4-H'rs turn Papillion park into rocket launch pad
Image by University of Nebraska-Lincoln Douglas/Sarpy Extension
PAPILLION, Neb. (KMTV) - Some young 4-H members turned a local field into a launch pad Thursday.
Organizers say about 15 4-H’rs participated in their annual rocket launch contest in Papillion.
The rockets were judged on launching ability, flight and recovery process, along with safety.
The Douglas and Sarpy County 4-H program has more than 1,000 youth members.
They are getting ready for the upcoming Sarpy County Fair in Springfield next week.
Livestock shows and 4-H events begin on Wednesday, July 30.