Text | iCal | RSS

Events

Lansing Annual Spaghetti Supper
Export

Lansing Annual Spaghetti Supper

Friday, April 28, 2017

Lansing Rural Youth Services youth will be cooking and serving at this supper. Meat and vegetarian options are available.  All proceeds support Lansing Rural Youth Services programs. Cost is $8/adults,$4/children 14 and under or $20/family.   This is a smoke-free and alcoho...

Read More »

Financial Recovery
Export

Financial Recovery

Saturday, April 29, 2017

This workshop covers how to recover financially and rebuild credit after experiencing a financial setback. During the workshop, participants will learn to: Assess their current financial situationIdentify ways to increase income and decrease and prioritize expensesDevelop a financial recovery pla...

Read More »

Energy Smart Community / Town of Lansing
Export

Energy Smart Community / Town of Lansing

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Smart meters and online tools can give you more ways to understand and manage your energy use.  In June, NYSEG’s Energy Smart Community program will begin installing 12,400 smart meters in Tompkins County.  CCE-Tompkins is partnering with NYSEG to hold public meetings in areas wher...

Read More »

Why Do You Parent The Way You Do? - Ithaca
Export

Why Do You Parent The Way You Do? - Ithaca

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Many factors influence our children and how we parent. Every family, every child is different and unique. Why do we do what we do? Why do we make the decisions we make?  Come together with others to share information and discuss issues that directly influence parenting and family life ...

Read More »

Energy Smart Community / Village of Lansing
Export

Energy Smart Community / Village of Lansing

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Smart meters and online monitoring tools can give you more ways to understand and manage your energy use. In June, NYSEG’s Energy Smart Community program will begin installing 12,400 smart meters in Tompkins County. CCE-Tompkins is partnering with NYSEG to offer public meetings in areas where s...

Read More »

Board of Directors Meeting
Export

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, May 4, 2017

The CCE-Tompkins Board of Directors usually meets on the first Thursday of the month at the Cooperative Extension Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue in Ithaca . Meetings begin at 5:00pm and typically end by 7:00pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Note: November meeting coincides wit...

Read More »

Go Solar Tompkins / Brooktondale
Export

Go Solar Tompkins / Brooktondale

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Have you thought about going solar but don't know where to start? Do you have a question you want to ask an installer but don't know who to talk to? Did you hear that getting solar through the Go Solar Tompkins campaign can save you 10% or more, and want to learn more? Join us for this F...

Read More »

Tough Turtle Adventure Race
Export

Tough Turtle Adventure Race

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Challenge yourself at this year’s Tough Turtle adventure obstacle race, a 5-10K designed to push your body, challenge your wit, and deliver the mud. Climb, sprint, crawl and slide through the course along the Cayuga Waterfront and Black Diamond Trails on the south shore of Cayuga Lake. Al...

Read More »

Parents Apart®
Export

Parents Apart®

Monday, May 8, 2017

Parents Apart® is a six-hour workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce. The workshop is taught by therapists and attorneys and focuses on how children react emotionally to their parents' separation or divorce, and what pa...

Read More »

Native Plants for Bird Habitat
Export

Native Plants for Bird Habitat

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Native plants play an important role in supporting healthy ecosystems. Join Master Gardener volunteers Mary Squyres and Mary Kirkwyland for this class on how to choose native plants that will support birds best, and are appropriate for your garden. Also learn some online resources to help you c...

Read More »

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities
Export

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

Thursday, May 11, 2017

In this Consumer Issues Program, NY State Assistant Attorney General, Michael Danaher, will discuss issues surrounding leases, how security deposits are managed, when and how evictions occur, what to do about needed repairs, and how to avoid or resolve tenant-landlord disputes. Informati...

