19 FRIDAY

Live Entertainment

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.

Community Events

LIGHTS ON THE RIVER, Lisbon Beach, SR37; drive-through viewing of ~75 X-mas light displays; free admission; non-perishable food, cash donations accepted for local food pantries.

VISIT WITH SANTA, St. Lawrence Centre, Massena; noon-8 p.m.

NORWOOD-NORFOLK KEY CLUB GIFT WRAPPING, St. Lawrence Centre, Massena; former Game Stop; 4-9 p.m.

CHRISTMAS SERVICE, Brick Chapel Church, 5501 CR 27, Canton; 7 p.m.; Santa will appear; if you would your child to receive a gift from Santa, bring a wrapped gift to be placed under the tree for Santa to hand to your child

FREE COMMUNITY DINNER, United Methodist Church, 2 South Church St., Brasher Falls; 5-6 p.m.; menu: scalloped potatoes, ham casserole.

CHRISTMAS CAROLING, Meet @ Massena Better Living Ctr., 105 N. Main St.; 6:30 p.m.; refreshments afterward; info: 714-4038 or 528-8921.

WIC CLINIC, Norfol k, Hepburn Library, 1 Hepburn St.; 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

CANTON WINTER FARMERS MARKET, Presbyterian Church; 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Recreation/Sports

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS HOCKEY, Thousand Islands at St. Lawrence, 6 p.m.; Canton at Bellows Free Academy, Franklin Acacdemy at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake, 7 p.m.; Saranac at Norwood-Norfolk, 8:15 p.m.

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS HOCKEY, Canton at Salmon River, 6 p.m.; St. Lawrence at Oswego, 7 p.m.

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL, St. Lawrence at Parishville-Hopkinton, General Brown at Morristown, 7:15 p.m.

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL, St. Lawrence at Parishville-Hopkinton, Edwards-Knox at Clifton-Fine, 5:30 p.m.; Morristown at Hammond, Heuvelton at Hermon-DeKalb, Salmon River at F.A., Potsdam at Gouverneur, OFA at Massena, Brushton-Moira at Canton, 7:15 p.m.; Lowville at Harrisville, 8 p.m.; Kenmore East at Massena, 8:15 p.m.

NRA HOME FIREARM SAFETY COURSE, Canton fire station, 77 Riverside Dr.; 4 p.m.; 4 hrs.; no gun range training; skills include safe handling, unloading different firearms, cleaning, care, storage; $50, materials not included; pre-register, more info: 323-4691 or elitetrainingcompany@gmail.com.

CANTON PAVILION SKATING, Adult, teen, senior skating 11 a.m.-12:20 p.m.; adult hockey 12:30-2:20 p.m.; youth and teen hockey, 2-4:30 p.m.

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

PINE STREET ARENA, Pine Street, Potsdam; parent-tot skate, 10-11 a.m.; open hockey, noon-1:30 p.m. public skating, 1:45-2:45; p.m.; skate rentals $3 per pair per session; for ice rental times/info: call 265-4030.

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.

GOUVERNEUR BREASTFEEDING MOM’S CAFÉ, Discuss and learn about breastfeeding, snacks provided; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Gouverneur Activity and Learning Center, Cambry Courts off Rt. 11; info: Britny, 804-1724.

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