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Money Matters
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Money Matters

Saturday, January 21, 2017

A workshop on how to manage money by preparing a personal spending plan and identifying ways to decrease spending and increase income.  During the workshop, participants will learn to: List the steps for setting financial goalsTrack daily spending habitsPrepare a spending plan to estimate m...

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Developing Your Farm or Food Business
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Developing Your Farm or Food Business

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

This 5-session Groundswell course is specifically for people in the early stages of developing a farm or food business. Whether you are just launching your business or have been operating a few years and want to become more strategic in how you move forward, expand and increase viability. T...

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Radon Action Event
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Radon Action Event

Thursday, January 26, 2017

January is Radon Action Month! How much do you know about this odorless, colorless, radioactive gas found in rocks and soil? Do you know about the radon - lung cancer connection? How do you test your home? Come to a free 20-minute presentation (at 2 PM and 6 PM) and learn how to perform a home r...

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Radon Action Event
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Radon Action Event

Thursday, January 26, 2017

January is Radon Action Month! How much do you know about this odorless, colorless, radioactive gas found in rocks and soil? Do you know about the radon - lung cancer connection? How do you test your home? Come to a free 20-minute presentation (at 2 PM and 6 PM) and learn how to perform a home r...

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

Thursday, January 26, 2017

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

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Winter Cooking Workshop for PARENTS & KIDS
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Winter Cooking Workshop for PARENTS & KIDS

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Rainbow, cauliflower pizza? Barbequed-style cauliflower? Let's use this nutritious and deliciously versatile vegetable to make some yummy, allergy-friendly winter foods together at this hands-on workshop for PARENTS AND KIDS (5 & up)! We will make simple, fun alternatives that are gluten-free, da...

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Garden Tour Slide Show: Chihuly Glass
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Garden Tour Slide Show: Chihuly Glass

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Join Horticulture Educator Pat Curran for a slide show featuring slides of Dale Chihuly glass sculptures in garden settings!  A colorful tonic to Ithaca’s gray or white winter! Refreshments and socializing follow.Free and open to the public – but a suggested donation of $3 to support CCE...

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Application deadline for 2017 Master Composter training
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Application deadline for 2017 Master Composter training

Monday, January 30, 2017

Help promote responsible composting in Tompkins County as a Master Composter volunteer! Free training involves 20 hours of class time covering composting in depth, and 20 hours of volunteer time (the "practical internship"). After training, Master Composters give back to the community in a ...

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Natural Leaders Nomination Deadline
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Natural Leaders Nomination Deadline

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

The Natural Leaders Initiative (NLI) supports grassroots community members to grow as leaders. NLI participants take part in an 8-session leadership development group, meet other community leaders from diverse backgrounds, and learn ways to engage with community projects or start their own. Chil...

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Why Do You Parent The Way You Do? - Dryden
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Why Do You Parent The Way You Do? - Dryden

Tuesday, January 31, 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 ...

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Backyard Poultry Production
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Backyard Poultry Production

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Raising a backyard flock can be rewarding for egg or meat production, and can be the perfect complement to a home garden, providing manure and bug control. Unlike vegetables, animals take more care and daily attention. This class with Heather Birdsall, CCE livestock educator, will focus on br...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, February 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...

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To Your Credit
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To Your Credit

Saturday, February 4, 2017

This FREE "To Your Credit" workshop covers how to read a credit report, and how to build and/or repair your credit history.During the workshop, participants will learn to: Define creditExplain why credit is importantDescribe the purpose of a credit report and how it is usedOrder a copy of their ...

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Urban Food Gardening
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Urban Food Gardening

Monday, February 6, 2017

Join the movement to raise food anywhere in Ithaca (even in raised beds over cement!).  Starting with existing gardening initiatives, we plan to grow more food for food pantries and for anyone who feels hungry. ANYONE interested in city gardening (from novice - to expert) can be i...

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Why Do You Parent The Way You Do? - Dryden
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Why Do You Parent The Way You Do? - Dryden

Tuesday, February 7, 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 ...

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Scams Targeting Senior Citizens
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Scams Targeting Senior Citizens

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Mike Danaher, New York State Assistant Attorney General, will discuss Scams Targeting Senior Citizens: a presentation about scams and frauds that may affect older adults, including how to recognize and protect yourself and others from becoming a victim. The free presentation will be at 11 AM...

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Parents Apart®
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Parents Apart®

Saturday, February 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...

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Garden Tour Slide Show: Betty Ford Alpine Garden
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Garden Tour Slide Show: Betty Ford Alpine Garden

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Join Horticulture Educator Pat Curran for a slide show featuring slides from the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens in Vail, Colorado! A colorful tonic to Ithaca’s gray or white winter! Refreshments and socializing follow.Free and open to the public – but a suggested donation of $3 to support CCE-T...

