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Want to improve the life of an area teen? You could be a CITIZEN U Visiting Professor


Do you work in government, community development, agriculture, horticulture, energy, or food production?  Are you interested in addressing community hunger?  Do you have technology, computer, engineering, theater,  or video editing skills?  Do you want to be part of an exciting … Continue reading

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Broome County children through age 5 can win prizes if they read 100 or more books from now to March 31


The “Cuddle Up and Read” Early Learning Reading Challenge encourages parents and caregivers to read with their children daily.  It is sponsored by Building Brighter Futures for Broome, a coalition of over 30 early childhood providers that promotes healthy children, … Continue reading

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Let’s Read site open at Oakdale Mall; more volunteers needed


The “Let’s Read” site is open on the weekends in Oakdale Mall near the entrance to J.C. Penney from the mall. Kids in third grade or younger can come into the site and borrow any of the books that are … Continue reading

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Let’s Read program to help increase number of children reading at grade level


A special community initiative has been started as part of Day of Caring, which is coordinated by United Way of Broome County. The program is “Let’s Read”, which is designed to increase the number of children who can read at … Continue reading

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