4-H is the youth development outreach program of the Land Grant Universities, the Cooperative Extension System, and USDA. It is made up of a community of young people across America who are learning life skills and are supported in this developmental process by caring adult leaders. 4H’ers are actively involved in educational projects that are fun and that use quality curriculum incorporating the most current research and knowledge available through the Land Grant University system. 4-H youth:
To find out more about the Apple Valley 4-H club, please click on the link to access our orientation materials.
To be eligible to become a 4-H member, you must:
If you would like to be considered for 4-H membership, please click on the link and fill out the required form. We will review your application and will let you know if there is an opening in a project area that matches your interests. Members are assigned on a first-come first-serve basis. If the club is full you will be added to the wait list. If this happens, we will notify you when we have an open house for prospective members.
Adult volunteers are the backbone for a successful county 4-H program. Because of their direct involvement with youth, an application process is required.
If you would like to be considered to become a volunteer, please click on the link and fill out the required form. We will review your application and will let you know if there is an opening in a project area that matches your interests.