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CLOSED for the Holiday Season!
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CLOSED for the Holiday Season!

Monday, December 24, 2018

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!
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CLOSED for the Holiday Season!

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

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
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Offices closed for New Years

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

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

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New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship 2019
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New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship 2019

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

The New York Farm Bureau Promotion & Education Committee is encouraging high school seniors who have been involved with agriculture and plan on continuing studies in this field to apply for the 2019 New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship.  Applicant Guidelines¨ 2019 gradua...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

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

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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!
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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!

Friday, January 11, 2019

Bringing visitors to your farm can create new income streams as trends indicate that nature and agricultural tourism is on the rise in the Catskills region. Agritourism can also be a source of risk to the farm business. Five seminars will teach how to manage risk followed by a panel of successful...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

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

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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!
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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!

Friday, January 18, 2019

Bringing visitors to your farm can create new income streams as trends indicate that nature and agricultural tourism is on the rise in the Catskills region. Agritourism can also be a source of risk to the farm business. Five seminars will teach how to manage risk followed by a panel of successful...

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4-H Public Presentation Training - Otsego County
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4-H Public Presentation Training - Otsego County

Saturday, January 19, 2019

A key for succeeding in this world is being able to have your voice heard.4-H provides an opportunity for youth to learn this valuable skill through public presentations. A 4-H public presentation is showing and telling somebody else how to do something that you ALREADY KNOW HOW TO DO! This c...

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CLOSED for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
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CLOSED for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 21, 2019

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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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

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

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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!
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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!

Friday, January 25, 2019

Bringing visitors to your farm can create new income streams as trends indicate that nature and agricultural tourism is on the rise in the Catskills region. Agritourism can also be a source of risk to the farm business. Five seminars will teach how to manage risk followed by a panel of successful...

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4-H Leaders Lunch
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4-H Leaders Lunch

Saturday, January 26, 2019

4-H Volunteers are invited to gather and be recognized for the time given to 4-H youth.  Lunch will be served at this event.  A $5 donation for the cost is required to help with the cost of lunch. RSVP by Friday, January 18.

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

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

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New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship 2019
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New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

The New York Farm Bureau Promotion & Education Committee is encouraging high school seniors who have been involved with agriculture and plan on continuing studies in this field to apply for the 2019 New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship.  Applicant Guidelines¨ 2019 gradua...

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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!
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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!

Friday, February 1, 2019

Bringing visitors to your farm can create new income streams as trends indicate that nature and agricultural tourism is on the rise in the Catskills region. Agritourism can also be a source of risk to the farm business. Five seminars will teach how to manage risk followed by a panel of successful...

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4-H International Night!
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4-H International Night!

Friday, February 1, 2019

And My World comes to life in Otsego County! Come see the world at 4-H International Night.  4-H Clubs and Individuals/Families choose a country and explore their foods, customs and culture. They then share what they learned about the country.  Brighten up your winter and e...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

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

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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!
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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!

Friday, February 8, 2019

Bringing visitors to your farm can create new income streams as trends indicate that nature and agricultural tourism is on the rise in the Catskills region. Agritourism can also be a source of risk to the farm business. Five seminars will teach how to manage risk followed by a panel of successful...

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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays
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Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes - Tuesdays

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

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

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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!
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Manage Risk in Your Agritourism Business!

Friday, February 15, 2019

Bringing visitors to your farm can create new income streams as trends indicate that nature and agricultural tourism is on the rise in the Catskills region. Agritourism can also be a source of risk to the farm business. Five seminars will teach how to manage risk followed by a panel of successful...

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CLOSED for Presidents' Day
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CLOSED for Presidents' Day

Monday, February 18, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension Schoharie and Otsego Counties will be closed Monday, February 18 in observance of the Presidents' Day federal holiday.

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4-H Public Presentations (Otsego County)
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4-H Public Presentations (Otsego County)

Saturday, February 23, 2019

4-H Public Presentations in Otsego County is a program in which youth learn to create a presentation and develop the skills needed to present it before an audience. They learn about the research process and the steps needed to organize information into an interesting and creative presentation. Fo...

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4-H Shooting Sports 2019 Winter Northeast Regional Workshop
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4-H Shooting Sports 2019 Winter Northeast Regional Workshop

Friday, February 22, 2019

The New York Sportsman Educators Workshop presented by NY State 4-H Shooting Sports will be held at the Saratoga County Cooperative Extension Center, Ballston Spa, NY.  Please contact CCE Saratoga County at 518-885-8995 or Marilyn Preissler at mkp2@cornell.edu for more information.The N...

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New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship 2019
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New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship 2019

Friday, March 1, 2019

The New York Farm Bureau Promotion & Education Committee is encouraging high school seniors who have been involved with agriculture and plan on continuing studies in this field to apply for the 2019 New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship.  Applicant Guidelines¨ 2019 gradua...

