1. Autumn Gardening Classes

    Aug. 22, 2019

    Join Lorain County OSU Extension Educator Ann Chanon as she presents a series of classes on “Autumn Gardening.”  Classes will be held at the Lorain County OSU Extension Office, 42110 Russia Road, Elyria from 7:00-8:30 p.m. with a pre-registration fee of $10 per person per class or attend all 3 classes for $25. Click here for class information and registration form.

  2. Employment Opportunity - Program Assistant SNAP-ED

    Aug. 07, 2019

    SNAP-Ed (Nutrition Education) Full-Time Program Assistant  For complete position description, qualifications and to apply online, please go to  Click Search Postings, and enter Job Opening 450326.  To assure consideration, applications must be received no later than September 1, 2019.  The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability...
  3. Pre-sale Tickets Available for Farm Science Review

    Aug. 07, 2019

    Pre-sale tickets are available at the Lorain County OSU Extension Office, 42110 Russia Rd., Elyria for the Farm Science Review held September 17th-19th at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center, London, Ohio.  Tickets are $7.00 per person per day and will be available for purchase until September 13th.  For more information on Farm Science Review visit:

  4. Lorain County Fair August 19th-25th

    Aug. 07, 2019

    Visit the Lorain County Fair and see all of the hard work youth have done through 4-H and FFA during the year.  Don't forget the Junior Fair Auctions on Thursday, August 22nd at 1:00 p.m. (Market Chickens, Market Goats, Market Turkeys, Market Lambs, Market Ducks, Meat Rabbits) and on Saturday, August 24th at 8:30 a.m. (Market Hogs) and 12:30 p.m. (Market Beef). Click here for information on How Does A Livestock Auction Work.

  5. Winning Your Grant - Grant Writing Workshops

    Jul. 01, 2019

    Lorain County Extension Community Development helps organizations and individuals identify resources for grants and gain the skills to prepare

    Winning Grant Proposals

    Through workshops and one-on-one individualized coaching and mentoring through the grant submission process.

  6. 2019 Government Academy

    Jan. 03, 2019

    Have You Ever Wondered...

    What are the responsibilities and pressures of an elected official? What is the difference between Sunshine Laws and Public Records? What is Zoning? What Are Ethics? What are Right to Farm Laws? What is a Levy? How Does a Levy Work?

    The Government Academy is a series of classes offered through the OSU Extension Medina County and Leadership Medina County for individuals interested in learning about the mechanics and philosophies that impact government action. Classes are taught by experts and faculty from The Ohio State University,...

  7. Celebrate Your Plate Website

    Jun. 01, 2018

    Visit the Celebrate Your Plate website for tips on saving time and money when you're shopping, cooking and gardending.  You will also find recipes and a newsletter sign-up for low-cost, tasty meals that everyone in your family will enjoy.