Member News – May 31, 2023
Bloomsburg Library to "Chill Out"
June 2 from 5:00 - 8:00 the Bloomsburg Library will host "Chill Out! Cool Science with Liquid Nitrogen". Gasp in amazement as rubber balls shatter and ice cream is made in seconds! Learn about how temperature affects metals and gases through plenty of hands-on demonstrations. This event is in collaboration with the Science in Motion program through Bloomsburg University with Brandon Brown as the presenter.
SEDA-COG Receives $1 Million EPA Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund Grant
SEDA-Council of Governments (SEDA-COG) has been awarded a highly competitive $1 million grant from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The grant is funded by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. This award will create the opportunity to assist the SEDA-COG region by capitalizing a Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) and further expanding its already established and successful EPA Brownfields program under the SEDA-COG Community Services Division.
June 8th Dale Carnegie Webinar
This free webinar will take place on Thursday, June 8, 2023, at 8:30 a.m. EST. This program is a live webinar that offers the opportunity to ask questions and interact with the presenters. Please note this webinar is limited to the first 100 participants. Register here.
CSIU To Hold Free Trainings
Educators, First Responders, and Community Members register today for free trainings on Youth Mental Health First Aid and QPR Suicide Prevention. See a full list of dates and times here.
Hayden Power Group Lawyer Speaks at National Cybersecurity Summit
Hayden Power Group's General Counsel, Rebecca Warren, was selected through a nationally competitive search process to be a speaker at the 2023 ACC Foundation's Cybersecurity Summit, which was held May 8 and May 9 in Los Angeles, California, at UCLA's Luskin Conference Center. Warren presented on the topic: "Ransomware v. Extortionware: Evolving Threats."
Williams Regional Energy Access Project Update
The Regional Energy Access Expansion project will help ease supply constraints affecting customers in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland, providing enough natural gas supply to serve approximately 3 million homes. Learn more about the progress of this project here.
Press Enterprise to hold "Best of the Best" Contest
2023 Covered Bridge Photo Contest Returns! - Experience Columbia -Montour Counties
Each year, the Visitors Bureau holds a photo contest to produce a 550-piece puzzle featuring one of the area-covered bridges. The 2023 Covered Bridge Photo Contest runs from Saturday, April 1st through TONIGHT at midnight EST. We’re excited to see another fantastic set of entries from everyone! Click HERE to learn how to enter!
Governor's Safety Award Nominations Open
Proud of your safety and prevention program? Consider applying for the Governor's Award for Safety Excellence. Nominations are due June 1.
2nd Annual Recovery Picnic to be Held in June
Susquehanna United Way's United in Recovery program will be hosting its 2nd Annual Recovery Picnic on June 15, 11:00 am - 1:30 PM at 163 Briar Creek Lake Park Road, Berwick, PA, 18603. RSVP to the event here.
Berwick Historical Society to Host Grand Opening
June 24th will see the grand opening of the David A Sadock House in Berwick. Visit and tour the home of the Berwick Historical Society Library & Museum from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Some of the areas and displays include the Prominent Citizens of Berwick, Berwick Business, Historic Homes, ACF Military Room, Fashions of Berwick, Berwick Schools, Genealogy, and Book Room.
IMC to host Webinar Series
The Innovative Manufacturers' Center will be hosting a free four-part webinar series about attracting and retaining employees. The series starts July 25th. See full details.