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Monday, March 25, 2019

2019 DatesMonday, March 25, 2019 - Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753Monday, 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 Pa...

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Long Island Tick Crisis

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Tuesday, March 26, 20192:00pm to 3:30pmand 7:00pm to 8:30pmTo Register: Visit our website at https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/longislandtickcrisis_228Location:Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau CountyEast Meadow Farm, 832 Merrick Avenue, East Meadow, NY 11554A Free Educational Forum for Educators...

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Long Island Tick Crisis

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Tuesday, March 26, 20192:00pm to 3:30pmand 7:00pm to 8:30pmTo Register: Visit our website at https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/longislandtickcrisis_228Location:Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau CountyEast Meadow Farm, 832 Merrick Avenue, East Meadow, NY 11554A Free Educational Forum for Educators...

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Gold Medal Plants

Monday, April 1, 2019

Location: Malverne Public Library61 St. Thomas PlaceMalverne, NY 11565Description:  Covered in this presentation is the Gold Metal Plant Program for Long Island. These plants have proven performance, are pest-free and have multi-seasonal ornamental appeal for Long Island gardens. T...

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4-H Environmental Preschool Program

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Program DetailsFor Preschool Students Ages 2-4To Register, click here.Through songs, investigation, stories and hands on activities this program is designed to foster environmental awareness in a fun and creative setting. Each month will build on your child’s previous knowledge of the natur...

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Open House - DPF 4-H Camp

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Come join us to meet staff and get a tour of our property located at:Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp, 3186 Sound Avenue,  Riverhead, NY 11901Saturday, April 6, 2019Saturday, May 4, 2019Saturday, May 18, 201910:00am - 1:00pm

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Monthly Beekeeping Workshops

Sunday, April 7, 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:  Sunday, April 7, 2019at 9:00amInstalling a “Package” of honey bees. Carl will ...

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Urban Forestry Grants - How to Apply

Friday, April 12, 2019

Location: East Meadow Farm832 Merrick AveEast Meadow, NY 11554Urban Forest Grants - How to ApplyPresenter:  Gloria Van Duyne, NYSDEC Urban and Community Forestry ProgramGloria is the new NYSDEC Urban and Community Forestry Program Director. She will be discussing what grants are available in...

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Garden to Table Vegetables

Sunday, April 14, 2019

April 14, 20191:00pm- 2:00pmLocation:Sands Point Preserve Conservancy127 Middle Neck RoadSands Point, NY 11050516.571.7901Description: Home Vegetable Gardening is on the rise, harkening back to our “Victory Garden” past. There is nothing like eating a slice of your own homegrown tomato. Are ...

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Storm Water Management and Native Species / Planting and Pruning and Site Specification & Salt Tolerance

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Location: Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock48 Shelter Rock RdManhasset, NY 11030Storm Water Management and Native SpeciesPresenter: Rusty Schmidt, Landscape EcologistRusty will be discussing the benefits of trees in relation to storm water management.andPlanting / Pruning and Si...

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Wake Up Your Garden

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Location:  Uniondale Public Library400 Uniondale AvenueUniondale, NYDescription: Successful gardens and landscapes are the result of proactive gardeners and growers! Learn what needs to be done to get your garden up and growing at the beginning of spring. Lawn care, soil testing, mulching, w...

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Home Composting

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Location: Great Neck Library159 Bayview AvenueGreat Neck, NYDescription: Learn Home Composting from a Presentation created by the Cornell Compost Committee Master Gardeners. Topics that will be discussed include: what to compost; how the process works; the importance of heat, oxygen and mois...

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Monthly Beekeeping Workshops

Tuesday, April 30, 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:  Sunday, April 7, 2019at 9:00amInstalling a “Package” of honey bees. Carl will ...

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4-H Environmental Preschool Program

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Program DetailsFor Preschool Students Ages 2-4To Register, click here.Through songs, investigation, stories and hands on activities this program is designed to foster environmental awareness in a fun and creative setting. Each month will build on your child’s previous knowledge of the natur...

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Open House - DPF 4-H Camp

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Come join us to meet staff and get a tour of our property located at:Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp, 3186 Sound Avenue,  Riverhead, NY 11901Saturday, April 6, 2019Saturday, May 4, 2019Saturday, May 18, 201910:00am - 1:00pm

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Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, May 13, 2019

2019 DatesMonday, March 25, 2019 - Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753Monday, 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 Pa...

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Growing Trees in Concrete and Protecting Trees and Soil During Construction / What is Dig Safe? And Dig Safe New Laws

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Location:Clark Botanical Gardens193 IU Willets RoadAlbertson, NY 11507Growing Trees in Concrete and Protecting Trees and Soil During ConstructionPresenter:  Dr Nina Bassuk, Cornell UniversityNina will cover urban landscapes impact on trees and precautions to take when trees are near construc...

