Date: January 4, 2018
Contact: Carrie A. Dittman, Centerville-Washington Park District,
Subject: Plan before you plant

CENTERVILLE, OH: The recent cold weather has many people ready for spring! If you are itching to get back to your gardening, you can start your planning now. A representative from the Ohio State University Extension Office is speaking at Grant Park’s Kennard Nature Nook to offer tips on how to plan your perfect garden! With proper planning, you won’t be face disappointment after all of your hard work.

Join Suzanne Mills-Wasniak Friday, January 19 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Ages 14 and up are welcome to attend. The Kennard Nature Nook is located at 6588 McEwen Road. Preregistration for “Plan Before You Plant” is required by 4:30 p.m. January 18. $6/person for Centerville residents, $9/person for nonresidents. Register online at or call (937) 433-5155.

Mills-Wasniak will return to Grant Park on February 9 for “Spring Ahead Seed Starting.” Registration is also open for that workshop.


The Centerville-Washington Park District operates eight community parks, nine nature parks, and 33 neighborhood parks encompassing more than 1,000 acres in Centerville and Washington Township. For more information about the Centerville-Washington Park District, please call (937) 433-5155 or visit