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Positive Parenting Education Group
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Positive Parenting Education Group

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Join with fellow parents and caregivers to discuss parenting topics and concerns! This ongoing education group will explore parenting topics ranging from parenting preschoolers to teenagers in a supportive environment. A new topic each week will draw from evidence-based curriculum and research. J...

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Safe Sitter Program for Adolescents
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Safe Sitter Program for Adolescents

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The Safe Sitter Program gives young adolescents the skills to provide safe, nurturing care for children and to respond appropriately to medical emergencies. It also teaches introductory employment skills and important life skills. Topics that are covered include Babysitting as a Business, Su...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons. Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Refresher Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Refresher Training

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Five years after taking the RRP Initial class, an EPA certified renovator must successfully complete an EPA RRP Refresher course to continue working. RRP Refresher classes are 4 hours & include a light breakfast. There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.Registration forms can...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Friday, July 20, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons.Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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Strengthening Families Program: Youth Ages 8 - 14 and Parents/Caregivers
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Strengthening Families Program: Youth Ages 8 - 14 and Parents/Caregivers

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The Strengthening Families Program is a fun, interactive series of workshops that allow parents/caregivers to spend special time with their youth, building a strong foundation that will carry them forward into the teen years. During each session, parents/caregivers and their youth will learn ways...

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Positive Parenting Education Group
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Positive Parenting Education Group

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Join with fellow parents and caregivers to discuss parenting topics and concerns! This ongoing education group will explore parenting topics ranging from parenting preschoolers to teenagers in a supportive environment. A new topic each week will draw from evidence-based curriculum and research. J...

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Initial Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Initial Training

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Initial Training - The federal Renovation Repair & Painting Rule (RRP) requires that anyone who is paid to perform work that disturbs paint in housing & child occupied facilities built before 1978 be trained & certified as a renovator. There is no c...

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Refresher Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Refresher Training

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Five years after taking the RRP Initial class, an EPA certified renovator must successfully complete an EPA RRP Refresher course to continue working. RRP Refresher classes are 4 hours and include a light breakfast. There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.Registration forms can...

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Agriculture Camp - Farm to Plate
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Agriculture Camp - Farm to Plate

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Enjoy learning about livestock, plants, visit farms, listen to speakers, and enjoy local farm foods!Youth ages 10-18 are welcome to attend.Space is limited, please register early!Contact Ashley at 518765-3500 or email arp253@cornell.edu.

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Preserving Salsas
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Preserving Salsas

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Learn about the different types of salsas that you can make and how you can preserve them for future enjoyment. This is a hands-on class where participants will end up preparing a canned salsa product to take home.

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Compost Fair and Education Day
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Compost Fair and Education Day

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Join us for this free, community festival celebrating environmental sustainability, backyard composting, recycling, and gardening ~ Visit environmental education booths - for all ages! Games, face painting, and activities for kids. Outdoor composting demonstrations led by Master Composters – dem...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Monday, July 30, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons.Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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Fermentation and Quick Pickling
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Fermentation and Quick Pickling

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Learn about different pickling processes including quick and brined pickles and techniques for making a crisp pickle. We’ll also discuss lacto-fermentation. Participants will take home a jar of pickled vegetable. Pre-registration required contact Diane Whitten at 518-885-8995.

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Introduction to Food Preservation
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Introduction to Food Preservation

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Learn about the various methods of home food preservation including water bath canning and pressure canning, plus dehydrating. Equipment needed and methods will be discussed, recommended resources and popular recipes will be provided. Cost $10.00. Contact Diane Whitten 518-885-8995.

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Digging Up the Past: Archaeology
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Digging Up the Past: Archaeology

Monday, July 30, 2018

Archaeology is a scientific discipline where archaeologists attempt to learn about the past through the objects left behind by past groups of people. In this workshop, youth learn about what archaeology is and what archaeologists do through hands-on activities. They will participate in a sim...

