The Coshocton County Beacon November 22, 2017 - Page 5

NOVEMBER 22, 2017 THANK YOU Consider becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer COSHOCTON - Do you enjoy gardening? Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Then becom- ing a Master Gardener Volunteer may be just the thing for you. The Master Gardener Volunteer Program trains volun- teers for Ohio State University Extension to help further the mission of engagement and outreach in Coshocton County. Volunteers are trained in consumer horticul- ture including: Annuals, perennials, fruits, vegetables, soil, botany, turf, insects, diseases and more. After receiving over 50 hours of education, each intern must complete 50 hours of service to OSU to become fully certified Ohio State Master Gardener Volunteers. Join the Master Gardener Volunteers for a free Infor- mational open house on Monday, Dec. 4 from 7 to 8 p.m. in room 145 of the County Services Building. Hear from current Master Gardener Volunteers about their experi- ences, the process of joining, their volunteer activities, and how you can be a part of it all. The next training classes in Coshocton County will be Feb. 5 to June 11, 2018, Monday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m. Find an application packet at or contact Emily Adams for more information at 740-622- 2265 or Contributed | Beacon THE BEACON 5 Thank you for supporting your Coshocton Public Library levy. We look forward to providing our community with increased services and access to the library. 1 Paid for by the Coshocton County Library Levy Committee - Tim Vance, Treasurer 3 2 0022_112217 3 times a week 2 years 1 associate degree Courses offered in Newark, Coshocton, Knox, Pataskala and online. Register today! The first cohort begins January 8. Learn more at or contact Business Management Technology Accounting Technology 0027_112217 Evening & weekend classes for working adults