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CANCELLED: Don't Get Ticked NY

Sunday, March 29, 2020

CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS.Come learn about the habitat, biology, identification, and control of tick species found in our area. Learn how to monitor your yard for high-density tick populations and how to reduce their occurrence. We will also cover some of the basics about what to do ...

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2020 Seed Money For The Future

Sunday, March 29, 2020

In connection with the retirement of Monika Roth, Agriculture Program Leader, in 2018 after 40 years of extension programming, the SEED MONEY FOR THE FUTURE fund was established to continue her legacy of innovative agriculture and horticulture programming at Cornell Cooperative Extension ...

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CANCELLED: Community Beautification Trainings

Monday, March 30, 2020

BOTH TRAININGS CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS.The Beautification Brigade takes care of public flower plantings in Ithaca. Have fun, learn gardening techniques, and help keep Ithaca gorgeous.  No experience required. Free dinner provided at the trainings. FREE and open to anyone ...

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Kaela Klapan and Chloe Boutelle with the Farm to School banner

CANCELLED Harvest of the Month Cooking Class

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

DUE TO CONCERNS REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.Youth in 3rd to 5th Grade from SNAP-eligible families are invited to attend our free Harvest of the Month Cooking Classes featuring Harvest of the Month recipes that they've enjoyed at school, with farm-fresh local and regio...

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ZOOM VIRTUAL CLASS: Seed Starting 101

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

We can't offer this class in-person due to coronavirus concerns, so we're moving it online and offering it through ZOOM. After you register, you'll get a link to the online class. Grow everything from artichokes to zucchini from seed at home. Save money and enjoy the miraculous process of see...

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Bee House

RESCHEDULED: Make a Bee Hotel for Native Pollinators

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

RESCHEDULED TO JUNE DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS.  PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES.Help increase populations of native bees in your yard and garden with a handmade bee hotel! Native solitary bees, like mason bees and leafcutter bees, are gentle, easy to raise, and are as important for pollinating ...

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Looking north along St. Andrew's Road (Orange County Route 85) from NY 52 east of Walden, NY, USA after Hurricane Irene led to nearby Tin Brook flooding, 28 August 2011.

POSTPONED: Caroline Climate Vulnerability Assessment Workshop

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

The Caroline Climate Vulnerability Assessment Workshop is officially is postponed until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead we will schedule a Zoom meeting in the week of April 7th, please complete the Doodle Poll below to help us identify the most convenient date.We want to...

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CCE-Tompkins Education Center (Ithaca, NY)

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, April 2, 2020

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: January meeting is generally tr...

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Youth participants examine a house cat during the 4-H Animals & Medicine program, 2009

CANCELLED: Animals & Medicine Program

Friday, April 3, 2020

DUE TO CONCERNS REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.Youth in grades 9-12 are invited to explore veterinary medicine through this five-week, mini-course for those with a sincere interest in biology, medicine and animals. Each session is taught by a different team of Cornell v...

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Climate wise gardening fair 2020

CANCELLED: Climate Wise Gardening: An Earthkeeping Fair

Saturday, April 4, 2020

CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERN.  Everyone with a garden or yard can be “climate wise” by adopting practices that protect the earth and support wildlife. Hands-on activities and displays will show how the ecosystem works and how soil, microorganisms, and plants capture carbon. Together,...

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CANCELLED: AARP Smart Driver 2-Day Class

Monday, April 6, 2020

 DUE TO CONCERNS REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLEDWay2Go, 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 ...

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common hackberry (Celtis occidentalis) L. used as a street tree in a 6-8 foot tree lawn

Tree Selection & Plant Care - Citizen Pruner Training #1

Monday, April 6, 2020

Each spring, CCE-Tompkins offers a 3-part training series for individuals who wish to become Citizen Pruner Volunteers AND for members of the general public  who just want to know more about trees and how to care for them.  Classes cover pruning of trees and shrubs in a 3 p...

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AARP Driver Safety logo

CANCELLED: AARP Smart Driver 2-Day Class

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

 DUE TO CONCERNS REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLEDWay2Go, 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 ...

