SOCIAL MEDIA IN BUSINESS SEMINAR
We hope that all local business leaders will join us on Monday, February 25 for two free seminars to help local businesses make better use of social media. Both programs will be held in the Vermilion High School library. These seminars are sponsored by Main Street Vermilion, Vermilion Chamber of Commerce and Vermilion Schools.
Program One, starting at 8:00 AM, is titled “How Do I Use Social Media in My Business”, Vermilion Schools Technology Coordinator Shawn Bergman will discuss how businesses can use social media daily, how to delegate social media and how to be a better listener.
Program Two will start at 7:00 PM, and is titled “Using Social Media to Keep and Capture New Customers”. Christopher Scully, founder of V-AllTech, will offer business owners ideas on how to expand their online presence, the online footprint, how to target and acquire new customers, and how to use social media for customer retention.
Please RSVP to Dick Zanglin at 967-4497 or Vermilion Chamber of Commerce at 967-4477 if you are planning to attend.
WEST SHORE CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS – 7TH GRADE BOYS BASKETBALL
Congratulations to Coach Craig Bennett and the entire 7th grade Boys Basketball team for winning the West Shore Conference championship this year in a hard fought 35-33 victory over Bay Village.
The Sailors had to withstand a furious rally and some hot shooting by Bay, but prevailed with great defense and timely scoring by Joby Pfeil and Ethan Habermehl.
VHS HALL OF FAME INDUCTION
We enjoyed a wonderful induction ceremony for our most recent class of VHS Hall of Fame Inductees. This year’s inductees were Amy Backus, Mark Fowler, Larry Howell, Paul Mentis, Dr. Terry Owen and Frank Stiglin. You can read more about these extraordinary individuals at www.vermilionschools.org, or elsewhere in this edition of the Photojournal.
VHS CHOSEN AS FOX 8 “COOL SCHOOL”
Vermilion High School was chosen as the WJW FOX 8 “Cool School” for the week of February 11, 2013. Reporters from the news station came to VHS on Wednesday and Thursday to interview our staff and student. Like us on Facebook to see the video, or check it out at one of the following links: http://www.vermilionschools.org/vnews/display.v/SEC/High%20School or http://fox8.com/2013/02/04/cool-schools-vote-here-16/
“TOOLS FOR YOUR PARENTING TOOLKIT” SEMINAR
This FREE 7 week program for parents, grandparents or other caregivers with children under the age of 10 years old is being offered by Bayshore Counseling in cooperation with the MH&R Board of Erie County. Through the use of vignettes, handouts and parent-to-parent discussion concerns common to all parents will be discussed. Topics include:
· Improving your relationship with your child
· Getting children to mind
· Discipline techniques
· Problem solving
· The importance of play
· Improving communication
The program will be held from 4:00 to 6:30 PM on consecutive Wednesdays, March 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17, and 24. Classes will be held at North Point Educational Service Center/ Compass Academy, 318 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. There is no cost for the program and dinner will be provided. Child care will be provided for children of participants.
To register and ask questions regarding this program, please contact: Donna Kelley, Parent Educator from Bayshore Counseling at (419) 626-9156 or 1-(800)-686-0088.