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Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES is inviting members of the public to attend two upcoming open houses for its technical centers in Jefferson and Lewis Counties 

The Howard G. Sackett Technical Center, 5836 State Route 12, Glenfield, NY 13343, will be holding its Open House on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. The Open House will take place at both the technical center and at the Lewis County-JCC Extension Center, 7395 E Rd, Lowville, NY 13367, which houses the both the Engineering & Design and Heavy Equipment programs.

The Charles H. Bohlen, Jr. Technical Center, 20104 State Route 3 Watertown, NY 13601, will be holding its Open House on Wednesday, October 19, from 5:30 pm- 7:30 pm. 

The Open Houses provide an opportunity for parents, prospective students, and members of the community to see the educational opportunities that are available for both high school students and adults. Join us for an evening to explore and discover the career waiting for you through Career and Technical Education (CTE). Instructors for all of our courses will be available to answer questions. Various displays will be featured throughout the center. College and military representatives will be in attendance.  

Refreshments will also be served courtesy of the Culinary Arts program.  

For more information on the BOCES CTE program, visit