Interested in Joining 4-H?

Thank you for your interest in Ohio 4-H Youth Development. Please contact your local Ohio State University Extension 4-H Professional in the county in which you reside.  The Extension Professional in the county will be able to suggest a community club and activities that will best meet your child’s needs and interest areas.

Contact your County Extension Office today!


  1. Club Advisor Resources

    Club Advisor Resources

    Mar 18, 2020

    With face-to-face meetings cancelled until July 6, 4-H club advisors can find resources for virtual meetings and activities with their members HERE.

  2. How to talk with your children about COVID-19

    How to Talk with Your Children about COVID-19

    Mar 16, 2020

    The current situation with the coronavirus, otherwise known as COVID-19, can be a source of stress and anxiety for you as well as your children. Here's a link to an article from Bernadette Melnyk, OSU's Chief Wellness Officer about how to talk with your child about coronavirus.

  3. Program Update

    4-H Program Update

    Mar 13, 2020

    An email is being sent today to 4-H families from your county 4-H professional about upcoming activities. Please be sure to review the information. The safety of our community is our top priority. We realize that our COVID-19 policy guidelines will cause disruption, but the risk of not acting outweighs the inconvenience of these temporary measures. We will share updates as more information becomes available.