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​30 Hour Pesticide Training Course - March 2024

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AOnlineMarch 5, 6, 7, & 88:00am to 5:00pmPresenter: 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 to take a 30 Hour Pesticid...

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​30 Hour Pesticide Training Course - March 2024

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AOnlineMarch 5, 6, 7, & 88:00am to 5:00pmPresenter: 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 to take a 30 Hour Pesticid...

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Wake Up Your Garden at Freeport Memorial Library

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

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, watering and the care of flowers and spring bulbs are some of the topics that will be d...

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​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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​30 Hour Pesticide Training Course - March 2024

Thursday, March 7, 2024

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AOnlineMarch 5, 6, 7, & 88:00am to 5:00pmPresenter: 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 to take a 30 Hour Pesticid...

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4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Perfect Panini's

Thursday, March 7, 2024

6 Week SeriesPerfect PaninisAges 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Perfect Paninis - Thursdays from 4:30pm - 6:30pmFebruary 29, March 7, 14, 21, April 4 & 11Panini’s are effortlessly simple to assemble and cook. The word panini comes from the Italian for small bread. Your child will create pani...

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​Nutrition for Women's Health at Wantagh Library

Thursday, March 7, 2024

Nutrition for Women's Health: General Nutrition & Post-MenopauseJoin Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County's Nutrition Educator as they lead a discussion and cooking demonstration on Nutrition for Women's Health. Nutrition for Women’s Health is a 3-part series that dives deeper into nutr...

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​30 Hour Pesticide Training Course - March 2024

Friday, March 8, 2024

FOR ORNAMENTALS AND TURF CATEGORY 3AOnlineMarch 5, 6, 7, & 88:00am to 5:00pmPresenter: 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 to take a 30 Hour Pesticid...

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​Hands On Pruning Workshop at EMF

Saturday, March 9, 2024

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County is offering a hands-on pruning workshop.Join us on Saturday, March 9, 2024 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at East Meadow FarmPLEASE NOTE ORIGINAL DATE WAS RAINED OUTEast Meadow Farm is located at:832 Merrick AvenueEast Meadow, NY 11554Cost: $10 per personD...

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urban forestry

​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Perfect Panini's

Thursday, March 14, 2024

6 Week SeriesPerfect PaninisAges 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Perfect Paninis - Thursdays from 4:30pm - 6:30pmFebruary 29, March 7, 14, 21, April 4 & 11Panini’s are effortlessly simple to assemble and cook. The word panini comes from the Italian for small bread. Your child will create pani...

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​Nutrition for Women's Health at Wantagh Library

Thursday, March 14, 2024

Nutrition for Women's Health: General Nutrition & Post-MenopauseJoin Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County's Nutrition Educator as they lead a discussion and cooking demonstration on Nutrition for Women's Health. Nutrition for Women’s Health is a 3-part series that dives deeper into nutr...

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​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Saturday, March 16, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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Flower Garden Design Basics with Baldwin Public Library

Monday, March 18, 2024

Have you always wanted a flower garden but don’t know where to start? This presentation’s focus is on key elements to think about when designing your garden including height, color, texture and site. Following these tips will help you to be successful.Registration begins February 26. To register,...

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​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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​Online Course: Core 101

Thursday, March 21, 2024

For DEC Pesticide RecertificationCore, 4 creditsThursday, March 21, 20248:00am-12:45pm Instructor: Arnie Linzer This will be an online Zoom meeting course. The purpose of this course is to review and strengthen the important basics for the safe use of pesticides and administrative and reporting r...

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4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Perfect Panini's

Thursday, March 21, 2024

6 Week SeriesPerfect PaninisAges 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Perfect Paninis - Thursdays from 4:30pm - 6:30pmFebruary 29, March 7, 14, 21, April 4 & 11Panini’s are effortlessly simple to assemble and cook. The word panini comes from the Italian for small bread. Your child will create pani...

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​Nutrition for Women's Health at Wantagh Library

Thursday, March 21, 2024

Nutrition for Women's Health: General Nutrition & Post-MenopauseJoin Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County's Nutrition Educator as they lead a discussion and cooking demonstration on Nutrition for Women's Health. Nutrition for Women’s Health is a 3-part series that dives deeper into nutr...

