Join Platte County 4-H!

Membership in Missouri 4-H Youth Development Programs is open to all youth 5 to19 years of age (age as of 1/1/15). People of all ages participate in 4-H programs, from pre-schoolers to grandparents. The list of 4-H projects is so varied that every 4-H member and adult volunteer is sure to find something of interest.

It doesn't matter where you live, 4-H is open to all young people. Whether you live in the country, a small town or a big city, you can participate in 4-H.

Joining 4-H is easy! Call your local Platte County University Extension Office. Sharen Hunt, 4-H Youth Development Specialist, can help to guide you to opportunities in your area. In Platte County, call 816-270-2141 or e-mail Sharen Hunt at hunts@missouri.edu.

Membership Dues (PDF)

13 Most Frequently Asked Questions about Platte County 4-H (PDF)

4-H Annual Happenings (PDF)

When and where clubs meet in Platte County (PDF)

There is a small fee to join 4-H. Check with the extension center for details. In addition, some projects may require a small investment to get started, and there may be charges for materials or special trips.

The program year is from September 1 until August 31.