4-H Friday News Blast for 6-14-2019

We have a new sign!

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Quality Signs from Plattsmouth made this new sign for our Extension Office. Isn't it nice!


June 15th .... The Big Day

The News Blast is short today, but the following points are very important:

1. Livestock Exhibitors ages 5 - 18... Last call for Animal ID sheets. They are due June 15th. If you bring them to the office over the weekend, you can put them in the drop box by the front door.

2. Livestock Exhibitors ages 8 - 18 ... Last call for YQCA. All modules must be completed by 11:59 pm on June 15th. Email, mail or drop off your completion certificate to our office.

3. June 15th ... deadline for project changes in 4HOnline.


Workshops Next week ...

Monday ... Shooting Sports Workshop - 6:30 to 8:30 at the fairgrounds

Wednesday ... Clover Kids Workshop (one in the morning 9-12, one in the afternoon 1-4 pm)

Thursday ... Showing Your Dog - 2pm to 4pm at the fairgrounds

Friday ... Ojo De Dios - 9am to 12:00 noon


Babysitting Workshop in Cass County

We have a few openings for the Babysitting Workshop, being held Monday, June 24th. Sign up today! Click here for the flyer.



KUDOS to the Hamma Lamma Slammers 4-H Club for WEEKLY weeding the flower beds on the Cass County Fairgrounds as a community service project. We are proud of you and thank you!


KUDOS to the Weeping Water Whiz Kidz for caring for the Weeping Water, NE butterfly garden, and for laying flowers on the graves in Weeping Water for Memorial Day.


KUDOS to the Hamma Lamma Slammers 4-H Club for planting a new flower bed beside the 4-H exhibit building on the fairgrounds.


Progress Show, Clinics, and Workshops around the state! There are TOO MANY to list them all here.

Go to our website at: https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/cass/project-announcements/ Look under your species/project area and see what interests you. Questions - call the 4-H Office at 402-267-2205.

County 4-H Calendar

Enrollment Website

2019 Cass County 4-H Calendar

YQCA website

July 20 ... Bridle and Saddle 4-H Club hosts Horse Fun Day scheduled date. Held at the fairgrounds

June 15 ... Adventure Camp at EN4HC

June 15 .... Deadline for all livestocck DNA

June 15 ... 4-H Day Camp for kids 6-11

June 19 ... Clover Kid Workshops (one in the morning, one in the afternoon)

June 20 ... Showing your Dog Workshop at Extension Office

June 21 ... OJO De Dios workshop at Extension Office

June 24 ... Babysitting Workshop

June 25-26 ... Community Service at Extension Office

June 25 ... Quilts of Valor Quilting at Extension Office

July 1-2 ... Tractor Safety Training at Cass County Extension Office

Aug 7-10 .... Cass County Fair 2019



Ag Information & Other Opportunities:


Nebraska Extension Cass County

Lauren Stohlmann, Extension Educator and Unit Leader, lauren.stohlmann@unl.edu

Katie Kreuser, Extension Educator, katie.kreuser@unl.edu

Tracy Ensor, Extension Assistant, tracy.ensor@unl.edu

Sondra Buell, Office Manager, sondra.buell@unl.edu

Harlee Brauckmuller, 4-H Summer Intern, harlee.brauckmuller@huskers.unl.edu

General Mailbox, cass-county@unl.edu