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Arboretum and gold medal plant sign

Arboretum and Gold Medal Plant Garden Tours

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Tours will be led by Master GardenersVisit our Arboretum and Gold Medal Plant Garden where you will see many trees, shrubs, perennials,vines, groundcovers, grasses, and annuals which thrive in the Long Island home landscape. Tours will last approximately 30-45 minutes and are led by our Master Ga...

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Strawberry breeding project, 'Winona' (TM) variety ( 'MN US 694') released in 1997 by the University of Minnesota and USDA.

Berry Freezer Jam

Monday, August 19, 2019

Garden to Table Culinary SeriesBerry Freezer JamMonday, August 19, 2019 from 6:00pm to 7:30pmOur final celebration of summertime produce is all about preserving a bounty of seasonal berries. In this hands-on workshop, we discover how to create a freezer jam without needing the time & equipment as...

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beekeeping

Monthly Beekeeping Workshops

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Join us for our Monthly Beekeeping Workshops at East Meadow Farm. All workshops will be led by Carl Flatow.Fee:  $20 per workshopTo register online, go to https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/monthlybeekeeping2019...April:  Weather dependent, new date will be announced shortly.Installing a “Pac...

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labor day graphic

Offices Closed - Labor Day

Monday, September 2, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Monday, September 2nd for Labor Day.

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daffodils in bloom

Fall Planting of Spring Bulbs

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Location: West Hempstead Public Library500 Hempstead AvenueWest Hempstead, NY 11552Description: Fall is a great time to start thinking of the following spring and how you can make your gardens beautiful with spring flowering bulbs. Spring Bulb topics that will be covered include: identifi...

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Kimchi 101

Monday, September 16, 2019

Join us for another exciting culinary workshop at East Meadow Farm as we collaborate with forward Roots, a winner of the 2019 Good Food Awards, to explore the delicious and fascinating world of fermented foods! Using farm-fresh produce, each participant will make his/her own fermented kimchi to b...

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board of directors meeting

Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, September 23, 2019

2019 DatesMonday, May 13, 2019 - East Meadow Farm - 832 Merrick Avenue, East Meadow, NY 11554Monday, June 24, 2019 - (TBD) Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753 or SAC House, Field 8, Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY 11554Week of August 12, 2019 - (TBD) Board Retreat - Unitaria...

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beekeeping

Monthly Beekeeping Workshops

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Join us for our Monthly Beekeeping Workshops at East Meadow Farm. All workshops will be led by Carl Flatow.Fee:  $20 per workshopTo register online, go to https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/monthlybeekeeping2019...April:  Weather dependent, new date will be announced shortly.Installing a “Pac...

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EMF

Putting Your Garden to Bed

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Location: Bayville Library34 School StreetBayville, NY 11709Description:  Proper care of your landscape in the fall is important to the success of your plants for the next season. This course discusses what to do in the garden to get ready for winter. Topics include: perennials, la...

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Boost Your Nutrition: Winter Nutrition Workshop

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Location: island Trees Public Library38 Farmedge Rd.Levittown, NY 11756516-731-2211Description: Healthy eating during the coming winter months can be challenging, especially with the holidays approaching. Incorporating more fruits and vegetables into our diets is as important as ever to gi...

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Sands Point Preserve Organic Vegetable Garden

Grow Native/Live Native

Sunday, October 6, 2019

October 6, 20191:00pm- 2:00pmLocation:Sands Point Preserve Conservancy127 Middle Neck RoadSands Point, NY 11050516.571.7901Description:  Why is everybody talking about natives? Gardening with well-adapted native plants is not only beneficial for the ecosystem, but also for growers. In this ...

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Columbus Day

Offices Closed - Columbus Day

Monday, October 14, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Monday, October 14th for Columbus Day.

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EMF

Putting Your Garden to Bed

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Location: West Hempstead Public Library500 Hempstead AveWest Hempstead, NY 11552Description: Proper care of your landscape in the fall is important to the success of your plants for the next season. This course discusses what to do in the garden to get ready for winter. Topics include: peren...

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welcome alumni

95th Anniversary Reunion Weekend - DPF 4-H Camp

Saturday, October 26, 2019

More details to follow

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board of directors meeting

Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, October 28, 2019

2019 DatesMonday, May 13, 2019 - East Meadow Farm - 832 Merrick Avenue, East Meadow, NY 11554Monday, June 24, 2019 - (TBD) Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753 or SAC House, Field 8, Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY 11554Week of August 12, 2019 - (TBD) Board Retreat - Unitaria...

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Sands Point Preserve Organic Vegetable Garden

Putting Your Garden to Bed

Sunday, November 3, 2019

November 3, 20191:00pm- 2:00pmLocation:Sands Point Preserve Conservancy127 Middle Neck RoadSands Point, NY 11050516.571.7901Description: Proper care of your landscape in the fall is important to the success of your plants for the next season. This course discusses what to do in the garden to get ...

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Thanksgiving Graphic

Offices Closed - Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 28, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Thanksgiving Graphic

Offices Closed - Thanksgiving

Friday, November 29, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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board of directors meeting

Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, December 9, 2019

2019 DatesMonday, May 13, 2019 - East Meadow Farm - 832 Merrick Avenue, East Meadow, NY 11554Monday, June 24, 2019 - (TBD) Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753 or SAC House, Field 8, Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY 11554Week of August 12, 2019 - (TBD) Board Retreat - Unitaria...

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Holiday Greetings from a vintage holiday card

Offices Closed - Christmas Holiday

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and DPF 4-H Camp will be closed for the Christmas Holiday on December 25th. Happy Holiday!!!

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New Year graphic

Offices Closed - New Year's Day

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County will be closed on January 1st.  Happy New Year!!!

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