Nebraska Extension in Platte County

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On-line enrollment is now open to enroll your 4-H'er for 2019! 4-H Leaders are required to enroll on-line too! Deadline to enroll is April 1, 2019. The following links will provide printable .pdf files for instructions on how to enroll in various capacities.

New Member Enrollment

The Nebraska Sheep and Goat Producers Annual Conference is scheduled for October 27 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Animal Science Building in Lincoln. The event is open to members and non-members. Pre-registrations are encouraged by October 19th.  

The focus of the 2018 State of Beef Conference will be on "Increased Production Efficiency." Conference location is the Sandhills Convention Center in North Platte. Pre-registration is requested.

Co-Parenting for Successful Kids is an educational program for families in the process of divorce, or who are interested in custody modification or paternity proceedings. The class will help parents understand the impact on their children and provide concrete steps parents can take to help their children succeed through the process.

Co-Parenting for Successful Kids is available throughout Nebraska to help meet the needs of divorcing families and children and meet the requirements of the New Parent Act as amended by LB 554 in 2007.

The Columbus After School Program is a non-profit organization committed to providing a safe and secure environment for youth in the Columbus area to grow intellectually, culturally, physically, socially and emotionally. The goal is to prepare them to live a life of service as citizens of their community and country.



Nebraska Extension in Platte County

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Nebraska Extension to offer landlord-tenant workshops across the state
Oct 11 – Current and future landowners and tenants should make plans to attend free upcoming land management workshops sponsored by Nebraska Extension. The workshops will be held at nine sites across Nebraska this fall. Read more
Nebraska youth to participate in nationwide computer science challenge
Oct 8 – Nebraska youth will join others around the world in the 11th annual 4-H National Youth Science Day challenge from 4-5 p.m., Oct. 16. Read more