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Snack plate with apples, cheese, and almonds

Snack Attack: Kids Cooking Club

Monday, May 10, 2021

Are you ready to step-up your snack game? Join our weekly Snack Attack series to learn all about creating tasty and nutritious snacks. Recipes will be sent ahead so you can cook alongside Ms. Elizabeth. Open to youth in grades 1-5. Register in advance to receive the Zoom link! 

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Vegetarian Meal

Vibrant Vegetarian Meals

Monday, May 10, 2021

Are you looking to add more budget-friendly meals to your weekly menu? Join our FREE workshops and learn all about swapping your favorite recipes for plant-packed versions that are sure to win over your family and friends. Open to teens and adults! Each week will feature a different recipe. ...

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regenerative agriculture

Regenerative Agriculture

Monday, May 10, 2021

Open to students in grades 7-12. Regenerative agriculture focuses on sustainable farming AND returning unusable land to healthy, viable farmland. Explore regenerative agriculture by helping to solve real farm problems. Learn about food forests, silvioculture, permaculture, agroecology, and m...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Vegetarian Meal

Vibrant Vegetarian Meals

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Are you looking to add more budget-friendly meals to your weekly menu? Join our FREE workshops and learn all about swapping your favorite recipes for plant-packed versions that are sure to win over your family and friends. Open to teens and adults! Each week will feature a different recipe. ...

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regenerative agriculture

Regenerative Agriculture

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Open to students in grades 7-12. Regenerative agriculture focuses on sustainable farming AND returning unusable land to healthy, viable farmland. Explore regenerative agriculture by helping to solve real farm problems. Learn about food forests, silvioculture, permaculture, agroecology, and m...

Read more

Community group meeting, diverse figures, people of color

Board of Director's Meeting

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Board meetings are generally the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Board meetings are typically held at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County office at 203 N. Hamilton St. Watertown. However, Board meetings will continue to be held virtually online until such time as the ...

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Community group meeting, diverse figures, people of color

Board of Director's Meeting

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Board meetings are generally the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Board meetings are typically held at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County office at 203 N. Hamilton St. Watertown. However, Board meetings will continue to be held virtually online until such time as the ...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Thursday, May 13, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Woman cooking while watching virtual cooking class

Health on the Go

Thursday, May 13, 2021

Join families across Northern NY over Facebook for weekly workshops, recipes, connections to local food, ways to stay active with kids, and more!Busy families need modern solutions to setting goals and staying healthy. Join our nutrition educators and other parents over Facebook. Join the Fa...

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Plant growing

Annual Master Gardener Plant Sale

Saturday, May 15, 2021

AnnualsPerennialsTreesShrubsBedding PlantsVegetablesHerbsHouseplantsSocial distancing and masks are required! The plant sale will take place in the CCE Jefferson parking lot.

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Snack plate with apples, cheese, and almonds

Snack Attack: Kids Cooking Club

Monday, May 17, 2021

Are you ready to step-up your snack game? Join our weekly Snack Attack series to learn all about creating tasty and nutritious snacks. Recipes will be sent ahead so you can cook alongside Ms. Elizabeth. Open to youth in grades 1-5. Register in advance to receive the Zoom link! 

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Vegetarian Meal

Vibrant Vegetarian Meals

Monday, May 17, 2021

Are you looking to add more budget-friendly meals to your weekly menu? Join our FREE workshops and learn all about swapping your favorite recipes for plant-packed versions that are sure to win over your family and friends. Open to teens and adults! Each week will feature a different recipe. ...

Read more

regenerative agriculture

Regenerative Agriculture

Monday, May 17, 2021

Open to students in grades 7-12. Regenerative agriculture focuses on sustainable farming AND returning unusable land to healthy, viable farmland. Explore regenerative agriculture by helping to solve real farm problems. Learn about food forests, silvioculture, permaculture, agroecology, and m...

Read more

community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Vegetarian Meal

Vibrant Vegetarian Meals

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Are you looking to add more budget-friendly meals to your weekly menu? Join our FREE workshops and learn all about swapping your favorite recipes for plant-packed versions that are sure to win over your family and friends. Open to teens and adults! Each week will feature a different recipe. ...

