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  1. CARTEENS Registration

    Mar. 11, 2020

    CARTEENS is 9 -11 AM. Pre-register by clicking the link of the date you want to attend. Fee is $20. The parent/guardian must also attend the meeting, unless the teen is 18 or older. 

    May 14, 2022 - CARTEENS Registration In-person program held at Willis Government Building, 2079 US HWY 23 N, Delaware

  2. 4-H - Now Enrolling for Delaware County!

    Feb. 24, 2022

    February  & March is the time of year 4-H clubs enroll new members and past members re-enroll. Youth can join at any time of the year, but must to join by April 15th to be eligible for fair.

    If you are not familiar with 4-H, it is helpful to first check out the Family Guide or the Project Central website. Hard copies of the Family Guide are available at the Delaware County Extension Office. Check out the types of projects available in 4-H and choose a few that might interest you.

  3. Delaware Co. Master Gardener Assoc. to Award Two $2500 Scholarships for 2021

    May. 04, 2020

    The Delaware Master Gardener Association (DCMGA) is offering two $2500 scholarships for Delaware County residents that have been accepted by or are currently enrolled in a post-secondary program in agriculture, botany, food sciences, horticulture or a related field at an accredited college or university in the United States.
    Application deadline: May 31, 2021. Scholarship awarded: June 30, 2021

    The 2021 Scholarships honors Charlotte Niceswanger.  Charlotte has brought many educational opportunities to the county through her posts on the DCMG’s Facebook page.

  4. Interested in Becoming a Delaware County Master Gardener?

    Mar. 19, 2020

    A program for amateur gardeners who would like to become OSU Extension Master Gardeners in Delaware County will be offered again in 2021. Trainees will receive 50 hours of education in horticultural topics and will complete a 50 hour internship by participating in research-based gardening education, community outreach and ongoing horticultural projects.  

     ** Our Next Class will be held on Tuesdays from 9am to 4 pm, beginning September 28th and running through November 16, 2021.

  5. John Heinz, Delaware County Master Gardener of the Year

    Mar. 19, 2020

    The mission of the Delaware County Master Gardener Association is to provide environmentally sound, research-based, horticultural education to the residents of Delaware County.   There are many ways to do this but three methods make the education person- and needs-specific:  answering questions sent to the HelpDesk, replying to questions submitted to the state-wide Ask a Master Gardener program, and providing recommendations to improve one’s soil based on samples submitted for analysis.  And one person has worked tirelessly and quietly on all three:  John Heinz. 

  6. OHIO 4-H WEEK March 8-14

    Feb. 28, 2020

  7. Now accepting registration for Ohio 4-H Conference

    Dec. 16, 2019

    2020 Ohio 4-H Conference will be Saturday March 14, 2020 located at the Greater Columbus Convention Center 

    Registration fees include a conference fee and a lunch. Fees must be paid to attend any part of the conference.

    Registration postmarked by February 14 is $40.00

    Registration postmarked after February 14 is $50 and does *not* include lunch.

  8. Market Beef Enrollment due 02-14-2020

    Aug. 27, 2019

  9. 2020 Master Gardener School - Begins January

    Nov. 20, 2018

    We want to welcome and are very excited to be adding a new group of "interns" to our Master Gardener Program.  Classes begin January 2020 and will finish up at the beginning of March.   

  10. Pesticide and Fertilizer Re-Certification

    Nov. 20, 2018

    OSU Extension  Delaware County to offer Pesticide and Fertilizer Re-Certification on March 30th, 2022 (Location To Be Announced).

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