4-H Year End Celebration Pictures and Results

Wow! What a nice turnout for the Year-end 4-H Celebration on November 17. Here are the results of the evening (see program results) and lots of pictures:

Program will all of the results: Program – 2022 Winners list

Special Congratulations to our Special Community Award Winners:

  • Friends of 4-H Award                          2022 Winner- Teresa Stone
  • 4-H Alumni Award                               2022 Winner- Kelle Haffner
  • Business Friend of 4-H Award        2022 Winner- Dairy Queen of Marietta
  • Friend of Hervida Award                  2022 Winner- Margaret Webster

4-H Recognized by the Marietta Community Foundation

We (Peggy Byers, Julia Hughes, Bruce Zimmer, and Maggie Webster) were honored on November 16 to represent Washington County 4-H and accept an award from Heather Allender and the Marietta Community Foundation. Washington County 4-H was honored as the 2022 Outstanding Nonprofit of the Year! This award is dedicated to our 4-H volunteers, members and families!!

New 2023 Plat Books Now Available

The new 2023 edition of the Washington County Plat Book is now available at the OSU Washington County Extension Office, 1115 Gilman Avenue in Marietta. The books can also be mailed for an additional charge by calling OSU Extension at (740) 376-7431. The new books can also be purchased at the Recorder’s Office in the County Courthouse, 205 Putnam Street in Marietta, (740) 373-6623. Traditional landownership maps by township and range, a landowner index for easy cross referencing, and other county information are all available in the new edition. This book features the new enhanced LiDAR aerial view maps opposite the landownership map pages, which is the 3D effect showing the actual topography of the land.

This information is valuable to anyone with a need to know who owns land in Washington County. Prospective or adjoining property owners, hunters, foresters, timber and petroleum industry personnel, emergency services and many others would be interested in having a copy. Mapping Solutions is the publisher.

The book is now available in three versions showing Washington County landowner maps.

  1. Printed Plat Book is the traditional spiral bound book available locally.
  2. SmartMap for your smart phone or tablet. A SmartMap allows you to view your location on the map and track real-time movement with the device GPS, you can measure distances and areas as well as add points of interest, photos, position and label names to the map and much more.
  3. eBook for your tablet, laptop or PC. This is a digital version of the plat book.

The SmartMap and eBook are available at mappingsolutionsGIS.com for these products.

Canter for Cancer Liv Montgomery Benefit Open Horse Show

All horse project members are invited to attend the Liv Montgomery Benefit Horse show in Jackson County.  The Open Horse show will be held on October 15, 2022. with registration beginning at 8am and show starts at 9am.  All the proceeds from the show will benefit a Jackson County horse exhibitor battling cancer.  For more information contact Sam Simpson 740-710-1340 or Jamey Sexton 740-418-8133

CARTEENS Recruiting Teen Members

We are recruiting for the CARteens 4-H Club and wanted to invite you to one of our meetings.  CARteens 4-H members lead hands on activities for teen traffic offenders once a month.  Our next meeting is Wednesday October 12th from 530-9pm or our November meeting is Wednesday November 9th from 5:30-9pm.

Our meetings start with setting up the conference room for presentations, eating pizza together for a meal and holding a short meeting with announcements. The presentation would be from 7-9pm with 4-H members leading different activities during the presentation.  Please join us to observe and determine if you would like to join our club as a teen member.  We meet the second Wednesday of each month and take July off.    We hope to see you at one of our upcoming meetings, we meet at the OSU Extension Office located at 1115 Gilman Ave Marietta.  Please let us know if you will be joining us so we have enough food for the meal that evening!  You may call our office at 740-376-7431 or email hartline.24@osu.edu .  If you have questions about the club or program please reach out.