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Bokashi Composting Workshop
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Bokashi Composting Workshop

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The bokashi method of handling food scraps involves natural fermentation. This practice originated in Japan and offers a way for people-particularly those living in an urban environment-to manage their food scraps. The liquid produced can be used to water houseplants while the food scraps are pre...

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Seed-to-Supper Volunteer Training
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Seed-to-Supper Volunteer Training

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Are you interested in helping beginning gardeners in your community learn to grow their own vegetables? This five-part training program will prepare Seed to Supper volunteer educators to teach free vegetable gardening classes throughout Tompkins County. Volunteers will gain familiarity with t...

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Tompkins County Coalition for Families
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Tompkins County Coalition for Families

Thursday, February 16, 2017

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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Borrowing Basics
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Borrowing Basics

Saturday, February 18, 2017

This FREE "Borrowing Basics" workshop covers how credit works and helps participants determine if they are ready to apply for credit. During the workshop, participants will learn to: Define credit and loanDistinguish between secured and unsecured loansIdentify three types of loansIdentify the co...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, March 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...

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Garden Tour Slide Show: Chanticleer Garden
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Garden Tour Slide Show: Chanticleer Garden

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Join Horticulture Educator Pat Curran for a slide show featuring photos from Chanticleer Gardens in Wayne, PA! A colorful tonic to Ithaca’s gray or white winter! Refreshments and socializing follow.Free and open to the public – but a suggested donation of $3 to support CCE-Tompkins’ Hortic...

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Overview of the Ins & Outs of Insurances
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Overview of the Ins & Outs of Insurances

Thursday, March 9, 2017

In this Consumer Issues Program, New York State Assistant Attorney General Mike Danaher will discuss insurance related issues. He will explore things consumers should consider when determining insurance needs; what insurance can and cannot do; and what to do if problems occur. The public is invi...

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Farming 101 – Chemung County
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Farming 101 – Chemung County

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Rural landowners considering how to use their land or others thinking about farming are invited to sign up for the Farming 101 workshop being offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension and the Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming. The workshop will provide an overview of what is invol...

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Commercial Production of Chinese Medicinal Herbs
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Commercial Production of Chinese Medicinal Herbs

Monday, March 13, 2017

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. High Falls Foundation has received funding from the New York State Farm Viability Institute to form...

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Parents Apart®
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Parents Apart®

Monday, March 13, 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...

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Fill Your Freezer: Buying Local Meat in Bulk
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Fill Your Freezer: Buying Local Meat in Bulk

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Are you ready to start buying locally-raised meat in bulk? It’s easier and more affordable than you might think, and the benefits are great: know your farmer, know your food, cook and eat with confidence! We will guide you through everything you need to know about researching and contacting fa...

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Gardening for Butterflies & Native Bees
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Gardening for Butterflies & Native Bees

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Choosing the right flowering plants can turn your yard into an oasis for butterflies, bees, and other pollinators. Whether you have sun or shade, clay or sand, dry or wet, there are pollinator-friendly plants that can thrive in your environment. Learn how to provide shelter and food for the...

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Farming 101 - Tioga County
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Farming 101 - Tioga County

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Rural landowners considering how to use their land or others thinking about farming are invited to sign up for the Farming 101 workshop being offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension and the Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming. The workshop will provide an overview of what is invol...

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Charge It Right
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Charge It Right

Saturday, March 18, 2017

This FREE "Charge It Right" workshop covers credit cards, their benefits, how to use them responsibly, and what to do when a credit card is lost or stolen.  During the workshop, participants will learn to: Define creditExplain why credit is importantIdentify the factors creditors look for w...

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Parenting: the Hardest Job in the World  (Dryden)
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Parenting: the Hardest Job in the World (Dryden)

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

This FREE 8-class workshop led by Mary Hicks & Megan Redmond will help you learn how to talk with your child (of any age) using the five communication skills: Encouragement, Can Do, Choices, Self-Control, and Respecting Feelings. Share your strengths with other parents/guardians, and learn eff...

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Getting Started with Vegetable Gardening
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Getting Started with Vegetable Gardening

Friday, March 24, 2017

This class will help the beginning vegetable gardener learn how to site the garden, prepare the soil, start and transplant seeds, and how to choose and use mulch.  We'll also cover gardening in containers, and some easy vegetables to try first!  Please call (607) 272-2292 to pre-registe...

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Spring Worm Composting Class
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Spring Worm Composting Class

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Learn how worms can make fast, rich compost for your garden while disposing of your food scraps. Take home the bin, a starter population of worms, and the knowledge to tend to your new pets. Space is limited. $10 per household. Call Cooperative Extension during businesses hours to registe...

