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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H
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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Now accepting registrations for the 2019 Genesee County 4-H Tractor Safety Program! This certification allows youth 14 and 15 years of age to legally operate farm equipment for hire. The program includes 32 hours of training on farm safety, tractor safety, tractor operation and other relate...

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Buzz Lab Boot Camp Program
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Buzz Lab Boot Camp Program

Saturday, February 16, 2019

University of Rochester and Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Monroe County invites you to attend the program designed for small business owners and potential small business owners, such as farmers or food processors, in the Greater Rochester area.Lunch included!The discount price of ...

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LEWIS COUNTY 4-H TEEN WINTER WEEKEND
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LEWIS COUNTY 4-H TEEN WINTER WEEKEND

Friday, February 15, 2019

Join Lewis County 4-H from February 15 to 17, 2019 for a Teen Winter Weekend experience!(2/15/19: 6-8pm, Arrival/Registration  |  2/17/19: Pick up time is 11:30 am)Event is for New York State 4-H’ers ages 13 to 19 (as of January 1, 2019).Cost of program is $75.00 per participant. This w...

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2019 Presidents' Day Holiday
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2019 Presidents' Day Holiday

Monday, February 18, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Monroe County will be CLOSED on Monday, February 18th for Presidents' Day. The office will reopen at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, February 19th.

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Pesticide Applicator Training

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

2/14 DEC rules and regulations, updates2/14 Water Quality: Ecology and environmental considerations of pesticides and fertilizers2/19 Pesticide CORE Competency I – pesticide types, formulations, toxicity, and environmental considerations of pesticide use, calibration, mixing calculations, an...

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4-H Public Presentations Training (Monroe County)
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4-H Public Presentations Training (Monroe County)

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

It’s that time of year again, 4-H Public Presentations! It’s a great chance to be able to share information about a topic that you enjoy and know a lot about with other 4-H members. This is a great chance to have fun, meet new people, work on your organizational skills, and develop your ...

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Pesticide Applicator Training

Thursday, February 21, 2019

2/14 DEC rules and regulations, updates2/14 Water Quality: Ecology and environmental considerations of pesticides and fertilizers2/19 Pesticide CORE Competency I – pesticide types, formulations, toxicity, and environmental considerations of pesticide use, calibration, mixing calculations, an...

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Wonders of Washington 2019
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Wonders of Washington 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019

Plans are now under way for Wonders of Washington 2019! The trip is being coordinated by Joan Prouty, Washington County 4-H volunteer who has served in this role for several years. Rensselaer, Saratoga and Washington county staff provide support for Joan and manage the funds. Here are the de...

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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H
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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Now accepting registrations for the 2019 Genesee County 4-H Tractor Safety Program! This certification allows youth 14 and 15 years of age to legally operate farm equipment for hire. The program includes 32 hours of training on farm safety, tractor safety, tractor operation and other relate...

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Buzz Lab Boot Camp Program
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Buzz Lab Boot Camp Program

Saturday, February 23, 2019

University of Rochester and Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Monroe County invites you to attend the program designed for small business owners and potential small business owners, such as farmers or food processors, in the Greater Rochester area.Lunch included!The discount price of ...

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4-H Horse Bowl Practice
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4-H Horse Bowl Practice

Sunday, February 24, 2019

Horse Bowl practices will be at the following times. All practices will be held at Heritage Christian Stables in Webster. Please let Niki know who is coming. (RSVP!)Sunday, Dec 30: 2-3:30Sunday, Jan 6: 3:15-4:45Tues, Jan 22: 6:30-8For those wanting to participate at Regionals, remember you mus...

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Pesticide Applicator Training

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

2/14 DEC rules and regulations, updates2/14 Water Quality: Ecology and environmental considerations of pesticides and fertilizers2/19 Pesticide CORE Competency I – pesticide types, formulations, toxicity, and environmental considerations of pesticide use, calibration, mixing calculations, an...

