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4-H Youth Development Program – Ferry County

Welcome to Ferry County 4-H!

4-H is the youth development education program of Washington State University Extension, which is conducted jointly by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, your state land grant university (WSU) and Ferry County. Today 4-H is everywhere–in cities, suburbs, small towns, and rural communities. In the 21st century, 4-H serves a broad clientele with expanded program using a variety of ways to “learn by doing.”

Ferry Friday E-Blast – Currently, WSU Ferry County Extension office produces a weekly Friday E-Blast to keep 4-Hers informed of the latest announcements and events. It is delivered to your email address via 4-H Online. Call us at 775-5225 x1116 if you are not receiving these blasts.

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Who can join 4-H

4-H is open to every youth, ages 5-19, without discrimination!

There are four age groups* in which you can do a wide variety of projects and activities:

  • Cloverbuds: ages 5-7
  • Junior: ages 8-10
  • Intermediate: ages 11-13
  • Senior: ages 14 to less than 19 

*Shooting sports and large animal projects require youth to be at least 8 years of age on October 1st to participate.


How to Join 4-H

You can join 4-H in a few easy steps:

Need help? Please contact the extension office or take a look at this enrollment guide.


Please Visit or Contact Us!

We warmly welcome you to Ferry County 4-H! Whether you are new to the Clover or already part of the 4-H family, we hope that you’ll find what you’re looking for on our website. If not, please email or call the extension office in Republic.

WSU Ferry County Extension Office:
Office Phone: (509) 775-5225 Ext. 1116

350 E. Delaware Ave. #9
Republic, WA 99166
Find on Google 

Justilynn Van Wyk, 4-H/Master Gardener Extension Coordinator
Ferry County Extension
justilynn.vanwyk@wsu.edu | 509-775-5225 x1115

Tammy Folks, Chief Deputy & Office Manager
Ferry County Extension

tammy.folks@wsu.edu


Vision

Washington State University 4-H Youth Development is developing young people to become productive citizens who are engaged in positive change, meeting the needs of a diverse and changing society.

Mission

4-H youth development education creates supportive environments for all youth and families to reach their fullest potential.

4-H is the nation’s largest youth development organization. We reach out to kids and their families to build skills for real life. WSU 4-H Youth Development is committed to providing safe and inclusive environments for all youth and adults regardless of race; sex; gender; sexual orientation; gender identity/expression; religion; age; color; creed; national or ethnic origin; citizenship; physical, mental, or sensory ability; genetic information; and/or status as an honorably discharged veteran or member of the military.

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