109 W. Main St., Room 102
Cortez, CO 80321-3155
(970) 564-8615 (fax)
Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. MST
County Extension Director,
4-H Program Coordinator
Who Can Join 4-H?
Youth 8 through 18 years of age as of January 1. Adult volunteers
must be at least twenty-one years of age, and have a genuine interest
in sharing their time, energy, and knowledge with youth.
When Can You Join 4-H?
Project enrollment is taken between October 1 and December 31. If
youth join after the project enrollment period, they still can participate
in the 4-H program. Clubs involve members in community pride projects,
demonstrations, fund raising activities, club tours, organization,
and fun. Youth would also be able to visit project meetings in order
to see what projects they would like to take the following project
How Do You Join 4-H?
Youth and their parents are encouraged to contact one or two club
leaders to find out when the club meets, and what projects the club
offers. Once a club is chosen, youth enroll with that club leader.
You may also contact the Montezuma County Extension Office at 109
W. Main, Room 102 in the county courthouse or phone 565-3123. Staff
will ask location of residence and what projects the child is interested
in. We will then give you the name of clubs that would fit your