IMPORTANT 4-H DATES

  • October 1- Start of New 4-H Year
  • First week of October- 4-H Week
  • January 1- Youth's age on this day is 4-H age for the year
  • June 1- Last Day for 4-H Enrollment
  • June 1- (Without Fee) All animal ID forms due, YQCA, Horse Level I due, 4-H enrollment complete 
  • June 1- Formerly known as Livestock Quality Assurance, Youth for the Quality Care of Animals Certificate due to the Extension Office (Includes Poultry, Rabbit, Beef, Dairy, Goat, Sheep, and Swine).  
  • Sheridan County Fair Entry Deadline - July 1
  • Dawes County Fair Entry Deadline - July 1 (without fee)
  • Dog & Cat Vaccination Forms Deadline - July 1
  • Dawes County Fair LATE Entry Deadline - July 5 (with fee)
For a list of other Statewide Livestock Shows - CLICK HERE *
2019 Calendar of Events
DateLOCAL EVENTS
JUNE
1-Jun DATE CHANGE! Sheep/Goat Weigh-ins Dawes County Fairgrounds 8:00 am-10:30 am
Livestock Clinic 10:45 am-4 pm
Rabbit Tattooing 4-5 pm
1-Jun 4-H Project Enrollments due, Animal Affidavits due, YQCA Deadline
4-Jun Tractor Safety Training - Gordon, NE
Jun 6-8 Horse Camp - Fort Robinson State Park
9-Jun Sheridan County Progress Show
12-13 Jun Sheridan County Sheep & Goat Clinic
13-Jun District Horse Show, Ogallala, NE
15-Jun Dawes County 4-H Progress Show 
June 16-18 PASE • Life Challenge State Contest | Lincoln, NE | T-Shirt Form
18-June Fairy/Desert Garden Workshop
June 20-21 Design Camp - Sheridan County
23-June Box Butte County Progress Show | Entry Form
25-June Public Safety Workshop
28-June You Create It Workshop
JULY
1-Jul Sheridan County Fair Registrations due
1-Jul Dawes County Fair Registrations Due
1-Jul Dog & Cat Vaccinations Due
9-Jul Click Into Photography Workshop
11-Jul Clover Kid Day Camp
17-Jul Dawes County Family & Consumer Science Day / Fashion Show - Time and Location TBA
19-Jul Sheridan County Fashion Review
20-Jul Sherdian County Horse Show
July 22-27 2019 Sheridan County Fair
26-Jul 2019 Sioux County Open Youth Livestock Show | Harrison, NE
July 26-August 3 2019 Dawes County Fair 
AUG

For a list of other Statewide Livestock Shows - CLICK HERE *