Here’s a listing of upcoming educational opportunities around the North Country:
STRAND CENTER FOR THE ARTS
23 Brinkerhoff St., Plattsburgh
ArtQuest Camps: Half-day or full-day sessions this summer. Fee: $95 for non-members and $85 for members; scholarships available.
Register by calling 563-1604 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NORTH COUNTRY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-MALONE
61 William St., Malone
Five-hour Pre-licensing Course: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., June 23, July 29, Aug. 19. New York State Driver's Manual must be read before class.
Register at 483-4550, Ext. 3262.
NORTH COUNTRY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Route 9, Plattsburgh
HAZCOM and the New OSHA Regulations: 8 a.m. to noon, June 24. Fee: $12 per person.
Flammable and Combustible Liquids: 8 a.m. to noon, June 26. Fee: $12 per person.
Preregister at 563-1000 or www.northcountrychamber.com.
ESSEX COUNTY SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
Required Erosion Control Training for Contractors: 8 a.m. to noon, June 20 at Essex County Fairgrounds, 3 Sisco St., Westport. Required for all contractors working on projects that disturb more than 1 acre of soil and have a stormwater permit from the State Department of Environmental Conservation. To receive credits, $75 for certification, reference materials and refreshments.
Register by June 18 at email@example.com.
GLENS FALLS NATIONAL BANK
Financial Fraud Against Seniors: 10 a.m., June 21 at Lakeview Towers community room, 34 Flynn Ave., Plattsburgh. Free.
Reserve by calling 325-4362.
CHAMPLAIN SAIL AND POWER SQUADRON
America's Boating Course: 8 a.m. to noon, June 21 at Town of Plattsburgh Office Complex, 151 Banker Road, Plattsburgh. Book, $30 or $40 for two family members to share a textbook.
Register at www.townofplattsburghrecreation.com or call 562-6860.
NORTH COUNTRY CHAPTER AMERICAN RED CROSS
Water Safety Instructor Course: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., June 30, July 1, 2 and 3 at SUNY Plattsburgh's Memorial Hall. Must be at least 16.
Call Bob Robare at 563-0030 or sign up at www.redcross.org/takeaclass.
HIGH PEAKS HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE
309 Route 47, Saranac Lake.
Volunteer Training: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 17; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 24. For new volunteers.
Call 891-0606 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
CLINTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE
136 Clinton Point Drive, Plattsburgh
Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) non-credit: 8 a.m. to noon, June 18. Fee: $250.
American Red Cross Babysitter Training: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 21. Fee: $69.
Register online at www.clinton.edu/ccwd or 562-4139.
CLINTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
25 McCarthy Drive, Plattsburgh
Boater Safety Course: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., June 21, 28. Free.
Register at 565-4338.
CLINTON COUNTY SENIOR CITIZENS COUNCIL
5139 North Catherine St., Plattsburgh
Computer Basics/Beginners Class: 9 to 11 a.m., Mondays and Wednesdays.
To register, call Len Wood, 572-0800 or the Senior Citizens Council, 563-6180.
194 U.S. Oval, Plattsburgh
Dynamic Cover and Thank You Letters: 9:30 to 11 a.m., June 17.
Creating a Targeted Resume: 1 to 3 p.m., June 17, 24.
Unlocking Potential/Transferable Skills: 1 to 2:30 p.m., June 18.
Career Exploration/Ability Profiler Test: 1 to 4 p.m., June 23.
Computer Essentials 1/Introduction to Computers: 9:30 to 11 a.m., June 24.
All classes are free.
Call 561-0430 to register.