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4-H Robotic Club
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4-H Robotic Club

Monday, July 23, 2018

Would you like to be part of Orange County robotic club and participate in this yearsSTATE FAIR ROBOTICS CHALLENGE?Practice Dates at 6 pm at the CCE OFFICE – No Fee to JOINJuly 9, 16, 23 and August 6, 13, 20Please call (845-344-1234) or email Kathy (kal64@cornell.edu) or DeAnna (ds2285@co...

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Finding A Balance
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Finding A Balance

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Finding A Balance teaches parents and caregivers how to create balanced, healthy and affordable meals for their families while taking concerns about diabetes into account. This FREE Nine-Week Series meets on Wednesdays. Click here for a color flyer. This course is for: Parents and car...

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4-H STEM Fair 2018
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4-H STEM Fair 2018

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Be a part of Showcase & participate in the Orange County 4-H STEM Fair. Part of Family Fun Day at the Education Ctr. & 4-H Park!Create a display and give a presentation on a topic in either Science, Technology, Engineering or Math. Youth will be evaluated on both their presentation skills and con...

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Rube Goldberg Challenge 2018
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Rube Goldberg Challenge 2018

Saturday, July 28, 2018

What’s Your Spark?   It's a Rube Goldberg Challenge!We Want to See YOUR “Rube Goldberg Machine!”The latest 4-H STEM Challenge is ready for you to conquer! This year’s challenges are as follows:Machine Showcase1st – 2nd Year Participants – Shut Off an Alarm Clock3rd + Year Participants –...

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Fruit Pie Bake-Off 2018
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Fruit Pie Bake-Off 2018

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Enter Cornell Cooperative's annual Fruit Pie Bake-Off. All fruit used in pies must have been grown in Orange County. Judging will take place on July 28th, as part of Family Fun Day at the Education Center and 4-H Park in Otisville. Bring the whole family to Family Fun Day for ...

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Duck Derby 2018
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Duck Derby 2018

Saturday, July 28, 2018

duck derby

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Family Fun Day 2018
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Family Fun Day 2018

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Join us for our 2018 Family Fun Day! Old-time Country fair Fun! Free Admission. There will be a petting zoo, pony rides, kids games, Duck Derby, Interactive Antique Farm Equipment, pie judging contest, and so much more. See the flyer for more information.Click here for a color flyer.

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2018 Homemade Fruit Shrub Syrups
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2018 Homemade Fruit Shrub Syrups

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Homemade Fruit Shrub Syrups

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Finding A Balance
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Finding A Balance

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Finding A Balance teaches parents and caregivers how to create balanced, healthy and affordable meals for their families while taking concerns about diabetes into account. This FREE Nine-Week Series meets on Wednesdays. Click here for a color flyer. This course is for: Parents and car...

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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Most parents agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This program series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and persuasive discipline.You will learn: Most effective parenting stylesWhy children behave the way they...

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4-H Robotic Club
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4-H Robotic Club

Monday, August 6, 2018

Would you like to be part of Orange County robotic club and participate in this yearsSTATE FAIR ROBOTICS CHALLENGE?Practice Dates at 6 pm at the CCE OFFICE – No Fee to JOINJuly 9, 16, 23 and August 6, 13, 20Please call (845-344-1234) or email Kathy (kal64@cornell.edu) or DeAnna (ds2285@co...

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Finding A Balance
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Finding A Balance

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Finding A Balance teaches parents and caregivers how to create balanced, healthy and affordable meals for their families while taking concerns about diabetes into account. This FREE Nine-Week Series meets on Wednesdays. Click here for a color flyer. This course is for: Parents and car...

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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Most parents agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This program series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and persuasive discipline.You will learn: Most effective parenting stylesWhy children behave the way they...

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4-H Robotic Club
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4-H Robotic Club

Monday, August 13, 2018

Would you like to be part of Orange County robotic club and participate in this yearsSTATE FAIR ROBOTICS CHALLENGE?Practice Dates at 6 pm at the CCE OFFICE – No Fee to JOINJuly 9, 16, 23 and August 6, 13, 20Please call (845-344-1234) or email Kathy (kal64@cornell.edu) or DeAnna (ds2285@co...

