Events

Saturday, June 24

"what lies beneath" wood art hosted by Cornell Botanic Gardens

"what lies beneath" wood art hosted...

Exhibit, Exhibition / College of Human Ecology, Cornell Botanic Gardens, Sustainability

Local woodworking eco artist Lisa M. Narloch of Wood Owl Original Designs brings her unique, rustic locally sourced art to the Cornell Botanic Gardens Nevin...

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center  
Honeybee Sugar Roll: Villains in Your Colony

Honeybee Sugar Roll: Villains in Your Colony

CCE Wyoming

Demonstrations of Sugar Roll and Alcohol Roll methods for determining mite loads in your honeybee colonies, as well as information and discussion on hive...

 
Garden Pot & Canning Jar Swap

Garden Pot & Canning Jar Swap 9am

Special Event / CCE Tompkins

From 9:00am-6:00pm Friday June 23 through Monday June 26, you can leave your plastic nursery pots, trays and cell packs IN GOOD CONDITION in the designated...

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County  
Hoof Trimming Certification Program

Hoof Trimming Certification Program 9am

June 24-25th-9:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Held at Eagle's Rest Farm 5225 Knapp Road, Middlesex, NY. Lunch is provided. $60.00 per day. Deposit: $30.00 For each day....

Eagle's Rest Farm 5225 Knapp Road, Middlesex, NY  
Nature: Framed--Mixed media by Trina Bruno

Nature: Framed--Mixed media by Trina Bruno 9am

Exhibition / Cornell Botanic Gardens

Trina Bruno spent her childhood amidst the frenetic rhythms of Manhattan, observing nature through windows. Using varied textures and materials, and putting...

Cornell Botanic Gardens Nevin Welcome Center  
All for One and One for All: Portfolios from the Permanent Collection

All for One and One for All: Portfolios from... 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

Whether highlighting a single artist’s trajectory over time or merging the communal efforts of multiple artists around a unified theme or to commemorate a...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects

Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the... 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

This exhibition has been reconceived by the students in the course "Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects" (ART 3799) in response to...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Farming the Forest

Farming the Forest 10am

Class/ Workshop

Discover the possibilities of growing a range of food and medicine in marginal woodlands, hedgerows, and wet places. Explore growing edible mushrooms,...

Wellspring Forest Farm & School, 6164 Deer Run Ln, Trumansburg, NY 14886  
The Best Way to Prepare Bananas: Fruits of the Soul from the Permanent Collection

The Best Way to Prepare Bananas: Fruits of the... 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

Drawn entirely from the Johnson’s collection, many works are exhibited here for the first time, featuring gifts of Cornell alumni and several artists with...

Johnson Museum of Art  
The Buzz Saw Sharks of Long Ago

The Buzz Saw Sharks of Long Ago 10am

Exhibition

Exhibition On-Display May 19th through September 4th, 2017 Travelling from the Idaho Museum of Natural History "The Buzz Saw Sharks of Long Ago" exhibition...

Museum of the Earth  
Guided Gorge Hikes

Guided Gorge Hikes 11am

Tour, Field Day

Come explore Ithaca’s gorges with Cornell’s knowledgeable Gorge Stewards. Have you wondered how the gorges throughout the Finger Lakes were formed? Do you...

Cornell Botanic Gardens  
Tompkins County Bicentennial Walks & Talks: Ludlowville’s Falls, Mills and Community

Tompkins County Bicentennial Walks & Talks:... 11am

Cultural, Tour

Stroll and explore selected landmarks in Tompkins County this summer with our local municipal historians! This program will take place on Saturdays and last...

Meet at Ludlowville Park at the intersection of Ludlowville Road and Mill Street. Parking is available there.  
Compost with Confidence

Compost with Confidence 12:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Sustainability, CCE Tompkins

Local composting experts provide information and give hands-on demonstrations to help you set up and manage a compost system in any setting! Each class of...

Ithaca Community Gardens  
Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell... 1pm

Exhibition / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Sustainability, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Engaged Cornell

For centuries, biological specimens have made key insights in the life sciences possible. Now, new technologies—from chemical and genetic sampling that help...

Mann Library, Mann Gallery, 2nd floor  
International Mud Day

International Mud Day 1pm

Get ready to slide, wade, and make mud art, with our annual international Mud Day celebration of all things MUDDY! Originating in Nepal and Australia,...

Ithaca Children's Garden  
Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America 1pm

Exhibition / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Sustainability

Mark Catesby, an English naturalist of the 18th century, remains a mysterious figure despite his tall stature amongst scientists of his day. His seminal...

Mann Library, Mann Lobby  
The Magic of Mushrooms

The Magic of Mushrooms 1pm

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology, Sustainability

Professor Kathie Hodge’s class, Magical Mushrooms, Mischievous Molds is not your typical biology class— it’s more like a narrated double-decker bus tour of...

Mann Library, 2nd floor, Mann Library  
Garden Tours

Garden Tours 2pm

Tour

Enjoy a guided tour and discover the beauty and diversity of our numerous gardens, including the Herb Garden, Flower Garden, Groundcover Collection, Tropical...

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center  
Pulsing the Night Away!

Pulsing the Night Away! 7pm

Dance (Social), Music, Special Event

Celebrate Pride Month with Finger Lakes Pulse while you support 2 great organizations! The evening begins with music by Encore, playing pro-bono in support...

Space @ Greenstar  

Saturday, June 24