24 FRIDAY

Live Entertainment

BETWEEN THE BUNS, 6 Elm St., Potsdam; Alex Vangellow “Mac & Me”; 7:30-10 p.m.

THE COACH TAVERN, 3 Main St., Norfolk; live band or DJ, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; info: 384-8998.

OGDENSBURG AMVETS POST 19, 215 Ford St., Ogdensburg; karaoke w/ Susie Q and The Agitator.

AMVETS POST 262, State Hwy. 56, Colton, live entertainment; 7-11 p.m.; info: 262-2507.

DEKALB JUNCTION AMVETS POST 11, 4348 Rt. 11. Karaoke with Larry, 8 p.m.-midnight.

GRAN-VIEW RESTAURANT, Rt. 37, Ogdensburg, The Ramsey Duo, Joe & Ken Ramsey, guitar & piano, 7-10 p.m.

BLACK LAKE TAVERN, 4448 County Rt. 6, Ogdensburg, WD-40 Plus (with Wanda & Dianna), 5-8 p.m.

THE OLE SMOKEHOUSE, 3512 CR Rt. 14, Madrid, Lacey Stoddard, 8-11 p.m.

WAYSIDE TAVERN, Russell; guest DJ; 9 p.m.-2 a.m.

RUSTY WHEEL, 32 Willow St., Massena, karaoke, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.

THE COACH TAVERN, 3 Main St., Norfolk, DJ, 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

HOTEL NADEAU, 43 Andrews St., Massena, DJ

MCDUFF'S, 59 Market St., Potsdam; live DJ, 11 p.m.

SATCH’S, 1156 Ct. Rt. 17, Russell; live entertainment; 8 to 11 p.m.

Theater

‘BACK OF THE THROAT,’ Performing Arts Center’s Proscenium Theater, SUNY Potsdam; 7:30 p.m.; challenges us to consider the perceptions we have about identity, individual rights and both foreign and domestic policy; tickets $15 for general admission, $10 for faculty, staff and students; purchase at 267-2277, www.cpspotsdam.org, or visit the box office, located in the Performing Arts Center lobby.

‘ALICE ISN’T ALL THERE,’ St. John’s Conservatory Theater, 2nd floor St. John’s Parish House, off corner of Franklin & Knox streets, O’burg; 7 p.m. curtain; spoof of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland;” 90 mins.; $15 suggested donation @ door, $10 online, aliceisntallthere.brownpapertickets.com.

Community Events

STORYTIME, Hepburn Library, Waddington; toddlers, ages 3-5, 10 a.m.; no registration required; info: wadlib@ncls.org or 388-4454.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME, Norwood Public Library. 1 Morton St.; 10:30 a.m.; books, rhymes, songs, and more for preschoolers and their families; call 353-6692 for more information.

STEP BY STEP HAUNTED HOUSE, O’burg Mall, 101 Ford St.; 5-10 p.m.; scenes from well-known horror movies, shows; $3; refreshments for sale at exit.

THE LANDING, Teen gathering w/ music, fellowship, teen topics, snacks; 6-9 p.m.; for ages 9-17; Life In His Arms Community Church, 1952 SR 11C, N. Lawrence; info: Michele Parker, mparker9660@outlook.com or Melissa Snyder, 250-1281.

KIDS HALLOWEEN PARTY, O’burg, Remington Museum Kids Place; 3-6 p.m.; ages 2-11; $3/child; costume contest, food, games, playtime, crafts, more.

BINGO, Marine Corps League Bingo, 166 Maple Street, Massena, doors open at 5 p.m., games begin at 7 p.m.

FRIED HADDOCK DINNER, Ogdensburg Amvets, 308 Isabella, 4-7 p.m., $8.50, baked potato, French fries, macaroni and cheese, cole slaw, dinner roll, desserts available at extra cost, deliveries available to the Towers and correctional facilities, reservations appreciated, info: 393-6140.

FREE TURKEY DINNER, Brasher United Methodist Church, 2 S. Church St.; 5-6 p.m.

