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December 5, 2013

Springbrook to host open house today

The Daily Star

---- — The former St. Mary’s School in Oneonta will be the site of an open house today to showcase Springbrook’s expansion into the facility. 

Springbrook will host the holiday-themed open house from 1 to 7 p.m., including a reception for a community art show.  From 3 to 5 p.m., there will be an informational meeting about Consolidated Supports and Services for people with disabilities, including information about self-determination and independent living. For more information about the CSS session, call 353-7272, ext. 2900.

From 1 to 6 p.m., guests can tour the new facility. During the tours, staff will be available to answer questions and provide additional information. From 3 to 6:30 p.m., families can join the Springbrook Recreation Club for arts, crafts, and games. 

The “Gifts Unwrapped” community art show reception will be from 4 to 6 p.m. 

For more information on the Open House or the Gifts Unwrapped art show, click on the “News” tab at, or call 286-7171, ext. 370.

The school is at 5588 State Highway 7 in the town of Oneonta. 

Springbrook, which provides services to more than 850 people with developmental disabilities from across New York state, is Otsego County’s third-largest employer with more than 1,100 employees.