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Pesticide Applicator Training

Thursday, February 28, 2019

2/14 DEC rules and regulations, updates2/14 Water Quality: Ecology and environmental considerations of pesticides and fertilizers2/19 Pesticide CORE Competency I – pesticide types, formulations, toxicity, and environmental considerations of pesticide use, calibration, mixing calculations, an...

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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)
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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County’s 4-H Program is sponsoring the Tractor Safety & Certification program beginning Thursday, January 31, 2019.This 8 week series is for youth 14-15 years old needing to meet the certification requirement of the US Department of Labor National Safe ...

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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H
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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Now accepting registrations for the 2019 Genesee County 4-H Tractor Safety Program! This certification allows youth 14 and 15 years of age to legally operate farm equipment for hire. The program includes 32 hours of training on farm safety, tractor safety, tractor operation and other relate...

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The Amazing World of Soil
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The Amazing World of Soil

Saturday, March 2, 2019

The Amazing World of Soil Agriculture & 4H Program presents fun facts about the importance of the soil. Yes, the soil!Soil is a precious commodity! The world supply is limited so we have to take a good care of what's left. A healthy soil allows for a good water infiltration and retention, the p...

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Buzz Lab Boot Camp Program
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Buzz Lab Boot Camp Program

Saturday, March 2, 2019

University of Rochester and Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Monroe County invites you to attend the program designed for small business owners and potential small business owners, such as farmers or food processors, in the Greater Rochester area.Lunch included!The discount price of ...

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2019 Regional 4-H Horse Extravaganza & District Dairy Bowl Event
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2019 Regional 4-H Horse Extravaganza & District Dairy Bowl Event

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Horse Extravaganza is a knowledge-based regional capstone event that provides an opportunity for youth enrolled in horse projects to demonstrate their knowledge of equine related subject matter in a competitive setting where attitudes of friendliness and fairness prevail. Horse Extravaganza wi...

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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course
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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course

Monday, March 4, 2019

Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports 5-week course  The Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports course takes place at Rochester Rifle Club in Brighton. The 4-H Shooting Sports programming utilizes the safe and responsible use of firearms to address youth subjects related to STEM, health living, a...

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Spotted Lantern Fly, a New Local Invasive Species
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Spotted Lantern Fly, a New Local Invasive Species

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Invasive Species Update: Spotted Lanternflywith Patty Wakefield-Brown, Finger Lakes PRISM outreach managerThe spotted lanternfly is an invasive pest from Asia whose preferred host is Ailanthus altissima (tree of heaven.) It also feeds on 70+ plants including grape, hops, apple, maple, black waln...

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NYS DEC pesticide exams

Thursday, March 7, 2019

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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)
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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County’s 4-H Program is sponsoring the Tractor Safety & Certification program beginning Thursday, January 31, 2019.This 8 week series is for youth 14-15 years old needing to meet the certification requirement of the US Department of Labor National Safe ...

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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H
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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Now accepting registrations for the 2019 Genesee County 4-H Tractor Safety Program! This certification allows youth 14 and 15 years of age to legally operate farm equipment for hire. The program includes 32 hours of training on farm safety, tractor safety, tractor operation and other relate...

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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course
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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course

Monday, March 11, 2019

Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports 5-week course  The Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports course takes place at Rochester Rifle Club in Brighton. The 4-H Shooting Sports programming utilizes the safe and responsible use of firearms to address youth subjects related to STEM, health living, a...

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Cornell Equine Seminar Series
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Cornell Equine Seminar Series

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Cornell Equine Seminar SeriesSECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTHCome learn about equine health and management topics from Cornell’s equine experts!January 8, 2019Dr. Mariana Diel de Amorim - Cornell Reproductive Medicine SpecialistWhat to expect when you are expecting- caring for your pregnant mare and...

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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)
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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County’s 4-H Program is sponsoring the Tractor Safety & Certification program beginning Thursday, January 31, 2019.This 8 week series is for youth 14-15 years old needing to meet the certification requirement of the US Department of Labor National Safe ...

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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H
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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Now accepting registrations for the 2019 Genesee County 4-H Tractor Safety Program! This certification allows youth 14 and 15 years of age to legally operate farm equipment for hire. The program includes 32 hours of training on farm safety, tractor safety, tractor operation and other relate...

