WRFI Community Radio is proud to sponsor Seneca Lake Academy, a free public event to explore the natural and cultural history of Seneca Lake and its environs.  To be held on Saturday, February 28, in Montour Falls (Schuyler County), with free classes from 9am-5pm, followed by a community dinner (Schuyler 4-H fundraiser) at 6pm and an open-mic evening.

Classes (like none you ever took in school) will be offered by a dynamic group of knowledgeable and passionate teachers on a variety of subjects relevant to better understanding Seneca Lake and its unique natural and cultural history. The Seneca Lake Academy is an exploration of things that make Seneca Lake and the Finger Lakes region a place that inspires us and a place that people want to live and visit.

Earth Arts of Ithaca will be providing parallel programming for younger children…also at no charge! So bring the whole family!

Sponsored by Finger Lakes Institute, Finger Lakes Land Trust, Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association, The Wetland Trust and WRFI Community Radio.

Pre-registration will likely be required. Send an e-mail to adriannalouise [at] gmail.com for notification when registration opens and updates on event details as they develop, including any weather-related changes.

A community dinner prepared with locally sourced ingredients will follow the event (a fundraiser run by Schuyler 4-H to support programming for local clubs)

An open-mic evening will follow the dinner (free and open to the public).