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winter wildlife

Winter Wildlife

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Participants will learn about winter wildlife and discover that nature is not entirely asleep. They will learn about migration, hibernation, and adaptation through interactive games and activities. Includes animal visit and a wagon ride.Ages 5+

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nature at night

Nature at Night

Saturday, February 11, 2023

Registrants will participate in hands-on activities to discover some mysterious creatures that come out at night. They will learn how creatures like bats, owls and even bugs benefit our environment while we are asleep! Participants will also learn some benefits and difficulties of both nocturnal ...

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Teens with cows at the Suffolk County Farm and Education Center

2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, February 16, 2023

The 2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration program is now virtual, and is open to all high school students (9th - 12th grade). This is NOT a hands-on program. This program includes: Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm via Zoom February 16, 2023March 2, ...

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fleece to fiber

Fleece to Fiber

Saturday, February 18, 2023

Sheep are just one of the fabulous creatures that provide us with fiber. Participants will discover some other sources like llamas, goats and rabbits and spend time manipulating sheep wool. They will get up close with the animals that help keep us warm while learning how wool travels from sheep t...

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Winter Break at The Farm

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Registration starts January 11th at 9am The camp will run from Tuesday February 21-Friday February 24 Hours: 9AM – 3PM Location: 350 Yaphank Avenue, Yaphank, NY 11980 Open to grades K-6, Two groups K-2 grade and 3-6 grade Winter Break at The Farm inspires youth to have fun outside wh...

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Teens with cows at the Suffolk County Farm and Education Center

2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, March 2, 2023

The 2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration program is now virtual, and is open to all high school students (9th - 12th grade). This is NOT a hands-on program. This program includes: Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm via Zoom February 16, 2023March 2, ...

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Teens with cows at the Suffolk County Farm and Education Center

2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, March 9, 2023

The 2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration program is now virtual, and is open to all high school students (9th - 12th grade). This is NOT a hands-on program. This program includes: Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm via Zoom February 16, 2023March 2, ...

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st patricks day

St. Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, March 11, 2023

The Leprechaun's are back and they've hidden their gold all across the farm! We'll need your help collecting it all. Join us Saturday, March 11th for our annual hunt for the Leprechaun's pot of gold!Scavenger hunt, wagon rides, photo ops and farm animals! Lots of fun while you search for that pot...

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Teens with cows at the Suffolk County Farm and Education Center

2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, March 16, 2023

The 2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration program is now virtual, and is open to all high school students (9th - 12th grade). This is NOT a hands-on program. This program includes: Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm via Zoom February 16, 2023March 2, ...

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Teens with cows at the Suffolk County Farm and Education Center

2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program

Thursday, March 23, 2023

The 2023 Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration program is now virtual, and is open to all high school students (9th - 12th grade). This is NOT a hands-on program. This program includes: Lecture Series on Thurs evenings 7:00-8:45pm via Zoom February 16, 2023March 2, ...

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Sweeney Diabetes Camp

Monday, July 10, 2023

A recreational program for children ages 5-12 with diabetes, that provides a chance to meet other children with diabetes in a fun, non-clinical atmosphere. Includes: Participation in selected Cornell Farm Education Courses. Specially developed diabetes education programs presented by h...

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boy playing with sprinkler

Sweeney Diabetes Camp

Monday, July 17, 2023

A recreational program for children ages 5-12 with diabetes, that provides a chance to meet other children with diabetes in a fun, non-clinical atmosphere. Includes: Participation in selected Cornell Farm Education Courses. Specially developed diabetes education programs presented by h...

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