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vegetable garden leeks chard cabbage greens wattle fence boxwood grapes potager

ZOOM VIRTUAL CLASS: Make Your Veggie Garden Beautiful

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Up Your Vegetable Gardening Game: Pointers on Making it Pretty! You've learned how to make your vegetable garden bountiful…now make it beautiful too! Join Master Gardener, Teresa Craighead, as she covers: flowers for in and around the vegetable garden, things to consider when introducing veg...

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Mother playing with infant, for use with "Why do you parent the way you do" classes

Why Do You Parent The Way You Do? (Ithaca)

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

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 ...

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Photo of Mike Danaher, NYS Assistant Attorney General, leads a monthly Consumer Issues program at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County.

Home Improvement Scams

Thursday, April 9, 2020

In this Consumer Issues Program, Mike Danaher, Consumer Fraud Attorney from the New York State Attorney General's Office, will present information on what typical home improvement scams look like, how to avoid them, and what to do if they happen to you. The public is invited to attend this free p...

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child between two parents; image used on Parents Apart class for parents in separation / divorce

Parents Apart®

Saturday, April 11, 2020

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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ZOOM VIRTUAL CLASS: Propagating and Growing Culinary Herbs

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

THE IN-PERSON CLASS IS CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS, BUT WE'RE MOVING ALL OUR CLASSES TO A ZOOM PLATFORM. AFTER YOU REGISTER, YOU'LL GET A LINK TO THE ONLINE CLASS.Come join farmer Karma Glos of Kingbird Farm to learn how to grow culinary herbs in your home garden or farmstead. Karma wi...

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Mother playing with infant, for use with "Why do you parent the way you do" classes

Why Do You Parent The Way You Do? (Ithaca)

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

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 ...

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Cultivating Inclusive Leadership: Fostering Engagement, Unleashing Innovation and Building Talent

Thursday, April 16, 2020

The Cultivating Inclusive Leadership workshops teach frameworks, skills and practical tools to build engagement, support diverse leadership, and leverage the power of diverse teams

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CANCELLED: Healthy Food For All Cooking Series

Friday, April 17, 2020

MARCH CLASS IS CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR THE STATUS OF 4/17 CLASS.This class was designed to support members of the community who are purchasing local, seasonal produce. Shopping at the farmers market and through a CSA supports local farmers, healthy soils...

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making a pruning cut with hand pruners

Tree Pruning - Citizen Pruner Training #2

Monday, April 20, 2020

Each spring, CCE-Tompkins offers a 3-part training series for individuals who wish to become Citizen Pruner Volunteers AND for members of the general public  who just want to know more about trees and how to care for them.  Classes cover pruning of trees and shrubs in a 3 p...

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Van Sickle Garden.

Right Plant, Right Place

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Do you ever see beautiful plants at the nursery but have no idea where to put them in your yard? Or perhaps you have a sweet little spot but don't know what plants to fill it with? Well, the Master Gardeners have the answers to all your questions. Come to "Right Plant, Right Place," just in time ...

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Supper Club for new & expecting parents, photos of healthy foods

Supper Club for New & Expecting Parents

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Join Tina Snyder, nutrition educator and certified lactation counselor, for 5 evenings of cooking and eating together and sharing healthy eating and successful breastfeeding tips.  Take home freezer ready meals every week.  This series is offered at no charge, and is funded specifi...

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plate of spaghetti and sauce, with basil leaf garnish

POSTPONED: Lansing Annual Spaghetti Supper

Friday, April 24, 2020

POSTPONED DUE TO CORNOAVIRUS - DATE TO BE DETERMINED! 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 $...

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Rubber ducks going over Cascadilla Falls in the 4-H Duck Race, 2008.

Duck Drop

Sunday, April 26, 2020

DUCKS DROP AT 2PM into Cascadilla Falls, at Cornell Botanic Gardens Cascadilla Gorge Trail. Enter the natural area at Tremen Triangle, located at the intersection of University Avenue and Linn Street in downtown Ithaca. See map below for details! Follow the ducks down Cascadilla Street as ...

