Aug. 31, 2020
The Butler County office of OSU Extension will be reopening on Thursday, August 27, 2020 with limited hours by appointment only.
Aug. 14, 2020
Engaging Fathers and Nurturing Children Through Play! Game Night! Games, intergenerational lessons on relationship building and strengthening famiies. 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 designed to reinforce affection and attachment.
Jun. 19, 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.
Jun. 16, 2020
If you need information on how to stay safe out in the sun, please click here! Learn about sunscreen use, what to wear in the sun, what type of sunglasses to wear and more!
Apr. 30, 2020
NEW FOR 2020! Come out and support the Butler County 4-H program by visiting Stockslager’s Garden Center. Stockslager’s Garden Center will donate 20% of your purchases made during the month of May to the Butler County 4-H program. This donation will support the many 4-H programs and clinics that are held throughout the year. Please show this flyer when you check out and tell them you are from Butler County. The Butler County 4-H Program appreciates your support!
Apr. 08, 2020
Early Childhood Education Training Opportunites are available. For a listing of all trainings, please click here. All trainings will take place via zoom and are FREE!
Apr. 02, 2020
Please click here for a COVID-19 Fact Sheet. This Fact Sheet includes useful information and links to additional COVID-19 Information,
Apr. 02, 2020
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:
Time to Move
Time to Recharge
Time to Connect and Quality Time
And even Party Time!
What does it cost? No charge – participation is free!
Apr. 01, 2020
Due to Ohio State University and State of Ohio policies and for the safety of our customers and members, we will not have our annual plant sale this year. We look forward to offering our same quality plant sale in May of 2021.
Mar. 25, 2020
We appreciate your understanding about the cancellation of this year's Southwestern Ohio Beekeeper School due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To help fill at least a small part of the void for new beekeepers, we will be offering the first two sessions of the Beginner’s Beekeeping tract virtually. The tract will be available live online on March 28, 2020 beginning at 9 a.m. Preregistration is required to get access to the training. There is no charge for this virtual training.