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Canine Camp
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Canine Camp

Monday, July 30, 2018

Our theme this year is “Dogs with Jobs.”Join us to learn about canine health, behavior, training, enjoy demonstrations, take a field trip, and meet new friends!Please leave your dogs at home for this event. Youth ages 10-18 are welcome to attend.Space is limited, please register early! For more i...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Friday, August 3, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons.Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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Jams and Jelly Making
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Jams and Jelly Making

Sunday, August 5, 2018

This class will cover food safety skills (a must when preserving food!), and several methods of jam and jelly making. Each participant will bring home a jar of jam or jelly. Cost is $15.00. Contact Marybeth Mitcham at 518-623-3291.

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Initial Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Initial Training

Monday, August 6, 2018

The federal Renovation Repair & Painting Rule (RRP) requires that anyone who is paid to perform work that disturbs paint in housing & child occupied facilities built before 1978 be trained & certified as a renovator. Registration forms can be found on CCE Albany County’s website at http://www.cce...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Monday, August 6, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons.Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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Positive Parenting Education Group
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Positive Parenting Education Group

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Join with fellow parents and caregivers to discuss parenting topics and concerns! This ongoing education group will explore parenting topics ranging from parenting preschoolers to teenagers in a supportive environment. A new topic each week will draw from evidence-based curriculum and research. J...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons. Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Friday, August 10, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons.Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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Pickling with a Boil Water Canner
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Pickling with a Boil Water Canner

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Learn to safely pickle using a boil water canner. This is a hands-on class where participants will end up preparing pickled green beans to take home. Cost: $22.00 per person. Register online https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/PicklingCanner_210 or call 518-622-9820 x 100.

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Saratoga County Horse Farm Tour
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Saratoga County Horse Farm Tour

Saturday, August 11, 2018

The Saratoga County Horse Tour is a FREE self-driven tour that is open to the public. The tour is designed to provide community access to selected horse farms within Saratoga County. Please join us and take advantage of this special opportunity to visit our participating horse farms during their ...

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Wildflower Walk
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Wildflower Walk

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Not all wildflowers bloom in the spring. Explore the edge lands of Siuslaw Model Forest with CCE Environment and Natural Resource Staff and wildflower enthusiast Tracey Testo, to search for the colorful blooms of late summer. Learn simple flower parts that will enable participants to go out and i...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Monday, August 13, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons.Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Initial Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Initial Training

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

The federal Renovation Repair & Painting Rule (RRP) requires that anyone who is paid to perform work that disturbs paint in housing and child occupied facilities built before 1978 be trained and certified as a renovator. RRP Initial classes are 8 hours and include a light breakfast and lunch. The...

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Plant & Paint Class
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Plant & Paint Class

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

During this workshop we will learn how to paint a clay planter and plant a dish garden! We will have a skilled painter to show the basics of painting, a short presentation on how to care for your new dish garden as well as time for Q & A about horticulture. Price: $25 includes plants, planter, pa...

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Refresher Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Refresher Training

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Five years after taking the RRP Initial class, an EPA certified renovator must successfully complete an EPA RRP Refresher course to continue working. RRP Refresher classes are 4 hours and include a light breakfast. There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.Registration forms can...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons. Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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Parents Apart
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Parents Apart

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

A parent program designed specifically for parents who are separating, divorcing, or parenting apart from the other parent. The main focus is on helping parents understand what their children are experiencing and how they can help them through this transition. ALL classes are open to everyo...

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Parents Apart
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Parents Apart

Thursday, August 16, 2018

A parent program designed specifically for parents who are separating, divorcing, or parenting apart from the other parent. The main focus is on helping parents understand what their children are experiencing and how they can help them through this transition. ALL classes are open to everyo...

