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  1. Healthy Living Demonstrations at the Coshocton County Fair

    Sep. 13, 2019

    Join OSU Extension at the Coshocton County Fair for Healthy Living Demonstrations on the Youth Building Stage. Come and learn something new with us! The first demonstrations will be Saturday, September 28 starting with the “Blender Bike” at 11:00 AM. We will be making fruit smoothies with pedal power and talking about some fun and easy ways to eat more fruits and vegetables. Following at noon will be “Making Your Own Household Cleaner.” If you are looking for cost effective and simpler ways to clean your home, then this talk is for you. 

    The “Blender Bike” will be...

  2. Mental Health First Aid Training

    Sep. 13, 2019

    Sometimes, first aid isn’t a bandage, or CPR, or the Heimlich, or calling 911. Sometimes, first aid is YOU! Someone you know could be experiencing a mental health challenge or crisis. You can help them. You are more likely to encounter someone – friend, family member, student, neighbor, or member of the community – in an emotional or mental crisis than someone having a heart attack. Mental Health First Aid teaches a 5-step action plan to offer initial...

  3. Fall Foliage and Farm Tour 2019

    Sep. 12, 2019

    The 49th Annual Drive-It-Yourself Tour will be Saturday, October 19 from 10:00am- 5:00pm and Sunday, October 20 from 12:00pm- 5:00pm. Tour maps will released on tour dates at The Animal Boutique and Villas (across from Walmart). This is brought to you by OSU Extension Coshocton County, Coshocton Soil and Water Conservation District and Farm Service Agency. 

  4. Modeling Review

    Aug. 27, 2019

    Modeling Review Information Sheet

    1.Any participant may enter this non-competitive event, A $3 premium will be paid to each 4-H age participant. 

    2. Patricipants may model any appropriate garmet, ready-made or constructed. (Projects may NOT be removed from booths.)

    Class 1- Junior: 8 & in 3rd grade- aa years old, 4-H age

    Class 2- Intermediate: 12-14 years old, 4-H age

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  5. A Matter of Balance

    Aug. 02, 2019

    Are you a senior who is concerned about falling? Statistics show that falls are the leading cause of fatal injury and the most common cause of non-fatal, trauma-related hospital admissions among older adults.

    The Coshocton Senior Center and Ohio State University Extension will present A Matter of Balance, an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. This eight-session program will help...

  6. The "Meeting Room" is a bright spot on Main Street

    Jun. 10, 2019

    If you’ve driven near the court square any time in the past two weeks, chances are that you’ve definitely seen it: two hundred bright orange ribbons forming a temporary pavilion in the artPARK. It’s catching a lot of attention, and I want to tell you more about it today.

    We call this structure “Meeting Room,” and it is a collaborative effort of the Pomerene Center for the Arts and Ohio State University Extension. The project was made possible by an Ohio Arts Council ArtsNext grant and matching funds from the Pomerene Center Community Arts Fund through the Coshocton Foundation.

  7. Plant & Pest Diagnostic Clinic

    May. 07, 2019

    Coshocton County Extension is pleased to announce the new Plant and Pest Diagnostic Clinic. Anyone with questions about vegetable gardening, flowers, weeds, lawns, trees, bugs, and more is invited to visit the OSU Extension Office on Tuesdays from 9:00 AM – noon and Thursdays from 1:00-4:00 PM. Extension staff and Master Gardener Volunteers will diagnose plant and pest problems and answer gardening questions. Phone calls are also welcome during this time at 740-622-2265.

  8. Food Preservation Workshops

    Mar. 28, 2019

    Food Preservation Series

    Gardeners and other lovers of fresh produce are often interested in extending the season's bounty by preserving fruits and vegetables and meats at home. Ohio State University Extension Family and Consumer Sciences teach the basics of home canning and preservation through demonstrations and workshops.  These classes emphasize the science behind preservation so that everyone who cans or...

  9. Agricultural and Natural Resource Mailing List

    Oct. 24, 2018

    The Coshocton County Extension office invites Coshocton County Residents to sign up for our Coshocton County Extension Agricultural & Natural Resources Mailing List.  Folks who are on the list will receive updates on Educational Workshops which will be held and will receive the Coshocton County Ag newsletter.

    When signing up for the mailing list, you can choose which program areas you wish to be notified about.  The programs could include workshops in Agronomic Crop Production, Commercial Horticulture, Farm Management, Farm Safety, Fertilizer & Pesticide Certification and...

  10. 2018 Coshocton County Plat Book Now Available

    Oct. 19, 2018

    Who owns Coshocton County? Thousands of people have a piece of it, and they are listed in the new plat book published by the Coshocton County OSU Extension with Mapping Solutions. The 2018 book is available for purchase at the County Extension office located at 724 S. 7th Street, Room 110 in Coshocton. There will also be Premium Wall Maps available for purchase upon request. For more information, contact the office at (740) 622-2265.

    This 96-page spiral-bound book features township and range maps of Coshocton County. These maps include the property boundaries for all rural parcels...

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