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Membership Stats for Spring 2016
As of March 15, 283 people have registered of our total 401 members.
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

August 18, 2017 - Have you sent in your registration form? NOTE: Registration has begun! The website has additional information. View updated.pdf print files in the upper right corner - "DOCUMENTS." If you see anything amiss, or have a question, contact the SOAR office. Print and fill out the Registration and the Ambassador Forms (Meet-the-Chef is optional), add your $65 membership check (made out to: "PACES-235" and noted in memo line: "SOAR dues," and mail them to SOAR, or drop them into the mailbox on the SOAR office door. (See below/right for location details.)
August 11, 2017 - For New or Potential SOAR members: View the .pdf of the FAll 2017 course booklet in the upper right corner for general information. If you want to join SOAR, notify the office to send a "mailing" to you, or view our DOCUMENTS (upper right corner), and then follow the directions above on how to register. REGISTRATION is ongoing up to the time of each first class (after that, at the discretion of the presenters). Closed classes are announced in this column as they occur.

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Fall 2017 SOAR Member Letter (pdf)
(from Bill Mein, Chariman of the Board)
F17 Ambassador Interest Form (pdf)
(please everyone return this form too)
Fall 2017 Scheduling Insert (pdf)
(updated/corrected as of 08-12-17)
Fall 2017 Calendar Insert (pdf)
with start dates in red (08/18/17)
Fall 2017 Locations Insert (pdf)
(for more details: view LOCATIONS)
F17 Meet-the-Chef - Robideau's (pdf)
Wed. 10/18, 1pm, pay by 10/02, (cap: 44)


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


Visit our sponsoring institution:
SUNY Potsdam

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R. Kreuzer, SOAR website manager