Events

Saturday, July 29

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

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...

4-H Fair Pig Roast & Chicken BBQ Tickets 2017

2017 Country Pig Roast & Chicken Barbecue Dinner Saturday, July 29th @ 5:00PM Our "Volunteer 4-H Master Chefs" will prepare a feast of: Barbecued Chicken or...

4-H Youth Fair - Jr and Sr Beef Cattle Show 2017

Please use this form to register one animal for the Cayuga County 4-H beef cattle show. If you have additional cattle; please submit and continue to fill out...

4-H Youth Fair Jr and Sr Member Poultry Show 2017

Please use this form to register up to 3 birds for the Cayuga County 4-H Poultry show. If you have additional birds; please submit and continue to fill out...

4-H Youth Fair Jr and Sr Member Rabbit Show 2017

Please use this form to register up to 3 rabbits for the Cayuga County 4-H rabbit show. If you have additional rabbits; please submit and continue to fill...

4-H Youth Fair-Jr & Sr Member Cavy Show 2017

Please use this form to register up to 2 cavies. If you have additional cavies, please submit and continue to fill out this form. Please see the Cayuga...

CAU summer program:  D. H. Lawrence and the Great War—The Rainbow and Women in Love, led by David Faulkner

The Walter and Susan Schenker Course in the Humanities/Creative Arts Torn between his father's proletarian background and his educated mother's social...

CAU summer program: Advanced Digital Photography—A Workshop, with Jennifer Gioffre and David Todd

This class is for those experienced and knowledgeable enough to advance their skills from simply "taking" photos to "making" them. Jennifer Gioffre is a...

CAU summer program: Bike the Finger Lakes, led by Rob Cook

Experience the best of the Finger Lakes as you pedal past gorges, waterfalls, farmlands, lakes, and vistas with Rob Cook and his team of expert bike leaders...

CAU summer program: Magical Mushrooms and Mischievous Molds, led by Kathie Hodge

The world of fungi—mushrooms, molds, yeasts, and plant diseases—is strange and incredibly diverse. Some fungi are dangerous; others delicious. They make our...

CAU summer program: Positive Psychology and Personal Well-being, led by Anthony Ong

A compelling school of psychology has emerged in recent decades, focused on enhancing the well-being of individuals and communities. We will learn about...

CAU summer program: The Sailing Clinic, led by Patrick Crowley and Fred DeBruyn

All the fun of this class takes place on Cayuga Lake and in the beautiful facility of Cornell's sailing program. Manager Patrick Crowley and director Fred...

CAU summer program: The Wines Course 2017, led by Abby Nash

Prepare your palate for a real treat. With Abby Nash, our master wine instructor and former faculty member of Cornell's School of Hotel Administration, we'll...

CAU summer program: What Your Genes Can Tell You and Why It Matters, led by Charles Aquadro

With the increased use of DNA technology in medicine and with easy access to genetic testing for individuals exploring their family ancestry, the science of...

9th Annual Open Farm Day

Open Farm Day is an annual event hosted by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County and the Agricultural Economic Development Program that allows...

All for One and One for All: Portfolios from the Permanent Collection

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...

Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects

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...

Robert Richenburg: Abstract Expressionist Painter

In the late 1950s Robert Richenburg was at the height of his fame as a painter of the New York School, exhibiting most famously alongside Pollock and de...

The Best Way to Prepare Bananas: Fruits of the Soul from the Permanent Collection

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...

The Buzz Saw Sharks of Long Ago

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...

Tompkins County Bicentennial Walks & Talks: Enfield

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

Compost with Confidence

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...

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

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

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

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

The Magic of Mushrooms

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...

Garden Tours

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

Saturday, July 29