WELCOME! Our website is full of information and upcoming programs, but here are a few items of interest:
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Cornell Cooperative Extension Statewide Mission

The Cornell Cooperative Extension educational system enables people to improve their lives and communities through partnerships that put experience and research knowledge to work.

Your membership dues support CCE programing.
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ONLINE REGISTRATION OPEN

Register online by May 1st to get a FREE Shankitunk T’Shirt when you arrive! 

~ You can now purchase Gift Certificates online ~

Camperships opportunities are available.

Deadline to apply is March 31st!

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TRACTOR & MACHINERY OPERATOR’S CERTIFICATION

Thursdays, February 16-March 30

By federal law, no person under 16 years of age may operate a farm tractor or farm machinery on a farm owned by anyone other than the person’s parents. This  course allows exemption from this law for 14 and 15 year olds.

Course will cover safe operation and routine maintenance of farm tractors and will be taught by Larry Burgin, a Delhi farmer. CCE of Delaware County 4-H Program will be sponsoring the course.  The cost to participate is $40 per person which includes the course workbook.

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HOME GARDENING WORKSHOPS

CCE will be offering monthly home gardening programs at the CCE-Resource Center, Hamden. These ‘mini-workshops’ will cover a range of topics and techniques and will feature demonstrations, hands-on-activities and guest speakers.
COMPOSTING IN’s AND OUT’s
Saturday, February 25, 10:00am-Noon
EDIBLE LANDSCAPING
Saturday, March 25, 10:00am-Noon
 
The fee is $5 for members of CCE; $10 for non-members – please provide complete contact information. To register, make check out to Cornell Cooperative Extension & mail to 34570 St Hwy 10, Suite 2, Hamden, NY 13782. If you have questions contact Carla Crim, Extension Educator, 607-865-6531 or email: [email protected]
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YOUTH LEADERSHIP CLIMATE SUMMIT

April 27-28 (Thursday & Friday).

Overnight stay at Frost Valley is included.

Learn about climate change at Frost Valley YMCA……be part of the solution!

Students from Catskill & New York City area schools will travel to Frost Valley to attend a 2-day training to become LEADERS in climate change issues.

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ADOLESCENCE IN THE MILLENNIAL AGE

Non-suicidal self-injury, sexuality & social media

Wednesday, March 15, 12:30-2:30pm

New Hope Community Church, Walton

Over 35% of our youth struggle with emotional and mental health challenges at some point in their adolescence and many more face unexpected exposure and pressures to a wide variety of situations they may not be ready to face.  This workshop will focus on three of the areas Dr. Janis Whitlock studies:  non-suicidal self-injury, youth sexuality, and social media.  Although seemingly distinct areas of adolescent life there are important intersections between all three. To register email [email protected]

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NYS 4-H STEM CAMP

Friday, June 16 – Sunday, June 18, 2017

4-H Camp Shankitunk, Delhi

Open to all NYS 4-H Youth Ages 10 & Older

Sign-up Now!  Space is Limited.  $75/pp for the weekend.

CLASS:  Rocketry I ⅈ Bird Quest; Backyard Engineering; Archery Dynamics and Outdoor Adventure

Contact Emily Roach at 607-865-6531 to register or for more information.

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MEAT GOAT PRODUCTION WORKSHOP

Saturday, February 25, 9:00am-3:00pm

Delhi Fire Hall, 140 Delview Terrace Ext, Delhi

$10/person for CCE Members or Watershed Participants; $20/person all others.   Lunch Included.

Register by calling Kim Holden at (607) 865-7090 by February 23.

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Mon 27

Jr Chef Camp-Sidney

February 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Tue 28

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February 28 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tue 28

CATCH-Roxbury-Grades 3-4

February 28 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tue 28

Jr Chef Camp-Hancock

February 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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DROUGHT

Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Disaster Education Network has extensive resources available to help you address concerns regarding water scarcity or potential drought.

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FLOODING

Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Disaster Education Network has extensive resources available to help you address questions or concerns regarding flooding.

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WINTER STORMS

Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Disaster Education Network has extensive resources available to help you address concerns regarding winter storms or severe cold weather.

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