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Welcome to Meadowlark 4-H

Welcome to the Meadowlark District 4-H Youth Development web page for new families! Youth must be age 7 on January 1 to be a regular 4-H member. An introductory program called Cloverbuds is available for youth ages 5 and 6.

The key to understanding 4-H and all of the great opportunities it entails is to get involved and ask questions. We look forward to welcoming you to our 4-H family! Questions about joining 4-H can be directed to a staff member located on the right side of this page.

Joining 4-H is easy as 1-2-3!

  1. Find a 4-H Club or two near you and visit a meeting.
  2. Check out our Project Resources page to see our project offerings.
  3. Create a 4HOnline account with 4-H enrollment information (see 4-H enrollment page for details) and submit payment to the State 4-H Office.  Enrollment doesn't open until October 1.

Resources for New 4-H families

4-H New Family Guide

Guide to MED 4-H

Cloverbud Info

Kansas 4-H Website

National 4-H Website

New Family Newsletter

April 2024

February 2024

November 2023

September 2023

April 2023


4-H Contacts

Clay Roland

Clay Roland
District Extension Agent - 4-H Youth Development
Phone: 785-863-2212

Heather Roenne

Heather Roenne
District 4-H Events Coordinator
Oskaloosa Office
Phone: 785-863-2212

Cara Robinson

Cara Robinson
District 4-H Program Manager
Holton Office
Phone: 785-364-4125

Debra Henry

Debra Henry
District 4-H Program Manager
Seneca Office
Phone: 785-336-2184