1. Our Office is moving- week of July 19-23!

    Jul. 16, 2021

    The Washington County Extension Office will be moving to 1115 Gilman Ave. Marietta, OH 45750 the week of July 19 to 23. We appreciate your patience as we make this transition.

  2. Staff Spotlight Series - Sally Shaw

    Jul. 15, 2021

    Third in our Staff Spotlight Series, Sally Shaw.

  3. Pressure Canner Gauge Testing

    Jul. 08, 2021

    Get your pressure canner dial gauge tested FREE July 24, 2021 from 9am-11am                                 

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  4. Staff Spotlight Series - Megan Zwick

    Jun. 24, 2021

    Our second in the Staff Spotlight series is on our newest member, Megan Zwick. Welcome, Megan!


  5. Staff Spotlight Series - Greta Lynch

    Jun. 10, 2021

    This is the first of our Staff Spotlight series to highlight our incredible staff members. The perodic Staff Spotlights will give the public an opportunity to learn more about each staff member's job and of their personality and interests.

  6. Healthy Living Lunch-n-Learn Series

    Mar. 29, 2021

    Join us for a FREE virtual Lunch-n-Learn Series on Healthy Living topics!

    The sessions are once a week in April from 12:00-12:30pm:

    April 9 - Making Cents April 16 - Making Sense of Brain Health April 23 - Putting the Zzz's in Sleep April 30 - Healthy Living for Fast-Paced Lives

    Registration is required. Click here to register.

  7. Private Applicator Pesticide & Fertilizer Recertification

    Feb. 10, 2021

    Private Applicator Pesticide & Fertilizer Recertification sessions will be held at
    OSU Extension, 202 Davis Avenue, Marietta OH 45750.
    March 24 - 5 to 9 pm
    March 26 - 12 to 4 pm
    March 29 - 9 am to 1 pm
    Fertilization recertification will be held the first hour of each session
    All recertifications can be acquired at each session.
    Category 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 15 & Core are covered. Please let us know in advance of the meeting if you need recertification credit in other categories.

  8. 4-H Enrollment Instructions

    Jan. 25, 2021

    4-H ENROLLMENT INSTRUCTIONS - April 15 Deadline
  9. OSU Extension Office Hours

    Dec. 17, 2020

    The OSU Extension Office reopened to the public on January 19. The office located in Marietta at 202 Davis Ave is open with limited staffing Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:30. At this time appointments are required.  Program staff are available on the following days: Agriculture & Natural Resources – Monday & Friday; 4-H Youth Development – Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday; and Family & Consumer Sciences days vary from week to week.

    All staff are available to return phone calls and via email:


    Nov. 05, 2020

    People who regularly practice gratitude by taking time to notice and reflect upon the things they're thankful for experience more positive emotions, feel more alive, sleep better, express more compassion and kindness, and even have stronger immune systems.

    Despite the challenges we have all faced this year, there is much for which we can be thankful. Take time to express gratitude and increase youir happiness.