Month: June 2015

Rome Summer Day Camps

Registration is underway for Rome Art And Community Center’s Artletics summer day camp for youth ages 5 to 10. The program runs Mondays through Thursdays, starting June 29 and continuing through Aug. 20. Artletics will cover fine arts to help

Parkway Center seeks volunteers

The Parkway Center is seeking volunteers for the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program to assist with non-emergency medical transportation, a program where volunteer drivers bring seniors to non-emergency medical appointments. The center also is seeking RSVP volunteers for the Bill

Rome – Jervis Library program for 7th-12th graders

The Jervis Public Library, at 613 N. Washington St., is offering a summer program for teens entering seventh through 12th grades at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays from July 1, through Aug. 12, with the exception of Aug. 6, when the program

Kirkland library offering programs

The Kirkland Town Library is offering a variety of programs as part of its summer reading program. The following require registration: ■ Fairy Houses & Gnome Homes, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Thursday, July 16. ■ Planetarium Adventures, Monday, Aug. 10.

July Computer Classes at Utica Public Library

Technology training offered at library The Utica Public Library, 303 Genesee St., offers the following computer classes: ■ Drop-In Computer Help ■ Keyboarding ■ Introduction to Microsoft Excel ■ Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint ■ Computer Fundamentals ■ Advanced Microsoft Excel

Players of Utica Youth Acting Classes

Players is offering two classes this summer: ages 10-13 and 14-17. The workshop will run from Monday, June 29, through Friday, July 17. —for more details click here—

Adult Reading Program – Rome

Adult Reading Program to start June 29th at the Jervis Public Library. —for more details click here—

ORISKANY Summer Reading Program

The free program, open to 3-12 year olds, will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays, from July 6 through Aug. 6. Enjoy “Every Hero Has a Story!” at the Oriskany Public Library, 621 Utica St., during

Red Cross offers babysitter’s training for youth

The American Red Cross of the Mohawk Valley will host a babysitter’s training class for youth 11 to 15 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Red Cross office, 1415 Genesee St. The class builds confidence to hold,

Griffo announces summer reading program

State Sen. Joseph Griffo is encouraging children to keep up their reading through the New York Senate’s 2015 Summer Reading Program. Griffo is again partnering with local libraries to offer children an amusing way to keep their mind focused on