2022 4-H Calendar of Events
DateName of EventLocationDetailsRegister
February 1-28 Nebraska 4-H Month! State Wide Check out specific dates on the newsletter.
February 8, 15, 22 Red Cloud 4-H Afterschool Red Cloud Elementary School Library Registration has closed.
February 11 YQCA
  • Blue Hill Community Center: 9:30 a.m.  
  • Red Cloud Community Center: 3:00 p.m.
February 15

Local 4-H Scholarships Due to Extension Office

  • Youth Council 4-H Scholarship
  • Lyle Niemeyer 4-H Scholarship
Extension Office https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/webster/4-h-scholarships-1/
February 22 Create with Me: To Go! Pick up at Extension Office and/or school Friendship Rocks Registration has closed.
February 26 Late Beef Weigh-In Red Cloud Animal Health 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
March 1, 8, 15 Silver Lake 4-H Afterschool Silver Lake Elementary School Lunch Room 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration has closed.
March 4 Entries due for UNL Horse Stampede and Companion Animal Entries due to Extension Office https://4h.unl.edu/horse-stampede Ask office for registration.
March 13 YQCA Adams Co Extension Office 3:30 p.m. http://yqca.org/
March 16 YQCA Silver Lake Elementary School (Bladen) 3:45 p.m. http://yqca.org/
March 20 Junior Leader Soup Dinner Blue Hill Community Center 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
March 26 UNL Horse Stampede UNL Campus  Lincoln, NE https://4h.unl.edu/horse-stampede Ask office for registration.
March 29 4-H Parent/Leader Meeting Blue Hill Community Center 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. RSVP to Extension Office.
April 5, 12, 26 Blue Hill 4-H Afterschool Blue Hill Elementary School Library 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. https://go.unl.edu/spring22bh
April 11 Virtual 4-H Companion Animal Challenge UNL East Campus, Lincoln, NE Registration Due April 1st. https://4h.unl.edu/companion-animal-challenge
April 11 4-H Open House Extension Office - Red Cloud

2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Stop by the office to enjoy a treat, visit with office staff, sign up for 4-H, and much more!

April 15 4-H Early Enrollment Deadline Online Enroll by the 15th of April and receive a free Webster County 4-H Water Bottle! https://v2.4honline.com/#/user/sign-in
April 16-23 National 4-H Volunteer Week Nation Wide Let's celebrate our volunteers!
April 24 Webster County 4-H Speech/Presentation Contest Webster County Fairgrounds 2:00 p.m. https://go.unl.edu/webster_publicspeak2022
May 2 Animals Inside and Out Program Webster County Fairgrounds 4th Grade Field Day
May 6 Horse ID (for District/State only) District and State Horse Show Entries Due Webster County Extension Office Contact Extension Office for more questions.
May 24 YQCA Webster County Fairgrounds 1:00 p.m. https://yqcaprogram.org/
May 24 Sheep and Goat Weigh In Webster County Fairgrounds 5:00-6:30 p.m.
May 24 Youth Council Meeting Webster County Fairgrounds 7:00 p.m.
May 26 Animal Science Discovery Days NTCA - Curtis, NE Details TBA.
May 27 PASE Registration Due to Office Online Contact Extension Office fore more details. https://go.unl.edu/22livestock
May 28 Sheep and Goat Clinic Webster County Fairgrounds Contact Dallas Henry for more information. https://go.unl.edu/sheep-goat-clinic-camp
May 31 Quilts of Valor Workshop Blue Hill Community Center 10: a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Registration has closed.
June 2 South Central Livestock Judging Clinic/Contest Webster County Fairgrounds Registration 8:00 a.m. Clinic 9:00 a.m. https://go.unl.edu/sclivestock-judge-camp-clinic
June 4 South Central Livestock EXPO Webster County Fairgrounds Registration/Check In: 7:00 a.m. Show starts 9:00 a.m.

Please contact Carol Kumke for more information.


June 6 Set up for District Horse Show Guide Rock Arena Office will close at noon to set up.
June 6-10 4-H District Horse Shows Chadron, Guide Rock, Albion, Raymond, and Kearney NE https://4h.unl.edu/horse-district-shows Entries due May 6th.
June 7 YQCA Adams County Extension Office - Hastings, NE 6:00 p.m. https://yqcaprogram.org/
June 9 YQCA Webster County Fairgrounds - Bladen, NE 6:00 p.m. https://yqcaprogram.org/
June 11 Sylvia Fink Memorial Open Horse Show (Webster County Wranglers 4-H Club Annual Show) Webster County Fairgrounds -Bladen, NE Contact Sara Macklin for more details. Flyer to come.
June 13 Resin Day 4-H Workshop Webster County Fairgrounds

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  • Ages 8-18
  • Limit of 15 Youth
Registration limit is full.
June 13 Webster County 4-H Culinary Challenge Webster County Fairgrounds 4:00 p.m. Contact the office if you are interested in participating by June 1st.
June 14 Explore the Outdoors 4-H Day Camp Crystal Lake 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Ages 8-12 https://go.unl.edu/county-day-camp
June 15 ALL County Fair Entries and ID Sheets (horse, livestock, pet vaccination records) Due Extension Office/ShoWorks Online/Paper form will be available. ShoWorks link to come.
June 15 State Fair Livestock Nominations Due Extension Office/Show Stock Manager More details to come. https://showstockmgr.com/
June 17 Mobile Science Lab Webster County Fairgrounds

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

  • Ages 8-12
  • Limit of 15 Youth
Registration limit is full.
June 21 2 in 1 4-H Workshop Blue Hill Community Center

1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

  • Ages 8-18
  • Limit of 10 Youth
Registration limit is full.
June 22-23 PASE (Premier Animal Science Event) UNL East Campus - Lincoln, NE Contact Extension Office for more information. https://go.unl.edu/22livestock
June 26-July 1 National 4-H Shooting Sports Competiton Grand Island, NE Contact Extension Office fore more information.
June 27 Fairgrounds Clean Up List Send Out Webster County Fairgrounds Each club will chose tasks for fair clean up that needs to be complete between June 27-July 16. List to come.
June 28 Superintendent Meetings Webster County Fairgrounds
  • Static: 6:00 p.m.
  • Livestock: 7:00 p.m.
RSVP to Extension Office.
June 28 Clover Kids Day 4-H Workshop Webster County Fairgrounds

9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Ages 5-7

Register by June 1

Registration to come.
June 29 Coding 4-H Workshop Adams County Extension Office

Limit of 15 Youth

Ages 8-18

Register by June 1

July 9 Webster County 4-H Ice Cream Roll Webster County Fairgrounds

1:00 p.m.

Must be registered with final entries by June 15th.
July 11-15 NAYI Conference UNL East Campus -Lincoln, NE

Opportunity for high school juniors and seniors.

April 15 Registration Deadline.
July 16-24 Webster County Fair Webster County Fairgrounds

Check out the full detailed fair schedule here: https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/webster/webster-county-fair-schedule/

July 26 Fair Feedback Review Webster County Fairgrounds

7:00 p.m.

August TBA AKSARBEN & Nebraska State Fair Entries Due Online

More details to come.

Link to come.
August 23 Nebraska State Fair 4-H Static Exhibits Due to Office Extension Office

All state fair qualified 4-H static exhibits need to be in the office.

August 26-September 5 Nebraska State Fair Grand Island, NE

October 2-8 National 4-H Week Nation Wide. Let's Celebrate!
November 6 Webster County 4-H Achievement Night Blue Hill Community Center RSVP to Extension Office by October 25th