4-H membership is open to all youth who are 5 AND in kindergarten, as Cloverbuds, with regular membership when they are 8 AND in the third grade but have not passed their 19th birthday by January 1st of the current year.
All enrollment forms must be turned in to the Extension Office by March 15th. Anyone wishing to join after March 15th may take a project but will not be allowed to compete in county or state shows, contests, or events or participate in Junior Fair. Members may participate in club meetings and activities, community service events, and county clinics. Projects may not be changed or added after April 1st.
The current County 4-H Activity fee is $25 per member ($50 maximum per family, 1st year members and Cloverbuds free) to join Ashtabula County 4-H.
Members may only enroll in dual clubs when taking different projects in both clubs. 4-H enrollment fees are only paid once in the primary club.
Be sure to check out the County Family Program Guide for more information and contact the Extension Office for a list of clubs in your interest area!