Welcome to the Rio Arriba 4-H Webpage!

As we transition into more in-person events and activities, we want to remind you we are here, actively engaged, and committed to serving you and providing 4-H programs! Our goal remains to keep offering amazing 4-H opportunities!
The New 4-H year is here! It is up to you, to take advantage of all 4-H has to offer! We are cheering you on! As we continue to offer regular operating business hours, we ask you arrange an appointment to visit our offices. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions and concerns. We appreciate you!

For more information between newsletters, check our Facebook page: Rio Arriba 4-H - NMSU

Looking for 4-H project specific resources? We have gathered many items on our 4-H Resource Page

  • 4-H Resource Page
    Recordings of Livestock Project Seminars are now available. In addition to many great opportunities!
Chris Clover Welcomes You to 4-H!
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Membership Information

Our County Policy includes having all enrollment forms must go through club organizational leaders
This helps 4-H families, Club Leaders, and the Extension Office to all be on the same page.
While enrollment forms are made available with 4-H Club Leaders, some standard forms are available here.
Remember: For your enrollment to be complete, you must submit an enrollment form and an event release form.

*For Information Regarding Your Local 4-H Club:
Please Contact the Rio Arriba County Extension Service in Abiquiu at (505) 685-4523 or in Tierra Amarilla at (575) 588-7423.

2020-2021 Enrollment Forms

Enrollment is currently closed though we encourage families interested in joining 4-H to visit with our local 4-H club organizational leaders to learn about 4-H opportunities.

  • Adult Volunteer - Working With Minors Training Access Instructions
    NEW 2019-2020 4-H Year! All 4-H Volunteers are required to complete the training, 4-H Working With Minors, each year prior to working with youth. Annual training renewal will begin each October 1st when enrollments begin. All 4-H Volunteers must have successfully completed training to be eligible to register for any 4 H event. Use attached instructions to access and complete the online training option.

Scheduled Working With Minor Training Offered through the Rio Arriba Extension Office:
Join us for one of a scheduled Zoom Training meeting Mondays at 7 pm,
November 8th,
November 22, and
December 13.
Register for a Zoom training at:
Zoom meeting registration

4-H News Here! - Rio Arriba 4-H Cloverleaf Newsletter

Dates To Remember ...

October 27: Kountry Kidz 4-G Club Meeting
October 30: Abiquiu Dam Trunk or Treat
October 30: Black Bears 4-H Club Meeting
October 30: Rio Arriba 4-H Council Meeting (New date)
October 31: Silver Spurs 4-H Club Meeting
October 31: Halloween
November 3: Rancheros 4-H Club Meeting
November 7: Mustangs 4-H Club Meeting
November 7: Daylight Saving Time Ends
November 8: Working with Minors Training
November 11: Veterans Day
November 20: County 4-H Awards Program
November 23: Working with Minors Training
November 25-26: CES Offices Closed
December 13: Working with Minors Training

4-H Grows Here! - Participation Opportunities!

4-H at Home Virtual Series

We are in the process of developing more 4-H at home activities ... Please check back soon

4-H at Home Virtual Series is Open to all 4-H members
This series will be exploring topics from Beads and Bracelets to 3D Printing, Retablos to Food Challenges.
Registration is open for all activities. Request a session kit by emailing: losojos@nmsu.edu or calling 575-588-7423.

Tell Us About it Tuesdays! - Activity Series

Tell us About it Tuesday! If you missed participating in the series, its not too late to complete the activities!

Rio Arriba County 4-H Program Forms

Rio Arriba County 4-H Record Book Information

County, District & State 4-H Contest Information

County, District & State 4-H Event Results

Contact the Extension Office for previous year results

Livestock Exhibitor Show Information

Rio Arriba County Fair Information

  • New Mexico 4-H Indoor Exhibits 2020
    This document provides a list of classes available for Each 4-H project. It can be used for a guide when planning and creating your 4-H entries.

Become A Friend & Fan - Social Network!

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Marcella E. Talamante
Rio Arriba County Extension 4-H Agent
Phone: Abiquiu: 505-685-4523 Tierra Amarilla: 575-588-7423
Email: marctala@nmsu.edu