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Chicks

Poultry 101: Raising Chicks, Ducklings, and Poults

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Springtime is the time of year to begin raising poultry. This online class, through Zoom, is structured for beginners to learn the basics of raising chicks, ducklings and poults from start to finish. The webinar will include information on the best management practices, bird care, production mode...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Woman cooking while watching virtual cooking class

Health on the Go

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Join families across Northern NY over Facebook for weekly workshops, recipes, connections to local food, ways to stay active with kids, and more!Busy families need modern solutions to setting goals and staying healthy. Join our nutrition educators and other parents over Facebook. Join the Fa...

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Snack plate with apples, cheese, and almonds

Snack Attack: Kids Cooking Club

Monday, May 24, 2021

Are you ready to step-up your snack game? Join our weekly Snack Attack series to learn all about creating tasty and nutritious snacks. Recipes will be sent ahead so you can cook alongside Ms. Elizabeth. Open to youth in grades 1-5. Register in advance to receive the Zoom link! 

Read more

Vegetarian Meal

Vibrant Vegetarian Meals

Monday, May 24, 2021

Are you looking to add more budget-friendly meals to your weekly menu? Join our FREE workshops and learn all about swapping your favorite recipes for plant-packed versions that are sure to win over your family and friends. Open to teens and adults! Each week will feature a different recipe. ...

Read more

community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Vegetarian Meal

Vibrant Vegetarian Meals

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Are you looking to add more budget-friendly meals to your weekly menu? Join our FREE workshops and learn all about swapping your favorite recipes for plant-packed versions that are sure to win over your family and friends. Open to teens and adults! Each week will feature a different recipe. ...

Read more

community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Woman cooking while watching virtual cooking class

Health on the Go

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Join families across Northern NY over Facebook for weekly workshops, recipes, connections to local food, ways to stay active with kids, and more!Busy families need modern solutions to setting goals and staying healthy. Join our nutrition educators and other parents over Facebook. Join the Fa...

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Gardening

Farm Ops Master Gardener Training

Monday, May 3, 2021

Open to Transitioning Service Members and VeteransOnline Master Gardener Training: Monday-Thursday, April 5th - April 28th, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PMOnline class instruction from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM.1 hour lunch followed by online Farm Ops project work from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM.Practicum for Master Gardener...

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Youth around a camp fire at 4-H Camp Wabasso

Adirondack Camp on Long Pond

Friday, May 28, 2021

A summer camp open to youth ages 14-18 of Active Duty, Guard, Reserve, and Retired personnel of all military branches. $50 fee is refundable if youth attends camp. Hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, and canoeing! Try out the 40-foot-tall TEAM Challenge Ropes Course. Zip line o...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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cubes of cheese on a cheese board, blurry round of cheese in background

Intro to Value-Added Dairy Processing

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

In recent years, dairies have seen decreased market prices. One option for farms to differentiate is small scale processing with direct to consumer sales. Options for value-added dairy processing might include farm branded bottled milk, cheese, butter, yogurt, and ice cream. Topics include local ...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Thursday, June 3, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Snack plate with apples, cheese, and almonds

Snack Attack: Kids Cooking Club

Monday, June 7, 2021

Are you ready to step-up your snack game? Join our weekly Snack Attack series to learn all about creating tasty and nutritious snacks. Recipes will be sent ahead so you can cook alongside Ms. Elizabeth. Open to youth in grades 1-5. Register in advance to receive the Zoom link! 

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Community group meeting, diverse figures, people of color

Board of Director's Meeting

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Board meetings are generally the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Board meetings are typically held at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County office at 203 N. Hamilton St. Watertown. However, Board meetings will continue to be held virtually online until such time as the ...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Monday, June 14, 2021

A two-hour program designed to assist parents in helping their children adjust to parental separation or divorce. Topics include:identifying parent/child reactions to divorce.developing skills for helping children cope.post-separation parenting.co-parenting versus parallel parenting.communicating...

