Garden to Table Parent and Me Workshop

Join us as we explore the tastes of the garden! Meet the chickens & ducks that live on East Meadow Farm & discover how some of your favorite springtime veggies are grown.

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Taste NY LI Marketplace

The Taste NY LI Market Place highlights agricultural and value added products from Long Island and around New York State. The LI TNY Market Place is open 7 days a week, from 7am – 9pm. Stop by and learn about Long Island and get a Taste of NY.

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Open House - DPF 4-H Camp

Families will receive a tour of the camp from one of our staff members or alumni. You will be able to meet the Camp Manager and other key staff members, hear personal testimony from current campers, and get information about the programs.

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Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips!

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from gardening to nutrition. Explore our links, learn about our sleep away summer camp, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit our locations to learn more.

For diagnostics, please visit our Horticulture Center/East Meadow Farm at 832 Merrick Avenue, East Meadow, NY.  All diagnostics are performed at this location only.   

Seasonal Fall and Winter Hours for Walk In Service & Garden Helpline - Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday - 10am - 1pm, Phone: 516-565-5265 ext. 11

Spring and Summer Hours Alternating between Thursday Evening from 4:00pm to 7:00pm and Saturday from 10:00am to 1:00pm are by appointment only.

To register for an appointment, visit our website at

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Astronomy Night at East Meadow Farm

Open to Ages 12+, Presentation inside by Avi Wolf, followed by observation outside. Suggested donation of $5 per person

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Rudy's Kitchen

Rudy's Kitchen - Soft Opening 4/16

Soft opening at East Meadow Farm on 4/16. They will be open all week from 11:00am to 2:00pm. Stop by!

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April Gardening Tips

Visit our Month to Month Gardening Tips page for helpful information to keep your garden looking great.

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Register Online for Camp

Online registration is now available through Bunk1.

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Small group nutrition class

Eat Smart NY!

Eat Smart New York helps people with limited incomes learn how to eat better for less money. Join us for a free class or one-time event!

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Arts and Crafts

Camp Rental

Youth and adult groups, businesses and community organizations are invited to rent the woodlands and beachfront facilities, whether for a school field trip, overnight or conference weekend. The camp grounds offer many educational opportunities.

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Last updated April 18, 2019