Mar. 18, 2020
The physical Pickaway County Extension office is open to clients Monday thru Thursday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Staff members continue to telework on Friday.
Although the office is open during our traditional hours of operation, in office staffing is limited due to continued COVID-19 requirements. If you wish to meet with a specific Educator or office personnel, please call the office to schedule an appointment 740-474-7534.
Masks are required in the building for all OSU staff and visitors.
Apr. 15, 2021
The Connection Café will feature the Master of Memory program series offered by OSU Extension this May.
Are you concerned about memory problems? If so, join us for this 4 part series, Master of Memory.
Feb. 08, 2021
Wellness Wednesday: Steps to a Healthier Heart
Wednesday: February 10, February 24, and March 10 at 12:00 - 12:30 P.M.
Register to participate in this free webinar series at https://go.osu.edu/stepstoahealthierheart
Jan. 26, 2021
Heart disease is the number one cause of death for people in the United States. This fact does not come without hope. There are many things we can do each day to improve heart health. Educators with Ohio State University Extension are ready to help. Join us for this challenge to learn how to limit stress, increase activity, and eat for a healthy heart.
Jan. 21, 2021
Join the Caregiver Support Network for two free webinars on
RESPITE! RESPITE? RESPITE….
Wednesday February 17 - online via Zoom
10 am: Respite and Caregiver needs: Creating your respite plan
2 pm: Sharing respite experiences and resources: Where do I start?
Who should attend:
Jan. 06, 2021
Join fellow gardeners and nature enthusiasts for The Living Landscape Speaker Series. All sessions are free via Zoom, but preregistration is required.
January 15th@10AM Doug Tallamy: Restoring Nature’s Relationships at Home
January 22nd@1PM Marne Titchenell: Enhancing Your Landscape for Birds and Other Wildlife
January 29th@10AM Debra Knapke: Eco-Conscious Gardening: From Concept to Design
Jan. 06, 2021
Fridays January 8, 15, 22 & 29 - 11:00 - 11:30 A.M.
Do you ever feel sad or just “blah” in the winter? Maybe you suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), or a milder form of this condition we commonly refer to as the "winter blues." In this four-part webinar series, OSU Extension Educators will share information about SAD and what you can do to beat the winter blues.
Topics will include:
January 8 - Beat the Winter Pandemic Blues! – presented by Shannon Carter
Nov. 13, 2020
Get ready for tax season!
Are you getting the most from your tax return? Consider attending OSU Extension’s Farmer and Farmland Owner Income Tax Webinar. This two-hour event will address tax issues specific to this industry. Content focuses on important tax issues and will offer insight into new COVID-related legislation.
Oct. 13, 2020
Food Preservation Office Hours
Tuesdays from 4 – 5PM
Are you interested in learning about food preservation? Join us for these free webinars hosted by Ohio State University Extension. You are welcome to register for just one or all of them.
October 13 Preserving Apples
October 20 Canning Soup
October 27 Canning Meat, Poultry & Game
November 3 Making Jerky
November 10 Making Sauerkraut
Oct. 08, 2020
Do you need a break? Us too! We have been spending so much time with technology, worrying about online school or staying healthy that it’s been hard to make time for play, wellness, and celebrations. Educators with Ohio State University Extension are ready to help. Join us for the fall email challenge and explore how to take the break you deserve.