Oct. 08, 2021
Congratulations to the following 2022 Junior Fair Board Members:
Sep. 22, 2021
Did you know that spending time in nature is good for you? Scientific studies show that spending time in nature has numerous mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual benefits. Join us for this fun workshop that explores all the different ways that nature can nurture us, no matter what our age or stage of life. This workshop is free and open to all community members: you do not have to be a member of the YMCA.
To register, please call the Warren County Extension Office at 513-695-1311.
Sep. 13, 2021
2022 New Camp Counselor applications are now available. Applications will be completed electronically and emailed to Steve Brady, firstname.lastname@example.org, by October 31st.
2022 New Camp Counselor Application
This application is only for new camp counselors, not returning. Steve will be providing applications for all returning camp counselors.
Sep. 07, 2021
Livestock sale checks are available for pickup at the Sr. Fair Board Office, located at the fairgrounds inside the Event Center, at the following dates/times:
September 7th-11th: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8am-4pm; Saturday 8am-Noon
September 13th-October 1st: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8am-4pm; No Saturdays
Wednesdays the Sr. Fair Board Office will be closed.
Aug. 27, 2021
In a world full of noise and ever-present distractions, this workshop will examine the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual benefits that silence can have across the lifespan. After we explore the benefits of silence, we will practice silence and explore ways to weave it into our daily lives.
This workshop is free and open to all community members: you do not have to be a member of the YMCA. To register, please call the Warren County Extension Office at 513-695-1311.
Aug. 19, 2021
Spend the day with us learning about the steps to use when trying to identify trees. Join Ohio State Extension's Kathy Smith, Amy Stone, and Marne Titchenell and Warren County SWCD's Cindy Meyer as we talk about key characteristics and resources to use in the processs.
This class will cover the characteristics that are important in the process of identifying trees. The day starts inside and spends the afternoon outside with hands on identification using a key. You will leave this class with a tree key and new skills to help in the identification process.
Aug. 13, 2021
Family and Consumer Sciences Educators from OSU Extension are offering a free home food preservation workshop on Tuesday, August 24th at the Countryside YMCA in Lebanon, OH. The workshop is from 7:00 until 8:30 PM and will focus on the basics of canning, freezing, and other methods of home food preservation. Participants will learn basic food safety principles; the basics of water bath and pressure canning; and methods of freezing fruits and vegetables.
Aug. 11, 2021
Award nominations will be completed online. Nominations are open to 4-H volunteers & 4-H parents. The guide for selecting awards can be viewed at go.osu.edu/B98w The nominations can be submitted at go.osu.edu/B98v. Nominations are due Septermber 3rd by 4:30pm
Please take some time and nominate some of the great 4-H members we have in Warren County!
Aug. 06, 2021
8th Annual Clover Classic
Now that our camps have come and gone, let's give back to the camp!
The 8th Annual Golf Scramble in benefit of 4-H Camp Graham has opened registration and sponsorship opportunities! Register today to support this facility and all that enjoy it!!
Aug. 04, 2021
As a new school year approaches, the state-wide OSU Extension Sustainability Team has published "Ten Tips for Packing Waste-Free Lunches", a new, easy-to-read guide to help families be more sustainable, save money, and reduce single-use items. The Sustainability Team plans to share this new resource with parents, schools, solid waste management districts, recycling outlets, and other organizations that promote sustainability.