Naked Eye Astronomy–The Autumn Sky

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

Can you find the North Star? How about Arcturus? Can you find constellations, like Cygnus the swan, Ursa Major, Draco, Pegasus or Andromeda? What about Jupiter and Saturn? All these celestial objects will be in the evening sky this autumn, and you can learn how to find them! Join OCCA Vice President Jim Hill for …

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Free

Be Informed Lecture Series: Making a Meadow–RESCHEDULED

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

DUE TO super-saturated grounds at our project site, this event has been POSTPONED until Wednesday, May 29. Sorry for the inconvenience!

Free

The Birds of Mohican Farm

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

Join Becky Gretton for an early morning walk to get the birds! Mohican Farm's fields, woods and shoreline make it a great location for birding, including spring warblers, swallows, bluebirds, shorebirds--maybe even bobolinks and eagles. The walk is led by Becky Gretton, Co-president of Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society, and is suitable for all levels of birders. …

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Free

OCCA 50th Anniversary Garden Party

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

Help us celebrate 50 years of natural resource conservation! Join OCCA's staff and board at an exclusive garden party on the grounds of Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate as we celebrate our many accomplishments and look toward our future. Enjoy dinner, live music, tours of the restored garden, and a spectacular view of Otsego Lake. Tickets are …

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$75

Highway Cleanup

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

Help keep a 2-mile section of Route 80 in Cooperstown/Springfield looking good! Afterward, enjoy a complimentary coffee and a muffin at Sunflower Cafe in Springfield! Gloves, bags, and equipment provided. Ages 12 and up only.

Free

Highway Cleanup

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

Help pick up litter from a 2-mile section of State Highway 80 in Springfield and Cooperstown! Bags, gloves and safety equipment provided as part of New York State’s Adopt-A-Highway program. Pre-registration required, 12 years and up only. Meet at OCCA’s office at Mohican Farm, 7207 State Highway 80, Cooperstown, NY. This activity will take two …

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Forest Stewardship Workshop

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

OCCA, Mohican Farm, and the Otsego Land Trust team up to provide this workshop in Forest Stewardship aimed at forest owners, foresters, and anyone with an interest in forested land. Good forest stewardship is all about the responsible management of forests. But in order to be a good forest steward, it is important to have …

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Free

Be Informed! Lecture Series–Up the Creek

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

OCCA Executive Director Leslie Orzetti takes you "up the creek" at Mohican Farm. Dr. Orzetti will cover topics in stream ecology and give attendees a hands-on experience collecting water quality and critter samples from the creek, and will also introduce the brand new Citizen Science Water Quality Monitoring Program and provide a brief overview of …

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Highway Cleanup

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

Help us remove litter from a 2-mile section of State Highway 80 in Springfield and Cooperstown! Bags, gloves and safety equipment provided as part of New York State’s Adopt-A-Highway program. Pre-registration required, 12 years and up only. Meet at OCCA’s office at Mohican Farm, 7207 State Highway 80, Cooperstown, NY. This activity will take two …

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Free

Otsego Lake Association Annual Meeting

Mohican Farm/Spaulding Estate 7207 State Route 80, Cooperstown

The Otsego Lake Association (OLA) will hold its annual meeting at Mohican Farm on Saturday, August 13, 2016, from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. The meeting is free and open to the members and non-members. Following the OLA business, Cindy Falk and Will Walker of the Cooperstown Graduate Program (CGP) will present "Subsistence, Commercial, and Estate …

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