STEPS Weekly Update
December 8, 2017It’s hard to believe December is here! Read below to learn about some recent events and upcoming activities in the STEPS community. We would love to talk with you about ideas you may have, or if you are new to STEPS, discuss projects that you might like to participate in. We currently have 3 focus groups that meet; Increasing Economic & Educational Opportunities, Improving the Physical Environment, and Improving Personal Health and Wellness. All 3 groups are looking for new members. Contact the STEPS office at (607) 403-0069 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how to get involved. If you have any news or community activities that you would like included in next week’s update, please email the information to Lynne Doyle at email@example.com. by 12 p.m. Tuesday 12/12 to be included. Have a great week!
Santa stopped by during the December 1st Family Movie Night! After visiting with Santa, all enjoyed popcorn while watching Frosty the Snowman. A free copy of the book will be given to each child at a later date.
Events for the week of December 10th
12/10 It’s A Wonderful Life weekend Pancake Breakfast-7:30-11:30 am Seneca Falls Community Center12/11 Increasing Economic & Educational Opportunities workgroup meeting-7 pm Interlaken
Village Office12/13 Romulus CSD Holiday Concert-7 pm Auditorium
South Seneca HS Holiday Concert-7 pm Auditorium
12/14 South Seneca MS Holiday Concert-7 pm Auditorium
12/ 16 Maple Syrup class, 9 am -Noon Edith B. Ford Library, Ovid
12/16 Tree Lighting-6 pm Interlaken Library
Residents enjoyed making Jar Gifts on December 3rd! Thanks to Deb Bush for leading the group and 3 Bears for the use of Papa Bear.
Mark Your Calendar!
*12/19 South Seneca Elementary School Holiday Concert-7 pm
*1/8 Improving Personal Health & Wellness meeting; 10 am
*1/13 Freezer Safety class; 10 am
*1/16 STEPS Risers; 6:30 pm
Interlaken resident, Caroline Peterson was assigned to STEPS from June through December 7th as an Ameri-Corps Volunteer. She was an asset to our staff and continues to be involved in the community. We thank Caroline for all her work in the STEPS community and wish her well in her future endeavors.
Local Assistance Programs
If you find yourself or your family in need of assistance here are links to information about programs that might be able to provide you with assistance.
The STEPS office and staff have new email addresses!
for the office email
for Theresa Lahr
for Lynne Doyle
for Kristin Parry
for Gabe Telarico
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Positions with the school district can be found here.
United Way of Seneca County campaign is wrapping up this month. Please consider making a donation that will impact local lives in the STEPS Neighborhood.
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