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Otsego Master Gardener Spring Plant Sale

Saturday, May 25, 2019

The Master Gardener Volunteers will offer their annual Plant Sale again this year on Saturday, May 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Education Center in Cooperstown.  A wide variety of plants specifically chosen to do well in Otsego County will be available.Featuring:  perennialsann...

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CLOSED for Memorial Day

Monday, May 27, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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Photo Clinic
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4-H Photo Clinic - Schoharie County

Saturday, June 1, 2019

4-H youth will learn equipment, lighting, composition and skill building.

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4-H Horse Riding Evaluation Day

Sunday, June 2, 2019

As with last year, the focus is to make sure 4-H Horse Program members in need of riding evaluations are given the best opportunity to succeed. This event will focus on 4-H’ers and Cloverbuds completing their evaluations prior to events such as Horse Camp and the Fair.Horse Evaluators are looking...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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4-H Rabbit Showmanship Clinic

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Is this your first year showing a rabbit? Do you need to brush up on your showmanship skills? Join us for an interactive rabbit showmanship workshop. All your questions will be answered by an experienced rabbit showman. Rabbits may be brought.Pre-Registration required by May 31 with Teresa Adell ...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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Horse Evaluations
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Horse Evaluations

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

​Youth who wish to participate in the county fair or at any other 4-H shows and events must be evaluated on the horse they will be riding or driving prior to participating in shows.

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Food Preservation: Successful Steps for Freezing Foods

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Successful Steps for Freezing Foods

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4-H Emblem Rainbow
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4-H Club Banner Workshop

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Create a club banner for this year's Otsego County Fair!  Every club can be represented in the aerial display in Martin Hall. Each banner eligible for entry in Martin Hall.All materials provided, just COME and have FUN!Independent/family members are also welcome to participate.Already have a...

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4-H Childcare Clinic
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4-H Child Care Clinic

Saturday, June 8, 2019

4-H youth will learn safety, child development, nutrition & entertainment, and business skills to help them in their babysitting business.

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Intro to Rifle, Shooting Sports
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4-H Shooting Sports - Intro to Rifle

Sunday, June 9, 2019

This workshop will train youth firearm safety and use of equipment while creating an appreciation and understanding of natural resources.

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Horse Camp
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4-H Horse Camp

Friday, June 7, 2019

Join Us for a Fun “Horse” Weekend! Enrolled 4-H Horse Project Members  Clinics and Fun Show.   Guidelines were mailed out to all registered 4-H horse project participants.   Horses must be registered as a project animal.4-H Horse Camp will again feature fun and engaging ice-br...

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Poultry Showmanship
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4-H Poultry Showmanship Clinic

Monday, June 10, 2019

Is this your first year showing poultry? Do you need to brush up on your showmanship skills? Join us for an interactive poultry showmanship workshop. All your questions will be answered by an experienced poultry showman. Poultry may be brought. Pre-Registration required by June 7 with Teresa...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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Broiler chickens at Nick's Organic Farm in Adamstown, MD (USDA).
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4-H Poultry Clinic & Pullorum Testing

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

A 4-H Poultry Clinic and Pullorum Testing will be held WITH our Poultry Superintendent, Stacey Grocott, assisted by Allie Grocott. Bring your bird for one on one tips! Testing will be conducted 5:30 - 7 p.m.The clinic (6 p.m.) will include:HOW TO:Properly complete your Fair entriesPrepare fo...

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4-H Sheep & Goat Showmanship Clinic

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Are you new to sheep, meat or dairy goats? Do your skills need to be sharpened? Join us for an interactive showmanship clinic lead by experienced showmen.

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties Education Center, Cooperstown NY
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Board of Directors Meeting - Cooperstown

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Our Board of Directors meetings are held in alternate months in meeting rooms at the Extension Center in Cobleskill or Cooperstown and begin at 6:30 p.m. except where noted. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

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New York State 4-H STEM CAMP

Friday, June 14, 2019

What is the 4-H STEM Program?  4-H aims to grow the next generation of inventors, entrepreneurs and problem-solvers by giving youth plenty of opportunities to try their hands at real world science. 4-H Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) projects give f...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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Horse Evaluations
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Horse Evaluations

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Youth who wish to participate in the county fair or at any other 4-H shows and events must be evaluated on the horse they will be riding or driving prior to participating in shows.Deadline for NYS 4-H Horse Certificates to the 4-H office is June 1PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIREDCONTACTTeresa Adelltla...

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Fair Entry Workshop
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Schoharie County Sunshine Fair Entry Workshop

Monday, June 24, 2019

Need help filling out entry forms? Sign up for our Fair Entry and Non-Animal Show workshop!

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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Career Explorations
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4-H Career Explorations

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

4-H Career Explorations allow youth to have fun while learning about science, engineering, technology, humanities and themselves.  Registration will open April 1. Contact your 4-H office to receive information for your county.Career Explorations has two tracks.University U for teens ent...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Monday, July 1, 2019

Interested in FREE Parent and Child cooking classes? Would you like to learn how to feed your family healthier meals and do it under budget? Prepare recipes you and your children will love? Plan nutritious meals that save time and money? Have a great learning experience with your child (childre...

