Community Bulletin Board
The Mercer County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society will meet Sunday, January 6th at 2:00 pm at the Richardson Bretz Building 119 West Fulton St., Celina.
Our guest speaker will be Father David Hoying. Father David will be presenting, “The Ship Everhard and the Oldenburg Mayflower” concerning the passengers and the settling of Egypt, Ohio.
As always, the meetings are free and open to the public. We would love to have you join us. Refreshment served.
FREE Book Club for adults with disabilities
MRSI Adult Day Service is offering a FREE Book Club for adults with disabilities. This program is designed to create and improve literacy skills, as well as social skills, generate new friendships, and new experiences! The group currently meets on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6pm-7pm. We will be meeting at various locations including, coffee shops, libraries, parks, and more. If you would like to join us for the incredible opportunity please contact Monica Drewes at 419-586-4709, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
4-H Clubs Seeking New Members
4-H offers you and your family countless opportunities to grow and
learn together. 4-H members are youth who are currently in third grade
and are at least 8 years of age. These youth become members of a traditional
club. There are 28 clubs scattered throughout the county. Each club establishes its own meeting schedule and activities. Clubs typically meet once per month.
4-H members are offered fun and educational experiences. Many members anticipate attending 4-H camp in the summer. Workshops are hosted for members to learn more about their 4-H projects. Everyone enjoys showing off their finished 4-H work at the annual Junior Fair.
Children ages 5-8 and currently in grades kindergarten, first or second may participate in an activity-based monthly club program entitled Cloverbud 4-H. Members enjoy an fun event at each club meeting and may also choose to attend cloverbud day camp in the summer, cloverbud show and tell, and join the fun at the modeling revue held annually at the fair.
To learn more about joining a club, visit our web site at mercer.osu.edu or phone the Mercer County Extension Office at 419-586-2179.
Join Mercer County 4-H!
Join Mercer County 4-H! Clubs may be found throughout the county and generally
meet once each month. Club members practice leadership and public speaking skills
and can learn about a project of their choice.
A member need only to be the correct age to be eligible to join a club. youth do NOT have to live on a farm or show and raise an animal to participate in 4-H.
Youth should currently be at least 8 years old or older and at least in 3rd grade to join a traditional club program. Children in grades K-2 may join Cloverbud 4-H. Youth remain eligible through age 19.
For more information, contact the Extension Office at 419-586-2179 or visit our web
page at mercer.osu.edu