Join 4-H

Learn More About 4-H & Choose a Club
Before joining 4-H you may be wondering..."what is 4-H exactly?"  The "What is 4-H?" page on the Iowa 4-H website can answer that question!  The next step is deciding which Hamilton County 4-H club you would like to join.  You can choose a club based on location, age, or special interest.  To see a list of 4-H clubs in Hamilton County see our club map below or contact Leah Feltz, the County Youth Coordinator, who will be happy to assist you!  It is important that you make contact with the club leaders, as they will give you specific information about the club such as meeting locations, dates/times, and club rules/expectations.


In Hamilton County, 4-H Members are asked to enroll on 4-H Online.  If you need help, there are help sheets and you can always contact our office!  There is a $30 annual enrollment fee partially sponsored by Hamilton County Extension and there is additional support for clubs from New Cooperative.  Check with your club leader to determine what, if any, enrollment fee is due.

Explore 4-H in Hamilton County
Make sure you spend some time familiarizing yourself with the 4-H program.  Learn more about 4-H by checking out our New Member Guide. Our Project Helpers will help you get started in a project that you are passionate about.  You can also check our monthly newsletter and online calendar for more information about events going on in Hamilton County.

County 4-H News

February 22, 2018

We are now hiring an intern to join us this summer to make the best better!

March 14, 2018

The Chicago trip will take place November 22-24, 2018 (tentative).

March 14, 2018

On this trip 7th and 8th grade 4-Her's have the chance to meet other 4-Her's from 10 other counties all while discovering some of the many great attractions in Minneapolis/St. Paul.  Registration deadline is May 1st and are taken on a first come first serve basis, so sign up today!

March 14, 2018

The Hamilton County 4-H Foundation is committed to supporting 4-H youth with funds to encourage their growth in becoming Productive Citizens, Outstanding Communicators, Effective Leaders, and Successful Learners.

March 13, 2018

How does your garden grow? Enroll in the 4-H Horticulture Project where you can learn to plant it, dig it, grow it, show it and eat it!

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