Join 4-H

Embark on an exhilarating journey with 4-H, a global program captivating the hearts of nearly 6 million young people! Youth can experience 4-H through school and community clubs, in-school and after-school programs, and 4-H camps. 4-H programming focuses on the following program project areas: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Communication and the Arts, Healthy Living, Leadership and Civic Engagement, and STEM. 4-H welcomes youth from various backgrounds and passions in grades K-12 - Clover Kids (grades K-3) and 4-H Clubs (grades 4-12).

Enrolling in your county's 4-H program may involve an enrollment fee. Please contact your local County Extension Office to find out more. Financial assistance for individual enrollment fees is available through the Iowa 4-H Foundation.

Ready to start your 4-H adventure? Fill out our interest form below or contact your local County Extension Office to learn more about the endless 4-H opportunities.

Interest Form

Carroll County 4-H

The Iowa 4-H Youth Development Program provides opportunities for youth to develop skills that they can use now and throughout their lives. Iowa 4-H builds upon a century of experience as it fosters positive youth development that is based on the needs and strengths of youth, their families, and communities.

All youth in grades 4th-12th are invited to participate in 4-H. We have many clubs throughout the county, check out our club directory for details. Selection of club is completely your choice based on which best fits your location, schedule and interests. 

4-H members are able to participate in many activities at a club, county, region, state, and national level. Some activities include: County Fair, record books, State Council, Camp Discovery, 4-H Youth Conference, a variety of workshops, and many more!

For more information contact the Carroll County Extension Office at 712-792-2364 or email us at


Volunteer in Carroll County

Share your passion of 4-H with the youth in Carroll County! Contact the Carroll County Extension Office to learn about current volunteer positions and to pick up your New Volunteer Paperwork. 


New and Returning Member Enrollment

Enrollment for new will begin on September 1. New Members can enroll on 4-H Online! New member enrollment is due by March 1.  See the steps below:

  1. Go to 4-H Online
  2. Two Options
    1. If you have never had a child in your family enroll in 4-H select "don't have an account" and create an account.
    2. If you have another child enrolled in 4-H login to your profile and select Member List on the left-hand side of your screen, then select add member.
  3. Complete ALL enrollment questions until you reach the green submit button.

Re-enroll Online for 4-H starting on September 1st! ALL members will re-enroll online again this year! Re-enrollment is due by December 1st. 

Carroll County 4-H Clubs

Carroll Champs

Leader: Cindy Erickson 

Where: The Carroll Methodist Church 

When: Typically meets on Sundays at 6:00pm. 

Carroll Clovers

Leader: Anjanette Treadway 

Where: The Carroll Methodist Church 

When: Dates and times vary.

Richland Hotshots 

Leader: Lora Reever & Mindy Woolsey 

Where: The Glidden American Legion Hall

When: Typically meets on Sundays at 4:30pm.

Halbur Community 

Leader: Matt Hinners & Megan Hopkins 

Where: The Halbur School 

When: Typically meets on Wednesdays at 6:00pm.

Manning Win or Grin 

Leader: Beth Booth & Jen Behrens 

Where: The Manning VFW Hall

When: Typically meets on Sundays at various times. 

Dedham Go Getters

Leader: Connie Ankenbauer

Where: The Dedham American Legion Hall

When: Meeting dates vary at 5:30. 

Mighty Clovers

Leader: Marissa Wiskus 

Where: CRMU Basement

When: Typically meets on Sundays at 4:00pm. 

Coon Rapids Shamrocks

Leader: Jim Heithoff

Where: The Annunciation Parish Church 

When: Typically meets on Mondays at 7:00pm.