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4-H Basic Archery

Sunday, November 1, 2020

Ages 8-18. Participants will work on basic range knowledge/safety, eye dominance, stance, draw, anchor and release. All equipment is provided by 4-H. There is $10 fee for non-4-H youth (which includes enrollment in 4-H for a year) and $5 for members. For more information contact John Bowe at 51...

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Energy Balance

Monday, November 2, 2020

Learn how to energize your day through a balanced diet and physical activity. Morning offering: 11/2 11:00 AM https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIodOmo...Evening offering: 11/5 7:00 PM https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEuf-mu...For more information contact Kim Maercklein at 518...

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Diabetic Diet Series

Monday, November 2, 2020

If you are pre-diabetic, have diabetes, have a friend or family member who is concerned about diabetes, or just would like more information on a diabetic-friendly diet and lifestyle, then this webinar series is for you! Topics will include carb counting, plating, nutrition label reading, diet and...

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​ Organic Grain: Harvesting, Storage, and Processing

Monday, November 2, 2020

Three workshops regarding the harvesting, handling, storage, and processing of grain crops. It's the final year of our NE SARE grant lead by Elizabeth Dyck, the coordinator of the Organic Growers' Research and Information-Sharing Network (OGRIN). The training program will be a series of thre...

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Dairy and Field Crops

Price Risk Management for Dairy Farmers

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Following the abrupt downturn in milk markets during the spring and summer of 2020 and nearly an entire year of lower-than-expected milk prices resulting from the global pandemic, dairy farmers have a renewed interest in managing the price side of the business. Please join Cornell Cooperativ...

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Turkey Pot Pie Soup

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

If you have ever wondered about what to do with leftover turkey, then come and join us for a workshop where we will make healthy and delicious turkey pot pie soup together!For more information, or to sign up for this workshop, please contact the Greater Glens Falls Senior Center at 518-793-2189.

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farm finance

Positioning Your Livestock Business for Financial Success: A Financial Management Workshop for Livestock Producers

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Positioning Your Livestock Business for Financial Success: A Financial Management Workshop for Livestock Producers - This workshop series will help participants better understand the financial position of their livestock business. A better understanding of their financial position will enable the...

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Beef Cattle

Positioning Your Livestock Business for Financial Success: A Financial Management Workshop for Livestock Producers

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

How do you feel, financially, about your livestock business? What information would help you feel more comfortable with the decisions you make? CAAHP CCE Educators Dayton Maxwell & Steve Hadcock are offering a seven-week workshop series on farm financial management for livestock producers. This w...

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Diabetes

Diabetes Classes Online

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Dining with Diabetes, a program for people with diabetes or prediabetes and their family members is being offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of the Capital District online via Zoom on 5 Thursdays beginning November 5 (excluding Thanksgiving Day), the program will be offered twice each d...

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The Magic Years

Thursday, November 5, 2020

The Magic Years is a four-part, researched-based parent education program for parents/caregivers of children from birth - 4-years-old. Topics include: Strategies to manage parent and child stress, The stages of child development and how to best support your child; How to set up (or better manage)...

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Energy Balance

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Learn how to energize your day through a balanced diet and physical activity. Morning offering: 11/2 11:00 AM https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIodOmo...Evening offering: 11/57:00 PM https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEuf-mu...For more information contact Kim Maercklein at 518-...

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Navigating Farm Family Relationships During Business Succession Planning

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Farming with family members can be one of the most emotionally taxing experiences a person may encounter, especially when familial relationships get in the way of managing and leading the business. A Northeast farmer once jokingly said, “Working with family should be against the law.”Please ...

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The Middle Years

Thursday, November 5, 2020

This researched-based parenting program helps parents/caregivers with children from ages 5 – 10 enhance their parenting skills. This program will assist participants, who are experts on their families, in developing a deeper understanding of how their personal and parenting knowledge and behavior...

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Madison County 4-H Horse Show

Saratoga County Fall Fun Show

Saturday, November 7, 2020

Registration and class list released Thursday, October 15th. Space is limited to 30 participants. Free for 4-H Youth, $25.00 for Adults. For questions or to register call 518-885-8995.

