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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour
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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension Rockland County’s Master Gardener Volunteers for a tour of the Demonstration Gardens and a brief lecture on seasonally-relevant topics. Tours are the last Sunday of every month from April through October and include information about the ever-changing displ...

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 Fertilizer Law Certificate Program
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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

The Fertilizer Certificate Program is a required course to obtain the Home Improvement Contractors Certificate; which is required to conduct business in Rockland County. The course is also referred to as The Turf Management Course. This class has a direct connection to the Clean Water Act of ...

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Herbs
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Herbs

Friday, June 9, 2017

Herbs have enhanced our senses and have made our food more palatable since before history was recorded. Learn some of the fun facts as well as the practical aspects of having an herb garden of your own. This course will also instruct participants on how to preserve herbs.The Garden Club of Nyack ...

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Spectacular Garden Visit
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Spectacular Garden Visit

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Session III of the 2017 Gardening Lecture Series Arranged by the Master Gardener Volunteers of Cornell Cooperative Extension Rockland County Visit a spectacular garden in Upper Grandview, NY, including designs by Matt Horn. As this is a private residence, there will be no walk-ins for this ev...

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The Herb Garden
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The Herb Garden

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Herbs have enhanced our senses and have made our food more palatable since before history was recorded. Learn some of the fun facts as well as the practical aspects of having an herb garden of your own. This course will also instruct participants on how to preserve herbs. Master Gardener Voluntee...

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Training for Blockbuster Volunteers - Invasive Plants Survey
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Training for Blockbuster Volunteers - Invasive Plants Survey

Friday, June 16, 2017

Help us “bust” the cycle of invasive plant invaders! We are looking for volunteers to participate in the Blockbuster Citizen-Science Program, a part of the Lower Hudson Partnership for Regional Invasive Species Management’s (PRISM) efforts to stop the spread of invasive species in the lower Hud...

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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour
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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension Rockland County’s Master Gardener Volunteers for a tour of the Demonstration Gardens and a brief lecture on seasonally-relevant topics. Tours are the last Sunday of every month from April through October and include information about the ever-changing displ...

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Summer Children's Library Reading Program
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Summer Children's Library Reading Program

Monday, June 26, 2017

Builder Bees & FriendsAn interactive and fun S.T.E.A.M.-oriented investigation of the interdependence of our local pollinators and the plants/bushes they seasonally visitChildren will be introduced to indigenous pollinators and their favorite sweet treat haunts to understand how both benefit our ...

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Training for Blockbuster Volunteers - Invasive Plants Survey
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Training for Blockbuster Volunteers - Invasive Plants Survey

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Help us “bust” the cycle of invasive plant invaders! We are looking for volunteers to participate in the Blockbuster Citizen-Science Program, a part of the Lower Hudson Partnership for Regional Invasive Species Management’s (PRISM) efforts to stop the spread of invasive species in the lower Hud...

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 Fertilizer Law Certificate Program
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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

The Fertilizer Certificate Program is a required course to obtain the Home Improvement Contractors Certificate; which is required to conduct business in Rockland County. The course is also referred to as The Turf Management Course. This class has a direct connection to the Clean Water Act of ...

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Summer Children's Library Reading Program
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Summer Children's Library Reading Program

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Builder Bees & FriendsAn interactive and fun S.T.E.A.M.-oriented investigation of the interdependence of our local pollinators and the plants/bushes they seasonally visitChildren will be introduced to indigenous pollinators and their favorite sweet treat haunts to understand how both benefit ...

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Summer Children's Library Reading Program
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Summer Children's Library Reading Program

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Builder Bees & FriendsAn interactive and fun S.T.E.A.M.-oriented investigation of the interdependence of our local pollinators and the plants/bushes they seasonally visitChildren will be introduced to indigenous pollinators and their favorite sweet treat haunts to understand how both benefit our ...

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Growing Roses In Rockland
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Growing Roses In Rockland

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

During this presentation we will share the basics on rose care from choosing the right cultivars and varieties for the site and conditions. We will explain planting, pruning, and controlling pests to maintain healthy roses. Finally, we will discuss preparing the rose beds for spring. Master Garde...

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Bee friendly Backyards
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Bee friendly Backyards

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Promoting Landscape Practices that Support Pollinators and Other Beneficial Insects Pollinators are facing numerous challenges these days, ranging from habitat reduction to mysterious illnesses such as colony collapse disorder. Come learn about common pollinators (not just bees!) and four, easy...

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Summer Children's Library Reading Program
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Summer Children's Library Reading Program

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Builder Bees & FriendsAn interactive and fun S.T.E.A.M.-oriented investigation of the interdependence of our local pollinators and the plants/bushes they seasonally visit Children will be introduced to indigenous pollinators and their favorite sweet treat haunts to understand how both benefit o...

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Pruning
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Pruning

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Pruning is essential to maintaining healthy and attractive trees and shrubs, yet many fear this simple and often pleasant task. This presentation will cover the proper use and selection of tools, common landscape trees and shrubs that need pruning, times of year to prune and the basics on how it ...

