Who Can Join 4-H?  

 (age as of January 1st)

Cloverbuds: Youth age 5 and in Kindergarten through 2nd grade. Non-competitive group activities! No Projects!

Project Members: Youth age 8 and in 3rd grade (or 9 and any grade) to age 18.

What Can You Do In 4-H?

  • Learn By Doing With Projects ... more than 200 to choose from including rockets, electricity, cats, dogs, fishing, photography, bicycle, fitness, and MORE!
  • Develop Life Skills ... Leadership, communication, responsibility, time management, teamwork through club and community 4-H experiences.
  • Make Friends and memories... at 4-H camp, clinics, workshops, trips, Junior Fair and in your 4-H CLUB!

4-H Membership Expectations

The expectations for 4-H membership are a balance among 4-H project work, involvement in the 4-H club, participation in 4-H activities and events, and working towards improving one's personal growth.

Project Work Through 4-H

Each project book contains a wealth of information and activities for planning and conducting a project. The projects can be completed by participating in activities through organized project groups or by carrying out the activities individually under the guidance of a parent or other adult.

What Does 4-H Cost?

County Activity Fee: $10 per member with a $40 maximum per family.

Projects: Minimum $6.00 project book fee with additional costs for supplies, materials, equipment, animals, etc.

Club Dues: Dues are charged by some clubs for refreshments, project book costs, and other programs.

How Can You Join?

Contact one of nearly 50 clubs to join or start your own.

Join ANYTIME, but by April 1st to be able to take advantage of all 4-H opportunities including participation in Junior Fair. Changes and additions are due by May 1.

What Is The Best Way To Find a 4-H Club?

  • Start with Clubs In Your Community.
  • Review the Club List Below To Find a Club That Offers Projects In Your Interest Area.
  • Contact the 4-H Club Advisor to ask about club activities, projects, requirements and meetings.
  • For more information about Guernsey County 4-H clubs call the Extension Office at 740-489-5300.
Club Name Location Contact Projects
All American Misfits 

 West Cambridge - New Concord; Meetings held at Pike School

 Courtney Haug, 740-891-1034,  haugcourtney@gmail.com  misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock, equine, cloverbuds
Blue Ribbon advisor's home in Salesville area Lisa Kahrig,  740-679-3233, blueribbonclub4h@gmail.com misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock, cloverbuds
 Bobcat Bunch Advisor's Home in Cambridge

Lesley Jirles, 740-439-1864 or 740-255-0946; lesleyjirles@msn.com

misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock
Clover Kids advisor's home Jacob Glasgow, jacobglasgow2015@gmail.com , 740-260-9927 livestock, misc.
Cloverleaf  Buckeye Trail High School or Old Washington park pavilion  Jessica Shipe, 740-310-7125, jess5427@yahoo.com misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock
Conservation Kids Guernsey County Sportsmen for Conservation Club

Jim Mercer, 740-680-1389, jwmercer55@hotmail.com 

shooting sports, small animals, misc., livestock, cloverbuds
Country Bumpkins Guernsey Co. Library, Fairgrounds Tabitha Scaggs, tabithascaggs02@yahoo.com, 740-260-2246 misc., small animals, shooting sports, home ec., equine, livestock, cloverbuds
Country Cousins Buckeye Trail Elementary School, Old Washington Park Vernon & Brenda Beynon, 740-432-5934, or 740-705-9062, beynon@cebridge.net misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock, cloverbuds
Cumberland Valley Kids Cumberland Presbyterian Church Miranda Miser, 740-260-1039, miranda@mmfeedandsupply.com  misc.,  small animals, food/clothing, livestock, cloverbuds 
Dirty Spurs Fairgrounds

Alice Hays, 740-680-6200, hays_alice@yahoo.com

misc., small animals, equine, livestock, food/clothing, dog
Flat Ridge Raiders Kimbolton Firehouse Deanna Sheppard, 740-674-6049, deannas2003@gmail.com   misc., livestock, food/clothing, small animals
Full Circle Arrowhead Rd., Cambridge  Dick & Marie Wilson, 740-439-2090 or Vicki Wilson, 740-5582, mariewilson@frontier.com misc., small animals, food & clothing, livestock, cloverbuds 
Get Along Gang Quaker City/Salesville area 