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Snack plate with apples, cheese, and almonds

Snack Attack: Kids Cooking Club

Monday, June 14, 2021

Are you ready to step-up your snack game? Join our weekly Snack Attack series to learn all about creating tasty and nutritious snacks. Recipes will be sent ahead so you can cook alongside Ms. Elizabeth. Open to youth in grades 1-5. Register in advance to receive the Zoom link! 

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livestock auction informational meeting

4-H Livestock Readiness

Monday, June 14, 2021

This virtual program will teach basic principles of raising livestock. Open to all youth in Jefferson and neighboring counties.Meetings will be held via Zoom. Please register!February 22nd - Selection & PlanningMarch 8th - Expenses & Record KeepingApril 5th - Feed & Weight Maintenance April ...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Snack plate with apples, cheese, and almonds

Snack Attack: Kids Cooking Club

Monday, June 21, 2021

Are you ready to step-up your snack game? Join our weekly Snack Attack series to learn all about creating tasty and nutritious snacks. Recipes will be sent ahead so you can cook alongside Ms. Elizabeth. Open to youth in grades 1-5. Register in advance to receive the Zoom link! 

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Snack plate with apples, cheese, and almonds

Snack Attack: Kids Cooking Club

Monday, June 28, 2021

Are you ready to step-up your snack game? Join our weekly Snack Attack series to learn all about creating tasty and nutritious snacks. Recipes will be sent ahead so you can cook alongside Ms. Elizabeth. Open to youth in grades 1-5. Register in advance to receive the Zoom link! 

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livestock auction informational meeting

4-H Livestock Readiness

Monday, June 28, 2021

This virtual program will teach basic principles of raising livestock. Open to all youth in Jefferson and neighboring counties.Meetings will be held via Zoom. Please register!February 22nd - Selection & PlanningMarch 8th - Expenses & Record KeepingApril 5th - Feed & Weight Maintenance April ...

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4-H Career Explorations

4-H Career Explorations 2021

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Open to youth ages 13-19 that attend Alexandria Bay, Indian River, LaFargeville, Watertown, or Gouvernuer CSD's. Online virtual event with Cornell University Partners. Cost of registration is $50. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County will be covering the registration cost of thi...

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4-H Career Explorations

4-H Career Explorations 2021

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Open to youth ages 13-19 that attend Alexandria Bay, Indian River, LaFargeville, Watertown, or Gouvernuer CSD's. Online virtual event with Cornell University Partners. Cost of registration is $50. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County will be covering the registration cost of thi...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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4-H Career Explorations

4-H Career Explorations 2021

Thursday, July 1, 2021

Open to youth ages 13-19 that attend Alexandria Bay, Indian River, LaFargeville, Watertown, or Gouvernuer CSD's. Online virtual event with Cornell University Partners. Cost of registration is $50. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County will be covering the registration cost of thi...

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community and school gardens

Youth Gardening Club

Thursday, July 1, 2021

Join us in our garden to learn about growing food from the ground up. Take home your own plant and grow your knowledge of healthy eating. Grades 1st - 4th: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 30th at 4:00 PM Register: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/GardenClub1-4_222 Grades 5th - 8th: Thursdays, Ma...

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Hiking

High Peaks Adirondack Backpacking Camp

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

A summer camp open to youth ages 14-18 of Active Duty, Guard, Reserve, and Retired personnel of all military branches. $50 fee is refundable if youth attends camp.Backpack through the Adirondacks!Explore what is over the stream, in the cave, under the brush, and through the woods.Pitch tents...

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Community group meeting, diverse figures, people of color

Board of Director's Meeting

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Board meetings are generally the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Board meetings are typically held at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County office at 203 N. Hamilton St. Watertown. However, Board meetings will continue to be held virtually online until such time as the ...

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Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Thursday, July 15, 2021

A two-hour program designed to assist parents in helping their children adjust to parental separation or divorce. Topics include:identifying parent/child reactions to divorce.developing skills for helping children cope.post-separation parenting.co-parenting versus parallel parenting.communicating...

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livestock auction informational meeting

4-H Livestock Readiness

Saturday, July 17, 2021

This virtual program will teach basic principles of raising livestock. Open to all youth in Jefferson and neighboring counties.Meetings will be held via Zoom. Please register!February 22nd - Selection & PlanningMarch 8th - Expenses & Record KeepingApril 5th - Feed & Weight Maintenance April ...