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Parent Pages

Understanding Different Parenting Styles and How They Impact Children

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Albany County for an interactive researched-based parent education program on understanding parenting styles and how they impact children. Discussion will include what influences your parenting style, four main styles of parenting, and the outcomes they often...

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Simple Family Meals

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Take the stress out of the week and discover easy, affordable ways to bring family meals to the table. Morning offering: Nov 10, 2020 11:00 PM - https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIucu-r...Evening offering: Nov 12, 20207:00 PM - https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMrc-mh...For mo...

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Annual Meeting 2020

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

The Board of Directors and staff of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties invite the public to join us for the Association’s annual business meeting on Tuesday, November 10 at 6:30 p.m. Due to COVID, this will be a virtual meeting via Zoom and will be focused on organization...

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Dairy and Field Crops

Price Risk Management for Dairy Farmers

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Following the abrupt downturn in milk markets during the spring and summer of 2020 and nearly an entire year of lower-than-expected milk prices resulting from the global pandemic, dairy farmers have a renewed interest in managing the price side of the business. Please join Cornell Cooperativ...

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farm finance

Positioning Your Livestock Business for Financial Success: A Financial Management Workshop for Livestock Producers

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Positioning Your Livestock Business for Financial Success: A Financial Management Workshop for Livestock Producers - This workshop series will help participants better understand the financial position of their livestock business. A better understanding of their financial position will enable the...

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Diabetes

Diabetes Classes Online

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Dining with Diabetes, a program for people with diabetes or prediabetes and their family members is being offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of the Capital District online via Zoom on 5 Thursdays beginning November 5 (excluding Thanksgiving Day), the program will be offered twice each d...

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father home-schooling child

The Magic Years

Thursday, November 12, 2020

The Magic Years is a four-part, researched-based parent education program for parents/caregivers of children from birth - 4-years-old. Topics include: Strategies to manage parent and child stress, The stages of child development and how to best support your child; How to set up (or better manage)...

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

Thursday, November 12, 2020

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. There is no cost to participate but pre-registration is required. Registrati...

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healthy dinner

Simple Family Meals

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Take the stress out of the week and discover easy, affordable ways to bring family meals to the table. Evening offering: Nov 12, 20207:00 PM - https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMrc-mh...For more information contact Kim Maercklein at 518-573-9406.

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kids

The Middle Years

Thursday, November 12, 2020

This researched-based parenting program helps parents/caregivers with children from ages 5 – 10 enhance their parenting skills. This program will assist participants, who are experts on their families, in developing a deeper understanding of how their personal and parenting knowledge and behavior...

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family eating a healthy dinner

Diabetic Diet

Saturday, November 14, 2020

Which foods can be safely eaten while on a diabetic diet, and which should be avoided? How do you count carbs? Does physical activity affect diet? Diabetic-friendly food doesn’t have to be boring. This interactive workshop will answer all of these questions and more! Participants will gain knowle...

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Painting

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

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

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 participate but pre-registration is required. Registration can be found on Cornell Cooperative Extension Albany County’s websit...

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Frustrated young Black couple going over bills and finances online

Managing Personal Finances in Tough Times

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

This program will cover focusing on what you can control, evaluating spending, looking for ways to increase income, and building an emergency fund. November 17th class co-sponsored by the Nassau Free Library. November 23rd class co-sponsored by the Cairo Public Library. To register please go to t...

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Fresh cut fruits and vegetables, on the United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service website.

Fruits & Vegetables, Simple Solutions

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Tips and tricks to making sure everyone in the family is eating the fruits and vegetables they need. Hear other families’ success stories on how they are able to get their family to where they need to be.Morning: Nov 18, 2020 11:00 AM - https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAtc-qu...Evening:...

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Beef Cattle

Positioning Your Livestock Business for Financial Success: A Financial Management Workshop for Livestock Producers

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

How do you feel, financially, about your livestock business? What information would help you feel more comfortable with the decisions you make? CAAHP CCE Educators Dayton Maxwell & Steve Hadcock are offering a seven-week workshop series on farm financial management for livestock producers. This w...

