WPOC Workshops

The following orienteering workshops, presentations or education experiences are scheduled for 2018.  Those that are open to the public are noted; others are to address special groups.  These activities are almost always FREE for the participants; any cost is noted below.  Workshops are teaching experiences in which the use of Map and Compass are taught and an orienteering exercise of some sort follows.  As the year goes on, more workshops will be added to this table; check at  www.wpoc.org/workshops.htm.  To see the workshops that were presented last year, click here
 
 
Date Time Location Activity Audience Presenter
Feb 22 12:00-3:00 & 4:00-7:00 Mt Aloysius College Promotion College & school students + public J. Wolfe
Mar 9 1:30 - 3:00 Johnstown Christian School Presentation & instruction (15) School Students J. Wolfe
Apr 22 11:00 - 2:00  Deer Lakes Park  Orienteering instruction for all skill levels (88), see details Open to the public  J. Logan
May 5 Camp Baker Showing how to teach map & compass to scout leaders (19) BSA leaders J. Livingston
May 6 10:00 - 3:00 pm  Keystone State Park Promotion Open to the public J. Wolfe
May 23 1:40 - 2:20 pm Saints Peter & Paul School Map exercise, part of WOD (25) 2nd graders J. Livingston
May 24 1:00 - 2:20 pm Saints Peter & Paul School Map exercise, part of WOD (16) Kindergarteners J. & E. Livingston
May 25 1:30 - 2:20 pm Saints Peter & Paul School Map exercise, part of WOD (15) 3rd graders J. Livingston
May 25 1:30 - 2:20 pm Saints Peter & Paul School Map exercise, part of WOD (17) 1st graders E. Livingston
Jun 11 1:00 pm Heritage Reservation Teaching map & compass to staff at reservation (9) BSA staff J. Livingston
Jun 12 6:00 pm Camp Allegheny Teaching map & compass to camp staff (110) Camp Allegheny staff J. Livingston
Jun 15 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm Brady's Run Park Map hike Young girl scouts E. Livingston
Jun 15 5:30 pm - 9:00 p, Brady's Run Park Pac man challenge Girl scouts 8-12 years old J. Livingston
Jun 20 10:30 - 12:00 Keystone State Park, Kell Center Orienteering for Beginners (8) Open to the public, preregister by calling 724 668-2939 J. Wolfe
Jul 27 12:30 Keystone State Park Map & Compass instruction (19) Westmoreland Conservation School J. Livingston
July Long Lake, NY Teaching map & compass to BSA staff Sabattis Adventure Camp staff E. Livingston
August Brady's Run Park Orienteering instruction Boy Scout Troop 414 J. Livingston