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Annual Spring 4-H Rabbit Show - Orleans County
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Annual Spring 4-H Rabbit Show - Orleans County

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Save the date for Orleans County Annual Spring 4-H Rabbit Show The show will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 @ 10 am. Event will be held at the Orleans County 4-H Fairgrounds in the Trolley Bldg (same building as past shows). More information to follow. Update expected around February 1,...

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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course
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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course

Monday, March 18, 2019

Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports 5-week course  The Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports course takes place at Rochester Rifle Club in Brighton. The 4-H Shooting Sports programming utilizes the safe and responsible use of firearms to address youth subjects related to STEM, health living, a...

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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)
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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County’s 4-H Program is sponsoring the Tractor Safety & Certification program beginning Thursday, January 31, 2019.This 8 week series is for youth 14-15 years old needing to meet the certification requirement of the US Department of Labor National Safe ...

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2019 Agriculture Literacy Week
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2019 Agriculture Literacy Week

Monday, March 18, 2019

Agriculture Literacy Week New York Ag in the Classroom Monroe County Farm Bureau Rochester NY

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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H
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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Now accepting registrations for the 2019 Genesee County 4-H Tractor Safety Program! This certification allows youth 14 and 15 years of age to legally operate farm equipment for hire. The program includes 32 hours of training on farm safety, tractor safety, tractor operation and other relate...

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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)
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2019 4-H Tractor Safety Course (Ontario County)

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County’s 4-H Program is sponsoring the Tractor Safety & Certification program beginning Thursday, January 31, 2019.This 8 week series is for youth 14-15 years old needing to meet the certification requirement of the US Department of Labor National Safe ...

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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H
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Youth Tractor Safety Course - Genesee County 4-H

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Now accepting registrations for the 2019 Genesee County 4-H Tractor Safety Program! This certification allows youth 14 and 15 years of age to legally operate farm equipment for hire. The program includes 32 hours of training on farm safety, tractor safety, tractor operation and other relate...

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2019 Finger Lakes District 4-H Public Presentations
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2019 Finger Lakes District 4-H Public Presentations

Saturday, March 30, 2019

The Public Presentations Program is one of 4-H’s most beneficial and rewarding experiences. It is the one most often credited by 4-H alumni as having given them an edge above peers in both college and professional careers. It provides a unique opportunity to develop a positive self-concept and po...

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2019 4-H Dairy Discovery Workshop
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2019 4-H 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 h...

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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course
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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course

Monday, April 1, 2019

Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports 5-week course  The Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports course takes place at Rochester Rifle Club in Brighton. The 4-H Shooting Sports programming utilizes the safe and responsible use of firearms to address youth subjects related to STEM, health living, a...

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The Amazing World of Soil
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The Amazing World of Soil

Saturday, April 6, 2019

The Amazing World of Soil Agriculture & 4H Program presents fun facts about the importance of the soil. Yes, the soil!Soil is a precious commodity! The world supply is limited so we have to take a good care of what's left. A healthy soil allows for a good water infiltration and retention, the p...

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2019 State Teen Action Representative Retreat (STARR)
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2019 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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2019 TSC 4-H Paper Clover
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2019 TSC 4-H Paper Clover

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Each spring and fall, Tractor Supply helps raise money for 4-H programs through the sale of Paper Clovers in stores. In the most recent campaign over $981,000 was raised nationwide. 90% of funds raised go back to state and local 4‑H programs to support scholarships for camp and leadership activit...

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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course
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2019 4-H Shooting Sports Course

Monday, April 8, 2019

Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports 5-week course  The Monroe County 4-H Shooting Sports course takes place at Rochester Rifle Club in Brighton. The 4-H Shooting Sports programming utilizes the safe and responsible use of firearms to address youth subjects related to STEM, health living, a...

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Cornell Equine Seminar Series
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Cornell Equine Seminar Series

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Cornell Equine Seminar SeriesSECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTHCome learn about equine health and management topics from Cornell’s equine experts!January 8, 2019Dr. Mariana Diel de Amorim - Cornell Reproductive Medicine SpecialistWhat to expect when you are expecting- caring for your pregnant mare and...

