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Leveraging the Power of Diverse Teams
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Leveraging the Power of Diverse Teams

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Become an Inclusive Leader. Learn a framework and practical tools for leveraging the power of diverse teams and strengthening organizational decision-making.

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Why Do You Parent the Way You Do? (Groton)
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Why Do You Parent the Way You Do? (Groton)

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

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 in th...

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Community Energy Conversations
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Community Energy Conversations

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

FREE! Learn how your family can spend less on your energy bill, lower your energy use, support the switch to renewable sources, and be more comfortable in your home.Every 4th Wednesday of the month join us for a discussion to learn more about what smart meters do, a new time-based pricing o...

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Parenting: The Hardest Job in the World (Enfield)
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Parenting: The Hardest Job in the World (Enfield)

Thursday, October 25, 2018

This FREE 8-class workshop led by Zach Sims & Kelsey Pudney will help you learn how to talk with your child (of any age) using the five communication skills: Encouragement, Can-Do, Shared Decision Making, Self-Control, and Respecting Feelings. Share your strengths with other parents/guardians, an...

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Fall Propagation of Fruit and Nut Trees
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Fall Propagation of Fruit and Nut Trees

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Start planning your edible food forest this fall! Sean Dembrosky of Edible Acres will demonstrate techniques for propagating edible tree species, such as stratifying seeds of a variety of fruit and nut trees and striking cuttings from fruit bushes. Participants will be able to take home seeds and...

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Why Do You Parent the Way You Do? (Groton)
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Why Do You Parent the Way You Do? (Groton)

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

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 in th...

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Chipotle Fundraiser for Urban 4-H
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Chipotle Fundraiser for Urban 4-H

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Join us at Chipotle at 740 S Meadow St Ste 100 in Ithaca on Tuesday, October 30th from 4:00pm to 8:00pm. Bring in this flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 33% of the proceeds will be donated to CCE of Tompkins County 4-H Ur...

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Grant Workshop for Farmers
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Grant Workshop for Farmers

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Area farmers are invited to attend this workshop to learn about grants for farm businesses. At this meeting we will discuss the following grant opportunities: SARE Farmer Grants for on-farm research projectsThe NYS New Farmer Grant (for new ag businesses generating at least $10,000 and oper...

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Community Café Host Training
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Community Café Host Training

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

 Learn how to host a successful Community Café, and become a leader for stronger families in our community. This facilitated training is based on World Café principles, now being used in Community Cafés held across Tompkins County.  All are welcome! Bring a friend or two from your c...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, November 1, 2018

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...

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Pasta Party for Tburg RYS
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Pasta Party for Tburg RYS

Friday, November 2, 2018

Trumansburg/Ulysses Rural Youth Services program will host this "Pasta Party" fundraiser.  Meal includes pasta & sauce, salad, garlic bread and a dessert with live music by the Notorious String Busters!  Meat, Vegetarian, and Gluten-free options are available. Proceeds support...

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Urban 4-H Fundraiser @ Panera Bread
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Urban 4-H Fundraiser @ Panera Bread

Friday, November 2, 2018

Help support the Urban 4-H Program while you enjoy a meal at Panera Bread in Ithaca.  Bring this flyer or show an electronic version to the cashier when you place your order and Panera will donate a portion of the proceeds from your purchase to the Urban 4-H program.  Ordering Onli...

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Charitable Giving Update
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Charitable Giving Update

Thursday, November 8, 2018

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...

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6th Annual Nut Bonanza & Tree Sale
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6th Annual Nut Bonanza & Tree Sale

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Taste freshly harvested American persimmons, acorns, chestnuts, hickory nuts, butternuts, hazelnuts, and black walnuts at the Nut Bonanza on Saturday November 12, held at Twisted Tree Farm in Spencer.

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CLOSED for Veteran's Day
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CLOSED for Veteran's Day

Monday, November 12, 2018

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.

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Parents Apart®
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Parents Apart®

Monday, November 12, 2018

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...

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Tompkins County Coalition for Families
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Tompkins County Coalition for Families

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Join with parents, volunteers and agency staff members to strengthen our community for children, youth and families! Monthly meetings focus on creating family-centered services, enhancing collaboration, and exploring policy issues. All are welcome! 8:30-9:30am Coalition Meeting 9:30-...

