Attention youth in grades 5-12:  Do you have a passion for serving others?  Are you interested in giving back to the community?  Would you like to help make Darke County a better place?  If you answered yes to any of these questions,join us the first Tuesday of every month, 7:00pm, at the Extension Office.  You do not have to be enrolled in 4-H to participate in this group.  Contact us for additional information.

Hands Across the Darke is collecting a variety of items to be used for upcoming projects.  CLICK HERE to see a list of what is needed.  If you would like to help, items can be dropped off at the Extension Office during normal business hours (M-F, 8am-4:30pm) or other times by special arrangement.

Hands Across the Darke is collecting plastic caps to be recycled into benches to be placed in public places.  If you would like to help, your caps may be dropped off at OSU Extension, Darke County (603 Wagner Avenue, Greenville) during normal business hours or by special arrangement.  Your trash becomes our treasure!  Cap collection will continue throughout 2019.  CLICK HERE for a list of acceptable caps. 

2020 Meeting Schedule

January 7 - Meeting Minutes
February 4

March 3

March 10 - Skating Party, Skate Zone 805

April 7 - Meeting Cancelled
May 5 - Meeting Cancelled
June 2
July 7
August 4
September 1
October 6
November 3
December 1


2019 Meeting Schedule

(meeting days, locations, and times subject to change)

January 8

 Meeting activity to be determined

February 5

Meeting Minutes

Making fleece blankets for cancer patient care packages

March 5

 The Skate Place - 4-H Skating   Party - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

April 2

Meeting Minutes

 Meeting activity to be determined

May 7

Meeting Minutes

 Assembled care packages for Cancer Patients

June 4

 Deliver donations and tour homeless shelter.  Meet at CAP office on Sweitzer Street

July 2

 Parade and fair booth preparation

August 6

Fair booth preparation

September 3

 Meeting activity to be determined

October 1

October 20


October 17

Meeting activity to be determined

Youth Building, Fairgrounds - 3pm-6pm; providing activities for children at the GOP Hog Roast

Rest Haven, 6:30pm - Painting pumpkins with residents;  Thank you to Aultman Farms for donating pumpkins in 2018!

November 5

Making fleece blankets for care packages for cancer patients.

December 3

 Pizza Party - Making fleece blankets for cancer patient care packages - baking cookies for first responders