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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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Food Preservation Home Canning Workshop
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Food Preservation Home Canning Workshop

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

CCE is offering a workshop on home canning for beginners. This workshop will be focused on boiling water bath canning following approved recipes and outline basic canning safety. Join us to learn how to safely preserve the harvest! This is a “hands-on” class. Participants will prepare and ...

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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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Holiday Wreath Workshop
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Holiday Wreath Workshop

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Join us to create a seasonal wreath for your home or to give as a wonderful gift! We provide wreath frame, wire, freshly harvested greens from our farm, pinecones, decorative berries, ribbon, and hot cider! Bow making lesson available. PLEASE BRING hand pruners, garden gloves, and any additional ...

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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. Emily Aldorasi, Nutrition Educator, era65@cornell.edu and Karen Novoa-Sarante, Nutrition EducatorTo registe...

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Eating Healthy on a Budget. (Adults)
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Eating Healthy on a Budget. (Adults)

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Participants will learn skills for eating healthy on a budget- planning, purchasing and preparation. Both meal and snack planning will be covered.Nutrition Educators - Melek Baba, mb2562@cornell.edu and Susan Kennedy, sk2969@cornell.eduTo register call 631-727-3228.

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Holiday Snowflake Lighting (Families)
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Holiday Snowflake Lighting (Families)

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

ESNY will be providing healthy snack tastings during the annual event. Participants will be able to prepare a quick, easy, and healthy snack and will be given the recipe and healthy snacking tips. No registration needed.Amy Bly, Senior Nutritionist

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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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Buoys For The Bays Paint Nights
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Buoys For The Bays Paint Nights

Thursday, December 6, 2018

PAINT NIGHTS FOR A PURPOSE!We welcome you to be a part of BUOYS FOR THE BAYS, an Art + Science initiative designed to raise awareness of, and funds to support the work of Cornell Cooperative Extension Marine Program! Working with CCE Marine Art + Science Educator Carolyn Munaco, participants will...

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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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30 Minute Vegetables (Adults)
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30 Minute Vegetables (Adults)

Monday, December 10, 2018

During this workshop, the importance of adding more vegetables to our meals and simple, quick recipe ideas will be discussed. Participants will learn how to prepare delicious and nutritious vegetable dishes in 30 minutes or less.Melek Baba, Nutrition Educator, mb2562@cornell.edu and Susan Kenn...

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30 Minute Vegetables (Adults)
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30 Minute Vegetables (Adults)

Monday, December 10, 2018

During this workshop, the importance of adding more vegetables to our meals and simple, quick recipe ideas will be discussed. Participants will learn how to prepare delicious and nutritious vegetable dishes in 30 minutes or less.Melek Baba, Nutrition Educator, mb2562@cornell.edu and Susan Kenn...

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Taco Tuesday (Teens)
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Taco Tuesday (Teens)

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Using fast food menus, participants will learn how to compare fast food meals and grams of fat to make smarter choices when deciding to eat out.To register call (631) 979-1600,

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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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Holiday Wreath Workshop
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Holiday Wreath Workshop

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Join us to create a seasonal wreath for your home or to give as a wonderful gift! We provide wreath frame, wire, freshly harvested greens from our farm, pinecones, decorative berries, ribbon, and hot cider! Bow making lesson available. PLEASE BRING hand pruners, garden gloves, and any additional ...

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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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Winter 2019 Parenting Series
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Winter 2019 Parenting Series

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Thursday, January 10 • The Family Table Facilitator: Dinah Torres Castro Our busy schedules have driven many of us away from the everyday family table. But now more than ever we need the benefits of gathering together to bond as a family. Learn how to make your family connection, nutritio...

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Rethink Your Drink
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Rethink Your Drink

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

What’s in your favorite beverage? Most beverages we consume on a daily basis have an over-abundance of sugar which can lead to adverse health effects. Come join us as you gain label reading skills to identify what’s really in your beverage. Let’s explore other alternatives while making better dec...

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Blubber Burger (Teens)
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Blubber Burger (Teens)

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Using fast food menus participants will learn how to compare fast food meals and grams of fat to make smarter choices when deciding eat out. Participants will also prepare and taste a healthier homemade fast food. Amy Bly, Senior Nutritionist631- 273-7883

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Winter 2019 Parenting Series
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Winter 2019 Parenting Series

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Thursday, January 10 • The Family Table Facilitator: Dinah Torres Castro Our busy schedules have driven many of us away from the everyday family table. But now more than ever we need the benefits of gathering together to bond as a family. Learn how to make your family connection, nutritio...

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Building a Community Legacy Together (BCLT)
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Building a Community Legacy Together (BCLT)

Saturday, January 19, 2019

An intergenerational program for youth and older adults The BCLT project provides a structured, fun opportunity for elders living in the community to be interviewed about their wisdom and advise for living by high school students. This project encourages youth and elders to share and learn abou...

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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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Shopping on a Budget (Adults)
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Shopping on a Budget (Adults)

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Skills will be gained to shop using tips taught during this program. Participants will walk away from this workshop knowing how to compare unit prices to save money. Tips on how to save more at the grocery store will be offered. As well as preparing a healthy cost effective meal. Amy Bly, Senior ...

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Healthy Starts at Home
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Healthy Starts at Home

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Participants will learn tips on how to prepare popular convenience foods at home, discuss the difference between healthy and unhealthy fats, and identify healthier choices when eating away from home. Breanna Bachmann, Nutrition Educator and Laura Simmons, Nutrition Educator

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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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Winter 2019 Parenting Series
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Winter 2019 Parenting Series

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Thursday, January 10 • The Family Table Facilitator: Dinah Torres Castro Our busy schedules have driven many of us away from the everyday family table. But now more than ever we need the benefits of gathering together to bond as a family. Learn how to make your family connection, nutritio...

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Building a Community Legacy Together (BCLT)
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Building a Community Legacy Together (BCLT)

Saturday, February 2, 2019

An intergenerational program for youth and older adults The BCLT project provides a structured, fun opportunity for elders living in the community to be interviewed about their wisdom and advise for living by high school students. This project encourages youth and elders to share and learn abou...

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Winter 2019 Parenting Series
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Winter 2019 Parenting Series

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Thursday, January 10 • The Family Table Facilitator: Dinah Torres Castro Our busy schedules have driven many of us away from the everyday family table. But now more than ever we need the benefits of gathering together to bond as a family. Learn how to make your family connection, nutritio...

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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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Healthy Snacking (Teens)
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Healthy Snacking (Teens)

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The focus of this workshop is choosing healthy snacks, participants will learn the benefits of choosing snacks that include at least two food groups. As well as prepare and taste a healthy after school snack. Amy Bly, Senior Nutritionist631-273-7883.

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Winter 2019 Parenting Series
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Winter 2019 Parenting Series

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Thursday, January 10 • The Family Table Facilitator: Dinah Torres Castro Our busy schedules have driven many of us away from the everyday family table. But now more than ever we need the benefits of gathering together to bond as a family. Learn how to make your family connection, nutritio...

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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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Mommy and Me Active Fun Time
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Mommy and Me Active Fun Time

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Learn how to be active with your little one; as well as, understanding how to make your child a healthy plate.To register call 631-665-4350.

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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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