Getting Started!

Let us help you ''Get Started with Vegetable Gardening" ! 2 dates offered: 3/24 & 3/31 for beginning gardeners. We'll cover all you need to know to start your first garden this spring. $Fee

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Producing Chinese Medicinal Herbs

Join us to learn about the domestic production of Chinese medicinal herbs. Jean Giblette of High Falls Gardens will give a presentation on this exciting emerging market for farmers and growers.

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4-H Duck Race

Sunday, April 23rd is a day of fun that raises $$$ for 4-H in Tompkins County. Don't miss seeing our rubber ducks race down Cascadilla Creek! Find out how you can buy your duck chances online, here...

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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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Beautification Brigade!

Come learn more about volunteering with our Community Beautification Program on 3/30 & 4/5. Beautify Ithaca - no experience required, dinner provided.

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Seed Swap

Swap your surplus seeds with other gardeners and enjoy free hands-on workshops at this community seed swap on 3/26! $5 suggested donation; FREE if you bring seeds to share!

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Come to the Ithaca Commons on 4/1 and learn about local agriculture at this FREE, day-long family event. Exhibits, activities and fun for all!

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Annual CSA Fair

Learn about Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) at this FREE CSA fair on Saturday, April 1 at The Ithaca Commons. Meet the farmers, find out what CSA options are available.

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Loan to Own Class

Our FREE 'Loan to Own' workshop on April 2nd will cover installment loans, including car loans and home equity loans. Call to reserve your seat!

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Safe Driver Class

Sign up now for AARP's “Smart Driver” next class on April 5 & 6, 12:00-3:30pm. For drivers of all ages. $20/AARP Members; $25 /all others.

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Last updated March 23, 2017