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KARAOKE WITH TAMMY AND TIM, AMVETS Post 11, 4348 US Highway 11, DeKalb Junction, 7-11 p.m.

DJ JODY MONTROY, Woody’s Tavern, 803 State St., Ogdensburg, from 9 a.m.-1 a.m.

SEBA MOLNAR, JAKE WHITESELL, AND THE COLLECTIVE, 8 p.m., live jazz, McDuff’s, 59 Market St., Potsdam; cost: $10 cover.

Community Events

OGDENSBURG BOY’S AND GIRL’S CLUB ANNUAL EXPO, Golden Dome, 1100 State St.; 3-9 p.m.; $5 admission adults, $4 youth, $20 family plan; exhibits, vendors, vehicles, boats, RVs, food, live entertainment, raffles, booths, carnival games, more; info: 315-393-1241.

BILLY MARTIN’S COLE ALL STAR CIRCUS, 1 p.m., St. Lawrence Central middle school gym; cost: adult admission is $15 at the door, $10 advance; children are admitted free with an adult; Chinese acrobats, trick dogs, trapeze stars, unicyclists, comedy acts, etc.; benefits class of 2017.

FISH FRY, 4-7 p.m., VFW Post 1231 Auxiliary, at the post on Gouverneur Street, Canton; baked or fried fish, mac and cheese or French fries, cole slaw and dinner roll, desert and coffee; cost: adults $9; seniors $8, and children 6 to 12 years old, $7; seniors over 90 years old and children under 5 eat for free; take outs available; call 315-386-8953.

‘END OF SEASON’ SALE, C.O.R.C. Thrift Store, 8 Willow St., Potsdam; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; all clothing and shoes .25¢ each; info: 315-265-3940.

COOKING CLASS, Cornell Cooperative Extension at Massena Neighborhood Center, 61 Beach St., Suite 103, 1-2:30 p.m.; free; info: [email protected], 315-379-9192 ext. 252.

FISH FRY, 4-6:30 p.m., Pierrepont fire hall; menu: fried haddock, macaroni and cheese, french fries, cole slaw, roll, brownie; cost: $10; served take-out, but dining available at the hall; info: 315-386-3235 or 315-350-0075.

WIC CLINIC, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., at WIC office, 4 Commerce Lane, Canton; info: 315-386-8128.

BINGO, West Potsdam Fire Department, Blanchard Rd.; card sales 6:30 p.m., bingo 7:20 p.m.; 50/50, progressive game; food, beverages, pull tabs until 9 p.m.; info: 265-2577.

‘READ, SING, PLAY!,’ Norwood Public Library, 1 Morton St.; 10:30 a.m.; build skills needed before learning how to read; info: 353-6692.

FRIED HADDOCK DINNER, Ogdensburg Amvets, 308 Isabella St.; 4-7 p.m.; $8.50; deliveries available to Towers & prisons; reservations appreciated; info: 393-6140.

STORYTIME, Hepburn Library, Waddington; toddlers, ages 3-5, 10 a.m.; no registration required; info: [email protected] or 388-4454.

‘WATERCOLOR CIRCLE,’ TAUNY, 53 Main St., Canton; 10 a.m.-noon; watercolorists and other artists gather bringing materials and projects, to paint, consult, converse; anyone welcome; info: Camilla at 384-4289 or [email protected].

STORY HOUR, Potsdam Public Library. 10:30 a.m.

SQUARE DANCING, Skirts N Flirt Modern Western Square Dance group will hold their weekly dances on Friday nights from 6:30-9 p.m. at Banford Elementary cafeteria, Canton; all ages welcome; info: Sandy, 543-2175, or Joe, 714-2246.

FISH FRY, Pierrepont Volunteer Fire Department, 4-6:30 p.m.; fish, mac-n-cheese or fries, cole slaw, brownies; cost: $10; take-outs only.

FISH FRY, Massena AMVETS Auxiliary, 12 Andrews St., 5-7 p.m.; fried perch, mac and cheese or french fries, coleslaw, bread, dessert, coffee; cost: $11.


SHREK THE MUSICAL, 7 p.m., at Harrisville Central School.

GREASE, 7 p.m., at Edwards-Knox Central School; tickets are $7 at the door.


‘CHAIR YOGA WITH ELLIE BEELER,’ Stafford Fitness Center, SLU, Canton; 9:30-10:30 p.m.; 60 minutes classes twice a week costs $60.

SHUFFLEBOARD TOURNAMENT, American Legion 514, 675 State Highway 11C, Winthrop; 6 p.m.; $2 fee; winner takes all; open to anyone; info: 389-5360.

MARKET LANES BOWLING, 144 Market St., Potsdam; open bowling, 5 p.m. – 1 a.m.; cosmic bowling, 10 p.m.-close; info: 265-9210.

TRILLIUM YOGA CENTER CLASSES, 25 Market St., Potsdam: HATHA & YIN, Terry de la Vega, 9:00-10:15am. Most classes: class card or $15 drop-in, more info:

NORTHERN PHYSICAL THERAPY WORKOUTS, O’burg; Silver Sneakers & range of motion w/ Lori, 9-10 a.m.; Silver Sneakers cardio circuit w/ Lori, 10-11 a.m.; Zumba w/Jules, 6-7 p.m.; Zumba w/Nicole, 7-8 p.m.; info: 393-2024.

‘YOGA AND SOCIAL JUSTICE WITH SARAH HARRIS, The Yoga Loft, 17 Main St., Canton; 4-5 p.m.; $15 for drop-in or use class card; info: [email protected].

Support Groups

AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETINGS, 8 p.m., Waddington Municipal Building, Lincoln Ave.; Office for Aging Center, Business Park Rd. off Rt. 37, Hogansburg.

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, 8:30 a.m., Massena Community Center, 61 Beach St.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, Trinity Episcopal Church, Potsdam, noon; Presbyterian Community Center, Potsdam, 8 p.m.; Knapp’s Station Community Church, 8 p.m.

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, Canton-Potsdam Hospital rehab unit, 20 Cottage St., 7:30 a.m.