Members of Potsdam’s SOAR lifelong learning program recently honored naturalist lecturer John McDonald with the 2019 Leon LeBeau SOARing Educator Award. McDonald travels worldwide and spends summer and fall in St. Regis Falls. Here he is shown with some of the acquaintances he speaks about at SOAR programs. There is more info at www.soarnorthcountry.org. Photo from Lyn Swaford.