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The Susquehanna Chapter meets once a month on the third Wednesday in the evening. Most meetings are held at the Elm Park United Methodist Church rooms at 401 Chestnut Street in Oneonta starting at 6 P.M.with a covered dish supper. For those not attending the supper, the program starts at 7 P.M. And it is followed by the business meeting. All interested persons may attend a meeting, both members and non-members. Your executive committee, wishing to reduce our carbon footprint, encourages members from outside Oneonta to carpool to meetings and activities.


Feb 21, Regular meeting at 6 p.m at Elm Park UMC, 401 Chestnut Street. - This will be our Soup and Chili supper. Bring something to share. URGENT REQUEST - Give Jean Seroka a call @ 988-7007 and let her know what you want to bring or to get suggestions.
Dr. Taylor Hollist, “E.M.Escher, His Art and Influence.” Dr. Hollist, retired Professor of Mathematics at SUCO, will give a slide presentation about the work of Dutch graphic artist M. C . Escher (1898-1972). Dr. Hollist will talk about where Escher got ideas for his impossible objects; how he made periodic patterns of animal figures to get illustrations of translation, rotation, and reflection symmetry. We will learn why those in the physical sciences were the first admirers of Escher's work.

Mar 21 - Carol Saggese, “A Year of Local Wild Flowers.” Artist and photographer Carol Saggese has a wonderful eye for the interesting, unusual, and beautiful in the subjects she photographs. This will be our annual Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner. Don’t bring anything unless you’ve been asked to bring a specific item. Others can contribute a small amount toward expenses.

April 18 - Dr. Tyra Olstad, an Assistant Professor of Geography and Environmental Sustainability at SUCO, will give a program on Stewardship in the Adirondacks High Peaks.

May 16 - Robert Mooney, an experienced apiarist will talk about honeybees.