When is the best time to join 4-H? NOW! Contact the club you are interested in so you can formally enroll by the project deadline (March 1st).
Step 1: Find a Club
Look for a club that meets in your area, during times which work with your family. Then contact that club advisor.
Cloverbuds: Must be at least age 5 and in Kindergarten as of Jan. 1st.
Project Members: Must be at least age 8 and in 3rd grade as of Jan. 1st.
4-H Club Contacts:
Agrico 4-H Club- Stephane Tumlin email@example.com
Meets @ Whitewater Township Sr. Center 3rd Wednesday – 7pm
Dreamweavers 4-H Club- Coco Dean firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets @ Xenos Christian Church 2nd Wednesday – 6:30pm
Future Finders 4-H Club- Alicia Elam Soho_president@yahoo.com
Meets in Collinsville, Hamilton, OH First Wednesday of the month 11:30am to 3pm
Gorman Farm 4-H Club- Cindy Capannari email@example.com
Meets @ Gorman Heritage Farm Evendale 4th Monday - 7pm
Hamilton County Livestock Club- Heather Alden firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets @ Crosby Township 3rd Wednesday - 7pm
Madeira 4-H Club- Tina Petro email@example.com
Meets @ Madeira Library 7pm – Day TBD
Western Hills 4-H Club- Becky Roell firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets @ Gamble-Nippert YMCA - 4th Sunday of each month at 4PM
New Members: Fill out the forms below and return them to your club advisor
4-H Enrollment Form- Complete this entire form to become a 4-H member/Cloverbud.
4-H Health Form- This form is kept with the advisor's information in case a parent is not present when an accident happens.
Cross County Line- This form needs to be compelted and returned with your enrollment paperwork for any youth who lives outside Hamilton County.
Step 3: Pick Your Project
The entire list of Ohio 4-H projects can be found at: http://go.osu.edu/Zpd.
Step 4: Pay Your Fair Dues
4-H Fair Assessment Fees
Hamilton County 4-H participates in the Hamilton County Independent Community Fair. The fee is a Fair Assessment Fee that is used to pay for weekly fair pass, judges, ribbons, awards, and other fair related expenses for the members. Please make the check payable to Hamilton County 4-H Association and mail it to:
Hamilton County 4-H Association
PO Box 764
Miamitown, OH 45041‐0764
If you cannot afford this fee or have additional questions, contact the Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development, Tony Staubach (email@example.com).
Members: $75.00 first child ($45.00 child 2 and more)
4-H Quick Info Sheet and Annual Activity Fee- This is a brief overview of everything you need to know to become a 4-H member, including annual fee and uses.
Financial Assitance Form- Use this form if you need financial assistance to reduce your financial contribution.
All the forms and information you will need to join 4-H are here. If you can't find what you need, or you’d like to start a club of your own contact our Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development, Tony Staubach at firstname.lastname@example.org.