4-H overnight and day camps offer recreational, educational, and career exploration opportunities. Nebraska 4-H offers summer camps for youth ages 5-18 and Big Red Summer Academic Camps for youth in grades 10-12.
4-H clubs are organized groups that meet regularly to focus on a series of educational experiences. Regular membership is available for youth ages 8-18. Youth ages 5-7 may also join as Clover Kid members.
Afterschool groups meet between 3-6 PM to offer youth a safe, fun, and educational experiences through hands-on activities and 4-H curriculum. Some 4-H afterschool programs are also considered 4-H clubs.
The programs and opportunities listed below are available to youth across the state regardless of their county of residence. For more information about local programs and opportunities, please contact your local Extension office. Some programs below may require enrollment.
Nebraska 4-H is proud to recognize outstanding volunteers for their commitment to the program. Dixie Zeigler of Hamilton County was named the Nebraska 4-H Volunteer of the Year. Christina Lyons of Gage County was named the Nebraska 4-H Lifetime Volunteer of the Year.
This month we would like to congratulate the Cloverdale 4-H Club for being awarded the Nebraska 4-H Club of the Month for November 2017. This Club from Holt County has truly made a difference in its community. The club is dedicated to building strong citizenship and teamwork through various activities.
Did you attend the Husker football game against Ohio State on October 14th? If so, you probably saw Nebraska 4-H featured on Husker Vision during half time. As the band exited the field, the NU for NE: Shaping Future Nebraska Leaders video was shown to thousands of Husker fans.