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Better Choices Better Health
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Better Choices Better Health

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Do you have Diabetes? Are you unsure about how to best handle this ongoing health condition? JOIN US! Discover new, practical ways to live better & healthier. Learn the tools to manage and take control of your health. REGISTER NOW, classes are filling quickly! FREE to ATTEND once registrat...

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Go Lean With Protein (Adults)
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Go Lean With Protein (Adults)

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Participants will learn how much protein they actually need in their diets. Both animal and plant sources will be discussed. Most of us get more protein than we need, so proper portion size will be discussed along with many ways to incorporate high quality, lean protein into our diets. A healthy...

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Parenting Skills Workshop Series
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Parenting Skills Workshop Series

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Join us for an eight session parent education program presented by the Family Health and Wellness Program of Cornell Cooperative Extension. Learn new, positive skills that will replace ineffective behaviors and parenting practices. Each session is designed with hands-on activities so that partici...

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Pumpkin Fling
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Pumpkin Fling

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Watch the pumpkins fly or enter your own device! Human-powered only. Contact us for more rules.The Pumpkin Fling, held at the Suffolk County Farm and Education Center in Yaphank, NY is Long Island's annual championship pumpkin catapult contest -- and a unique opportunity for students and...

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9th Annual Spooky Sea Creature Fall Festival
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9th Annual Spooky Sea Creature Fall Festival

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Pre-registration NOT necessary. Rain Date: Sunday, October 28thCostumes are encouraged!Pumpkin picking, a festive craft, treats, educational activities, games and hands-on time with live animals!Snacks and refreshments will be available for purchase!PLEASE PARK NEXT DOOR AT NORWOOD AVENUE SCHOOLP...

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Better Choices Better Health
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Better Choices Better Health

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Do you have Diabetes? Are you unsure about how to best handle this ongoing health condition? JOIN US! Discover new, practical ways to live better & healthier. Learn the tools to manage and take control of your health. REGISTER NOW, classes are filling quickly! FREE to ATTEND once registrat...

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Sunset Wagon Rides
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Sunset Wagon Rides

Monday, October 1, 2018

Experience Fall on the farm with a PRIVATE sunset tour!

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Parenting Skills Workshop Series
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Parenting Skills Workshop Series

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Join us for an eight session parent education program presented by the Family Health and Wellness Program of Cornell Cooperative Extension. Learn new, positive skills that will replace ineffective behaviors and parenting practices. Each session is designed with hands-on activities so that partici...

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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference
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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Designed for parents of children between the ages of 3 and 11, but parents with children of all ages are welcome.Classes given in Spanish and English.Please call Victoria Guadron at 631-824-6696, or Patricia Cruz at the Brentwood Library 631-273-7883 x 125 to register.Class size is limited. Babys...

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Professional Development Opportunities
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Professional Development Opportunities

Friday, November 2, 2018

Half day professional development workshops providing research-based information and practical ideas for professionals who work with children, youth and families.September 21, 2018 - Child Guidance Principles that Work Facilitator: Nancy Olsen-Harbich, MA If we want parents to be more mind...

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Physical Activity Made Fun And Easy (Adults)
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Physical Activity Made Fun And Easy (Adults)

Monday, November 5, 2018

This one-time program focuses on teaching participants what being physically active actually means. Exercise is not just going to a gym. Examples of different types of inexpensive fun activities that participants can do at home will be provided. Get ready to move and learn the benefits of being a...

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Parenting Skills Workshop Series
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Parenting Skills Workshop Series

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Join us for an eight session parent education program presented by the Family Health and Wellness Program of Cornell Cooperative Extension. Learn new, positive skills that will replace ineffective behaviors and parenting practices. Each session is designed with hands-on activities so that partici...

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Managing Landscapes Sustainably
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Managing Landscapes Sustainably

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Come learn ways to make the horticulture industry greener!We invite you to join us for the 14th annual “Managing Landscapes Sustainably” conference! This full-day program addresses topics that will appeal to the “green-minded” horticulture professional. Landscapers, arborists, landscape designers...

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PSA Grower Food Safety Training Course
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PSA Grower Food Safety Training Course

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Who Should Attend Fruit and vegetable growers and others interested in learning about produce safety, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule, Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs), and co-management of natural resources and food safety. The PSA Grower Training Course is one w...

