4-H Information
2015 4-H Fair Logo
2015 4-H Fair Logo

4-H Events and Forms

10-year 4-H members


Fundraising Events


  • Cake Decorating Workshops - information
  • Foods Workshops - Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - Extension Office. Bring items/examples to be evaluated. The group will discuss project requirements, presentation, and work with examples.
    • Advanced level foods - 4:00 p.m.
    • Intermediate level foods - 5:00 p.m.
    • Beginner foods - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sewing Workshops - Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - Extension Office. Bring examples and questions.

Scholarships and Awards

  • Friends of 4-H Scholarship -- PDF or Word
  • Goshen Health & Wellness Foundation of Elkhart County -- PDF or Word
  • Junior/Senior Award -- criteria and application -- PDF or Word
  • Key Club Award Application
  • Purdue Club of Elkhart County -- PDF or Word




4-H Volunteer Information



4-H Livestock Information

4-H Animal ID

In order for your animal to be eligible to show at the Elkhart County 4-H fair and/or the Indiana State Fair, your animal needs to be identified on the 4hOnline database. More information is available "here."

Northern IN 4-H Dairy Workshop

Attention Dairy Project Members! Take part in this hands-on workshop just for you! If you have any questions please contact Robert Kelly at 574.533.0554 or kelly115@purdue.edu. Download the brochure

PQA for 4-H Youth

All 4-H youth who plan to show a pig at the 2015 Elkhart County 4-H fair will once again need to complete a PQA training course. Download the flyer for more information.

4-H Dairy Youth Academy

Attention all 4-H Dairy Youth! Apply to participate in a State-Wide leadership opportunity based on learning more about the Dairy Industry. The 4-H Dairy Youth Academy team invites all youth that will be in grades 10-12 in the fall of this year to apply. We are limiting the participation state-wide to 14 youth. Contact Robert Kelly with any questions.




New to 4-H? Want more information?

 Download a copy of our Elkhart County 4-H Handbook.

 4-H Ensemble Newsletters



4-H Enrollment Information

Online enrollment is open October 1 through January 15. After January 15, you can enroll in 4-H by completing a paper enrollment form. Click on the links below to download a copy, print it off and return it to the Purdue Extension Elkhart County office by June 1.

2015 4-H Enrollment form (grades 3-12)
2015 Mini 4-H Enrollment form (grades 1-2)



4-H Clubs

Looking for a 4-H Club? Visit our "4-H Clubs" page.

Changes in Club Names -- You may have noticed some club names are listed a little differently this year - that is because we have begun to list them according to their official name. 



Mini 4-H 

Mini 4-H (grades 1 and 2) -- Project Manuals and Newsletter 



Traditional 4-H 

Traditional 4-H (grades 3-12) -- Project Manuals



Elkhart County 4-H Fair

Information you may find helpful to prepare for the 2015 fair.



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