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MADRID DAM MUSIC SERIES, Jeni Reed, with family and guests, solos and duets, 2-4 p.m., Madrid Community Center. Donations accepted; info: 265-2047.

Community Events

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT-BREAKFAST, Brier Hill Fire Dept.; 8 a.m.-noon; $8, free/<5; more info: 528-0166.

PANCAKE BREAKFAST, NNCS Class of 2017 All Night Party Committee, starting at 8 a.m, Raymondville community hall. $7; children 5 and younger eat free.

MORLEY HISTORY GROUP, Morley Library, 2 p.m.; informal group to share stories, photos, memorabilia about the community; info: 379-9863, [email protected].

PANCAKE BREAKFAST, Heuvelton Fire Department, 95 State St., 7-11 a.m.; pancakes, french toast, eggs to order, bacon, sausage, hash browns, toast, juice, coffee; adults, $7; children, $4.

CHILDREN & FAMILY SERVICES, Grace Episcopal Church, 9 East Main St., Canton; 9-10 a.m.; info: 386-3714.

SILENT PRAYER, MEDITATION, Potsdam Presbyterian Church, corner of Elm & Leroy streets; 9:15-9:45 a.m.; room 2 in community ctr. behind church.

ACUPUNCTURE, Instructor Michael Ayotte; 12:30-3:30 pm; $25, Trillium Ctr., 25 Market St, Potsdam; info:


HIGH SCHOOL BOYS HOCKEY, Webster-Schroeder at St. Lawrence Central, 1 p.m.

SAINTS SKATE EVENT, from 1-2:30 p.m. in Appleton Arena, Canton. St. Lawrence University hockey players will be on hand to skate with children; hot chocolate served, items raffled; sponsored by the Friends of St. Lawrence Hockey.

WINTER FAMILY DAY, Indian Creek Nature Center, CR 14, Rensselaer Falls; skiing, snowshoeing, animal tracking, bird watching, play time, fire, cocoa, more; info and times: Ann at 379-1383.

PUBLIC SKATING AT CANTON PAVILION, Lincoln Street, 3-4:50 p.m. Ages 5 & under free, 6 & up $2. Skate rentals $3.

PIYO W/ ANGELA BURKE, Northern Physical Therapy, O’burg; 10 a.m.; fee; more info: [email protected].

MARKET LANES BOWLING, 144 Market St., Potsdam; open bowling, noon – 10 p.m.; cosmic bowling, 2-4 p.m.; special: 7-10 p.m., $10 per hour per lane for up to five people; info: 265-9210.

COMMUNITY MEDITATION, Trillium Ctr., 25 Market St., Potsdam; 7-7:30 p.m.; $5-10; info:

PUBLIC SKATING, Pine Street Arena, Potsdam, 12:30-2 p.m..; rental skates available for $3 per pair; info: 265-4030.

ADULT OPEN HOCKEY, Pine Street Arena, Potsdam, 8:15-9:15 p.m. $3 per skater.

Support Groups

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 10 a.m., Canton-Potsdam Hospital rehab unit, 20 Cottage St., Potsdam, 261-5954; St. James Church, Gouverneur, 9 a.m.; South Colton Community Ctr., 10:30 a.m.; Canton United Methodist Church, 7 p.m.; Trinity Episcopal Church, Potsdam, 7 p.m.;

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