Local briefs

Time to sign up

for Camp Cadet

LOCK HAVEN — It’s time for girls and boys ages 11-14 to sign up for the 27th annual Clinton County Police Camp Cadet,

This year the event at Lock Haven University’s Seig Conference Center in Porter Township will be held June 19-24 for girls and June 26-July 1 for boys. The camp is open to girls and boys who reside in Clinton County or attend any Clinton County school.

To keep up with the strenuous daily schedule of events the applicants should be in good physical condition. These are the only requirements. The Camp Cadet staff encourages all interested young people to apply for this program.

This is an overnight camp.

Applications can be downloaded from our Facebook page.

AAUW to host master

gardener Kathy Gillen

LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will meet today at 6 p.m. in the Community Room of Ross Library, 232 W. Main St. New members are welcome.

The first part of the meeting will feature a presentation on the benefits and fundamentals of backyard composting. The speaker will be Kathy Gillen, a master gardener from Penn State Extension. A business meeting will follow.

The Lock Haven branch, chartered on April 2, 1969, is one of 71 branches compromising PA-AAUW. It offers members and the public a program of monthly meetings of diverse interest dealing with community, education, culture, international relations, and women as related to AAUW’s mission: to advance advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.

Membership is open to anyone holding an associate’s (or equivalent, e.g., RN), bachelor’s, or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university. By Joining AAUW, members belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women and girls have a fair chance.