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Trout in the Classroom
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Trout in the Classroom

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Trout in the Classroom (TIC) is an interdisciplinary program that introduces cold water conservation education in New York schools by raising brook trout or other native cold-water species from eggs to fingerlings.  This workshop will provide teachers and program partners an opportunity to i...

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NE Winter Regional 4-H Shooting Sports Workshop
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NE Winter Regional 4-H Shooting Sports Workshop

Friday, February 22, 2019

The New York 4-H Shooting Sports training certifies volunteer leaders and staff as 4-H Shooting Sports Instructors. The training features the following: Pistol, Archery, Coordinator, Hunting, Muzzle Loading, Rifle and Shotgun. Adults will be certified to teach the applicable discipline to y...

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1st Annual Farmers Social Luncheon
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1st Annual Farmers Social Luncheon

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

It’s half way through winter and we could all use a chance to get off the farm and get together!Together with our sponsors, Lowville Producers’ Co-op, Lowville Farmers’ Co-Op, AgroLiquid and Miller’s Meat Market, we are pleased to be holding our: 1st Annual Mid-Winter Farmer’s Social No meeti...

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4-H Teen Council... A Program for Teens
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4-H Teen Council... A Program for Teens

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

What Is It All About?Teen Council provides opportunities for teens to interact with other teens from all over Lewis County. The program is open to all 4-H members between the ages of 13 to 19. 4-H members can join as soon as they turn 13. The purpose of the Teen Council is to serve as a leade...

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Pelts, Skulls & Scat!
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Pelts, Skulls & Scat!

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Join us at the Lewis County Education Center to see how an animal’s physical and behavioral traits can help it to survive in the Northeast! During this program for youth we will explore concepts of habitat and unique animal adaptations of critters living in the North Country. A hands on activ...

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Art History Program
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Art History Program

Monday, March 4, 2019

The Art History Program is back again this year and will be offered Mondays in March.This is a series of hands on learning workshops focusing on learning about famous artists and applying their techniques to your own masterpieces.Cost: Free for 4-H members; $8 for non-members.  Participa...

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Our Office Has Moved!
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Our Office Has Moved!

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension is now located at the new Lewis County Education Center.  Stop by and visit us at 7395 East Road, Lowville, NY.  Please dial 5270 at the phone in the vestibule for access to the building.

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Art History Program
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Art History Program

Monday, March 11, 2019

The Art History Program is back again this year and will be offered Mondays in March.This is a series of hands on learning workshops focusing on learning about famous artists and applying their techniques to your own masterpieces.Cost: Free for 4-H members; $8 for non-members.  Participa...

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Shop Meetings
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Shop Meetings

Friday, March 15, 2019

January 18th at Steve Farney Farm, 6808 Bardo Road, Lowville, NYJake Ledoux will talk about retrofitting old barns vs. new barns.February 15th at Lewis County Education Center, 7395 East Road, Lowville, NYMike Hunter will talk about the crop outlook.March 15th at John Williams Farm, 10359 Old S...

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Lewis County Enhancement Calf Application Deadline
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Lewis County Enhancement Calf Application Deadline

Friday, March 15, 2019

The calf scholarship award program is sponsored by the Lewis County Dairy Industry Building for the purpose of encouraging those who want to become involved with registered dairy cattle or purebred beef in Lewis County.  Applications are due on March 15th and can be found by clicking here.

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Art History Program
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Art History Program

Monday, March 18, 2019

The Art History Program is back again this year and will be offered Mondays in March.This is a series of hands on learning workshops focusing on learning about famous artists and applying their techniques to your own masterpieces.Cost: Free for 4-H members; $8 for non-members.  Participa...

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Swarming Bees!
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Swarming Bees!

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Emma Mullen; Honey Bee Extension Association at Cornell University will discuss the steps for...IdentifyingPreventingManaging Swarming in a bee yard.Contact the office at 315-376-5270 or click here to register online by March 15.

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Tree Pruning Workshop
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Tree Pruning Workshop

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation are pleased to present a workshop for professionals who care for trees, as well as for anyone who wants to learn proper pruning techniques. You can determine whether a tree lives 15 years or 150 by t...