Read More »

Energy Smart Community / Ithaca Town Hall
Export

Energy Smart Community / Ithaca Town Hall

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Smart meters and online tools can give you more ways to understand and manage your energy use. In June, NYSEG’s Energy Smart Community program will begin installing 12,400 smart meters in Tompkins County. CCE-Tompkins is partnering with NYSEG to hold public meetings in areas where smart meters ...

Read More »

Farm To Plate Conference
Export

Farm To Plate Conference

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Registration is now open for the Finger Lakes Farm to Plate Conference: Uniting to Create, Educate, and Celebrate a Sustainable and Equitable Local Food System . Taking place on May 11-13, 2017 in Ithaca, NY, the “Farm to Plate” conference was originally conceptualized by Damon Brangma...

Read More »

Farm To Plate Conference
Export

Farm To Plate Conference

Friday, May 12, 2017

Registration is now open for the Finger Lakes Farm to Plate Conference: Uniting to Create, Educate, and Celebrate a Sustainable and Equitable Local Food System . Taking place on May 11-13, 2017 in Ithaca, NY, the “Farm to Plate” conference was originally conceptualized by Damon Brangma...

Read More »

Farm To Plate Conference
Export

Farm To Plate Conference

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Registration is now open for the Finger Lakes Farm to Plate Conference: Uniting to Create, Educate, and Celebrate a Sustainable and Equitable Local Food System . Taking place on May 11-13, 2017 in Ithaca, NY, the “Farm to Plate” conference was originally conceptualized by Damon Brangma...

Read More »

Keep It Safe
Export

Keep It Safe

Saturday, May 13, 2017

The FREE "Keep It Safe" workshop will cover ways you can protect your finances and identity.  During the workshop, participants will learn to: Recognize how federal deposit insurance protects depositsRecognize how to guard against identity theftRecognize how to prevent elder financial abuse...

Read More »

Energy Smart Community / Etna
Export

Energy Smart Community / Etna

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Smart meters and online tools can give you more ways to understand and manage your energy use. In June, NYSEG’s Energy Smart Community program will begin installing 12,400 smart meters in Tompkins County. CCE-Tompkins is partnering with NYSEG to hold public meetings in areas where smart meters ...

Read More »

Bike To Work & School Day 2017
Export

Bike To Work & School Day 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Join hundreds of people in Tompkins County biking to work for National Bike to Work and School Day on Friday May 19th, 2017. Enjoy FREE breakfast and giveaways at any of several locations around Tompkins County and on Cornell Campus from 7am -10am.

Read More »

4-H Kritter Kamp
Export

4-H Kritter Kamp

Friday, May 19, 2017

Youth aged 9 to 13 who have an interest in but little experience with animals are invited to register for the annual "4-H Kritter Kamp", hosted by the Tompkins County 4-H program on Friday and Saturday, May 19-20 at 4-H Acres, 418 Lower Creek Road in Ithaca.On Friday evening, "Kritter Kamp" parti...

Read More »

Energy Smart Community / Ithaca
Export

Energy Smart Community / Ithaca

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Smart meters and online tools can give you more ways to understand and manage your energy use. In June, NYSEG’s Energy Smart Community program will begin installing 12,400 smart meters in Tompkins County. CCE-Tompkins is partnering with NYSEG to hold public meetings in areas where smart meters wi...

Read More »

Spring Garden Fair & Plant Sale
Export

Spring Garden Fair & Plant Sale

Saturday, May 20, 2017

At least 45 area growers and gardening groups will take part in the 2014 Spring Garden Fair & Plant Sale, to be held at Ithaca High School on Saturday, May 17th from 9AM to 2PM.

Read More »

4-H Kritter Kamp
Export

4-H Kritter Kamp

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Youth aged 9 to 13 who have an interest in but little experience with animals are invited to register for the annual "4-H Kritter Kamp", hosted by the Tompkins County 4-H program on Friday and Saturday, May 19-20 at 4-H Acres, 418 Lower Creek Road in Ithaca.On Friday evening, "Kritter Kamp" parti...

