MEREDITH — Meredith Historical Society will sponsor a gravestone cleaning workshop led by Marianne Greenfield, proprietor of Gravestone Cleaning Service of Delhi, from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 20, in Meredith Cemetery, behind the Baptist Church, adjacent to Meredith town hall.
The workshop is open to the public and admission is free. According to a media release, participants will be guided in the use of gravestone cleaning techniques and the biodegradable and non-toxic cleaning product D/2 recommended by the National Park Service.
Participants should bring a new bucket and dish brush with nylon or plastic bristles. The rain date will be July 27.
Registration is required before July 12. Call Cynthia Waterman at 607-746-8083 for information and to register.
DELHI — SUNY Delhi will host hands-on job training workshops designed to meet certain job training requirements and develop skills in a variety of trades.
According to a media release, workshops will include Introduction to Welding from July 15 to Aug. 12; ServSafe Food Safety on Oct. 14; and Notary Public on Oct. 22.
Held at SUNY Delhi, workshops are open to individuals 17 and older. No previous experience is required. The length and cost of workshops vary.
Workshop revenue will support student scholarships and equipment purchases for academic programs at SUNY Delhi.
Contact the SUNY Delhi Office of Outreach and Workforce Development at 607-746-4545 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. A list of upcoming workshops is available online at delhi.edu/bcs. View http://delhi.meritpages.com/news/SUNY-Delhi-Offers-Job-Training-Workshops/10114.
WATERCOLORS FOR BEGINNERS
SIDNEY — A workshop for beginners in how to paint with watercolors will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, July 13, at Sidney Memorial Library at 8 River St. in Sidney.
The $5 fee covers supplies and is due at registration. The class will be limited to 12 students. Call 607-563-1200 for more information and to register.
PAINT LIKE BOB ROSS!
SIDNEY — Students will watch and paint along with the Golden Rays of Sunshine television episode of “Joy of Painting” with Bob Ross from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at Sidney Memorial Library at 8 River St. in Sidney. The $10 fee covers all supplies and is due at registration. The class will be limited to 12 students. Call 607-563-1200 for more information and to register.