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Finding A Balance
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Finding A Balance

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Finding A Balance teaches parents and caregivers how to create balanced, healthy and affordable meals for their families while taking concerns about diabetes into account. This FREE Nine-Week Series meets on Wednesdays. Click here for a color flyer. This course is for: Parents and car...

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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Most parents agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This program series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and persuasive discipline.You will learn: Most effective parenting stylesWhy children behave the way they...

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4-H Boat Regatta
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4-H Boat Regatta

Saturday, August 18, 2018

SAVE THE DATE for our 1st 4-H Boat Regatta!Sat., August 18th, 20189 am at Fancher Davidge Pool, Middletown NYUsing only corrugated un-waxed cardboard and duct tape build a boat and paddle and race in our 1st 4-H Boat Regatta!Prizes Awarded to: Fastest Boat (one lap) – to race the boat in ...

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4-H Robotic Club
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4-H Robotic Club

Monday, August 20, 2018

Would you like to be part of Orange County robotic club and participate in this yearsSTATE FAIR ROBOTICS CHALLENGE?Practice Dates at 6 pm at the CCE OFFICE – No Fee to JOINJuly 9, 16, 23 and August 6, 13, 20Please call (845-344-1234) or email Kathy (kal64@cornell.edu) or DeAnna (ds2285@co...

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Finding A Balance
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Finding A Balance

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Finding A Balance teaches parents and caregivers how to create balanced, healthy and affordable meals for their families while taking concerns about diabetes into account. This FREE Nine-Week Series meets on Wednesdays. Click here for a color flyer. This course is for: Parents and car...

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Healthy Grab and Go Breakfast 2018
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Healthy Grab and Go Breakfast 2018

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Just in time for back to school! See how easy breakfast on the run can be. Are you literally running out the door in the morning? Do you skip breakfast even though you know it is the most important meal of the day? Do you struggle to find quick and healthy options? Eating healthy on the go d...

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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Most parents agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This program series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and persuasive discipline.You will learn: Most effective parenting stylesWhy children behave the way they...

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2018 Create an Herbal Wreath
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2018 Create an Herbal Wreath

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Put dried herbs to great use by creating a wreath to hang in your kitchen for later culinary use.Learn how to grow and preserve herbs, and take home a wreath ready to hang and use. Most of the herbs we will use have been locally grown and are easy to incorporate into a home garden.Click here for ...

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2018 Terrariums
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2018 Terrariums

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Learn how to create a beautiful terrarium to take home and enjoy. We will supply all of the materials.Terrariums offer a different way to bring plants into your home. They are simple to create and are low maintenance.   Click here for a color flier. Cost: $30/person. Space i...

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Bountiful Harvest Celebration 2018
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Bountiful Harvest Celebration 2018

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Click here to reserve your spot for the 2018 Bountiful Harvest celebration. Register online by Thurs., Sept. 6, 2018  or mail your response to: Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County, 18 Seward Ave., Suite 300, Middletown, NY 10940.Click here to become a Bountiful Harvest Ce...

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Celebrity Cow Milking Contest 2018
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Celebrity Cow Milking Contest 2018

Saturday, September 15, 2018

The Celebrity Milking Contest is part of the Bountiful Harvest Celebration.These six Orange County celebrities have just 3 minutes to prove their cow-milking prowess!Make a pledge for the celebrity YOU believe will win the coveted Blue Ribbon!Pledges accepted until 12:00 pm on Sat., Sept. 15, 201...

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2018 Make a Tillandsia Wreath
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2018 Make a Tillandsia Wreath

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Learn all about the wonderful world of tillandsias (air plants), how they grow, how to water them, and what type of light they need.Learn how to use them in decorating your home.Construct a living wreath using tillandsias, mosses, and other materials to take home.Click here for a color flyer. Co...

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2018 Botanical Papermaking
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2018 Botanical Papermaking

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Learn the ancient art of making paper using a variety of botanical additives and recycled materials. Participants will make several sheets of paper and make small paper items.Dress for mess. Click here for a color flyer.Cost: $30 per person.Space is limited; please register early to avoid disapp...

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2018 Botanical Drawing
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2018 Botanical Drawing

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Illustrate flowers using colored pencils.Review drawing basics: form, tone and color; become familiar with drawing materials; observe your subject; and do a tonal drawing before finishing it with color.A material list for you to purchase will be provided upon registration. Click here for a c...

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