4-H Fair!

Saturday, July 30 is Family Fun Day at the Fair with live animals, family friendly games, 4-H Olympics, a cake wheel, animal shows, hay rides, and a chicken BBQ. FREE admission & parking!

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Free Compost Class!

Stop by Ithaca Community Gardens on Saturday, 6/25 at 12:30pm for our first "Compost with Confidence" class of the season. Learn the basics of setting up your bin and getting started. FREE!

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Open Days Garden Tour

Five very special private gardens will be open for one day only on Saturday, August 6th during the 2016 Open Days Garden Tours. Just $7 per person per garden.

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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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Tiny House Visit!

Visit the "Proof Is Possible" tiny house in the CCE-Tompkins parking lot Monday-Friday this week, 5:00-6:00pm each day. FREE TOUR!

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Compost w/ Confidence

Stop by Ithaca Community Gardens at 12:30pm on the last Saturday June-October for a FREE class on composting basics PLUS a different special topic each month!

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Household Budgets

Our FREE "Making Ends Meet" workshop on August 3 in Dryden will help you learn to set financial goals, track spending, and get the most for your money! Call to sign up!

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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 Saturday, August 13.

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Get Together!

Help create a community that is supportive of all families, every 3rd THURSDAY at 8:30 am at CCE-Tompkins in Ithaca! Monthly meetings focus on family-centered services, collaborations and policy issues.

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FREE Kids Cooking Demo!

Join us at Ithaca Farmers' Market on August 25 as we prepare & sample FRESH SALSA! All ingredients will be fresh from the Market and gluten, dairy and nut free!

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Last updated July 30, 2016