Celebrate CCE,SC's Centennial!

Cornell Cooperative Extension, Schenectady County is 100! Help us celebrate this amazing milestone! Check our website often for updated events!

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Master Gardener Program is 40!

The Master Gardener Program in Schenectady began in 1978. Cornell Cooperative Extension has been teaching gardeners for forty years!

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Healthy Schenectady Family Program is 20!

Healthy Schenectady Family Program began in 1998. Cooperative Extension has been educating families for 20 years!

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It's our birthday!   100 years....40 years....20 years!

In 1918, Cooperative Extension was formed here in Schenectady County.

In 1978, the Master Gardener Program started educating local gardeners in Schenectady County.

In 1998, Healthy Schenectady Families Program began educating Schenectady families.

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Winter Weather Safety

Find tips on winter driving, personal and pet safety in frigid weather, how to prepare for winter storms, links to Cornell's EDEN website, and more, here on our Emergency Preparedness pages.

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Heating with Wood

When comparing heating fuels, wood has a lot of advantages. Learn about choosing, storing and safely burning firewood on our "Heating with Wood" pages.

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Choose MyPlate

MyPlate is the new USDA food guide tool to help people make wise food choices within food and calorie limits. Use their SuperTracker free online tool to track your food and activities.

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Take the CCE Recycling Pledge

Take the Cornell Cooperative Extension Recycling Pledge to reduce, reuse, and recycle as much as possible. Print the pledge to display in your business where your customers, clients, and employees can learn of your recycling efforts.

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WIC is for YOU!

Pregnant women, new moms and their infants and children up to age five can receive breastfeeding support, nutrition education, food packages and MORE though our WIC program. Call today!

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What Is EFNEP?

You can learn ways to eat more vegetables and fruits, drink fewer sweetened beverages, keep a healthy weight and be more active, through our FREE EFNEP classes.

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Last updated February 9, 2018