Read More »

Go Solar Tompkins / Cass Park Ithaca
Export

Go Solar Tompkins / Cass Park Ithaca

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Have you thought about going solar but don't know where to start? Do you have a question you want to ask an installer but don't who to talk to? Did you hear that getting solar through the Go Solar Tompkins campaign can save you 10% or more, and want to learn more? Join us for this FREE w...

Read More »

Energy Smart Community / Groton
Export

Energy Smart Community / Groton

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Smart meters and online tools can give you more ways to understand and manage your energy use. In June, NYSEG’s Energy Smart Community program will begin installing 12,400 smart meters in Tompkins County. CCE-Tompkins is partnering with NYSEG to hold public meetings in areas where smart meters wi...

Read More »

Energy Smart Community / Cayuga Heights
Export

Energy Smart Community / Cayuga Heights

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Smart meters and online tools can give you more ways to understand and manage your energy use. In June, NYSEG’s Energy Smart Community program will begin installing 12,400 smart meters in Tompkins County. CCE-Tompkins is partnering with NYSEG to hold public meetings in areas where smart meters wi...

Read More »

Rainwater Harvesting
Export

Rainwater Harvesting

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Learn how to set up your own rainwater harvesting system to conserve water and be ready for the next drought! Sean Dembrosky will give a slide presentation on how his nursery, Edible Acres, has thrived by using harvested rainwater during this year’s drought. Topics covered will include sourc...

Read More »

Money Smart Seniors
Export

Money Smart Seniors

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Our FREE class, "Money Smart for Older Adults" raises awareness among older adults and their caregivers on how to prevent elder financial exploitation and to encourage advance planning and informed financial decision-making.  After the workshop the participants will be better able ...

Read More »

Board of Directors Meeting
Export

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, June 1, 2017

The CCE-Tompkins Board of Directors usually meets on the first Thursday of the month at the Cooperative Extension Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue in Ithaca . Meetings begin at 5:00pm and typically end by 7:00pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Note: November meeting coincides wit...

Read More »

Being a Wise Consumer in the Utility Market
Export

Being a Wise Consumer in the Utility Market

Thursday, June 8, 2017

In this month's Consumer Issues Program, "Being a Wise Consumer in the Utility Market", Mike Danaher, New York State Assistant Attorney General, will share information on how consumers can protect themselves from problems and what to do if a problem occurs. Issues to be covered include ...

Read More »

Parents Apart®
Export

Parents Apart®

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Parents Apart® is a six-hour workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce. The workshop is taught by therapists and attorneys and focuses on how children react emotionally to their parents' separation or divorce, and what pa...

Read More »

Board of Directors Meeting
Export

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, July 6, 2017

The CCE-Tompkins Board of Directors usually meets on the first Thursday of the month at the Cooperative Extension Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue in Ithaca . Meetings begin at 5:00pm and typically end by 7:00pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Note: November meeting coincides wit...

Read More »

Parents Apart®
Export

Parents Apart®

Monday, July 10, 2017

Parents Apart® is a six-hour workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce. The workshop is taught by therapists and attorneys and focuses on how children react emotionally to their parents' separation or divorce, and what pa...

Read More »

Update on Consumer Frauds & Scams
Export

Update on Consumer Frauds & Scams

Thursday, July 13, 2017

In this Consumer Issues Program, NY State Assistant Attorney General, Michael Danaher, will discuss current consumer frauds and scams, the warning signs, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you become a victim.Following the presentation, members of the public have the opportunity to ...

Read More »

Board of Directors Meeting
Export

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, August 3, 2017

The CCE-Tompkins Board of Directors usually meets on the first Thursday of the month at the Cooperative Extension Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue in Ithaca . Meetings begin at 5:00pm and typically end by 7:00pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Note: November meeting coincides wit...

