Tuesday, August 10 at
7:00 pm—Armchair Travel Event:
Southeast Alaska: The Inside Passage with Carrie DiRisio
Relax and visit Alaska as you watch a slideshow and learn interesting facts about Southeast Alaska . Carrie DiRisio, an Olean High School graduate and a junior Finance major from St. Vincent College (SVC) in Latrobe, PA recently returned from an Alaskan trip organized by the St. Vincent College Office of Campus Ministry.
At the invitation of Bishop Edward Burns, Bishop of Juneau, St. Vincent College Campus Ministry sponsored an eight-day service trip to work in the Diocese of Juneau.
The students worked at parishes and missions in Juneau and Skagway, and visited the Shrine of Saint Therese, the Patron of Alaska.
The students also had the opportunity to interact with the local residents and visit historical sites.
The Olean Public Library is located at 134 North Second Street, Olean, NY. For more information please call the reference desk at (716) 372-0200 or visit the website at http://www.oleanlibrary.org. This event is free and open to the public.