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Arbor Day
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Arbor Day

Friday, April 26, 2019

36th Annual Arbor Day tree planting .  Rain or shine (clip art courtesy <a href="https://clipartfest.com/">clipartfest.com</a>)

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2019 Gathering of Gardeners

Saturday, April 27, 2019

The 23rd Annual Gathering of Gardeners Symposium“Millennial Garden: Savor, Sizzle & Shrub”April 27, 2019, 8am – 4 pmRIT Inn and Conference Center5257 W. Henrietta Rd., Rochester, NY 14467Tickets: $55, day of event $60Register online at http://monroe.cce.cornell.eduThis year’s national speaker ...

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The Amazing World of Soil
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The Amazing World of Soil

Saturday, May 4, 2019

The Amazing World of Soil Agriculture & 4H Program presents fun facts about the importance of the soil. Yes, the soil!Soil is a precious commodity! The world supply is limited so we have to take a good care of what's left. A healthy soil allows for a good water infiltration and retention, the p...

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Cornell Equine Seminar Series
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Cornell Equine Seminar Series

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Cornell Equine Seminar SeriesSECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTHCome learn about equine health and management topics from Cornell’s equine experts!January 8, 2019Dr. Mariana Diel de Amorim - Cornell Reproductive Medicine SpecialistWhat to expect when you are expecting- caring for your pregnant mare and...

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2019 NYS 4-H Capital Days
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2019 NYS 4-H Capital Days

Sunday, May 19, 2019

ABOUT CAPITAL DAYS 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 net...

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The Amazing World of Soil
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The Amazing World of Soil

Saturday, June 1, 2019

The Amazing World of Soil Agriculture & 4H Program presents fun facts about the importance of the soil. Yes, the soil!Soil is a precious commodity! The world supply is limited so we have to take a good care of what's left. A healthy soil allows for a good water infiltration and retention, the p...

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4-H Career Explorations
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4-H Career Explorations

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

  NYS 4-H Career Explorations & College Experience Program is a three-day event for youth on the Cornell University campus. The purpose of this program is to provide youth with exposure to academic fields and career exploration, to develop leadership skills, to provide hands-on experience in...

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2019 Dairy STEM Camp @ Camp WYOMOCO
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2019 Dairy STEM Camp @ Camp WYOMOCO

Sunday, July 7, 2019

CAMP WYOMOCO is excited to announce a Dairy STEM Camp program taking place the week of July 7 for teenagers interested in the dairy industry. This program will have limited space and is by application only. Participants will be notified of acceptance once the committee screens applications....

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2019 4-H Expo
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2019 4-H Expo

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Save the date for the 2019 4-H EXPO! The event will take place on July 14, 2019 at Ontario Beach Park.Join us as we introduce the community to the 4-H Program, and highlight the accomplishments of our 4-H members.The event will include giveaways, crafts, and activities, as well as demonstrations ...

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2019 High-Technology 4-H STEM Day Camp
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2019 High-Technology 4-H STEM Day Camp

Monday, July 22, 2019

Join CCE-Jefferson County for the 2019 High-Technology 4-H STEM Day Camp! There will be many hands on technologies such as, drones, augmented reality sand box, edible printer, and much more!This camp is intended for Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve youth ages 8-12 and youth assistant...

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2019 Monroe County Fair
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2019 Monroe County Fair

Friday, August 2, 2019

Hey Monroe County 4-H'ers & families! Don't forget to mark your calendars for the 2019 Monroe County Fair! Have your 4-H project ready to show, or enter one of the competitions! We'll have more information available soon.*4-H projects will be judged at the 4-H Expo on 7/14/2019.

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Herb Drying Workshop
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Herb Drying Workshop

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Herb Drying Workshop led by Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Food PreserverTuesday, August 13th7:00-8:00pmMendon Public Library, 22 North Main Street, Honeoye Falls, NY 14472Open to Youth and Adults interested in learning about preserving herbs for use year-round.Please call the Mendon Public...

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