Upcoming Events

Earth Justice Network’s Low carbon diet workshop Seeks Eco-teams for Regional Sustainability

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 29th, 2016 Earth Justice Network’s Low carbon diet workshop Seeks Eco-teams for Regional Sustainability This event, which is co-sponsored by the Appalachian Ohio Group of the Sierra Club, UpGrade Athens County, and Rural Action, hopes to bring faith and action together to reach our common goal of lowering our carbon footprint .. read more

On August 3rd, 2016, posted in: Latest News, Upcoming Events by

Camp Watershed Offers Summer Fun Outdoors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 6, 2016 Camp Watershed Offers Summer Fun Outdoors Mineral City, Ohio – This summer parents will be able to keep their children active, occupied and mentally engaged by signing them up for Camp Watershed with Huff Run and Mud Run Watersheds. On Monday, July 18th through Friday, July 22nd, Rural Action .. read more

On July 18th, 2016, posted in: Latest News, Upcoming Events by

Rural Action to Celebrate 25 years ‘People Centered Development’ at Annual Meeting this weekend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 4th, 2016 Rural Action to Celebrate 25 years ‘People Centered Development’ at Annual Meeting this weekend. The Plains, Ohio — This Saturday, June 11th  from 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.at Fur peace Ranch in Pomeroy, is Rural Action’s 25th Annual Meeting, bringing together over 100 Rural Action members, community leaders, partners, .. read more

On July 18th, 2016, posted in: Latest News, Upcoming Events by

Rural Action Hosts Ohio State University Extension Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2015 Rural Action Hosts Ohio State University Extension Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Workshop on Wednesday, November 11 Rural Action invites farmers and producers to an Ohio State University Extension Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) workshop on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Marion Community Center .. read more

On November 3rd, 2015, posted in: Latest News, Upcoming Events by

Season Creation workshop offers farmers, educators new opportunities to grow year-round.

October 27th, 2015 Season Creation workshop offers farmers, educators new opportunities to grow year-round. Rural Action invites farmers, farm educators, and prospective farmers to two on-farm Season Creation Workshops at Green Edge Organic Gardens Thursday, November 12 and Monday, December 14 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The workshop will focus on methods used in .. read more

On October 27th, 2015, posted in: Latest News, Upcoming Events by

2012 Rural Action Annual Meeting

Date: June 30th, 2012 Time: 3:00-5:30pm Location: The Plains United Methodist Church, 3 N. Plains Rd Cost: Free to Rural Action Members, $25 for non-members with the first $20 applied to a one year membership. Join us at 3:00pm for a social hour followed by our program starting at 3:00pm. Chuck Fluharty, Rural Policy Research Institute .. read more

On June 25th, 2012, posted in: Upcoming Events by

The 5th Annual Adventure Auction

Experience a night to remember with fellow community members and “Break Away from the Everyday” at Rural Action’s Adventure Auction! The 5th Annual Adventure Auction will take place at the Dairy Barn Arts Center in Athens, Ohio on Saturday April 21st, 2012. Doors open at 6:00pm. The event will feature silent and live auctions featuring .. read more

On April 12th, 2012, posted in: Upcoming Events by

Annual Meeting

Saturday June 23 6 PM Place TBA The annual meeting will start with “how to” demonstration projects from Rural Action program areas as well as a butterfly hike. Stay tuned for more information!

On October 5th, 2011, posted in: Upcoming Events by

Sunday Creek Fall Hike

Saturday November 5 At the Burr Oak State Park More details to come!

On October 5th, 2011, posted in: Upcoming Events by

“Old Fashioned Farm Day” at the Chesterhill Produce Auction

Saturday October 22 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM At the Chesterhill Produce Auction Chesterhill, Ohio Anyone wanting to volunteer or help out is encouraged to attend. Pumpkin decorating, food, crafts, a farmers market and games for the kids will be among the highlights!

On October 5th, 2011, posted in: Upcoming Events by