4-H Club Resources

The MSU Extension office offers a wealth of resources for clubs to check out or come into the office and use.

Eaton County Enrollment Deadlines

  • November 15 for members and volunteers who are re-enrolling from the prior year
  • March 15 for new members to enroll who wish to exhibit at the Eaton County Fair as a 4-H member
  • Please note that 4-H has year-round enrollment, but may have specific enrollment deadlines for certain 4-H experiences. If you have a question about your enrollment and if it has passed a deadline, please contact the Extension office.

Frequently used documents

Useful links

Resources available for club use

  • Resource books

    • 4-H Council will sponsor up to $50 per club for purchasing curricula (use link below for available types) for club use (curricula would belong to the club). Please contact the Extension office for which curricula your club wants to purchase.
    • Curricula costs and types
  • Eaton County 4-H Community

    • This closed Facebook group has been created for the Eaton County 4-H community to connect to each other through sharing of resources and ideas.  The group is only open to currently enrolled 4-H members, their parents, and current 4-H volunteers.

      Eaton County 4-H Community Group

  • Silhouette Cameo

    • This electronic cutter is available to 4-H club leaders or members to use.  You can use the design software to upload your own designs or clipart images.  Visit the office during office hours or arrange a separate time with 4-H staff to use the equipment.  We have both a regular blade (paper, cardstock, vinyl, etc) and a fabric blade.  You must bring your own materials to cut.
  • WiFi box

    • For administrative leader use only; to use at club meetings as needed so families can enroll online.
  • Learning Lab Kits

    • Clubs may check out the following Ohio State University learning lab kits for two weeks at a time.  Please call the Extension office to reserve a kit.
      • Beef
      • Dog
      • Dairy
      • Horse
      • Goat
      • Poultry
      • Rabbit
      • Sheep
      • Swine
      • Animal Science (general animal science)
  • Curriculum

    • 4-H_Curriculum_List.pdf
    • 4-H leaders or members may check out and use activities from the many curriculum books found in the Extension office. Please note that there are many resources available at the office beyond what is listed; you are welcome to stop in and browse what we have and check them out as well!

  • Project Guidelines

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