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Master Composter display booth

Compost Fair & 4-H Duck Race

Sunday, April 26, 2020

Celebrate spring's arrival by stopping by the Compost Fair for a guaranteed good time! The Compost Fair is held in conjunction with the 4-H Duck Race. And this year, for the first time, we are partnering with Streets Alive! as they hold their event nearby. It is our hope that people can ...

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2008 4-H Rubber Duck Race, Ithaca NY

4-H Duck Race

Sunday, April 26, 2020

4-H Duck Race Join us to watch 3000 bright yellow rubber ducks tumble over the Cascadilla Creek falls at the Cornell Botanic Gardens Cascadilla Gorge Trail then bob down the creek  in a frantic and fabulous race to raise funds for 4-H programs in Tompkins County.   The race b...

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Redtwig Dogwood shrubs provide winter interest at Sign Triangle.

Shrub Pruning - Citizen Pruner Training #3

Monday, April 27, 2020

Each spring, CCE-Tompkins offers a 3-part training series for individuals who wish to become Citizen Pruner Volunteers AND for members of the general public  who just want to know more about trees and how to care for them.  Classes cover pruning of trees and shrubs in a 3 p...

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Zinnias flowers red yellow blooming at Purity Point Summer 2019 route 13 Community Beautification

Growing Cut Flowers

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

What a joyful privilege to bring colorful blooms inside! Join us to learn about annual flower varieties that are easy to grow in your home garden and lend themselves to making beautiful arrangements. Each student will go home with seeds. 

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Supper Club for new & expecting parents, photos of healthy foods

Supper Club for New & Expecting Parents

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Join Tina Snyder, nutrition educator and certified lactation counselor, for 5 evenings of cooking and eating together and sharing healthy eating and successful breastfeeding tips.  Take home freezer ready meals every week.  This series is offered at no charge, and is funded specifi...

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Stewart Park, Ithaca NY

Tree ID Walk and Pruning Demo - Citizen Pruner Program Training #4

Monday, May 4, 2020

This final class for the pruning series allows participants to familiarize themselves with common trees in Ithaca and see spring pruning in action! Join CCE and the Citizen Pruner Program for a delightful walk outside to view various species of trees and shrubs.  These classes are free to Ci...

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Kaela Klapan and Chloe Boutelle with the Farm to School banner

CANCELLED Harvest of the Month Cooking Class

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

DUE TO CONCERNS REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.Youth in 3rd to 5th Grade from SNAP-eligible families are invited to attend our free Harvest of the Month Cooking Classes featuring Harvest of the Month recipes that they've enjoyed at school, with farm-fresh local and regio...

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red clover (Trifolium pratense) L.; cover crop

No-Till Gardening Techniques

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Reducing tillage in your garden helps preserve soil structure and also reduces the number of weed seeds that germinate each year. This helps improve your soil while also reducing the chore of weeding. At this hands-on class, participants will learn a variety of no-dig techniques, including broad ...

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Supper Club for new & expecting parents, photos of healthy foods

Supper Club for New & Expecting Parents

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Join Tina Snyder, nutrition educator and certified lactation counselor, for 5 evenings of cooking and eating together and sharing healthy eating and successful breastfeeding tips.  Take home freezer ready meals every week.  This series is offered at no charge, and is funded specifi...

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CCE-Tompkins Education Center (Ithaca, NY)

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, May 7, 2020

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: January meeting is generally tr...

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child between two parents; image used on Parents Apart class for parents in separation / divorce

Parents Apart®

Monday, May 11, 2020

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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Der Rosenmeister Gardens

Sustainable Rose Care

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Roses are often considered a difficult group of plants to grow. But with the right selection, roses can be a joy to have in your garden and do not take a lot of work.Learn about the "easy care" roses that not only survive but flourish in the Finger Lakes. Proper care of these roses will also be d...

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Asst. Attorney General Mike Danaher makes a presentation in May 2016.

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

Thursday, May 14, 2020

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...

