DATE EVENT
April
04/23 Poultry, Rabbit and Cavy (Guinea Pig) Meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Extension Office
04/27 4-H Spring Rabbit Show, 9:00 a.m. at Lancaster Event Center
May
05/03 Entry due for District Public Speaking Contest (Speech)
05/04 Shooting Sports Club, 9:00 a.m. at Sarpy County Fairgrounds
05/07 Fair Information Night (for all 4-H families), 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Extension Office
05/07 4-H 101 Club, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Extension Office
05/09 Robotics Informational Meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Extension Office
05/09 4-H Council Meeting, 6:30 -8:00 p.m. at Extension Office
05/10 Mini Livestock Camp, 6:00 p.m. at Cooper Farms
05/10 Horse Project deadlines:
  • Youth memberships due for horse project participants
  • Level testings due
  • Horse Affidavit/ID Forms due
  • District and State Horse Show entry due
05/16 District Public Speaking Contest (Speech) at UNL Animal Science Complex
05/17 College Scholarship Applications due (offered by Douglas-Sarpy 4-H Council)
05/17 4-H Camp Scholarship Applications due
05/18 Shooting Sports Club, 9:00 a.m. at Sarpy County Fairgrounds
05/21 Clover Connection, 12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Zoom Meeting https://unl.zoom.us/j/164700625
05/28 YQCA In-Person Training, 1:00pm at Extension Office
05/29 4-H Presentations Contest Workshop, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Extension Office
05/31 4-H Embroidery Workshop (1st of 3), 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Extension Office
June
06/03 Table Toppers Contest Workshop, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Extension Office
06/03 Embryology Summer Session begins, chick return on June 28
06/04 YQCA In-Person Training, 6:30pm at Sarpy County Fairgrounds
06/05 4-H Bird Workshop, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Schram Park
06/07 4-H Color Blocking Workshop, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Extension Office
06/10 4-H Sewing Workshop, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Extension Office
06/11 Entry due for Presentations Contest
06/11 District Horse Show – Elkhorn, NE
06/13 Clover Kid Activities, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Extension Office
06/14 4-H Embroidery Workshop (2nd of 3), 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Extension Office
06/14 Affidavit/ID Forms due for Livestock, includes beef, sheep, swine, goats, rabbits
06/15 DNA Nominations Due
06/15 4-H membership due for participation in the Sarpy County and NE State Fairs Enroll at https://ne.4honline.com
06/15 Quality Assurance certification due for Pigs, Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Sheep, Goats, Market Rabbits, Poultry -Youth for the Quality Care of Animals https://4h.unl.edu/yqca
06/17 Entry due for Table Toppers Contest
06/17 Fashion Show Contest Workshop, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Extension Office
06/17 PASE & Life Challenge UNL East Campus
06/18 Clover Connection, 12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Zoom Meeting https://unl.zoom.us/j/164700625
06/18 4-H Presentations Contest, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Extension Office
06/18 PASE & Life Challenge UNL East Campus
06/24 Companion Animals Workshop - Cat, Small Pet & Dog, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at Extension Office
06/25 Table Toppers Contest, 3:00 – 5:30 p.m. at Extension Office
06/26 Code Camp, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Extension office
06/26 3D Printer Modeling Camp, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Extension office
06/27 4-H Babysitting Workshop, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 at Extension Office
06/28 4-H Embroidery Workshop (3rd of 3), 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Extension Office
July
07/02 Entry due for Cat & Small Pet Show
07/02 Entry due for Dog Show
07/08 Entry Due for Shooting Sports Contest
07/09 Entry due for Rocket Launch Contest
07/09 Cat & Small Pet Show, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Extension Office
07/10 4-H Stepping Stones Workshop, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 at Extension Office
07/11 Entry due for Fashion Show
07/11 Teaching Trade Show Contest Workshop, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Extension Office
07/15 ONLINE Animal Entries due for Sarpy County Fair - includes horse, beef, sheep, swine, goats, rabbits, cavy, poultry https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/douglas-sarpy/sarpy-county-and-nebraska-state-fairs/
07/16 Rocket Launch Contest, 12:00p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Hefflinger Park, 11451 W Maple Rd Omaha, NE
07/16 Clover Connection, 12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Zoom Meeting https://unl.zoom.us/j/164700625
07/18 4-H Fashion Show judging, 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Extension Office
07/20 4-H Dog Show, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Extension Office
07/24 Entry due for Teaching Trade Show Contest
07/29 4-H Council Meeting, 5:30 p.m. at Sarpy County Fairgrounds
07/30 Sarpy County Fair Entry Day, 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the fairgrounds
07/31 Sarpy County Fair, see schedule of 4-H Events at https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/douglas-sarpy/sarpy-county-and-nebraska-state-fairs/
August
08/01 Sarpy County Fair
08/02 Sarpy County Fair
08/03 Sarpy County Fair
08/04 Sarpy County Fair PICK UP YOUR EXHIBITS 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
08/05 PICK UP YOUR EXHIBITS at Sarpy County Fairgrounds, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
08/10 NE State Fair Entry Deadline by 5:00 p.m. central time.
  • 4-H animal entries for the NE State Fair (beef, sheep, swine, goats, poultry, rabbits and dogs) will be entered through ShoWorks online by the 4-H family.
  • All “in person” events such as fashion show, presentations, and contests will also be entered through ShoWorks online by the family.
08/15 4-H Council Meeting, 6:30 -8:00 p.m. at Extension Office
08/19 State Fair Exhibit Drop Off, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at both Douglas and Sarpy Offices
08/20 State Fair Exhibit Drop Off 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. at Douglas Extension Office or 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Sarpy Extension Office
08/20 Clover Connection 12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Zoom Meeting https://unl.zoom.us/j/164700625
September
09/04 - 09/06 4-H state fair exhibitors to pick up exhibits, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at both Extension Offices. Exhibits being returned to the Sarpy Extension office will be available Sept. 5 after 1:00 p.m.
09/26 - 09/29 Aksarben Stock Show – Grand Island, NE