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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.

How can being a member benefit YOU?
  • You’ll have a direct connection to upcoming programs, resources, and more
  • Educators that can answer your questions.
  • Programs ranging from one-on-one visits to small workshops and conferences.
  • Partnerships to offer training and certification opportunities.
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Registration Now OPEN

We are now accepting applications for the summer 2018 camping program!

Overnight Camp available for children ages 8-16 by January 1.  Day Camp available (8:30AM – 4:30PM) for campers age 6+

Call (607) 865-6531 to request an application/brochure.

We hope to see you this summer at Shankitunk!

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NYS 4-H STEM CAMP

June 15-17, 2018

4-H Camp Shankitunk, Delhi

Science camp has six tracks to choose from.  Each camper chooses one track to learn about for the weekend.  They may choose from:  Archery Dynamics; Drones; Backyard Engineering; Coding Unplugged; Outdoor Survival; Rocketry I & II.

Register online:  HERE

For more information click the link below or contact Emily Roach at (607) 865-6531.

Lead Trng Heading

Thursday, May 24, 2018

9:00 am-6:00 pm
CCE Hamden Office
34570 St Hwy 10, Ste. 2, Hamden, NY

The Lead Renovator program is 8 contact hours with classroom and hands-on activities and an examination.  Typical trainees are homeowners/ property owners/managers, building trades, contractors and their employees, or those who would like to use the certification to obtain work in the construction industry.  These trainings are difficult to come by without traveling quite a distance to Buffalo, Rochester, Albany or NYC and are being offered at NO COST right here in our local community. Bring a lunch or go out to eat during the 1-hour lunch break.

To register call CCE at 607-865-6531 or email [email protected].

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GROWING & PRESERVING LOCAL FOOD

Friday, August 10, 2018, 10:15am-11:45am

4-C Adult Camp, Camp Shankitunk, Delhi

When your garden overflows with fresh produce and the farmers’ market explodes into rows of brilliantly colored fruits and vegetables, it’s time to join in the flavorful tradition of preserving good food.   Learn how to freeze greens and can a jar of salsa.

Fee:  $10.00.  Register by calling:  607-865-6531

 

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SIDNEY, WALTON & DEPOSIT

2018 FARMERS’ MARKETS

Sidney – Video Entertainment Lot, Main Street

Every other Tuesday: July 10, 24, Aug 7, 21 and Sept 4, 18, 10am-2pm

Walton – Veterans Plaza, Delaware Street

Every other Friday: July 6, 20; Aug 3, 17, 31 and Sept 14, 28, 10am – 2pm

Deposit – 1st United Methodist Church, 107 Second Street

Thursday, August 16 & September 20, 10am -2pm

WIC clients and senior citizens may redeem Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program coupons at the above sites.  WIC Fruit & Vegetable checks also accepted.

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UPCOMING 4-H EVENTS

HORSE CLINIC – May 19-20, All Weekend, Fairgrounds, Walton

LIVESTOCK AUCTION ANIMAL TAGGING – June 16, 10am-Noon, Fairgrounds, Walton

POULTRY POLLORUM TESTING – June 27, Noon-2:00pm 4-H Camp Shankitunk, Delhi

For more information on these events call the

4-H Office at (607) 865-6531.

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4-H Teen Award Trip/Capital Days

May 20 @ 8:00 am - May 22 @ 5:00 pm
Tue 22

Family Mealtimes Matters

May 22 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Wed 23

Garden to Table-Sidney

May 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 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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