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 28 Friday

Music

2-DAY BARK-APALOOZA, at the Barking Dog Saloon, 495 W. Parishville Rd., Potsdam.; music Friday night and all day Saturday; tap take over by Middle Ages Brewing Company, Syracuse; live music, drink specials, give-aways.

THE GATHERING, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Friday Evening Backyard Concert Series, Chippewa Bay Community club back yard; free.

SEAN HARLEY OF CORNWALL, 9 p.m., The Club, 10 W. Orvis St., Quality Inn, Massena; no cover.

KARAOKE WITH TAMMY JOE, 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.

ALEX SMITH, 7 p.m., Russell Opera House Theater, 4 Pestle St.; free; donations at the door accepted; light refreshments available.

COUNTRY SING-OFF, 5-6 p.m., Greenbelt Park Main Stage, Ogdensburg; part of 57th Annual International Seaway Festival.

KAROKE FINALS, 6-7 p.m., Greenbelt Park Main Stage, Ogdensburg; part of 57th Annual International Seaway Festival.

J&D BAND FROM WATERTOWN, 7-9:45 p.m., Greenbelt Park Main Stage, Ogdensburg; part of 57th Annual International Seaway Festival.

KARAOKE WITH TAMMY JOE, 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.

JAZZ AND FRIENDS, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Waddington Concert Series, free, at Waddington Pavilion.

Community Events

57TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL SEAWAY FESTIVAL, Ogdensburg, events scheduled throughout the week (see specific calendar entries), carnival rides, games, craft and vendor shows, fishing derbies, canoe racing, music, food and fireworks; info: 315-393-2219, 315-393-3518, www.ogdensburgseawayfestival.org/ .

REMINGTON MUSEUM DAY, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Frederick Remington Museum, Ogdensburg; info: 315-393-2425; part of 57th Annual International Seaway Festival.

AMUSEMENTS OF AMERICA CARNIVAL RIDES, noon-11 p.m., Greenbelt Park, Ogdensburg; part of 57th Annual International Seaway Festival.

TOWN-WIDE SALES, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Cooks Corners and South Pierrepont community-wide, Buck Pond, Orebed, Selleck and Wilson roads; signs posted; info: 315-386-3286.

FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR, 10 p.m., Greenbelt Park, Ogdensburg; part of 57th Annual International Seaway Festival.

TEEN NIGHT, 7-10 p.m., Boys & Girls Club of Massena, 30 Bayley Rd.; info: [email protected].

CAMP INVENTION, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., SUNY Canton’s Richard W. Miller Campus Center; teaches problem solving, collaboration, and the use of science, technology, engineering and mathematics; week-long session; cost: $225; info, register: www.campinvention.org.

SPAGHETTI DINNER, 5 p.m., Shamrock Club Hall, 138 County Route 50, Brasher Falls; menu: spaghetti, meat sauce, tossed salad, bread, dessert and beverages; cost: $8 adults, $6 children 12 and younger; under 5 free; take-outs available.

READING PROGRAM, 10 a.m., Hepburn Library of Norfolk; programs for children of all ages; register: 315-384-3052.

PRE-K STORY SESSIONS, 11 a.m., Hepburn Library, 11 Church St., Madrid; info: https://www.hepburnlibraryofmadrid.org/ .

HISTORICAL NEWSPAPER TALK, 7 p.m., Hammond Historical Museum, 1A N. Main St.; on the Hammond Advertiser, the local weekly newspaper from 1886-1949, with Paul Sansoucy; info: 315-324-5731.

CANTON FARMERS MARKET, in Village Green at Park Street and Main Street, open from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. through Oct. 27; SNAP benefits accepted, GardenShare will double purchasing power; households without SNAP benefits but meeting income eligibility requirements may purchase $10 of farmers’ market tokens for $5 from GardenShare; details and applications: gardenshare.org.

‘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].

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.

SUMMER READING, Hopkinton Library, register at the library during normal operating hours; all ages welcome; games, crafts, prizes and drawings for reading.

MAGICIAN, Badenhausen Library, Brasher; 10 a.m.; more info: 315-389-5033.

SUMMER CRAFT, Badenhausen Library, Brasher; 11 a.m.; more info: 315-389-5033.

BOOK SALE, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Ogdensburg Public Library; info: 315-393-4325 or www.ogdlib.org.

Movies

CLASSIC MOVIES, 1:30 p.m., at the New York Power Authority’s Frank S. McCullough Jr. Hawkins Point Visitors Center auditorium, Massena; free, open to the public; info: www.nypa.gov/vc/stlaw.htm, 315-764-0226 ext. 716-6302.

Recreation/Sports

POTSDAM HUMANE SOCIETY’S 7TH ANNUAL PETS FOR VETS GOLF TOURNAMENT, Partridge Run Golf Course, Canton. Sign in at noon for 1 p.m. shotgun start. Captain and crew costs $240 per team. Registration includes golf, cart, food, chance to win prizes. Proceeds go directly to Potsdam Humane Society’s free Pets for Veterans program. Info: 315-244-1483, or 315-265-3199.

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, 6 p.m.-midnight; cosmic bowling, 10 p.m.-close; info: 265-9210.

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.

OPEN RECREATION AT NORFOLK’S ZAPPIA CENTER; basketball, table tennis, badminton, floor hockey, 6-8 p.m.

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.