Oswego County LEAH (Loving Education at Home) announces the completion of its Homeschool fall cooperative. Twice a year, homeschool students gather at the Christian Missionary Alliance Church in Fulton. Classes are offered from preschool to high school, with a nursery available. Once in the fall and once in the spring, area homeschoolers gather on eight(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES The National Honor Society Chapter at G. Ray Bodley High School offers free academic assistance to students at the school through a tutoring program. The peer-assistant program is managed by honor society member volunteers and is offered three days per week — Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays — during the students’(…)
Sixth-graders at Lanigan Elementary School are having a real ‘blast’ in class this school year. The students, turned budding scientists, tackled an out-of-this-world science project where they each crafted and launched their very own rocket. The school’s sixth-grade teachers coordinate a rocketry project each year in conjunction with the classroom study of Isaac Newton’s three(…)
The Central New York area, including Oswego County, needs new volunteers for the AARP Tax-Aide program. In 2012, the program served more than 4,000 taxpayers at 19 locations. The program will train volunteers in tax preparation. For more information, contact Ellen Wahl, Oswego County district coordinator, at email@example.com.
In addition to the four-part Introduction to Computers workshop, the Oswego Public Library also is featuring Writing Cover Letters, Introduction to Microsoft Word, Advanced Pinterest, and Self-Publishing and Marketing Your Book. Times and dates are: Writing Cover Letters, 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 14 Intoduction to Microsoft Word, 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 19 Advanced(…)
Muriel Allerton among those profiled in new book A new book co-edited by current and former State University College at Oswego faculty recounts the indelible niches the women of New York state have carved, from suffragist Susan B. Anthony to astronaut Eileen Collins, from abolitionist and humanitarian Harriet Tubman to actor, comedian and producer Lucille(…)