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.

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4-H Clubs in Greene County

Cedar Highland

Leaders: Bridgett Allen & Cassie Fiedler

Where: Meet at Churdan Community Room in Churdan, IA

When: 2nd Sunday @ 5:00 PM

This club is very involved across all project areas. Some youth show livestock some do just static project. There are a few older youth in this club with lots of new 4-H'ers!


Leaders: Randy & Linda Hedges

Where: Greene County Fairgrounds, Clover Hall in Jefferson, IA

When: 2nd Monday @ 7:00PM

This club is extremely varied in both age and project interest. Several members of this club show sheep and some do just static. 

Hardin Happy Hustlers

Leaders: Brent Schroeder, Dax Lautner, Tracy Deal & Tim Tucker

Where: Greene County Fairgrounds, Clover Hall in Jefferson, IA

When: 2nd Sunday @ 5:00 PM 

This club is the most varied in both age and the projects that are shown. This club has animals in nearly every species. They also have youth who just do static projects. 

Junction Food Producers

Leaders: Matt & Nicole Kiley

Where: Grand Junction Catholic Church in Grand Junction, IA

When: 2nd Sunday @ 5:00 PM

This club is varied in what projects they bring to the fair. Some youth bring just static and other youth bring sheep, rabbit, and goats.

Raccoon River Rockets

Leaders: Mindy Durlam & Tanya Turner

Where: Greene County Extension Office in Jefferson, IA

When: 2nd Sunday @ 5:00 PM

This clubs is a smaller sized club with mainly older members. They show both static projects as well as sheep.

Washington Winners

Leaders: Ben Gannon & Jodi Frederick

Where: Heartland Coop in Rippey, IA

When: 2nd Sunday @ 6:00 PM

This club is varied in both age as well as what is brought to the fair. Some members just do static others do livestock as well. This club has several entries in both swine and beef. 

Silver Spurs

Leader: Lindsey Cose

Where: Varies

When: Varies

This is a smaller sized club with varying ages. All members in this club show horses but anyone is welcome!


New Member Enrollment will begin on September 1 and ends on May 15! New Members will need to come by the Greene County Extension Office to get the paper enrollment forms OR they can enroll on 4-H Online! 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. Once you click that you just need to stop by our office to pay the $15 Enrollment Fee.


Re-enroll Online for 4-H starting on September 1st! ALL members will re-enroll online again this year! Re-enrollment is due by November 15th at 4:30 pm. After November 15th there will be a $25 late fee per family. The final day to sign up is May 15th. There is no late fee for NEW members!