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4th of July
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CLOSED for the 4th of July Holiday

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Our offices will be closed for the 4th of July Holiday.

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4-H Camp
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4-H Camp Shankitunk

Sunday, June 30, 2019

To view the 4-H Camp brochure click here.  Open to all girls & boys ages 8 to 16.  REGISTER NOW FOR 2019 SUMMER CAMP  Available for Fifteen Otsego County 4-H members!    REGISTER FOR RICKY J. PARISIAN CAMPERSHIP

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The Junior Livestock Show

Sunday, July 7, 2019

72nd Annual Show  Since 1947, The Farmers’ Museum has collaborated with the Cooperative Extension’s 4-H program to produce the Junior Livestock Show, which is the second largest youth competition in New York State.The Junior Livestock Show begins Sunday evening, July 7, at 5 p.m. with a...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Monday, July 8, 2019

Interested in FREE Parent and Child cooking classes? Would you like to learn how to feed your family healthier meals and do it under budget? Prepare recipes you and your children will love? Plan nutritious meals that save time and money? Have a great learning experience with your child (childre...

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The Junior Livestock Show

Monday, July 8, 2019

72nd Annual Show  Since 1947, The Farmers’ Museum has collaborated with the Cooperative Extension’s 4-H program to produce the Junior Livestock Show, which is the second largest youth competition in New York State.The Junior Livestock Show begins Sunday evening, July 7, at 5 p.m. with a...

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The Junior Livestock Show

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

72nd Annual Show  Since 1947, The Farmers’ Museum has collaborated with the Cooperative Extension’s 4-H program to produce the Junior Livestock Show, which is the second largest youth competition in New York State.The Junior Livestock Show begins Sunday evening, July 7, at 5 p.m. with a...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties Extension Center building, Cobleskill Office
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Board of Directors Meeting - Cobleskill

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Our Board of Directors meetings are held in alternate months in meeting rooms at the Extension Center in Cobleskill or Cooperstown and begin at 6:30 p.m. except where noted. Members of the public are welcome to attend. 

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4-H Camp
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4-H Camp Shankitunk

Sunday, July 7, 2019

To view the 4-H Camp brochure click here.  Open to all girls & boys ages 8 to 16.  REGISTER NOW FOR 2019 SUMMER CAMP  Available for Fifteen Otsego County 4-H members!    REGISTER FOR RICKY J. PARISIAN CAMPERSHIP

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John Wernet, DEC Forester, shows the damage caused by                                 Southern Pine Beetle on Long Island.
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Invasive Species Awareness Week

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Invasive species affect all New Yorkers - including hikers, highway personnel, birders, boaters, farmers and foresters. The mission of the New York Invasive Species Awareness Week (ISAW) is to promote knowledge and understanding of invasive species and the harm they can cause by engaging citizens...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Monday, July 15, 2019

Interested in FREE Parent and Child cooking classes? Would you like to learn how to feed your family healthier meals and do it under budget? Prepare recipes you and your children will love? Plan nutritious meals that save time and money? Have a great learning experience with your child (childre...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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4-H Camp
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4-H Camp Shankitunk

Sunday, July 14, 2019

To view the 4-H Camp brochure click here.  Open to all girls & boys ages 8 to 16.  REGISTER NOW FOR 2019 SUMMER CAMP  Available for Fifteen Otsego County 4-H members!    REGISTER FOR RICKY J. PARISIAN CAMPERSHIP

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Monday, July 22, 2019

Interested in FREE Parent and Child cooking classes? Would you like to learn how to feed your family healthier meals and do it under budget? Prepare recipes you and your children will love? Plan nutritious meals that save time and money? Have a great learning experience with your child (childre...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Join our hands on parent and child cooking class at CCE Extension Center for 6 lessons!

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4-H Camp
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4-H Camp Shankitunk

Sunday, July 21, 2019

To view the 4-H Camp brochure click here.  Open to all girls & boys ages 8 to 16.  REGISTER NOW FOR 2019 SUMMER CAMP  Available for Fifteen Otsego County 4-H members!    REGISTER FOR RICKY J. PARISIAN CAMPERSHIP

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Grasstravaganza July 25-27 2019. For more information visit www.cobleskill.edu/grasstravaganza
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Grasstravaganza 2019

Thursday, July 25, 2019

SUNY Cobleskill, in partnership with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), the New York Grazing Coalition, Soil and Water Conservation Districts and Cornell University Cooperative Extension, is hosting the 2019 Grasstravaganza at SUNY Cobleskill, July 25-27.The 2019 theme “Healt...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Monday, July 29, 2019

Interested in FREE Parent and Child cooking classes? Would you like to learn how to feed your family healthier meals and do it under budget? Prepare recipes you and your children will love? Plan nutritious meals that save time and money? Have a great learning experience with your child (childre...

