The Best Tree for Your Site: Selection, Planting and Care
In preparation for the 2023 Fairfield Soil & Water Conservation District’s annual tree seedling sale, join Tommy Springer, SWCD’s Wildlife Specialist, and Carrie Brown, OSU Extension ANR Educator, for a virtual program as we dream big about trees! Lea ...
The Contemporary Relevance of Historic Black Land Loss
At the close of the Civil War, Black Americans owned very little farmland but began acquiring it at a rapid pace, so that by 1910, Black farmers owned more than 16 million acres. This, however, would be the peak of Black farmland ownership in the United S ...
Intuitive Eating and Health at Every Size: Moving Away from Harmful Diet Culture Toward Self-Compassion
The diet industry in the United State is worth nearly $65 billion dollars and its success can be attributed to a 95% long-term failure rate. Weight management programs feed on insecurities that are perpetuated by societal norms of beauty and health. Diet ...
How COVID-19 Impacted Food Systems
The COVID-19 pandemic exposed the fragility of our food supply system. While national-level responses to our food supply revealed a lot of weaknesses, the hyper-local response to feeding our communities demonstrated great strength in our mutual aid networ ...
An Identity in Crisis: The Impact of a Single Decision
What happens when one decision changes every aspect of your life and makes you question your core identities? Courtney Johnson, Chief Program and Education Officer, from the Ohio State University Office of Institutional Equity, will discuss some of the ch ...
Heart Healthy Cooking with Jenny
Join Family Consumer Sciences Educator, Jenny Lobb, for a heart healthy cooking demo. WHEN: Wednesday, February 8, 2023, 12:30PM WHERE: Hilliard Food Pantry, 4410 Cemetery Rd., Hilliard, OH 43026 COST: Free REGISTER: Contact Andrea Cronk at acronk@hil ...
Nutrition for Cancer Prevention
Learn more about nutrition for cancer prevention with Family Consumer Sciences Educator, Jenny Lobb. WHEN: Wednesday, February 22, 2023, 12:30PM WHERE: Hilliard Food Pantry, 4410 Cemetery Rd., Hilliard, OH 43026 COST: Free REGISTER: Contact Andrea Cronk ...
Slow Cooker Lunch and Learn
Join Shannon Carter, Extension Educator and Sandy Bohl, Trained Instructor, with Ohio State University Extension Fairfield County, to learn more about… Basics of using a slow cooker Meal planning tips How to save money and time Sample recipes to try Regis ...
Vernal Pool Exploration at Coyote Run
From salamanders and wood frogs to damselflies and fairy shrimp, discover the wonder of the many unique critters that call vernal pools home. Join OSU Extension and Fairfield County Parks, with special permission from Coyote Run, as we team up to explore ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...