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Supper Club for new & expecting parents, photos of healthy foods

Supper Club for New & Expecting Parents

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Join Tina Snyder, nutrition educator and certified lactation counselor, for 5 evenings of cooking and eating together and sharing healthy eating and successful breastfeeding tips.  Take home freezer ready meals every week.  This series is offered at no charge, and is funded specifi...

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2017 Master Gardener Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale, Ithaca NY

Spring Garden Fair & Plant Sale

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Cooperative Extension Master Gardener volunteers, an estimated 40 area growers, and other garden groups offer perennials, specialty plants and gardening advice. You will find organically grown vegetable transplants and heirloom varieties, a huge variety of annuals, herbs and many special...

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Raspberries

Small Fruits for Home Gardens

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Small fruits are ideal fruits to grow if you are short on space and time. Currants, gooseberries and jostaberries should be ripe in the CCE gardens, if so we will do some tasting of these lesser-known fruits. We will also explore more common fruits such as raspberries, strawberries, blac...

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Supper Club for new & expecting parents, photos of healthy foods

Supper Club for New & Expecting Parents

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Join Tina Snyder, nutrition educator and certified lactation counselor, for 5 evenings of cooking and eating together and sharing healthy eating and successful breastfeeding tips.  Take home freezer ready meals every week.  This series is offered at no charge, and is funded specifi...

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CLOSED for Memorial Day

Monday, May 25, 2020

Cornell Cooperative Extension offices will be closed in observance of the federal Memorial Day holiday.

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Commons planters

Creative Container Gardening

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Learn how to combine perennials, annuals, herbs and edibles into containers from the leader of the Community Beautification Program, Martha Gioumousis who creates, designs, and plants the beautiful containers throughout Ithaca including those on the Ithaca Commons. No gardening...

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Supper Club for new & expecting parents, photos of healthy foods

Supper Club for New & Expecting Parents

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Join Tina Snyder, nutrition educator and certified lactation counselor, for 5 evenings of cooking and eating together and sharing healthy eating and successful breastfeeding tips.  Take home freezer ready meals every week.  This series is offered at no charge, and is funded specifi...

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Kaela Klapan and Chloe Boutelle with the Farm to School banner

CANCELLED Harvest of the Month Cooking Class

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

DUE TO CONCERNS REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.Youth in 3rd to 5th Grade from SNAP-eligible families are invited to attend our free Harvest of the Month Cooking Classes featuring Harvest of the Month recipes that they've enjoyed at school, with farm-fresh local and regio...

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CCE-Tompkins Education Center (Ithaca, NY)

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, June 4, 2020

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: January meeting is generally tr...

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Asst. Attorney General Mike Danaher makes a presentation in May 2016.

Being a Wise Consumer in the Utility Market

Thursday, June 11, 2020

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 ...

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child between two parents; image used on Parents Apart class for parents in separation / divorce

Parents Apart®

Saturday, June 13, 2020

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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USPS bug stamps

Garden Insect ID & Organic Controls

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Learning to identify the beneficial insects and pests in your garden will help reduce insect damage to your vegetables, fruits and flowers. Participants at this class will learn characteristics of the major insect orders in our region, have an opportunity to try their hand at identifying insects ...

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CCE-Tompkins Education Center (Ithaca, NY)

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, July 2, 2020

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: January meeting is generally tr...

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1908 postcard of a bear lighting fireworks on the 4th of July

CLOSED for Independence Day

Friday, July 3, 2020

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

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Photo of Mike Danaher, NYS Assistant Attorney General, leads a monthly Consumer Issues program at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County.

Update on Consumer Frauds & Scams

Thursday, July 9, 2020

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 ...

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Van Sickle Garden.

Open Days Garden Tours

Saturday, July 11, 2020

The Tompkins County Community Beautification Program coordinates local participation every other year in The Open Days Garden Tours, a national event sponsored by The Garden Conservancy. Admission is $7/person per garden with proceeds split between the two coordinating groups.Our 2020 Open D...

