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4-HThe UI Extension 4-H Youth Development program is a leader in guiding Idaho’s youth to become responsible, productive citizens. 4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential through working and learning in partnership with caring adults.

For more information, visit the National 4-H or UI Extension 4-H Youth Development websites.

Enrollment and Fees

Youth ages 5 to 18 years old (as of January 1) are eligible for 4-H. Our program year runs October 1 to September 30.

Participants ages 8 to 18 years old participate in a wide variety of project, leadership and citizenship activities, including competitive events. Special needs individuals older than 18 are eligible to participate, provided they are enrolled in high school.

Cloverbuds is designed for youth ages 5 to 7 years old and focuses on non-competitive group learning experiences.

Please contact UI Extension, Nez Perce County 4-H Program Coordinator Kerry Sanford for more information.

Enrollment is open October 1. A modest fee ($15 for regular members or $6 for Cloverbuds) provides program support.

4-H Forms and Applications

  • College Scholarship WorkshopFREE!!
    • November 20 | 5 p.m.–7 p.m. | Brammer Building, Lewiston
    • For more information
      • Gail Silkwood, UI/Benewah County Extension – (208) 245-2422 x 24

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Volunteer Opportunities

You can make a difference in the lives of our youth! There are many opportunities to lend a hand. Please contact us to learn more.









 2014 State 4-H Leader Forum | “Today’s 4-H . . . Everyone’s a Star”

  • Time to start thinking about 2014 State 4-H Leader Forum!  The link for the forum website, which includes access to the registration materials is The forum planning committee has been working hard and are planning a great event!  Back at this event is 4-H Hall of Fame recognition.
4-H Newsletter

4-H News is an excellent source of information regarding local, district, state, regional and/or national opportunities for the entire family. 4-H News frequently answers questions regarding activities and events.

 October 29, 2013