Back to Normal Operating Hours!

Beginning June 1, 2021, the OSU Extension Office will be open Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30pm (closed 12:30 to 1 pm for lunch). Thank you to everyone who supported the Extension Office during the past challenging months! We look forward to seeing you at the Hobart Center for County Government, 510 W. Water Street, Suite 250 (2nd floor) in Troy. See you soon!

  1. “Strong @ Heart” Email Wellness Challenge

    Jan. 25, 2021

    Sign up for the Ohio State University Extension, Live Healthy Live Well 6-week email wellness challenge, February 1 – March 14, 2021.  Two weekly e-mails will be sent directly to you from an OSU Extension Professional.

    You will explore different ways to be “Strong @ Heart”:

  2. New 4-H Meeting Guidelines

    Jan. 17, 2021

    As we begin the new year, the Ohio 4-H Planning Guide for In-Person Meetings & Events has been updated to reflect current guidance from Ohio State University and health officials.  Beginning SATURDAY, JANUARY 16, 2021, the following is in effect:

  3. January: Ohio 4-H Mental Health Month

    Jan. 17, 2021

    The focus is on positive mental health as we begin a new year with great resources and activities for 4-H youth and families.  To learn more visit: .

  4. Extension Office Open on Wednesdays and Thursdays By Appointment

    Jan. 15, 2021

    Effective Monday, January 18, 2021, the Miami County Extension Office will be open on Wednesdays and Thursdays 8:30 am to 4 pm by appointment only. Also, the staff will continue to telework and are available through email. Our staff is committed to continuing to serve our clientele and communities through teleworking and virtual programming.  For questions, please email the appropriate staff member listed below.

  5. OSU Extension Office closed on Veteran's Day!

    Nov. 10, 2020

    Please note: the Hobart Center for County Government and Ohio State University Extension, Miami County office will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 in observance of Veteran's Day. We will re-open on Thursday, November 12th at 8:30 am to 4 pm. Thank you for your service.

  6. Blast-off to Mars with Ohio 4-H and Join the 4-H STEM Challenge

    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.

  7. FREE Family Game Night Activity Kit Pickup

    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

  8. USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)

    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.

  9. An Exciting Beginning of a New Era!

    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.

  10. Join the Spring 2020 Email Challenge

    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: