The North Country Homeschooling group seeks to provide homeschooling support and activities to those living in the Northern NY counties of Clinton, Essex, and Franklin. Activity information is available via email, blog, and Facebook. Homeschooling support is provided though Facebook and a variety of monthly support groups. The North Country Homeschooling Group is open to anyone who homeschools or who is thinking of homeschooling. There are no membership fees.
For the past 15 years, Magician Cris Johnson has presented fun and entertaining educational school assembly programs on character development to schools all across North America. Cris uses his unique magic and humor to lay an excellent foundation for this fun-filled program to help explain to students why it's who we are on the INSIDE that matters, not the outside.
The Key Learning Points of this interactive, magic filled program are:
"Cris' magic show was unbelievable and left everyone amazed. His ability to integrate entertainment with an educational message was phenomenal."
"Cris really understands young children and their humor. He has a nice rapport and all of his material was age appropriate. This is the Best I've seen! Excellent!"
"This is a fast paced, lively production perfect for the elementary audiences. Cris went out of his way to involve all of the audience. His message was clear and he modeled good character through his use of humor and politeness. Outstanding!"
This program is our annual reach out to our local schools, a fun field trip with a great message. We hope to see you then!
ATTENTION: Professionals, amateurs, students and children!
Held from March 18 - April 16, Celebrate Spring: An Open Community Art Show is designed to highlight all of our area's talented visual artists. This show will foster an appreciation of the visual arts, provide an inclusive venue to showcase the creative talents of the Adirondacks, and to enrich the Lake Placid community through artistic expression.
This is a non-juried art show that supports regional artists by providing an opportunity to display work in a professional gallery setting, regardless of skill, experience or age. The exhibition features artists of all abilities in a variety of media. All work that meets the applicable criteria will be exhibited.