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Shawnee County

Shawnee County
K-State Research and Extension
1740 SW Western Avenue
Topeka, KS  66604


Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

785-232-0093 fax

4-H Clubs in Shawnee County

There are numerous 4-H Clubs in Shawnee County. Each 4-Her belongs to a Community Club. Memberships of these clubs consist of youth who live in a given area or community based upon where that club meets. Community Clubs have structured meetings. emphasize community service and increase communication skills. If you are interested in joining 4-H, we encourage you to visit several of the different Community Clubs in your area to find the best match for your family. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Shawnee County Extension Office at (785) 232-0062.

Shawnee County 4-H offers several county-wide project group meetings as well. 

Just a little sample of Community Clubs in action!

                           Commuinty Club List Link           Project Group List Link


Find the best Club for you in your area! 

Shawnee County Club Map

Club NameAreaMeeting LocationMeeting Date & TimeLeadersEmailPhone Number
AuburnAuburn AreaAuburn Community Center, 121 W 11th St, Auburn, KS 664022nd Monday, 6:30pmJeremey Poling & Jennie Jacksonjpoling@polinginternet.com jennie.jl.jackson@icloud.com 
Deer TrailCentral Topeka Area Shawnee County Extension Meeting Room, 1740 SW Western Ave, Topeka, KS. 666042rd Monday, 6:00pmBryan Boutz & Marcia Brickerbboutz@gmail.com bricker531@juno.net785-246-6432
DoverDover AreaDover Community Center
5928 SW Douglas Rd
3rd Sunday, 5:00pmSandy Atwood & Amy Johnstonsatwood722@gmail.com Amyjohnston579@gmail.com785-221-1895 785-256-6020
GroveSilver Lake AreaGrove Township Hall
6939 NW Tibbs Rd
3rd Sunday, 300pmDarwin Bahnerdarwin.bahner@gmail.com785-207-7308
Indian CreekNorth Topeka AreaSunrise Optimist Club Building 720 NW 50th, Topeka3rd Monday, 7:00pmJenny & Jay VanLeeuwenjenvanlee@mac.com jaysemail22@gmail.com785-783-4304
RiversideSouth East Topeka AreaBerryton United Methodist Church 7010 SE Berryton Rd
Berryton, KS 66409
2nd Monday, 7:00pmMary Beth Showalter Allison Lehmann Jennifer Kuckelmanriverside4hsncoks@gmail.com 
Rossville RustlersRossville AreaCitizen Potawatomi Nation Bldg. 806 Nishnabe Trail
Rossville, Ks 66533
3rd Monday, 7:00pm Cloverbuds Meeting at 6:30pmJessica Aubert Melisa Thompson Anne Fosteraubertfarm@gmail.com
Shawnee RidersSouth West Topeka AreaFarm Bureau Bldg. (West) 3801 SW Wanamaker Rd., Topeka, Ks 666143rd Tuesday. 7:00pmMelissa Tillery & Megan Burgessmpookiern72@gmail.com megan@meganburgess.org785-554-2301 785-640-2254
Shunga ValleyCentral Topeka Area Extension Office Meeting Room 1740 SW Western Ave
Topeka KS 66604
2nd Sunday. 5:00pm Adrienne Kell abckell@hotmail.com785-233-5442
Silver LakeSilver Lake AreaFirst Baptist Church 301 ½ Railroad Ave., Silver Lake2nd Sunday. 2:00pmShannon WeberSkeeter_22_98@yahoo.com785-656-9407