The Express Newspaper – January 28, 2016

Banzai Literacy Program at MHS – by Sandy McBride

   High school education prepares students for college and for the job market.  The curriculum offers courses in the sciences, language arts, foreign languages, physical education, math and music, providing them with the skills necessary to pass college courses.  Programs offered through BOCES teaches them such job skills as machine technology, cosmetology, auto repair and culinary arts among others.  There are all kinds of learning tools available in our schools for young people who will soon embark on that often intimidating journey called life in the real world

MACSC Summer Feeding Program – by J. Dugan

The Mechanicville Area Community Services Center’s Summer Feeding Program, now in its third year, will begin at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, July 8 at the Park Avenue Playground in Mechanicville. The program will kick off with a special celebration, featuring fun for the whole family free of charge to area residents.

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The Express Newspaper June 25, 2015

MACSC Summer Adventure Program registration set for Tuesday, May 12, 6:00-8:00pm at Community Center


MECHANICVILLE - Registration for the exciting 2015 MACSC Summer Adventure Program will take place at the Community Center (6 South Main Street, Mechanicville, 664-8322) from 6:00 to 8:00pm on Tuesday, May 12. The Summer Adventure Program gets underway on Tuesday, July 7, at MACSC.

The Summer Adventure Program is held Tuesdays through Fridays for six weeks, and provides activities for children and youth between the ages of six and 13. This year’s program you will be able to purchase your child’s Summer Adventure T-shirt for $10 and additional T-shirts are $10.00, signups for t-shirts are only available only on Registration Night.   Please feel free to bring your registration form filled out along with health records to save you time. The registration form can be found on our website

In addition, some of the activities require bus transportation/admission fees that are billed separately. Spots for trips are not reserved until payment is received by the Among this summer’s activities are roller skating and dancing at Guptill’s Arena, games and fun at the Saratoga Strike Zone, the Tree Paad, and the Great Escape; swimming at the Peerless Pool, Grafton Lakes State Park, and Moreau Lake State Park. For additional information, please call Holly Martin at 664 8322 ext. 307.

Elvis & Patsy Help Rotary Club Raise Funds

TILLWATER OCTOBER 25- Danny "Elvis" Romines and Courtney "Patsy Cline" Shane filled up the SACC auditorium on Saturday night. The Mechanicville Rotary Club sponsors Elvis every year to raise money for winter coats for needy children. Food and beverage sales revenue went to SACC so 2 worthy causes benefited.This year the show was moved from Mechanicville to Stillwater and Patsy Cline was added to the program.