Sep. 02, 2020
We’re launching a trip to Mars Base Camp and want to help you get there! The 2020 4-H STEM Challenge explores sending a mission to Mars and what it takes to sustain life in space. The Mars Base Camp kit includes activities that use STEM skills like mechanical engineering, physics, computer science, and agriculture.
Aug. 17, 2020
Games, Intergenerational Lessons on Relationship Building and Strengthening Families. Recipes and Activities for the Father and Child to do Together at Home.
This program helps educate fathers about child development and provides strategies for supporting children in engaging and interactive ways.
Fathers learn strategies for improved communication and developmentally appropriate interactions with their child as well as participating in activities
Jun. 25, 2020
The USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to fill the gap when children lose access to meals when schools are closed. Most often this occurs during summer vacation. However, during school closures related to the pandemic, meals are also being made available. You have the opportunity to supplement the food you have at home with meals and snacks for your children from local schools and community organizations.
Apr. 09, 2020
The Ohio State University Extension Office is on the move! As of April 7, 2020, we left our beloved old home in the Old Courthouse (since approx. 1975) and moved to our new location on the Second Floor in the Hobart Center for County Government, 510 W. Water Street.
Apr. 01, 2020
Join the Springtime Wellness Journey “It’s All About Time”! Explore creative ways to boost your wellness efforts on this fun 6 week journey. Watch for a pre-challenge message the first week of April.
Challenge Dates: April 6 – May 18, 2020
Two weekly e-mails will be sent directly to you from your local OSU Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Professional.
Messages are All About Time:
Mar. 26, 2020
Did your usual workshop get canceled? Looking to fill the void of the big basketball tournament? Ohio State University Extension is here to help with a new virtual education program for the agricultural community. “Agriculture and Natural Resources Madness: A Tournament of Education” will include 64 educational events broken into daily brackets. Each day, a virtual educational session will be held at 9 a.m., noon, and 3 p.m.
Mar. 18, 2020
Beginning March 19, 2020, the Miami County Extension office will be closed until further notice. All staff will be utlizing telecommuting capabilities to continue to serve our clientele and community. See the picture below for direct contact information. We will not be checking voicemail as we will not have access, please email us. Be sure to check out our Facebook page at "OSU Extension Miami County" for regular updates.
Mar. 02, 2020
Join 4-H today! The Miami County 4-H club enrollment deadline is March 27, 2020.
Nov. 25, 2019
Donate new men's, women's, or children's socks for Buckeye House, Troy. Donations accepted in the O.S.U. Extension Office until Friday, December 13.
Nov. 24, 2019
You are invited to sign up for the “Get Your Elves in a Row!” Email Wellness Challenge November 25, 2019 – January 5, 2020. Two weekly e-mails will be sent directly to your inbox. This six-week challenge will focus on having a stress free and healthy holiday season. Sponsored by Ohio State University Extension.
You will learn tips & strategies to: