Safe Grilling

The risk of food-borne illness increases during the summer months. With Memorial Day weekend serving as the "unofficial start of summer", check out these safe grilling practices to help ensure a healthy and fun summer filled with barbeques!

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Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips!

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit our offices to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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Avoid Lyme Disease

Find resources on how to identify deer ticks, how to remove an attached tick, effective insect repellants, and more, here on our website.

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4-H English Qualifying Horse Show

Join us on June 20th (9am) for the 4-H English Qualifying Horse Show at the Hemlock Fairgrounds. Entry Forms and payment due to the CCE Office by June 8th.

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Help Choosing Annuals

Find Cornell and other resources that will help you to choose annuals for your soil, climate and shade conditions.

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Bug Walk with Master Gardener

Join us on June 13th for a walk in the bug world! We will meet at Al Lorenz Park and set off to explore the woods, sun, shade, and more. Register by June 8th; Limited to 20 participants (age 5+).

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Family Life Workshops

Our workshops can help improve your knowledge & skills in the areas of understanding children, helping them to learn and thrive, using effective discipline, and personal stress management.

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Hemlock Fair

For one week each summer, local 4-Hers have the chance to share and showcase their projects at the Hemlock Fair. Check out this page for registration forms, a fair schedule, and more. Contact the office with questions.

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Last updated May 22, 2015