2018 Annual Report

Read about what CCE-Tompkins has been doing during the past year for the residents of Tompkins County. There's lots of good news to report!

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Glorious Gardens of NYC - part 2

Enjoy a slide show presentation on the public gardens of NYC with Pat Curran, retired Horticulture Program Manager, on Sunday, February 24, 2-3:30pm. Suggested donation.

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2019 Ag Summit

"Strategies for Farming in the Northeast with Changing Weather Patterns" is the focus of this meeting, 10am-3pm on February 26 at Dryden VFW. $10 includes lunch.

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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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Let's Talk Solar

2019 is a great time to go solar! Homeowners and renters can bring your questions on rooftop or community solar to our free monthly Q&A meetups! Next is Wednesday, 2/20 @ 6pm.

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Practical Design

Design a garden from scratch with Master Gardener/Landscaper Mary Kirkwyland in this workshop on Saturday, February 23rd. Fee: $20-40 sliding scale

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Parenting Class in Dryden

This FREE 8-class workshop at Dryden Elementary covers how to talk with your child (of any age) using the 5 communication skills. Tuesdays 2/26-4/23 from 6-8pm. Call Today!

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​Growing Solar

An Energy Educator from CCE will give a presentation on 2/27 at the Classrooms @ GreenStar for their Growing Solar Community Solar campaign.

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Story Time!

This FREE story/play time for children aged 0-to-4 and their caregivers meets at 8:30-9:30am at Enfield Elementary on 2/28 and every other Thursday through May!

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Running For Office

Join NLI and Trailblazers PAC on Saturday, March 2nd for a workshop that covers the basics of running an effective campaign. Sliding scale fee, please register in advance.

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Last updated February 18, 2019