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  1. Survivor's Guide to Winter Email Challenge Invitation

    Nov. 18, 2015

    Join OSU Extension, Live Healthy Live Well for the “Survivor’s Guide to
    Winter Challenge”

    When:  November 23, 2015 – January 3, 2016

    What does it cost: Nothing – Free!

    Who can participate: Any adult with an email account

    What is included: Twice weekly educational messages, tracking log for progress

  2. Become a 4H Camp Counselor!

    Nov. 13, 2015

    Are you interested in becoming a Camp Counselor for the 2016 camp year? Here is all of the information you need to know about the application process, meeting dates, and camp dates!

  3. November Newsletter

    Oct. 30, 2015

    Extension Connections
    Franklin County eNewsletter November 2015

    Dear Friend of OSU Extension,

  4. October Newsletter

    Oct. 07, 2015

    Extension Connections
    Franklin County eNewsletter

    October 2015

    Dear Friend of OSU Extension,

    What an amazing month! September was filled with activities and events that touched the lives of hundreds of residents across Franklin County. From 4-H Volunteer Training, to HUD Certified Homeownership workshops, to hosting an 8-site urban agriculture bus tour, the Franklin County Extension team continues to take a proactive stance to help promote vibrant lives and communities.

  5. 2016 MGV Training information class

    Sep. 17, 2015

    Are you interested in becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer?

    A ten-week training program for amateur gardeners who would like to become OSU Extension Master Gardeners in Franklin County begins in January 2016. Trainees will receive 50 hours of education in horticultural topics and will complete a 50 hour internship by participating in research-based gardening education, community outreach and ongoing horticultural projects. Information about the Franklin County Master Gardener Program, the application and training process will be presented at these meetings.

  6. September Newsletter

    Sep. 14, 2015

    Extension Connections
    Franklin County eNewsletter September 2015

    Dear Friend of OSU Extension,

  7. August Newsletter

    Aug. 07, 2015

    Extension Connections
    Franklin County eNewsletter August 2015

    Dear Friend of OSU Extension,

  8. Columbus Local Foods Week August 9-15, 2015

    Jul. 30, 2015

    Columbus Local Foods Week Events

    The Franklin County Commissioners have proclaimed August 9-15 as Local Foods Week in Franklin County, as part of a statewide Ohio Local Foods Week initiative coordinated by OSU Extension. The following is a listing of Local Foods Week events being conducted in the Columbus around Local Foods Week. All events are free unless noted.

  9. 2015 Ohio Master Urban Farmer Workshop

    Jul. 30, 2015

    Dates for the next Ohio Master Urban Farmer Workshop have been announced! Classes will be Thursday evenings 6:30-9:30 p.m. starting September 10, 2015 and ending November 12, 2015. There will be a Columbus Urban Ag bus tour on Sunday, September 27. Workshop classes will be held at the OSU Waterman Farm.

    September: 10, 17, 24, 27 bus tour

    October: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

    November: 5, 12

  10. July 2015 Newsletter

    Jul. 08, 2015

    Extension Connections Franklin County eNewsletter July 2015

    Dear Friend of OSU Extension,

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