How to Join 4-H in Greene County!
Member Enrollment Forms:
These forms are to be completed and returned to your 4-H club so that the organizational leader can submit all members' forms to the Extension office by the date indicated as the enrollment deadline. Please check with your organizational leader for the date that they need the forms returned to them.
Across County Lines Membership Request Form and Policy- This form is required of all youth joining a Greene County 4-H Club who do not currently live within the county. It needs to be submitted only for the first year of across county lines membership. This form can be submitted directly to the Extension office or with the member enrollment form. Either way, it is due by enrollment deadline.
More Information about 4-H here in Greene County
Thank you for your interest in joining Greene County. We are so excited for you to join our program.
Here in Greene County you will be part of a group of around 850 members of 4-H. The 4-H program would not be successful without our almost 215 volunteers either. Youth can choose from almost 40 different clubs. Some clubs specialize in one or more project areas. This way, the you can receive education specifically on that project. When you become a 4-H member, you can participate in the Greene County Fair, learn about many different projects, participate in state activities, and go to 4-H camp at Camp Clifton.
Eligibility for 4-H membership begins when a child has reached age 5 and is enrolled in kindergarten as of January 1 of the current year (Cloverbuds); Membership to the 4-H club program begins when a child is enrolled in 3rd grade and is at least age 8 as of January 1 of the current year. Ohio 4-H membership ends December 31 of the year in which an individual attains the age of 19.
Members have their choice of more than 200 projects in a wide variety of subjects including guinea pigs, creative arts, rocketry, photography, cooking, fishing, cats, dogs, arts, aquariums, bicycle safety, gardening, model airplanes, woodworking, health etc. Each project book is $5.00 unless otherwise indicated in the Family Guide. 4-H club membership dues are $10.00.
When joining a club, consider these issues: