Here's a listing of upcoming educational opportunities around the North Country:

 

NORTH COUNTRY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Sales Training Seminar: 8 to 10 a.m. June 11. $50 for chamber members, $70 for non-members. 

Both held at 7061 U.S. Route 9, Plattsburgh.

Call 518-563-1000 or www.northcountrychamber.com

 

NORTH COUNTRY CENTER FOR BUSINESS IN TRANSITION 

Intergenerational Family Transitions, Creative Solutions and Alternative Structures: 8 to 10:30 a.m. July 10, Anchorspace, Potsdam. Hosted by St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce.

Monthly workshop series: Register at www.adirondack.org/CBITWorkshopSeries.

 

ONEWORKSOURCE 

A.C.C.E.S. Vocational Rehabilitation: 12:45 to 2 p.m. June 11, 25. 

Career Exploration/Ability Profiler Test: 1 to 4 p.m. June 24.

Creating Cover Letters and Thank You Letters: 1 to 2:30 p.m. June 11.

How to Conduct an Internet Job Search: 1 to 2:30 p.m. June 27.

How to Make the Most of a Job Fair: 10:30 a.m. to noon June 14.

Job Club: 10:30 a.m. to noon May 31; June 21, 28.

Job Search for the Older Worker: 1 to 3 p.m. June 12.

Interviewing Skills: 10:30 a.m. to noon June 13, 27.

Introduction to Email: 1 to 2:30 p.m. June 18.

Multi-Business Job Fair: 1 to 4 p.m.  June 17. 

Held at 194 U.S. Oval, Plattsburgh.

Participants must sign up with OneWorkSource 24 hours before workshop time. Register: 518-561-0430.

 

SUNY PLATTSBURGH

Artist Workshop: Carrie Hill: 11:30 a.m. June 15, Room 224, Myers Fine Arts Building, SUNY Plattsburgh. Traditionally woven Mohawk basket workshop.

 To reserve a seat, email celli001@plattsburgh.edu.  

 

PLATTSBURGH CITY SCHOOL

Zumba: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. June 10, 17, July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26 at Stafford Middle School cafeteria. Cost: City residents $40, Senior Citizen Gold Card $30, nonresidents $45 or pay per class, walk-in rate $6 per night.

Register at www.plattscsd.org and complete registration form and mail to 49 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. Email Michelle Walpole at mwalpole@plattscsd.org with any questions.

  

ESSEX COUNTY SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT

Erosion, Sediment Control and Stormwater Training: 8 a.m. to noon June 19, Essex County Public Safety Building, 702 Stowersville Road, Lewis. Training covers both technical and regulatory aspects of stormwater management; open to anyone, including municipal officials, developers and contractors. Cost, $75.

More information or register at www.essexcountyswcd.org by June 13. 

 

ALICE T. MINER MUSEUM 

Let's Make a Kite: 1 p.m., June 29, 9618 U.S. Route 9, Chazy. Participants will construct and decorate a classic diamond-shaped kite and then, wind and weather allowing, fly it. Workshop is open to all ages. $5.

 

LAKES TO LOCKS PASSAGE

Leadership and Management: Developing and Guiding an Effective Board of Directors: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 21, Schuyler Room, Town of Saratoga Offices, 12 Spring St., Schuylerville. Presented by Susan Weinrich of New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc. Will define roles and responsibilities of board members, executive directors, staff and volunteers to build understanding and partnerships that further the organizational goals. $15 per person.

Preregistration required, email anne@lakestolocks.org to register.