Washington County 4-H Calendar

2018-2019 Washington County 4-H Program Dates & Deadlines

Updated: 3.26.19

JANUARY 2019 

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time       Location    

FEBRUARY 2019

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time       Location    

MARCH 2019

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time       Location    
DEADLINE: Washington County 4-H Council Camp Scholarship  Friday, March 15  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair 
DEADLINE: Public Speaking Contest Registration  Monday, March 18 5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair 
4-H Public Speaking Contest  Sunday, March 24 2:00pm Ft. Calhoun High School

APRIL 2019

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time    Location    
DEADLINE: Washington County Lend-A-Hand Day Registration Wednesday, March 27 5:00pm Complete the qualtrics registration link - https://go.unl.edu/lend-a-hand 
Washington County 4-H Lend-A-Hand Day  Saturday, April 13 9:00am – Breakfast 9:30am  Clean up begins  Rybin Building, Washington County Fairgrounds, Arlington

MAY 2019

Program/Event/Deadline  Date     Time    Location    
DEADLINE: 4-H Horse Identification Certificates (entering District/State) Friday, May 10 5:00pm  Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: 4-H Horsemanship Level Tests (entereing District/State)  Friday, May 10  5:00pm  Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: 4-H Horse Show Entry Forms and Fees (entering District/State)  Friday, May 10  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: 4-H Horse Project Member must be enrolled on 4-HOnline (entering District/State)  Friday, May 10  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair
4-H Update RSVP DEADLINE  Friday, May 17 5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair
4-H Update  Thursday, May 23 6:00pm Meal; 6:30pm Program Washington County Extension Office, Blair 
DEADLINE: 4-H Horse Idenification Certificates (NOT entering District/State)  Friday, May 31  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: 4-H Horse Project Member must be enrolled on 4-HOnline (NOT entering District/State)  Friday, May 31  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair

JUNE 2019

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time    Location    
2019 District 4-H Horse Show  Monday, June 10 Bloomfield, Nebraska 
DEADLINE: 4-H/FFA Livestock Identification (except Horse)  Friday, June 14  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA)  Friday, June 14  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: 4-H Member Enrollment (ALL 4-H members EXCEPT Horse Project Members) on 4-H Online Saturday, June 15    4-HOnline
DEADLINE: 4-H Adult Volunteer Enrollment (4-HOnline) Saturday, June 15   4-HOnline
DEADLINE: 4-H/FFA Market Beef Identification Friday, June 14 5:00 pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair 
Washington County Fair Volunteer Sign-Ups OPEN  Friday, June 14  5:00pm  Online 
PASE and Life Challenge  Monday, June 17 - Tuesday, June 18  University of Nebraska-Lincoln, East Campus, Lincoln, NE

Washington County 4-H Family Livestock Judging Contest 

Sunday, June 23  5:30pm Contest; Meal following  Washington County Fairgrounds, Arlington 

JULY 2019

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time       Location    
DEADLINE: Washington County Fair Pre-Entry Forms  Monday, July 8  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair 
DEADLINE: Washington County Fair Volunteer Sign-Ups  Monday, July 8  5:00pm  Online 
Fremont 4-H Expo July 10-July 13 Christensen Field, Fremont
2019 Fonner Park State 4-H Horse Show July 14-18  Fonner Park, Grand Island, Nebraska 
Washington County Fair Superintendent Meeting - Static Exhibit & Contests  Wednesday, July 17  6:00pm Rybin Building, Washington County Fairgrounds, Arlington 
Washington County Fair Superintendent Meeting - Livestock and Companion Animal   Wednesday, July 17  7:00pm  Rybin Building, Washington County Fairgrounds, Arlington 
Washington County Fair Contest Day (Communications Contest, Fashion Show, Favorite Foods Day, Shooting Sports Archery, Shooting Sports BB Gun)  Saturday, July 20 Washington County Fairgrounds, Arlington 
2019 Washington County Fair Friday, July 26-Wednesday, July 31 Washington County Fairgrounds, Arlington 

AUGUST 2019

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time       Location    
DEADLINE: Nebraska State Fair Pre-Entry TBA August 10 Online Entry 
Nebraska State Fair "Selected for State Fair" Exhibit Drop-Off  Monday, August 19  8:30am-6:00pm  Washington County Extension Office, Blair
Nebraska State Fair "Selected for State Fair" Exhibit Drop-Off Tuesday, August 20 7:30am-12:oonoon  Washington County Extension Office, Blair
Nebraska State Fair  August 23-September 2  Fonner Park, Grand Island 

SEPTEMBER 2019

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time       Location    
Nebraska State Fair  August 23-September 2  Fonner Park, Grand Island 
Nebraska State Fair "Selected for State Fair" Exhibit Pick-Up Wednesday, September 4-Friday, September 6  8:30am-5:00pm  Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: Ambassador Application Tuesday, September 3  5:00pm  Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: Junior Ambassador Application Tuesday, September 3  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair

OCTOBER 2019 

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time       Location    
National 4-H Week 

NOVEMBER 2019 

Program/Event/Deadline  Date     Time     Location    
DEADLINE: Annual Achievement Application Friday, November 1  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: Diamond Clover  Friday, November 1  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair
DEADLINE: Clover Kid Record Book Friday, November 1  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair 
DEADLINE: Washington County Fair Top Exhibitor Award Form  Friday, November 1  5:00pm Washington County Extension Office, Blair 

DECEMBER 2019 

Program/Event/Deadline Date     Time       Location    
Achievement Celebration Sunday, December 1  5:00pm Program; 6:00pm Meal Rybin Building, Washington County Fairgrounds, Arlington