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Diabetes

Diabetes Classes Online

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Dining with Diabetes, a program for people with diabetes or prediabetes and their family members is being offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of the Capital District online via Zoom on 5 Thursdays beginning November 5 (excluding Thanksgiving Day), the program will be offered twice each d...

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father home-schooling child

The Magic Years

Thursday, November 19, 2020

The Magic Years is a four-part, researched-based parent education program for parents/caregivers of children from birth - 4-years-old. Topics include: Strategies to manage parent and child stress, The stages of child development and how to best support your child; How to set up (or better manage)...

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Flower Arrangement

Floral Design

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Learn the basics of floral design and the many flowers used in arrangements. To sign up, send an e-mail to Jessica at jmh452@cornell.edu and a week before the program, she’ll send you the Zoom link. To contact Jessica call 518-623-3291.

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Fresh cut fruits and vegetables, on the United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service website.

Fruits & Vegetables, Simple Solutions

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Tips and tricks to making sure everyone in the family is eating the fruits and vegetables they need. Hear other families’ success stories on how they are able to get their family to where they need to be.Morning: Nov 18, 2020 11:00 AM - https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAtc-qu...Evening:...

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kids

The Middle Years

Thursday, November 19, 2020

This researched-based parenting program helps parents/caregivers with children from ages 5 – 10 enhance their parenting skills. This program will assist participants, who are experts on their families, in developing a deeper understanding of how their personal and parenting knowledge and behavior...

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Hiking for strong families

Active & Fun Families

Monday, November 23, 2020

We’ll finish our series by exploring how to get physical activity into your day, every day!Morning: Nov 23, 2020 11:00 AM - https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYkdOioqjwjGtMsHh4f8MLn3L6E2zQ-cDWS.Evening: Nov 24, 20207:00 PM - https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIof-irrT0oHtVrR_NPceA...

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Frustrated young Black couple going over bills and finances online

Managing Personal Finances in Tough Times

Monday, November 23, 2020

This program will cover focusing on what you can control, evaluating spending, looking for ways to increase income, and building an emergency fund. November 17th class co-sponsored by the Nassau Free Library. November 23rd class co-sponsored by the Cairo Public Library. To register please go to t...

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Hiking for strong families

Active & Fun Families

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

We’ll finish our series by exploring how to get physical activity into your day, every day!Morning: Nov 23, 2020 11:00 AM - https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYkdOioqjwjGtMsHh4f8MLn3L6E2zQ-cDWS.Evening: Nov 24, 20207:00 PM - https://cornell.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIof-irrT0oHtVrR_NPceA...

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Diabetes

Diabetes Classes Online

Thursday, November 26, 2020

Dining with Diabetes, a program for people with diabetes or prediabetes and their family members is being offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of the Capital District online via Zoom on 5 Thursdays beginning November 5 (excluding Thanksgiving Day), the program will be offered twice each d...

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Adopting a Zero-Waste Lifestyle

Monday, November 30, 2020

Adopting a zero-waste or voluntary simplicity lifestyle will not only help the environment by taking waste prevention to the max, it can also make you feel good. Simple living enables you to focus on experiences rather than things. Additionally, choosing to not purchase an item (by buying used or...

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Diabetes

Diabetes Classes Online

Thursday, December 3, 2020

Dining with Diabetes, a program for people with diabetes or prediabetes and their family members is being offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of the Capital District online via Zoom on 5 Thursdays beginning November 5 (excluding Thanksgiving Day), the program will be offered twice each d...

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father home-schooling child

The Magic Years

Thursday, December 3, 2020

The Magic Years is a four-part, researched-based parent education program for parents/caregivers of children from birth - 4-years-old. Topics include: Strategies to manage parent and child stress, The stages of child development and how to best support your child; How to set up (or better manage)...

Read more

kids

The Middle Years

Thursday, December 3, 2020

This researched-based parenting program helps parents/caregivers with children from ages 5 – 10 enhance their parenting skills. This program will assist participants, who are experts on their families, in developing a deeper understanding of how their personal and parenting knowledge and behavior...

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