2013 Summer Institute
There are a limited number of spots available so register early.
2013 Quilt Raffle
Each year, a quilt is begun at the Sagamore Summer Institute to raise funds for the Barry H. Hopkins student scholarship. The quilt contains a collection of blocks made by the participants of the Sagamore Institute. Monica Czernecki Shor does the final quilt assembly. Raffle tickets are available for purchase at the Annual Conference and other events throughout the year. A winner's name is drawn at the June Board of Trustees meeting.
NYSATA Summer Institute 2013
NYSATA 21st Annual Summer Institute
This professional development week offers over 45 hours of hands-on workshops based on the NYS Learning Standards & the new Common Core Learning Standards, as well as stimulating discussions. Give creative license to your inner spirit as we delve into monoprinting, paper sculpture, book structures, Eco Art, and calligraphic scape painting.
This year’s staff includes Outdoor Education Association’s Wayne Fisher & George Steele, and keynote speaker Jonathan Woodard.
The Adirondack State Park provides a perfect setting for a week of total immersion. Sagamore also presents educational tours, 20 miles of hiking trails, a private lake for swimming and canoeing, with many nearby museums and galleries. sleeping accommodations are in beautiful authentic historic buildings. This national landmark dating from 1897, built by W. W. Durant, was the summer retreat of the Alfred G. Vanderbilt family for over 50 years. Buffet style meals are prepared by Sagamore’s chef and served in the paneled dining hall that overlooks Sagamore Lake.
See www.sagamore.org for more information on Camp Sagamore.
Institute package registration includes lodging, instruction, some materials, meals and certificate of participation.
Members: $830 (Late registration $880)
Balance due by June 1.