General Info

Welcome to our Leelanau County 4-H site! Here you'll find the latest 4-H news and upcoming events.  Visit us regularly to see what we're up to and be sure to tell your friends!   Like us on Facebook.

Our mission is to create non-formal educational opportunities to help youth thrive in a complex and changing world.

I pledge my head to clearer thinking, my heart to greater loyalty, my hands to larger service and my health to better living, for my club, my community, my country and my world!

Upcoming Local Events:

Speak Out! Stand Out!   Leelanau 4-H is excited to offer a free 4-week online public-speaking course, “Speak Out! Stand Out!” taught by 4-H volunteer and NMC professor Dr. Mark Howell. This course will be held via zoom, starting Monday, May 11th, from 6-6:30 pm, and is meant for youth currently in grades 6-12.  Follow this link to register:

Types of 4-H Clubs offered in Leelanau County:

Livestock & Animal, Horse, Rabbit, Chicken, Swine, Lego, Robotics, Archery, Ski & Snowboard, Differently Abled and more! Download a complete Leelanau County 4-H Club listing here.



Annual Financial Summary Report (for 4-H Treasurers)

4-H Club Fundraising Application Form

How to Join 4-H:

4-H provides fun, educational opportunities through 4-H clubs, afterschool programs and local, state, national and international events for youth ages 5-19. The participation fee is $20 per year, per youth or $60 per family with three or more youth. 


Become a 4-H Volunteer!

Our Leelanau County 4-H volunteers are wonderful! The youth of Leelanau County grow through the great variety of experiences 4-H volunteers provide throughout the county. Our volunteers promote growth in responsibility, confidence and civic engagement, as they encourage young people to explore their interests in hands-on ways and become empowered leaders. Join us as a 4-H volunteer today!

Volunteer Selection Process (VSP) Application

4-H in Leelanau County

For more information:

Rosali Collier, 4-H Program Coordinator
MSU Extension - Leelanau County
8527 E. Government Center Dr., Suite 107
Suttons Bay, MI  49682
Phone: 231-256-9888
Fax: 231-256-8331

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Many scholarships and programming for youth are made possible through generous donations from local individuals and businesses. To donate to the Leelanau County 4-H Youth Association, visit their PayPal page.

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