May 2016
Athena ACE Nominees Sought
1:00 AM - 1:00 AM
The Athena Award for Continuing Education (ACE) Association celebrates the 8th annual year of the Athena ACE Scholarship.  Application forms are available in the “Application” section on our website, http://athenagenevaace.us11.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=94e4387342355bb2c4e021ce1&id=111c8b0142&e=f9a60a1f9f and can be submitted electronically to AthenaACEA@gmail.com or by mail to the following address:
Athena ACE Association
P.O. Box 744
Geneva, New York 14456
 
Applications for the scholarship will be accepted until Saturday, June 25th at 4:00 pm.

The scholarship is open to women ages 25 and older that are enrolled (or plan to be enrolled) in a qualified educational program by September 30, 2016, and, who live in eastern Ontario, Seneca or Yates counties. Qualified educational programs may include: formal higher education (college degree) programs or any certification or training program (including a GED) that is necessary for the recipient to advance in her career or pursue a stated career goal.
 
The Athena ACE Scholarship supports women developing their capacity for leadership in our community by pursuing additional education.  The scholarship will be awarded to one or more women that demonstrate the qualities promoted by the ATHENA International program: excellence, creativity and initiative in her profession, valuable service by contributing time and energy to her community, and assistance to other women in reaching their full potential.
 
The Athena ACE Association will award up to $2500 in scholarship assistance.  The recipient(s) will be announced in August, 2016.
 
Questions may be emailed to AthenaACEA@gmail.com
Walking Trail
6:00 AM - 7:15 AM

In partnership with Our Town Rocks (OTR), Dundee Central School is pleased to share the opening of the  DCS Walking Trail. The DCS Walking Trail is a walking course that has been identified for community members to walk inside the school building during the cold winter months. One course includes stairs and a second does not. The Walking Trail is clearly marked and can be accessed by parking by the outside basketball court and using the entrance by the nurse's office. The Walking Trail is open to the public on days that school is in session, Monday through Friday from 6:00 am to 7:15 am and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Working together to promote health and wellness in our community!

 
 
For more information:
Kelly Houck
(607) 243-5533
AMBIT CARES FOOD DRIVE
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

ALL DONATED ITEMS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED TO THE: 

St Alphonsus Food Pantry and the Calvary Food Pantry

FOR THE AUBURN NY AREA.

 

For more information:
ROBERT FITZMAURICE
(315) 730-5994
America's Bible Questions
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The 12 topics people most want to hear about from the Bible according to research by George Barna, American Culture and Faith Institute.

Presented by Dr. Gary Wagner, University Chaplain and Pastor

Wednesday evenings 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Starting February 17 running through to May 4 weekly
At the RAMADA, located at 41 Lakefront Drive, Geneva, N.Y. 14456

Feb 17 - Islam and Christianity
Feb 24 - Church in Politics
Mar 2 - Self-governance
Mar 9 - Bioethics
Mar 16 - Role of Government
Mar 23 - Christian Heritage
Mar 30 - Israel's role in the World
Apr 6 - Sexual Identity
Apr 13 - Cultural restoration
Apr 20 - Poverty
Apr 27 - Religious Persecution
May 4 - Abortion

For more information:
Kathy Gratton
(585) 831-1973
Community Read: A Long Walk to Water
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join Aurora Free Library and Hazard Library for a book discussion. A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park is based on the true story of Salva, one of some 3,800 Sudanese "Lost Boys" airlifted to the United States beginning in the mid-1990s. Complimentary copies of the book are available at the Aurora Free Library and the Hazard Library. This event is cosponsored by the Southern Cayuga Anne Frank Tree Project whose theme for the year is “Human Rights? What Difference Can I Make?”

For more information:
Dana Mandel
(315) 364-7570