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Pheasant Orders Due
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Pheasant Orders Due

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is once again distributing day-old pheasant chicks for rearing and release projects to qualified 4-H youth. Why raise pheasants? Rearing pheasants is enjoyable, challenging and teaches youth responsibilityReleased pheasants for fall hunting ...

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Incubation and Embryology
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Incubation and Embryology

Thursday, March 21, 2019

It might seem hard to believe, but spring is right around the corner and it will soon be time for baby chicks! The Cooperative Extension of Lewis County and the Lewis County 4-H Program will be hosting a Chicken Incubation and Embryology Workshop on Thursday, March 21st from 6:00PM to 7:30PM a...

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NYS Maple Weekend
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NYS Maple Weekend

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Enjoy educational visits to various "sugar shacks" throughout Lewis, Jefferson, Oneida, and Oswego Counties...you choose where. Sugarbush tours, sap boiling demonstrations, tasting sweet syrup and all kinds of maple confections made by Lewis County maple producers, pancake breakfast and Interna...

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NYS Maple Weekend
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NYS Maple Weekend

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Enjoy educational visits to various "sugar shacks" throughout Lewis, Jefferson, Oneida, and Oswego Counties...you choose where. Sugarbush tours, sap boiling demonstrations, tasting sweet syrup and all kinds of maple confections made by Lewis County maple producers, pancake breakfast and Interna...

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Art History Program
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Art History Program

Monday, March 25, 2019

The Art History Program is back again this year and will be offered Mondays in March.This is a series of hands on learning workshops focusing on learning about famous artists and applying their techniques to your own masterpieces.Cost: Free for 4-H members; $8 for non-members.  Participa...

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NYS Maple Weekend
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NYS Maple Weekend

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Enjoy educational visits to various "sugar shacks" throughout Lewis, Jefferson, Oneida, and Oswego Counties...you choose where. Sugarbush tours, sap boiling demonstrations, tasting sweet syrup and all kinds of maple confections made by Lewis County maple producers, pancake breakfast and Interna...

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Dairy Discovery Workshop
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Dairy Discovery Workshop

Friday, March 29, 2019

The annual Dairy Discovery program provides New York youth with fun, hands-on science-oriented learning experiences on dairy production and management topics which feature the unique facilities, industry professionals, and staff of Cornell University. Dairy Discovery is a hands-on works...

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NYS Maple Weekend
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NYS Maple Weekend

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Enjoy educational visits to various "sugar shacks" throughout Lewis, Jefferson, Oneida, and Oswego Counties...you choose where. Sugarbush tours, sap boiling demonstrations, tasting sweet syrup and all kinds of maple confections made by Lewis County maple producers, pancake breakfast and Interna...

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Tractor Safety Course
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Tractor Safety Course

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Cornell Cooperative Extension and Lewis County 4-H will once again sponsor a Tractor Certification Course. Federal Law requires the certification program for any youth under the age of 16 who operate a tractor off property owned or leased by their parents. New York State Law requires a tr...

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Open House - Cornell Veterinary College
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Open House - Cornell Veterinary College

Saturday, April 6, 2019

OPEN HOUSESATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2019 DOORS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FROM 10:00AM - 4:00PM The students, faculty, and staff of the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine invite you, your family and friends to our 52nd annual Open House. Open House is our opportunity to share the joys ...

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Fiber Arts Program
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Fiber Arts Program

Thursday, May 2, 2019

A series of 4 hands-on learning workshops focusing on Fiber Arts (weaving, felting, etc.).  Limited participants age 8+, register early!

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Fiber Arts Program
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Fiber Arts Program

Thursday, May 9, 2019

A series of 4 hands-on learning workshops focusing on Fiber Arts (weaving, felting, etc.).  Limited participants age 8+, register early!

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Fiber Arts Program
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Fiber Arts Program

Thursday, May 16, 2019

A series of 4 hands-on learning workshops focusing on Fiber Arts (weaving, felting, etc.).  Limited participants age 8+, register early!

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Fiber Arts Program
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Fiber Arts Program

Thursday, May 23, 2019

A series of 4 hands-on learning workshops focusing on Fiber Arts (weaving, felting, etc.).  Limited participants age 8+, register early!

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