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Healthy Horse Derby
Do you know a preschooler who loves to pretend? Bring him/her to the "Healthy Horse Derby" this Saturday April 19, 2014. Following the Easter Egg Hunt on the Courthouse Lawn at 1:00pm, children will be able to race on a stick horse in the first ever "Healthy Horse Derby" on West Columbus St, downtown Kenton. Following each heat, the children will choose an active play toy and a collapsible water bottle to take home and enjoy plus an apple snack to share with their horse. The best part-this activity is sponsored by the Healthy Lifestyles Coalition and it's FREE!
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Spring Wellness Challenge is in full swing!! Participants please click on READ MOORE for the link to your Spring Challenge Log
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A healthy cooking and nutrition education program for parents and their young children. We invite you and your child(ren) to join us for the chance to: -Learn healthy, easy, and affordable recipes that children will enjoy -Learn about healthy eating behaviors for parents and children -Prepare a meal together with your child(ren) -Have fun eating dinner with your family and new friends! Save the date! Simple Suppers will occur on Thursday evenings: April 24, and May 8
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Active Parenting Now in 3
Active Parenting Now in 3 offers parents of school aged children an opportunity to intentionally explore how to be the greatest influence on their kids.
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Find recent "Grazing School" presentations on-line here!
The "Pastures for Profit" grazing school is a comprehensive course in Management Intensive Grazing
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Asian Longhorned Beetle Found in Ohio; Maples, Other Trees at Risk
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Agriculture today (6/17) announced the first discovery of Asian longhorned beetle (ALB) in Ohio trees!
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