Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute program provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in screening applicants and identify ways that priv ...
Join a Club
How to Join a 4-H Club The best time to join 4-H is in the fall or winter. The enrollment deadline is April 1, so you must be enrolled before that date to participate in Franklin County Fair activities. Click here for a list of current Franklin County 4 ...
The Franklin County Extension office now has soil testing kits available for sale. Kits are $13 (Cash, Check, Credit Card) that includes tax and can be purchased at our office during normal business hours or mailed (See table below for pricing). Testi ...
Upcoming Workshop: December 8th!
Workshop: Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices Dec. 06, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 pm This 90-minute program provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that v ...
Upcoming Webinar: December 6th!
Bystander Intervention: Practicing Intervention Strategies Dec 06, 2022, 12:00- 1:30 pm Description: All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, sometimes unintentionally and frequently directed toward p ...
Taking Control of Student Loan Debt Virtual Workshop
Drowning in student loan debt? Ready to equip yourself with tools to minimize the burden of student loan debt? Then our workshop is perfect for you. Topics Covered: Navigating the U.S. Department of Education StudentAid.gov website Steps to take before ...
During these 4 session virtual workshops, we use Active Parenting curriculum to introduce you to tools that may help you to raise responsible, confident children, and to navigate through issues that many parents struggle with. Each workshop focuses on a d ...
National Day of Racial Healing
The National Day of Racial Healing is a time to contemplate our shared values and create the blueprint together for #HowWeHeal from the effects of racism. Launched on Jan. 17, 2017, it is an opportunity to bring ALL people together in their common human ...
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 language such as pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to ...
Check in from 6 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. Class starts promptly at 6:30 p.m. Those that arrive late will be counted as absent and will not receive any court attendance credit. Participants must register online. Court personnel do not do this for you. All participan ...