Parenting Programs

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month with lots of programs being held at Fort Drum that are open to the public.

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4-H Outdoor Adventure Club

​If you are interested in hiking, outdoor survival skills, campfire cooking, or geocaching, then this club is the perfect fit! Open to all youth ages 8-18. Call 315-788-8450 for more details and to register.

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Newsletters and More

Find out more about the work of Extension by signing up for more information about local foods, 4-H Camp Wabasso, and/or any of our free local electronic newsletters!

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips!

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to canning and parenting to youth development. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call to learn more! We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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The De-Coders - 4-H Coding Program

​Attention all youth between the ages of 8 and 12! Come learn the basics of computer coding - no experience required! Call 315-788-8450 to sign up.

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2-Day Tractor Safety and Maintenance Workshop

Are you a farmer who is interested in scaling up farm production through investment in your first tractor or upgrading to a bigger piece of equipment? Are you a beginning or experienced farmer who wants to understand tractors better?

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Master Gardener Plant Sale

Come early for the best selection! Choose from annuals, perennials, vegetables, flowers, and more.

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Pollinator Pathway Workshop

​A Pollinator Pathway is a series of gardens with native plant species that form a distinctive vegetative path for pollinators. Join us on May 11 to learn how you can become part of the project!

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Asian Cooking Class

​Spice up your life with recipes that incorporate the flavors of Chinese, Vietnamese,and Thai cuisine.

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Farm Tour for Veterans

​How does a veteran get into the agricultural business? To hear how a veteran made his dream a reality, join us to take a tour of his beef farm, network with other veterans, get your questions answered, and enjoy a picnic. RSVP to 315-788-8450.

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Last updated April 20, 2017