Past Events

  1. Aug. 21, 2018 7:00pm to 9:00pm

  2. Aug. 08, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm

  3. Aug. 04, 2018 9:00am to 12:00pm

    Join Portage County OSU Extension Master Gardener Volunteers, Mary Lou Holly and Pamm McDowell as they discuss the principles of Permaculture design and creating a more holistic garden.  They will give tips and advice for less weeding, attracting beneficial insect and animals using plant guilds to protect gardens, and rain water harvesting to reduce water needs. The program will also cover the importance of planting perennial vegetables, fruit, and flowers as part of embracing Permaculture and sustainability.

  4. Jul. 19, 2018 6:00pm to 9:00pm

    Preserving the Harvest-   Pickling Vegetables and Pressure Cooker Demonstration      6:00 – 9:00 p.m. $10

  5. Jul. 17, 2018 7:00pm to 9:00pm

  6. Jul. 11, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm

  7. Jul. 11, 2018 5:30pm to 7:00pm

    Join OSU Extension Educator Robin Christensen as she talks about native and invasive plants around your home and woodlot.  Learn how make sense of your surrounding vegetation, manage your land better for wildlife, and protect your timber investment.  Whether you own a half acre or 20, this program will give you tips and strategies to help you become a better steward of your land. This free program is being held at OSU Extension’s office at 705 Oakwood St., Suite 101 in Ravenna. To register, call 330-296-6432 or email

  8. Jul. 09, 2018 7:00pm

  9. Jun. 21, 2018 6:00pm to 8:00pm

    A two part series for Preserving the Harvest-  June 21         Making Jam and Jelly – Hands-on 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.- $10 July 19          Pickling Vegetables and Pressure Cooker Demonstration      6:00 – 9:00 p.m. $10

  10. Jun. 19, 2018 7:00pm to 9:00pm