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Join 4-H Today

Program Contact: Randy Williams, Lincoln-Adams 4-H Program Coordinator
(509) 725-4171  • (509) 869-1818   •

Program Contact: Julie Hartz, Lincoln-Adams WSU Extension Program Assistant
(509) 659-3209  •

Enrollment Quick Links:

Enroll online at 4-H Online
General Club Enrollment Forms & Documents
List of Lincoln-Adams 4-H Contacts

Who can enroll in 4-H

4-H is open to all youth, ages 5-19.

There are four age groups in which youth 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 as a youth member

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

  • Find a Club:  Find a club that offers leadership in a project you’re interested in. Contact the extension office to find a club or start your own.
  • Enroll in 4-H online:
  • Decide on a Project:
  • Get involved and HAVE FUN!

Need help? Please contact the extension office.

The Lincoln-Adams enrollment deadline for joining a 4-H Club is July 15th.

For further questions or need help, contact the Extension Office of the county where you currently live:

Adams County
205 W Main, Ritzville, WA 99169-1894
509-659-3209 | Email us
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 12 pm & 1 pm – 4:30 pm

Lincoln County
PO Box 399, Davenport, WA 99122
(509) 725-4171 | Email us
Hours: Monday – Thursday, 9 am – 4 pm


Important Dates to Remember

    • Annual Club Plan/Budget form or Family Group Plan for the new 4-H year submitted to the Extension Office
    • Extension office will accept and officially enroll youth members of chartered clubs after Financial Reporting requirements are met, as soon as at least 5 youth from 3 different families (households) have enrollment submission in the 4hOnline system, and there are enrolled certified project leaders for all youth member projects.
    • Lincoln-Adams Horse ID Forms: Returning horse project members should submit the Lincoln-Adams 4-H Horse ID Form to the Extension Office as soon as they complete their 4hOnline enrollment.  Lincoln-Adams 4-H Horse ID Forms may be mailed, emailed, delivered or uploaded via the 4hOnline system.
      • April 1st FINAL Deadline for Horse Project Enrollment
        • Note: Horse project enrollment and Horse ID form submission may be required as early as January 1 for eligibility for some 4-H shows/events.

  • July 15th – FINAL Date for enrollment and project changes in the 4hOnline system for Lincoln-Adams WA 4-H adult and youth members.
  • Click Here for More General Club Enrollment Forms & Documents

Extension is for Everyone

Extension programs and policies are consistent with federal and state laws and regulations on nondiscrimination regarding race; sex/gender; sexual orientation; gender identity/expression; religion; age; color; creed; national or ethnic origin; physical, mental, or sensory disability, including disability requiring the use of a trained service animal; marital status, genetic information, and/or status as an honorably discharged veteran or member of the military. Report concerns to, 509-335-8288, or your local Extension office. Requests for special accommodations at Lincoln-Adams Extension Events can be made at least two weeks in advance by calling 509-659-3209 or 509-725-4171.

I Pledge:
  • My head to clear thinking
  • My heart to greater loyalty
  • My hands to larger service
  • My health to better living

For my club, my community, my country, and my world.


To make the best better


Learning by doing

thinking critically, solving problems

respecting self, others, and the environment, communicating

preparing for a career


choosing healthy lifestyles

Important Dates to Remember

Click on the buttons below to discover more information

October 1st: enrollment begins for 2022-2023 year October 31st: club and family financial reports due April 1st: Lincoln/Adams Horse ID forms July 15th: final Lincoln/Adams 4-H enrollment and project changes December 14th: deadline for 4-H Online Re-Enrollment