Events

Saturday, July 8

"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...

General Livestock Judging Contest

Saturday, July 8, 2017 Registration for this event begins at 9:30 a.m with the contest beginning at 10:00 a.m. This program will be held at the Gerhardt's,...

Vets Growing Garlic

Growing Organic Garlic for Profit: Hear from the Experts & Gain Hands-on Experience! Learning the production of garlic requires specific knowledge of the...

Baskets or Pallets - Log Grown Mushroom Production, Harvest & Marketing

Cornell Cooperative Extension will be offering a series of field days to aide in understanding how to determine quality and grade of agricultural products....

Bee Wellness Workshop: Honeybee Disease & Management

3 options to attend: 1) Friday, July 7, 7-9pm session, Medhat Nasr, PhD presentation: “What is killing our bees: looking north of the 49 Lessons Learned” ;...

Growing Organic Garlic For Profit

Hear from the experts and gain hands-on experience in this introductory class for those interested in growing organic garlic for profit. Among topics...

Scything: Make a Scythe & Learn to Mow

Students will make a simple one handed snath (handle) to fit a blade they bring or purchase from Groundswell. Snath design and assembly will be made simpler...

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...

Knife and Tool Sharpening: Skills Workshop

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

LIHREC Open House

The display gardens will be open all day and there will be guided garden tours on the hour. Special seminars on Ticks in the Garden (11 a.m.), Flower...

Preserve Tomatoes from the Garden

Did you know? When canning, select only disease-free, preferably vine-ripened, firm fruit. Do not can tomatoes from dead or frost-killed vines. Learn why...

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 Walk & Talks: Cayuga Heights and Sunset Park

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

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...

NY Bee Wellness Workshop- Honeybee Disease & Management

Topic: Honey bee disease is a concern for many in maintaining the health of bee colonies. These sessions cover the various types of diseases and pests that...

Saturday, July 8