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2018 Midterm Elections

The 2018 Midterm Elections: Post Election Assessments Presentation

RSVP by 11/05/18

CCAL members and non-members are invited to attend a presentation given by longtime CCAL member and presenter Paul Scheele, former professor at SUNY Oneonta, and co-presenters, Prof. Laurel Elder from Hartwick College, and Prof. Richard Berberio from SUNY Oneonta. All three are political scientists.

The 2018 Midterm Elections: Post Election Assessments, sponsored by the SUNY Political Science Club, will be held on Friday, November 9 from 3 to 5 PM in Craven Lounge, Morris Hall on the SUNY Oneonta campus. The format of the class will include a 12-15 minute presentation from each of the facilitators and then questions and comments from the audience.

If you plan to attend, please e-mail Donna Behrendt at,  or call Joan Kollgaard at (607) 441-3283 by November 5 so that we have an idea of numbers to expect. Thank you.

Pick up catalogs

Winter / Spring 2019 Catalogs

2019 Winter Spring catalog COVER

Hi everyone!  If you couldn’t make it to the Annual Meeting on Sunday, we have your catalog available for pick up here in the CCAL Office at 31 Maple St.   Any catalogs not picked up by Thursday, October 25th at 4 pm will be mailed via US mail and you should receive them sometime next week.

Note that because of changes with the United Way, the hours the building is open are a bit more sporadic.  If you wish to pick up your catalog, we suggest you come to the office during our hours of operation:  Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 12:30 to 4:30.


Teri Weigl

Center for Continuing Adult Learning
P.O. Box 546,
31 Maple St
Oneonta, NY   13820
Phone:  607-441-7370
Fax:  607-436-9682


Annual Meeting 2018


annual_meeting_2018.jpgThe 2019 Winter – Spring catalog will be distributed.  Please join us for light refreshments and hear the facilitators describe their upcoming courses. 

Bring a friend who might be interested in joining CCAL.

Open to the public – everyone is welcome!





Utica Trip


CCAL TRIP: Munson Williams Proctor Art Institute & Saranac Brewery – Utica


EVENTS: We will be going to Munson Williams Proctor Art Institute in Utica to see the
special exhibit of pictorial kimono, the artistry of Itchiku Kubota . For more INFO on
MWPAI and the kimono exhibit, go to and click on kimono
If you are a MWPAI member, call or email me about reduced entrance fee before you
send in a reservation.
In the afternoon we will have a guided tour of Saranac Brewery, visit the historic 1888
Tavern, and have time to shop in the gift shop
For more information, check out
ITINERARY: 8:00 leave from Hale Transportation at 139 Commerce Road in Oneonta
8:30 pick-up at the Trolley Blue Lot just south of Cooperstown
10:00 guided tour of MWPAI
11:15 lunch at the MWPAI Terrace Cafe
1:00 guided tour of Saranac Brewery
2:30 leave Utica
3:15 expected arrival in Cooperstown
3:45 expected arrival in Oneonta
LUNCH: We are having a salad buffet lunch at MWPAI Terrace Cafe

COST: $73 per person includes transportation, all entrance fees, and lunch

PAYMENT: Checks must be made out to CCAL and given or mailed to
Jean Seroka, POB 190, Otego, NY 13825