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Online: 30 Hour Pesticide Training Course

Monday, June 1, 2020

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AONLINE COURSEJune 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, and 246:00pm to 10:30pmPresenter: Arnie Linzer This course is approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and requires anyone supervising or applying pesticides to ornamental and turf ...

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Urban forestry pic

Online: Big Trees in the City

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Presenter: Andy Hillman, Davey Resource Group, Inc.Description:  We know that large trees in the urban environment provide the most in ecosystem services; whether it is carbon sequestration, pollution removal, stormwater mitigation, or cooling the ambient temperature. For years we have bee...

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Online: 30 Hour Pesticide Training Course

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AONLINE COURSEJune 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, and 246:00pm to 10:30pmPresenter: Arnie Linzer This course is approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and requires anyone supervising or applying pesticides to ornamental and turf ...

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kids gardening

CANCELLED: Environmental Preschool Program

Thursday, June 4, 2020

DUE TO CONCERNS REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLEDProgram 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...

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Online: 30 Hour Pesticide Training Course

Monday, June 8, 2020

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AONLINE COURSEJune 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, and 246:00pm to 10:30pmPresenter: Arnie Linzer This course is approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and requires anyone supervising or applying pesticides to ornamental and turf ...

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Online: 30 Hour Pesticide Training Course

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AONLINE COURSEJune 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, and 246:00pm to 10:30pmPresenter: Arnie Linzer This course is approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and requires anyone supervising or applying pesticides to ornamental and turf ...

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spotted lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) adult(s)

Online: Urban Tree Pests and Diseases

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Presenters: Dan Gilrein and Margery DaughtreyTree Pests - Dan Gilrein will cover the latest on important invasive pest threats -emerald ash borer, which is now killing trees around Long Island, and spotted lanternfly, which is expected to arrive in the near future to help in early recognition an...

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pruning

Pruning for the Homeowner

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Location: West Hempstead Public Library500 Hempstead AveWest Hempstead, NY 11552Description:  Pruning can often be confusing since different shrubs and trees require different pruning methods at different times. This lecture is designed to give a homeowner the information they will need...

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Online: Making Strawberry Jam

Friday, June 12, 2020

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Saratoga County for an online presentation:Join Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Food Preserver for a lesson via Zoom to learn how to make a strawberry or other fruit full sugar, low sugar or no sugar jam, plus freezer jam; a no cook recipe great for kids...

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Sands Point Preserve Organic Vegetable Garden

Sustainability in the Home Landscape

Sunday, June 14, 2020

Sunday, June 1410:30amLocation:Sands Point Preserve Conservancy127 Middle Neck RoadSands Point, NY 11050516.571.7901Description: This lecture introduces the home gardener to sustainable gardening and landscaping practices for their gardens, lawns, and trees. Topics include soil preparation, irri...

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Online: 30 Hour Pesticide Training Course

Monday, June 15, 2020

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AONLINE COURSEJune 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, and 246:00pm to 10:30pmPresenter: Arnie Linzer This course is approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and requires anyone supervising or applying pesticides to ornamental and turf ...

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Online: 30 Hour Pesticide Training Course

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AONLINE COURSEJune 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, and 246:00pm to 10:30pmPresenter: Arnie Linzer This course is approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and requires anyone supervising or applying pesticides to ornamental and turf ...

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board of directors meeting

Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, June 22, 2020

2020 Dates:Monday, March 16, 2020 - 1899 Hempstead Turnpike. Special Activities Center Building (SAC House), East Meadow, NY, 11554, Field 8, Eisenhower ParkMonday, May 11, 2020 - 1899 Hempstead Turnpike. Special Activities Center Building (SAC House), East Meadow, NY, 11554, Field 8, Eisenhower ...

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Online: 30 Hour Pesticide Training Course

Monday, June 22, 2020

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AONLINE COURSEJune 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, and 246:00pm to 10:30pmPresenter: Arnie Linzer This course is approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and requires anyone supervising or applying pesticides to ornamental and turf ...

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Online: 30 Hour Pesticide Training Course

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AONLINE COURSEJune 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, and 246:00pm to 10:30pmPresenter: Arnie Linzer This course is approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and requires anyone supervising or applying pesticides to ornamental and turf ...

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Herbs

Herb Gardening

Friday, June 26, 2020

Location: Franklin Square Public Library19 Lincoln AveFranklin Square, NY 11010Description: 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. Basil, dill, chives, oregano, mint a...

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kids gardening

CANCELLED: Environmental Preschool Program

Thursday, July 2, 2020

DUE TO CONCERNS REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLEDProgram 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...

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Fireworks over Cornell, Independence Day 2014.

Offices Closed - Fourth of July

Friday, July 3, 2020

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Friday, July 3rd.

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Offices Closed - Labor Day

Monday, September 7, 2020

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Monday, September 7th for Labor Day.

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board of directors meeting

Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, September 21, 2020

2020 Dates:Monday, March 16, 2020 - 1899 Hempstead Turnpike. Special Activities Center Building (SAC House), East Meadow, NY, 11554, Field 8, Eisenhower ParkMonday, May 11, 2020 - 1899 Hempstead Turnpike. Special Activities Center Building (SAC House), East Meadow, NY, 11554, Field 8, Eisenhower ...

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Sands Point Preserve Organic Vegetable Garden

Putting Your Garden to Bed

Sunday, October 11, 2020

Sunday, October 1110:30amLocation: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 session discusses what to do in the garden to get read...

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Columbus Day

Offices Closed - Columbus Day

Monday, October 12, 2020

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Monday, October 12th for Columbus Day.

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board of directors meeting

Board of Directors Meeting

Monday, October 26, 2020

2020 Dates:Monday, March 16, 2020 - 1899 Hempstead Turnpike. Special Activities Center Building (SAC House), East Meadow, NY, 11554, Field 8, Eisenhower ParkMonday, May 11, 2020 - 1899 Hempstead Turnpike. Special Activities Center Building (SAC House), East Meadow, NY, 11554, Field 8, Eisenhower ...

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Thanksgiving Graphic

Offices Closed - Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 26, 2020

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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Thanksgiving Graphic

Offices Closed - Thanksgiving

Friday, November 27, 2020

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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annual meeting

106th Annual Meeting

Monday, December 7, 2020

1899 Hempstead TurnpikeEisenhower Park, Special Activities Center, Parking Field 8East Meadow, NY  115546:00 PM    Meet and Greet, Light Meal6:30 PM   Call to Order                 President's / Executive Director Report  ...

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Holiday Greetings from a vintage holiday card

Offices Closed - Christmas Holiday

Friday, December 25, 2020

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

Friday, January 1, 2021

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

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Graphic for closure on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Original photo is in the public domain in the National Archives.

Offices Closed - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 18, 2021

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Monday, January 18th for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  

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