Free Compost Class on Saturday!

FREE outdoor class held monthly May-August. Join us on 6/23 at Ithaca Community Gardens. Come tour the garden and learn how to get started with composting!

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Open Days Garden Tour

Five very special private gardens will be open on Saturday, July 7 ONLY. $7/person per garden, proceeds benefit our Community Beautification Program and The Garden Conservancy.

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Parenting Skills

Learn how to deal with challenging behaviors in "Thriving With Your Spirited Child", a FREE 7-week class for parents and caregivers, Tuesdays July 10 - August 21.

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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!

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Coalition for Families

6/21 Guest speaker is Jaydn McCune, Program Director of Possibilities and Lighthouse Programs. Meeting 8:30-9:30am, networking after .

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Breastfeeding & Nutrition

FREE workshop series on Breastfeeding & Prenatal Nutrition, meets (8) Thursdays, 5:30-7:30pm starting 6/21. Join any time. Call today to sign up!

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Compost w/ Confidence

FREE outdoor class held monthly May-August. Join us on 6/23 at Ithaca Community Gardens. Come tour the garden and learn how to get started with composting!

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Talking Energy

Join us on 6/27 for a free community conversation on saving energy and switching to renewables!

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Gardener's Pot Swap

TWO DAYS ONLY! On 6/29 and 6/30, leave your plastic nursery pots, trays and cell packs at CCE-Tompkins for recycling. Take away what you can use! FREE!

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Invasive Earthworms

The Asian jumping earthworm is an invasive species that endangers our forests. Find out how what it does, and how to identify and help contain these worms.

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Last updated June 18, 2018