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Community Events

LABOR DAY PARADE, State Street, Heuvelton, 1 p.m. parade, noon lineup, 12:30 p.m. float judging; shuttle between Heuvelton Central School and parade lineup field from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

ICE CREAM AND MAGIC SHOW, Heuvelton United Methodist Church, 31 Lisbon St., noon until gone; magic show featuring Cubby the Clown 2 p.m., benefit for church's food pantry.

CHICKEN BARBECUE, AMVETS Post 1997, 107 State St., Heuvelton, 2 p.m. until gone; post-parade barbecue; $9 adults, $5 children.

LOW BUDGET FILMMAKING WORKSHOP, Canton, location and time TBA; "Making a horror masterpiece in rural New York" workshop led by filmmakers of "Here Alone"; free for local college students; general public welcome with nominal admission fee;

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.

LAWRENCEVILLE FIRE DEPT. & AUXILIARY BREAKFAST, 7:30 a.m.-noon @ fire hall, CR 54; adults $7, seniors $6, under 12 $4, free under age five; ham, sausage, home fries, eggs, pancakes w/ maple syrup, biscuits w/ sausage gravy, fruit, toast, beverages; takeouts available.

FLEA MARKET, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Ogdensburg Odd Fellows Hall, Rt. 37; free; info: 394-9135.

ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN SERVICES, 10 a.m.; SUNY Potsdam campus; park w/out sticker in lots 20 & 25; call or email for location: or 771-7579.

CANTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH YOUTH GROUP, 3-5 p.m.; grades 7-12; talk, food, games; info: Rev. Michael Terrell 386-4500 or


AMERICAN RACING MOWERS ASSOCIATION LAWN MOWER RACES, Septic Raceway, Lisbon Street, Heuvelton, after the parade; sponsored by Heuvelton Volunteer Fire Department; $5.

ANNUAL 3D TROPHY SHOOT, Norfolk Rod & Gun Club, 53 Cemetery Road, 8-11 a.m. registration; hosted by Norfolk Archers, 36 lifelike targets for all styles; door prizes, 50/50, novelty shoots, chronograph, food and drink available; $15 adults, free for 17 and under; info: Larry Butler 769-3140.

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.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY, Christian-based program for addicts; 3-5 p.m.; 1952 St. Hwy. 11C, North Lawrence; info: 755-5880.


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