Events

Saturday, July 8

"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  
General Livestock Judging Contest

General Livestock Judging Contest

CCE Erie

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

Vets Growing Garlic

CCE Broome

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

Baskets or Pallets - Log Grown Mushroom... 9am

Class/ Workshop

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

Toad Song Mushrooms  
Bee Wellness Workshop: Honeybee Disease & Management

Bee Wellness Workshop: Honeybee Disease &... 9am

Class/ Workshop

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” ;...

126 Charleton Hall, Morrisville State College, Morrisville NY (Madison County)  
Growing Organic Garlic For Profit

Growing Organic Garlic For Profit 9am

Class/ Workshop

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

6321 Newport Road, Camillus, NY  
Scything: Make a Scythe & Learn to Mow

Scything: Make a Scythe & Learn to Mow 9am

Class/ Workshop

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...

Groundswell’s Incubator Farm, 115 Rachel Carson Way, Ithaca, NY 14850  
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  
Knife and Tool Sharpening: Skills Workshop

Knife and Tool Sharpening: Skills Workshop 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  
LIHREC Open House

LIHREC Open House 10am

Field Day / Sustainability

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...

Long Island Horticultural Research & Extension Center  
Preserve Tomatoes from the Garden

Preserve Tomatoes from the Garden 10am

Class/ Workshop

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...

CCESC Extension Education Center  
Robert Richenburg: Abstract Expressionist Painter

Robert Richenburg: Abstract Expressionist Painter 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

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...

Johnson Museum of Art  
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 Walk & Talks: Cayuga Heights and Sunset Park

Tompkins County Bicentennial Walk & 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 Sunset Park on Sunset Park Drive (off Cayuga Heights Road) in Cayuga Heights.  
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

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  
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  
NY Bee Wellness Workshop- Honeybee Disease & Management

NY Bee Wellness Workshop- Honeybee Disease... 7pm

Class/ Workshop

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...

Morrisville State College  

Saturday, July 8