Multi-Cooker Program

Trying to keep up with our fast and busy lifestyles, it is hard to get healthy meals on the dinner table. Cooking under pressure is an interactive cooking school that will give you motivation and resources to meet the challenge.

When: Tuesday, February 26
Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Cost: $15.00 per person
Where: Greene County Extension office, 100 Fairground Road, Xenia

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Greene County Food and Fashion Board

The Greene County 4-H Food and Fashion Board is seeking new members. If you are interested in helping newer 4-H members with their nutrition and sewing projects, this committee is for you.

1. Applicants must be in grades 7-12th. A total of eight members will selected each year to join.
2. Applicants must have completed a sewing, nutrition, or related project in previous years.
3. Applicants must enroll in a sewing, nutrition, or related project for the upcoming year.
4. Applicants will be interviewed by FCS Educator and 4-H/FCS Program Assistant.
5. Application must be completed in blue or black ink or typed.

1. Members are asked to attend four meetings and two clinics.
2. Members are asked to complete 4-H projects:
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age 13-18-374 Teens on Board
3. Work at pre-fair judging.
4. Work at fair with style revue, baking contest, and open modeling contest.

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Spring Dining with Diabetes

‘Dining with Diabetes’ Program on May 2, 9, 23 and 30, 2018.   

If you’re among the 800,000 Ohioans diagnosed with diabetes — or if you suspect you may be one of the estimated 200,000 who has diabetes but doesn’t know it — make plans to attend “Dining with Diabetes.”


Greene County Extension is presenting this three-session class, held at 6:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m. on May 2, 9, 23 and 30 at the Extension office, 100 Fairground Road, Xenia, Ohio.  Melanie Hart, Family and Consumer Educator, and by Tonya Lively, Registered Dietitian, from the Greene County Public Health will lead the sessions.


Participants will learn about signs of diabetes and possible complications, and ways they can manage the condition, including simple steps to control portions and the importance of getting regular exercise. In addition, the presentations will include a healthy food cooking demonstration each week, food tastings, and additional recipes.


The Dining with Diabetes program is $35.00 per person, but seating is limited, so participants are asked to sign up by April 26th, by contacting the OSU Extension office at 937-372-9971 ext. 112 or ext. 116 or hart.382 or


Download the registration form here.