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Marine Mini Day Camp

Monday, July 22, 2019

New York Sea Grant is partnering with CCE Nassau County to offer a series of marine field trips for summer campers. This exciting program features hands-on activities for students ages 10-14 years. Summer campers will learn to use a beach seine, study plankton, participate in scavenger hunts, bir...

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Marine Mini Day Camp

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

New York Sea Grant is partnering with CCE Nassau County to offer a series of marine field trips for summer campers. This exciting program features hands-on activities for students ages 10-14 years. Summer campers will learn to use a beach seine, study plankton, participate in scavenger hunts, bir...

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Healthy Eating 101 (Teens)

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Location: Great Neck LibraryMain Library159 Bayview AveGreat Neck, NY 11023Description: The food we eat has a huge impact our health and the way we feel. Taking the first step is often the hardest, so let’s start with the basics! In this workshop, we focus on how and why to incorporate foods...

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Marine Mini Day Camp

Monday, July 29, 2019

New York Sea Grant is partnering with CCE Nassau County to offer a series of marine field trips for summer campers. This exciting program features hands-on activities for students ages 10-14 years. Summer campers will learn to use a beach seine, study plankton, participate in scavenger hunts, bir...

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Basil and many other organic leafy greens are for sale by the Bigg Riggs Farm at Old Town Farmers' Market, in Alexandria, VA, on Saturday, Jun. 27, 2015.
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Savory Sauces

Monday, July 29, 2019

Garden to Table Culinary SeriesSavory SaucesMonday, July 29, 2019 from 6:00pm to 7:30pmAs we continue to explore the tastes of summer, we discover that a fresh, savory sauce can elevate any dish yet be simple to make. Join us as we dive into pesto, chimichurri, & purees & discuss the best ways to...

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Marine Mini Day Camp

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

New York Sea Grant is partnering with CCE Nassau County to offer a series of marine field trips for summer campers. This exciting program features hands-on activities for students ages 10-14 years. Summer campers will learn to use a beach seine, study plankton, participate in scavenger hunts, bir...

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Debunking Diet Culture (Teens)

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Location: Great Neck LibraryMain Library159 Bayview AveGreat Neck, NY 11023Description: We have a wealth of information at our fingertips and we are bombarded daily with diet and exercise recommendations from friends, celebrities, and social media. Keto, Whole30, Paleo, alkaline diet, juice ...

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Summertime Nutrition for Seniors - Radio Show

Friday, August 2, 2019

Listen to our Nutiriton Educator, Nicole Borukhov  on the Project Independence and You radio show on 88.1 FM. Nicole will be talking about healthy and safe summertime grilling and nutrition tips.

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Marine Mini Day Camp

Monday, August 5, 2019

New York Sea Grant is partnering with CCE Nassau County to offer a series of marine field trips for summer campers. This exciting program features hands-on activities for students ages 10-14 years. Summer campers will learn to use a beach seine, study plankton, participate in scavenger hunts, bir...

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Marine Mini Day Camp

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

New York Sea Grant is partnering with CCE Nassau County to offer a series of marine field trips for summer campers. This exciting program features hands-on activities for students ages 10-14 years. Summer campers will learn to use a beach seine, study plankton, participate in scavenger hunts, bir...

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Marine Mini Day Camp

Monday, August 12, 2019

New York Sea Grant is partnering with CCE Nassau County to offer a series of marine field trips for summer campers. This exciting program features hands-on activities for students ages 10-14 years. Summer campers will learn to use a beach seine, study plankton, participate in scavenger hunts, bir...

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Marine Mini Day Camp

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

New York Sea Grant is partnering with CCE Nassau County to offer a series of marine field trips for summer campers. This exciting program features hands-on activities for students ages 10-14 years. Summer campers will learn to use a beach seine, study plankton, participate in scavenger hunts, bir...

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NYS DEC Urban and Community Forestry Grant Information Sessions

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Information Session for Round 15 - How to ApplyPresenter: Gloria Van DuyneThe NYS Urban and Community Forestry program is pleased to present information sessions in preparation for the Round 15 grant. Funding for urban forestry grants will be available from the Environmental Protection Fund f...

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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.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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, 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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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, 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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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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Lawn Care and Our Environment

Monday, January 6, 2020

Location: Massapequa Adult EducationDescription:  This in-depth lecture will give you all the information you need to show off your lawn to your neighbors. Proper mowing, watering and fertilization, disease, insect and weed control, thatch and core aeration are just some of the topics ...

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