Bush Honeysuckle

We get a lot of calls this time of year about these bushes with bright red berries. Do you have Bush Honeysuckle in your yard? Learn where it came from and how to control it, here!

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Talking Energy

Join us on 8/22 for a free community conversation on saving energy and switching to renewables!

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Seed Saving

Learn to save your own flower and vegetable seeds for next year's garden in this class on Thursday, August 23rd. $7-$10/person sliding scale, register/pay online.

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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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ESC @ local festivals

Look for our Energy Smart Communities table at upcoming local festivals now through September 2018. Find a list of all the festivals we'll attend, here...

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Seed Saving

Learn to save your own flower and vegetable seeds for next year's garden in this class on Thursday, August 23rd. $7-$10/person sliding scale, register/pay online.

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Compost w/ Confidence

FREE outdoor class held monthly May-August. Join us on 8/25 at Freeville Community Garden. Come tour the garden and learn how to get started with composting!

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Breaking Up

Parents Apart® is a 6-hour workshop to help parents learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce. Next class is Monday, 9/10!

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Tenant/Landlord Issues

In this free event on 9/13, an Asst. NY State Attorney General will discuss leases, security deposits, repairs, evictions and avoiding or resolving tenant-landlord disputes. Come early for a good seat!

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Advanced Composting!

Go beyond the basics and learn advanced composting techniques in this 3 class series on 9/13, 9/20 & 9/27. $5/person per class or $10 for the 3-class series

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Last updated August 16, 2018