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Small group nutrition class

Nutrition and Health Advisory Committee Meeting

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

This group of community members assists our nutrition staff with ideas and programs to assist our residents in making healthy choices the easier choices.

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Camp Wabasso

Environmental Expeditions Camp

Sunday, July 18, 2021

A summer camp open to youth ages 14-18 of Active Duty, Guard, Reserve, and Retired personnel of all military branches. $50 fee is refundable if youth attends camp. Learn survival skills like wild edible identification, orienteering, shelter building, and fire building! Compete in a...

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calf

Calf Barn Ventilation Program

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Join us for a free on-farm demonstration (including fogging the barn) and discussion about the importance of adequate calf barn ventilation and the impacts ventilation has on calf health and performance. This program is applicable to any sized dairy farm, and any type of calf barn ventilation sys...

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calf

Calf Barn Ventilation Program

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Join us for a free on-farm demonstration (including fogging the barn) and discussion about the importance of adequate calf barn ventilation and the impacts ventilation has on calf health and performance. This program is applicable to any sized dairy farm, and any type of calf barn ventilation sys...

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Girl shooting bow and arrow at summer camp

Nature Investigators Camp

Sunday, August 1, 2021

A summer camp open to army youth ages 12-16 who have parents who are currently deployed, six months prior to deploying, or six months following a deployment. $25 non-refundable deposit Explore the possibilities associated with stewardship and sustainability. Learn to use biofuel st...

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Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Monday, August 9, 2021

A two-hour program designed to assist parents in helping their children adjust to parental separation or divorce. Topics include:identifying parent/child reactions to divorce.developing skills for helping children cope.post-separation parenting.co-parenting versus parallel parenting.communicating...

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Two girls kayaking on Millsite Lake

Outdoor Adventure Camp

Sunday, August 8, 2021

A summer camp open to youth ages 12-16 who have parents who are wounded warriors or were killed in action. $25 non-refundable depositGo for nature hikes.Learn to use biofuel stoves.Set up a tent and start a fire.Use and read topographical maps.And much more! Due to state guidelines, the...

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Community group meeting, diverse figures, people of color

Board of Director's Meeting

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Board meetings are generally the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Board meetings are typically held at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County office at 203 N. Hamilton St. Watertown. However, Board meetings will continue to be held virtually online until such time as the ...

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Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

A two-hour program designed to assist parents in helping their children adjust to parental separation or divorce. Topics include:identifying parent/child reactions to divorce.developing skills for helping children cope.post-separation parenting.co-parenting versus parallel parenting.communicating...

Read more

Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Thursday, October 14, 2021

A two-hour program designed to assist parents in helping their children adjust to parental separation or divorce. Topics include:identifying parent/child reactions to divorce.developing skills for helping children cope.post-separation parenting.co-parenting versus parallel parenting.communicating...

Read more

Small group nutrition class

Nutrition and Health Advisory Committee Meeting

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

This group of community members assists our nutrition staff with ideas and programs to assist our residents in making healthy choices the easier choices.

Read more

Community group meeting, diverse figures, people of color

Board of Director's Meeting

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Board meetings are generally the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Board meetings are typically held at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County office at 203 N. Hamilton St. Watertown. However, Board meetings will continue to be held virtually online until such time as the ...

Read more

Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Thursday, November 4, 2021

A two-hour program designed to assist parents in helping their children adjust to parental separation or divorce. Topics include:identifying parent/child reactions to divorce.developing skills for helping children cope.post-separation parenting.co-parenting versus parallel parenting.communicating...

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Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Parenting After Separation or Divorce

Monday, December 6, 2021

A two-hour program designed to assist parents in helping their children adjust to parental separation or divorce. Topics include:identifying parent/child reactions to divorce.developing skills for helping children cope.post-separation parenting.co-parenting versus parallel parenting.communicating...

Read more

Community group meeting, diverse figures, people of color

Board of Director's Meeting

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Board meetings are generally the second Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Board meetings are typically held at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson County office at 203 N. Hamilton St. Watertown. However, Board meetings will continue to be held virtually online until such time as the ...

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