Joy Bodner, 740-801-0286; Kayla Eagon  (cloverbuds)

misc., small animals, food & clothing, livestock, cloverbuds
Green Acres Mt. Hermon Church Betty Hinson, 740-584-4077, betty.hinson4077@gmail.com  misc., livestock, small animals, cloverbuds 
Guernsey Co. Saddle fairgrounds (summer), Pleasant City (winter) Sarah Clevenger,740-260-8552, sjclevenger6@gmail.com equine, small animals, dog, livestock 
Londonderry Lads & Lassies  Freeport Masonic Lodge

Karen Ripley,  ripleyfarms@windstream.net, 740-489-9024 or 740 260 5044

misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock, cloverbuds 
Lone Star Riders Plumbers & Pipefitters, Fairgrounds

 Amy Hlad,  thehlads@frontier.com , 740-260-2507

 equine, cloverbuds
Lore City Sticktogethers Lore City United Methodist Church Kim Allen, Kallen2168@gmail.com , 740-680-1810 misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock, cloverbuds
Millwood Cattle Millwood Township Bldg. in Quaker City Wendie Reed,  MillwoodCattle4H@gmail.com ,  740-679-2041 livestock, food/clothing, misc., small animals, cloverbuds
Pigs N Things Beckett Ave United Methodist church Stacy Clagett, sjclagett@gmail.com , 740-538-1174 misc., small animals, large animals, food/clothing, cloverbuds
Rolling Acres Bethlehem Methodist Church, Byesville Jackie Haught,  jack1069@msn.com  , 740-801-3516 misc., food/clothing, small animals, livestock, cloverbuds
Rural Mix-Ups Clear Fork church fellowship hall or advisor's home Debbie Larrick, 740-498-6130 or 740-227-1359, hdelk2@hughes.net  misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock 
Salesville Stitch & Stock Salesville Church of Faith Annex Debi Roe, 740-679-2442 or 740-255-7152, debiroe@windstream.net   misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock, cloverbuds
Salt Fork Do Right  Burnworth home, or Roe home  Dave & Judy Burnworth, 439-3626 or 584-6362, burnwortht@aol.com  misc., food/clothing, small animals, livestock,  cloverbuds
Seneca Doers Senecaville United Methodist Church or Lore City Community Center  Krista (Combs) Caldwell, 740-489-9172 , krista72174@yahoo.com  misc., food/clothing, livestock, small animals
Shady Valley Shamrocks  New Concord U. Meth. church or Camb. City Park Niki Wolfe, 740-630-1387 , nikireid24@yahoo.com  misc., small animals, food/clothing, livestock
Shoot-N-Barrels Guernsey Co. Library & Fairgrounds

Josie Baker-Higgins, jbaker327@belmontcollege.edu , 740-801-8038;

Brenda Gillespie, 740-213-5801, blbakerus@yahoo.com

misc., small animals, equine, livestock, food/clothing
 Showstoppers Kimbolton area Travis Bichard, 740-255-6571, tbich75@gmail.com small animals, livestock, misc., cloverbuds
Speed & Action various homes in Cambridge area, fairgrounds horse arena Bertha Watson, berthawatson1948@gmail.com , 740-260-3677 equine, cloverbuds
Town & Country  Old Washington Presbyterian Church or Guernsey Co. Fairgrounds  Lori Bamfield, 740-260-0545, jloveall3688@gmail.com   misc., small animals, livestock, equine, food/clothing, Cloverbuds
Turn N' Burn Gadd home/ Guernsey Co. Fairgrounds Brenda Flood, floodqc@yahoo.com , 740-391-2467 equine, small animals
Wild Things  Stop 9 Church of Christ Senior Center, Byesville & advisor's home  Twila Wright, 740-584-1198, twright@cebridge.net  misc., small animals, food & clothing, livestock, cloverbuds


Would You Like To Become a 4-H Volunteer?

Learn How by calling 740-489-5300.