ST. MARYS — The Neighborhood Training Heart’s Management Elk & Cameron program (LEC) held its month-to-month session on Dec. 14.
The session matter was native arts and training alternatives. The Northern PA Regional Faculty kicked off the day with a presentation and demonstration of the school’s supply platform on the CEC constructing. The category then visited Dickinson Heart’s Kids’s Heart, additionally positioned within the CEC Constructing. Cortney Pahel, program director, spoke concerning the Mother and father as Academics program, and the assorted actions that happen within the Kids’s Heart.
Jesse Gradl and Janet VanEerden welcomed the group at Gallery 29 the place they talked concerning the creation of the Gallery, its mission, function and alternatives for native artwork lessons. The category then traveled to the St. Marys Space Excessive College. Superintendent Dr. Harley Ramsey led a tour of the Profession and Technical Training departments and talked concerning the new Dutch Manufacturing program. Subsequent, a panel of Superintendents and college board members from every college in Elk and Cameron Counties mentioned the challenges and alternatives in native training. Lunch was sponsored by the Northern PA Regional Faculty.
After lunch, the category traveled to the Elk County Council on the Arts (ECCOTA). Sara Frank, government director, offered an summary of ECCOTA, the Gallery, and their varied packages. Julie Mader, an area educating artist for the Arts in Training program, led the group via an interactive artwork mission. And eventually, Jack Cleaver and Mike Aimes offered to the category on the historical past and actions of the Footlighters of Elk County. One participant commented that “the truth that most of those packages are on the lookout for volunteers or members was eye opening.”
The targets of Management Elk & Cameron are to extend neighborhood consciousness and understanding, present alternatives for collaborative management and relationship constructing, and to foster and promote civic readiness. A small group neighborhood enchancment mission is one part of the Management program. The target of the neighborhood enchancment expertise is to offer members with a possibility to learn to make a direct and visual affect of their communities via service to a neighborhood want, group or company.
Extra data on the Management program might be discovered at www.communityedcenter.com, or by contacting the CEC at 814-781-3437.