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Community Seed Swap
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Community Seed Swap

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Bring your extra seeds (home-saved or purchased) to share with others and go home with lots of seeds for your spring and summer planting! Learn about seed saving from some of our region’s avid seed savers, and take home seed varieties that you won’t find anywhere else and that are well-adapte...

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Finger Lakes Craft Beverage Conference
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Finger Lakes Craft Beverage Conference

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Do you manage or are you planning to open a brewery, cidery or distillery? The annual Finger Lakes Craft Beverage Conference (FLCBC) is designed for both new and experienced producers and will  provide the information and contacts needed to start a brewery, cidery, or distillery in N...

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Parenting: the Hardest Job in the World  (Dryden)
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Parenting: the Hardest Job in the World (Dryden)

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

This FREE 8-class workshop led by Mary Hicks & Megan Redmond will help you learn how to talk with your child (of any age) using the five communication skills: Encouragement, Can Do, Choices, Self-Control, and Respecting Feelings. Share your strengths with other parents/guardians, and learn eff...

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Finger Lakes Craft Beverage Conference
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Finger Lakes Craft Beverage Conference

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Do you manage or are you planning to open a brewery, cidery or distillery? The annual Finger Lakes Craft Beverage Conference (FLCBC) is designed for both new and experienced producers and will  provide the information and contacts needed to start a brewery, cidery, or distillery in N...

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Community Beautification Trainings
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Community Beautification Trainings

Thursday, March 30, 2017

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 who wishes to volunteer with the program. Contact M...

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Loan To Own
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Loan To Own

Saturday, April 1, 2017

The 'Loan to Own' workshop covers installment loans, including car loans and home equity loans.  During the workshop, participants will learn to:Identify various types of installment loansExplain why installment loans cost less than rent-to-own servicesIdentify the questions to ask when purc...

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Fruit Tree Pruning
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Fruit Tree Pruning

Sunday, April 2, 2017

If you grow fruit trees, it’s important to know how to prune them correctly to promote yearly fruiting and reduce disease problems. At this hands-on demonstration at Indian Creek orchard, orchardist Steve Cummins will demonstrate pruning and training techniques for both young and mature trees, ...

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AARP Smart Driver Workshop - 2 Day Course
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AARP Smart Driver Workshop - 2 Day Course

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Way2Go, in partnership with AARP, offers the nationally recognized AARP Smart Driver Workshop, a 2-day course that is open to the general public. Although the course is designed to meet the needs of older drivers, it is suitable for drivers of all ages.  NOTE: you must attend ...

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Community Beautification Trainings
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Community Beautification Trainings

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

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 who wishes to volunteer with the program. Contact M...

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Seed Starting for Beginners
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Seed Starting for Beginners

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

In this "Seed Starting for Beginners" class on March 3, participants will learn to construct a simple PVC light stand to grow seedlings under lights, and gain hands-on experience sowing different types of seeds that they can take home for their own gardens. At CCE-Tompkins, Ithaca NY.

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Board of Directors Meeting
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Board of Directors Meeting

Thursday, April 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...

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Home Improvement Scams
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Home Improvement Scams

Thursday, April 13, 2017

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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Parents Apart®
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Parents Apart®

Saturday, April 15, 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...

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Your Own Home
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Your Own Home

Saturday, April 15, 2017

This FREE workshop covers the pros and cons of renting versus owning a home, the home buying process, and financially protecting your home. During the workshop, prospective home buyers will learn to:Explain the advantages and disadvantages of renting versus owning a homeIdentify questions to ask ...

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Make a Bee Hotel for Native Pollinators
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Make a Bee Hotel for Native Pollinators

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

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 as honey bees. Jacob Johnston from Cornell’s Lab of Ornithology will give a pre...

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Indigenous American Cropping Systems
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Indigenous American Cropping Systems

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Indigenous American Cropping Systems, Wednesday April 26 at CCE Tompkins, 615 Willow Ave. Ithaca

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Financial Recovery
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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 p...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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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...

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Parents Apart®
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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...

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Native Plants for Bird Habitat
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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...

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Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities
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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...

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Keep It Safe
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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...

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Rainwater Harvesting
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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...

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Money Smart Seniors
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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 ...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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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...

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Being a Wise Consumer in the Utility Market
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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 ...

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Parents Apart®
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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...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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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...

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Parents Apart®
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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...

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Update on Consumer Frauds & Scams
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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 ...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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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...

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Avoiding & Resolving Problems with Car Purchases & Repairs
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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...

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Parents Apart®
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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...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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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...

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Parents Apart®
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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...

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Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities
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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...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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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...

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Consumer's Rights & Responsibilities in the Marketplace
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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...

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Parents Apart®
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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...

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Board of Directors Meeting
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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...

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Parents Apart®
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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...

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Charitable Giving Update
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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...

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Parents Apart®
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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...

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Avoiding Consumer Problems on the Internet
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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...

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