2019 CUSTER COUNTY

4-H CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Any changes to the calendar will be announced as needed in the 4-H Bow Knot newsletters.

 

JANUARY

1                  -     Office closed for holiday

12-13          -     Nebraska 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Certification, Lincoln

13               -     2020 CWF Curriculum Meeting, 4-H Building, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

15               -     Nebraska 4-H Foundation Scholarship Application Submission Deadline

15               -     2020 CWF Payment Due

21               -     Office closed for Martin Luther King Jr Day

25-26         -     Nebraska State 4-H Indoor Archery Tournament, Columbus

28               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 6:30 p.m.

31               -     4-H Club Year-End Treasurer’s Reports Due in Extension Office

FEBRUARY

1                  -     Summer 4-H Camp Staff Applications Due

1                  -     Deadline for Custer County Foundation Scholarship Applications (Nic Ostergard Memorial Scholarship)

2                  -     Market Beef Weigh-In, Broken Bow Animal Hospital, 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

15               -     Entries due in county office for 4-H Horse Stampede

18               -     Office closed for Presidents Day

23               -     Nebraska Cattlemen’s Classic Livestock Judging Contest, Kearney

MARCH

1                  -     Deadline for ad sales

1                  -    Deadline for Premium Book Cover Photo Contest

1                  -     Custer County 4-H Activities Scholarship Application deadline

8                  -     Registrations for Custer County 4-H Indoor Archery Match due in Extension Office

10               -     2020 CWF Curriculum Meeting, 4-H Building, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

15               -     2020 CWF Payment Due

16               -     County 4-H Indoor Archery Match, Shooting Range, Fairgrounds Postponed to April 6

18               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 7:30 p.m.

23               -     Nebraska 4-H Shooting Sports Leader Certification Add-One Workshop-Hunting Skills, Pleasanton

25               -     Registrations for 4-H Public Speaking Contest due in Extension Office

30               -     4-H Horse Stampede, Lincoln

30               -     Nebraska State 4-H BB Gun Championships, Kearney

31               -     Nebraska State 4-H Air Rifle Championships, Kearney

 APRIL

1                  -     Deadline for 4-H ONLINE Enrollments

1                  -     Deadline for 4-H membership contest

1                  -     4-H Public Speaking Contest, 4-H Building, 6:30 p.m.

6                  -   County 4-H Indoor Archery Match, Shooting Range, Fairgrounds 

6-7              -     Nebraska 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor Certification, Central City

12               -     Deadline for 4-H membership fees due in the Extension Office

15               -     Market Beef DNA Deadline for State Fair & Aksarben

26               -     Office closed for Arbor Day

27               -     West Central Regional 4-H Speech Contest, North Platte

MAY

1                  -     4-H T-Shirt Orders due

10               -     4-H Horse ID’s due in Extension Office

10               -     State and District 4-H Horse Show Entries due in Extension Office

15               -     2020 CWF Payment Due

19               -     Custer County Challenge Beef Progress Show, Fairgrounds in Broken Bow

20               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 7:30 p.m.

27               -     Office closed for Memorial Day

JUNE

1-2              -     Nebraska State 4-H Outdoor Archery Tournament, Grand Island

7                  -     Registrations for 4-H Presentation Contest due in Extension Office

10               -     District 4-H Horse Show, Bloomfield     

11               -     District 4-H Horse Show, Elkhorn

12               -     District 4-H Horse Show, Ord

13               -     District 4-H Horse Show, Ogallala

14               -     District 4-H Horse Show, McCook

14               -     4-H Presentation Contest, 4-H Building, 9:30 a.m.

14               -     4-H Livestock ID's due in Extension Office

14               -     State Fair & Ak-Sar-Ben DNA Samples due for Market Beef, Market Swine, Market Lambs, & Meat Goat                              

17-18         -     P.A.S.E. Animal Science Judging Contest, UNL, Lincoln

17-18         -     Life Challenge Event, UNL Campus, Lincoln

21               -     4-H Market Beef Carcass nominations due in Extension Office

23-28         -     4-H Shooting Sports National Championship 2019, Grand Island, NE

28               -     COUNTY FAIR ENTRY FORMS DUE in Extension Office by 5:00 p.m.

JULY

4                  -     Office closed for Independence Day

14-18         -     State 4-H Horse Show, Fonner Park, Grand Island

15               -     2020 CWF Payment Due

15               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 7:30 p.m.

15               -     Modeling narratives due in Extension Office

16               -     CWF Concession Stand Work Night & Information Meeting, Fairgrounds, 6:00 p.m.

17               -     On-site interviews for “Homes For Wildlife” 4-H Wildlife Habitat Exhibits

18               -     Clothing Construction and Fashion Show Judging, Evangelical Free Church, Broken Bow…pending approval

18               -     4-H Public Fashion Show, Evangelical Free Church, Broken Bow, 7:00 p.m….pending approval

24               -     4-H Entry Day for all exhibits except food, clothing, horticulture, and livestock

26               -     4-H Dog Show, Fairgrounds

26-27         -     4-H Firearms Shooting Matches, Fairgrounds

26-Aug. 1   -     2019 Custer County Fair

27               -     Foods & Garden/Horticulture Judging, Fairgrounds

AUGUST

1                  -     4-H & FFA Livestock Auction, Fairgrounds

10               -     Nebraska State Fair 4-H Advanced Online Entry Deadline

19               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 7:30 p.m., (if needed)

23-Sept. 2 -     2019 Nebraska State Fair, Grand Island

30               -     Aksarben Entry Deadline (tentative)

SEPTEMBER

2                  -     Office closed for Labor Day

8                  -     2020 CWF Curriculum Meeting, 4-H Building, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

15               -     2020 CWF Payment Due

15               -     Record books and award applications due to organizational leaders

16               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 7:30 p.m.

26-29         -     Aksarben Stock Show, Grand Island

28               -     2019 Nebraska Youth Smallbore Silhouette Invitational, Pressey Wildlife Management Area, Oconto

30               -     Entries due for 4-H Window Display Contest

OCTOBER

1                  -     Record books, award applications, secretary books and leader year-end reports due in the Extension Office.

4                  -     4-H Window Display Contest judging day

6-12            -     National 4-H Week

14               -     Office closed for Columbus Day

NOVEMBER

10               -     2020 CWF Curriculum Meeting, 4-H Building, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

11               -     Office closed for Veteran’s Day

15               -     2020 CWF Payment Due

15               -     4-H Recognition Night, City Auditorium, BBQ 5:30-7:00 p.m.

                                          Awards Program and 4-H Council Elections 7:00 p.m.

18               -     4-H Council Meeting, 4-H Building, 7:30 p.m.

28-29         -     Office closed for Thanksgiving

DECEMBER

25               -     Office closed for holiday

 

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