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Mount Mercy Academy Announces a New Summer Camp for Girls

Mount Mercy Academy Announces a New Summer Camp for Girls

Join us for a week of fun this summer!

Registration is now open for Mount Mercy Academy's new GIRLS ONLY summer camp - Camp Mercy! From sports to art to dance to science, we have an activity for you. Sessions are designed for 3rd-8th grade students. With fun, hands-on, project-based sessions, we give girls the opportunity to explore in a creative environment. Each day will offer a different learning experience including fine arts, science, technology, creative writing and world cultures. Our faculty instructors and camp counselors make learning exciting!

The camp runs from July 21-25, 2014 with an extended day program to accommodate working parents. Registration is $180 for the week - register by May 1st to receive an early bird discount of $30 off!

Click here to register today!

Daemen’s New Master of Public Health Program to Begin This Fall

Daemen’s New Master of Public Health Program to Begin This Fall

Daemen College has received New York State Department of Education approval to offer a master of public health degree beginning this fall, making it the only MPH program available at a private college in Western New York.

The new 45-credit graduate program, which will include specialty tracks in epidemiology and community health education along with a generalist track, is geared to working professionals and recent bachelor-level graduates looking to further their education in the growing field of public health. MPH graduates will be prepared for a myriad of opportunities at community-based, global health and managed care organizations, hospitals, health departments, and in public health research.

Two Open House Events Slated at Mary Queen of Angels School

Two Open House Events Slated at Mary Queen of Angels School

 

Mary Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School, providing a quality education for students in Pre-K, UPK, Kindergarten and Grades 1 through 8, will hold an open house from 9 to 11 a.m. and 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, at the school, located at 170 Rosewood Terrace (off George Urban Boulevard), Cheektowaga. Families interested in seeing the school while classes are in session are encouraged to visit during the morning open house event.

Free Playgroup At Harkness

Free Playgroup At Harkness
Erie 1 BOCES Harkness Career & Technical Center has openings in their playgroup for children ages 2 to 4 years old. The Harkness playgroup is free and is held on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Activities include art, music, story time, math, science and social readiness and a snack. With an excellent student to teacher ratio, the program doubles as a learning lab for high school juniors interested in early childhood development careers. Enrollment is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Playgroup will begin February 25, 2014. For more information, please contact:Holly Place (716) 961-407099 Aero DriveCheektowaga, NY 14225www.e1b.org

Mary Queen of Angels School Plans Huge Basket Auction

Mary Queen of Angels School Plans Huge Basket Auction

Mary Queen of Angels Regional Catholic School will host its annual basket auction event on Friday, March 14, in the former Infant of Prague School, 921 Cleveland Drive, Cheektowaga. Doors will open at 5 p.m., with the auction beginning at 7 p.m. A $5 donation includes admission and your first sheet of auction tickets. More than 200 baskets, gift certificates and other prizes will be given away during the event!

Mary Queen of Angels is currently looking for items for auction baskets. If you have any gift certificates, gift cards or new items that you can’t use, please consider donating them to the auction. If you are unable to bring your donations to the school, please call the school office at 895-6280 to arrange for pickup.

NFADA Lists AutoTech and Tire Rodeo Competition Winners

NFADA Lists AutoTech and Tire Rodeo Competition Winners

 

Student teams from the Orleans Niagara BOCES Niagara Career & Technical Education Centers and the Erie 1 BOCES Harkness Career & Technical Center won top honors at the annual NFADA Ron Smith Memorial AutoTech Competition and Tire Rodeo held Saturday in Orchard Park. The competition took place at the Erie Community College-Vehicle Technology Training Center at 5885 Big Tree Road, Orchard Park.

The AutoTech competition featured teams of two high school automotive seniors who were put through a series of diagnostic, workstation and performance tests to measure their automotive technical skills and abilities. The WNY Ford Dealers provided six 2014 Ford Fusions for the students to compete on.

Timon To Host Family Fun Night for area 6th, 7th and 8th grade boys and their families!

Timon To Host Family Fun Night for area 6th, 7th and 8th grade boys and their families!

Area 6th, 7th and 8th grade boys are invited to be our guests at "Family Fun Night"

Wednesday, January 29 @ 5:30pm