Hamilton County 4-H

Hamilton County 4-H

4-H has a rich history in Hamilton County. More than 100 youth are members of traditional 4-H clubs and SPIN clubs where they are developing life skills in leadership, citizenship, public speaking and project work. But that's not all there is to 4-H. 4-H is at your school. 4-H is involved in your community. 4-H is involved in local government. To see how you can be involved in 4-H as a member or volunteer leader, contact us.

  • Agreement to Assume Risk - Adult PDF

  • Agreement to Assume Risk - Youth PDF

  • Exhibitor Absent Report PDF
    If a 4-H member is unable to show a project at fair, this form should be completed and attached to the project if another 4-H member is showing the project.

  • QAEC (Quality Assurance and Ethics Certification)
    All 4-H members enrolled in an animal project area are required to complete the online Quality Assurance and Ethics Certification course one time in order to stay enrolled in an animal project area. The certification must be done if you are enrolled in one of the following projects: Beef, Dairy, Cats, Dogs, Goats, Horse and Pony, Poultry, Rabbits, Sheep, Swine, and animal or vet science poster projects. The training is to be completed online at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/qaec/ . Youth will only need to complete the training once. The deadline for completing the training is June 1. Any youth not completing the training by this date will be removed from any 4-H animal projects and will not be allowed to exhibit these projects at the county 4-H shows. This rules applies to 4-H members who exhibit live animals AND poster exhibits. After you complete your training, print out the certificate and bring it to the Extension office for our files. If you need help accessing the internet to complete this training, call the Extension Office.