New to 4-H?

Who can join?

Any youth age 5 years old on October 1 can join 4-H as a Cloverbud. Youth who are 8 years old on October 1 may join as a regular member or continue for one additional year as a Cloverbud. Youth 9-18 and youth who are 19 on October 1 but still enrolled in high school may join as a member.

Adults age 19+ on October 1 may enroll as leaders. Leaders must complete the volunteer background screening and volunteer application process before becoming active leaders. Volunteers guide youth members in project skills, service and leadership projects. 

What can I do in 4-H?

Check out the clover selection guide for a complete list of projects that members can choose from.

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When should I sign up?

The 4-H year begins on October 1st. **Re-enrolling members should be enrolled by October 31st. Clubs may continue to take NEW members until December 1 or until they are full. Choose a club from the list and contact the organizational leader for forms and information. (Forms are also available below.)

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Membership fees for ALL members/leaders are collected by club organizational leaders. Fees are as follows: 

Members - $20.00                    Leaders - $15.00             Cloverbuds - $10.00

 


NEW Members/leaders - complete your enrollment form and return it to the organizational leader of the club you have chosen.  

NEW Member Enrollment

Animal/Horse Project Permission and Assumption of Risk

 

NEW Leader Enrollment and Volunteer Agreement

Volunteer Background Check (New or Lapsed Leaders)

  


Families who are changing clubs must fill out NEW Member Enrollment forms and complete the Changing 4-H Clubs Form. Return both to the leader of your new club.

**RE-ENROLLING Members/leaders -  complete your enrollment online. 

All members/leaders who are returning to 4-H this year will complete their enrollments through the 4-H Online program no later than October 31st. Instructions will be distributed by club leaders, e-mailed to families, and available HERE. Please read them carefully, follow all steps, and DO NOT set up a new profile. Begin enrollment by clicking on the image below.

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4-H Online Changes & Add/Drop Instructions

All members/leaders enrolled in 4-H have access to their records through 4-H Online. Accessing your profile will allow you to change/update any of your personal information (address, phone, e-mail, etc.) throughout the year. It will also allow you to add/drop projects until April 30th. It is a members responsibility to verify that all projects are correct and make any changes before April 30th. After that time no PROJECT changes can be made. Verifying the accuracy of projects is very important as it may affect your FAIR entries and eligibility. If you have questions please call the office for assistance.