Human Ecology, Family, Nutrition, Health & Housing

Upcoming Events and Workshops
“FUN WITH COLORS” QUILTING WORKSHOP

April 25, 2018 from 9 AM – 3 PM
St. John’s Episcopal Church in Delhi

Step outside the box and create a colorful quilt using bright fabrics!  Expert quilter Polly DellaCrosse will guide you through the process from start to finish during this all day workshop.

Finished projects can be displayed at the Delaware County Fair this summer!  Bring a dish to pass to share for potluck lunch.

CLIMATE CHANGE ACROSS CURRICULA

Friday, May 11, 2018, 8am-5pm
Teacher Training/Bus Tour

Science, history and climate change in the Schoharie Creek Watershed

Register online:  HERE
Fee: $10 includes lunch catered by Ate.O.Ate
Start Location:  NCOC Boces, 2020 Jump Brook Rd, Grand Gorge, NY
Contact:  Jeanne Darling at 607-865-6531 or email [email protected]

START A VEGETABLE GARDEN!

Wednesdays, 5:30-7pm, April 25-June 13, 2018
Sidney High School, Sidney, NY

Hands-on workshops will include heathy eating basics, simple food preparation and gardening education:

  • Building and maintaining healthy soil
  • Planning your growing space or container garden
  • Caring for your growing garden
  • Proper storage of your vegetables
2018 FARMERS’ MARKET SCHEDULE

 
Sidney Farmers Market – Video Entertainment parking lot, 89 Main St, Every other Tuesday – July 10, 24; Aug. 7, 21; Sept. 4, 18, 10am-2pm (accepts FMNP & WIC)

Walton Farmers Market – Veterans Plaza, 181 Delaware St, Every other Friday – July 6, 20; Aug. 3, 17; Sept. 14, 28, 10am-2pm (accepts FMNP & WIC)

Deposit Farmers Market – First United Methodist Church, 107 Second St, 2 Thursdays only – August 16 & September 20, 10am-2pm (accepts FMNP & WIC)

USEPA LEAD RENOVATOR WORKSHOP

Cornell Cooperative Extension in Delaware County will be hosting and sponsoring a Lead Renovator Workshop that will provide education and hands-on experience to those looking to learn renovation or utilize the certification to obtain work in the construction industry.  This program will be offered on Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 9am – 6pm at the Cornell Cooperative Extension office in Hamden.  Typical trainees include homeowners, property owners/managers, building trades, contractors and their employees.

For more information or to register for this free training call Cornell Cooperative Extension at 607-865-6531 or email [email protected] no later than Friday, May 11.

Contact
Jeanne M. Darling
Executive Director 
[email protected]
(607) 865-6531