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Successful Secondhand Shopping and Selling (Nassau Free Library)
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Successful Secondhand Shopping and Selling (Nassau Free Library)

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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Ice Fishing: Natural Resources Education Series
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Ice Fishing: Natural Resources Education Series

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Our first event will be an ice fishing trip, provided that conditions are right.  We will meet at the Extension Education Center in Hudson and travel to either Lake Taghkanic or Queechy Lake.  Participants ages 16 and up will be required to show proof they have purchased a fishing licen...

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Garbage to Gadgets Project Training for Adults (Hudson)
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Garbage to Gadgets Project Training for Adults (Hudson)

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

This is a hands-on STEM workshops 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, contac...

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Garbage to Gadgets Project Training for Adults (Acra)
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Garbage to Gadgets Project Training for Adults (Acra)

Thursday, March 1, 2018

A hands-on 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...

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Seed Starting Workshop (Acra)
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Seed Starting Workshop (Acra)

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Register Now for the Spring Seed Starting Workshop!  Getting antsy for spring and can’t wait to start digging in the dirt to start planting? Then come join the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia and Greene Counties for a hands-on seed starting workshop...

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Seed Starting Workshop (Hudson)
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Seed Starting Workshop (Hudson)

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Register Now for Spring Seed Starting Workshop!Getting antsy for spring and can’t wait to start digging in the dirt to start planting? Then come join the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia and Greene Counties for a hands-on seed starting workshop and get a ...

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Successful Secondhand Shopping (Cairo Public Library)
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Successful Secondhand Shopping (Cairo Public Library)

Monday, March 5, 2018

Successful Secondhand Shopping at CCE Columbia-Greene on Monday, March 5 at the Cairo Public Library.

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4-H Fun with Soil Leader Training (Hudson)
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4-H Fun with Soil Leader Training (Hudson)

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

The study of natural resources is a quickly growing field that not only helps promote the responsible use of land but fosters a love of the environment.  Soil is often a forgotten component of natural resources but there are many ways to teach young people all about it.  Join us for ...

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4-H Fun with Soil Leader Training (Acra)
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4-H Fun with Soil Leader Training (Acra)

Thursday, March 8, 2018

A series of hands-on workshops for adults who want to teach new topics to youth in scout and 4-H clubs, afterschool programs, summer recreation sites, etc. These are free workshops and attendees will go home with the curriculum and other goodies they will be able to put right to work – as the...

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Create a Dish Garden Teen and Adult Leader Training (Acra)
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Create a Dish Garden Teen and Adult Leader Training (Acra)

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Project Training for Adults Who Want to Teach YouthA series of hands-on workshops for adults who want to teach new topics to youth in scout and 4-H clubs, afterschool programs, summer recreation sites, etc. These are free workshops and attendees will go home with the curriculum and other good...

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4-H Fashion Revue (for enrolled 4-H members only)
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4-H Fashion Revue (for enrolled 4-H members only)

Saturday, March 17, 2018

This event is open to all 4-H members who want to construct a garment.  It can be sewn, knitted, crocheted, or felted.  During the 4-H Fashion Revue event, the 4-H member is first evaluated while wearing the garment and then is able to participate in the Runway Show – where all garments...

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Create a Dish Garden Teen and Adult Leader Training (Hudson)
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Create a Dish Garden Teen and Adult Leader Training (Hudson)

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Project Training for Adults Who Want to Teach YouthA series of hands-on workshops for adults who want to teach new topics to youth in scout and 4-H clubs, afterschool programs, summer recreation sites, etc. These are free workshops and attendees will go home with the curriculum and other good...

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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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Internal Parasites in Sheep and Goats
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Internal Parasites in Sheep and Goats

Saturday, March 24, 2018

FAMACHA Certification WorkshopFor producers in Columbia and Greene Counties and surrounding areasInternal parasites (gastro-intestinal worms) are the number one health problem affecting sheep and goats in much of the United States. This workshop is designed to help producers develop integrated...

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Tractor and ATV Safety Program (3 classes)
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Tractor and ATV Safety Program (3 classes)

Friday, March 30, 2018

Classes are on March 30, April 2 and April 3, all day.  The National Safe Tractor & Machinery Operation Program and ATV Safety Workshop educates participants about: risks of farm related activities; how to act safely in different farm work settings; identifying and correcting farm haza...

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NYS 4-H Forestry Weekend
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NYS 4-H Forestry Weekend

Friday, May 11, 2018

CCE of Columbia and Greene Counties (NY) NYS 4-H Forestry Weekend Join youth from across the state for a weekend of forestry activities, games, and competition. This three day event is for youth aged 10 and up (and staff and volunteers) interested in learning more about forests.

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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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