HELP US PROMOTE YOUR BAND, CONCERTS AND EVENTS by emailing, faxing 315-268-8701, mailing to North Country Now, c/o North Country This Week, PO Box 975, Potsdam, NY 13676 or drop it off at our office at 19 Depot St., Potsdam.



NORWOOD VILLAGE GREEN CONCERT, downtown Norwood, Village Green; 6 p.m.; double bill featuring pianist Bill Vitek w/ Laura Brown and pianist Larry Ham and friend; jazz music; free admission; ‘pass-the hat’ donations accepted; info:

Community Events

O’BURG SEAWAY FESTIVAL, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. antique and classic car show at OBPA Park, hosted by Seaway Valley Cruisers, more info: Bill Denio 393-0916 or John MillerIII 347-3414; 10 a.m. Sunday Funday at Morrisette park (vendors); 1 p.m. duck race at Greenbelt Docks, more info: Carolyn Murdock 323-7691.

CIVIL WAR WEEKEND, Robert Moses Park, Massena; encampment open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., mock battle 1 p.m.; more info: 386-8133,,

TRI-TOWN FESTIVAL, Tractor pulls on Smith Road, Brasher Ironworks, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; fishing derby ages 1 to 15 @ Tower Pond, U.S. Route 11, 10-11 a.m.; N. Lawrence Fire Dept. chicken BBQ 11 a.m.-1 p.m., more info: 212-7794; lawnmower races behind N. Lawrence playground 1 p.m., register: 212-7794; yoga in the park @ Riverside Lawn behind arena, 2 p.m.

COLTON TOWN-WIDE GARAGE SALES, Schedules available at Colton and South Colton post offices, town hall, info centers; info: Scott Mueller at 244-9956.

CHICKEN BBQ, Marine Corps League, 166 Maple St., Massena; noon-sold out; $10, $9.50/senior citizens; takeout: 764-3134.

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.

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


LAWNMOWER RACES & CHICKEN BBQ, North Lawrence firemen’s field; 11 a.m.; races noon, $3 admission; BBQ $9, $6 chicken only; concession; takeout, delivery: 212-7794.

10TH ANNUAL MARIA SERGI MEMORIAL FUN RUN/WALK, Remington Recreation Trail, Partridge Run Golf Course, 70 Sullivan Dr., $15 fee includes t-shirt; register, 8 a.m., race, 9 a.m.; bounce house, face painting, raffles, prizes, ice cream, beverages.

IVES PARK CONCERT SERIES MINI GOLF TOURNAMENT, for 3 to 5 p.m., SwingTime Mini Golf, 7065 U.S. 11, Potsdam. $20 per pair Register at 315-274-0217. Prizes. Half of proceeds support Ives Park Concert Series. Info: Ives Park Concert Series Facebook page.

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

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.

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