Here’s a listing of upcoming educational opportunities around the North Country:
CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION
On the Farm Safety - A Family Affair: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 15 at the family farm of Steve and Marsha Gokey, 3 Vincent Road, Malone (one mile past Wilder Homestead Farm).
Local agencies and agri-businesses will have representatives on hand to discuss farm-safety topics. Designed for youths but open to all. Free admission. Lunch available to benefit Franklin County 4-H Dairy Program.
Call Diane DuMont or Steve McDonald at 483-7403 to register.
NORTH COUNTRY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Route 9, Plattsburgh.
FMLA - What You Should Know: 8 to 11 a.m., March 18. Family and medical leave information. Fee: Members, $20; non-members, $40.
Pre-register at 563-1000 or www.northcountrychamber.com.
1610 Route 22 at Whallons Bay Road, Whallonsburg
Winter Bird Language and Behavior Field Class: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., March 18. Fee: $25.
Register at email@example.com
CLINTON COUNTY NEW YORK CONNECTS
All held at Clinton County Government Center, 137 Margaret St., Plattsburgh, first-floor meeting room.
Nutrition Outreach Education Program: 10 to 11:30 a.m., March 12, SNAP/Food Stamp application instruction.
The Senior Center: 10 to 11:30 a.m. March 26, Programs held at the center.
Home-Based Primary Care: 10 to 11:30 a.m. April 9. An important program for veterans.
Health Exchange Marketplace: 10 to 11:30 a.m. April 23. Affordable Care Act
Call 565-4620 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visitor parking via Court Street.
EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER
16 Emergency Services Drive, Plattsburgh
FCC Amateur Radio License Course: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 15. Fee: Manual, $15; exam, $15.
Register with Robert Cook at 563-2527 or email@example.com; or Dave Tallman at 563-3979 or firstname.lastname@example.org
SOUTH PLATTSBURGH FIRE DEPARTMENT
Route 22, Plattsburgh
About Boating Safely. 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., March 18 and 20. Fee: $30.
Register with Robert Shivokevich, 493-7251 or email email@example.com
Westside Ballroom, 253 New York Road, Plattsburgh