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Summer Children's Library Reading Program
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Summer Children's Library Reading Program

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Builder Bees & Friends An interactive and fun S.T.E.A.M.-oriented investigation of the interdependence of our local pollinators and the plants/bushes they seasonally visit Children will be introduced to indigenous pollinators and their favorite sweet treat haunts to understand how both benef...

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Summer Children's Library Reading Program
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Summer Children's Library Reading Program

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Builder Bees & Friends An interactive and fun S.T.E.A.M.-oriented investigation of the interdependence of our local pollinators and the plants/bushes they seasonally visit Children will be introduced to indigenous pollinators and their favorite sweet treat haunts to understand how both benef...

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Summer Children's Library Reading Program
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Summer Children's Library Reading Program

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Builder Bees & Friends An interactive and fun S.T.E.A.M.-oriented investigation of the interdependence of our local pollinators and the plants/bushes they seasonally visit Children will be introduced to indigenous pollinators and their favorite sweet treat haunts to understand how both benef...

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Trash to Garden Treasure
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Trash to Garden Treasure

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

This presentation will emphasize using recyclable materials in the garden. Rather than sending plastic water bottles, metal cans, empty wine bottles, tires, and even construction items such as gutters and step ladders to the landfill, these discards can become creative and playful containers for ...

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Trash to Garden Treasure
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Trash to Garden Treasure

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The Recycled GardenThis presentation will emphasize using recyclable materials in the garden. Rather than sending plastic water bottles, metal cans, empty wine bottles, tires, and even construction items such as gutters and step ladders to the landfill, these discards can become creative and play...

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Pruning
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Pruning

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Pruning is essential to maintaining healthy and attractive trees and shrubs, yet many fear this simple and often pleasant task. This presentation will cover the proper use and selection of tools, common landscape trees and shrubs that need pruning, times of year to prune and the basics on how it ...

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Summer Children's Library Reading Program
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Summer Children's Library Reading Program

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Builder Bees & Friends An interactive and fun S.T.E.A.M.-oriented investigation of the interdependence of our local pollinators and the plants/bushes they seasonally visit Children will be introduced to indigenous pollinators and their favorite sweet treat haunts to understand how both benef...

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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour
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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension Rockland County’s Master Gardener Volunteers for a tour of the Demonstration Gardens and a brief lecture on seasonally-relevant topics. Tours are the last Sunday of every month from April through October and include information about the ever-changing displ...

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Summer Children's Library Reading Program
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Summer Children's Library Reading Program

Monday, July 31, 2017

Builder Bees & Friends An interactive and fun S.T.E.A.M.-oriented investigation of the interdependence of our local pollinators and the plants/bushes they seasonally visit Children will be introduced to indigenous pollinators and their favorite sweet treat haunts to understand how both benef...

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 Fertilizer Law Certificate Program
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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The Fertilizer Certificate Program is a required course to obtain the Home Improvement Contractors Certificate; which is required to conduct business in Rockland County. The course is also referred to as The Turf Management Course. This class has a direct connection to the Clean Water Act of ...

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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour
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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension Rockland County’s Master Gardener Volunteers for a tour of the Demonstration Gardens and a brief lecture on seasonally-relevant topics. Tours are the last Sunday of every month from April through October and include information about the ever-changing displ...

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 Fertilizer Law Certificate Program
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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

The Fertilizer Certificate Program is a required course to obtain the Home Improvement Contractors Certificate; which is required to conduct business in Rockland County. The course is also referred to as The Turf Management Course. This class has a direct connection to the Clean Water Act of ...

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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour
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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension Rockland County’s Master Gardener Volunteers for a tour of the Demonstration Gardens and a brief lecture on seasonally-relevant topics. Tours are the last Sunday of every month from April through October and include information about the ever-changing displ...

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 Fertilizer Law Certificate Program
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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

The Fertilizer Certificate Program is a required course to obtain the Home Improvement Contractors Certificate; which is required to conduct business in Rockland County. The course is also referred to as The Turf Management Course. This class has a direct connection to the Clean Water Act of ...

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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour
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Free Guided Demonstration Garden Tour

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension Rockland County’s Master Gardener Volunteers for a tour of the Demonstration Gardens and a brief lecture on seasonally-relevant topics. Tours are the last Sunday of every month from April through October and include information about the ever-changing displ...

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 Fertilizer Law Certificate Program
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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

The Fertilizer Certificate Program is a required course to obtain the Home Improvement Contractors Certificate; which is required to conduct business in Rockland County. The course is also referred to as The Turf Management Course. This class has a direct connection to the Clean Water Act of ...

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 Fertilizer Law Certificate Program
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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

The Fertilizer Certificate Program is a required course to obtain the Home Improvement Contractors Certificate; which is required to conduct business in Rockland County. The course is also referred to as The Turf Management Course. This class has a direct connection to the Clean Water Act of ...

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