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  1. Hamilton County Extension Gives Back

    Dec. 19, 2017

    While the staff of Hamilton County Extension spends every day giving back to their community, on Friday, December 15th the staff chose to commemorate the season by putting their normal duties on hold to learn about how others give back and contribute to their efforts. Volunteering at Matthew 25 Ministries provided the staff with an opportunity learn about how a multi-national non-profit serves those in need. The staff also enjoyed some valuable bonding time.

  2. TURKEY CONTEST

    Nov. 22, 2017

    The Hamilton County Extension staff had a "Turkey Contest" this week in their office. They all had to start with a paper plate and create a turkey using any kind of supplies they choose. As you can see from the bulletin board, there are some very creative people in our office. Kim Martini, Office Associate, was the "judge". Julie Crook, Horticulture Program Coordinator, was the winner!!

  3. OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY - HAMILTON COUNTY EXTENSION FEATURED ON WCPO

    Nov. 02, 2017

    Margarita M. Lewis and Jenan Rabi, Program Assistants with The Ohio State University Extension, Hamilton County’s Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), were featured on local WCPO-TV, “ 9 On Your Side” with A New Day host Mona Morrow.

    Extension staff demonstrated several dishes supplied with all local foods. Want to learn more about EFNEP? Contact lewis.2349@osu.edu or rabi.1@osu.edu for more nutrition educational information.

  4. CHICKQUEST TRAINING

    Nov. 01, 2017

    Cincinnati Public Schools is filled with amazing and dedicated teachers. On October 28, 2017, six of those teachers gave up their Saturday to attend a training at the OSU Extension Office in Hamilton County to learn about how to better provide their students with a positive experience hatching chicken eggs in their classroom.

  5. RED SHIRT ALERT… EVERYWHERE YOU ARE, WE ARE!

    Aug. 14, 2017

    Extra, Extra… Everywhere You Are, We are! Hamilton County Residents, Partner Agencies and Organizations, Local and Regional Governments, Businesses, Non-Profits, Friends and Alumni of The Ohio State University.

  6. Extension's Innovation Station 'Hits the Road' to Focus on Youth with Developmental Disabilities

    Jul. 27, 2017

    Now in our third year, Hamilton County Extension Innovation Station Summer Enrichment Program ‘hit the road’ to work with youth, ages 5-15, with developmental disabilities. Extension shares with Hamilton County Developmental Disabilities Services (HCDDS) Board Mission to promote and support opportunities for people with developmental disabilities to live, work, learn and fully participate in their communities.

  7. Hamilton County Extension Welcomes State Representative Brigid Kelly

    Jul. 27, 2017

    State Representative Brigid Kelly (House District 31) was in the community of Northside and visited with Hamilton County Extension on Monday, July 24th. The Extension office moved in January from Mt. Airy Forest to the former Northside Adult Center building located at 4210 Dane Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45223. The Hamilton County Extension office is open Monday through Friday; hours are from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

  8. HAMILTON COUNTY IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2017 MASTER GARDENER VOLUNTEER TRAINING CLASS

    Jul. 26, 2017

    OSU Extension, Hamilton County is now accepting applications for their 2017 Master Gardener Volunteer Training Class.  The Master Gardener Volunteer Program provides intensive training in horticulture to interested gardeners who then volunteer their time assisting with educational programs and activities for Ohio residents through their Ohio State University County Extension Office. The Master Gardener training course consists of a minimum of 50 hours of instruction.

  9. 'Thinking Money'

    Jul. 03, 2017

    The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County ‘Thinking Money’ program was facilitated at several libraries throughout Hamilton County featuring sessions in My First Apartment, Protecting Your Identity, Credit & Debit Card Smarts, Money and Goals, and Savings and Investing.

  10. Financial Literacy: Library and Extension Helping Teens Get Smart About Money

    May. 30, 2017

    *This article originally appeared on WVXU.org for the original article please click here.

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