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  1. Cancelled - Bull’s-Eye 4-H Club Fall Session:

    Aug. 20, 2020

    The Bull's-Eye 4-H Club will NOT hold its 2020 Fall Session due to risks associated with COVID-19 and the coronavirus pandemic. We’re hopeful the 2021 Winter Session can be held to teach youngsters about the safe and responsible use of firearms/archery equipment and living history skills. Please continue to follow recommended best practices for healthy habits and comply with social distancing requirements to keep our communities healthy.

  2. Summer Food Service Program Expands

    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.

  3. Quarantine Gardening Series

    Apr. 28, 2020

    01 Quarantine Intro and Container Gardening

    02 Potatoes

    03 Birds

    04 Starting Seeds Indoors

    05 Rain Barrels

    06 Herbs

  4. Virtual Livestock Quality Assurance

    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.

  5. 4-H Camp Hervida Cabin Replacement Fundraiser

    Apr. 02, 2020

    The Fundraising Goal is: $15,000

    Link: https://buckeyefunder.osu.edu/4hcamphervida

    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.

  6. CANCELLED - Successful Co-Parenting Class for April 8, 2020

    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.

  7. OFFICE CLOSED

    Mar. 18, 2020

    OSU Extension offices throughout Ohio will implement teleworking options for staff amid current coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak concerns

  8. CANCELLED --- March 25, Level 1- ServSafe® Food Safety Training

    Jan. 21, 2020

    ServSafe® FOOD SAFETY TRAINING                      

    Next class begins February 25 - see registration flyer for details.

  9. 4-H Program Updates During Office Closure

    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

     

     

     

  10. Get Your Elves in a Row!

    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:

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