BOCES campuses to host Open House, College Fair events

Published Mar 8, 2018 at 4:00pm

A BOCES Spring Open House and College Fair will be held Wednesday, March 14 from 6-8 p.m. at BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) Centers in Verona at 4937 Spring Road, New Hartford at 4747 Middle Settlement Road, and Herkimer at 352 Gros Blvd.

Students, parents, educators and community members from the three BOCES regions will have an opportunity to meet with representatives from local and regional two- and four-year colleges.

In addition, representatives from BOCES Adult and Continuing Education programs will be available to answer questions about classes, while Madison-Oneida BOCES in Verona and the Herkimer BOCES will have representatives from local businesses as well.

State-of-the-art classrooms and learning laboratories will be open to visitors, said BOCES.

Displays of equipment, student projects, presentations and student demonstrations, along with opportunities to meet with CTE teachers, will be included in the program.

Some of the workshops at the various BOCES locations will include culinary arts demonstrations, early childhood education, electricity/HVAC demonstrations, conservation, cosmetology and more, said BOCES.

For more information, visit www.oneida-boces.org, www.herkimer-boces.org or www.moboces.org online.