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Treasure Hunt on the Reuse Trail
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Treasure Hunt on the Reuse Trail

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Take a stroll on the Reuse Trail during October 15 - November 15, solve a puzzle, and enter a raffle to win prizes of $50, $100, $150, and $200 in gift cards from participating stores. Free and no purchase necessary. Solve the bonus question to win a custom prize from Pirate Perl of Pastimes... F...

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Bokashi Composting Workshop
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Bokashi Composting Workshop

Saturday, November 17, 2018

This Japanese composting technique involves natural fermentation and offers a way for people to manage food scraps. The liquid produced can be used to water houseplants while the food scraps are pre-digested, and can then be composted or buried in the soil to finish. Join local bokashi enth...

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Press Bay Holiday Market
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Press Bay Holiday Market

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Come on down to Press Bay Alley to beat the crowds at the grocery stores and stock up on all of the supplies you'll need for a delicious, seasonal, and locally-sourced holiday feast. This market will feature local farmers and food producers selling everything you need for a celebration...

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CLOSED for Thanksgiving
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CLOSED for Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 22, 2018

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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CLOSED for Thanksgiving
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CLOSED for Thanksgiving

Friday, November 23, 2018

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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PS-It Works! Training
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PS-It Works! Training

Monday, November 26, 2018

This two-day Parenting Skills / Strength-based Communication Skills training will help prepare professionals to conduct or make referrals to the Parenting Skills Workshop Series©, reinforce use of the five communication skills with clients, conduct the Parenting Skills for Literacy Series,...

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PS-It Works! Training
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PS-It Works! Training

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

This two-day Parenting Skills / Strength-based Communication Skills training will help prepare professionals to conduct or make referrals to the Parenting Skills Workshop Series©, reinforce use of the five communication skills with clients, conduct the Parenting Skills for Literacy Series,...

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Community Energy Conversations
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Community Energy Conversations

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

FREE! Learn how your family can spend less on your energy bill, lower your energy use, support the switch to renewable sources, and be more comfortable in your home.Every 4th Wednesday of the month join us for a discussion to learn more about what smart meters do, a new time-based pricing o...

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AARP Smart Driver 2-Day Class
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AARP Smart Driver 2-Day Class

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Way2Go, in partnership with AARP, offers the nationally recognized 2-day AARP Smart Driver Workshop. The course is designed to meet the needs of older drivers, but it is suitable for drivers of all ages and is open to the general public.  This class is offered over 2 DAYS...

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Getting Started With Nut Trees
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Getting Started With Nut Trees

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Nut trees can provide highly nutritious food for centuries. Local nuts can be used for anything from holiday snacks to staples like flour, oil, and butters. This class, taught by experienced nut growers Brian Caldwell and Akiva Silver, will provide information on growing nut trees in a changing c...

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AARP Smart Driver 2-Day Class
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AARP Smart Driver 2-Day Class

Friday, November 30, 2018

Way2Go, in partnership with AARP, offers the nationally recognized 2-day AARP Smart Driver Workshop. The course is designed to meet the needs of older drivers, but it is suitable for drivers of all ages and is open to the general public.  This class is offered over 2 DAYS...

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Evergreen Wreath Making
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Evergreen Wreath Making

Friday, December 7, 2018

Make a beautiful evergreen wreath to decorate your home for the holidays! Fresh-cut greens, ring, wires, and ribbons are supplied. Bring any special decorating materials you would like to use to personalize your wreath. Wear casual clothes and bring pruning shears and gloves. Space is li...

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Evergreen Wreath Making
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Evergreen Wreath Making

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Make a beautiful evergreen wreath to decorate your home for the holidays! Fresh-cut greens, ring, wires, and ribbons are supplied. Bring any special decorating materials you would like to use to personalize your wreath. Wear casual clothes and bring pruning shears and gloves. Space is li...

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Avoiding Consumer Problems on the Internet
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Avoiding Consumer Problems on the Internet

Thursday, December 13, 2018

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...

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Parents Apart®
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Parents Apart®

Saturday, December 15, 2018

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...

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Tompkins County Coalition for Families
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Tompkins County Coalition for Families

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Join with parents, volunteers and agency staff members to strengthen our community for children, youth and families! Monthly meetings focus on creating family-centered services, enhancing collaboration, and exploring policy issues. All are welcome! 8:30-9:30am Coalition Meeting 9:30-...

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CLOSED for the Holidays
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CLOSED for the Holidays

Monday, December 24, 2018

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County will be closed for the Holidays.

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CLOSED for the Holidays
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CLOSED for the Holidays

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County will be closed for the Holidays.

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