The CVPH Annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place this Saturday, April 4, at 10 am on the CVPH front lawn. This free event is open to children in 2nd grade and younger. There will be a separate area for children under the age of three.
Kids must bring their own basket to put their collected eggs in and the Easter Bunny will be there for pictures before and after the hunt!
Are you looking for a chance to attend college or finish your education? The Housing Authority Insurance, Inc. is offering 50 scholarships worth $2,500 each. Applications must be completed and submitted by Thursday, April 30. The winners will be notified in June 2015.
For all the information you need to apply, click here.
The Imaginarium Children’s Museum is having Master Gardener from Cornell Cooperative Extension on Monday, March 30 at 2:00 pm to help children learn how to pot a plant to take home for just $5 for children over 1 and free for children under 1! This is a great opportunity to get your children to experience and fall in love with the relaxing activity of gardening. If they really enjoy it, you can apply for a gardening plot for Summer 2015 so they can put to use what they’ve learned!
For more information about the summer gardening plots, you can read about it here. There is a $25 entry fee, but special arrangements can be made if necessary.
Are you interested in a Community Garden plot this season??
The Plattsburgh Community Garden Group has plots conveniently located behind the PHA administrative building for a season rate of $25.00/bed. Plot holder agreements are available at the Plattsburgh Housing Authority front desk or attached below.
Existing plot holders: fill out a plot holder agreement and send a check to the Plattsburgh Community Garden Group.
New members: fill out a plot holder agreement and bring the agreement and your $25 payment to the annual meeting of the Plattsburgh Community Garden Group being held at the Plattsburgh Public Library (Oak Street) on Saturday, April 25th at 10:00 AM.
Submission Deadline: Form and payment must be mailed to arrive before Saturday, April 25, 2015. Alternatively, bring form and payment to the annual kickoff meeting, 10 a.m., Saturday, April 25, at the Plattsburgh Public Library. City Residents submitting form and payment are drawn first for plots in the City of Plattsburgh. Plattsburgh Housing Authority residents are drawn first for the PHA Garden. Existing gardeners submitting form and payment by April 25 will keep same plot, if desired.
**Plattsburgh Housing Authority Garden plots: $25 for 4′ x 12′ raised bed garden plot or 3′ x 8′ elevated garden plot**
Multiple plots may be available to those interested.
Plot sharing is encouraged for those not able or interested in maintaining a plot alone!!!
More information is available at the Plattsburgh Community Garden Group website http://www.plattsburghcommunitygarden.org
2015 Plot Holder Agreement:
The Press Republican is hosting a job fair on March 18 at the Holiday Inn, Route 3 in Plattsburgh. From 10-11 a.m. it is reserved for veterans and their spouses only and 11-2 is open to everyone. There will be employers, recruiters, and information that will help you get a new job or career.
The Clinton County Health Department and the Action for Health Consortium are working to increase healthy opportunities for Clinton County residents. You can help by taking this quick 5 minute survey here in order to help them better understand what residents want and need from local trails in Clinton County.