Potsdam-based SOAR canceling activities for rest of spring 2020 semester
POTSDAM -- SOAR, Lifelong Learning in the North Country, has cancelled all activities for the rest of the Spring 2020 semester.
There will be no refunds of class fees for members who joined in the Fall of 2019. Those who joined the organization this Spring will receive refund checks in the amount of $75, the membership fee.Although the annual meeting, held during the Spring luncheon, is cancelled, the SOAR Board is considering holding an email poll sent to the membership as a means of electing officers and board members and for approving the 2020-2021 budget. The board is hopeful that members will participate in an effort to meet the required quorum. Members will be informed of this event at a later date, said a press release from the organization.
Plans for the Fall 2020 semester of classes are already in the works, reports the organization. Sept. 7 is the expected start date, and various committee members are carrying out the necessary preparations to bring to the membership a full range of courses.