4-Hers 12 and older that are interested in competing on a team at the State 4-H Life Challenge Event need to contact the Cherry County Extension Office by Tuesday, May 30.

Life Challenge is a two-day event on June 26 and 27 designed to help youth learn about issues related to Family and Consumer Sciences, explore career opportunities that are available, compete with other teens from across the state, and have fun!

Opportunities at Life Challenge include family and consumer science team problem solving challenges, ESI Contest, and campus tours. Youth can participate in any or all of these activities. In addition, you will have chances to explore the University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus, meet with faculty members, and have time for fun with friends.

The Life Challenge Event is open to any current 4-H’er who is at least 12 years of age as of January 1st of the current year. Pre-registration for the 4-H Life Challenge Event is required by May 30 by contacting the Cherry County Extension Office at 402-376-1850. Each participant must turn in a 4-H Permission and Health Form. 4-H’ers can select to do any of the team challenge events, a college tour, or any combination.

For more detailed information go to http://4h.unl.edu/life-challenge.