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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

This program has been canceled.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 opti...

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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 d...

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Woods Forum
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Woods Forum

Thursday, September 6, 2018

The Woods Forum is an event that brings together woodland owners and managers with a diversity of professionals who are present to answer questions as they arise. Departing from the traditional presentation model, the woods forum is an adaptive event that allows for the discussion to go in wh...

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Make Your Own Pickles
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Make Your Own Pickles

Saturday, September 8, 2018

“Get in a Pickle!” Come Create Some Zesty Delights Pickling is the process of preserving food by the use of brine or vinegar. Learn how to pickle using the hot water bath method.  You’ll go home with one jar of each type of pickle and the recipes to share with your family and frien...

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Small Ruminant Seminar
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Small Ruminant Seminar

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Saturday, September 8, 2018 Registration Deadline: September 3, 2018 CCE Southeast Regional TeamOpen to all regional sheep and goat owners and producers. This full  day seminar will offer a range of information and hands on activities from herd health and maintenance to reproduction and ...

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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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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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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. (Or download and mail in this printable form.) Register online by Thurs., Sept. 6, 2018  or mail your response to: Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County, 18 Seward Ave., Suite 300, Middletown, N...

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Dehydrating Fruit, Veggies, & Herbs
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Dehydrating Fruit, Veggies, & Herbs

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Preserve your harvest. f you're thinking ways to preserve your harvest from the garden,why not try dehydration? This class demonstrates basic dehydration techniques as they apply to fruit, vegetables and herbs.We will cover selection of equipment needed, preparation, storage and optimal f...

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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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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (NW Fall 2018)
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (NW Fall 2018)

Sunday, September 23, 2018

2 Session Series – $40/family fee Sundays, September 23 & 30, 2018. Most parents/caregivers agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This four session series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and persuasive ...

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Cooking with Garden Veggies
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Cooking with Garden Veggies

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

"Garden-to-Table" Dining, Right at home! The interest in home vegetable gardening is on the rise and an ever increasing hobby. Growing your own vegetables and herbs allows you to experiment with many varieties you don't see that often. Tired of the same old recipes? Come learn some new use...

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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (NW Fall 2018)
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (NW Fall 2018)

Sunday, September 30, 2018

2 Session Series – $40/family fee Sundays, September 23 & 30, 2018. Most parents/caregivers agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This four session series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and persuasive ...

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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (Newburgh Fall 2018)
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (Newburgh Fall 2018)

Thursday, October 4, 2018

4 Session Series – $40/family fee Thursdays, October 4, 11, 18 & 25 Most parents/caregivers agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This four session series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and p...

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Hands-on Homemade Applesauce
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Hands-on Homemade Applesauce

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Come Create Some Delicious Applesauce. Learn how easy it is to make your own fresh applesauce. The taste of homemade is beyond compare! We will make chunky and smooth applesauces, and can them using the water bath method. Participants will take home samples. Learn safe canning techni...

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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (Newburgh Fall 2018)
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (Newburgh Fall 2018)

Thursday, October 11, 2018

4 Session Series – $40/family fee Thursdays, October 4, 11, 18 & 25 Most parents/caregivers agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This four session series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and p...

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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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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (Newburgh Fall 2018)
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (Newburgh Fall 2018)

Thursday, October 18, 2018

4 Session Series – $40/family fee Thursdays, October 4, 11, 18 & 25 Most parents/caregivers agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This four session series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and p...

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2018 Milk Soap
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2018 Milk Soap

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Homemade soap making entails special ingredients, precise measurements and timing, as well as simple safety measures.Learn the basic techniques for making soap using milk in this workshop.Participants will make soap to take home. Cost: $45 per person.Must be 18 years old or older. Space...

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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (Newburgh Fall 2018)
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Discipline is NOT a Dirty Word (Newburgh Fall 2018)

Thursday, October 25, 2018

4 Session Series – $40/family fee Thursdays, October 4, 11, 18 & 25 Most parents/caregivers agree that getting their children to behave is both important AND difficult. This four session series will help parents and caregivers learn and practice seven principles of positive and p...

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Gluten Free Cooking
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Gluten Free Cooking

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Come Create Some Tasty Delights. Gluten free cooking is not just dedicated for those who suffer from gluten sensitivity or celiac disease, but also for those who live with people following a gluten free diet. Going gluten free doesn't mean giving up all of your favorite foods. Learn how ...

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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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Making Homemade Beef Jerky
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Making Homemade Beef Jerky

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Come Create Some Tasty Delights. Learn how to make Beef Jerky that is flavorful as well as safe to eat. This demonstration class will cover food safety, equipment, techniques, storage tips and more. We will discuss jerky made from venison and other meats. Cost: $20/person. Space is li...

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