The Chiller Haunted House (formerly located at Suggett Park in Cortland) has now moved to the haunted halls of the Center for the Arts in Homer. They are looking for actors to play the roles of “tour guides” through the haunt as well as participate in the other activities planned. They also need volunteers to help with set up and tear down. Anyone interested can call Jim Coon at 607-756-1734 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Register for the Cortland Junior Police Academy summer camp taking place from July 23rd to August 3rd. It’s for local kids entering grades 9-12. Make the most of your summer, challenge yourself, and train with police officers. Their objective is to provide 2 weeks of fitness, education, and fun, weaved into a police academy format. Fore more information visit: cortland.org/467/Junior-Police-Academy
Cortland County Area Agency on Aging and the Older Americans Advisory Board would like to invite you to support the Cortland County Area Agency on Aging’s “Expanded In-Home services for the Elderly Program” (EISEP) by purchasing an EISEP Dining Card. All proceeds will be used for direct services to assist older persons of Cortland County to remain in their homes. Members of the Older American Advisory Board are selling EISEP Dining Cards for $5. The card entitles you to a 10% discount at local restaurants. The EISEP Dining Card will be valid from June 9th through September 3rd. The card provides a 10% discount, good for one meal per visit at all of the participating restaurants. For more information about the services provided by the EISEP program please visit their Facebook or call Cortland County Area Agency on Aging at 607-753-5060.
-Saturday, June 23rd
Marathon Community Scholarship Foundation’s 12th annual 5K Run/Walk for the Scholars takes place at 9am in the Village of Marathon. Anyone interested in participating can find information for this event on the Marathonscholarshipfoundation.org website. The proceeds for this event help sustain current scholarships for graduating seniors of the Marathon School District.
-Saturday, June 30th
This Cortland County Stop DWI Program is holding the Annual Chris’s Run at 8am at the Cincinnatus Town Park. There will be a 5K and 10K runs. The Run is in honor of Chris Tennant, who unfortunately lost his life after driving from an underage drinking party. Proceeds from the event go towards Scholarships, After Prom Parties, Youth Athletic Clubs and Summer Programs, Relay for Life, and the Cincinnatus PTO. For more information, call 607-863-3650 or 863-4677.
-Saturday, June 30th
The Homer Community Blood Drive is from 8am to 1pm, at the Homer 1st United Methodist Church, 16 Cayuga Street(on the Green). A Double Red Cell Collection unit will be available at this drive for type A-,B-,AB-, and O. Donors – get good night’s sleep, hydrate, and streamline your donation experience and save up to 15 minutes by visiting RedCrossBlood.org/RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history questions on the day of your appointment. Anyone who wishes to donate should call and make an appointment at 1-800-RED-CROSS or go to redcrossblood.org. Those with appointments are given first priority, but walk-ins are welcome.