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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference
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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Designed for parents of children between the ages of 3 and 11, but parents with children of all ages are welcome.Classes given in Spanish and English.Please call Victoria Guadron at 631-824-6696, or Patricia Cruz at the Brentwood Library 631-273-7883 x 125 to register.Class size is limited. Babys...

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Historic Harvest Day
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Historic Harvest Day

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Take a step back in time to 1800s and experience what farm life was like!

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Soil Health Fall Workshops 2018
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Soil Health Fall Workshops 2018

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Interested in improving your farms soil health? Do you have questions about how to implement soil health practices effectively? Join us for two informal workshops about soil health! Both workshops will consist of a webinar presentation followed by a focused group discussion. Content ...

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Parenting Skills Workshop Series
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Parenting Skills Workshop Series

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Join us for an eight session parent education program presented by the Family Health and Wellness Program of Cornell Cooperative Extension. Learn new, positive skills that will replace ineffective behaviors and parenting practices. Each session is designed with hands-on activities so that partici...

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CCE Suffolk Annual Meeting & Recognition Ceremony
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CCE Suffolk Annual Meeting & Recognition Ceremony

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Cornell Cooperative Extension Board of Directors annual meeting. All are welcome to attend.Location information to come.

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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference
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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference

Friday, November 16, 2018

Designed for parents of children between the ages of 3 and 11, but parents with children of all ages are welcome.Classes given in Spanish and English.Please call Victoria Guadron at 631-824-6696, or Patricia Cruz at the Brentwood Library 631-273-7883 x 125 to register.Class size is limited. Babys...

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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference
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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Designed for parents of children between the ages of 3 and 11, but parents with children of all ages are welcome.Classes given in Spanish and English.Please call Victoria Guadron at 631-824-6696, or Patricia Cruz at the Brentwood Library 631-273-7883 x 125 to register.Class size is limited. Babys...

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Blubber Burger (Families - English & Spanish)
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Blubber Burger (Families - English & Spanish)

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

What the Fast foods chains don’t want you to know! Families will learn how much fat and sodium their favorite fast foods have and the impact they can have on your health. Families will also be cooking a healthy recipe that resembles a fast food.

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Shellabration 2018
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Shellabration 2018

Saturday, December 1, 2018

TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE HERE!In partnership with the Greenport Business District, we invite you to partake in a unique culinary exploration featuring exquisite shellfish and beverage pairings on December 1st and 2nd, 2018 in Greenport. Purchase of a wristband gets you access to this restaurant ...

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Shellabration 2018
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Shellabration 2018

Sunday, December 2, 2018

TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE HERE!In partnership with the Greenport Business District, we invite you to partake in a unique culinary exploration featuring exquisite shellfish and beverage pairings on December 1st and 2nd, 2018 in Greenport. Purchase of a wristband gets you access to this restaurant ...

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Fruits and Vegetables (Seniors)
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Fruits and Vegetables (Seniors)

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Participants will be presented with the three different forms that fruits and vegetables are sold. Tips and tricks to purchasing more fruits and vegetables in any form will be presented. To register call 516-354-5280

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Potato Variety Show and Tell
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Potato Variety Show and Tell

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Over 60 varieties and numbered lines trialed during the 2018 season will be on display for viewing from the Cornell, USDA, and Maine potato breeding programs. Yield and quality information will be provided. Grower input on which lines they like best is gathered and shared with breeders and ca...

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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference
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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Designed for parents of children between the ages of 3 and 11, but parents with children of all ages are welcome.Classes given in Spanish and English.Please call Victoria Guadron at 631-824-6696, or Patricia Cruz at the Brentwood Library 631-273-7883 x 125 to register.Class size is limited. Babys...

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Soil Health Fall Workshops 2018
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Soil Health Fall Workshops 2018

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Interested in improving your farms soil health? Do you have questions about how to implement soil health practices effectively? Join us for two informal workshops about soil health! Both workshops will consist of a webinar presentation followed by a focused group discussion. Content ...

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Game Night (Families - English & Spanish)
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Game Night (Families - English & Spanish)

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Having fun with Nutrition! Come and join us on a family friendly competition game using the MyPlate. Plus a small recipe will be prepared with the families.