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4-H Camp
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4-H Camp Shankitunk

Sunday, July 28, 2019

To view the 4-H Camp brochure click here.  Open to all girls & boys ages 8 to 16.  REGISTER NOW FOR 2019 SUMMER CAMP  Available for Fifteen Otsego County 4-H members!    REGISTER FOR RICKY J. PARISIAN CAMPERSHIP

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4-H Livestock Youth Members
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4-H Livestock Auction

Saturday, August 3, 2019

COME to the 5th Otsego County 4-H Livestock Auction! The 4-H program is very happy to be working side by side with the Fair board on this event. Mark your calendar!  The 4-H Livestock Auction is Saturday, August 3, 2019, 3 p.m. at the Otsego County Fair.We are pleased with the 4-H parti...

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Fair
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Otsego County Fair

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

The Otsego County Fair is an exciting time for 4-H'ers.  It's a time to show off their prize animal, baked goods, crafts and more.  COME SEE US AT THE FAIR!    

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes

Monday, August 5, 2019

Interested in FREE Parent and Child cooking classes? Would you like to learn how to feed your family healthier meals and do it under budget? Prepare recipes you and your children will love? Plan nutritious meals that save time and money? Have a great learning experience with your child (childre...

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2018 Sunshine Fair Banner
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Schoharie County Sunshine Fair

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Come see us at the Schoharie County Sunshine Fair!

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Family Farm Day
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Family Farm Day

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Saturday, August 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., provides a unique opportunity to discover so much of what our local agriculture has to offer.

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Labor Day
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CLOSED for Labor Day

Monday, September 2, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties will be closed in observance of Labor Day. 

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Fair
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The Great New York State Fair

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

The Great New York State Fair is a 13-day showcase of agriculture, entertainment, education, and technology.   For questions on Otsego County 4-H exhibits please contact Patti Zellmer, psz2@cornell.edu 607-547-2536 x 225For Questions on Schoharie County 4-H Exhibits please contact Teres...

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties Education Center, Cooperstown NY
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Board of Directors Meeting - Cooperstown

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Our Board of Directors meetings are held in alternate months in meeting rooms at the Extension Center in Cobleskill or Cooperstown and begin at 6:30 p.m. except where noted. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties Extension Center building, Cobleskill Office
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Board of Directors Meeting - Cobleskill

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Our Board of Directors meetings are held in alternate months in meeting rooms at the Extension Center in Cobleskill or Cooperstown and begin at 6:30 p.m. except where noted. Members of the public are welcome to attend. 

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Happy Columbus Day!
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CLOSED for Columbus Day

Monday, October 14, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties will be closed in observance of Columbus Day.

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Insectapalooza 2019 - Save the Date!

Saturday, October 19, 2019

This year's event will be held at Cornell University's Comstock Hall.  Come see the bizarre, bad, and beneficial of the insect world! The annual, one-day insect fair is hosted by the Department of Entomology at Cornell University. Insectapalooza is an interactive, hands-on experience th...

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CLOSED for Veteran's Day

Monday, November 11, 2019

Our offices will be closed on Veteran's Day, Monday, November 11, 2019.

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties Education Center, Cooperstown NY
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Board of Directors Meeting - Cooperstown

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Our Board of Directors meetings are held in alternate months in meeting rooms at the Extension Center in Cobleskill or Cooperstown and begin at 6:30 p.m. except where noted. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

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'The First Thanksgiving' by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris (1863–1930), oil on canvas. Postcard published by The Foundation Press, Inc., 1932. Reproduction of oil painting from series: The Pageant of a Nation.
The scene depicted here is a romanticized (idealized) version and not historically accurate. The clothing worn by the Pilgrims is incorrect, the Wampanoag did not wear feathered war bonnets, nor would they have been sitting on the ground.[1]
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CLOSED for the Thanksgiving Holiday

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Our offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 28 and 29 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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'The First Thanksgiving' by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris (1863–1930), oil on canvas. Postcard published by The Foundation Press, Inc., 1932. Reproduction of oil painting from series: The Pageant of a Nation.
The scene depicted here is a romanticized (idealized) version and not historically accurate. The clothing worn by the Pilgrims is incorrect, the Wampanoag did not wear feathered war bonnets, nor would they have been sitting on the ground.[1]
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CLOSED for the Thanksgiving Holiday

Friday, November 29, 2019

Our offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 28 and 29 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties Extension Center building, Cobleskill Office
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Board of Directors Meeting - Cobleskill

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Our Board of Directors meetings are held in alternate months in meeting rooms at the Extension Center in Cobleskill or Cooperstown and begin at 6:30 p.m. except where noted. Members of the public are welcome to attend. 

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CLOSED for the Holiday Season!

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties will be closed for the holiday season on December 24 and 25.  

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CLOSED for the Holiday Season!

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties will be closed for the holiday season on December 24 and 25.  

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Offices closed for New Years

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties will be closed in observance of New Years.  

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Graphic for closure on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Original photo is in the public domain in the National Archives.
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CLOSED for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 20, 2020

The offices of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Schoharie and Otsego Counties will be closed in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. national holiday. 

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