Upcoming Events

June 20, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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June 24, 2019
  • Rural Action Watershed Day Camps (Ages 9-13)

    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm   19627 Walnut St, Trimble, OH 45782, USA 
    Description:

    Join Rural Action's Environmental Education Program and Sunday Creek Watershed Group for a week of fun outdoor adventures. June 24-28 day camps are for ages 9-13 and the cost is $75 per camper; scholarships are available. Visit ruralaction.org/watershedcamps/ to register and contact Nick Cruise for more information: nick@ruralaction.org or (740) 767-2225.

     
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  • SC camp 2

    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm 
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  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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June 27, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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June 30, 2019
  • Exploring Nature with the Norma Johnson Center

    Time: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm   Norma Johnson Center Hiking Trails, 3976 OH-39, Dover, OH 44622, USA 
    Description:

    Rural Action and The Norma Johnson Center will be hosting an Aquatic Day at the NJC where there will be fishing in the morning, tie-dying, exploring the wetlands in search of bugs and frogs and hiking some of the trails observing Ohio’s abundant plants and wildlife.

    This event is free and will take place Monday July 8, 2019 from 8 am to 4 pm. We welcome
    participants ages 8 to 18. Registration is a must and applications must be
    received by June 24, 2019. The event will begin at the picnic shelter on
    Conservation Drive. This event is a free but all participants must register by
    filling out and sending in the “Exploring Nature Registration 2019 release” and
    “Emergency Medical Form”. These forms can be attained by going to normajohnsoncenter.com/events/

    The Norma Johnson
    Center is located on State Route 39 between Dover and Sugarcreek. Questions
    about the event can be answered by calling the NJC director, at 330.339.7976
    ext. 305 Monday through Friday 7:30-4.

     
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July 1, 2019
  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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July 4, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction-Potluck

    Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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July 7, 2019
  • Kids' Day

    Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm   Little Fish Brewing Co., 8675 Armitage Rd, Athens, OH 45701, USA 
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July 8, 2019
  • Monday Creek Watershed Day Camp

    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm   New Straitsville Ohio 
    Description:

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  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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July 11, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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July 12, 2019
  • Forest Herbs Workshop

    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm   Yew Mountain Center, 9494 Lobelia Road, Hillsboro, WV 24946, USA 
    Description:

    Our friends at the Yew Mountain Center will be hosting a Forest Herb workshop in the beautiful mountains of Hillsboro, West Virginia. In the forest, you will learn identification, ecology and lore of local medicinal plants and participate in the Yew Mountain Center forest farming project. Back at the lodge, learn how to prepare tinctures and other preparations with responsibly collected plant material. Learn how forest farming can protect wild populations of sought-after plants and how this work has the potential to make us healthier, as well as protect and enhance the forested environment. Rural Action's Non-Timber Forest Products Manager, Tanner Filyaw, will be the keynote speaker at the event, speaking about forest farming and cultivating wild-simulated ginseng, as well as other valuable medicinal herbs. For more information, and for registration, please visit the Yew Mountain Center website at https://www.yewmountain.org/forest-herbs.html.

     
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July 13, 2019
  • Creek Jam

    Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm 
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  • CPA Saturday Auction

    Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
    Description:

    Livestock at 1:00pm

     
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July 14, 2019
  • Mushroom BioBlitz Hike

    Time: 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm 
    Description:

    Join Martha Bishop and the Ohio Mushroom Society to hunt for fungi! All discoveries will contribute to our Wayne National Forest BioBlitz project, to identify as many species with in the forest's proclamation boundary as we can by the end of the year.

    Meet at Rural Action's Kuhre Center at 9030 Hocking Hills Dr in The Plains at 12:30. Then we will carpool to the hike location, about 10 minutes away.

     
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July 15, 2019
  • Middle Tuscarawas River Watershed Day Camp

    Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm   Tuscora Park, 161 Tuscora Ave NW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663, USA 
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  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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July 18, 2019
  • Mike Carpenter in Kuhre Center

    Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
    Description:

    Mike Carpenter (Simple IRA) will address staff at 10:30 in the Kuhre Center Conference room and then afterward be available to anyone who would like to consult with him.

     
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  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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July 22, 2019
  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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July 25, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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July 29, 2019
  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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August 1, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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August 4, 2019
  • Kids' Day

    Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm   Little Fish Brewing Co., 8675 Armitage Rd, Athens, OH 45701, USA 
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August 5, 2019
  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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August 8, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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August 10, 2019
  • Finding Ferns of the Forest

    Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm   Camp Oty'okwa, 24799 Purcell Rd, South Bloomingville, OH 43152, USA 
    Description:

    This workshop, facilitated by expert Steve McKee, will focus on demystifying ferns and their identification. After an indoor introduction, participants will go into the field to encounter common ferns, practice their skills and learn to use the Fern Finder identification guide. The cost for this workshop is $35 and lunch is included. Graduate credit is available through Ashland University. Email joe@ruralaction.org or cathy.h.knoop@gmail.com to register or for more information.

     
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  • CPA Saturday Auction

    Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
    Description:

    Livestock at 1:00pm

     
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August 12, 2019
  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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August 15, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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August 19, 2019
  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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August 22, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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August 25, 2019
  • Mushroom BioBlitz Hike

    Time: 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm 
    Description:

    Join Martha Bishop and the Ohio Mushroom Society to hunt for fungi! All discoveries will contribute to our Wayne National Forest BioBlitz project, to identify as many species with in the forest's proclamation boundary as we can by the end of the year.

    Meet at Rural Action's Trimble Commmunity Center at 19627 Walnut St at 12:30. Then we will carpool to the hike location, about 10 minutes away.

     
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August 26, 2019
  • CPA-Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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August 29, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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September 2, 2019
  • CPA-Produce Auction-Potluck

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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September 5, 2019
  • CPA Produce Auction

    Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Chesterhill Produce Auction, 8380 Wagoner Rd, Chesterhill, OH 43728, USA 
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September 7, 2019
  • Educator workshop: Fish, Bugs, and Water Quality

    Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm   Camp Oty'okwa, 24799 Purcell Rd, South Bloomingville, OH 43152, USA 
    Description:

    Did you know the fish and aquatic insects tha tlive within Ohio's rivers and streams can tell a story about water quality/ Fish and aquatic insects are great indicators of stream health. Some species are sensitive to habitat loss and pollution while others can tolerate and thrive in poor water quality. Join water quality expert Kelly Capuzzi to learn about the species of fish and macroinvertebrates that live in the Hocking Hills region. We'll explore several streams and learn how to collect and identify fish and aquatic insects and evaluate stream habitat. Kelly will use information from Prooject WET and will share resources for funding through the Ohio Environmental Education Fund. The cost is $35 (an additional $30 if you wish to purchase A Naturalist Guide to the Fishes of Ohio book) and lunch is included. Graduate credit is available. Email joe@ruralaction.org to register or for more information.

     
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September 8, 2019
  • Kids' Day

    Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm   Little Fish Brewing Co., 8675 Armitage Rd, Athens, OH 45701, USA 
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