Read More »

Avoiding & Resolving Problems with Car Purchases & Repairs
Export

Avoiding & Resolving Problems with Car Purchases & Repairs

Thursday, August 10, 2017

In this Consumer Issues Program, a NY State Attorney General's Office representative will make a brief presentation, then consult with individuals on unresolved consumer problems until 1:00 pm. Free and open to the public. No appointment is needed. Following the presentation, members of the publi...

Read More »

Parents Apart®
Export

Parents Apart®

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Parents Apart® is a six-hour workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce. The workshop is taught by therapists and attorneys and focuses on how children react emotionally to their parents' separation or divorce, and what pa...

Read More »

Board of Directors Meeting
Export

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, September 7, 2017

The CCE-Tompkins Board of Directors usually meets on the first Thursday of the month at the Cooperative Extension Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue in Ithaca . Meetings begin at 5:00pm and typically end by 7:00pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Note: November meeting coincides wit...

Read More »

Parents Apart®
Export

Parents Apart®

Monday, September 11, 2017

Parents Apart® is a six-hour workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce. The workshop is taught by therapists and attorneys and focuses on how children react emotionally to their parents' separation or divorce, and what pa...

Read More »

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities
Export

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

Thursday, September 14, 2017

In this Consumer Issues Program, NY State Assistant Attorney General, Michael Danaher, will discuss issues surrounding leases, how security deposits are managed, when and how evictions occur, what to do about needed repairs, and how to avoid or resolve tenant-landlord disputes. Informati...

Read More »

Board of Directors Meeting
Export

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, October 5, 2017

The CCE-Tompkins Board of Directors usually meets on the first Thursday of the month at the Cooperative Extension Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue in Ithaca . Meetings begin at 5:00pm and typically end by 7:00pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Note: November meeting coincides wit...

Read More »

Consumer's Rights & Responsibilities in the Marketplace
Export

Consumer's Rights & Responsibilities in the Marketplace

Thursday, October 12, 2017

In this Consumer Issues Program, NYS Assistant Attorney General Mike Danaher will discuss ways consumers can be more informed when they make their purchasing decisions. The public is invited to learn how to avoid consumer problems and what to do if a problem occurs.Following the presentation, mem...

Read More »

Parents Apart®
Export

Parents Apart®

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Parents Apart® is a six-hour workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce. The workshop is taught by therapists and attorneys and focuses on how children react emotionally to their parents' separation or divorce, and what pa...

Read More »

Board of Directors Meeting
Export

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, November 2, 2017

The CCE-Tompkins Board of Directors usually meets on the first Thursday of the month at the Cooperative Extension Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue in Ithaca . Meetings begin at 5:00pm and typically end by 7:00pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Note: November meeting coincides wit...

Read More »

Parents Apart®
Export

Parents Apart®

Monday, November 6, 2017

Parents Apart® is a six-hour workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce. The workshop is taught by therapists and attorneys and focuses on how children react emotionally to their parents' separation or divorce, and what pa...

Read More »

Charitable Giving Update
Export

Charitable Giving Update

Thursday, November 9, 2017

In this Consumer Issues Program, NY State Assistant Attorney General Michael Danaher will make a presentation on charitable giving, scams, and things to consider when making donations.Following the presentation, members of the public have the opportunity to consult individually with Attorney Dana...

Read More »

Parents Apart®
Export

Parents Apart®

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Parents Apart® is a six-hour workshop for parents who want to learn how to help their child(ren) adjust during their separation or divorce. The workshop is taught by therapists and attorneys and focuses on how children react emotionally to their parents' separation or divorce, and what pa...

Read More »

Avoiding Consumer Problems on the Internet
Export

Avoiding Consumer Problems on the Internet

Thursday, December 14, 2017

In this Consumer Issues program, Mike Danaher, NYS Assistant Attorney General, will explore ways for consumers to protect their identity, financial accounts, and personal information, and what they can do to resolve problems should they occur.Following the presentation, members of the pub...

Read More »