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Membership Stats for Fall 2017
As of 09-15-17: 357 participants have registered for SOAR classes.
Tim Messner and his archaeology students craft a canoe
Spring 2015 SOAR presenter Tim Messner and his archaeology students created a dugout canoe this summer "using nothing but fire, handmade tools and one giant pine log."
The 2015 Super SOARer is ...
SOAR is proud to announce that our most recent Super SOARer is Dot Howe!

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Course Updates

September 16, 2018 - REMINDER: MEET-the-CHEF at MORLEY'S AMERICAN GRILL in Massena. The due date for getting your reservation to the SOAR Office for this event is Monday, October 1st!
September 07, 2018 - CLOSED COURSES: #1 Aaron Burr; #3 American Predators; #5 Art for Beginners; #13 Climate Change; #20 Dams of the Raquette River; #22 Digestive Wellness; #23 Drawing for Everyone; #26 Exploring Patterns in our DNA; #28 Fitness for Optimal Aging; #32 Galaxies; #34 Holiday Traditions; #36 Intro to Yoga; $40 Line Dancing for Beginners; #46 Nomads in World History; #51 Secret Soldiers of the Civil War; #54 Tax, Estate, Financial Planning for the Elderly; #63 What is Bitcoin and What Does it Do? (384 members have registered for classes so far.)
September 17, 2018 - Racial Attitudes: Changing Expectations NOTE: ALL the classes for "Racial Attitudes: Changing Expectations" are being held in Maxcy Hall 104.
September 11, 2018 - Racial Attitudes: Changing Expectations NOTE: Session 3 (on 9/25): "Racial Attitudes... has a change of topic and presenter. "Unequal Choices, Unequal Chances: The American Game of Life" – Nancy Lewis & Anna Sorensen, has been canceled at the request of the presenters. In its stead, Nassar Malit will return with a second presentation: "What Makes Us Human."
September 12, 2018 - Computer Arithmetic NOTE: There has been a classroom change for #15 "Computer Arithmetic" - we are moving from Kellas 217 to Kellas 104 (on the main floor).
September 12, 2018 - Beginning Tai-Chi and Qigong NOTE: Beginning Tai-Chi and Qigong will not be meeting on October 9th (the room will not be available that day).
September 12, 2018 - Continuing Tai-Chi and Qigong NOTE: Continuing Tai-Chi and Qigong will not be meeting on October 9th (the room will not be available that day).

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Events / Trips

F18 Meet-the-Chef: Morley's American Grill
240 East Orvis St. Massena, NY 13662

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382 Van Housen Ext.
SUNY Potsdam
44 Pierrepont Ave.
Potsdam, New York 13676

In person visit us at:
Van Housen Hall Extension
Room 382 (on the SUNY Potsdam Campus)

Office hours: 9:00-2:00 - Monday, Wednesday, Friday (hours may vary when SOAR is not in session)

Phone: 315-267-2690


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SUNY Potsdam

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R. Kreuzer, SOAR website manager