Pranzo di Casa! (Down Home Dinner)
Join us on Saturday, September 27 from 6-9 for our annual fundraiser Pranzo di Casa (Down Home Dinner Italian-Style)!
- Enjoy delicious food from local farmers and producers.
- Listen to the toe tappin' bluegrass music performed by the Hilltown Ramblers.
- Shop at our silent auction.
Space is limited so return this dinner reservation form or call 518-622-9820 xO to reserve your spot. There are also sponsorship opportunities. Businesses, artists, and individuals can also donate items, using the Auction Donation Form, to the silent auction. Find the donor forms here.
$70 per person/$130 per couple.
CCE at the Columbia County Fair
The volunteers and staff of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia and Greene Counties will be at the Columbia County Fair in Chatham, hosting a number of events, informational tables, and activities. Here's a small sample of what we have going on. Please see the CCE Event Listing here for the entire schedule.
Wednesday, August 27
3:00-9:00 p.m. - Edible Landscaping: The 21st Century Victory Garden (Columbia Hall)
3:00-9:00 p.m. - Youth Scavenger Hunt (Columbia Hall)
4:00-8:00 p.m. - Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases Answer Booth (Columbia Hall)
4:30 p.m. - 4-H Rabbit/Cavy Show (Show Ring)
Thursday, August 28
10:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. - CCE Master Gardener Answer Booth (Columbia Hall)
1:00-7:00 p.m. - 4-H Marksmanship Booth (behind Columbia Hall)
5:30 Cloverbud Pedal Power Derby (front lawn of Columbia Hall)
Friday, August 29
10:00 a.m. - 4-H Public Presentation Showcase (North Stage and Columbia Hall)
3:30 p.m. - 4-H Goat Show (Show Ring)
7:00 p.m. - 4-H Animal Costume Classes (Show Ring)
Much, much more going on Wednesday, August 27 through Monday, September 1! Don't forget to stop by Columbia County Hall when you're at the Fair and buy some delicious juice and/or baked potatoes. Proceeds benefit CCE of Columbia and Greene Counties.
Please support CCE of Columbia and Greene Counties by making your donation via PayPal. Use this button to support our Down Home Dinner, the 2014 Annual Support Campaign, or any other program.
Meet us at the Fair!
Columbia County Fair – August 27-September 1
In Chatham, NY. Stop by Columbia Hall to view our exhibits and have one of our delicious baked potatoes! Then go around the corner and enjoy some ice cream served up by 4-H members and volunteers. www.columbiafair.com for more information on the Fair.
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Upcoming Events & Workshops
|Columbia County Fair – August 27-September 1|
Wednesday, August 27th 2014
Agroforestry Resource Center’s Siuslaw Model Forest
Saturday, August 30th 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|CCE Board of Directors Meeting|
Extension Education Center, Hudson
Tuesday, September 2nd 2014
7:00 pm -
|Master Gardener Volunteer Training Course and Gardening Course (Mondays from 9/8-12/15)|
Hudson Education Center & Agroforestry Resource Center
Monday, September 8th 2014
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
|Edible Landscaping & Ecosystem Gardening|
Agroforestry Resource Center, Acra
Sunday, September 14th 2014
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agroforestry Resource Center
6055 Route 23, Acra, NY 12405
Map to Acra office (see green pin)
Extension Education Center
479 Route 66, Hudson, NY 12534
Map to Hudson office (see green pin)
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