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Strengthening Families Program - Youth Ages 12-16 and Parents/Caregivers
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Strengthening Families Program - Youth Ages 12-16 and Parents/Caregivers

Thursday, May 31, 2018

The Strengthening Families Program is a fun, interactive series of workshops that allow parents/caregivers to spend special time with their youth and help him/her be successful in the teen years. During each session, parents/caregivers and their youth will learn ways to build on existing strength...

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18th Annual Scholarship Golf Classic
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18th Annual Scholarship Golf Classic

Saturday, June 2, 2018

4-H in Saratoga County serves over 20,000 youth annually. All proceeds from the 18th Annual Scholarship Golf Classic support 4-H programming through: Scholarships, Educational Trips, 4-H Leader Training, Program Development, Hands on Learning Experiences. $100.00 per player. Shotgun start. Fourso...

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Agricultural Issues Facing Assessors
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Agricultural Issues Facing Assessors

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Providing 12 continuing education credits, this training will feature speakers with years of hands-on experience, who are prepared to discuss a wide range of issues and answer specific questions. This is a great opportunity to receive industry specific training which will help you handle the many...

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Preserving A Tradition!  Master Food Preservation Class
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Preserving A Tradition!  Master Food Preservation Class

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Class to be held at the new teaching kitchen at Hudson Valley Community College, Troy, NY. Taught by Cornell Cooperative Extension instructors Diane Whitten and Judy Price. Register through the college at hvcc.edu. Lunch included all 3 days. You will receive a nearly 300 page binder and learn t...

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The Magic Years: A Three-Part Parent Education Program - Handling Stress & Understanding Child Development Program
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The Magic Years: A Three-Part Parent Education Program - Handling Stress & Understanding Child Development Program

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

For parents/caregivers of children ages 0-4. Being a parent is stressful! Join with other parents/caregivers in a supportive environment to discuss stress management strategies. Learn how stress impacts your children and how we can help them manage stressors. Advance registration is required by c...

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Agricultural Issues Facing Assessors
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Agricultural Issues Facing Assessors

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Providing 12 continuing education credits, this training will feature speakers with years of hands-on experience, who are prepared to discuss a wide range of issues and answer specific questions. This is a great opportunity to receive industry specific training which will help you handle the many...

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Preserving A Tradition!  Master Food Preservation Class
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Preserving A Tradition!  Master Food Preservation Class

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Class to be held at the new teaching kitchen at Hudson Valley Community College, Troy, NY. Taught by Cornell Cooperative Extension instructors Diane Whitten and Judy Price. Register through the college at hvcc.edu. Lunch included all 3 days. You will receive a nearly 300 page binder and learn t...

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Preserving A Tradition!  Master Food Preservation Class
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Preserving A Tradition!  Master Food Preservation Class

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Class to be held at the new teaching kitchen at Hudson Valley Community College, Troy, NY. Taught by Cornell Cooperative Extension instructors Diane Whitten and Judy Price. Register through the college at hvcc.edu. Lunch included all 3 days. You will receive a nearly 300 page binder and learn t...

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Re-Thinking Our Waste Class
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Re-Thinking Our Waste Class

Thursday, June 7, 2018

This free, public presentation will give an overview of what can be recycled, curbside and beyond! Learn about how waste impacts our environment, our economy, and our society. Learn about zero waste living; how to make as little trash as possible by preventing waste before it ever enters your...

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Container Gardening
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Container Gardening

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Presenter Carole Henry, MG Coordinator. Learn the tricks of the trade on how to make and grow beautiful container gardens. Cost: $5.00. To register, please contact Carole Henry via e-mail at ch878@cornell.edu or call 518-765-3516.

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Sensational Songbirds
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Sensational Songbirds

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Many of the region’s songbirds are migratory, moving north for the summer. Some of them, the Northern Cardinal, are residential year-round. We will go out and use binoculars, bird guides, and song ID technology to assist us in identifying and observing as many calls and species as possible. Bring...

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The Magic Years: A Three-Part Parent Education Program - Setting Routines
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The Magic Years: A Three-Part Parent Education Program - Setting Routines

Monday, June 11, 2018

This program will explore how routines and consistency in the home can lead to positive behavior outcomes for your children. We will understand how to set up (or better manage) routines surrounding bedtime, bathing, family meals and toilet training. Advance registration is required by contacting...

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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, June 12, 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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Positive Parenting Education Group
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Positive Parenting Education Group

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

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. Join to learn, find support, and grow as a parent/caregiver. Advanced registration i...

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Little Diggers
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Little Diggers

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Morning Session 10:00 –11:15 amAfternoon Session 12:30 – 1:45 pmPreschoolers (age 3-5) will discover the wonders of gardening and nature through a series of hands-on educational programs.Each themed class introduces children to gardening including planting and tending the garden; harvesting and t...

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Jams and Jelly Making – Food Preservation Class
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Jams and Jelly Making – Food Preservation Class

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Learn the basics of making jams and jellies safely. Cost: $20.00. To register contact Karen Roberts Mort at 518-765-3552.

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Clematis Queen of the Vines
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Clematis Queen of the Vines

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Presenter Cathie Gifford, Master Gardener. Learn the history of Clematis and how to select and successfully grow them. Discover the many varieties and their attributes. Cost: $5.00. To register, please contact Carole Henry via e-mail at ch878@cornell.edu or call 518-765-3516.

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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

Friday, June 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 & include a light breakfast. There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.Registration forms can...

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Protect Against Identity Theft:  Safeguard your Personal Information
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Protect Against Identity Theft: Safeguard your Personal Information

Monday, June 18, 2018

Identity thieves steal someone’s personal information in this country every 17 seconds. Identity theft can cost you time and money, destroy your credit, and ruin your good name. Learn what you can do to protect yourself and your family from this pervasive and insidious crime. This workshop...

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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, June 19, 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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The Magic Years: A Three-Part Parent Education Program - Parenting Styles & Discipline Tools
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The Magic Years: A Three-Part Parent Education Program - Parenting Styles & Discipline Tools

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Join us to learn about different parenting styles and how they impact children. Develop an understanding of the difference between discipline and punishment and how to use natural consequences. Explore the myths of spanking and strategies to get your children to listen. Advance registration is re...

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting Refresher Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting Refresher Training

Wednesday, June 20, 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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Making Jam & Jelly
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Making Jam & Jelly

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Using fresh local apples and other fruit we’ll make jam & jelly. Learn the art and science (interplay of fruit, acid, pectin and sugar) of making jellied products. Participants will take home a jar of jam or jelly. Cost: $20.00. Class size limited to 21. Pre-registration required contact Diane Wh...

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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting Refresher Training
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EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, & Painting Refresher Training

Friday, June 22, 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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Poultry Pullorum Testing Clinic
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Poultry Pullorum Testing Clinic

Monday, June 25, 2018

CCE of Warren County is working with NYS Agriculture & Markets to host a FREE poultry pullorum testing clinic. All poultry (excluding doves, pigeons, & waterfowl) exhibited at any county fair or the NYS Fair must provide proof they originate from a registered NPIP flock OR provide the certificat...

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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, June 26, 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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Positive Parenting Education Group
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Positive Parenting Education Group

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

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. Join to learn, find support, and grow as a parent/caregiver. Advanced registration i...

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Youth Gardening Camp
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Youth Gardening Camp

Monday, June 25, 2018

Join the CCE Albany County Master Gardeners for our first Youth Gardening Camp! There are lots of fun activities planned, including: learn about plants & container gardens, make a soda bottle composter, participate in a garden scavenger hunt, learn about insects & explore the gardens, enjoy fun g...

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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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