ALGER — OSU Extension, Alger First United Methodist Church, and the Ohio Children’s Trust Fund are offering parents of school aged children an opportunity to intentionally explore how to be the greatest influence on their kids. They will be offering a series of three sessions of Active Parenting Now in 3 on Tuesdays, Feb. 18, 25 and March 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Alger First United Methodist Church, 101 Montville, Alger. Child care will be provided by church volunteers during the sessions for those families requesting it. Register by phoning the Extension office at 419-674-2297, e-mailing or go on-line at