Thank you for your interest in joining 4-H in Adams County. 

4-H is open to ALL YOUTH, of ALL ABILITIES ages 5 to 18.  Youth can join 4-H at any time of the year.  We strongly recommend youth enroll by April 15th to have the best participation in the Adams County 4-H Program. Some projects require an earlier enrollment, such as shooting sports.

The enrollment process is done online and needs to be done every year for both, Youth and Volunteers.  Please see the links below to help guide your way.  If you have any questions, please call the Adams County Extension Office at 402-461-7209.

Complete the 4-H Youth and Volunteer Online Enrollment -

The $5.00 Adams County Youth Enrollment Fee may be paid in person at the Adams County Extension Office or done online during the enrollment process.

  • Enroll and pay enrollment fee on or before February 12, 2021 – Receive one free 4-H manual per youth enrolled and the best program experience possible.
  • Enroll and pay enrollment fee on or before April 15, 2021 – Receive a quality program experience with being included in all communication and available for all age appropriate opportunities.
  • Enroll and pay enrollment fee on or before June 15, 2021 – Able to exhibit at the Adams County Fair and the Nebraska State Fair. Please visit with the Adams County Extension Office for all needed documentation depending on enrolled project.

List of Available Project Areas in Adams County for 2021 4-H Program Year (PDF)

New to 4-H: Step by Step Enrollment Instructions (PDF)

Re-Enrollment to 4-H: Step by Step Instructions (PDF)

New Volunteer Enrollment Instructions (PDF)