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.
This month we would like to congratulate the Bordeaux Trappers 4-H Club for being awarded the Nebraska 4-H Club of the Month for May 2018. This club from Chadron, in Dawes County, has truly made a difference in its community. The club is dedicated to building strong citizenship and teamwork through various activities.
Nebraska has claimed second place in the National 4-H Raise Your Hand campaign. With over 14,000 hands raised, Nebraska 4-H is being awarded $10,000 to help provide hands-on learning experiences to more youth across the state. Thank you to all the 4-H alumni and friends who raised their hands for Nebraska!
This month we would like to congratulate the Bunker Hillbillies 4-H Club for being awarded the Nebraska 4-H Club of the Month for April 2018. This club from Sidney, in Cheyenne County, has truly made a difference in its community. The club is dedicated to building strong citizenship and teamwork through various activities.