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4-H Public Presentations (Otsego County)
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4-H Public Presentations (Otsego County)

Saturday, March 2, 2019

4-H Public Presentations in Otsego County is a program in which youth learn to create a presentation and develop the skills needed to present it before an audience. They learn about the research process and the steps needed to organize information into an interesting and creative presentation. Fo...

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4-H District Horse and Dairy Quiz Bowl Competition
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4-H District Horse and Dairy Quiz Bowl Competition

Saturday, March 9, 2019

The primary objective of Animal Bowl contests is to provide an opportunity for youth enrolled in 4-H animal projects to demonstrate their knowledge of animal related subject matter in a competitive setting where attitudes of friendliness and fairness prevail. It is also hoped that these contests ...

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4-H Capital Days Nominations Due
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4-H Capital Days Nominations Due

Friday, March 15, 2019

4-H Capital Days gives youth an opportunity to meet and interact with legislators and tell their 4-H story, create an awareness of career opportunities in New York State government, better understand state government, and network with delegates from other counties. Delegates are chosen by their c...

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Agricultural Literacy Week 2019
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Agricultural Literacy Week 2019

Monday, March 18, 2019

In celebration of New York agriculture, volunteers throughout the state will read a book with an agricultural theme to second graders. Students and teachers will also benefit from hands-on lessons and receive follow up activities. The book will be donated to the school or classroom library with a...

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Dairy Discovery Workshop
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Dairy Discovery Workshop

Friday, March 29, 2019

The annual Dairy Discovery program provides New York youth with fun, hands-on science-oriented learning experiences on dairy production and management topics which feature the unique facilities, industry professionals, and staff of Cornell University.Dairy Discovery is a hands-on workshop held an...

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4-H Theater Club Spring Production
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4-H Theater Club Spring Production

Friday, April 5, 2019

The Hartwick 4-H Theater Guild's spring production, Peter Pan. Performances on April 5 at 7 p.m. and April 6, 2 & 7 p.m.

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4-H Theater Club Spring Production
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4-H Theater Club Spring Production

Saturday, April 6, 2019

The Hartwick 4-H Theater Guild's spring production, Peter Pan. Performances on April 5 at 7 p.m. and April 6, 2 & 7 p.m.

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4-H Theater Club Spring Production
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4-H Theater Club Spring Production

Saturday, April 6, 2019

The Hartwick 4-H Theater Guild's spring production, Peter Pan. Performances on April 5 at 7 p.m. and April 6, 2 & 7 p.m.

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State Teen Action Representative Retreat (STARR)
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State Teen Action Representative Retreat (STARR)

Friday, April 5, 2019

Want to be a STARR?STARR is a three-day, fun-filled event where 4-H teens participate in a wide variety of workshops and activities that are meant to challenge, excite and further develop life skills. The event is planned by teens and adults serving on the youth/adult STARR planning committee. ST...

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4-H Auction Clinic
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4-H Auction Clinic

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Mandatory for 2019 4-H Auction Participants  OPEN to all 4-H members.Topics  Nutrition:  How to grow a winning market animal You will create an edible ration! Tools of the Trade:  Showing your market animalMarketing (Bidders): Finding and meeting Bidders...

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Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine - Open House
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Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine - Open House

Saturday, April 13, 2019

DOORS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FROM 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. The students, faculty, and staff of the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine invite you, your family and friends to our 52nd Annual Open House.Open House is our opportunity to share the joys of our profession with the community. Vet...

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Earth Festival 2019
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Earth Festival 2019

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Earth Festival is an environmentally focused, interactive event featuring exhibits, workshops, vendors, food and entertainment, all with a fun, earth-friendly twist. OLA will be present to answer your questions. Stop by browse our handouts & posters. Fill out a membership form.Stop by and check o...

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Cornell Animal Crackers
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Cornell Animal Crackers

Saturday, May 4, 2019

The annual Animal Crackers program provides New York youth with fun hands-on science-oriented learning experiences on Animal Science topics which feature the unique facilities and staff of Cornell University.

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4-H Calf Sale - Otsego County
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4-H Calf Sale - Otsego County

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Otsego County 4-H Youth are actively involved in all phases of preparation and the sale itself. Come support our local youth for all of their hard work! Silent Auction prior to the saleFood will be available

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4-H Capital Days
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4-H Capital Days

Sunday, May 19, 2019

4-H Capital Days is a NYSACCE4-HE sponsored event that gives youth an opportunity to meet and interact with legislators and tell their 4-H story. 4-H Capital Days creates awareness of career opportunities in New York State government, better understand state government, and network with delegates...

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CLOSED for Memorial Day
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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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4-H 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 is now open. Contact your 4-H office to receive information for your county.Career Explorations has two tracks.University U for teens entering ...

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CLOSED for the 4th of July Holiday
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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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The Junior Livestock Show
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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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The Junior Livestock Show
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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
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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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4-H Livestock Auction
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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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Otsego County 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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CLOSED for 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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The Great New York State 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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CLOSED for 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!
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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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