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Jan 6

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It’s Time to Enroll in 4-H!

Online 4-H enrollment for 2018 is now open for members and leaders at ne.4honline.com. All Clover Kids (ages 5-7) and 4-H’ers (ages 8-18) are eligible to enroll. There is a $5 enrollment fee that is due at time of enrollment. Enrollment instructions can be found at 4h.unl.edu/enroll.

Omaha Fashion Week

       Omaha Fashion Week has grown to the nation’s 5th largest fashion event. In addition to supporting more independent fashion designers than any other organization in the region, Omaha Fashion Week supports young fashion designers by providing mentoring, educational opportunities, and a professional platform to showcase work.

       Nebraska 4-H is once again partnering with Omaha Fashion Week during their Spring Showcase.  OFW Student Night will take place on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 and will exclusively feature student designers, including a 4-H collection. This collection will consist of 10 to 12 garments from across the state. Each garment will be modeled by the 4-H member who made it. In order to create a complete and dynamic collection, interested 4-H members are invited to apply to participate in the show. The 4-H collection will be curated based upon the selection criteria as listed below.

Student Night Details:

When: Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Where: Omaha Design Center (near TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha)

Hair and Make-up will be scheduled for all models starting at 2:00 p.m.

Runway rehearsal will take place at 5:30 p.m. The show starts at 8:00 p.m. and will end around 9:30 p.m.

Tickets for the event are free to students who show their Student ID or are $10 for non-students. For more information about Omaha Fashion Week or to purchase tickets to this night or the entire week, visit https://omahafashionweek.com/tickets

Selection Criteria:

  • Participants must be current 4-H members.
  • Garments must be constructed by the 4-H member, not purchased.
  • Preference will be given to full garments constructed by the 4-H member.
  • Garments should be fashion forward, runway appropriate and display high quality construction.
  • Creativity and attention to detail are highly scrutinized in garment selection.

To Apply:

Complete the following application form: https://go.unl.edu/ofw2020  Note: Photos submitted of the  4-H member wearing the garment are recommended in the application.

Applications are due January 10th.