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urban forestry

​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Saturday, March 30, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Wednesday, April 3, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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From Garden to Table with Baldwin Public Library

Thursday, April 4, 2024

From Garden to TableHome 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 you thinking about starting a vegetable garden or just need a little advice? Let us help you learn to choose the right l...

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4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Perfect Panini's

Thursday, April 4, 2024

6 Week SeriesPerfect PaninisAges 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Perfect Paninis - Thursdays from 4:30pm - 6:30pmFebruary 29, March 7, 14, 21, April 4 & 11Panini’s are effortlessly simple to assemble and cook. The word panini comes from the Italian for small bread. Your child will create pani...

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​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Perfect Panini's

Thursday, April 11, 2024

6 Week SeriesPerfect PaninisAges 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Perfect Paninis - Thursdays from 4:30pm - 6:30pmFebruary 29, March 7, 14, 21, April 4 & 11Panini’s are effortlessly simple to assemble and cook. The word panini comes from the Italian for small bread. Your child will create pani...

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Wake up your Garden with Uniondale Public Library

Monday, April 15, 2024

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, watering and the care of flowers and spring bulbs are some of the topics that will be d...

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urban forestry

​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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Herb gardening

Herb Gardening with Uniondale Public Library

Thursday, April 25, 2024

Description: 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 and marigolds are just a few of the many we will discuss that are suitable for Long Is...

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​2024 Urban Forestry Academy

Saturday, April 27, 2024

Wednesdays, March 6th – April 27th, 2024Saturday workshops - March 16th, March 30th and April 27th7:00pm to 8:30pmRegistration is available for individual sessions - please skip to registration form for more information.There is increasing awareness that urban and community trees provide many ben...

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​4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts

Thursday, May 2, 2024

Ages 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts - 4:30pm - 6:30pmMay 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and June 6Spring is in the air! Have your child make use of delicious seasonal produce to create some top-notch spring desserts with us!*********************************************************...

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​4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts

Thursday, May 9, 2024

Ages 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts - 4:30pm - 6:30pmMay 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and June 6Spring is in the air! Have your child make use of delicious seasonal produce to create some top-notch spring desserts with us!*********************************************************...

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​Perennial Gardening with Uniondale Public Library

Monday, May 13, 2024

Herbaceous perennials are plants that bloom year after year. Their tops die back to the ground each fall but their crowns and root systems remain alive (though dormant) during winter. This lecture will cover their needs such as light, soil, fertilization, pruning, water and air circulation. The l...

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​4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts

Thursday, May 16, 2024

Ages 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts - 4:30pm - 6:30pmMay 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and June 6Spring is in the air! Have your child make use of delicious seasonal produce to create some top-notch spring desserts with us!*********************************************************...

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​4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts

Thursday, May 23, 2024

Ages 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts - 4:30pm - 6:30pmMay 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and June 6Spring is in the air! Have your child make use of delicious seasonal produce to create some top-notch spring desserts with us!*********************************************************...

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Offices Closed - Memorial Day

Monday, May 27, 2024

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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​4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts

Thursday, May 30, 2024

Ages 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts - 4:30pm - 6:30pmMay 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and June 6Spring is in the air! Have your child make use of delicious seasonal produce to create some top-notch spring desserts with us!*********************************************************...

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​Lawn Care for the Home Environment with Uniondale Public Library

Monday, June 3, 2024

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 discussed. The leaching potential of fertilizers and pesticid...

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​4-H Afterschool Kids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts

Thursday, June 6, 2024

Ages 8-13Fee: $250 per seriesKids Cook: Seasonal Spring Desserts - 4:30pm - 6:30pmMay 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and June 6Spring is in the air! Have your child make use of delicious seasonal produce to create some top-notch spring desserts with us!*********************************************************...

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Offices Closed - Juneteenth

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County and Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp are closed on Wednesday, June 19th for Juneteenth.About JuneteenthJuneteenth is a holiday celebrated on the 19th of June to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved people in the US. The holiday was first ...

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Fireworks over Cornell, Independence Day 2014.

Offices Closed - Fourth of July

Thursday, July 4, 2024

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

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Offices Closed - Labor Day

Monday, September 2, 2024

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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Columbus Day

Offices Closed - Columbus Day

Monday, October 14, 2024

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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Offices Closed - Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 28, 2024

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, 2024

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 - Christmas Holiday

Wednesday, December 25, 2024

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, 2025

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

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