Phelps & Gosper Counties 4-H

2017 National 4-H Volunteer e-Forum

This fall there will be an opportunity to be part of a special learning opportunity for 4-H Volunteers across the state and nation through the National 4-H Volunteer e-Forum series.  Three different sessions will be offered this year in Gosper and Phelps Counties.  

The third and final learning opportunity will be held at the Phelps County Extension Office on December 7 with "Helping 4-H'ers Grow in Life & Work" the topic.  Pre-registration is a must by calling the Phelps (995-4222) or Gosper (785-2390) Extension Office the day prior to the Dec. 7 session.   <Read More>

Gosper Co. 4-H Friday in December

4-H Friday in December will be a holiday bake and take day on December 8.  The 4-H Friday will be held at the Civic Center in Elwood from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.  Youth will learn about the science of food as we bake cookies for the month of December.  You will have a chance to share what you have baked with family and friends.   The registration flyer will be available in December.   Mark your calendar for December 8 - Today!!

Phelps County 4-H 101 Club 

Interested youth who are interested in 4-H and new to the program are invited to Join the Journey of 4-H in this new Phelps County 4-H Club.  Youth will explore the many 4-H projects available, create unique exhibits, learn life skills at upcoming 4-H 101 Club meetings.  Interested youth must be 8 years old by December 31, 2017.  There is no cost to attend. 

Upcoming meetings will be held:

     Monday, November 13 at 3:45 to 5:15 at the Extension Office in Holdrege, 1308 2nd St  OR

     Monday, November 20 at 3:45 to 5:15 in Bertrand

For more information or to register, contact Linda or Lori at the Phelps County Extension Office at 308-995-4222. 


The 2017 Project Resource Guide for 4-H Members is now available in two formats.  Look through this printable guide for information about projects you may be interested in.  <Pick-A-Project Guide>

Or - search through the web-based 4-H Pick Your Project application that contains the same information as the printable format.  Search for projects by keywords, project areas, curriculum areas, experience levels and project in this format.    <Pick-A-Project Web Base>