WELCOME! Our website is full of information and upcoming programs, but here are a few items of interest:
4-H Camp Shankitunk Campership Applications Deadline – March 29
Campership opportunities are available to help defray the cost of attending 4-H Camp Shankitunk. Applications for camp scholarships are available at the 4-H Office in Hamden. You can also download a PDF at the end of this page. Applications are due back by the last business day in March. Delaware County Social Services may also have scholarship monies available for youth of families currently receiving services. Please contact Social Services directly for these camperships. If you are not located in Delaware County, please check with your local youth services organization to see if they are able to assist in sending your child to Camp. The Campership Committee will make every effort to award camperships based on desire to attend camp by carefully evaluating your story.
WALTON & DEPOSIT FARMERS’ MARKETS
Walton – Veterans Plaza, 181 Delaware St., Every Friday, July-September, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Deposit – 1st United Methodist Church, 107 Second St., Thursdays, August 15 & September 19 only, 10:00am – 2:00pm
WIC clients and senior citizens may redeem Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program coupons at these locations.
Fruit & vegetable prescription program bucks also redeemed at these locations.
Interested in being a vendor at either location? Contact CCE at 607-865-6531.
COW-CALF ON FARM WORKSHOP
April 13, 9:00am–Noon, Fee: $10.00
Location: Thunder View Farms, Grahamsville, NY
9:00am-Coffee & Muffins
9:30am-Thunder View Farms Tour
11:00am-Vet Presentation – Dr. Lawrence Batholf
11:30am – Creep Feeding Presentation, Mackenzie Chauncey Kent
12:00pm – Lunch Featuring London Broil from Thunder View Farms.
To register contact Kim Holden, CCE, 607-865-6531 or email: [email protected]
NYS 4-H STEM CAMP
June 14-June 16
4-H Camp Shankitunk, Delhi
STEM camp has seven courses to choose from. Each camper chooses one course to learn about for the weekend. You may choose from Archery Dynamics, Backyard Engineering, Code Explorers, Micro-organisms, Rockery I or II and Outdoor Survival. Class size is limited and will be filled on first-come, first-serve basis.
STEM Camp is open to any youth ages 10 and older. You DO NOT have to a 4-Her to attend. The fee is $75 per participant.
See attached for more information.
Family Mealtime Matters
March 26 – 5:00pm-6:30pm, Andes Central School
April 1, 8 – 5:00pm-6:30pm, Presbyterian Church
March 26; April 2,9,16,30 – 5:00pm-6:30pm, Morris Central School
April 4,11,25 – 5:00pm-6:30pm, Roxbury Central School
March 22, April 22, 29 – 5:0opm-6:30pm, Stamford Central School
Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Disaster Education Network has extensive resources available to help you address concerns regarding winter storms or severe cold weather.