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  1. Franklin County 4-H lends huge helping hand in the community

    May. 04, 2016

    Last month hundreds Franklin County 4-H’ers and community members teamed up to serve central Ohio at the annual 4-H Walk & Serve, a free hands-on service fair where participants could volunteer for 15 local nonprofits, all in one place! Held on Saturday, April 16 at the Franklin County Fairgrounds, 20 Franklin County 4-H clubs hosted booths highlighting each of the local nonprofits, enabling guests to learn more about that organization and create much-needed items to benefit their work.

  2. OSU Extension, Franklin County welcomes new FCS Educator

    May. 04, 2016

    Last month Jenny Lobb, MPH, RD, LD, joined OSU Extension, Franklin County as a new Family and Consumer Sciences Educator. With a background in public health nutrition, Jenny has spent the last several years doing childhood obesity prevention research with OSU Extension at the state office.

  3. Urban Farmers and Gardeners “Dig Ohio”

    May. 04, 2016

    Nearly 150 urban farmers and gardeners learned how to be more productive and successful while growing crops and nurturing neighborhoods at the second annual We Dig Ohio: 2016 Urban Agriculture & Community Gardening Summit earlier this year. Held in partnership with OSU Extension, Franklin County and the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, the day-long educational event featured multiple sessions on topics such as pollinators, integrated pest management, raising chickens, community gardening best practices, and more.

  4. April Newsletter

    Apr. 06, 2016

    Extension Connections
    Franklin County eNewsletter

    April 2016

    Dear Friend of OSU Extension,

    I hope that our April edition of the OSU Extension, Franklin County eNewsletter finds you well and enjoying the beginning of spring… though it certainly doesn’t feel like spring weather today!

  5. March Newsletter

    Mar. 02, 2016

    Extension Connections
    Franklin County eNewsletter

    March 2016

    Dear Friend of OSU Extension,

    I hope this eNewsletter finds you well and preparing for an amazing spring – just the thought of consistent warm weather and the start of festival season brings a smile to my face! I’m looking forward to being immersed in the remarkable richness and diversity that these festivals and other warm-weather activities bring to our central Ohio communities.

  6. Looking for a 4-H Club to join?

    Feb. 25, 2016

    If you're looking for a club to join, please view the list below to find a club that fits you and your child's needs. After you have found that club, contact the Advisor listed for that club and they will tell you the next steps.

    2018 Franklin County 4-H Clubs

  7. Looking for a 4-H Club to join?

    Feb. 12, 2016

    If you're looking for a club to join, please view the list below to find a club that fits you and your child's needs. After you have found that club, contact the Advisor listed for that club and they will tell you the next steps.

    2016 Franklin County 4-H Clubs

  8. February Newsletter

    Feb. 02, 2016

    Extension Connections
    Franklin County eNewsletter

    February 2016

    Dear Friend of OSU Extension,

  9. 2016 Ohio 4-H Conference

    Jan. 12, 2016

    The time has come to register for the 2016 Ohio 4-H Conference! This year's conference will take place on March 12, 2016 at the Columbus Convention Center. The Ohio 4-H Conference is designed to bring together 4-H volunteers and teens from across the State of Ohio. The objective of this event is to learn together and from each other in order to improve our abilities to deliver the Ohio 4-H Program to its members. We truly believe that these educational selections offer something for everyone, and have the ability to satisfy every taste and need.

  10. December Newsletter

    Dec. 07, 2015

    Extension Connections
    Franklin County eNewsletter December 2015

    Dear Friend of OSU Extension,

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