Archive for March, 2011

Summer of Opportunity

Are you looking for a summer job?  Are you a student between the ages of 14-20 and live in the City of Rochester? Then take a peek at the Summer of Opportunity 2011.

For more information you can check out this instruction sheet.

Remember April 8 is the last day to apply for the Summer of Opportunity!

March 27, 2011 at 12:30 am

2011 Summer of Opportunity Program

What is the Summer of Opportunity Program?

It  is an employment and training program for teens ages 14-20 and who are still in high school.  You need to apply by April 8.

For more information go to the website to apply online.

Another  summer job option is  through Rochester Works called Digital Skills for Youth.  The deadline  is April 4, 2011. For more details go to Rochester Works for Youth website.

If you need any help with this just ask! We would be happy to help.


The Summer of Opportunity Application deadline is on April 8, 2011.

Digital Skills for Youth 2011 Summer Program deadline is April 4, 2011.


March 20, 2011 at 7:28 pm

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Today is St. Patrick’s Day. A day observed by the Irish to commemorate the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick.


March 17, 2011 at 12:05 am

Interesting bits

This week in history:

March 13, Uncle Sam made his debut  in 1852 as a cartoon in the New York Lantern, drawn by Frank Henry Bellew.

Albert Einstein was born on March 14, 1879 in Ulm, Germany. He was physicist who received the Nobel Prize for his work in theoretical physics. He is most well know for this: E = mc2

March 15, is know as the ides of March. In 44 B.C., the Roman emperor Julius Caesar was stabbed to death by senators who called themselves the Liberatores.  Shakespeare popularized the phrase “the ides of March” in his play Julius Caesar.



March 14, 2011 at 3:04 am

100th Anniversary

Today is the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day. The first International Woman’s Day was celebrated in 1911. International Women’s Day is a day celebrating the achievements of women and a day to address current social, economic, and political injustices.

For more information check out these websites:

March 8, 2011 at 5:59 pm

Record Store Day

When was the last time you went into a record store?

This year April 16 is Record Store Day.What is record store day? From the Record Store Day website: “This is the one day that all of the independently owned record stores come together with artists to celebrate the art of music.”

March 1, 2011 at 9:00 am

Maplewood Hours

MONDAY: 11:30 am - 7:00 pm TUESDAY: 11:30 am - 7:00 pm WEDNESDAY: 11:30 am - 7:00 pm THURSDAY: 11:30 am - 7:00 pm FRIDAY: 11:30 am - 5:30 pm SATURDAY: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
March 2011