Text | iCal | RSS

Events

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...

Read more

Raised bed organic vegetable garden, photo by local food initiative

ZOOM VIRTUAL CLASS: Best Practices in Community and Organic Gardening

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Learn the best practices for growing veggies organically in your home garden or in a Community Garden for minimizing pests and disease and maximizing your soil health and harvest. Instructor Jennie Cramer is our Horticulture Program Manager and coordinates our Master Gardener Volunteer Progr...

Read more

cheese calzone

ZOOM: CoVid Cookery Zoom Party with Josh Dolan

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Join Josh Dolan from CCE-Tompkins -- and special guests - in his home kitchen on Thursday night for a live cooking experience for individuals and families. Learn how to stretch your food dollars with meals that can be prepared in an hour or less and can feed a family, or individual for a week....

Read more

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...

Read more

Get Your GreenBack is a Part of Your Community

Zoom or FaceBook Live! Virtual Class: 3 Ways to Go Solar!

Sunday, June 7, 2020

Explore subscription community solar, purchase, and on-site and roof-top solar options. Focus on limited income households, options to help you save money on your utility bill, and solar incentives.

Read more

Online Marketing 1010

ZOOM VIRTUAL WORKSHOP: Online Marketing 101 for Farm & Food Producers

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Farm & food producers will learn about social media, email marketing, cross-promotions, marketing plans, and free apps that will increase your online and in-person sales.

Read more

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 ...

Read more

solar installation - Department of Energy photo

Zoom & FB Live Event: Go Solar!

Thursday, June 11, 2020

"What are photovoltaics?" "How do they work and what incentives and rebate programs are available so I can put them on my house?" "What if my house is too shaded for solar?" “What’s a solar farm?”If you've been asking some of these questions, come find the answers and the options that could w...

Read more

cheese calzone

ZOOM: CoVid Cookery Zoom Party with Josh Dolan

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Join Josh Dolan from CCE-Tompkins -- and special guests - in his home kitchen on Thursday night for a live cooking experience for individuals and families. Learn how to stretch your food dollars with meals that can be prepared in an hour or less and can feed a family, or individual for a week....

Read more

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

CANCELLED: Parents Apart®

Saturday, June 13, 2020

IN-PERSON CLASSES ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS.  PLEASE CHECK BACK.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 therapist...

Read more

solar installation - Department of Energy photo

Zoom & FB Live Event: Go Solar!

Monday, June 15, 2020

"What are photovoltaics?" "How do they work and what incentives and rebate programs are available so I can put them on my house?" "What if my house is too shaded for solar?" “What’s a solar farm?”If you've been asking some of these questions, come find the answers and the options that could w...

Read more

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...

Read more

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.

Read more

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 ...

Read more

Van Sickle Garden.

Open Days Garden Tours

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Please check back as the dates for these tours approach.  The tours are currently still scheduled.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. Adm...

Read more

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

CANCELLED: Parents Apart®

Monday, July 13, 2020

IN-PERSON CLASSES ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS.  PLEASE CHECK BACK.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 therapist...

Read more

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...

Read more

Van Sickle Garden.

Open Days Garden Tours

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Please check back as the dates for these tours approach.  The tours are currently still scheduled.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. Adm...

Read more

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...

Read more

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...

Read more

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

CANCELLED: Parents Apart®

Saturday, August 15, 2020

IN-PERSON CLASSES ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS.  PLEASE CHECK BACK.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 therapist...

Read more

red clover (Trifolium pratense) L.; cover crop

Cover Crops for the Home Garden

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Reduce your carbon footprint and enhance your soil all at once! Planting cover crops in your garden is a cost-effective form of nutrition and organic matter and keeps your soil, water, and nutrients from running off. Come learn which cover crops do well in our area and which ones work best f...

Read more

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...

Read more

labor day graphic

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.

Read more

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

ZOOM: Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

Thursday, September 10, 2020

In this special Consumer Issues Presentation via ZOOM, New York State Assistant Attorney General, Michael Danaher, will speak for 45 minutes to 1 hour, covering a range of tenant-landlord issues as well as specific CoVid-19 tenant-landlord issues. Then from 12:00-1:00pm, he will then tak...

Read more

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

CANCELLED: Parents Apart®

Monday, September 14, 2020

IN-PERSON CLASSES ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS.  PLEASE CHECK BACK.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 therapist...

Read more

Youth participants show their goats at 4-H Kritter Kamp 2007

4-H Kritter Kamp

Friday, September 25, 2020

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 evening, "Kritter Kamp" participants will camp indoors at 4-H Acres' Kiwanis Hall. From then until Saturday...

Read more

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...

Read more

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...

Read more

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

CANCELLED: Parents Apart®

Saturday, October 17, 2020

IN-PERSON CLASSES ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS.  PLEASE CHECK BACK.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 therapist...

Read more

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...

Read more

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

CANCELLED: Parents Apart®

Monday, November 9, 2020

IN-PERSON CLASSES ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS.  PLEASE CHECK BACK.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 therapist...

Read more

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.

Read more

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 ...

Read more

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.

Read more

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.

Read more

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 ...

Read more

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

CANCELLED: Parents Apart®

Saturday, December 12, 2020

IN-PERSON CLASSES ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS.  PLEASE CHECK BACK.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 therapist...

Read more

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.

Read more

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.

Read more

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.

Read more