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Download the Event Flier - Summer 2013
Remember, pre-registration is required for all ETS events!
6th - 12th Graders (2013-14)
Campus Visit/Weather Station
Penn State University/Main Campus (PSU)
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Join us for a trip to Happy Valley!
Visit the Earth and Mineral Sciences Museum and Art Gallery.
The collection totals more than 22,000 specimens of minerals, glasses, ceramics, metals, old mining and scientific equipment, archaeological artifacts, and more.
A tour of the Penn State Campus and an informational session will be included.
For more information on PSU, visit their website at www.psu.edu. As campus visitation trips include meetings with Admissions personnel,
students are advised to dress appropriately.
The trip will end with a visit to the Berkey Creamery.
Lunch provided by PSU.
A signed permission form is required and students must pre-register
by calling 1-888-533-6487 (toll free) or 393-2071.
ETS bus will depart from Sears, Cranberry Mall at 6:45am.
ETS bus will depart from JC Penney, Clarion Mall at 7:30am.
ETS bus will return to JC Penney, Clarion Mall at 5:00pm.
ETS bus will return to Sears, Cranberry Mall at 5:45pm.
A parental permission form must reach ETS by Thursday, June 20, 2013.
Send to ETS, 840 Wood Street, Clarion University of PA,
219 Ralston Hall, Clarion, PA 16214-1232.
6th - 12th Graders
Tuesday, July 2, 2013
9:00am - 2:00pm
(Lunch will be provided.)
VisionQuest Leadership Day
Join us for an exciting adventure.
Find your inner strength and work as a team while completing a ropes course.
Exceed your goals on the rock climbing wall, tightrope, and leap of faith.
(SMART is sponsored in part by Venango Human Services Fund of Bridge Builders Community Foundations.)
This is a re-scheduled event. Students on the original list will be given the opportunity to attend this activity.
If seats become available due to cancellations, we will open them up to additional students.
All students must use ETS transportation.
7:45am - Depart JC Penney, Clarion Mall
8:15am - Depart Sears, Cranberry Mall
2:45pm - Return Sears, Cranberry Mall
3:15pm - Return JC Penney, Clarion Mall
6th - 12th Graders (2013-14) - Families welcome, too!
Saturday, August 10, 2013
5:00pm - 10:00pm
Star Party 2013 will take place at the observatory at
Two Mile Run Park near Franklin.
This event began in 1994 and is an annual event by the
Oil Region Astronomical Society.
If you have a telescope or binoculars, bring them along!
Dinner for ETS participants will be provided.
ETS bus will depart from JC Penney, Clarion Mall at 3:30pm.
ETS bus will depart from Sears, Cranberry Mall at 4:00pm.
ETS bus will return to Sears, Cranberry Mall at 10:30pm.
ETS bus will return to JC Penney, Clarion Mall at 11:00pm.
Pre-registration is required by calling 1-888-533-6487 (toll free) or 393-2071.
A parental permission slip must reach ETS by Friday, August 2, 2013.
Send to ETS, 840 Wood Street, Clarion University of PA, 219 Ralston Hall, Clarion, PA 16214-1232.
To register for any of these events, please call Educational Talent Search at 814-393-2071 or 1-888-533-6487 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
ETS is sponsored by the US Department of Education and programs are free of charge to all participants.