4-H Online Enrollment
As we embark on a new 4-H programming year, we are excited to introduce you to a new on-line enrollment system. Effective, October 1 all 4-H families will enroll in clubs and projects through 4HOnline at ne.4honline.com . You will nee d to create a new family account and profiles for each 4-H member at ne.4honline.com to participate in the 2015 program year. All current 4-H Families need to register no later than December 1, 2014 in order to receive mailings, etc.
4HOnline is a web-based enrollment system that will allow families to enroll in 4-H on your personal computer, mobile device or at local enrollment events hosted in your county. You'll be able to complete all of the information necessary to join.
4-H online, including 4-H code of conduct forms. There will be no paper forms to submit for enrollment. Coming soon, you'll also be able to register for events, pay enrollment fees on-line and more! For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Extension Office.
To prepare for this enrollment event, we've provided the following list of information you'll be asked to enter online.
1. Name, mailing addresses, primary phone and email for the family. You can include multiple family addresses if needed. You will also be able to include an additional emergency contact for your family. This field is optional.
2. Name, age, (as of January 1, 2015) grade in school and year of graduation for each youth members you plan to enroll.
3. Each youth member will need to sign by typing their name on the Code of Conduct Form.
4 For each youth member enrolled, the parent/guardian will need to sign the permission to treat, participate and release of claims.
5.Each youth member will need to select their club or independent member status. They can select multiple clubs, but will need to identify one primary club.
6 Each youth member will need to select their projects for the upcoming program year. We recommend you review the list of projects in the Pick a Project prior to beginning your online enrollment. A minimum of one project is required to complete an enrollment, however, more projects can be added up to the enrollment deadline in your county.
7. Cheyenne County Only: Each member will need to pay the $10 annual enrollment fees. This covers insurance, project manuals and supplies throughout the year. Please make checks payable to: Cheyenne County 4-H Council
Santa's Elves Secret Workshop
Youth ages 5 and older are invited to attend Santa's Elves Secret Workshop on Saturday, December 13th from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Sidney Elks Lodge (1040 Jackson St). Participants will make 4 gifts wrapped and ready for their family just in time for Holiday Giving. Cost is $10 per participant. For more information please contact Lynn McKinney at UNL Extension 254-4455 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Space is limited so please pre-register by December 8th.
The Livestock QA Team is proud to introduce the online version available to Nebraska 4-H'ers to complete their Livestock Quality Assurance Requirement. Livestock Quality Assurance is a self-directed course designed for youth ages 8-18. Participants will learn about good production practices and producing quality food products from taking this course.
The course has been divided into three levels, Junior (4-H Youth Ages 8-10), Intermediate (4-H Youth Ages 11-14), and Senior (4-H Youth Ages 15-18). Each year youth will be required to complete three modules within their age level. Youth are eligible to work ahead so that they will be done with Quality Assurance requirements until they reach the next age level.
Please watch the Quality Assurance YouTube Video that shows step by step how to register for QA training, complete the modules and then print/submit certificates.
The Nebraska 4-H Career Portfolio is the annual record-keeping system used by Nebraska 4-H youth; it is a composite of all 4-H and non 4-H projects/activities throughout the individual's 4-H career. The 4-H Career Portfolio is required for Nebraska 4-H youth to be eligible for many county and state awards.
The Nebraska 4-H Diamond Clover Program encourages 4-H youth to engage in a variety of projects and activities that will enable members to acquire the life skills necessary to lead successful lives as competent, caring and contributing citizens. The program's overall goal is to provide 4-H members a rich and diverse learning experience.
The Nebraska 4-H Diamond Clover Program is designed for all ages of 4-H members. 4-H members may begin participation in the Nebraska 4-H Diamond Clover Program at any time of the year.
To begin the Diamond Clover Program, a 4-H member must complete the Plan portion of the Plan & Report form. This is saved and attached to the Report Portion of the form that is filled out and turned into the local county extension office at the end of the year
The UNL Pick Your Project web page helps youth, parents, and leaders select projects. It identifies project areas, career choices and exhibits and includes related, additional curricula resources. It also includes resources for projects which do not require a specific curriculum, eg. Decorate Your Duds.
The 2014 Summer Season is approaching fast! We are thrilled to invite all youth to enjoy summer camp with the Nebraska 4-H Camps and Centers at any of our sites – Gretna, Halsey, and Destination camps.
State Fairbook Check out information for 4-H at the Nebraska State Fair, including the 2014 Fairbook. A description of the Premier 4-H Science Award can be found under General Rules