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Edible Landscapes

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

The possibilities are endless and oh, so inviting! Edible Landscaping is a beautiful, sustainable, and tasty alternative to traditional landscaping. Many trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants with edible parts can serve the same function as ornamentals and can look just as good. This program will ...

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Earth Day Stream-a-thon 2021

CNBC Short Special on Plastics Pollution & Discussion

Thursday, April 22, 2021

About the Screening and Discussion7:00pm CNBC Short Special on Plastics Pollution & Discussion Join CCEDC's Resource Educator Michelle Gluck and Suzanne Barclay, Executive Director, CCE Rockland on Facebook Live or Zoom for a viewing of 2020 CNBC Special Report on Plastics (15min) and post...

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Earth Day Stream-a-thon 2021

2021 Earth Day Stream-a-thon!

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Our Earth Day Stream-a-thon was such a success last year, that we will host another one this April 22nd, 2021! CCE educators and staff from across the Hudson Valley will use virtual and social media platforms to provide a day chock-full of short presentations pertaining to a wide range of environ...

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Board of Directors Meeting (Online & Open to the Public)

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Our Board of Directors meeting, starting at 5:30 pm, will be held via Zoom. Any Rockland resident is invited to attend. If interested in attending, please email or call us for the link.CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surround...

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Fran Hellman of Four Paws Guidance Dog Training leads a dog obedience for youth session outside our building.

Beginner Dog Training for Youth

Saturday, May 1, 2021

Rockland County 4-H presents: Beginner Dog Training TechniquesAbout the program:This foundation training class employs positive training methods that reward desirable behaviors to help your dog learn in a humane way. These methods foster a trusting and closer bond between owners and their ...

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Young (and Adult!) Explorers Nature Hike

Sunday, May 2, 2021

Discover nature, make new friends, and have fun! About the Program On these exploratory hikes, we will be looking at various forms of life in the forest, from plants and trees to birds and bugs. We will learn about the delicate ecosystem in which the forest exists and how various life form...

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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2021 [Now Online]

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

The Fertilizer Law class will be offered as a webinar until further notice. For more information and to register, visit our online registration portal. CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and due to a...

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Garden Design for Beginners

Thursday, May 6, 2021

In this class you will learn how to use the principles of design to plan a garden or to rejuvenate an existing property. The topics will include site evaluation and components of the design process such as the use of color, the role of structure, and characteristics of plants. The “why” and “how”...

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Fran Hellman of Four Paws Guidance Dog Training leads a dog obedience for youth session outside our building.

Beginner Dog Training for Youth

Saturday, May 8, 2021

Rockland County 4-H presents: Beginner Dog Training TechniquesAbout the program:This foundation training class employs positive training methods that reward desirable behaviors to help your dog learn in a humane way. These methods foster a trusting and closer bond between owners and their ...

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Sustainable Landscapes Series

Sustainable Landscapes: Lawns & Turf Management

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Join us for the next session of our Sustainable Landscapes series.Lawns & Turf Management About the Sustainable Landscapes SeriesThe series features 9 sessions on topics that help residents reduce water waste at home, including: water-wise plant selection, managing lawns, rain gardens, and m...

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Bee friendly Backyards

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Promoting Landscape Practices that Support Pollinators and Other Beneficial InsectsOur native bees and insects are struggling; we can help to improve their lot and preserve their important role in our ecosystems. This class will show participants how to attract native bees and insects to backy...

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Fran Hellman of Four Paws Guidance Dog Training leads a dog obedience for youth session outside our building.

Beginner Dog Training for Youth

Saturday, May 15, 2021

Rockland County 4-H presents: Beginner Dog Training TechniquesAbout the program:This foundation training class employs positive training methods that reward desirable behaviors to help your dog learn in a humane way. These methods foster a trusting and closer bond between owners and their ...

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Fran Hellman of Four Paws Guidance Dog Training leads a dog obedience for youth session outside our building.

Beginner Dog Training for Youth

Saturday, May 22, 2021

Rockland County 4-H presents: Beginner Dog Training TechniquesAbout the program:This foundation training class employs positive training methods that reward desirable behaviors to help your dog learn in a humane way. These methods foster a trusting and closer bond between owners and their ...

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Board of Directors Meeting (Online & Open to the Public)

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Our Board of Directors meeting, starting at 5:30 pm, will be held via Zoom. Any Rockland resident is invited to attend. If interested in attending, please email or call us for the link.CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surround...

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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2021 [Now Online]

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

The Fertilizer Law class will be offered as a webinar until further notice. For more information and to register, visit our online registration portal. CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and due to a...

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Board of Directors Meeting (Online & Open to the Public)

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Our Board of Directors meeting, starting at 5:30 pm, will be held via Zoom. Any Rockland resident is invited to attend. If interested in attending, please email or call us for the link.CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surround...

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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2021 [Now Online]

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

The Fertilizer Law class will be offered as a webinar until further notice. For more information and to register, visit our online registration portal. CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and due to a...

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Board of Directors Meeting (Online & Open to the Public)

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Our Board of Directors meeting, starting at 5:30 pm, will be held via Zoom. Any Rockland resident is invited to attend. If interested in attending, please email or call us for the link.CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surround...

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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2021 [Now Online]

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

The Fertilizer Law class will be offered as a webinar until further notice. For more information and to register, visit our online registration portal. CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and due to a...

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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2021 [Now Online]

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

The Fertilizer Law class will be offered as a webinar until further notice. For more information and to register, visit our online registration portal. CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and due to a...

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Board of Directors Meeting (Online & Open to the Public)

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Our Board of Directors meeting, starting at 5:30 pm, will be held via Zoom. Any Rockland resident is invited to attend. If interested in attending, please email or call us for the link.CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surround...

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Sustainability Walk & Showcase Fundraiser

Saturday, October 2, 2021

Rain or Shine! Get Out, Get Active, & Play in Nature with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rockland County! About the Event Join us during peak leaf-peeping-season at the scenic Congers Lake in Congers, NY, for our first annual Sustainability Walk & Showcase. Take advantage of thi...

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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2021 [Now Online]

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

The Fertilizer Law class will be offered as a webinar until further notice. For more information and to register, visit our online registration portal. CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and due to a...

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Board of Directors Meeting (Online & Open to the Public)

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Our Board of Directors meeting, starting at 5:30 pm, will be held via Zoom. Any Rockland resident is invited to attend. If interested in attending, please email or call us for the link.CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surround...

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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2021 [Now Online]

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

The Fertilizer Law class will be offered as a webinar until further notice. For more information and to register, visit our online registration portal. CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and due to a...

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Board of Directors Meeting (Online & Open to the Public)

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Our Board of Directors meeting, starting at 5:30 pm, will be held via Zoom. Any Rockland resident is invited to attend. If interested in attending, please email or call us for the link.CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surround...

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Fertilizer Law Certificate Program 2021 [Now Online]

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

The Fertilizer Law class will be offered as a webinar until further notice. For more information and to register, visit our online registration portal. CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and due to a...

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Board of Directors Meeting (Online & Open to the Public)

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Our Board of Directors meeting, starting at 5:30 pm, will be held via Zoom. Any Rockland resident is invited to attend. If interested in attending, please email or call us for the link.CCE prioritizes the health, safety and well-being of the communities we serve. Given the uncertainty surround...

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