Tween and Teen Events in Townsend, Massachusetts

The Journey Tween and Teen group is organizing several special events with a Harry Potter Theme through June and July in honor of the new book coming out. Join us for HP themed science, math, art, history and more! Our events will culminate with a special HP fan fest that our group will run as a community service project. We invite New Hampshire and Massachusetts homeschoolers ages 11 and up to join us for one or all the events. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AS SPACE IS LIMITED – PLEASE EMAILTOWNSENDBROOKLINEHOMESCHOOL@GMAIL.COM .

Volunteers Needed to Work With Horses in Therapy Program

UpReach Therapeutic Equestrian Center in Goffstown is a 501 (c) 3 organization dedicated to improving the physical, emotional, and psychological well-being of individuals with and without disabilities by partnering with the power of the horse. Each week, UpReach serves 90 students with the valued assistance of over 130 volunteers.

VLACS Parents Facebook Group

There is a new Facebook group for parents who use VLACS, or are interested in more information about it here in New Hampshire. For anyone interested the link is https://www.facebook.com/groups/609677935847846/ .This group is for any VLACS parents, whether part time, full time, middle school, high school and for those who have questions about VLACS. VLACS' offices gave their "thumbs up" for this group to start and any questions that we cannot answer will be sought out through them to insure accuracy.

Online eStart Courses for College Credit

Registration for the Fall 2016 eStart semester is now open; courses begin on August 29. This is a good opportunity for students to enhance their educational experience and get an early and affordable start on their college careers.

Financial assistance is available for eligible students; visit http://www.ccsnh.edu/estart/scholarshipfinancial-aid.

Statistics (MATH251C) is offered at 50% the normal tuition cost.

Object Oriented Programming (CIS112G), a new course this fall, can be counted towards a Programming Certificate.

Volunteers Needed to Work with Horses and Clients in Equine Therapy

Back in the Saddle Equine Therapy Center in Hopkinton has volunteer opportunities for homeschoolers age 14 and up to work with horses and our clients with disabilities. We offer lessons Tuesdays through Saturdays, and have a need for people able to lead a horse, or side-walk next to clients while they are riding. Also have opportunities for junior volunteers to work with our horses in morning or evening chores.