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4-H County Fair KICK OFF Meeting!

4-H County Fair KICK OFF Meeting!

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Join us in learning all you need to know about this year's 4-H Broome County Fair. We will go over what is new this year, how to exhibit your projects (animals and exhibits for the youth building), this year’s schedule and general overview of what to expect at this year’s county fair!

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Bird Walk

4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow- Spring Bird Walk

Saturday, May 21, 2022

Join Finch Hollow Naturalist, Tom Tasber for a Spring Bird Walk at Greenwood Park. Mr. Tasber will share some tips on bird watching and guide you along the trail as you explore and discover the birds that enjoy the park's habitat. Dress for the weather. Binoculars are recommended but not required...

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nutrition

Cooking Skills for Well-Being

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Join us Tuesdays in May from 4:00-5:00pm for "Cooking Skills for Well-Being". The class will focus on topics related to nutrition including MyPlate, fruits and vegetables, whole grains, lean proteins, menu planning, and shopping on a budget. Food and recipe preparation will focus on basic kitchen...

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4-H Spark Club: Meet the Dog Breeds!

4-H Spark Club: Meeting the Dog Breeds

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Join us to meet dogs from the 7 different breed categories. During this club meeting youth will be able to interact and learn about characteristics breeds in the sporting, working, hounds, terrier, Toy, non-sporting, and herding.

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Veterans Learn to Raise Poultry

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Calling at Veterans located in Broome County:Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County will be hosting a workshop on learning the fundamentals of growing poultry in your backyard. This workshop will be a fast paced all-inclusive presentation on raising poultry. Topics that will be covered in...

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pond life

4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow - Live Virtual Field Trip: Pond Life

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow is offering "Pond Life", a live virtual field trip for 2nd - 6th grades. We will explore what kinds of living things make the pond their home. This will be a 30 minute webinar via Zoom offered from 10:00-10:30 am or 1:00-1:30 pm. An email containing the Zoom ...

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pond life

4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow - Live Virtual Field Trip: Pond Life

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow is offering "Pond Life", a live virtual field trip for 2nd - 6th grades. We will explore what kinds of living things make the pond their home. This will be a 30 minute webinar via Zoom offered from 10:00-10:30 am or 1:00-1:30 pm. An email containing the Zoom ...

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nutrition

Cooking Skills for Well-Being

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Join us Tuesdays in May from 4:00-5:00pm for "Cooking Skills for Well-Being". The class will focus on topics related to nutrition including MyPlate, fruits and vegetables, whole grains, lean proteins, menu planning, and shopping on a budget. Food and recipe preparation will focus on basic kitchen...

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4-H SPARK Club: Drones & Youtube

4-H Spark Club: Drones & YouTube

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

This is a 4-part series that will teach you about drones, how to fly them and capture footage, how to develop a plan for a video, and how to edit a video for publishing. Youth should attend all sessions.Open for ages 8-18.

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plant sale 2021

2022 Cutler Botanic Garden Plant Sale - June 3rd & 4th

Friday, June 3, 2022

Cutler Botanic Garden Master Gardener Plant SaleThe 2022 Cutler Botanic Gardens Plant Sale will be held on Friday, June 3rd  from 4 p.m.  to 7 p.m. and on Saturday, June 4th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m..  Pre-register for a free time slot  to shop with limited crowd size on Friday on...

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plant sale 2021

2022 Cutler Botanic Garden Plant Sale - June 3rd & 4th

Saturday, June 4, 2022

Cutler Botanic Garden Master Gardener Plant SaleThe 2022 Cutler Botanic Gardens Plant Sale will be held on Friday, June 3rd  from 4 p.m.  to 7 p.m. and on Saturday, June 4th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m..  Pre-register for a free time slot  to shop with limited crowd size on Friday on...

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CNY Livestock Rodeo

CNY 4-H Livestock Rodeo-Beef Cattle

Saturday, June 4, 2022

Come learn all about beef cattle in this multi-county all day hands on clinic. During this clinic youth will learn all about beef cattle from raising to showing. The day will be consist of learning how to prep beef cattle for a show and have a showmanship contests. Each youth will leave with a to...

