Morrill 4-H

 

4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership
with caring adults. 4-H is education for life that uses a learn-by-doing approach.

Active in all 93 counties and at 4h.unl.edu

Morrill 4-H

A $250.00 award will be given to one Scotts Bluff and one Morrill County 4-Her annually in remembrance of Extension Educator Tom Holman.  

Applications are due by September 23. The recipients will be announced at the annual 4-H awards event in their respective county.  The scholarship will be paid directly to their college/university upon successful completion of their first semester.

Nebraska 4-H along with the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Department of Animal Science is offering the Nebraska 4-H Fed Steer Challenge. The Fed Steer Challenge is a new opportunity for youth and is designed to cultivate the next generation of leaders in the Nebraska cattle industry.

Make a photo ID button. Create a video or record a song. Lasercut a design into a wood plaque. Make a robot. Laminate a poster. Create a design and press it into a t-shirt. Use a computer to do embroidery. Create the world’s handiest gadget out of computer code and circuitry.

All sorts of creative or learning projects are within reach of rural small-town Nebraskans at the traveling Library Innovation Studio, also known as makerspace, at the Bridgeport Public Library beginning May 7, 2018.

4-H groups and community members were able to provide several carloads of supplies and a cash donation to a local non-profit group that provides essential items for children in the Foster Care system in Western Nebraska.

By Kelley Rice, Extension Educator and 4-H Coordinator for Panhandle Extension District

A framework is a frame or structure composed of parts fitted and joined together, according to dictionary.com. It is also a good analogy for the way the multi-faceted parts of Nebraska 4-H work together to fulfill its mission to empower youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults.

Tammie Ostdiek, Extension Educator in Food, Nutrition and Health for Nebraska Extension, is based in Morrill County.

Come to the Meet & Greet on June 22, 2018 from 3:00-4:45p.m. at the Bridgeport Library. Enjoy some lemonade and a treat and get to know Tammie.