Final Active Parenting Workshop: The Teenage Years May 8, 9, 10, 11: Time: 9-11am 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 na ...
Food Preservation Five
Are you interested in learning about food preservation? Join us for these free webinars hosted by Ohio State University Extension Family and Consumer Sciences. To register, click the following link: go.osu.edu/2023foodpreservationwebinarseries April 11 T ...
Darke County 4-H Scholarship
Attention high school seniors graduating with the Class of '23! The Darke County 4-H Scholarship Application is now available. All current Darke County 4-H members graduating from high school this spring are invited to apply. Two $1,000.00 scholar ...
Exploding Myths About Transgender and Nonbinary People
Although transgender and nonbinary people have gained significant visibility over the past decade, numerous misconceptions and stereotypes still exist and create environments that are unwelcoming or even hostile to people with gender identities that fall ...
How Implicit Associations Can Thwart Equitable Hiring Decisions
Associations are mental shortcuts our brains develop to connect ideas or things and reduce processing time. While not inherently bad, associations can manifest in the form of implicit, or unconscious, bias. When left unmitigated, implicit bias can influen ...
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 ...
PAS Information- State Fair Selection- Horses
The Darke County PAS Show (State Fair Selection for Horses) will be held Sunday, June 18, 2023, South Show Ring, Darke County Fairgrounds. This show is open to all 4-H and FFA youth, currently enrolled in a horse project, who are interested in trying out ...
OSU Extension and The Village Green Offers Program to Reduce Falls in Older Adults Darke County, OH – One in four older adults has a fall each year according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Wisconsin leads the nation in fall-re ...
Think Green...It's Not Just a Color
Sign Up Now for the “Think Green…It’s Not Just a Color” Spring Email Wellness Challenge Green with envy. Green around the gills. Do you have a green thumb? The grass is always greener on the other side. Go green or think green. These are common phrases yo ...
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 ...