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Institute for Non-Profits presents “The Room Where It Happens”
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Institute for Non-Profits presents “The Room Where It Happens”

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

What you need to know about grant research and proposal writingDiscover how to get “grant ready” by attending this presentation on grant research and proposal writing, with a focus on developing program or project type proposals for private foundations. Join us to learn about specific resourc...

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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 2017
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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2017

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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Tabletop Gardens: Bonsai, Terrariums, & Kokedama
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Tabletop Gardens: Bonsai, Terrariums, & Kokedama

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Extend your gardening season by growing orchids and tropical plants indoors all year round. Learn which plants grow best in your home environment, and when to fertilize, to divide and re-pot the plants. This program will include a discussion of keeping insects and diseases under control. Master G...

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Fall Children's Reading Program
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Fall Children's Reading Program

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Snug as a Hug on a Rug An interactive pre-S.T.E.A.M. investigation about why the arrival of autumn causes such special changes for both young children and local woodland animals. Preschool children will be introduced to the basic concepts of adaption (stay), hibernation (sleep), and migrat...

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Trash to Garden Treasure
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Trash to Garden Treasure

Saturday, November 4, 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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Winter Container Gardens
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Winter Container Gardens

Thursday, November 9, 2017

This lively and informative presentation highlights valuable tips and easy techniques for growing ornamentals and miniature evergreens throughout the fall and winter. It will also demonstrate different methods of decorating the containers with branches, berries, and twigs for the holiday season. ...

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Institute for Non-Profits presents: Social and Digital Media Strategy Basics for 2018
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Institute for Non-Profits presents: Social and Digital Media Strategy Basics for 2018

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Is your organization still clinging to their Google Plus and MySpace pages? It's almost 2018 and the rules have changed - but the need for engagement remains the same. Take 2 hours and analyze your current social and digital presences, and learn some best practices that can help you develop yo...

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Fall Children's Reading Program
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Fall Children's Reading Program

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Snug as a Hug on a Rug An interactive pre-S.T.E.A.M. investigation about why the arrival of autumn causes such special changes for both young children and local woodland animals. Preschool children will be introduced to the basic concepts of adaption (stay), hibernation (sleep), and m...

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Winter Container Gardens
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Winter Container Gardens

Thursday, November 16, 2017

This lively and informative presentation highlights valuable tips and easy techniques for growing ornamentals and miniature evergreens throughout the fall and winter. It will also demonstrate different methods of decorating the containers with branches, berries, and twigs for the holiday season. ...

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Fall Children's Reading Program
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Fall Children's Reading Program

Monday, November 20, 2017

Snug as a Hug on a Rug An interactive pre-S.T.E.A.M. investigation about why the arrival of autumn causes such special changes for both young children and local woodland animals. Preschool children will be introduced to the basic concepts of adaption (stay), hibernation (sleep), and...

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Floral Arrangement Class: Autumn Centerpiece
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Floral Arrangement Class: Autumn Centerpiece

Monday, November 20, 2017

Floral Arrangement: Autumn Centerpiece.During this course, students will learn how to create a lovely Fall centerpiece for your holiday table. Arrangement materials will include flowers in fall colors, a pumpkin container, and fall decorations for each student. This is a wonderful opportunity to ...

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 Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2017
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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2017

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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