4-H Families

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Achievement Party AKA the Fall Festival at Pioneers Trail Lake

Sunday, Oct. 18th, 2pm

East 14 Road

Aurora, NE

Join us at Pioneer Trails NRD Lake for fall fun family activities, fishing, s' mores, and achievement recognition! Also for those who RSVP, you can pick up premium checks, and fair awards at this time!

Click below ↓↓↓ to RSVP by October 13, 2020. All attendees must RSVP due to COVID.

We are looking for Nominations!

Hamilton County 4-H is wrapping up the 2020 4-H year. We are gearing up for the Achievement Party (AKA FALL FESTIVAL) and we are looking for your input!

Have you come across anyone in 2020 that you think deserves a shoutout from Hamilton County 4-H? Can you think of someone who went above and beyond this year for our program? We want to know about it! Please email deborah.fahrnbruch@unl.edu if you think this person fits into any of our below categories ↓↓↓↓

-Hall of Fame Award

-Hamilton County 4-H Alumni Award

-Friend of 4-H

-Volunteer of the Year Award under 10 years of service

-Volunteer of the Year Award over 10 years of service

-Hamilton County 4-H Outstanding Member (must be 4-H age 15)

Let us know who you think deserves what award, and why! Nominations are due by September 21, 2020.

4-H Council Nominations

Are you interested in how decisions are made in Hamilton County 4-H? Are you willing to meet with other adult and youth volunteers every other month to make decisions and give leadership for Hamilton County 4-H? We are looking for volunteers to run for the 2021 Hamilton County 4-H Council.

If you are interested or know of anyone who may be a great candidate, please send deborah.fahrnbruch@unl.edu a message. Nominations are due by September 21, 2020.


All Achievement Applications for county fair premiums and for awards are due by September 21, 2020, to the Extension Office. Please email all your applications to hamilton-county@unl.edu or drop them off at our office (ground floor, Hamilton County Courthouse).

Also due by September 21, 2020.

-Volunteer Hours Click HERE to enter

-King and Queen Applications

-4-H Participation Scholarship applications

-Diamond Clover

-County Awards

*Find all documents HERE

Have Questions on the Achievement Application Process?

Check out the video tutorial that covers how to fill out the Application, what awards are offered, how to enter those awards, and how to submit it all.

Click HERE to watch the video.