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Survival Skills

4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow- Outdoor Adventure and Survival Skills Series

Saturday, June 11, 2022

Limited spaces available!Interested in learning more about Outdoor Adventure and Survival Skills? This is the workshop series for you! We will be offering this series on the 2nd Saturday of the month for 6 months.February12: Outdoor Survival Skills and Adventure Series Kick off March 19: She...

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Survival Skills

4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow- Outdoor Adventure and Survival Skills Series

Saturday, June 11, 2022

Limited spaces available!Interested in learning more about Outdoor Adventure and Survival Skills? This is the workshop series for you! We will be offering this series on the 2nd Saturday of the month for 6 months.February12: Outdoor Survival Skills and Adventure Series Kick off March 19: She...

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Food scraps and compost

Introduction to Backyard Composting

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Composting is an important action everyone can take to help create healthier soils, prevent food waste being sent to the landfill, and reduce emissions that contribute to climate change.In this workshop, attendees will learn the basics of the composting process and how to create and maintain thei...

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Survival Skills

4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow- Outdoor Adventure and Survival Skills Series

Saturday, July 9, 2022

Limited spaces available!Interested in learning more about Outdoor Adventure and Survival Skills? This is the workshop series for you! We will be offering this series on the 2nd Saturday of the month for 6 months.February12: Outdoor Survival Skills and Adventure Series Kick off March 19: She...

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Survival Skills

4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow- Outdoor Adventure and Survival Skills Series

Saturday, July 9, 2022

Limited spaces available!Interested in learning more about Outdoor Adventure and Survival Skills? This is the workshop series for you! We will be offering this series on the 2nd Saturday of the month for 6 months.February12: Outdoor Survival Skills and Adventure Series Kick off March 19: She...

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Food scraps and compost

Composting Indoors with Worms

Thursday, July 14, 2022

Live in an apartment or home that does not have access to outdoor space? Learn how to compost indoors year-round with worms. Vermicomposting is a method of composting using earthworms, specifically red wigglers, to process fruit and vegetable scraps into a nutrient-rich compost. All that is r...

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Costume parade at Much Ado

"Much Ado" in the Garden 2022

Sunday, July 17, 2022

 Celebrate Shakespeare and the Renaissance Era in Cutler Botanic Garden featuring performances by the Madrigal Choir and other local artists; tours of Cutler Garden; pageantry parades; raffles; costumed characters; craft and food vendors; children's activities and more!"Much Ado" in the Gard...

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Canning Peaches & Blueberries

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Canning Peaches & BlueberriesTuesday July 19th5:30pmWant to enjoy the summer harvest all year long? Join Ann Supa, Master Preserver at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County, as she teaches us how to make blueberry jam, syrup and teach you how to make blueberry jam . We will learn how to ...

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Hands-On Composting for Veterans

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Hands-On Home Composting for VeteransTuesday July 24th6:30pmCornell Cooperative Extension - Broome CountyVeterans are invited to join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County at a demonstration style workshop will help you learn the basic steps for successful composting. We’ll explore the ...

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Square Foot Gardening

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County Master Gardeners on August 10th from 5:30-7:30pm at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County to learn all about square foot gardening and growing in raised beds to help you garden successfully in small spaces. We will cover soils and soil ...

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FFFO 2022 Save the Date

Fresh Food Face Off 2022

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

CCE Broome County's annual Fresh Food Face Off will take place Wednesday, September 28 from 5:00 to 7:30 pm at the Broome County Regional Farmers Market. Tickets are $50 per person or $95 per couple. Tickets will not be mailed--just check in at the door! Enjoy delicious dishes prepared by the a...

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The Business of Maple

Saturday, October 8, 2022

The Business of MapleSaturday October 8th, 0900Arnot Forest & Maple Research FacilityJoin Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County & FarmOps (an initiative of the Cornell Small Farms Program) at Arnot Research Forest & Maple Lab on Saturday October 8th as we learn the Business of Mapl...

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