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
How to enroll in 4-H? What does enrolling mean? Watch the video for tips in enrolling and more information.
Jr. Camp is scheduled for June 3-5, 2020 at Whispering Cedars near Genoa. 4-H’ers from Platte, Antelope, Boone, Merrick, Nance, Polk and York counties are welcome to attend. Jr. Camp is for 4-H’ers age 8 – 11 and the cost is $85.00 per camper.
Some of the fun activities at this camp include a zip line, repelling wall, swimming, singing, campfires, crafts and MORE!
This section was last updated on February 26, 2020.
Great Plains Livestock Judging 2020 Circuit Schedule and Circuit Rules - two separate .pdf files
For 2020 the "Growing Clovers", a 4-H club for Clover Kids, is open to all youth who turn 6, 7 or 8 during the calendar year and enrolled in 4-H. Clover Kids in Platte County have their own opportunity to have their projects interview judged at the Platte County Fair.
Cooperation between schools and Nebraska Extension has existed for 40 year in Platte County, complementing the educational goals of both organizations. The materials used in 4-H are based on research and produced by specialists from the University of Nebraska, National 4-H Council and various universities and organizations throughout the United States. 4-H School Enrichment resources include teacher guides, student manuals, multi-media tools, teaching kits and staff presentations.