QUAD TOWN SENIORS PEDRO CARD PARTY, LBSH dining room; 7 p.m.; $1; public welcome; bring a snack to pass.

CANTON-POTSDAM SCHOOL MERGER DISCUSSION, SUNY Canton, Miller Center’s Kingston Theater; 4 p.m.; superintendents of Canton, Potsdam districts to discuss finding of recently completed merger study; will include Q&A.

JUSTICE FOR GARRETT ‘BALLOONS TO HEAVEN.’ Balloons sold at Potsdam High School gym entrance, 4:30 p.m., to benefit A.A. Kingston Middle School mentor program; balloon release, 5:30 p.m., from Garrett Phillips Memorial Park benches, in memory of the popular middle-schooler murdered three years ago.

COMMUNITY GALLERY PROJECT ART WALK, Downtown Potsdam businesses; 5-7 p.m.; free self-guided walking tour will include sites marked by bright yellow signs with the “Community Gallery Project” logo.; many exhibits will be on display through the winter, and all artwork is available for purchase through SLC Arts; for a full list of exhibit sites, contact 265-6860 or visit www.slcartscouncil.org.

FREE MAMMOGRAMS, Canton-Potsdam Hospital; 5-9 p.m.; for underinsured and uninsured women age 40-64; appointments: 261-4760.

CABBAGE ROLL DINNER, Canton VFW, Gouverneur St.; 4 p.m.-sold out; $8/adults, $7/seniors, $6/ages 5-12, free/<age 5, >age 90.

WIC CLINIC, Canton, North Country Family Health Ctr., 3 Remington Ave.; 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; info: 386-8128.

SKIRTS’N’FLIRTS, square dancing with live caller, 7:30 – 10 p.m., Banford Elementary cafeteria, 99 State St., Canton; beginners and experienced dancers welcome; Info: 315-543-2175 or 315-287-0384.

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

FREE FRIDAY DINNER, Canton's Grace Episcopal Church, 9 East Main St., 4:30-6 p.m.; restaurant-style meal; takeouts available; public welcome; info: 386- 3714.

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME, Norwood Public Library; 10:30 a.m.; stories, rhymes, activities for preschoolers; info: 353-6692.

FISH FRY, O’burg K of C, 721 Hasbrouck St.; 4:30-7 p.m.; menu: eep-fried or baked haddock, shrimp, clams, chicken nuggets, macaroni and cheese, baked potatoes, French fries, cole slaw, tossed salad, soup, rolls, coffee, tea; $9.50/adults, $8/ >age 64, $5/ ages 5-12, free/ <age 5; takeout; info: 393-7990 or 394-1008.

Recreation/Sports

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL CLASS C PLAYOFFS, Canton at OFA, Gouverneur at Potsdam, 7 p.m.

COLLEGE MEN’S SOCCER, Brockport at SUNY Potsdam, 3 p.m.

COLLEGE FIELD HOCKEY, Vassar at SLU, 4 p.m.

CANTON PAVILION SKATING, 90 Lincoln St., adults, tots, seniors, 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m.; adult hockey, 12:30-2:20 p.m.; public skating, 2:30-4 p.m.; all sessions $2 per person ages 6 and over; skate rentals $3 per pair; info: 386-3992.

PINE STREET ARENA SCHEDULE, Pine Street, Potsdam; parent-tot skating, 10-11 a.m.; open hockey, noon-1:30 p.m.; public skating, 1:45-3:45 p.m.; skate rentals $3 per pair per session; info: Potsdam Recreation Office, 265-4030.

MARKET LANES BOWLING, 144 Market Street, Potsdam; open bowling, 5 p.m.-1 a.m.; cosmic bowling, 9 p.m.-close.

SQUARE DANCING, Banford school, Canton; 7 p.m.; first 3 nights free; info: 287-0384 or 543-2175.

Support Groups

AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETINGS, 8 p.m., Waddington Municipal Building, Lincoln Avenue; 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 p.m.

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