2016 Tuscarawas SWCD Photo Contest
Entries must be recieved by Oct 11, 2016 by 4:00 pm
The 2016 Annual Photo Contest has started! The theme this year is "Coming Soon".
View the contest rules and entry form by clicking on the link below. Coming Soon
2016 Tuscarawas SWCD Scholarship
Applications must be received by 4:00pm on May 2, 2016
The Tuscarawas Soil & Water Conservation District is pleased to announce that it is offering a $500 scholarship to assist graduating seniors with the pursuit of a college, university or technical school degree. The applicant must be a Tuscarawas County resident or graduating from a Tuscarawas County High School. Applicants for the scholarship need to be pursuing a degree in the fields of Agriculture or Conservation of Natural Resources. Examples of some eligible degrees include Ag Engineering, Aquatic Ecology, Biological Sciences, Conservation Planning, Environmental Science, Forestry, Soils, Turf or Wildlife management.
A link for the application can be found below. Applications can also be picked up at the Tuscarawas SWCD office at 85 E. Iron Ave, Dover OH between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Check in your high school guidance office for an application . The deadline for application submission is May 2, 2016. All applications will be reviewed by a committee. The top three applicants will be interviewed by the committee prior to final selection.Scholarship Eligibility, Instructions and Application
2016 Tuscarawas SWCD Coloring Contest
Entries must be received by 4:00pm on Oct 11, 2016
The Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District is pleased to annouce its annual coloring contest. The theme for the 2016 Tuscarawas SWCD coloring contest is "Coming Soon".
The Tuscarawas SWCD Coloring Contest is open to all Kindergartener students living in Tuscarawas County. The first place winner will be awarded a $25 Gift card. The artist of the second place poster will receive a $15 gift card. Anyone interested may contact the Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District office located at 85 E. Iron Ave., Dover OH or call 330-339-7976 for additional information.
73th Annual Meeting
November 3, 2016 - 6PM
The Tuscarawas SWCD will be hosting their 73th Annual Meeting at the St. John's Church of Christ in Dover, OH (409 N Wooster Ave). The meeting will begin at 5:15PM with the election of Board of Supervisors, voting will conclude at 6:15pm. Dinner will be at 6:00PM.
TBD Dinner Tickets are $TBD per person (children under 4 eat free). Tickets may be purchased at our office from 7:30-4:00 Monday through Friday. Please call 330-339-7976 or stop at our office at 85 E. Iron Ave., Dover OH 44622.
For more information about Board Supervisor candidates and absentee voting please view our current newsletter.
Ag in the City 2016
Friday, June 10, 2016
It’s time to experience a day on the farm with your family! The event will be held Friday, June 10 from 5pm – 8:30pm at Tuscora Park in New Philadelphia. Numerous children’s activities will be on site including a Face Painting, All-A-Flutter Butterfly Exhibit, an Archery Activity, and many more. There will be a food stand provided. Educational displays will include Tuscarawas County Beekeepers, Farm Bureau, Forestry and many others. Please read our newsletter for more details
The committee is comprised of representatives from the following agencies: Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau, Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District, Farm Credit, OSU Extension, Agland Co-op, and many community members. Our goal is to showcase agriculture and the families that make it all happen. We strive to connect farmers with the public and provide a personal experience for learning and fellowship. So come check it out with your family! For more information please call the Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District at 330-339-7976.
Tuscarawas County Fair 2016
Look for us at the Fair next to the Dairy Bar!