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child between two parents; image used on Parents Apart class for parents in separation / divorce

Parents Apart®

Monday, July 13, 2020

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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Common lambsquarters weed

Garden Weed Identification and Management

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Are you overwhelmed by the weeds in your garden? Come learn to identify and control the top 12 annual weeds in your garden and top 6 perennials. We will go over methods of weed prevention and control without the use of harmful chemicals. Learn which are edible so if you can't get rid of them, at ...

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CCE-Tompkins Education Center (Ithaca, NY)

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, August 6, 2020

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: January meeting is generally tr...

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Van Sickle Garden.

Open Days Garden Tours

Saturday, August 8, 2020

The Tompkins County Community Beautification Program coordinates local participation every other year in The Open Days Garden Tours, a national event sponsored by The Garden Conservancy. Admission is $7/person per garden with proceeds split between the two coordinating groups.Our 2020 Open D...

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The hidden lotus pond is filled with tall, elegant blooms.

Ridenour Lotus Pond and Garden Tour

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Hidden behind this suburban home on Warren Road in Ithaca is a treasure for viewing.Nancy Ridenour’s lotus pond is nestled between beautiful annual and perennial gardens and is filled with lotus blooms.Elegant flower stalks rise above the water’s surface and wave in the breeze.The effect is m...

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Asst. Attorney General Mike Danaher makes a presentation in May 2016.

Avoiding & Resolving Problems with Car Purchases & Repairs

Thursday, August 13, 2020

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. After his presentation, Danaher will consult in...

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child between two parents; image used on Parents Apart class for parents in separation / divorce

Parents Apart®

Saturday, August 15, 2020

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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CCE-Tompkins Education Center (Ithaca, NY)

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, September 3, 2020

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: January meeting is generally tr...

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CLOSED for Labor Day

Monday, September 7, 2020

The CCE-Tompkins Education Center will be closed in observance of the Labor Day federal holiday. Classes and workshops scheduled for our facility on this date will still be held.

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Asst. Attorney General Mike Danaher makes a presentation in May 2016.

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

Thursday, September 10, 2020

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...

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child between two parents; image used on Parents Apart class for parents in separation / divorce

Parents Apart®

Monday, September 14, 2020

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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CCE-Tompkins Education Center (Ithaca, NY)

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, October 1, 2020

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: January meeting is generally tr...

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Asst. Attorney General Mike Danaher makes a presentation in May 2016.

Consumer's Rights & Responsibilities in the Marketplace

Thursday, October 8, 2020

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.After his presentation, Danaher...

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child between two parents; image used on Parents Apart class for parents in separation / divorce

Parents Apart®

Saturday, October 17, 2020

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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CCE-Tompkins Education Center (Ithaca, NY)

Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, November 5, 2020

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: January meeting is generally tr...

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child between two parents; image used on Parents Apart class for parents in separation / divorce

Parents Apart®

Monday, November 9, 2020

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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Star Spangled Banner vintage postcard

CLOSED for Veterans Day

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

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

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Photo of Mike Danaher, NYS Assistant Attorney General, leads a monthly Consumer Issues program at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County.

Charitable Giving Update

Thursday, November 12, 2020

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.After his presentation, Danaher will consult individually with members of the public about specific issues they ...

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Vintage postcard circa 1911 for "Thanksgiving Greetings"

CLOSED for Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 26, 2020

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

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Vintage postcard circa 1911 for "Thanksgiving Greetings"

CLOSED for Thanksgiving

Friday, November 27, 2020

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

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Asst. Attorney General Mike Danaher makes a presentation in May 2016.

Avoiding Consumer Problems on the Internet

Thursday, December 10, 2020

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.After his presentation, Danaher will consult ...

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child between two parents; image used on Parents Apart class for parents in separation / divorce

Parents Apart®

Saturday, December 12, 2020

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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Holiday Greetings from a vintage holiday card

CLOSED for the Holidays

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

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

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Holiday Greetings from a vintage holiday card

CLOSED for the Holidays

Thursday, December 24, 2020

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

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Holiday Greetings from a vintage holiday card

CLOSED for the Holidays

Friday, December 25, 2020

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

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