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  1. Homegrown Harvest Horticulture Series

    Aug. 14, 2018

    Washington County Master Gardener Volunteers presenting Homegrown Harvest Horticulture Series

  2. FOOD SAFETY TRAINING

    Jun. 13, 2018

    ServSafe® FOOD SAFETY TRAINING                           

    Next class begins August 7 - see registration flyer for details.

    The Ohio Department of Health requires all food service facilities licensed at a ‘Risk Level 3 or 4’ to have at least one staff person who has completed an ODH approved Level 2 Food Safety training.

  3. Cooking Matters Class

    Jun. 11, 2018

    Do you want to: Save money on food? Make healthy meals? Find new recipes? Get FREE groceries?

    If so, join us for a FREE course!

    In Cooking Matters, you'll:

    Prepare delicious, new recipes in a fun setting Learn to get your family excited about healthy eating Learn tricks to buy healthy food on a budget Take home FREE groceries after each lesson Receive a guide with 60+ delicious, low-cost, family-friendly recipe

    This course is free to adults over 18 and will be held:

  4. CHANGE IN OFFICE HOURS

    Jun. 11, 2018

    The office hours have changed.

    We are now open Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:30pm.

     

  5. Super Powers for a Super You! Challenge

    Apr. 11, 2018

    When? April 9, 2018 – May 21, 2018
    What does it cost? Nothing – Participation is Free!

    Who can participate? Any adult with an email account

    Includes? E-mail challenge messages sent 2 times per week, a health tracking log, and many encouraging tips!
    Why? To become a Super You! and to improve your health and wellness this spring!

  6. 2018 Grazing School

    Feb. 14, 2018

    2018 Grazing School is a series of meetings designed to teach the principles of Management Intensive Grazing. Management Intensive Grazing is a systems approach that helps you better utilize grazed forages. If you raise livestock, and utilize pasture to feed them during the year, then Management Intensive Grazing can help you become more profitable.

  7. Washington County 4-H Open House

    Feb. 13, 2018

    The 4-H Open House is a fun-filled evening of games, prizes, robotics, small animals, 4-H membership information (gradesK-12) and camp fundraising opportunities. Each station will provide interactive and hands-on activities to engage the children and adults.

    Date:  Thursday, March 8, 2018 

    Time:  6:00pm-7:30pm 

    Location:  Jr. Fair Building on the Washington County Fairgrounds

  8. Making a Difference in Ohio: Become a summer intern with OSU Extension

    Feb. 13, 2018

    2018 OSU Extension Summer Internship Program Application now available

    2018 Summer Internship

    Whether you are passionate about food issues, agriculture, helping youth, the environment, or healthy people and communities, there is an internship opportunity for you! Interns can apply to work in one of 13 locations throughout Ohio.

  9. Winter Gardening Series At the Unitarian Universalist Church

    Feb. 06, 2018

    Winter Gardening Series Speakers, Dates, and Times

    232 Third Street, Marietta OH

    January 21 1:30: Marcus McCartney - “Soil Improvement” 2:45: Bob Rothwell - “Composting”

    January 28 1:30: George Banzinger- “Veggie Tales” 2:45: OSU Master Gardener Panel "Seed Sowing and Saving"

    February 18 1:30: Ann Bonner - “Backyard Tree Care and Urban Forestry” 2:45: Carrie Brown - “Growing Native Trees from Seed”

    February 25 1:30: Jason White - “Entomology” 2:45: Katy Lustofin - "Pollinator Habitats"

  10. Agriculture & Natural Resources Winter Update

    Jan. 31, 2018

    Click here to read about pesticide & fertilizer meetings, and other upcoming ag events.

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