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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference
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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Designed for parents of children between the ages of 3 and 11, but parents with children of all ages are welcome.Classes given in Spanish and English.Please call Victoria Guadron at 631-824-6696, or Patricia Cruz at the Brentwood Library 631-273-7883 x 125 to register.Class size is limited. Babys...

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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference
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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Designed for parents of children between the ages of 3 and 11, but parents with children of all ages are welcome.Classes given in Spanish and English.Please call Victoria Guadron at 631-824-6696, or Patricia Cruz at the Brentwood Library 631-273-7883 x 125 to register.Class size is limited. Babys...

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Long Island Agricultural Forum
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Long Island Agricultural Forum

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

The Annual Long Island Agricultural Forum is a two day educational conference, trade show and Networking Social open to all agricultural professionals. Multiple concurrent sessions of interest to growers in the commercial agriculture and ornamental horticulture industries will be presente...

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Long Island Agricultural Forum
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Long Island Agricultural Forum

Thursday, January 10, 2019

The Annual Long Island Agricultural Forum is a two day educational conference, trade show and Networking Social open to all agricultural professionals. Multiple concurrent sessions of interest to growers in the commercial agriculture and ornamental horticulture industries will be presente...

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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference
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Healthy Children, Healthy Families: Parents Make a Difference

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Designed for parents of children between the ages of 3 and 11, but parents with children of all ages are welcome.Classes given in Spanish and English.Please call Victoria Guadron at 631-824-6696, or Patricia Cruz at the Brentwood Library 631-273-7883 x 125 to register.Class size is limited. Babys...

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Long Island Greenhouse & Floriculture Conference
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Long Island Greenhouse & Floriculture Conference

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

This one day educational conference and trade show for greenhouse growers and industry professionals will address current issues and updates. 3+ pesticide credits available, pending DEC approval. For exact number of credits for a particular category call Melissa Elkins at 631-727-7850 X 341 afte...

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Chick Incubation & Embryology Teacher Training Workshops
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Chick Incubation & Embryology Teacher Training Workshops

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

For all grade levels, special education classrooms, day care facilities, 4-H clubs, libraries, girl and boy scouts. WORKSHOP TOPICS INCLUDE: Setting up and maintaining incubator and equipment Correct methods and practical tips for hatching eggs Candling eggs Chick care a...

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Chick Incubation & Embryology Teacher Training Workshops
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Chick Incubation & Embryology Teacher Training Workshops

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

For all grade levels, special education classrooms, day care facilities, 4-H clubs, libraries, girl and boy scouts. WORKSHOP TOPICS INCLUDE: Setting up and maintaining incubator and equipment Correct methods and practical tips for hatching eggs Candling eggs Chick care a...

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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program
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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, February 14, 2019

For High School Sophomores, Juniors, & SeniorsVeterinarian Shadowing ExperienceTour of Cornell Cooperative Extension Suffolk County Farm and Education Center: February 23 or March 3Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm at The Yaphank BuildingLecture topic examples:Veterinary Colleges and A...

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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program
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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, February 28, 2019

For High School Sophomores, Juniors, & SeniorsVeterinarian Shadowing ExperienceTour of Cornell Cooperative Extension Suffolk County Farm and Education Center: February 23 or March 3Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm at The Yaphank BuildingLecture topic examples:Veterinary Colleges and A...

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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program
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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, March 7, 2019

For High School Sophomores, Juniors, & SeniorsVeterinarian Shadowing ExperienceTour of Cornell Cooperative Extension Suffolk County Farm and Education Center: February 23 or March 3Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm at The Yaphank BuildingLecture topic examples:Veterinary Colleges and A...

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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program
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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, March 14, 2019

For High School Sophomores, Juniors, & SeniorsVeterinarian Shadowing ExperienceTour of Cornell Cooperative Extension Suffolk County Farm and Education Center: February 23 or March 3Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm at The Yaphank BuildingLecture topic examples:Veterinary Colleges and A...

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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program
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2019 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, March 21, 2019

For High School Sophomores, Juniors, & SeniorsVeterinarian Shadowing ExperienceTour of Cornell Cooperative Extension Suffolk County Farm and Education Center: February 23 or March 3Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm at The Yaphank BuildingLecture topic examples:Veterinary Colleges and A...

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