Interested in joining Gratiot County 4-H? Well, you've come to the right place! 4-H programs are open to youth ages 5-19 and cover a wide variety of interests. Our 5-7 year old members are considered Cloverbuds and focus more on fun and exploration of various projects, while older youth can participate and compete in the whole array of projects offered.
Steps for joining:
1) Look through the club directory and find a club or two that fit your needs (think about project interests and location)
2) Contact the club leader(s) to inquire about how to join and to get club-specific information such as meeting schedule and location, member expectations, and club fees
3) Once you have spoken to the club leader(s) and identified a club to join, enroll in 4-H Online (see family enrollment guide below for step-by-step directions)
Need assistance with this process? Please call the Gratiot County MSU Extension Office at 989-875-5233.
Club Directory and Enrollment Information
The 4-H program year runs September - August and annual enrollment is required. Enrollment opens each fall; members and volunteers should enroll or re-enroll in 4-H Online as soon as they know they are joining the 4-H program for the year. Please note that 4-H has year-round enrollment, but there are specific enrollment deadlines for certain 4-H experiences (such as state shows). If you have a question about your enrollment and if a deadline has passed, please contact the Extension office.