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Feb. 1–April 30, #JOANNhearts4H (JOANN stores)—Visit a local JOANN store and invest in a young person by donating to 4-H.

Feb. 27, Wyandot County 4-H Advisory Council Pancake & Sausage Drive-Thru Meal (Upper Sandusky)—Drive-thru for a pancake and sausage meal at the Wyandot County Fairgrounds. All donations benefit the Wyandot County 4-H Program.

March 25, East Ohio Women in Agriculture Conference (Carrollton)—Register now for the East Ohio Women in Agriculture Conference. This year’s conference features 16 break-out sessions within four themes: Natural Resources, Plants and Animals, Home and Family, and Special Interests. Conference is $55 for adults and $30 for students. The registration deadline is March 11. Register online at For more information call 330-264-8722.

March 3, House Plant How-To (Urbana)—5:30 p.m. Learn about the general care of house plants and the hottest trends and newest plants. $15 registration includes a houseplant to add to your collection. Register by March 1 at

March 4, Coffee with the Miami County Master Gardener Volunteers: Floral Photography (Troy)—10 a.m. Join Master Gardener Volunteer Robert Young as he shares how to best include birds, flowers, trees, and other elements in your backyard landscape like a professional. Register at $10 registration fee.

March 26, 4-H Camp Piedmont Benefit (New Philadelphia)—4 p.m. Mark your calendars for an exciting event to help Camp Piedmont! Camp Piedmont was hit hard due to not hosting camps in 2020 and having only limited camp programs in 2021. The camp is also in desperate need of multiple repairs. We know how much Camp Piedmont means to you, and we need your help to keep the traditions going. It's time to give back to the place that gave you so many wonderful 4-H memories and experiences. Make plans now to attend the March benefit, and visit the online auction.

April 2, Washington County 4-H Endowment Dinner & Auction (Marietta)—Save the date for the 2022 Washington County 4-H Endowment Dinner and Auction. Tickets will be available soon with updates on their Facebook page.

April 9, 41st Annual 4-H Chicken BBQ & Benefit Auction (Sandusky)—Support Erie County programs at their annual events, including silent and live auctions.

June 12, Defiance County Craft & Vendor Show (Hicksville)—Annual craft and vendor show held at the Defiance County Fairgrounds. Proceeds benefit Junior and Senior Fair Boards and the Defiance County 4-H Youth Development Program.