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Digging Up the Past: Archaeology
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Digging Up the Past: Archaeology

Monday, August 13, 2018

Archaeology is a scientific discipline where archaeologists attempt to learn about the past through the objects left behind by past groups of people. In this workshop, youth learn about what archaeology is and what archaeologists do through hands-on activities. They will participate in a sim...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Friday, August 17, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons.Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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Preserving Herbs
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Preserving Herbs

Friday, August 17, 2018

Learn to safely preserve your herbs by freezing and drying. This is a hands-on class where participants will end up bringing herbs home. Cost: $10.00 per person. Register online https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/PreservHerbs_210 or call 518-622-9820 x100.

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Preparing Flavored Vinegars

Friday, August 17, 2018

Learn to safely prepare flavored vinegars. This is a hands-on class where participants will end up bringing flavored vinegar home. Cost: $10.00 per person. Register online https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/Vinegars_210 or call 518-622-9820 x 100.

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Mushroom Foray
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Mushroom Foray

Saturday, August 18, 2018

One of the best ways to learn about wild mushrooms is to accompany an experienced mushroom person into the field. We will meet at the CCE’s Agroforestry Resource Center & walk across the road to the Siuslaw Model Forest for the foray. As we explore its mushroom-rich woods, Bob Beyfuss will talk a...

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Salsa Making
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Salsa Making

Sunday, August 19, 2018

What is the gardener to do with all of their tomatoes? Make salsa, of course! During this interactive class, we will make several types of salsa, including refrigerator salsa and hot water bath canned salsa. Each participant will bring home a jar of salsa. Cost is $15.00. Contact Marybeth Mitcham...

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Build a Better Bag Lunch

Monday, August 20, 2018

Whether you pack a lunch for adults or kids, this class gives plenty of ideas for healthy options while saving time and money. Planning tips and recipes will be included plus food safety tips. Sample a few make-ahead ideas. Class size limited. RSVP Bethlehem Public Library by calling 518-439-9...

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Extending Your Vegetable Garden Into Fall
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Extending Your Vegetable Garden Into Fall

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Learn ways to extend your vegetable garden through the fall. What crops to plant? How to grow them? When to harvest? Participants will receive some seedlings and seeds. Cost $5.00. Register by calling Carole Henry 518-765-3516 or by email ch878@cornell.edu.

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Positive Parenting Education Group
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Positive Parenting Education Group

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Join with fellow parents and caregivers to discuss parenting topics and concerns! This ongoing education group will explore parenting topics ranging from parenting preschoolers to teenagers in a supportive environment. A new topic each week will draw from evidence-based curriculum and research. J...

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Home Composting
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Home Composting

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Learn the different ways you can compost and techniques from our Compost Team. Cost $5.00. Register by calling Carole Henry 518-765-3516 or by email ch878@cornell.edu.

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9th Annual CCE Golf Tournament & Silent Auction
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9th Annual CCE Golf Tournament & Silent Auction

Saturday, August 25, 2018

All proceeds from this benefit will be used to help financially support CCE of Warren Counties educational programs. Prepay by 8/10 & the cost is $95.00 per person. Cost per person on the day of the event is $100.00. Includes: green fees, cart, barbecue, goodie bag, awards & prizes. Registration ...

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Initial Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting (RRP) Initial Training

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

The federal Renovation Repair & Painting Rule (RRP) requires that anyone who is paid to perform work that disturbs paint in housing and child occupied facilities built before 1978 be trained and certified as a renovator. RRP Initial classes are 8 hours and include a light breakfast and lunch. The...

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Parent & Child Cooking Classes
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Parent & Child Cooking Classes

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Join our hands-on cooking class at Cornell Cooperative Extension’s education center in Columbia County for 6 lessons. Participants receive a free cookbook.Open to children 5 and older.Space is limited. For more information or to register call Felisha Chandler at 518-522-3442.

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Refresher Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Refresher Training

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Five years after taking the RRP Initial class, an EPA certified renovator must successfully complete an EPA RRP Refresher course to continue working. There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.Registration forms can be found on CCE Albany County’s website at http://www.ccealbany....

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