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February 24, 2020
  • Family Friendly Dinner and Meeting

  • Feb 24, 2020 from 4:30pm to 7:30pm
  • Location: Quaker Meeting House, 120 3rd St, Ithaca
  • Description:

    Join us for our first ever Family Friendly Mothers Out Front Tompkins meeting!

    Bring your kids!

    4:30-5:30: We'll provide a simple dinner for us all to share, while spending time together and getting to know one another.

    5:30-7:30: Childcare will be prov

  • Created by: Nora Brown
  • Tags: family friendly, childcare

"Cooperative Extension Seeks New Environmental Program Committee Members"

Hi All! Joe Wilson has been circulating the below call for committee members-I think it would be amazing to have an MOFTompkins representative on this county wide committee!   "Cooperative Extension Seeks New Environmental Program Committee Members Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County (CCE-Tompkins) is seeking six community members who will form a Program Advisory Committee to develop and guide environmental issues programming in our county.  This effort emerges from increased local…

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Climate Wise Gardening Event Planning (4/4)

I love your idea, Kathy, of having kids fill a pot and plant a seed! I've seen really cool seed pots made from folded newspaper, and it occurred to me that maybe instead of buying pots, we could help kids make them from recycled newspaper, as part of the activity (and have some pre-made for kids who might not be old enough to do it themselves). Even greener than clay pots! Then they could take them home and "pot up" into a bigger pot or into the ground if they want to, when their plant gets…

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Urban-Rural Linkages Panel discussion

Urban-Rural Linkages in Meeting Climate Change Goals: Case of Ithaca and Tompkins County Friday, January 31, 2020 at 12:20pm Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium, 863 University Ave, (Architecture building near Johnson Art Museum) Cornell UniversityKatie Borgella serves as commissioner of planning and sustainability for Tompkins County, overseeing the 11-person department and all its activities. She is responsible for developing and executing an integrated, long-term planning strategy for both…

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Introducing MOF Tompkins to Ning

Hi everyone, I am pleased to announce our new Ning site is ready for launch!  This site has many different functions: - Website - Network - Archive Go ahead and explore.  This site is set up so that members can easily post discussions, events, store important files (written, audio, images or video).  It even has a calendar (scroll below). We will make adjustments to the site as we go.  Please post feedback below. I hope you all had a happy and healthy holiday season, Katie  

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5 Replies · Reply by Nora Brown Jan 19