Jun. 22, 2020
The USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to fill the gap when children lose access to meals when schools are closed. Most often this occurs during summer vacation. However, during school closures related to the pandemic, meals are also being made available. You have the opportunity to supplement the food you have at home with meals and snacks for your children from local schools and community organizations.
Apr. 28, 2020
01 Quarantine Intro and Container Gardening
04 Starting Seeds Indoors
05 Rain Barrels
Apr. 17, 2020
Virtual Livestock Quality Assurance Training Approved for 2020 - One more training date
Quality Assurance Training is still mandatory for 2020 for all youth taking market livestock and lactating dairy cattle/goat projects in order to be eligible to participate in junior fair events, shows and sales at the fairs. Parents are encouraged to attend the training with their child.
Apr. 02, 2020
The Fundraising Goal is: $15,000
4-H Camp Hervida needs your help to fund a cabin replacement project. Cabin #8 was closed in 2019 due to an unstable foundation, sloping floor and mold caused by excessive moisture. The plan is to build a new 20' X 24' cabin on the same location. The new cabin will include a ramp for handicap accessibility.
Mar. 31, 2020
Per the governor's orders and the Ohio State University's directives, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have cancelled the April 8, 2020, Successful Co-Parenting class.
At this point, the May 11th class is only postponed - with a date to be determined.
The court has been notified of our change in classes.
Mar. 18, 2020
OSU Extension offices throughout Ohio will implement teleworking options for staff amid current coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak concerns
Jan. 21, 2020
ServSafe® FOOD SAFETY TRAINING
Next class begins February 25 - see registration flyer for details.
Nov. 25, 2019
Timely 4-H Program Updates are posted to the Washington County 4-H Blog & 4-H Facebook Page
4-H familes and volunteers should regularly check these sources for timely updates during the closure of the OSU Extension Office
Washington County 4-H Blog
Washington County 4-H Facebook Page
Nov. 18, 2019
Join the “Get Your Elves in a Row!” Email Wellness Challenge!
Challenge Dates: November 25, 2019 – January 5, 2020
Two weekly emails will be sent directly to you from your local OSU Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Professional.
You will learn tips & strategies to:
Oct. 21, 2019
We had a great time crunching apples in Washington County! Above is a picture of the staff and buidling partners, Family & Children First, staff. We are crunching Suncrisp apples from Hidden Hills Orchard.
Also, O'Neill Senior Center participants (pictured here) crunched on apples donated by Hensler's Town & Country Market.