Welcome to

Lewis & Clark County 4-H!

 

Joining 4-H

Youth ages 5 to 8 can only enroll in the Cloverbud project which is a non-competitive program. Youth age 8 on October 1 and after may join as a full member and can enroll in several different projects.

Step 1

Select a club from the list.  Use meeting times, dates and meeting location to help with your selection.  Don't let the name of the club stop you from checking them out.  You must be a member of a club to participate in county project activities and workshops.

Step 2

Contact the Club Organizational Leader and express your interest to join the club.  Find out what activities the club does, what are the requirements and expectations of the club. There is likely to be changes in the club list and leaders the start of the 4-H year.

Step 3

Complete the 4-H enrollment forms using the Clover: Montana 4-H Project Selection Guide.  Sign the enrollment forms and submit to the Club Organizational Leader with the $10.00 yearly enrollment fee.  Several project require additional project fees which will be collected when participating in the project.

Step 4

Project books needed are listed in the Clover: Montana 4-H Project Selection Guide under project requirements.  Project books are ordered through your club and cost approximately $6.00 to $9.00 each.

Step 5

Check the monthly Newsletter for project workshops, county activities and project contact information.

Please don't hesitate to contact the Extension Office at 447-8346 if you have questions or need additional information.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Montana State University and the Montana State University Extension Service prohibit discrimination in all of their programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital and family status. Issued in furtherance of cooperative extension work in agriculture and home economics, acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Jeff Bader, Director of Extension, Extension Service, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717