4-H Wants Your Input

Jefferson County 4-H wants your input! We are reaching out to the community to learn how to strengthen and meet the needs of the youth we serve through an anonymous survey. If you wish, you may also register to win a $100 Visa gift card. Thank you!

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Parenting the Magic Years

​Children change so fast in the first four years! This six-session course will help you find successful ways to navigate through these challenging, yet rewarding, times.

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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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Dairy Day

​You will learn about feeding the "right" quality forage vs. the "highest" quality forage, preserving ground water resources, making decisions about new technologies on the dairy, and more. Cost is $30 per person. Register by January 12- 315-788-8450

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Computer Science Education Week

​Each year, tens of millions of youth around the world participate in the hour of code during this week. 4-H will offer the hour of code to different grades as follows: Dec. 4 - K-2 grade; Dec. 5 - 3-5 grade; Dec. 6 - 6-8 grade; Dec.7 - 9-12 grade.

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Sew in Saturdays!

​Join us for a morning of sewing for beginner and intermediate sewers. Bring your own sewing machine or use ours. Space is limited. Call Karen at 315-788-8450 to reserve your spot and find out what supplies you need to bring for your first creation.

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ScreamFree Parenting

​Join thousands of other parents in a movement of calmer parenting! We will teach you tools to get the structured, rewarding home life you have always wanted, with respectful children who are responsible for their own actions.

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Certified Lactation Consultants-CE Credits

​Need continuing education credits to keep your certification as a Certified Lactation Consultant? Join us for one of these webinars from the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) Knowledge Center.

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Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Learn the skills needed to successfully co-parent your children after a separation or divorce. Call 315-788-8450 to register.

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Last updated November 15, 2017