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Contact Us

Angela Miller
Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development
University of Illinois Extension
204 Vine, PO Box 600
Elizabeth, IL 61028
Phone: 815-858-2273
FAX: 815-858-2274

Gayle Arnold
Office Support Associate - Jo Daviess County
University of Illinois Extension
204 Vine, PO Box 600
Elizabeth, IL 61028
Phone: 815-858-2273
FAX: 815-858-2274

Jo Daviess County 4-H

Jo Daviess County 4-H

Enrollment Information

The 4-H year runs from September 1-August 31 every year. Any youth between the ages 5-18 by September 1 may enroll in the 4-H program. 4-H members must re-enroll every year to maintain 4-H membership. Although youth may enroll at any time throughout the year, re-enrollment and new enrollments must be completed every year by the December 15 deadline in order to participate in the County 4-H Fair and the IL State Fair.  

Youth intersted in becoming 4-H members will enroll online. Please check this area for all information regarding enrollment, project selection, and directions.  

  • 4-H Online- Add/Drop Projects PDF
    Add/Drop Project Instructions

  • 4-H Online- Click this link to enroll
    Visit 4-H Online today to begin your 4-H journey. Please note: this link is for 4-H Online only. You may change information,add projects, delete projects, change mailing or contact information at anytime throughout the year. You will have to have an email address to proceed, so please use a family email and choose a password that is easy to remember. Please NO student email addresses that require you to connect to a private server. For fair registration, please visit the 4-H Fair area and click on Fair Registration.

  • 4-H Online- New Family Enrollment PDF
    Enrollment Instructions for New Families

  • 4-H Online: Leader Sign-in Word
    Instructions for Club Leader Sign-in

  • 4-H Online-Re Enrollment PDF
    4-H Member RE-ENROLLMENT instructions

  • 4-H Online-Request Manual Word
    Click here to view this information sheet on how you can request a project manual while enrolling.

  • Assumption of Risk (Liability Waiver) PDF
    This form is called the "lifetime" waiver, meaning you will only need to fill this out once in a lifetime. This form will need to be completed by our 4-H leaders and all 4-H members. Please one form per person.

  • Cloverbud Project Selection Sheet: 2018-2019 PDF
    Click here for the project selection sheet. You must complete and return this form to the Extension Office in order to be considered "active".

  • Online Project Manuals and Publications - click here
    Some 4-H Projects no longer have a printed manual but the manuals are available online. This link will take you to these manuals/publications for you to download and/or print.

  • Photo, Video, Audio Release Form PDF

  • Project List for 4-Hers- 2018 PDF
    Click here for a comprehensive list of the project that your 4-H member may wish to take. This is for reference only. DO NOT TURN THIS FORM IN.

  • Project Selection Guide-NEW PDF
    Do you want to know all about the cool projects you can take in 4-H? Take a peek at this project guide to find out more information on all the projects that are available. (This guide replaces the IL Clover)