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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!
Fall 2013 SOAR Luncheon
Photos are posted!
Meet-the-Chef: Sergi's Restaurant - Potsdam
Photos are posted! View them from the "Events/Trips" link here on the Home Page.
Fall 2013 Bus Trip to Syracuse Stage
Photos are posted! View them from the "Events/Trips" link on the Home Page.
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Course Updates

August 02, 2015 - The Fall 2015 Course Booklet is now posted (and printed in the fastest time ever!). The schedulers are working out the last few classrooms and times/dates. The course booklet inserts are being worked on now too. Enjoy a "preview" look at the course booklet (in the "Documents" section (above right).
July 09, 2015 - A LIST of FALL 2015 SOAR CLASSES is now POSTED! (Go to the upper right corner of this page to view the list)
July 02, 2015 - The Schedulers are busy at work finding places for all the Fall 2015 courses. Stay turned for information to come...
July 27, 2015 - The SOAR Fall 2015 semester starts on Tuesday, September 8. (No classes on Labor Day!) The semester runs ~10 weeks - Sept. 8 - Nov. 13.
July 02, 2015 - COMING EVENTS... MEET-the-CHEF will be at "The Club" in Canton. The day/date/time: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 1:00pm. FALL 2015 LUNCHEON will be November 18, 2015 - serving at noon in the Multi-Purpose Room at Barrington Student Union.

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Fall 2015 Course Booklet (pdf)
(updated 08-01-15)
SOAR Trifold (pdf)
Brochure with general info about SOAR

Events / Trips

Spring 2015 SOAR Luncheon
The band plays at 11:30; buffet table opens at ...
Meet the Chef: Lobster House
RESERVATIONS DUE by Wednesday, April 1st

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