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Open House - DPF 4-H Camp

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Come join us to meet staff and get a tour of our property located at:Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp, 3186 Sound Avenue,  Riverhead, NY 11901Saturday, April 6, 2019Saturday, May 4, 2019Saturday, May 18, 201910:00am - 1:00pm

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Herb Gardening

Monday, May 27, 2019

May 27, 201910:00am - 11:00amLocation:Sands Point Preserve Conservancy127 Middle Neck RoadSands Point, NY 11050516.571.7901Description: In this lecture we will describe herb plants, their uses and how to grow them. Some herbs are grown as edible, others as therapeutic and some for their fragrance...

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Offices Closed - Memorial Day

Monday, May 27, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.

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Tree Liability and Laws / Why Use Pervious Pavement

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Location:East Meadow Farm832 Merrick AvenueEast Meadow, NY 11554Tree Liability and LawsPresenter: Laura Ayers, Laura Ayers LawLaura will be sharing her knowledge of her practice, specifically discussing tree liability, laws, and property rights.andWhy Use Pervious PavementPresenter: Henri B. Hill...

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Monthly Beekeeping Workshops

Tuesday, June 4, 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:  Sunday, April 7, 2019at 9:00amInstalling a “Package” of honey bees. Carl will ...

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4-H Environmental Preschool Program

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Program DetailsFor Preschool Students Ages 2-4To Register, click here.Through songs, investigation, stories and hands on activities this program is designed to foster environmental awareness in a fun and creative setting. Each month will build on your child’s previous knowledge of the natur...

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Seashore Gardening

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Location: Freeport Library144 West Merrick RoadFreeport, NY Description: Gardening along our Long Island coastlines presents many challenges. This lecture will assist you in planning and planting a successful seashore landscape. The presentation will provide information on soil, native ...

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Sustainability for the Home Gardener

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Location: Great Neck Library159 Bayview AvenueGreat Neck, NY Description: This lecture will look at how the home gardener can incorporate sustainable gardening practices in their own home gardening. It will incorporate the topics of the advanced lecture listed below.Recently we have tak...

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Intro To Invasive Plants and Trees / Species Selection and ID

Friday, June 14, 2019

Location:Planting Fields Arboretum1395 Planting Fields RdOyster Bay, NY 11771Intro to Invasive Plants and TreesPresenter: Dr. Jonathan Lehrer, Farmingdale State CollegeJonathan will be sharing an introduction course on invasive trees and the invasive plants that effect our natives.andSpecies Sele...

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Sustainability for the Home Gardener

Sunday, June 23, 2019

June 23, 20191:00pm- 2:00pmLocation:Sands Point Preserve Conservancy127 Middle Neck RoadSands Point, NY 11050516.571.7901Description: This lecture will look at how the home gardener can incorporate sustainable gardening practices in their own home gardening. It will incorporate the topics of...

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Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, June 24, 2019

2019 DatesMonday, March 25, 2019 - Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753Monday, 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 Pa...

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Management Plans, Tree Assessments and Urban Forestry Safety and Laws / Mapping Trees at Bailey Arboretum Using GIS

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Location:Bailey Arboretum194 Bayville RdLocust Valley, NY 11560Management Plans, Tree Assessments and Urban Forestry Safety and LawsPresenter: Diana Cristiano, USDADiana is the current NY ISA Women's Tree Climbing Champion, she will be discussing how to implement management plans, preform tree as...

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Offices Closed - Fourth of July

Thursday, July 4, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Wednesday, July 4th.

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4-H Environmental Preschool Program

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Program DetailsFor Preschool Students Ages 2-4To Register, click here.Through songs, investigation, stories and hands on activities this program is designed to foster environmental awareness in a fun and creative setting. Each month will build on your child’s previous knowledge of the natur...

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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:  Sunday, April 7, 2019at 9:00amInstalling a “Package” of honey bees. Carl will ...

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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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Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, September 23, 2019

2019 DatesMonday, March 25, 2019 - Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753Monday, 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 Pa...

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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:  Sunday, April 7, 2019at 9:00amInstalling a “Package” of honey bees. Carl will ...

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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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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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95th Anniversary Reunion Weekend - DPF 4-H Camp

Saturday, October 26, 2019

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Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, October 28, 2019

2019 DatesMonday, March 25, 2019 - Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753Monday, 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 Pa...

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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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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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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

Monday, December 9, 2019

2019 DatesMonday, March 25, 2019 - Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753Monday, 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 Pa...

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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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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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