Go Solar Launch

Join us on Thursday, March 2 from 5:30-7:30pm at GIAC for the launch of our new Go Solar project, a group-purchase campaign to help bring low-cost solar to everyone in Tompkins County.

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2017 Ag Summit

Join us at Ithaca Ramada for presentations on Cayuga Lake TMDL, large scale and community solar, and changes in the CRP to include pastureland. For farmers/ag landowners. $10/person includes lunch.

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Overview of the Ins & Outs of Insurances

In this FREE Consumer Issues Program on Thursday, March 9th, New York State Assistant Attorney General Mike Danaher will discuss insurance related issues.

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Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips! 

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit the CCE-Tompkins Education Center to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!


Chinese Medicinal Herbs

Learn about a new initiative to grow Chinese medicinal herbs in NYS at this presentation on Monday, March 13 at 6pm at the Tompkins County Public Library.

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Breaking Up

Parents ApartĀ® is a 6-hour workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce, or who are parenting separately. Next class is Monday, March 13.

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Buying Local Meat in Bulk

Buying locally-raised meat in bulk is easier and more affordable than you might think, Get all the details in this FREE workshop on Wednesday, March 15th.

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Attracting Pollinators!

This workshop on Thursday, March 16 will cover how you can provide plants that support pollinators and their larvae in your garden. Fee$; please call to sign up.

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Charge It Right!

This FREE "Charge It Right" workshop on March 18th covers credit cards, how to use them responsibly, and what to do when a credit card is lost or stolen

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4-H Rubber Duck Race & 5K

Sunday, April 23rd is a day of fun that raises $$$ for 4-H in Tompkins County, including a 5k fun run, and a rubber duck race down Cascadilla Creek! Find out how you can buy your duck chances online, here...

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Last updated February 27, 2017