters, shadows and using different viewpoints and perspectives in photos.

Unit 3 - Mastering Photography helps the youth practice taking photos in low-light situations, capturing portraits showing a person's character and personality and take photos of interesting shapes, patterns, and textures.

4-H Spring Carnival

The Cheyenne County 4-H Spring Carnival has been postponed until after the COVID 19 Virus calms down.  Please watch for upcoming information on the Carnival.

 4-H Newsletters

Cheyenne County 4-H Newsletters and 4-H Blasts
Are you interested in what is happening in the Cheyenne County 4-H program?  Find out this month's events and activities by viewing our newsletter.

Kimball-Banner County Newsletters
Are you interested in what is happening in the Kimball and Banner Counties 4-H program? Find out this month's events and activities by viewing our newsletter.

Spotlight on 4-H

Spotlight on 4-H is a Nebraska Extension 4-H newsletter for our volunteers to keep them updated on happenings around the state and the county.  This newsletter focuses on events across the state and good to know information.

Fair Information

2019 Cheyenne County Fair Book

2019 Kimball-Banner Counties Fair Book