All 4th and 5th graders are invited to 4-H ( Teen Council’s annual overnight lock-in which will be held Friday, January 20, 8 p.m. to Saturday, January 21, 8 a.m. at the Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Suite A, Lincoln. Youth do not need to be enrolled in 4-H. This year’s theme will be “Neon Night.” The cost is $20 per person. Registrations are due by January 18.

Activities will include an exciting sleep over, fun projects, several games, snacks and movies! Be sure to bring your sleeping bag, pillow, toothbrush, toothpaste, active wear, sleepwear (sweats) and invite a friend to also attend!

To register your child, you can make checks payable to Lancaster County 4-H Teen Council and mail with “Nebraska 4-H Participant Permission and Health Form” (available at the Extension office and online at to: Tracy Anderson, Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County, 444 Cherrycreek Rd., STE A, Lincoln, NE 68528. For more information, contact Tracy Anderson at or at  (402) 441-7180.

Lancaster County 4-H helps young people develop the skills, knowledge, and experiences they need to reach their potential— and that creates a greater number of engaged citizens and community leaders. 4-H raises funds to support these programs. For more information or to inquire about enrolling a student in a 4-H program, call (402) 441-7180 or visit