2019 Custer County Fair Senior Fashion Show Winners
2019 Custer County Fair Fashion Show2019 Custer County Fair kicked off on July 18th with the first entry day, Clothing Construction and Fashion Show judging was held. Custer County 4-H'ers turned out in mass with entries in both construction and the fashion show. Thumbs Up 4-H club members and parents hosted the Fashion Show at the Evangelical Free Church in Broken Bow at 7:00 p.m. The theme was Creating 4-H From a World of Imagination. This photo is of the Junior Fashion Show winners.
2019 Custer County 4-H Public Speaking ContestCuster County 4-H Public Speaking Contest was held on Monday, April 1, 2019. Pictured are the winners of the contest. The top three individuals in the Junior Speech, Intermediate Speech, and Senior Speech divisions will represent Custer County at a Regional 4-H Public Speaking Contest to be held on Saturday, April 27 in North Platte.
Citizenship Washington FocusThirty-three Custer County 4-H members will learn about government processes in the vibrant, living classroom of the nation’s capital as part of Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF), an intensive 4-H civic engagement program for high-school youth held at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, MD.
American Rescue Eyes Next-Gen AgWith an eye to the future of agriculture and technology, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is seeking federal relief dollars to fund two projects that could work in tandem to grow innovation and feed economic growth statewide.
CUSTER COUNTY EARLY 4-H ENROLLMENT is $7.00/member if enrolled on 4-H ONLINE by April 1, 2021. Organizational leaders will turn in the $7.00/member fee to the Extension Office by April 16, 2021. Checks should be made payable to: 4-H Activities.
The new statewide 4-H Enrollment deadline is June 15. Enrollment fees for members who enroll April 2-June 15, 2021 will be $15/member. This $15 fee must be turned in to the Extension Office by the 4-H member/family by 5:00 p.m. on June 16.
Some 4-H clubs may have additional club dues. These are due to the club and not to the Extension Office.
Due to the inclement weather being predicted for Saturday, the Custer County Market Beef Weigh-in is being POSTPONED until February 27th.
If February 27th does not work for you, surrounding counties will also be conducting weigh-ins.March 7 - Valley County’s weigh-in at the Valley County Fairgrounds in Ord, 1:00-2:00 p.m. March 13 - Dawson County’s weigh-in at Darr North Feedlot, 8:00-10:30 a.m.
As in the past, if you choose to weigh-in at another county, your animal will not be eligible for the rate-of-gain award at County Fair. Also, before you weigh-in at another county, be sure to call them to make sure it is still being held.
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