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Declutter and Get Organized
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Declutter and Get Organized

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Did you resolve to get organized in 2018?  If you haven’t started or need a nudge, this program can help! Don’t let the accumulation of stuff and piles of paper hold you back. This workshop will help you find ways to let the clutter go. Information on where to sell or donate your no long...

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Declutter and Get Organized
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Declutter and Get Organized

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Did you resolve to get organized in 2018?  If you haven’t started or need a nudge, this program can help! Don’t let the accumulation of stuff and piles of paper hold you back. This workshop will help you find ways to let the clutter go. Information on where to sell or donate your no long...

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Chicken Scratch Project Training for Adults (Acra)
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Chicken Scratch Project Training for Adults (Acra)

Thursday, January 25, 2018

A workshop for 4-H leaders and other adults who want to teach new topics to youth.  This is a free workshop and attendees will go home with the curriculum and other goodies they will be able to put right to work – as they teach the project to youth. To register, contact Emily at 518-828-3346...

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Jams from Frozen Fruit
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Jams from Frozen Fruit

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Learn to safely prepare jams from frozen fruit. This is a hands-on class where participants will end up preparing jam to take home.Registration deadline:  Wednesday, January 24Register online:  https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/Jamsfromfrozen_210 or call 518-622-9820 x0Presented by: Rebe...

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Beginning Beekeeper Workshop
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Beginning Beekeeper Workshop

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Do you think you would like to be a beekeeper?  This is the opportunity you have been waiting for!  Whether you are just thinking about it or already have a hive or two and want to learn more about over-wintering, pest control, honey harvesting, selling and using hive products, thi...

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Chicken Scratch Project Training for Adults (Hudson)
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Chicken Scratch Project Training for Adults (Hudson)

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

A workshop for 4-H leaders and other adults who want to teach new topics to youth. This is a free workshop and attendees will go home with the curriculum and other goodies they will be able to put right to work – as they teach the project to youth. To register, contact Emily at 518-828-3...

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Successful Secondhand Shopping and Selling
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Successful Secondhand Shopping and Selling

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Shopping secondhand is one great way to extend your purchasing power from clothing and furniture to electronics and kitchenware. It takes some extra time, planning and persistence but in the end you can really rack up some savings. The same applies for selling no longer needed items via secon...

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Movie Night: America's First Forest-Carl Schenck and the Asheville Experiment
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Movie Night: America's First Forest-Carl Schenck and the Asheville Experiment

Thursday, February 8, 2018

This movie tells the story of how millionaire George Vanderbilt’s magnificent Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC, became the “Cradle of Forestry in America.”  Using landscape architect Frederic Law Olmsted’s visionary idea of introducing sustainable forestry to America, Vanderbilt’s hope o...

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Chain Saw Safety Introduction
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Chain Saw Safety Introduction

Friday, February 9, 2018

Chainsaws are among the most useful and dangerous outdoor power tools owned and operated by landowners. Severe injuries include deep, jagged lacerations embedding foreign substances resulting from direct contact with the chain saw; strains and sprains from improper handling; and contusions co...

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Drying using a Food Dehydrator
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Drying using a Food Dehydrator

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Learn how to safely preserve food using a food dehydrator.We will discuss how to safely use the equipment and what foods can be safely dehydrated.Participants will be able to taste samples of dehydrated foods.Registration Deadline: February 7Register online: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/dehydr...

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Climate Change Science, Communication and Action
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Climate Change Science, Communication and Action

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Cornell University is offering an online course: Climate Change Science, Communication and Action which provides an introduction to climate change and how to communicate effectively about this topic.

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Log-Grown Shiitake: Economics and Management for a Profitable Crop
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Log-Grown Shiitake: Economics and Management for a Profitable Crop

Friday, February 16, 2018

The cultivation of shiitake mushrooms offers farmers and woodlot owners a good opportunity to utilize their forested lands while turning a profit. Startup costs are low, and previous Cornell research indicates that profitability can be achieved in the second or third year of dedicated product...

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CLOSED for Presidents' Day
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CLOSED for Presidents' Day

Monday, February 19, 2018

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension for Columbia and Greene Counties will be closed in observance of the Presents' Day federal holiday.  Classes and workshops scheduled for our facility on this date will still be held.

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Successful Secondhand Shopping and Selling
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Successful Secondhand Shopping and Selling

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Shopping secondhand is one great way to extend your purchasing power from clothing and furniture to electronics and kitchenware.  It takes some extra time, planning and persistence but in the end you can really rack up some savings.  The same applies for selling no longer needed item...

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Freezing Foods for Preservation
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Freezing Foods for Preservation

Saturday, March 24, 2018

A workshop on Freezing Foods for Preservation is offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Columbia and Greene Counties (NY)

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Maple Fest: Celebrating the Wonderful World of Maple Syrup
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Maple Fest: Celebrating the Wonderful World of Maple Syrup

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Experience a taste of the “sweet world of maple sugaring” as part of the New York Maple weekend at CCE’s Agroforestry Resource Center.  The event will provide an opportunity to learn about sugar mapling procedures, including demonstrations in our own sugar shack, fun “maple syrup” taste ...

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CLOSED for Memorial Day
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CLOSED for Memorial Day

Monday, May 28, 2018

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

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CLOSED for Independence Day
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CLOSED for Independence Day

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia and Greene Counties will be closed for the Independence Day Holiday.

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CLOSED for Labor Day
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CLOSED for Labor Day

Monday, September 3, 2018

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia and Greene Counties will be closed in observance of the Labor Day federal holiday.

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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 Columbia and Greene Counties will be closed in observance of Veteran's Day.

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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 Columbia and Greene Counties 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 Columbia and Greene Counties will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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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 Columbia and Greene Counties 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 Columbia and Greene Counties will be closed for the Holidays.

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